Title: Phoenix Brewers Invitational - Get Crafty 2012
Date: December 7 & 8, 2012, noon – 10 p.m. each day, last call at 9:30 p.m. each day.
Location: Phoenix Heritage & Science Park @ 115 N. 6th Street Phoenix, AZ 85004
Description: The brewers are coming to Heritage Square! And, they’re bringing with them some of the most extraordinary lagers, ales, porters and stouts to downtown Phoenix for the inaugural Phoenix Brewers Invitational – Get Crafty 2012.
The Phoenix Brewers Invitational provides the Arizona craft beer scene and the city of Phoenix with a signature event to help generate awareness of our developing craft beer culture. Situated in the heart of downtown Phoenix, it is an ideal venue. The festival will showcase the heat and soul of Arizona's active craft beer community and scores of award-winning beers.
Benefiting the Beer for Brains Foundation, the Phoenix Brewers Invitational will feature more than 60 craft breweries, live entertainment, beer-related vendors, beer memorabilia, home brewing demonstrations and a wide variety of local foods from some of Arizona’s best food trucks. For minors and designated drivers, there will be a craft root beer garden offering complimentary handcrafted sodas.
Additional Info/Tips: This is a rain or shine event; no refunds or transfers allowed. No outside food or beverage allowed (one sealed water bottle per person allowed). Visit online at www.phoenixbrewfest.com
General Admission: Admission into the festival grounds is FREE. In order to consume beer, those 21+ with valid form of ID must purchase a 2012 souvenir mug for $10. Beer is purchased with wooden tokens. Tokens cost $1 each. Patrons pay four tokens for a full 12oz. pour or one token for a 3oz. tasting sample.
VIP Admission:$125.00 presale*(advance sale only, while tickets last):
VIP entry includes a custom 12oz souvenir mug, a VIP beer garden with exclusive meet and greet with brewers, catered food & treats, free DRAFT Magazine subscription and private restrooms. Also, VIP admission price includes an invitation to an open house preview party hosted by Phoenix Ale Brewery on Thursday, December 6th with beer samples and live performance by Dirty Lingo from 7 p.m.-11 p.m.
Live Entertainment Line-up*:
Friday Headliner – Bird City
Friday Support - Versions of You, Cartoon Lion, We are Searchers, Inept Hero, Cosmic Goat, Libertine Social, Johnny Lee and more!
Saturday Headliner - 80 Proof
Saturday Support - Black Bottom Lighters
*Acts and days/times playing subject to change.