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2013 Emerald Coast Beer Festival

Date: 
Sep 06th, 2013
Time: 
VIP Entry: 5:15 PM, General Admission: 6:00 PM, Closing: 8:30 PM
Price: 
$25 In Advance Day of Festival $30.

2013 Emerald Coast Beer Festival

Escambia Bay Homebrewers

EMERALD COAST BEER FESTIVAL

Once again, the Emerald Coast Beer Festival™ returns to the world famous "Rosie O' Grady's Goodtime Emporium" entertainment complex in Seville Quarter. There are seven different rooms and two courtyards, each dedicated to its own unique style of entertainment. This is the best street party in Pensacola!

Friday, September 6, 2013 the Beer Festival will take place throughout the entire complex. Tickets are on sale now; you may buy them in advance from a club member or by mail for $20, or from a ticket outlet for $25. On the day of the event tickets will be $30.

VIP tickets are limited to 100 and can be purchased in advance for $55.00. VIP ticket holders receive early entry to the VIP room, hors d’oeuvres and special exclusive hand-selected beers chosen by the top breweries.

All ticket holders receive a souvenir festival beer tasting glass and free admission to Seville Quarter for the remainder of the night

Proceeds from the festival ticket sales benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida and Seville Rotary. For details visit www.emeraldcoastbeerfest.com or www.escambiabayhomebrewers.org.

Friday, September 6th.

Time: VIP Entry: 5:15 PM, General Admission: 6:00 PM, Closing: 8:30 PM

VIP room will be in Heritage Hall. Entry at 5:15 PM is from the East side of the Seville Complex.

VIP's have access to the VIP room all evening. They may enter the main festival area at 6:00 PM.

 

 

Breweries, Brewpubs, Homebrew Clubs, Distributors and Retailers

The follwing Breweries, Brewpubs, Vineyards and Homebrew Clubs have registered:

 

Abita Beer

Metairie, LA

Brewery/Brewpub

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Back Forty Beer Company

Gadsden, AL

Brewery/Brewpub

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Bayou Teche Brewing

Arnaudville, LA

Brewery/Brewpub

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Chattahoochee Brewing Company

Phenix City, AL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Blackstone Brewing Co./Blackstone Restaurant & Brewery

Nashville, TN

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Carboy Junkies

Birmingham, AL

Homebrew Club

 Show Beers

 

Central Florida Homebrewers

Orlando, FL

Homebrew Club

 Show Beers

 

Chafunkta Brewing Company

Mandeville, LA

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Cigar City Brewing

Tampa, FL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Delta Brews

Edwards, MS

Homebrew Club

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Emerald Coast Homebrew Org. (ECHO)

Lynn Haven, FL

Homebrew Club

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Home Brewers Underground "H.B.U."

Mary Esther, FL

Homebrew Club

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Escambia Bay Homebrewers

Pensacola, FL

Homebrew Club

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Random Acts of Brewing

Mobile, AL

Homebrew Club

 Show Beers

 

Levee Break Brew Crew

Greenville, MS

Homebrew Club

 Show Beers

 

Free the Hops Mobile

Mobile, AL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

GordonBiersch Brewery Restaurant

New Orleans, LA

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Gulf Coast Brewers League

Ocean Springs, MS

Homebrew Club

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

HBAMM

Jackson, MS

Homebrew Club

 Show Beers

 

Highland Brewing

Asheville, NC

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Hopheads

Columbus, GA

Homebrew Club

 Show Beers

 

The Cannon Brewpub

Columbus, GA

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

McGuire's Irish Pub - Destin

Destin, FL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

L.A. Lagers

Mobile, AL

Homebrew Club

 Show Beers

 

McGuire's Irish Pub of Pensacola

Pensacola , FL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

NOLA Brewing Company

New Orleans, LA

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Pensacola Bay Brewery

Pensacola, FL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Perdido Vineyards, Farm Cider & Ale

Perdido, AL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Props Brewery & Grill

Fort Walton Beach, FL

Brewery/Brewpub

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Railyard Brewing Co.

Montgomery, AL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Raise Your Pints

Florence, MS

Homebrew Club

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Serda Brewing Company

Mobile, AL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Shipyard and Sea Dog Brewing

Portland, ME

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Southern Prohibition Brewing

Hattiesburg, MS

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

SweetWater Brewing Company

Fort Walton Beach, FL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Terrapin Beer Co.

Athens, GA

Brewery/Brewpub

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

The Fairhope Brewing Company

Fairhope, AL

Brewery/Brewpub

Beers TBD; check back soon!

 

Grayton Beer Company

Santa Rosa Beach, FL

Brewery/Brewpub

 Show Beers

 

Mystic Krewe of Brew

Mandeville, LA

Homebrew Club

Beers TBD; check back soon!

