May has arrived, let the Brewer Festival season begin! With that said, clear your calendar and join us next Saturday afternoon, May 14th, for the Brattleboro Brewers Festival, taking place in Southern, VT! This one-day event will feature a fun day of beer sampling, eating and live music. If you can believe it, there will be over 85 taps pouring delicious beer and cider for your drinking enjoyment. While you sip on some tasty beverages, enjoy delicious edibles from on-site food vendors including: Rigani Wood-Fired Pizza, Ro’s Petite Fête, & Taste of Thai. After you fill your belly, get down to the tunes of Vermont band ‘Blues for Breakfast‘!
There will be 33 featured brewers/Cider Makers at this festival including: Brown’s Brewing Company, Goodwater Brewery, Magic Hat, Otter Creek Brewing Company, Sam Adams, Sea Dog Brewing, Shipyard, Shmaltz Brewing Company, Woodchuck Cider, Angry Orchard Cider, Two Roads Brewing, Truly Sparkling, and many more!
Interested in buying a ticket? If you pre-purchase your ticket, the cost will be $30. On the day of the event, the cost will be $35 (Cash Only). You can purchase your online tickets here, or at the following locations: Hermit Thrush Brewery, The People’s Pint or Whestone Station Restaurant & Brewery.
A ticket to the event includes the following:
- Entrance to the Festival
- Your First 8 Sample Pours of Your Choice
- Souvenir Brattleboro Brewers Festival Tasting Glass
- Live Performances by Mister Charlie and the Blues for Breakfast Band
- A Chance to Win Some GREAT Raffle Prizes from Attending Brewers
Please note that this is a 21+ event! No one under the age of 21 will be allowed to enter the festival. This also includes designated drivers, so plan accordingly. The event will take place from 12pm-4m and will be located in the VABEC Fields at 40 University Way, off of Old Guilford Road in Brattleboro, VT.
For more information on the Brattleboro Brewers Festival, be sure to check out their Facebook page. We hope you’ll be able to join us next weekend and you all have a great time. Enjoy!