“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 no longer For sale online. THEY WILL BE FOR SALE AT THE GATE FOR $30 FOR TASTINGS AND $10 FOR DESIGNATED DRIVERS (OR ANYONE UNDER 21); kIDS 6 AND YOUNGER ARE FREE. CAsh and credit cards are accepted at the gate.

Advanced Tasting Tickets are on sale for $25 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)

The tasting ticket includes a souvenir glass and eight tastings.
The designated driver ticket inclues two non-alcoholic beverages.
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

NO outside food or drink, coolers or large backpacks are allowed

If you bought tickets online, tickets were NOT mailed. Please bring your PayPal receipt or confirmation email to the "Have Tickets" line. We can also look you up by name; be prepared to show ID for verification purposes.

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

           

              

 

 

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