Harrah’s Metropolis and the Greater Metropolis Convention and Visitors Bureau have partnered to produce the first ever Super City Brew Fest. The fun is happening in Metropolis on April 20 at 1pm – noon if purchase a VIP ticket. The 3-hour, outdoor event will be held at Harrah’s Casino.
Over 30 craft and nationally known breweries, as well as some of the locally known breweries and wineries will be in attendance. Nashville Entertainer, Johnny Mac, will be performing during three hours of tasting and fun. - four hours if you are a VIP). Montegos To Go & Holley’s Bar- B- Que will be onsite with food available for purchase.
“We are excited to bring an event like to this to Metropolis. We have been asked to produce a quality culinary event for some time, and the Super City Brew Fest is the perfect way to do this while enhancing visitation to Metropolis,” said Chad Lewis, Advertising and PR Specialist for Harrah’s Metropolis.
The event is for attendees 21 and over and you must be 21 or over to purchase a ticket. General Admission and VIP Tickets are available to pre-purchase on the GMCVB Facebook Page or, on the event website supercitybrewfest.com .
Enjoy an afternoon of seasonal selections from some of your favorite breweries and vendors new to you. Breweries & brands will include: 4204 Main Street Brewing Co.; Alaskan Brewing Co.; Angry Orchard; Apple Knocker; Bass; Bell’s; Big Muddy Brewing; Blue Moon; Breckenridge Brewery; Brew Dog; Brickstone; Deshutes Brewery; Elysian Brewing; Founders Brewing Co; Golden Road Brewing; Half Acre Beer Co.; Heavy Riff Brewing; Hoegaarden; Kona brewing Co.; Lagunitas Brewing Co.; Maplewood; Odell Brewing Co.; Old bakery Beer; Oskar Blues Brewery; Purple Toad Winery; Revolution Brewing; Samuel Adams; Schlafly; Shock Top; Stella Artois Cidre; Sweet Water Brewing Co.; Truly Spiked & Sparkling, and Urban Chestnut Brewing Co.
There will be two different ticket options for General Admission and VIP. Non-drink tickets will be available, but guests still must bring proof of age.
General Admission Tickets are $25 + tax/fees. They’ll get you entry into the event at 1 pm and a Brew Fest Punch Card for 15 – 2 oz tastings. You’ll also get a souvenir tasting glass. Prices will go up to $30 at the gate if tickets are available
VIP Admission Tickets are $40 + tax/fees and include entry into the event at noon, aBrew Fest Punch Card for 30 – 2 oz tastings, a souvenir tasting glass and some extras. These include access to the Blue Moon VIP Tent with additional premium beer selections available only to VIPs. Free appetizers in the Blue Moon VIP Tent from 12p – 1pm, and $2 off a Super City Brew Fest T-shirt purchase. Prices will go up to $50 at the gate if tickets are available
Additional Brew Fest Punch Cards with 12 Tastings can be purchased at the event for $10. Not drinking because you’re the designated driver? Well you can still have a great time for just $5 at the gate
Advance tickets are available on Eventbrite.
No outside food or drink is permitted inside the event. Food will be available to purchase from onsite vendors. Seating and tables will be provided throughout area the event as well.
This event is ‘rain or shine’ event and all ticket sales are final. If you purchase a ticket and cannot attend you can give it to someone else.....as long as they are 21 or over and have a valid ID. We all love our furry friends, but they are not allowed at the event. We doubt your dog would like beer anyway!
To keep up with all the events in Metropolis this summer visit metropolistourism.com, or follow the Greater Metropolis Convention & Visitors Bureau on all social media.