Taste incredible German beers, as well as local favorites, at the 2nd Annual Bierfest. (Photo courtesy of Philly Bierfest)
Saturday, February 23 the second annual Bierfest
takes place at The German Society of Pennsylvania
in Northern Liberties.
Offering a sampling of imported sips from Germany and PA’s top brewers of Weizens, Bocks and Lagers, The Foodery hosts the all day affair in the German Society’s traditional Ratskeller or underground bar.
Participating suds suppliers include Nodding Head, Stoudts, Sly Fox, Kostritzer and Round Guys Brewing.
Bites from Brauhaus Schmitz are included with the purchase of a ticket and fare from the beerhall’s newest endeavor, Wursthaus Schmitz located in Reading Terminal Market, will be available at an additional cost.
Listen to live bluegrass and gypsy jazz bands while taking part in beer trivia fun, arm wrestling matches and Liter Stein Lifts.
Tickets can be purchased online starting at $30 ($20 for designated drivers) and proceeds help support the Philly Roller Girls, the city’s female roller derby team.
Second Annual Bierfest
Where: The German Society of Pennsylvania, 611 Spring Garden St.
When: Saturday, February 23, 1-5 p.m.
Cost: $30-60, $20 for designated drivers
More info: www.phillybierfest.com