february, 2020

fri07feb7:00 pm10:00 pm2nd Annual DVFD Gala!7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Toppling Goliath Brewing CoAge:AdultCost:Fundraiser

Event Details

The 2ND ANNUAL DVFD GALA is set for FRIDAY, FEB 7TH, from 7-10 PM at Toppling Goliath Brewing Company in Decorah! Join us for live and silent auctions, raffle prizes, brewery tours, hors d’oeuvres & world-class beer!

Proceeds benefit the Decorah Volunteer Fire Department and will contribute to the purchase of a flat bottom jet drive river rescue boat with trailer! See photo in discussion area of this event page.

In addition, the proceeds from one designated live auction item (TBD) will be invested in an endowment fund. The interest from this endowment fund may be used for upkeep on the training facility or other regular maintenance needs.

Tickets are on sale now at the Decorah Fire Department. There are a limited number of tickets available, so get them while you can! Tickets are $20 each. Your ticket ensures you 1) access to the event, 2) a bidder number for raffles and live & silent auction items, 3) one free pint pour, 4) unlimited access to appetizers, and 5) entry into a Toppling Goliath prize drawing. The TG kitchen will close to the general public at 5 PM. The TG taproom will close to the general public at 6 PM. A ticket will be required after this time. You may purchase your ticket at the door ($20) the night of the event.

Auction items will be posted in the discussion area of this event page. Please check back often! New items are continually being added. You DO NOT need to be present to win silent auction items or raffle prizes. You MUST be present to purchase raffle tickets and to bid on live auction items.

Three scheduled tours will be offered throughout the evening. A sign-up sheet will be posted the night of the event. Tours are free of charge. However, free will offerings are encouraged and will benefit the Decorah Volunteer Fire Department in the purchase of a flat bottom jet drive river rescue boat.

STEAMSHIP SLIDERS – Bone-in beef round, slow-roasted with smoked pepper & rosemary rub. Freshly carved and served with slider buns and an optional horseradish cream.

PARMESAN PENNE – Penne pasta tossed in a fresh Parmesan wheel then finished with sun-dried tomato and/or basil pesto.

BRUSCHETTA – Two featured flavors including SMOKED SALMON bruschetta with whipped goat cheese, parsley and lemon zest and a TROPICAL FRUIT bruschetta featuring fresh pineapple, mango, cilantro & red onion.

CRUDITÉ – TG’s signature roasted tomato hummus with celery, carrots & garlic chili naan bread.

CHOCOLATE PETIT FOURS – Handmade individual Callebaut chocolates in four featured flavors: traditional chocolate, white chocolate, caramel pink sea salt & raspberry crème.

Draft options will include a full selection of TG brands including but not limited to Dorothy’s, Pseudo Sue, Golden Nugget, Pompeii, King Sue, Mornin’ Latte, Dragon Fandango, and many other rotational beers. We also offer Black Oak brand Chardonnay, White Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Non-alcoholic options include various Pepsi Products, Brisk Lemonade, Brisk Tea, and several Spring Grove varieties. You do not need to be 21 to attend this event. You must have an ID to purchase alcoholic beverages.


(Friday) 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Toppling Goliath Brewing Co

1600 Prosperity Road