The American Institute of Wine & Food is dedicated to understanding and celebrating the pleasures, benefits and traditions of the table!
The Wichita Chapter, founded in 1992, as one of more than 30 chapters nation-wide, producing over 300 mission-related programs each year. Educational programming is the core of The AIWF and the vehicle for fulfilling the Institute’s mission. We also have lots of FUN!
Wichita’s chapter of The AIWF is proud to bring you the Midwest Beerfest and looks forward to furthering the mission of the institute by using proceeds to provide Culinary Scholarships for local students pursuing a career in food service.
You need not be member to attend any AIWF event, however membership is open to all! For more information about AIWF, to view future local events, or to become a member, visit our web site at; www.aiwfwichita.org or call (316) 682-5502
Midwest Beerfest Volunteer Crew
Pam Andeson - Restaurant, Chicken Wing Contest Chair
Mick Cayless – Via Christi Children’s Miracle Network
Bobbi Hansen – Vendor Chair
Mike Palmer – Beer Dinners Chair
Greg Rowe – Entry Chair
Hank Sanford – Microbrew Coordinator
Krista Thacker – T-shirts,
Rob Miller – Goebel Liquor; Reserve Room, Rob’s Picks
Sonia Vaughn, Official Photographer/Vendors
House of Schwan
Standard Beverage Corporation
AIWF Wichita Founding Chairman, Midwest Beerfest Founder and Keeper of the Web Site:
Guy Bower, host of The Good Life radio show
Website 2011 re-design by Midnight Ryder Technologies