Motley Brews Supports Nevada’s Growing Craft Beer Community with Third Annual Great Vegas Festival of Beer
What: An impressive lineup of more than 50 local and regional breweries will feature more than 200 craft beers for festival goers to taste throughout this year’s event. During the festival, Motley Brews and Nevada Craft Brewers Association (NCBA) will premier the NCBA’s first-ever collaboration beer – Pyrite Pale Ale –which will serve as the festival’s official brew.
Saturday, April 27
2 to 7 p.m.
2601 E. Sunset Rd Las Vegas, NV 89120
Brian Chapin, Motley Brews founder
Details: Las Vegas’ largest celebration of craft beer, the Great Vegas Festival of Beer, returns for its third year providing a taste of Nevada’s craft beer culture.
In addition to the hundreds of craft beers, reggae-rock sensation One Pin Short will headline the afternoon with their mix of reggae, punk, hip-hop and metal. The group has shared the stage with national acts including Slightly Stoopid, Fishbone and Bowling for Soup. Strung Out Sessions will also provide a mix of electric and acoustic guitars paired with driving melodies inspired by musical sensations such as Alice N’ Chains and the Stone Temple Pilots.
General admission tickets for the festival are $40 at the door. A portion of the event’s ticket sales benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Las Vegas and NCBA. All tickets will provide guests with samples of any festival beer while supplies last. Food will also be available for purchase from local food trucks, including Sausagefest with their gourmet sausages and sandwiches, Smoking Sam’s BBQ and Flying Monkey showcasing Asian fusion cuisine. In addition, all tickets provide a complimentary ride for ticket holders and their vehicle through Designated Drivers, Inc.
The Downtown Brew Festival is sponsored by Mark Taylor, Public House, Land Rover, Whole Foods Markets, Levy Restaurants, DRAFT Magazine and KOMP 92.3.
About Motley Brews:
Founded in 2010, Motley Brews was created for both beer fans and breweries to share their passion for fine brews. The organization hosts beer-centric festivals and events designed to bring a local flavor to thousands of Las Vegans who thirst for good times and great beer. Motley Brews is a firm believer in giving back to the local community with each festival always benefiting a deserving local non-profit organization.