National Craft Beer Week is May 14 – 20 and the 3rd annual All Draught Beer Tasting hosted by Diabetes Dayton is the perfect way to celebrate. It’s an evening of craft beers, and local blues at Carillon Park. Starting at 5pm on Friday, May 18th brews from Akron’s Thirsty Dog and Ohio Brewing Companies, Columbus based Elevator Brewing, Mount Carmel and Riverton from Cincinnati. Also on site will be Wooden Shoe Brewing Company of Minster,who began in 1860, survived prohibition and became one of the most desired brews of it’s era. In all there will be over 30 craft beers to select from.
Purchase your early bird ticket for Big Brews and Blues for just $30 until May 15th, which includes event entry and 20 beer sampling tickets with a commemorative tasting glass. On May 16th ticket price increases to $35. If you are there just for the music, you can purchase a $5 entry ticket and beer will be available by the pint for $5. This event happens rain or shine and ticket are nonrefundable. Tickets can be purchased online.
General Admission Ticket: $35 available from may 16-18 includes event entry and 20 beer sampling tickets with a commemorative tasting glass buy your ticket online: click on the shopping cart at the bottom of the page! tickets are nonrefundable and the event will go on- rain or shine just want to come check out the event
The Silver Kings Blues Band will start the night out at 5pm, Uptown Blues Players hit the stage at 6pm, Miss Lissa and Company begin at 8pm and the evenings headliner, Noah Witherspoon will come on at 8pm and the event concludes at 9pm.
In honor of American Craft Beer Week Dayton DRAFT will be on hand demonstating the craft of homebrewing up close and personal throughout the evening of Big Brews and Blues.
Attendees will be able to dine on offerings from Boston’s Bistro & Pub, Brock Masterson’s Catering, Hickory River Smokehouse and Kaimelsky’s.
Dayton Most Metro has TWO PAIRS of tickets to give away to Big Brews & Blues! Simply fill out the form below and comment below with your favorite craft beer. We’ll draw two winners this
Friday May 11 Saturday May 12 at 2pm – good luck!
Congratulations to Troy Lindsey and Tamera Geesling – they are both winners in our ticket drawing for the Big Brews & Blues Festival! We do hope to see most of the rest of you there – there will be awesome beers, music, and DMM will be there pouring beers! CHEERS!