MS Craft Beer Festival
Fondren Renaissance Foundation, in cooperation with Capital City Beverages, Inc. and Southern Beverage Company, presents the 3rd annual Mississippi Craft Beer Festival on the grounds of Duling Hall in Fondren on June 9, 2017. Tickets available here.
Over 100 beers will be presented for sampling by over two dozen breweries. Special emphasis will be placed on breweries within Mississippi and nearby bordering states with brewer representatives on hand to discuss their products and brewing methods. Live music from The Hustlers.
Tickets for the “VIP hour” from 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. are $60 in advance and $65 day of and are limited to 250 persons. Those with VIP tickets also gain entrance for the entire run of the festival, bar snacks for the first hour and a $15 gift certificate to a participating Fondren restaurant (gift certificate good only on the evening of June 9).
General admission, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., is $30 in advance and $35 day of, and includes unlimited tastings of all of the products represented. A designated driver ticket (must be at least 21) is available at the door for $10.
All festival tickets offer attendees the ability to come and go from the tasting grounds (through 8:30 p.m.).
This is a 21 and up event. No children (including babies) No pets. No coolers or chairs. No solicitation.
Stay for the post-fest concert, ardenland presents Corey Harper! Combo tickets are available.
2017 Beer Lineup (subject to change):
From Capital City Beverage –
Founders Brewing Company
All Day IPA, Rubaeus, PC Pils, Dirty Bastard
Boston Beer Co.
AO Easy Apple
Truly Lime seltzer
Hopsecutioner IPA, Maggies Peach Farmhouse, Recreation Ale
Lagunitas Brewing Company
IPA, 12th of Never, Lil Sumpin Sumpin, Lucky 13
420, Goin Coastal Pineapple IPA, Cool Breeze Cucumber Saison, Blue
Andygator, Purple Haze, To Gose, Blueberry, Bourbon ST Rye Pale Ale
Fat Tire, Juicy Watermelon, Citradelic, Voodoo Ranger, Bretta IPA, Dayblazer
Blonde, Pub Ale, Gose, Old 49 Farmhouse
Blonde, Pale Ale, Black Gold
Southern Pecan, Kiln MS Gold, Southern Hopspitality
Pale Ale, Tropical Torpedo, Summerfest, Sidecar
Tiny Bomb, Ananda IPA, Boomslang Belgian IPA
Dale’s Pale Ale, IPA, Old Chub, Pinner IPA
Two Hearted Ale, Oberon, Oarsman, Oatsmobile
Grest, Hefeweizen, Dos Perros
From Southern Beverage –
Dark Saison, Mississippi Fireant, Barrel Aged Mississippi Fireant, Crowd Control, Suzy B, Jack the Sipper
Natchez Brewing Co.
Bluff City Blonde, Old Capitol IPA, Southern Grace
Slowboat Brewing Co.
Into the Mystic, Dairy of a Madman, IV, Blue Canoe
Chandeleur Island Brewing Co.
Freemason Golden Ale, Lil’ Smack IPA, Curlew’s Coconut Porter, Surfside Pineapple Wheat
Tin Roof Brewing Co.
Juke Joint 2.0, Voodoo Pale Ale, Rusted Rye IPA, Smiling Ivan, Rougarou
Back Forty Beer Co.
Naked Pig Pale Ale, Freckle Belly IPA, Truckstop Honey Brown Ale, Cart Barn Pilsner, Paw Paw’s Peach Wheat Ale, Jalapango DIPA
Blue Pants Brewing Co.
Imperial IPA, Hop-Bursted IPA, Coffee & Milk Pinstripe Stout, Gose, Blonde Bretty
Grayton Beer Co.
30A Beach Blonde Ale, Salt of the Gulf Gose, Fish Whistle IPA
Stone Brewing Co.
Ripper, Arrogant Bastard, Tangerine Express, Ruination DIPA, Delicious IPA, Ghost Hammer White IPA, Mocha IPA
Southern Tier Brewing Co.
Live, NuSkool IPA, Lemon Drop Sun, 2XUnfiltered, 3 Citrus Peel Out, Choklat, Thick Mint
Tallgrass Brewing Co.
Velvet Rooster, Key Lime Pie, Raspberry Jam
Mighty Miss Brewing Co.
Mighty Miss Pale Ale, Onward Amber Ale, Pace Porter, Sledge Saison