SAN FRANCISCO: Bay Area Brew Fest March 23, 2019, 12-4 p.m. or 5:30-8:30 p.m. sessions includes unlimited beer samplings Hundreds of beers, food trucks, DJ, photobooth. Location: Pier 35 1454 Embarcadero San Francisco, CA $45 - $60, bayareabrewfestival.com |
FRESNO: Fresno Chaffee Zoo's Roar & Pour Beer Festival March 21, 2019,
Fresno Chaffee Zoo
894 W. Belmont Ave.
Fresno, CA 93728
$45-50 includes unlimited beer tastings and commemorative glass, fresnochaffeezoo.org
Age 21 and older beer tasting event
Stroll through the Zoo after hours and sample a variety of local craft breweries. Food available for purchase, live music
SAN DIEGO: Art & Craft Beer Festival, March 22, 2019 6-9 p.m. The Abbey 2825 5th Street San Diego, CA $25-up, bankershillbusinessgroup.com The Bankers Hill Business Group and the San Diego Brewers Guild present the annual Bankers Hill Art & Craft Beer Festival. This evening event will feature beer from more than 15 local craft breweries. There will also be food from San Diego chefs and art installations from Bankers Hill artists.
SAN DIEGO: San Diego Taco & Beer Festival March 23, 2019 2-5 p.m. Unlimited pours of craft beer from local and regional breweries as well as unlimited taco tastings from top restaurants & food trucks in Southern California. In addition to the free unlimited taco tastings, restaurants & food trucks will be selling additional food and beverage items. While sampling beer and tacos, boutique vendors sell original art. Location: Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier, 1000 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA. No tickets sold at the door. $35-79, sdtacobeerfest.com
SANTA CRUZ: Downtown Santa Cruz Beer March, March 30, 2019, 1-5 p.m.
Downtown 1130 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz, CA $30-35, downtownsantacruz.com Includes beer sample at each location on issued map, custom glass, and passport. Food is not included with the ticket, but most bars and stops along the way have food available to purchase. All the bars are within a 15 minute walk of each other.
ATASCADERO: Central Coast Craft Beer Fest March 30, 2019 1-4 p.m. (part
of Central Coast Craft Beer Week celebrations)
15 E. Mall
Tickets $25 - $50, centralcoastcraftbeerfest.com
40+ breweries, 6 wineries, 4 cideries, and live music at the Sunken Gardens in Atascadero. Admission includes a commemorative cup and unlimited 2 oz pours.
Past -- Who's pouring: Alvarado Street | bang the drum | Barrelhouse | the Brewhouse | Brew Lab | Captain Fatty's | Casa Agria
| Central Coast | Dead Oak | E & F | Enegren | Figueroa Mountain | Firestone | Institution Ale | Island Brewing | Libertine | M Special | MadeWest | ManRock | Poseidon | Rincon | Santa Maria | SLO | Silva | Solvang | TapIt | Telegraph | Tent City | Topa Topa | Toro Creek | Underground | Ventura Coast
MORRO BAY: Eagle Rock Beer Benefit March 17, 2019, 12-6 p.m.
Free admission, threestacksandarockbrewing.com
3 Stacks & A Rock Brewing Co. offers live music, raffles and corned beef & cabbage off the menu will be available as they unveil new brew, Eagle Rock, on St. Patrick's Day to benefit Morro Bay Open Space Alliance and saving Cerrito Peak (Eagle Rock)! Location: 3 Stacks and a Rock Brewing Co. 3118 Main Street Morro Bay
DIEGO: Best Coast Beer Festival March 9, 2019, 2-5 p.m.
Embarcadero Marina Park
San Diego, CA
All-day event features beer from more than 70 craft breweries, many from southern California. Live music, more than a dozen food trucks, The Classiest of Classy VIP tickets, with a special selection of beers, food, and an opportunity to meet the brewers, are available.
