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Strong Beer Festival
February 17 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm$70
Strong Beer Festival returns to Salt River Fields in Scottsdale on Feb. 17, with an expanded lineup featuring 500-plus beers, ciders meads and more, including low-alcohol or even non-alcoholic brews.
Hosted at Salt River Fields by the Arizona Craft Brewers Guild, the 2024 Arizona Strong Beer Festival is the 23rd edition of the biggest, longest running beer festival in the state. The festival now attracts nearly 10,000 craft beer fans looking to sip and savor the latest styles and innovative brews from up to 125 breweries from around the country, paired with live entertainment, dozens of food trucks, and more. Plus, all new for 2024, VIP ticketholders will also receive free tickets to a college baseball game at Salt River Fields on Friday, Feb. 16 from 5 to 7 p.m., featuring $4 cans of AZ craft beer, plus breweries will be on-site serving samples.
Craft Enthusiast (VIP) tickets ($90) allow early entry (11:30 a.m. vs. 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.), plus free access to the pre-event party on Friday, Feb. 16 from 5 to 7 p.m. Hosted at Salt River Fields on the Pepsi Party Deck, aside from enjoying the free college baseball game, guests will be able to pick up their festival wristbands and have their ID checked, allowing them to skip the lines and head straight to their favorite booth as soon as the festival starts on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. General admission tickets are $70.
The Arizona Strong Beer Festival is a 21-plus event. Water will be available, and attendees are invited to bring their own factory sealed or empty water bottle to refill. Attendees are also invited to bring their own pretzel necklace but no other outside food or drink is allowed.
To purchase tickets, and for more information, visit chooseazbrews.com/strong-beer-festival-2024.