Upcoming Beer Festivals – January 2017

Pouring at the Oregon Beer Festival

January 5-7, 2017

Breckenridge, CO – Big Beers, Belgians and Barleywines Festival

“The perfect combination for a Winter Wonderland getaway: A world-class beer festival in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Meet renowned brewmasters and brewery owners, taste hundreds of big, Belgian style, and experimental beers, explore beer & food pairings, and learn from an impressive array of brewmasters and industry experts over an action-packed three day weekend.

As a novice, an aficionado, or an advanced homebrewer, you can enjoy an unprecedented opportunity to discuss beer with the amazing people who make it happen. Dig in further to learn more about this little festival in the mountains that the beer industry holds in such high esteem.”

For the complete schedule and additional information, visit Big Beers, Belgians and Barleywines Festival webpage.

January 6-7, 2017

Key Largo, FL – Brew on the Bay 2017

“Rotary Club of Key Largo is hosting it’s 6th annual Brew on the Bay ending at sunset on the beautiful Florida Bay.

>Florida Keys Brewing Company’s Homebrew Competition: Friday, January 6th, 2017, Key Largo Lion’s Club, 6:00-8:00 pm. Unlimited beer sampling, appetizers and music.”

Complete information is located on Brew on the Bay 2017’s website.

January 7, 2017

San Diego, CA – San Diego Beer Fest

“The 7th annual San Diego Brew Fest returns to Liberty Station, and promising another fun filled day with beer, food trucks, and music. The event will feature dozens of local local and international craft beers, as well as San Diego’s most popular food trucks (food sold separately).

Admission is $45 for general admission (1pm to 4pm) and $55 for VIP (noon to 4pm) and include the beer tastings.

The San Diego Brew Fest’s proceeds will benefit Southern California Golden Retriever Rescue whose aim is to find loving, lifetime homes for all Southern California Golden Retrievers in need, regardless of conditions or circumstances. SCGRR will always strive to heal the sick and injured, rehabilitate the neglected and abused, and nurture the aged and unwanted until they find the perfect family who will shower them with unconditional love.”

Visit the San Diego Beer Fest webpage for ticket and event information.

January 15, 2017

Warren, RI – Rhode Island’s Winter Beer Blast

“Rhode Island’s Winter Beer Blast 2017 is the East Bay’s Largest Beer Tasting Event to take place on 1/15/17 in Warren.

This will be a great Community Event involving local businesses and awesome beer vendors from all over including many from the New England Area

Portions of the proceeds will be donated to Chefs Feeding Kids, and the Warren Armory”

Festival information is located at Rhode Island’s Winter Beer Blast’s Facebook page.

January 28, 2017

Jupiter, FL – Jupiter Craft Brewers Festival

Join us Saturday, January 28th, 2017, from 1-5 pm at the Roger Dean Stadium located in beautiful Jupiter, FL. There’s no better way to experience the ever-growing world of craft brewing. Guests will sample and savor brews from some of South Florida’s as well as the nation’s finest breweries. With paid admission and proper identification (stating you are 21 years of age or older) guests will enjoy unlimited samples of the brews. All this while listening to some of the best local entertainment around!

In the past 11 years, the festival has come a long way.  Thank you all for your support and great energy throughout.  We will once again be having Craftoberfest – where craft beer meets Octoberfest!

For all the information, visit Jupiter Craft Brewers Festival’s webpage.

January 28, 2017

Durham, NC – NC Rare & Vintage Beer Tasting

“The NC Rare & Vintage Beer Tasting (previously the Raleigh Rare & Vintage Beer Tasting) was created to provide beer enthusiasts with the ultimate experience!

Beers are poured by 50 different brewery representatives in an intimate environment, allowing attendants the opportunity to learn what makes these beers special and meet the brewers that created them. Brewers bring between 1 and 4 beers each, and in varying styles, leading to a smorgasbord that is sure to please every kind of beer connoisseur.

Much like previous years, we have large square-footage tents, in addition to an expanded outdoor area, buffet style food options, and passed hors d’oeuvres for you to pair with your beverages.”

Festival information is located at NC Rare & Vintage Beer Tasting’s webpage.