Beer Week is finally here. Ticket on sale now at http://www.phillybeerweek.org. This is one of the biggest events in Philadelphia.
Kick off the world’s largest beer celebration of its kind with a festival like no other. Welcome the arrival of the Hammer of Glory from its daylong relay through the streets of Philadelphia, cheer award-winning brewers and watch Mayor Nutter smash open the first official keg of the week: Brotherly Suds 3.
It’s a toast to America’s Best Beer-Drinking City… and it all happens on Independence Mall in the shadow of the Liberty Bell.
Below is the admission information tickets are going fast and some maybe sold out:
Friday, June 1, 2012 Opening Ceremony – FREE – 7 p.m.
Independence Mall – 6th & Market streets.
Opening ceremony with the Hammer of Glory, The Third Annual Philadelphia Inquirer Brew-vitational awards PLUS the incredible sounds of Josh Lawrence and the New Quartet
Festival admission – $40 – 7:30 p.m. Independence Visitor Center
Don’t miss Philly Beer Week’s opening festival with ample samples from the region’s top breweries. Micros… brewpubs… nanos – they’ll be pouring the finest ales and lagers, including seasonals and one-off’s. Live music with The Flathead Gang, food (additional price), surprises with keepsake sampling cup
VIP Session $75- 6:30 p.m. SOLD OUT One-hour limited audience tasting session, featuring a selection of special beers paired with complimentary beer-friendly food. All VIPs receive a souvenir drinking glass plus gift bag.
VIP with Forum of the Gods Package – $100
VIP SESSION SOLD OUT Forum held Wednesday, June 6, 2 p.m., at Philadelphia Bar & Restaurant Make sure you’re in the room for Philly Beer Week’s signature panel featuring beer world luminaries. Last year’s highly praised Forum sold out early. This pre-sale opportunity guarantees you a seat
Designated Driver – $25 Bring a non-drinking partner to Opening Tap and get home safely. Complimentary soft drinks with Philly Beer Week DD t-shirt.
This is a MUST GO to event for all beer lovers and non beer lovers.