The Village Voice Announces Second Round Of Brewers For "Brooklyn Pour" Craft Beer Festival
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, August 31, 2013, 03:45 PM EDT
These brewers will join previously announced breweries: Brewery Ommegang, Dogfish Head Brewery, Goose Island, Grimm Artisanal Ales, Heartland Brewery, KelSo Beer Company, Lagunitas Brewing Company, Original Sin Hard Cider, Otter Creek Brewing, Rockaway Brewing Company, Shmaltz Brewing Co., Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Singlecut Beersmiths, Sixpoint Brewery, The Atlantic Brewing Company, The Bronx Brewery, Victory Brewing Company, Wolaver's Fine Organic Ales and many more to come!
The Village Voice is also calling out to volunteers to join the official Brooklyn Pour "Brew Crew." Volunteers will represent Brooklyn Pour in a variety of roles and will be selected based on who will be the most responsible, knowledgeable and dedicated member of the event's team. Volunteer applicants must be 25 years old or older and must apply before Friday. September 20, at: www.villagevoice.com/brooklynpour.
Brooklyn Pour is set for Saturday, October 12th with VIP and General Admission tickets still available for purchase, here: www.villagevoice.com/brooklynpour. Featuring over 100+ craft brews from New York and beyond, Brooklyn Pour will again take place in Fort Greene, Brooklyn at Skylight One Hanson (formerly the Williamsburg Savings Bank) from 3:00PM - 6:00PM with a VIP-Only Preview Hour from 2:00PM-3:00PM.
Brooklyn Pour will offer all ticketholders unlimited tasting of 100+ beers, a souvenir glass, entertainment, live onsite beer demonstrations from the area's top brew masters, and an exclusive Brooklyn Pour photo booth. VIP guests will be offered one hour of early admission to the event and a VIP lounge with a private bar, complimentary food, and a VIP Gift Bag.
Over 1,500 craft beer aficionados will sample the best seasonal, micro and reserve brews from breweries around the country with a pinpointed focus on the tri-state area. The best craft brews will be represented, along with demonstrations, meet & greets, beer talks, food court and more.
The Village Voice's Brooklyn Pour craft beer festival has kept in the true form as its sister tasting event, Choice Eats, by curating local beers unique to New York City, mixed with a portfolio of beers from around the globe all under one roof for one day.
Brooklyn Pour's charitable partner BRIC, a nonprofit organization that has been the driving force behind a number of Brooklyn's most widely renowned and beloved arts and media programs. In the borough that is now this country's foremost creative hotbed, BRIC is unparalleled in its combination of artistic excellence, programmatic breadth and genuine accessibility. For more information, please visit: http://www.BRICartsmedia.org. Proceeds from Brooklyn Pour ticket sales are going to support BRIC.
Sponsors for the 2013 "Brooklyn Pour" event are A-List Event Company, Asahi, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, Crunch, Jarlesberg USA, McClure's Pickles, Rekordelig Cider and Volvic.
Saturday, October 12th, 2013
2:00 - 3:00 PM - VIP PREVIEW HOUR
3:00 - 6:00 PM - GENERAL EVENT
Tickets Now On Sale: http://www.villagevoice.com/brooklynpour
$80 VIP Tickets
$50 General Admission
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The Village Voice has independently produced and created such celebrated events as the Choice Eats, Obies Awards, 4Knots Music Festival, Choice Streets, Brooklyn Pour, as well as the most anticipated issues and guides of the year including the annual Pazz and Jop music poll, Best of NYC, and its Spring, Summer, and Fall Preview guides. The Voice is New York's most influential must-read alternative newspaper in print and online. For more information on the Voice or its events, please visit us online at www.villagevoice.com