Annual Baytowne Beer Fest Is Pitcher Perfect
September 27, 2011 by SoWal Staff
Bring together more than 100 domestic and international beers, 40 craft brewers, the charming Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort with beautiful October weather and you have a winning combination for fun in the sun at the Baytowne Beer Festival this October 21 and 22.
Known as the “Best Beer Fest on the Emerald Coast,” this popular event features on-site craft brewers, beer samplings, seminars and live music. Beer aficionados will be able to sample domestic and international options, including specialty, seasonal and not-yet-released beers.
The Baytowne Beer Festival is a pitcher perfect reason for a getaway, and Sandestin makes it easy with its “FREE3” promotion, a free night with the purchase of two. Simply call 1-866-91-BEACH or visit www.sandestin.com.
Harpoon Brewery, Gordash Brewing, Sweetwater Brewery, Warsteiner Imports, Abita Brewing and Great Divide Brewery are just a few of the featured breweries at this year’s festival, where brew masters will explain the characteristics of different lagers and ales.
Because of demand and popularity, people are encouraged to purchase tickets early. Festival tickets go on sale August 1 for a reduced price of $20 per person through October 21. Tickets can be purchased the day of the event for $25. Special pricing for groups is also available. For more information on events and to purchase tickets visit www.baytownebeerfestival.com.
In addition to the beer festival, Sandestin’s Marlin Grill will be hosting a beer walkabout and menu pairing for $35 per person the night of Friday, October 21.
The weekend’s activities will also include the special addition and attraction of “Vettes at the Village” on Saturday, October 22 from 12-5 p.m., a display of more than 200 corvettes from around the Southeast.