–This years date is June 20th, check back soon for details—
Presented by Buffalo Niagara Brewers Association and Canalside July 19th, 2014
A premiere craft beer festival featuring over 30 New York State breweries, roots and rock music, local food vendors and brands and celebrating the spirit of Buffalo. The Buffalo Brewers Festival is committed to a message of sustainability and supporting local brewers, local farmers, local chefs and local business. The first annual Buffalo Brewers Festival to be hosted at Canal Side by the Buffalo Harbor, July 19th will include more than 30 New York State breweries, over 6 bands on two stages, food vendors, and a Meet-the-Brewer tent with brewer lead food-beer taste experiences, educational panels, and special tastings. The messaging will heavily promote local sustainable efforts including a sustainable commemorative beer mug, composting, recycling and supporting local organic foods and farmers. The BNBA will work with local brewers, cider makers, cheese makers, wineries, and a variety of farmers to highlight the WNY contribution to TASTE NY. Date: July 19th, 2014 Event Time: 3pm-10pm Doors: 2:45pm Beer Festival Tastings: 3pm-7pm Buffalo Brewers Beer Tent: (Buffalo Breweries to sell beer at reefer truck) 7pm – 10pm Music: 3pm- 10pm (headliner JJ Grey & Mofro- 6:45pm after tastings end)
- Tier 1 $40 – “BrewersFest Ticket” Includes all beer tastings and live music 3-10pm
- Tier 3 – VIP – $75 – “Best of Buffalo- VIP Ticket” – includes EARLY ENTRY – ALL beer tastings 3-7pm with 30+ New York State and guest breweries. Music 3-10pm with 6 bands. JJ Grey & Mofro headliner. Access to the VIP tent with a private VIP menu featuring T-Meadow heritage hog with sides prepared by a group of talented local chefs pairing their dishes with special VIP-only brews.