Attention, Craft Beer Lovers — Announcing Brooklyn Pour 2015
Cheers to crafty drinkers
Laura June Kirsch
Craft beer lovers, it's time to rejoice. The Village Voice's fifth annual Brooklyn Pour festival will be serving unlimited tastings of more than 100 brews, including local NYC offerings as well as a global portfolio of other seasonal, micro, and reserved beers. It's happening on Saturday, September 26, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Brooklyn Expo Center (72 Noble Street, Brooklyn). And heads up — presale tickets are available today at 10 a.m. To purchase, visit http://www.villagevoice.com/brooklynpour and enter the presale code VVBKED.
So far, nineteen breweries have been confirmed for this year’s event: Asahi Beer, Aspall, Austin Eastciders, Braven Brewing Company, Brooklyn Brew Shop, Crabbies Ginger Beer, Downeast Cider House, Fentimans, Greenport Harbor Brewing Co., Harpoon Brewery, Kronenbourg Brewery, McKenzie’s Hard Cider, Rockaway Brewing Company, Singha Beer, Singlecut Beersmiths, Sixpoint Brewery, St. Feuilliens, Victory Brewing Company, and War Flag Brewing Company. Many more will be announced, so stay tuned.
This year’s Brooklyn Pour will feature three tiers of ticket options — all available starting today. All ticket holders will be offered unlimited tastings of 100-plus beers, a souvenir tasting glass, entertainment, and an exclusive Brooklyn Pour photo booth. The V.I.P. ticket ($85) allows guests entry one full hour early (at 2 p.m.), plus access to the private V.I.P. lounge with a private bar, complimentary snacks, and a V.I.P. gift bag. The Early Entry ticket ($65) will allow guests entry into the main room of the event a full half-hour earlier, at 2:30 p.m. The General Admission ticket ($55) allows entrance from 3 p.m. until the end of the event.
For details regarding this year’s three ticket options, visit: http://www.villagevoice.com/brooklynpour.
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