May 31, 2013 · 7:30 PM
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Thanks for the suggestion Natalie!
Friday May 31st - 7pm - 10pm
Price: $45-$90 (You will be expected to purchase your own ticket - click here)
Independence Visitor Center
- 6:30 p.m. - Opening Ceremony on Independence Mall – Free.
- 7:30 p.m. - Festival doors open!
- 7:30-9 p.m. - VIP Session, with exclusive one-off's and complimentary buffet. (Includes access to remainder of festival.)
Kick off the world's largest beer celebration of its kind with a festival like no other. Welcome the arrival of the Hammer of Glory from its daylong relay through the streets of Philadelphia, cheer award-winning brewers and watch Mayor Nutter smash open the first official keg of the week: Brotherly Suds 4. It's a can't-miss toast to America’s Best Beer-Drinking City… and it all happens on Independence Mall at 6th & Market streets in the shadow of the Liberty Bell.
A lot of good beers on tap at this one!
Breweries: Allagash Brewing Co. , Boxcar Brewing Company , Brotherly Suds 4 , Dock Street Brewery , Dogfish Head Brewing & Eats , Doylestown Brewing Company , Brewery Ommegang , Fegley's Brew Works , Flying Fish Brewing Co. , Free Will Brewing , Home Sweet Home Brew , Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant - Chestnut Hill , Keystone Homebrew Supply Inc. , Neshaminy Creek Brewing , Philadelphia Brewing Co. , River Horse Brewing Company , Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery , Round Guys Brewing Company , Saint Benjamin Brewing Company , ShawneeCraft Brewing Company , Sly Fox Brewing Co. , The Boston Beer Company , The Lion Brewery , Triumph Brewing Company , Troegs Brewing Company , Victory Brewing Company , Weyerbacher Brewing Co. , Yards Brewing Company , Yuengling