â€‹FOOD & BEER PAIRING COMPETITION
Friday, September 18
Food & Beer Pairing Competition! Taking place Friday, September 18th 5:30pm at City Hall overlooking Downtown Ventura! Five Brewmasters will be paired up separately with five Gourmet Chefs competing for your palate and vote for best food and beer pairing! This VIP event includes food samples, beer, live music and (1) CBF souvenir pint glass! You must be 21 years of age or older to attend.
CRAFT BEER HEAVEN
Saturday, September 19, 12:30 - 5pm
(VIP Session begins at 11: 30 am, General Admission Gates at 12:30 pm, Beer Sampling 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm)
Ending Ventura County Beer Week is THE Legendary, California Beer Festival (CBF) back at beautiful Mission Park in downtown Ventura! Saturday September 19th, come experience Craft Beer Heaven with beers on tap, food trucks and live music throughout the day! This is a chance to expand your mind and educate yourself on new and old styles of craft beer!
CALIFORNIA BLUES AND BREWS FESTIVAL
Sunday, September 20, 11am-6pm
Sunday is the California Blues & Brews Festival! Bring your blues chairs and blankets to Sunday's family friendly event and get marinated by an amazing Blues lineup on two stages...keeping the music going all day!!! Food from Local food vendors and ice cold Craft Beer will be available for purchase. Children 12 and under FREE.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Downtown Ventura Organization to foster a vibrant commercial and cultural district.
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.