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Philly Beer Week Opening Tap 2013
Friday - May 31, 2013 @ 06:30PM
/ Ends: Friday - May 31, 2013 @ 10:00PM
Independence Visitor Center
, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Kick off the world’s largest beer celebration of its kind with a festival like no other. Welcome the arrival of the Hammer of Glory from its daylong relay through the streets of Philadelphia, cheer award-winning brewers and watch Mayor Nutter smash open the first official keg of the week: Brotherly Suds 4. Also, The Third Annual Philadelphia Inquirer Brew-vitational awards PLUS live music.
It’s a can’t-miss toast to America’s Best Beer-Drinking City… and it all happens on Independence Mall at 6th & Market streets in the shadow of the Liberty Bell.
Don't miss Philly Beer Week's opening festival with ample samples from the region's top breweries. Micros... brewpubs... nanos - they'll be pouring the finest ales and lagers, including seasonals and one-off's. Live music with The Flathead Gang, food (additional price), surprises with keepsake sampling cup.
Friday, May 31, 2013:
6:30 p.m. - VIP ADMISSION only - DETAILS & TIX TBA - One-hour limited audience tasting session, featuring a selection of special beers paired with complimentary beer-friendly food. All VIPs receive a souvenir drinking glass plus gift bag.
7:00 p.m. - Opening Ceremony on Independence Mall – Free
7:30 p.m. - Festival doors open!
Ticket prices are as follows:
Festival Admission - EARLY BIRD (Before March 31) - $40
Festival Admission - $45
Designated Driver - $15 - Bring a non-drinking partner to Opening Tap and get home safely. Complimentary soft drinks with Philly Beer Week DD t-shirt.
List of participating breweries can be found here -
All festival attendees must be at least 21. Please be sure to bring a copy of your E-Ticket with you, either on your Smart Phone or a Printed Copy.
Tickets can be purchased online here -
http://phillybeerweek.ticketleap.c ... gtap2013/#
Independence Visitor Center - 6th & Market streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
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