SAN DIEGO: Brewers Guild Beer Festival


This year San Diego Beer Week (November 1-10) kicks off with a Brewer’s Guild Fest on November 1st and 2nd over at Port Pavillion on the Broadway Pier. This exclusive event brings together more than 50 of San Diego’s legendary brewmasters under one roof.

Friday night’s event includes unlimited beer and food tastings from the likes of Ballast Point Brewing, Back Street Brewery, Coronado Brewing Company, Gordon Biersch, Karl Strauss Brewing Company, Latitude 33, Mike Hess Brewing, and Saint Archer Brewing Company. You’ll taste not only local standards but also specialty brews made specifically for the festival.

On Saturday night, guests are provided with a commemorative tasting glass and 15 tickets for 3-ounce beer samples (20 tickets and early entry with the Premier Pass). Food will be available from local restaurants and food trucks, and local bands will take the stage for a night of unforgettable music.  

You can check out the full list of beer week events here.

San Diego Brewers Guild Fest
: November 1 from 6-9pm & November 2 from 2-5pm
Where: Port Pavillion at the Broadway Pier
Cost: General Admission $40/day, 2-day Premier Pass $100, Designated Driver Ticket $25/$50. Tickets can be purchased in advance here or on the day of the event.