It’s Not Too Late for DC Craft Beer Festival Tickets

It’s Not Too Late for DC Craft Beer Festival Tickets


Beer lovers, take note: There are still tickets available for this Saturday’s DC Craft Beer Festival at the Washington Convention Center . The event will feature a total of 150 beers (and a few meads and ciders) from 75 American breweries, as well as educational seminars led by local beer experts. View the full list of "spring seasonals"  here , but a few highlights are Port City Brewing Company ‘s Colossal 3 Heller Bock, Terrapin Beer Company ‘s Hopsecutioner IPA, Victory Brewing Company ‘s Dirt Wolf Double IPA, and DuClaw Brewing Company ‘s Repent, a 14 percent alcohol dark Belgian-style ale. Seminar speakers include Cambridge, Mass.-based author Tom Acitelli, Arlington-based author and historian Garrett Peck , and Neighborhood Restaurant Group beer director Greg Engert. General admission tickets for either three-and-a-half-hour session, at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m., are $49 and include unlimited 2 oz. tasting pours of beer, access to the seminars, and a souvenir tasting glass. Connoisseur lounge tickets are $95 and include an extra hour of tasting and access to an additional area with more beers and passed hors d’oeuvres. Food will be available for purchase from District 2 Bar and Grille , Jake’s American Grille , and [...]

Paul Dunphy (4719 Posts)

With what started out as simply a hobby, +Paul Dunphy is on a mission to find out about all of the latest domestic craft beers available. This includes all styles of beer from an IPA to a barley wine you will find out about them from the Microbrewing Corner.