Distributors

The following Breweries have committed through their distributors:

·         Brown Distributing

o    Summit Brewing Co., St. Paul, MN

§  Extra Pale Ale

§  Saga IPA

§  Unchained IPA

§  Seasonal (Summer or October Fest)

o    Swamp Head, Gainesville, FL

§  Stumpknocker

§  Cottonmouth

·         Goldring Gulf Distributing & N. Goldring Corp.

o    Anchor Brewing, San Francisco, CA

§  Steam

§  Liberty

§  Maple

o    Angry Orchard Cider Company, Cincinnati, OH

§  Crisp Apple

§  Seasonal

o    Bell's Brewery, Kalamazoo, MI

§  Amber

§  Oberon

§  Two Hearted

o    Blue Moon Brewing Co., Golden, CO

§  Belgian White

§  Rounder

§  Fall Seasonal

o    Crispin, Colfax, CA

§  Fox Barrel Pear

§  Crisp Apple

o    Harpoon, Boston, MA

§  UFO White

§  UFO Pumpkin

§  Harpoon IPA

o    Lagunitas, Petaluma, CA

§  IPA

§  Dogtown Pale

§  Lil Sumpin

o    Leinenkugel, Chippewa Falls, WI

§  Big Eddy

§  Shandy

§  Fall Seasonal

o    New Belgium, Fort Collins, CO

§  Fat Tire

§  Ranger IPA

§  Shift

§  Sunshine Wheat

§  Tripple

o    Oskar Blues, Longmont, CO & Brevard, NC

§  Dales Pale Ale

§  Mamas Lill Pils

§  Old Chub

o    Samuel Adams, Boston, MA

§  Boston Lager

§  Octoberfest

§  Harvest Pumpkin

§  Lattitude 48 IPA

o    Sierra NevadaChico, CA

§  Torpedo

§  Pale Ale

§  Kellerweis

§  Tumbler

o    Spoetzl Brewery, Shiner, TX

§  Shiner Bock

§  Shiner Octoberfest

§  Shiner Bohemian Black Lager

o    Straight to Ale, Huntsville, AL

§  Monkeynaut IPA

§  Lilly Flag Milk Stout

§  Seasonal

o    Yuengling, Pottsville, PA & Tampa, FL

§  Porter

§  Octoberfest

§  Light

§  Black and Tan

·         Lewis Bear Co.

o    Blue Point, Patchogue, NY

§  Toasted Lager

§  Hoptical Illusion IPA

o    Goose Island, Chicago, IL

§  Kolsch

§  Honkers ESB

o    Green Flash, San Diego, CA

§  Saison Diego

§  Double Stout

o    Kona Brewing Co.,Kailua-Kona, HI

§  Big Wave Golden Ale

o    Widmer Brothers Brewery, Portland, OR

§  Widmer Alchemy

o    Redhook, Woodinville, WA

§  Audible Ale

o    Vermont Hard Cider Company, LLC, Middlebury, VT

§  Woodchuck Summer Hard Cider (Seasonal)

§  Woodchuck Fall Hard Cider (Seasonal)

o    Victory, Downingtown, PA

§  Limited Ale ESB

§  Headwaters Pale Ale

·         Republic National Distributing Co.

Food Vendors

·         Woody's Pizza
Menu:

o    TBD

·         Happy Pig Bar-B-Que
Menu:

o    Pulled Pork Sanwich

o    Pulled Chicken Sandwich

o    Cole Slaw

o    Baked Beans

·         Tin-Tin Oriental Foods
Menu:

o    TBD

·         Zapps Potato Chips

o    Free Spicy Potato Chips

Entertainment

Music by "Most Wanted Band" will be on the Parking Lot Stage.

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What about festival lodging and other events?

For more information about the festival hotel and the other events email info@emeraldcoastbeerfest.com.

What’s the age to get in?

Attendees must be 21 or older and have a valid picture ID.

What if it rains?

The events take place rain or shine. The only cancellation would be if a hurricane is imminent and then there are no refunds. Tickets will then be honored at next year's festival.

Will a shuttle be available?

The shuttle bus will make trips from the Days Inn on the Beach to Seville Quarter beginning at 3:00 pm and return to the hotel beginning at 8:00 pm.

Will I have to pay for beer in addition to an admission ticket?

Your beer festival ticket allows you unlimited samples of all brews offered by participating breweries, brew-pubs, homebrew clubs and distributors.

What about designated drivers/non-tasters, is there special pricing for them?

The price for designated drivers is $10.00, they will be identified by a special wristband. They will have access to soft drinks, water, and the entertainment.

They will not receive a souvenir glass nor will they be served beer. May only be purchased with regular tickets at the same time.

Will smoking be allowed?

Smoking is allowed in the outdoor courtyards at Seville Quarter.

Will souvenirs be available?

The first 2,500 attendees will receive a festival tasting glass. Other participants may be giving away coasters, koozies, glasses or other items. Some participants will have items for sale.

What if I want a mixed drink or something to eat?

Mixed drinks will be available from the other bars in Seville Quarter. The Oyster Bar Restaurant will be open during and after the event. Food stands will also be available.