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Beer Fest

For over 6 years, KC Beer Fest has been the most recognizable craft brew festival in the Midwest.The 2014 festival is set for Saturday, September 27th, in the Kansas City Power & Light District. It will feature more than 200 hand-picked craft beers from around the world, rare keg tappings, live music, food trucks and gourmet food booths, spread across two blocks in downtown Kansas City's Power & Light District.

VIP admission begins at 1:30 p.m. with beer pouring at 2 p.m.
General admission begins at 3 p.m.

VIP TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT!
GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS ARE ON-SALE NOW FOR JUST $35*!

Click Here to purchase tickets. Limited tickets are available, so get yours today! You can purchase GA tickets for just $35 in advance online or at the Flying Saucer, located at the intersection of 13th and Walnut Streets.

*If tickets are still available the day of the event (Sat. Sept. 27), they are $40 each and may be purchased at the southeast entrance to the KC Live! Block (near McFadden's) beginning at noon.

PRE-REGISTRATION
Pre-register on either Friday or Saturday for quicker entrance into the festival. Simply present your ticket (or e-ticket) and photo ID during the below locations and times:
VIP:  Pre-register on Friday, Sept. 26 beginning at 3 p.m. at Flying Saucer or Saturday, Sept. 27 from Noon to 1:30 p.m. at Flying Saucer.
GENERAL ADMISSION: Pre-register on Friday, Sept. 26 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in front of McFadden's on Grand Blvd. or on Saturday, Sept. 27 from noon to 2:30 p.m. at the intersection of 13th and Walnut Streets (in front of Flying Saucer).

BENEFICIARY
KC Beer Fest 2014 benefits SocialHeart, a 100% volunteer managed, hometown, non-profit organization that supports local charities with event planning, fundraising, sponsorship and marketing. For more information on SocialHeart, visit social-heart.org

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VOLUNTEER:
Our volunteers help make KC Beer Fest the great event it is! Without you, we wouldn't be able to pour our incredible beers. THANK YOU to all of the awesome 2013 KC Beer Fest volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering for the 2014 KC Beer Fest, please Click here!

HISTORY OF KC BEER FEST:
KC Beer Fest was founded in 2007 by the Kansas City CARE Clinic (formerly Kansas City Free Health Clinic) and the AIDS Service Foundation of Greater Kansas City. Over 16,000 beer connoisseurs and first-timers have attended KC Beer Fest over the years, sampling hundreds of craft brews from around the world.  In 2013, Flying Saucer brought KC Beer Fest home to the Kansas City Power & Light District. The festival has been a huge success and is viewed by many as the premier craft beer festival in not only Kansas City, but the Midwest.

BREWERIES:
Boulevard Brewing Co.
Brewery Ommegang
New Belgium Brewing
North Coast Brewing
Santa Fe Brewing
Lagunitas Brewing
Odell Brewing
Sierra Nevada Brewing
Stone Brewing
Bell's Brewery
Gordon Biersch
Mother's Brewing Co.
Kansas City Bier Company
McCoy's Public House
Crane Brewing
Martin City Brewing
Cinder Block Brewery
Tallgrass Brewing
Free State Brewing
Schlafly
Breckenridge Brewery
River North Brewery
Anchor Brewing
Tenth & Blake Brewery
Big Sky Brewing
Lazy Magnolia Brewing
Perennial Artisan Ales
Green Flash Brewing
Southern Tier
Nebraska Brewing
Defiance Brewing
Crown Valley Brewing
Deschutes Brewery
Goose Island Beer Co
Firestone Walker Brewing
Avery Brewing
4 Hands Brewing
Left Hand Brewing
Founders Brewing
Rogue Ales
New Holland Brewing
Crooked Stave Artisan Beer
Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
Prairie Artisan Ales
Flying Monkey Brewing


  
     
   

PARKING/DIRECTIONS:
The Power & Light District and the City have multiple parking garages and surface lots within and surrounding the District. Park for just $2 at the KC Live! and Main Street Garages when you dine or shop in the District, in the KC Live! parking garage. Enter the KC Live! Garage from 13th Street or park in the Main Street Garage next to Cosentino's. Just mention you are going to the Power & Light District for KC Beer Fest on Saturday, September 27th, 2014 to receive parking for $2. View printable map

Free Uber ride up to $20 for first time users using promo code "KCBEER14"