Gen Giammanco Foundation

Proceeds will benefit the Gen Giammanco Foundation, a non-profit organization that provides financial support to student athletes to assist in their pursuit of both scholastic and athletic success in Santa Cruz County.

Eventbrite - CBF Santa Cruz

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Craft Beer Heaven

Tickets Will Be Sold At The Door!

Aptos Village Park, Aptos, CA
August 12 - 14, 2016

The Producers of The Legendary California Beer Festival are proud to bring back the Annual California Beer Festival Santa Cruz at Aptos Village Park in Aptos.

CBF's main goal is to shine a light on the craft beer movement and celebrate great beer! For all those new, and familiar to the Craft beer scene, this event is an opportunity to drink amongst the true connoisseurs of beer and gain insight of all things craft!

Friday, August 12th - Food and Beer Pairing - 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Start your weekend off at CBF's Food and Beer Pairing. If you are looking for an opportunity to reward your tastebuds with an abundance of flavor and delights, then this is the event for you! Local Chefs pair with Local Breweries for an Exclusive Tasting Event! This VIP event includes unlimited access to samples of chief specials carefully paired with a brewery and topped off with live music Sambda! Savor the memories made with the CBF Family with your (1) CBF souvenir pint glass! You must be 21 years of age or older to attend.

The Jerk House & Brews of Santa Cruz
Pour Tap Room & 101 North
Hollins House & Seabright
Ulterior & Leopold 7
Peter B's & Peter B's
Burt's & Burt's

Saturday, August 13th - Craft Beer Heaven
VIP Sampling from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
General Admission Gates open at 12:30 pm
Beer Sampling: 1:00 pm-4:30 pm

Join us on Saturday for for the Ultimate Craft Beer Experience! Fulfill your natural desire to sample from each end of the Craft Beer spectrum- from local craft breweries to neighboring breweries that border the California Coast.

Saturday's Craft Beer Heaven is THE event for any new or seasoned craft beer drinker and enthusiast! Expand your mind and palate as over 85 craft breweries come together to enlighten and broaden the minds of the thousands of festival goers with all things craft!

Ticket holders will receive access to Live Entertainment, Food available from vendors, (1) Souvenir glass, and Unlimited Access to 85 Craft Breweries to sample from!

Sunday, August 14th Sunday Funday 11am - 6pm
Revisit the park on Sunday for SUNDAYFUNDAY!

Bring the family, blankets and chairs for Sunday Funday in the Park Admission JUST $10 Kids 12 and under are FREE. This event will feature great food, Craft Beer and an amazing Live Entertainment lineup! Performances by Blues At 11 (Blues Covers), The Ultimate Huey Lewis Experience with the band Supperhuey, A 10 piece tribute to Prince from the band The Purple Ones and the greates Party Band Wonderbread 5! ! Space is very limited. Kids 12 and under are Free.

There is NO beer sampling on Sunday, beer and food will be available for purchase.

Eventbrite - CBF Santa Cruz
Gen Giammanco Foundation Burts Honey Wheat Beer Anchor Brewing Faultline Brewing Company Golden State Brewing Strike Brewing Co St. Killians Importing Mendocino Brewing Company Lagunitas Brewing Company The Bloody Cure Lost Coast Brewery Ace Cider Santa Cruz Good Times Pleasure Pantry Epicenter Cycling Island Brewing Company The Hippo 104.3 A Tool Shed Anderson Valley Brewing Company Chaucer's Cellars Discretion Brewing Rileys Brewing Six Rivers Brewery Speakeasy Craft Artisan Ales Auchentoshan The Bloody Cure M Cigars Solar Technologies Hula Huts Hula Huts India Gourmet Conscious Creations Severino's Bar & Grill Einstok Beer Co Firestone Walker Brewing Co. Seabright Brewery Victoria 101 North Carneros Brewing DNA Brewing Hop Valley Brewing Co. Island Brewing Baja Brewing Company Knee Deep Brewing Negra Modelo Santa Cruz Ale Works Tap It Brewing Umunhum Brewing South City Ciderworks Humble Sea Brewing Company Campbell Brewing Company Mission Trail Cider Rambling Route - Tieton Cider Works Gael Ales Bertinchamps Welk Resorts Neven Brewhouse