The beer community’s annual HopFest returns for its fifth year, hosted this year at DC Brau Brewing in Northeast DC. HopFest 2019, the only DC beer festival by local brewers, for local brewers is set to take place on Saturday, March 9th from 1pm to 5pm to support the DC Brewers’ Guild (dcbg.org). Tickets go on sale to the public starting Friday, February 1st at 10am.
“HopFest is our chance each spring to come together as a community and taste some of the hoppiest offerings by breweries from all across the region, plus a few friends from out of town,” says DC Brewers’ Guild Executive Director, Paul Dean. “There will be hard-to-find rare brews, one-offs crafted just for the event, plus some tried and true favorites!”
Tickets for HopFest go on sale Friday morning, February 1st at 10am online at https://hopfest2019.eventbrite.com. Early bird tickets are $35 through February 18th when ticket prices go up to $40, which include a special DC Brewers’ Guild tasting glass and unlimited pours of dozens of hoppy beers. This is a 21 and older only event. A full list of participating breweries, food vendors and entertainment will be posted on the Guild’s Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/DCBrewersGuild/.
The District of Columbia Brewers’ Guild (DCBG) is a 501(c)(6) organization that exists to unify the Washington, D.C. brewing community by honoring D.C.’s brewing heritage, fostering community development & pride, educating consumers, promoting shared business interests, and encouraging sustainable growth. Visit the guild’s website at www.dcbg.organd follow on social media @DCBrewersGuild.