LOS ANGELES: Fifth Annual LA IPA Fest March 2-3, 2019. Calling all Hop Heads and West Coast IPA lovers! Beer competition open to the public that celebrates the best India Pale Ales from across California. Sample over 60 craft beers from 60 competing breweries and enjoy a limited menu, pizza slices, and $ keepsake glasses. laipafestival.com
SACRAMENTO: Capitol Beer Fest March 2, 2019, 12-4 p.m.
4 blocks of Capitol Mall
500 Capitol Mall
Capitol Mall was such a hit, that builds upon last year's event with improvements and comfort. 4 blocks of Capitol Mall this year, instead of 3 blocks in the past, every tap is pouring. With 125+ breweries, serving over 300 varieties of craft beer, and live, high energy classic rock by Daze on the Green, it will be an epic conclusion to Sacramento Beer Week
YUBA CITY: Yuba Sutter Brewfest March 16, 2019,
$45-100, approx. yubasutterbrewfest.com
Yuba Sutter Brewfest
Yuba Sutter Fairgrounds
442 Franklin Av.
Yuba City, CA
FAIRFAX: Fairfax Brew Fest March 16, 2019, 1-5 p.m.
Fairfax's annual rite of spring celebrates great beer with a St. Patrick's Day theme. Sample beers from 20+ craft brewers and 70 brews, meet the brewers at the first big brewfest of the season. Takes place in the Pavilion in downtown Fairfax, Marin's hippest town. Plenty of bike free bike parking. The Fairfax Chamber of Commerce presents the annual Fairfax Brewfest.
Rock Star Beer Festival March 10, 2018, 6 p.m.
Tickets $35 - $50, rockstarbeer.com
Humphreys at the Bay
San Diego, CA
SAN JOSE: Hop 'N Vine Festival & Market March 10, 2018, 2 p.m.
Tickets $15 - $55 S
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
San Jose, CA
Wine, Chowder and Craft Beer March 17, 2018, 11 a.m.
Annual Beer Festival at Historic Eagles Hall 210 N. Corry St. $30. Taste some ales and watch the whales. No limit, no kids, no pets allowed. 21+ only. Beer Tasting Craft Brews from North Coast Brewing Company $5 and include a FREE 3 oz. pour of North Coast Brewing Company's new North Coast Steller IPA!
LOS ANGELES: Waffles and Beer Festival March 24-25, 2018, 12-8 p.m.
532 S. Olive Street
Los Angeles CA 90013
$5-7 admission, all ages, wafflesandbeerfest.com
Waffle Day on March 25, per the Swedish Tradition comes downtown with fun, food and good times. Beer | mimosas | live music | all the best Waffles in LA
Orange County Beer and Music Festival March 24, 2018, 7 p.m.
602 N. Flower St.
Santa Ana, CA
$35 - $50, rockstarbeer.com | orangecounty-beerfestival.com
Complimentary samples over 100 craft beers | Live music from Offspring Tribute, Live Dj's, and Pop Punk Mayhem | Multiple Food trucks
ANAHEIM: Firkfest Cask Beer Festival March 24, 2018, 12 Noon-4 p.m.
400 S. Anaheim Blvd
$55 unlimited beer tastes
Cask ale from 30 southern California breweries. Local artisanal food vendors will be on-site. more than 50 cask-conditioned ales from 35 of southern California's best breweries. In addition, ten local chefs will compete in a chili cook-off. Over 50 casks of beer from 30 of Socal's best breweries
SAN DIEGO: Totally 80s Food and Beer Fest March 31, 2018, 12-5 p.m.
Waterfront Park San Diego Downtown
1600 Pacific Coast Hwy.
San Diego, California 91950
$25-50, unlimited beer tasting | eventbrite.com
Wicked and gnarly brewed Beers, food for purchase, bitchin' entertainment with DJ Endless, DJ Ramen, Alumni Dance Troupe
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