“Of Ale and History” Beer Festival


Saturday, May 12, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Join us for the longest running beer festival in Virginia--the 'Of Ale and History' Beer Festival now in its 23rd year! Featuring live music from Cazhmiere and The Robbie Limon Band, 60+ beers, local food and merchandise vendors.  This is a rain or shine event but feel free to bring your own chairs and pop-up tents. Please do not bring pets, coolers, outside food or drink. And don't forget your ID!

Advanced tasting tickets are $25 and are available now online. The tasting ticket includes a souvenir glass and eight tastings.

Ticket Options

NOTE: Tickets will not be mailed. Your PayPal reciept or confirmation email is your ticket and should be brought to the "Have Tickets" line on May 12.

Tickets are on sale while supplies last at:
* area HandyMart locations
* the Winchester-Frederick County Visitors Center at 1400 S. Pleasant Valley Ave. in Winchester (check and cash only)

Tasting Tickets will $30 at the gate. Cash and all major credit cards will be accepted at the gate. General Admission/Designated Driver Tickets are $10 in advance and at the gate. It includes two non-alcoholic beverages at the Designated Driver Tent.

ADDITIONAL TASTING MAY BE PURCHASED AFTER 2 P.M. AFTER FOR $2 PER TASTING
THIS EVENT IS A RAIN OR SHINE EVENT
CHAIRS AND TENTS MAY BE BROUGHT ONTO THE GROUNDS

The 2018 "Of ALE AND HISTORY" FEATURES 

live music from CazhMIERE (11:00AM-2:30PM) & the Robbie Limon Band (3:00-6:00PM)

    

 

60+ Beers on Tap for Tastings & a Souvenir Glass

          

    

 

        

        

    

Food Vendors

      

                  

                                      

We currently are not accepting any more food vendor applications.

Merchandise Vendors

To apply to be a merchandise vendor click here.

           

              

 

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!

        

  

      

          

          

          

         

                

 

  

CHAIRS AND TENTS MAY BE BROUGHT ONTO THE GROUNDS

PLEASE LEAVE PETS AND LARGE BAGS AT HOME

NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINK ALLOWED

A PHOTO ID CHECK IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY

THIS EVENT IS A RAIN OR SHINE EVENT

NO PERSON UNDER THE AGE OF 18 SHALL BE ADMITTED TO THE FESTIVAL UNLESS ACCOMPANIED BY A PARENT OR GUARDIAN