TASTE OF BREWS LONG BEACH CELEBRATES ITS EIGHTH ANNIVERSARY ON AUGUST 18, 2018 AT SPECTACULAR LIGHTHOUSE PARK — LIMITED TICKETS SOLD EQUAL SHORTER LINES!
What: Taste of Brews celebrates its 8th anniversary as Long Beach’s original and authentic craft beer festival on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Lighthouse Park. The event infuses dozens of microbrews and hard ciders and SoCal’s premier mobile restaurants with an amazing ocean-front venue. This incredible tasting experience is expected to sell-out online and offer limited tickets at the gate so don’t wait too long to purchase your package of choice.
Notable: Limited ticket sales compared to other events mean shorter lines and more quality beer sampling.The festival features several brands/offerings that are not readily available at retail.
Venue: Shoreline Aquatic Park (AKA Lighthouse Park) located at 200 Aquarium Way in Long Beach.
Date: Always held on the third Saturday in August: Saturday, August 18, 2018
Time: Noon to 5pm (alcohol service ends at 4pm)
Who: Taste of Brews’ 2017 featured an amazing mix of craft breweries ranging from popular brands like Bootleggers (Fullerton), Karl Strauss (San Diego), Lagunitas (Petaluma) and Sierra Nevada (Chico) and younger breweries like Uinta (Utah), House (Venice), Four Sons (Huntington Beach), 3 Gueyes (Boyle Heights) and Zymurgy (Torrance). Long Beach breweries include Ballast Point, Beachwood, Belmont, Congregation and Rock Bottom. Hard ciders featured are 2 Towns (Oregon), Golden State (Sebastopol) and Reverend Nats (Oregon).
Food: Gourmet food vendors in 2017 included Bison Burgers, 3941 Tamales, Brew Wings, Mess Hall Canteen, Pinch of Flavor, the Green Truck and more.