Craft Beer Festival 8-20-16

boulder craft beer festivalBoulder Craft Beer Festival in Boulder Colorado on Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 12pm to 5 pm. Don’t miss the 3rd Annual Boulder Craft Beer Festival (August 20, 2016, 1-5 p.m.).  The event brings together the best craft breweries from Boulder County and beyond for a tasting festival, offering attendees samples of Boulder’s best beer.  The festival includes music, lawn games and food for purchase.  Please note: a limited number of tickets are available, the event sold out in its first two years!

Attendees will be able to sample beer from 25 breweries (click here to view the full line-up) while enjoying live music with two-hour sets from indie-folk band The Heartstring Hunters (12:30 – 2:30 p.m.) and Chain Station (3:00 – 5:00 p.m.) high-energy, get ’em out on the dance floor string band. A number of restaurants and local food trucks will be participating in the festival with food for purchase onsite at the event.

There will also be free lawn games available for attendees including ping pong and corn hole.

This year, the Boulder Craft Beer Festival is back for round 3, and will be held on August 20, 2016 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. The event will take place in West Central Park (just West of Broadway on Canyon Blvd.)

The first ever Boulder Craft Beer Festival, in 2014, was a huge success. Since then, this iconic annual event draws thousands of beer enthusiasts in Boulder County, making it one of the largest outdoor brewing festivals in Colorado.

The event brings together 26 of the best craft breweries from Boulder County alongside New Planet Beer, offering attendees samples of Boulder’s best beers.

Attendees are sure to expand their palates as they enjoy unlimited samples from participating breweries and food from local food trucks. Screamin’ Sicilian, Suburban Wiener, Still Smokin, Cuban Fusion will be on site.

Of course, the beer festival won’t be complete without live music. This year, attendees will enjoy performances by Chain Station and The Heartstring Hunters. There will also be lawn games like corn hole and ping pong. The event is sure to delight both seasoned and new craft beer drinkers.

VIP tickets are $50 per person and General admission tickets are $35 per person. Meanwhile, tickets for designated drivers are available for only $10.
VIP tickets include early admission, specialty beer samples from participating breweries, unlimited beer samples, commemorative tasting glass, and an event hat. General admission tickets include unlimited beer samples and a commemorative tasting glass. Designated drivers, on the other hand, have a food voucher good for $10 plus unlimited non-alcoholic beverages.

Please be reminded that there are only a limited number of tickets available. Tickets get sold out every year, so we advise you to get your tickets early. To purchase tickets, you must be 21 years of age or older. Don’t forget to bring your ID on the day of the event and to stop by the New Planet Beer booth to say Hello!