TrackPackPA Presents: PA Craft Beer Festival at Parx!
Bensalem, PA – On Saturday, September 10 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m., Philly Beer Week (PBW) will host the TrackPackPA.com PA Craft Beer Fest at Parx East.
Twenty Pennsylvania breweries will offer samples of two beers each, all adjacent to Parx’s home stretch – meaning that guests can enjoy local beer while watching local horses in the day’s 10 scheduled races, complete with live music, a volleyball court (weather permitting) and beer-friendly foods available for purchase.
“Philly Beer Week isn’t just about a 10-day celebration; we salute our local brewers and beer lovers all year long,” says Don “Joe Sixpack” Russell, PBW executive director.
“TrackPackPa.com’s PA Craft Beer Fest is a perfect way to get through the long months until PBW 2012.”
Participating breweries include: Appalachian Brewing Co.; Bavarian Barbarian Brewing Co.; Box Car Brewing Co.; Dock Street Brewing Co.; Erie Brewing Co.; Intercourse Brewing Co.; Lancaster Brewing Co.; Lion Brewery; Philadelphia Brewing Co.; Prism Brewing Co.; Sly Fox Brewing Co.; Stoudts Brewing Co.; Triumph Brewing Co.; Troegs Brewing Company; Victory Brewing Co.; Weyerbacher Brewing Co.; and Yuengling. PA Craft Beer Fest tickets are available online; admission is $25 per person, and includes samples from all 20 participating breweries, trackside viewing of the day’s horse races, live musical entertainment, giveaways and more. Designated driver tickets are available for $15 per driver, and groups can purchase tickets in lots of six at the $22.50 per person Six-Pack rate. For more information, including breweries that will attend and more on the day’s entertainment, please visit http://www.trackpackpa.com/philly-beer-week-pa-craft-beer-fest/.
Philly Beer Week
PBW is a 10-day celebration of “America’s Best Beer-Drinking City,” kicks off on the first Friday in June annually. Established in 2008, it’s the largest beer celebration of its kind in the United States, featuring hundreds of festivals, dinners, tours, pub crawls, tastings and meet-the-brewer nights throughout Greater Philadelphia. PBW highlights the region’s diverse beer scene – its world-class breweries, neighborhood taverns, trend-setting restaurants and rich beer culture and history. For more information about Philly Beer Week, including the ever-expanding schedule of events both during PBW and throughout the year, a list of participants and other details, please visit www.phillybeerweek.org, like us on facebook and follow us on twitter @phillybeerweek.