IF YOU RSVP - YOU MUST PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IMMEDIATELY TO GET THE DISCOUNTED RATE.
25 YEARS OF CHEERS & BEERS!
The Celebrator Beer News will celebrate its 25th anniversary on Sunday, February 17, 2013, with a Brewer’s party from 4:30 to 8 pm at the Oakland Convention Center Marriott Hotel in Oakland, Calif.
This is the culminating event (last event) for SF Beer Week 2013.
The theme of the event is 25 - so a group of some 30+ breweries all established over 25 years ago will be featured. Over 30 other breweries will pour favorite brews as well. This is your opportunity to meet with the brewers and brewery representatives, Celebrator News writers and beer industry luminaries, including pioneer figures in the craft beer movement.
Catering by the Marriott Hotel and all your beer is included! Breweries pouring are listed at celebrator.com. A special beer crafted by Celebrator writers at Sierra Nevada Brewery will also be featured.
Breweries Who Poured Last Year:
21st Amendment Brewery
Anderson Valley Brewing Co.
Big Sky Brewing Co.
Bison Brewing Co.
Black Diamond Brewing Co.
Drake’s Brewing Co.
Eel River Brewing
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Iron Springs Pub & Brewery
Lagunitas Brewing Co.
Magnolia Pub & Brewery
Mammoth Mountain Brewing Co.
Marin Brewing Co.
Moonlight Brewing Co.
Moylan’s Brewery & Restaurant
Pacific Coast Brewing
Rubicon Brewing Co.
Russian River Brewing Co.
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Six Rivers Brewery
Southern Pacific Brewing
St. Feuillien Brasserie
Stone Brewing Co.
ThirstyBear Brewing Co.
Triple Rock Brewery & Alehouse
Tickets are on sale now: $55 per person.
BABS members can enter for just $45 per person - when you order through PayPal (and in advance of the event.) Tickets included a variety of finger foods and deserts that are designed to compliment the beer. Tickets at the door (if available) are $75 cash only.
Ticket orders: To pay for your ticket(s), first RSVP, and send your payment through Paypal.com and me at [masked]. When you send the amount- please check gift or you'll be charged a handling fee of $1.90.
Day of the event: When you arrive at the entrance to the event, you will need your ID to get in. Your name will appear on the master BABS list. Get your BABS networking sticker, a wristband and sampling glass, and away you go!
Getting there: Please commute to this event if possible. BART drops you off in front of the Marriott, site of the festival. Street parking is available, and there are garages in the area.
Hotel accommodations: The Marriott is offering a special event rate of just $114 per room. This is a great way to enjoy the rest of the evening.
Party Time: Monday the 18th is a Holiday (President's Day.)
Special consideration: SF Beer Week features hundred's of events and beer tastings throughout the week starting February 8th through the 17th. If you can only attend one event - make it the Celebrator Party.
SF Beer Week: List of events http://www.sfbeerweek.org/
BABS Badge: You're encouraged to wear the BABS badge which you can get when you arrive at the door. This temporary sticker is a great way to network and meet new members.
Last year we sold out of tickets, so get on-board as soon as you can.
See you at the party... cheers!