Saratoga Springs, New York
May 19, 2018
And they’re off! The 8th annual Saratoga Brewfest is returning to the Saratoga Race Course on Saturday, May 19th for the biggest and best Brewfest yet! Make your way to the winner’s circle as you race through the best selection of craft beers you’ve ever seen in Saratoga. With more than 160 craft beers from 80+ breweries available to sample, there’s no telling which brew will be the frontrunner.Buy Tickets Now
- Designated Driver tickets are $10 and are available at the door only.
- Group Tickets will NOT be available for purchase on the day of the event (in-person or online). On event day, all members of the group must be present to enter together at the same time with the Group Ticket
- If the event sells out in advance, DD tickets will still be available.
- All attendees must be 21 years or older; no children can attend.
- No outside food or beverage, but pretzel necklaces are encouraged.
- ID check will begin approximately 30 minutes prior to doors opening.
- There will be a line upon entering but it will move quickly.
- Everyone who has their ticket, can proceed to the same entry line.
- Last pour will be 10 minutes prior to the session ending time. This means no samples will be poured after this time.
- Attendees may not leave with any beer, no exceptions will be made.
Find Your New Favorite Brewery
10 Barrel Brewing Co.
- Code 24 Pale Ale, Joe
21st Amendment Brewery
San Francisco, CA
- Blood Orange Blonde, Hell or High Watermelon
Abbaye de Leffe
- Leffe Blonde / Blond, Leffe Brune / Bruin
Abita Brewing Company
Abita Springs, LA
- Creole Cream Ale, Strawberry Harvest Lager
Lake George, NY
- Lake George Cider Project, Puru00e9e: Boysenberry
Allagash Brewing Company
- Hoppy Table Beer, Saison
Anderson Valley Brewing Company
- Ee Tah! IPA , Summer Solstice
Angry Orchard Cider Company
- Easy Apple
Artisanal Brew Works
Saratoga Springs, NY
- A Little Bit of Trouble, Belgians On the Beach, Derailleur IPA
Avery Brewing Co.
- Liliko'i Kepolo, The Maharaja
Ballast Point Brewing Company
San Diego, CA
- Bonito, Grapefruit Sculpin
Battle Hill Brewing Company
Fort Ann, NY
- Black Mountain IPA, Molly Rye'n 3.0
Beak & Skiff Apple Orchards
- 1911 Grapefruit Cider, 1911 Hard Cider
Bear Republic Brewing Co.
- Double Aughtu2122, Racer 5 IPAu00ae
- Third Coast Beer, Two Hearted Ale
Big Tupper Brewing
Tupper Lake, NY
- Piton Pale Ale, Summer Ale
Black Hog Brewing Co.
- Ginga' Ninja, Granola Brown Ale
Blue Moon Brewing Company
- Summer Seasonal
Boathouse Beverage Co
- Spiked Seltzer Cape Cod Cranberry, Spiked Seltzer Indian River Grapefruit, Spiked Seltzer West Indies Lime
Boston Beer Company
- Brainstorm, Samuel Adams Chai IPA, Samuel Adams Longshot Wild Child
Boulevard Brewing Co.
Kansas City, MO
- Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale, Tropical Pale Ale
- Fruition, Three Philosophers
- Brooklyn Sorachi Ace, Brooklyn Summer Ale
Brouwerij van Hoegaarden
Hoegaarden, Vlaams Brabant
- Hoegaarden Wit / Blanche 0,0 %
Brown's Brewing Company
- Coast-to-Coast IPA, Kru00fcsh
Captain Lawrence Brewing Company
- Effortless IPA, Hop Commander
Champlain Orchards Cidery
- Original Vermont Hard Cider, Sidria
Cisco Brewers Inc.
Nantucket Island, MA
- Summer Ale, Whale's Tale Pale Ale
- The Dirty Mayor, The Lake Hopper
Common Roots Brewing Company
South Glens Falls, NY
- Daylight, Half Cup
Coney Island Brewery
- Mermaid Pilsner, Overpass IPA
Cooperstown Brewing Company
- Bambino Amber, Induction Ale
Glen Falls, NY
- I-87, Ryley Summer
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
- Flesh & Blood IPA, SeaQuench Ale
Druthers Brewing Company
Saratoga Springs, NY
- The Dare Gose
Ellicottville Brewing Company
- Blueberry Wheat, Keepin It Peel
Empire Brewing Company
- Slo Mo', White Aphro
Ferrari Beer Company
Dobbs Ferry, NY
- Pop Pop's Porter, Red Ferrari Ale
Firestone Walker Brewing Company
Paso Robles, CA
- Easy Jack, Pivo Pils
Flying Dog Brewery
- Horn Dog Barley Wine (2017), Snake Dog IPA
Founders Brewing Co.
Grand Rapids, MI
- Centennial IPA, Ru00fcbu00e6us
Genesee Brewing Company
- Pilot Batch: Orange Honey Cream Ale
Good Nature Farm Brewery & Tap Room
- Blight Buster, Fake Tan
Goose Island Beer Co.
- Goose IPA, Summer Ale
- Awestruck Empire, Awestruck Sahti
Great Adirondack Brewing Company
Lake Placid, NY
- John Brown IPA, Whiteface Stout
Green Flash Brewing Company
San Diego, CA
- 3 Degrees of Celebration, GFB
St. James's Gate, Dublin
- Guinness Blonde American Lager, Guinness Draught, Guinness Foreign Extra Stout, Irish Wheat
- Camp Wannamango, UFO Huckleberry
Highway Manor Brewing Co.
