Enjoy a variety of craft beer at the seventh annual Buellton Brew Fest on Saturday from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. (11:30 a.m. entry for VIP passes) at the picturesque River View Park, 151 Sycamore Drive.
There will be more than 55 craft breweries, wineries, cider and spirit companies offering their best sips for guests to try. With all types of libations available, there will be something for everyone.
This year’s Buellton Brew Fest will feature the debut of a collaborative beer from local favorites Firestone Walker Brewing Company and Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co., which make their home in Buellton.
Other craft beers from Santa Barbara County and the Central Coast will include Barrelworks, Earth and Fire Brewing Company, Island Brewing Company, M. Special Brewing Company, Naughty Oak Brewing Co., Pure Order Brewing Co., Rincon Brewery, Santa Maria Brewing Company, Solvang Brewing Company, Telegraph Brewing Company, Third Window Brewing Co., Topa Topa Brewing Company and Valley Brewers.
Craft breweries from other parts of California and out-of-state will also be serving beer at the event. Ciders, wines and spirits will also be available to sample.
The Buellton Brew Fest is about more than great craft beer -- it’s a fun day to spend with friends and family. Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy live music from Richie Rey, from Lompoc, and Old Jack, from Boston, Massachusetts. Grab food from the on-site food trucks and get in the competitive spirit with lawn games such as mega-sized beer pong and cornhole.
Attendees are encouraged to drink responsibly and Jump on the Brew Bus is a fun and safe way to get to and from the Buellton Brew Fest. Jump on the Brew Bus picks up in select locations in Santa Barbara, Goleta, Lompoc and Santa Maria.
The cost is $10 round trip from the Lompoc stop and $25 from Santa Barbara, Goleta and Santa Maria. Advance purchase is required. Those who live locally or are staying nearby can hop on the Santa Ynez Valley Transit, which stops at River View Park.