The 3rd Annual Boulder Craft Beer Festival is on August 20, 2016. And tickets are on sale now! See below for more information. And note: this festival SOLD OUT the past 2 years, so get your tickets while you can!
Tickets for the 3rd annual Boulder Craft Beer Fest (August 20, 2016) are now on sale at BoulderCraftBeerFest.com. This year’s event will take place from 1–5 p.m. in West Central Park (west of Broadway on Canyon Boulevard). Participating craft breweries:
Asher Brewing Company, Avery Brewing, Boulder Beer, Bru Boulder, City Star Brewing, Crystal Springs,Fate Brewing Company, Finkel & Garf Craft Beer, Gravity Brewing, J. Wells, Bold Ales, Left Hand Brewing Company, Mountain Sun Pub & Brewery, New Planet Brewery, Oasis Brewing Company, LLC, Open Door Brew Co., Oskar Blues Brewery, The Post Brewing Co., Redstone Meadery, Sanitas Brewing Co., Shine Brewing Co., Twisted Pine Brewing Co., Upslope Brewing Co., Walnut Brewery, West Flanders Brewing Co., Wild Woods Brewery
The 2016 event also features two live bands: The Heartstring Hunters (12:30–2:30 p.m.) and Chain Station (3–5 p.m.). A number of food trucks will be on site, including: Cuban Fusion, Still Smokin, Suburban Wiener, pizza samples from Screamin’ Sicilian, and more. There will also be free lawn games available for attendees, including ping pong and corn hole.
A limited number of VIP tickets will be sold that includes early admission (entrance at noon), VIP-only beer samples from participating breweries and a commemorative festival hat. Advance tickets can be purchased online at BoulderCraftBeerFest.com. General admission tickets are $35 and VIP tickets purchased before the day of event are $50. There are also designated driver (DD) tickets available for $10 and include unlimited non-alcoholic beverages and a food voucher good for $10 at any of the food vendors at the event. The DD tickets must be purchased in advance. A valid photo ID for all ticketed attendees will be required. No one will be admitted without a valid photo ID. If the event does not sell out prior to August 20th, day of ticket prices will be $45 (general admission) and $60 (VIP). Additional information on day of ticket sales can be found on the event website.
Designated drivers will find a variety of parking options available. City of Boulder parking garages will be free (Saturdays and Sundays, City of Boulder garages are free year round. Learn more at Boulderparking.com). Attendees are also encouraged to consider taking alternative rides to and from the event (zTrip, public transportation and bike share). There will be a bike valet hosted by Boulder B-cycle on site (for a small fee). See website for more information.