3rd Annual New York Craft Brewers Festival – FX Matt Brewing Company

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The New York State Brewers Association is proud to announce the 3rd annual Craft New York Brewers Festival that will take place on June 10th, 2017 at the historic FX Matt Brewing Company in Utica, New York. The Craft New York Brewers Festival brings together up to 30+ New York State Breweries from every region of the state featuring up to 120 hard to find and award winning beers. *The brewers, owners, and direct brewery reps ALWAYS pour the beer at our festivals, and are there to answer your questions, share a beer with you, and have a lot of fun! 

To make this very special event more exclusive, we will once again feature special exhibits an the Malt and Hops industry in New York State, and have food available for purchase from local restaurants. There will also be live music from The Old Main

We will once again feature a VIP ticket at this years event which will allow access to the festival one hour earlier, and allow you access to enjoy specially selected beer not available to the general public (these sold out last year and are limited, so buy early!). This is a great opportunity to get in early and talk with the brewers and enjoy local food.

This event is in support of the New York State Brewers Association to help further our mission of promoting the great craft beer being produced in this state every day.

4:00-8:00PM (VIP admission will be at 4pm, General Admission will begin at 5pm)
Online General Admission Price: $30 | Event Day Price (if available): $40 | VIP Admission $50 | VIP Admission Event Day Price (if available) $60 | Designated Driver ticket price: $15

VIP Tickets are limited and will include the following:

– Access one hour early at 4pm

– Special beers only for VIP ticket holders, breweries bringing special and one off beers include  (list coming soon)

– Time to meet and talk with brewers from around the state enjoying VIP only beers

**VIP Beers include:  Four Mile Brewing- Pale Ale batch # 6 a big double dry hopped pale ale with mosaic, cashmere, triple pearl, and citra, Rushing Duck – tbd, Browns Brewing – BURST, Brooklyn Brewery – Ghost Bottles Passion of Mango, Keegan Ales – Tart Wheat, a Mosaic/Citra dry hopped kettle sour, (more coming)

Tickets include admission, a 5-ounce souvenir tasting glass (yes glass) and the freedom to enjoy unlimited 3-ounce samples of the various beers present at the event.

This is a 21+ event. All attendees must show valid photo ID at the door. All attendees, including designated drivers, must be 21 or over to attend this event. No exceptions!

The New York Craft Brewers Festival will take place between 5–8pm (4pm for VIP) at the FX Matt Brewing Company located at 830 Varick St. Utica, NY 13502

Sponsored by BlueRock Energy and Zink Screen Printing and Design

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