Camp Hill, PA
- Mr. Blueberry, SayJohn Series Saison
Ithaca Beer Company
- Cayuga Cruiser, Flower Power
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
Chippewa Falls, WI
- Summer Shandy
- Fun, Mother's Milk
Kona Brewing Company
Kailua Kona, HI
- Hanalei Island IPA, Wailua Wheat
Lagunitas Brewing Company
- Aunt Sally, Davey Murray's Best Scotch Ale
Lake Placid Pub & Brewery
Lake Placid, NY
- Ubu Ale
Left Hand Brewing Company
- Good Juju, Milk Stout Nitro
Long Trail Brewing Company
Bridgewater Corners, VT
- Citrus Limbo IPA, Summer Ale
Lost Coast Brewery
- Downtown Brown, Indica IPA
Mad Jack Brewing Co.
- Fightin' Irwin IPA, Pinhead Pilsner
Magic Hat Brewing Company
South Burlington, VT
- Circus Boy, Elder Betty
McKenzie's Hard Cider
- Black Cherry, Original
Mill House Brewing Company
- Cucumber Blessings, Ku00f6ld One
Narragansett Brewing Company
- Del's Shandy, Narragansett Lager
New Belgium Brewing Company
Fort Collins, CO
- Juicy Watermelon, Pilsener
Newburgh Brewing Co.
- Checkpoint Charlie Berliner Weisse
Olde Saratoga Brewing Company
Saratoga Springs, NY
- Hop Rider IPA, Jucifer
Oskar Blues Brewery
- Mama's Little Yella Pils, Pinner Throwback IPA
Otter Creek Brewing
- Free Flow IPA, Orange Dream
Owl's Brew Radler
New York, NY
- The Blondie, Wicked Watermelon
Paradox Brewery (New York)
Schroon Lake, NY
- Beaver Bite IPA, Paradox Pilsner
Peak Organic Brewing Company
- Super Fresh, The Juice
- Long Hammer IPA
River Horse Brewing Co.
- IPA, Roly Poly Pils
Rogue Ales & Spirits
- 6 Hop IPA, Dead Guy Ale
- Hard Cider
Sea Dog Brewing Company
- Blue Paw Wild Blueberry, Sunfish
Shipyard Brewing Company
- Melonhead, Summer Ale
Shmaltz Brewing Company
Clifton Park, NY
- 518 Summer, Slingshot American Craft Lager
Shock Top Brewing Co.
St Louis, MO
- Lemon Shandy
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
- Golden IPA, Sidecar Orange Pale Ale (2017)
- Resin, Sweet Action 2011-2017 (Retired)
- American Sour (w/ Amarena Cherries)
Smuttynose Brewing Co.
- East Coast Common, Rhye IPA
Southern Tier Brewing Company
- Lemon Drop Sun, Nu Skool IPA
- Shiner Bock, Shiner Strawberry Blonde
- Stone Enjoy By 05.29.17 IPA, Stone Ripper
Saranac Brewery (F.X. Matt Brewing Co.)
- Blueberry Tart, Strawberry Tart
The Shed Brewery
- Mountain Ale
Traveler Beer Co.
- Aloha Traveler Pineapple Shandy
Tru00f6egs Independent Brewing
- Crimson Pistil, Sunshine Pils
Two Roads Brewing Company
- Lil Heaven Session IPA, Road Jam
Uinta Brewing Company
Salt Lake City, UT
- Golden Ale, Lime Pilsner
Victory Brewing Company
- Kirsch Gose, Summer Love
Wolf Hollow Brewing Company
- District 6 IPA, Foothills Pils, Look Bock And Laugh, Wolf Hollow Amber
- Semi-Dry Cider, Woodchuck Summer Time Blueberry
- 10 Point Ale, Crafty Cider, Craftly Cranberry, Laughing Crow
- Summer Wheat, Traditional Lager
von Trapp Brewing
- Bohemian Pilsner, Dunkel Lager, Golden Helles Lager
Live music and beer go together like hops and barley. That’s why we’re scouting out the best local bands to perform for you while you’re sipping some of the country’s best craft beer. Check back closer to the event date for an announcement of the band scheduled to perform.
Nothing goes down smoother with craft beer than great food! We’re busy curating some of the area’s favorite local food options to keep your munchies satisfied. Check back closer to the event date for a list of food that will be served at the event.
As if drinking weren’t fun enough all on its own, we’ve got some awesome activities to test your skills while you sip the day away. Find a friend and partake in a bit of friendly competition over a game of Kan Jam, Ladder Golf, Corn Hole or Crown Hole (a cross between corn hole quarters)! Don’t say we didn’t warn ya’, but luckily for those who lose, the drinks are already paid for.
Designated Driver Tickets
Designated driver tickets are ONLY sold at the event, on the DAY OF the event. DD tickets are $10 and will always be available, regardless of whether or not the event is sold out. In order to qualify for a DD ticket, you must present valid 21+ year old ID and you must be accompanying a paying attendee. Please go to the box office before the session begins to purchase your DD tickets and claim your status as the most awesome friend ever. And, don’t forget to snap pics of all the shenanigans so you can remind your friends of all the hilarious moments from the day that they may or may not remember!