It’s that time of the year again to grab an unlimited beer mug and try some of the best beers in the country in a breathtaking setting. On June 26th at the Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center, the Breckenridge Beer Festival in Breckenridge, CO will once again celebrate the finest award winning craft beers in the beautiful outdoors with live music, local food, and the beautiful scenery of the Rocky Mountains.
Nestled in the Breckenridge Ski Resort, the Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival will feature over 40 craft beers from 30 award winning micro breweries including Great Divide, Samuel Adams, New Belgium, and Odell Brewing Company. Guests will also be able to enjoy live music throughout the day from bands such as Fort Frances, The Wind + The Wave, and Turkuaz.For $30 you can gain entrance and receive a commemorative five ounce mug for unlimited tastings for the entire day. VIP access can be had for just under $75 and it includes a larger commemorative glass mug, and a VIP seating area with a private selection of craft beers, a lunch buffet catered by Moe’s Original BBQ (named one of the ten best BBQ Joints in America by relish.com).
For the kind souls who want to see their friends arrive home safely from an unlimited beer festival, there are designated driver tickets being offered which offer access to the VIP area, shaded seating for the shows, private bathrooms, and lunch for only $30 as well. If the drive seems too much after a long day of drinking in the sun, lodging is available at the Beaver Run resort starting at $117 a night.Listed as one of the 12 top things to do in Denver in 2014 by the Thrillist, the Summer Beer Festival promises to deliver the best Colorado has to offer. With microbreweries from all over the nation offering unlimited tastings of their finest craft brews and local eateries showcasing local Colorado flavor, there’s no better excuse to visit this beautiful mountain town when its not covered in powder.