This Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 is the fifth annual Alfest, at The Dayton Masonic Center, in Dayton, Ohio, from 4 to 7 p.m, at 525 West Riverview Avenue, Dayton, OH 45401. A beer festival that showcases some of the finest beer from around the world, presented in a responsible, enjoyable atmosphere, a great place for food and beer enthusiast alike.
Alefest, is an event that pairs craft beer with fine food there will be over 60 different craft beers, from over 30 different breweries and there will be 16 stations that will be pairing food with corresponding beer styles.
This event will also have live entertainment, by Nick Mitchell, a silent auction that will feature beer memorabilia , the cost is $50.00 in advance and $55.00 on the day of the event, you must be 21 to attend, the admission includes a commemorative Alefest, sampling glass, 20 samples of craft beer. A portion of the proceeds will go to "The Suicide Prevention Center" and the Dayton Area Rugby Club.
Tickets available through website, alefest.ticketleap.com/5th-annual-alefeast-dayton/dates/Mar-02-2013_at_0400PM, or at the door and at the following locations:
5th Street Wine & Deli, Archer’s Tavern, Arrow Wine & Spirits, Belmont Party Supply/Brewtensils, Chappys Tap Room & Grille, Culinary Company, Dayton Beer Company, Dorothy Lane Market,
Jay’s Seafood Restaurant, King’s Table, Lucky’s Taproom & Grill, Manor Wine & Spirits, Press Coffee Bar, South Park Tavern, Spinoza’s Pizza & Salads, The Pub at The Greene, & Thai9
Here is a list of the fine food establishments that will be at the event:
Archer’s Tavern: featuring, a marinated BBQ Pork Slider, topped with Cole Slaw.
Chappys Tap Room & Grille: featuring St. Bernardus , Belgian Beef Stew
Chefs David Glynn & Mike Wilhelm: featuring Carved Top Round of Beef with grilled Vegetables and Roasted Potatoes, a 7 Layer Salad and Potato Artichoke Salad with Dill.
Culinary Company: featuring, Red Beans and Rice and their Thai Red Curry with Chicken.
Dayton Nut Company: featuring, Roasted Cashews & Roasted Pecans.
Dorothy Lane Market: featuring, Lemon Curd and Blueberry Crepes.
Dorothy Lane Market: featuring, Asiago with Olive Oil and Basil, Bleu d’Auvergne, Carr Valley Cranberry Chipotle Cheddar, Morbier, Raspberry Bellavitano,& Tillamook Sharp Cheddar.
Foremost Seafood: featuring, Asian Bay Scallops in a Phyllo Cup & Salmon Braised in Sweet Chili Sesame.
Friesinger’s Chocolates: featuring, an assortement of Fancy Light & Dark Chocolates including Sea Salt Caramels & Smooth Java made with Coffee Bean Extract.
Jay’s Seafood Restaurant: featuring, Mexican Style Oregon Bay Shrimp Cocktail Marinated in Chef Chris’s Special Salsa.
These are just a few of the restaurants that will be at Alefest, there is a full list on the website, at: http://alefest.com/alefeast_dayton.htm.