Galveston, Texas is a nice place for a weekend getaway. The city within an island has much to offer the casual tourist with a list that includes museums, parks, beaches, and more. One of the best weekends to plan a getaway to Galveston is Labor Day weekend due in no small part to an amazing beer festival that takes over Galveston’s famed Moody Gardens. Here are the essential facts:
Event: Brewmaster’s Craft Beer Festival
Location: Moody Gardens, Galveston, Texas
Date and Time: Varied events starting Friday, August 29, 2014 at 7 p.m. and continuing through Sunday, August 31 at 10 p.m.
Produced by Food & Vine Time Productions, Brewmaster’s Craft Beer Festival is now in its fifth year. Selected by Thrillist as one of the Ten Best American Beer Fests, Brewmaster’s Craft Beer Festival is one of the largest of its kind, with more than 400 beers served by more than 70 different breweries.
Brewmaster’s Craft Beer Festival is divided into multiple events with separate ticketing for each so that you, the craft beer lover, can select exactly what you like and what best fits your schedule. Here is a summary of the events scheduled for the three- day festival, in chronological order, along with the date and time:
- Brewlicious Brews and Foods Pairing- Friday, August 29, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Brewmasters Friday Night Pub Crawl- Friday, August 29, from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.
- Texas Brewery Tasting Tour- Saturday, August 30, from 11:30 a.m. to 12: 45 p.m.
- BrewHaHa VIP Premium Lounge- Saturday, August 30, from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
- BrewHaHa Grand Tasting- Saturday, August 30, from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
- Beach, Brews, and Bands- Saturday, August 30 and Sunday, August 31, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
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Tickets to the Brewmaster’s Craft Beer Festival range in price from $6 to $85 per person for the individual events listed above. There is also a Hopper Pass and Big Hopper Pass that sell for $110 or $185 respectively and include tickets to multiple events. The great feature of the Brewmaster’s Craft Beer Festival is that you can purchase tickets to only what you like, for the greatest level of personal convenience.
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Brewmaster’s Craft Beer Festival is the perfect escape for Labor Day weekend and a great way to wind down the summer 2014 season in style. Follow the links above for more information and to purchase your tickets to one of the Ten Best American Beer Festivals. The tickets are going fast, so log on and reserve yours today!