Monterey Beer Festival to offer brew, music, foodIf you're among the growing number of people who can't think of a better way to spend the day than try out a big selection of beers, then the Monterey Beer Festival is for you. Mark it down on your calendar -- June 14, 2014. More than 80 breweries will be on hand at the Monterey County Fair and Event Center where you'll be able to taste unusual beers from around the world. The event takes place from 12:30 p.m. until 5 p.m.
But it's not just beer. The Monterey Beer Festival includes food vendors from throughout the Monterey area, including Thai noodles, California cuisine, barbecue, fried fish, bratwursts, Cajun food -- you name it, they'll have it.
Throughout the day there will be live bands including Powerage, Journey Revisited and Wicked Garden, a Stone Temple Pilots tribute band.
You can get advance tickets for $45, or $50 at the door and that includes all of your beer. There is a VIP area with separate restrooms, complimentary snacks and special beer tastings -- you can become a VIP for $70 in advance, $80 at the door, which includes entrance to the festival.
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