Sat, May 11, 2013 at 2pm
Kick-off American Craft Beer Week by participating in FestivALES on Saturday May 11th! FestivALES is a craft beer tasting tour located at 5 bars in the Warehouse District. Travel at your own pace, because you'll have 6 hours to complete the tour, trying 3 ounce samples of up to 30 beers. For a list of breweries, see below, visit www.bestofneworleans.com/festivales, or pick up a Gambit. Cap off the event with a live performance by Sweet Crude at Barcadia at 7pm. Participating venues also include Manning's, Fulton on Tap, The District & Grand Isle. Please remember to designate a driver, and drink responsibly.
Once you purchase a ticket, make sure you come to Fulton on Tap(608 Fulton St.) between 2 PM and 4 PM on Saturday May 11th to sign your participation waiver & collect your tasting passport.
You cannot participate in FestivALES unless you sign a waiver and pick up a tasting passport!
There is no specific route or schedule for you to follow, and you may go to any participating establishment between 2pm and 8pm to sample beer. When you arrive at a destination, present your tasting passport to the bartender to get stamped, and enjoy your brews.
Included in your $24 ticket are four unique 3-ounce beer tastings at each venue. That's like drinking a whole beer at each stop!
For an additional $1 per 3-ounce sample, each location will have an added two beers for you to try. You can pay the additional $1 directly to the bartenders along the tour. These options will be marked on the tasting passport with '$1' next to the beer name.
Online ticketing will close at midnight, on Friday May 10th. IF THERE ARE TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE, you may walk-up and purchase them for $30.
To learn more about some of our specific pours, click this link: www.facebook.com/events/631704196855025
Participating breweries include: Magic Hat, Stone, Harpoon, New Belgium, Sierra Nevada, Sam Adams, Laughing Skull, Blue Moon, Abita, Brooklyn, Crispin, Angry Orchard, Batch 19, Henry Weinhard's, Leinenkugel's, Redd's, Third Shift, Nola, Green Flash, House of Shandy, Coney Island & Global Beer.
Participating venues include:
Fulton on Tap, located at 608 Fulton St.
Grand Isle, located at 575 Convention Center Blvd.
Manning's, located at 519 Fulton St.
Barcadia, located at 601 Tchoupitoulas St.
The District, located at 711 Tchoupitoulas St.
For additional questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 504 483 3152.
Thank you for participating! FestivALES ticket purchases are non-refundable. This event will take place rain or shine.