Craft Beer Festival
Saturday, May 19, 2012 from 2-6pm at
Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina on Hilton Head Island.
Piggly Wiggly invites you to Celebrate Craft Beer Week at the Hilton Head Taste of Summer Craft Beer Festival. Make plans now to be at Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina for an afternoon of fresh and delicious summer and seasonal beers, live music and great food.
Hilton Head Taste of Summer Craft Beer Festival will feature a variety of about 70 different beers from 30 Craft Breweries including: Pilsners, Hefe-Weizens, American-style wheats, Pale Ales, Fruit Beers, Summer Ales, Ciders and more. These beers are refreshing, flavorful, and fun.
Taste of Summer will also feature summertime foods from Hilton Head Island area restaurants including… San Miguel’s, Bistro 17, Ela’s, New York City Pizza, Kickin Chicken, The Big Chill, and The Lodge Beer & Growler Bar. Plus live rock, surf & reggae music from “The Blue Dots” and “Patwa”.
The Public Tasting will be held from 2-6pm. Admission to the festival is free however a festival ticket ( $25 advance / $30 at gate ) will be required for sampling. FESTIVAL TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE EVENT. A Piggly Wiggly Taste of Summer Beer Festival Souvenir Sampling Glass ( first 800 ) and 15 beer samples will be included with your festival ticket. Craft Beer sample size is 4 ounces, International Beer sample size is 2 ounces. Additional sample tickets can be purchased for $1 each. Event is limited to 1000 guests.
Hilton Head Taste of Summer will be a green event, all bottles, cans and cardboard will be collected for recycling. Hilton Head Yellow Cab will offer discount Taxi Service. A percentage of proceeds from the event will go to benefit two local charities: Palmetto Animal League and the Hilton Head Rotary Club.
The Hilton Head Taste of Summer Craft Beer Festival is produced by Bear Foot Sports and presented by Piggly Wiggly.
The Hilton Head Taste of Summer Craft Beer Festival is one of three beer tasting functions in the greater Hilton Head Island area that Bear Foot Sports has planned for 2012.
The Bold Beer Bash is a “High Gravity” beer sampling St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Thursday, March 15, 2012, from 7-10pm at Myrtle’s Restaurant in downtown Bluffton, South Carolina. The specialty beer tasting will feature between 35 – 40 Strong International & Craft Beers, Food Pairings and Live Music from “Neil & Bob”.
The Bold Beer Bash is an educational and informative showcase of elite beers including Belgian Ales, American Strong Ales, American Double Imperial Pilsners, Stouts, Imperial IPAs, Saisons and Farmhouse Ales.
For more information on this event, please visit http://boldbeerbash.com.
The Bluffton International & Craft Beer Festival returns to the Calhoun Street Promenade in downtown Bluffton on Saturday November 3, 2012. The 2nd Annual International tasting event will feature over 125 International & Craft Beers, Food Court, Live Music and more.
Last year’s Inaugural Festival featured a well behaved crowd of over 1,000 people. Our guests enjoyed 30 different unique styles of beer from around the world, featuring 27 American Craft Breweries and over 30 International Breweries including 18 from Belgium. The event raised $2,800 for Palmetto Animal League, plus many of their dogs got adopted.
For more information on this event, please visit http://blufftonbeerfest.com.