Tickets are now on sale for Craft New York Beer Fest, scheduled to take place from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday March 22 at the Desmond Hotel and Conference Center in Albany on March 22.
Taste NY is a co-sponsor of this event, which features 30 New York state breweries serving dozens of New York State craft beers paired with an array of foods from local restaurants, companies and farms.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.newyorkcraftbeerfest.com. A limited number of printed tickets are also available for purchase at the Albany Pump Station, Brown’s Brewing Co., and Olde Saratoga Brewing Company.
Tickets include admission and a 5-ounce souvenir tasting glass. Three ounce samples of 60 New York State craft beers will be available as well as a variety of food pairings from Capital Region farms and restaurants.
The 30 New York State craft breweries slated to attend the event include Empire Brewing Company (Syracuse), Saranac (Utica), Brown’s Brewing Co. (Troy), Adirondack Brewery and Pub (Lake George), Lake Placid Pub and Brewery (Lake Placid), Olde Saratoga Brewing Company (Saratoga Springs), C.H. Evans Brewing Company (Albany), Brooklyn Brewery (Brooklyn), Druthers Brewing Company (Saratoga Springs) and Good Nature Farm Brewery and Tap Room (Hamilton).
Also: Sixpoint (Brooklyn), Great South Bay Brewery (Bay Shore), Rushing Duck Brewing Co. (Chester), Ithaca Beer Company (Ithaca), Bronx Brewery (Bronx), St. Lawrence Brewing Co. (Canton), Water Street Brewing Co. (Binghamton), Kuka-Andean Brewing Company (Blauvelt), Schmaltz Brewing Company (Clifton Park), Chatham Brewing (Chatham) and Southern Tier Brewing Company (Lakewood).
Also: Community Beer Works (Buffalo), Hamburg Brewing Company (Hamburg), Crossroads Brewing Company (Athens), Brewery Ommegang (Cooperstown), Peekskill Brewery (Peekskill), Middle Ages Brewing Company (Syracuse), Captain Lawrence Brewing Company (Elmsford), Naked Dove Brewing Company (Canandaigua) and Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. (Greenport).