The 18th Annual Arizona Strong Beer Festival will be hitting Phoenix on February 10th. The event will be taking place at the Steele Indian School Park during the Arizona Beer Week. As craft brewing in Arizona continues grow, it’s only fitting that the scene is celebrated during the Arizona Beer Week.
A Variety Of Ticket Options Available
variety of tickets can be purchased for the event, ranging widely between Designated Driver ($10) and General Admission ($60) tickets, to VIP ($80) and Super VIP admission ($100). General Admission, for example, guarantees attendees 40 tasting tickets. Each individual ticket can be used for a single 2 oz. craft beer tasting. It should be known, that VIP as well as Super VIP tickets are only available for a limited time.
In addition to more than 500 exclusive beers available for tasting, several local musicians are scheduled to perform during the festival. Attendees looking for a tasty bite to eat can find one, at one of the many food trucks on the premises.
An Evolving Valley Beer Scene
Arizona Craft Brewers Guild director Rob Fullmer has noticed that the festival continues to grow, as the state’s craft brew scene expands. Breweries home to Arizona have experienced increasing fame, especially since ranking highly during the Great American Beer Festival.
Arizona Beer Week hosts a variety of events in addition to the upcoming festival. On Valentine’s Day in Flagstaff, a beer and food pairing will be taking place at the local Hops On Birch saloon. Meanwhile, on the same day, a dessert pairing will occur in Tucson at the 1912 Brewing Company. These events take place in many Valley locations, from Tempe to Mesa and elsewhere.
Arizona Strong Beer Festival- February 10th
Arizona Beer Week- February 8th-18th
Steele Indian School Park Address- 300 E Indian School Road, Phoenix, Arizona 85012