November 16, 2012
Winter Beerfest Takes Over Union Transfer, Pouring More Than 100 Brews From Around The Globe, Saturday, November 24
Extend Thanksgiving holiday celebrations through the weekend with Winter Beerfest, an international brew gathering to be held at Union Transfer, Saturday, November 24.
With more than 100 varieties from around the world, the four-hour fest offers samplings of vendors like 21 Amendment, Manayunk Brewing Co., Great Lakes, Sierra Nevada, Six Point, Goose Island, Red Hook, Rogue and loads more.
A quick peep at this year’s new and returning participants can be viewed here.
Each brewery will tap at least two options for event-goers to taste including spiced ales, double and triple IPAs, wheat beers and once-a-year strong ales, meaning suds that are only brewed once per year.
Non-booze vendors will also be present supplying food, pint glasses, mugs and more.
Tickets are $40 in advance ($50 day of) and can be purchased online here for the afternoon (1-5 p.m.) or evening session (6-10 p.m.).
Winter Beerfest 2012
Where: Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden Street
When: Saturday, November 24, 1-5 p.m. and 6-10 p.m.
Cost: $40 in advance; $50 day of
More info: www.winterbeerfest.com