UPDATE 05/06/14: Complete beer list and map of the festival on Facebook.
It’s is almost time for the 6th annual Maui Brewers Festival held at the Maui Arts and Culture Center on Saturday. May 17th. Tickets are on sale now and it’s looking to be another fantastic event with a huge list of great breweries, local food options and entertainment.
This year, the festival will feature two craft brews each from almost 30 breweries, including: Alesmith Brewing Co., Anchor Brewing, Avery Brewing Co., Bear Republic Brewing Company, Big Island Brewhaus, Boston Beer Company, Caldera Brewing Company, Coronado Brewing Co., Deschutes Brewery, Great Divide Brewing Co., Headlands Brewing Company, Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales, Kona Brewing Company, Lost Coast Brewery, Maui Brewing Co., Modern Times Beer, Mother Earth Brew Co., OskarBlues, Pizza Port Brewing Company, Rogue, Sierra Nevada, St. Archer Brewing Co., Smog City Brewing, Stone Brewing Co., The Bruery, The Lost Abbey, Uncommon Brewers and Widmer Brothers Brewing.
Ono food will be provided by favorite local purveyors such as: AK’s Café, Aloha Events Catering, Bob’s Dogs of Maui, Cary & Eddie’s Hideaway, Donut Dynamite, Flatbread Company, Fleetwood’s on Front Street, Kalama’s Local Grinds, Maui Brewing Co., Maui Catering Co./Brigit & Bernard’s Garden Café, Maui Tacos, MiGRANT, Mulligan’s on the Blue, Outrigger Pizza Company, Pascual’s Café & Catering, Sansei, Smoke & Spice, Star Anise Indian Cuisine, Stella Blues Café, Sumo Dogs, Teddy’s Bigger Burger, The Daily Grindz, Three’s Bar & Grill and Whole Foods Market.
The advance purchase price for general admission tickets to the Festival 4 – 7 pm is $60 per person, which includes eight 4-ounce pours of beer, a commemorative beer glass, ‘ono pupu, and event parking. On the day of the Festival, the general admission ticket price 4-7 pm is $70. Also, a “designated driver” ticket can be purchased upon request.
There is also a $110 VIP Happy Hour package that features early entry at 2:30 pm for a special rare beer tasting in Yokouchi Pavilion, the official Festival T-shirt, reserved parking area, and other perks — as well as general admission for the entire event.
Note: Festival attendance is only open to adults over 21 years of age; current valid photo ID proving age 21 and over will be required for entrance, for all attendees and participants.
Event tickets are available through the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Box Office. Call 808-242-SHOW (7469) or order online at MauiArts.org. Follow festival updates on Twitter.com/mauibrewfest and on Facebook.com/maui.arts.
LIST OF BEERS:
Alesmith Brewing Co. – Olde Ale 2014 & Robust Porter
Anchor Brewing – Anchor Summer & Anchor IPA
Avery Brewing Co. – The Maharaja & White Rascal
Bear Republic Brewing Company – Apex & Tripel’s Alley
Big Island Brewhaus – The Red Sea of Cacao & Mele Maibock
Boston Beer Company – Rebel IPA (Sam Adams) & Angry Orchard Hand Cider
Caldera Brewing Company – Caldera Cauldron Brew Double IPA & Caldera Mother Pucker
Coronado Brewing Co. – Black Sails & Sock Knocker
Deschutes Brewery – Fresh Squeezed IPA & Pine Drops IPA
Great Divide Brewing Co. – 20th Anniversary Ale & Chocolate Oak Aged Yeti Imperial Stout
Headlands Brewing Company – Liver Let Die & Lightship
Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales – Biere de Mars & Saison Y
Kona Brewing Company – Castaway IPA & Seasonal
Lost Coast Brewery – Double IPA & Watermelon Wheat
Maui Brewing Co. – TBD
Modern Times Beer – Fortunate Islands & Blazing World
Mother Earth Brew Co. – Boo Koo IPA & Double Decker
OskarBlues – Gubna Imperial IPA & G’Knight Imperial Red IPA
Pizza Port Brewing Company – TBD
Rogue – Rouge Farms 7 Hop IPA & Rouge Farms Good Chit Pilsner
Sierra Nevada – Ovila Saison with Mandarin Oranges & Hoptimum Imperial IPA
Smog City Brewing – Coffee Porter & Smog City Anniversary Saison
St. Archer Brewing Co. – Double IPA & White Ale
Stone Brewing Co. – Stone Go To IPA 4.5% & Matt’s Burning Rosids
The Bruery – The Bruery White Oak & The Bruery Trade Winds Triple
The Lost Abbey – Carnevale Ale & Hop 15
Uncommon Brewers – Steamers Lane Lager & The Tramp
Widmer Brothers Brewing – Alchemy Pine Ale & Upheaval IPA