RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Craft beer and ale makers will come together from 3 – 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5, at Wingfield Park for the second Nevada Craft Brewers Festival.
At least 19 breweries from across Nevada will be participating. Brewers will show up with a minimum of two, and as many as four, selections from their 100 percent Silver State lineup of beers and ales.
New this year will be a friendly battle of the brews as two collaborative beers will be tapped for the first time ever -- one from the north and one from the south end of the state.
Festival admission is $25 when purchased in advanced and $30 at the gate. The cost of admission includes a souvenir tasting glass and unlimited beer for the duration of the event. Admission for designated drivers is $5 and includes complimentary, locally made soft drinks. T-shirts and other swag will also be available for sale
Tickets are available at the following brewery locations: Great Basin Brewing Company – Reno and Sparks, Silver Peak Brewery and Silver Peak on the River, The Brewer’s Cabinet, High Sierra in Carson City, Sierra Tap House, StoneyHead Brewery, Brasserie St. James, Minden Meat and Deli, and the Reno Homebrewer. The festival is only open to people aged 21 and over. The Sands Regency is the event's official hotel- casino call Lisa at (775) 544-3958.
For updated event information, log on to https://www.facebook.com/NevadaCraftBrewersAssociation
2013 Brewers Festival Participants
Big Dog's Brewing Co - Las Vegas
BJ's - Reno, Sparks, Las Vegas & Henderson
Brasserie Saint James - Reno
Brew Brothers - Reno
Brewers Cabinet- Reno
Chicago Brewing Co. - Las Vegas
Ellis Island - Las Vegas
Gordon Biersch - Las Vegas
Great Basin Brewing Co. - Sparks & Reno
High Sierra Brewing Co. - Carson City
Joseph James Brewing Co. - Henderson
Pints Brewery - Laughlin
Ruby Mountain - Clover Valley
Silver Peak Brewing Co. - Reno
Sin City Brewing Co. - Las Vegas
StoneyHead Brewery - Reno
Tenaya Creek Brewery - Las Vegas
Triple 7 - Las Vegas
Under the Rose Brewing Co. - Reno