New York, NY – September 3, 2014 – The Village Voice announces its third round of participating brewers for the fourth annual Brooklyn Pour craft beer tasting event coming up on September 27th (Tickets On Sale Now). The event now includes 60 brewers with many new additions coming soon. The 19 new brewers announced today include: Ayinger Brewery, Bad Seed Cider Company, Brewery Ommegang, Broken Bow Brewery, Crabbie’s Ginger Beer, Crispin Cider Company, Goose Island Beer Company, Ithaca Beer Co., KelSo, Beer Company, Krombacher Brewery, Lagunitas Brewing Co., Lindemans Brewery, Magic Hat Brewing Company, MOA Brewing Company, Original Sin Hard Cider, Other Half Brewing, Paulaner Brewery, Samuel Smith Brewery, Transmitter Brewing, and Wolffer Estate Vineyard.
These brewers will join the previously announced 41 breweries: 508 Gastrobrewery, Ace Cider, Alphabet City Brewing Company, Asahi, Bayou Teche Brewing, Bear Republic Brewery, Boulder Beer Company, Braven Brewing Company, Bronx Brewery, Brooklyn Brew Shop, Brooklyn Brewery, Captain Lawrence Brewing Company, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, Dyckman Beer Co., Empire Brewing Company, Founders Brewing Company, Gun Hill Brewing Company, Harlem Blue, Harlem Brewing Company, Harpoon Brewery, Keegan Ales, Lake Placid Brewery, McKenzie’s, Narragansett Brewing Company, Paulaner Brewery, Queens Brewery, Radeberger Brewery, Radiant Pig Craft Beers, Rockaway Brewing Company, Saranac Brewery, Shiner Beer, Shipyard Brewing Company, Shmaltz Brewing Company, Singha, Singlecut Beersmiths, Sly Fox Brewery, Steadfast Beer Co., Stevens Point Brewery, Two Roads Brewing Company, Victory Brewing Company, Yonkers BrewingCo., and many more to come!
Newly announced today, Brooklyn Pour is proud to partner with Dave & Buster’s to host the official BKPour Game Area at this year’s event. Attendees will be able to participate in beer pong, foosball, basketball toss and more!
The event will feature over 100+ craft brews from New York and beyond and will take place in Fort Greene, Brooklyn at Skylight One Hanson (formerly the Williamsburg Savings Bank) from 2:00PM – 6:00PM.
This year’s Brooklyn Pour will feature three tiers of ticket options – all available for sale now. All ticketholders will be offered unlimited tasting of 100+ beers, a souvenir tasting glass, entertainment, and more. The VIP ticket ($85) will allow guests entry one full hour early, beginning at 2PM plus access to the private VIP lounge with a private bar and mezzanine overlooking the event, complimentary snacks courtesy of SCRATCHbread, Ovelia Psistaria, and Paulaner Brauhaus, a VIP Gift Bag and more. The Early Entry ticket ($65) will allow guests entry into the main room of the event at 2:30PM, a full half hour earlier than the event’s door time. The General Admissionticket ($55) allows entrance to the event at 3PM until the event finishes for all ticketholders at 6PM. For more details on this year’s three ticket options, visit: www.villagevoice.com/brooklynpour.
The Village Voice‘s Brooklyn Pour craft beer festival has kept in the true form as its sister tasting event, Choice Eats, by curating local beers unique to New York City & beyond, mixed with a portfolio of beers from around the globe all under one roof for one day. Over 1,500 craft beer aficionados will sample the best seasonal, micro and reserve brews from breweries around the country with a pinpointed focus on the tri-state area.
Brooklyn Pour’s charitable partner, Lifebeat, will be presenting this year’s DJ Booth featuring Jonathan Clark from Q104FM. Lifebeat is the leading national nonprofit dedicated to educating America’s youth (13-29) about HIV/AIDS prevention. Lifebeat mobilizes the talents and resources of the music industry to deliver HIV/AIDS and STDs awareness messages through broadcast, print, social and digital media, and distributes educational literature and condoms at concert venues, music festivals, clubs and other events. Lifebeat also provides quality of life services and support, such as musical performances, for people living with HIV/AIDS and their families. For more information, please visit http://www.lifebeat.org/. Proceeds from Brooklyn Pour ticket sales are going to support Lifebeat.
Sponsors for the 2014 Brooklyn Pour Craft Beer Festival include, Dave & Buster’s, Slow & Low Rock and Rye, Mount Gay Rum, Universal Home Entertainment, Paulaner Brauhaus, Whole Foods Market, New York City Brewers Guild, Great Brewers, Manhattan Beer, SKI Beer, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, Asahi Beer and Green Mountain Energy.
The Village Voice’s 4th Annual Brooklyn Pour Craft Beer Festival
DATE: Saturday, September 27th
VENUE: Skylight One Hanson | Fort Greene, Brooklyn, NY
TIME: 2:00-6:00PM with staggered entry as follows:
2:00PM – $85 – VIP Ticketholder Doors
2:30PM – $65 – Early Entry Ticketholder Doors
3:00PM – $55 – General Admission Ticketholder Doors
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The Village Voice has independently produced and created such celebrated events as the Choice Eats, Obie Awards, 4Knots Music Festival, Choice Streets, Holiday Spirits, Brooklyn Pour, as well as the most anticipated issues and guides of the year including the annual Pazz and Jop music poll, Best of NYC, and its Spring, Summer, and Fall Preview guides. The Voice is New York’s most influential must-read alternative newspaper in print and online. For more information on the Voice or its events, please visit us online at www.villagevoice.com.