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Sun City Craft Beer Festival, powered by iHeartMEDIA, is showcasing 150 craft beers, fruit beers, and ciders from local and national breweries and cideries this weekend, Saturday, April 21 from 1PM to 8PM (Noon for V.I.P. Ticketholders) and Sunday, April 22, from 12PM to 6PM (11AM for V.I.P. Ticketholders) at Convention Center Plaza in downtown El Paso and is open to ages 21 and over.
New to the festival in 2018 are the “Sunday Fun-Day” features, exclusive for those who attend on Sunday, April 22, from 12PM-6PM. Local entertainment company Hazardous Humor will run Beer Trivia inside the Convention Center Lobby as El Paso’s local brewers sample some of the public’s favorite beers.
Local Brewers such as Sun Brewing Co., notably the first brewery in El Paso, Ode Brewing, El Paso Brewing Co., Blazing Tree Brewery and Deadbeach Brewery will participate in this year’s activities as well. New-comer Aurellia’s Bottle Shop and Brewhouse will perform special demos of their sophisticated software during the festival.
Also featured during “Sunday Fun-Day” will be specialty beer-mosas (craft beer and orange juice) for purchase and brunch items from several food trucks. Live sports games will be playing in the Pabst Blue Ribbon and Samuel Adams Sports Bar.
The official “After-Party” for Sun City Craft Beer Festival will take place in the Sunset Terrace Bar & Grill (7th Floor) at the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel in Downtown El Paso (600 El Paso St.), a short walk from the festival grounds. The party is free to attend with a live DJ, full bar & food menu and the best views of the city. Patrons of the festival will be able to rent a room at the DoubleTree for $90 per room with a festival ticket, while supplies last.
To purchase tickets and for more information, visit the SCCBF website at: www.suncitycraftbeerfest.com.