See also: The Full Break Down on BrewFest
Update: spotramer1, and JustSaying won the tickets. See you all at BrewFest!
While scattered thunderstorms can always be a bummer, Saturday's forecast high temperature of 77 degrees has me seriously excited about this weekend's BrewFest. Weather aside, participating breweries range from corporate big bottlers like Anheuser-Busch all the way down to the little local guys like newcomer Lakewood Brewing Company.
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Other local breweries participating include Peticolas (who will hopefully drop the Velvet Hammer), Rahr, Franconia, and Deep Ellum. Tickets are on sale here for $25, but $60 will get you in an hour early and access to VIP area with liquor sampling and catered food.
Update 12:38 p.m.: Just got word from our team that the full details of the VIP package includes access to full-size brews from Alaskan Brewing Co., fully-stocked bar, complimentary food from Park Tavern & Asian Mint & The Mint, a private live DJ, Alaskan jet ski simulator ride, Tour the Crow Collections of Asian Art and more.
If you're flat-ass broke, there's still hope. We're giving away two sets of two VIP tickets right here on this blog post. All you have to do is put a comment in that comment section you guys have loved so much lately, and I'll use a random number generator to pick the winners at 5 p.m. today. Just make sure you leave an email address or a way to contact you in your comment.
It's time to get your suds on.