BeerAdvocate’s Return of the Belgian Beer Fest!

Been sitting around wondering how it would be possible to spend 4 hours sampling a ridiculous amount of Belgian and Belgian-inspired beers?

Of course you have!

Here is the answer to your quandry: BeerAdvocate‘s Return of the Belgian Beer Fest Sept 26 & 27!

From the BA email blast–

The Belgian Beer Fest, Returns!
Save these dates for “The Return of the Belgian Beer Fest!” in Boston, MA.

Fri, Sep 26 = Night of the Funk
50+ handpicked funk-a-licious beers, plus guest speakers and delicious food. $50 per person; all inclusive. Limited to ~600 tickets.

Sat, Sep 27 = Sessions One & Two
100+ beers from here and there, guest speaker panels, and two sessions. $40 per session; includes tastings and education. Limited to 1,000 tickets per session.

Tickets are on-sale now and are going fast! We don’t expect tickets to be available online by the end of August.

BBF will be a great chance to meet-up with other BeerAdvocates in the flesh as our fests welcome thousands of attendees, many of whom are BAs. So we hope to see you there!

Held at The Cyclorama at The Boston Center for the Arts on September 26 & 27, 2008 and is proudly supported by Duvel Moortgat and Boston’s Weekly Dig.

To buy tickets and for more info:

Respect Beer.

Jason & Todd Alström

BA fests always rock and more importantly always sellout at the Cyclorama. So get your tickets soon.

I’ll be volunteering at the Friday & Saturday night sessions. Come by say “hi” and remind me to update my blog more often.

Prost! -John


BeerAdvocate’s American Craft Beer Fest- June 20 & 21- Boston

If you haven’t heard yet, get ready to get your beer on with BeerAdvocate right here in Boston.

     June 20 & 21 the BeerAdvocate crew are throwing down with the massive American Craft Beer Fest, the biggest BA fest yet. Their fests are always a good time with great beer, but now they are going big. You’ll find local favorites along with some amazing breweries that don’t get distribution here in New England and ACBF might be your only chance to sample their fantastic brews.

You’ll make new friends and drink new beers. Definite Win-Win situation right there.

But don’t take my word for it…

Don’t miss the American Craft Beer Fest (ACBF) this June 20 & 21 at
Boston’s Seaport World Trade Center featuring 75 American brewers and
over 300 craft beers!

Plus guest speaker panels and educational talks by Dave Lieberman
(Food Network / Here’s To Beer), Garrett Oliver (Brooklyn Brewery),
Rich Doyle (Harpoon Brewery), and Sam Calagione (Dogfish Head Craft

Tickets can be purchased from Ticket Alternative for only $40 per
session and includes beer tastings. Tickets are also a great Father’s
Day gift or an excuse (not that you need one) to gather your friends
and celebrate some amazing craft beers!

ACBF is brought to you by BeerAdvocate & Harpoon Brewery, and proudly
supported by Boston’s Weekly Dig, Here’s To Beer, Michelob Brewing
Company, and

For more info:

Cheers and hope to see you at ACBF!

Respect Beer.

Jason & Todd (Alström Bros)

There it is. You have been warned.
Buy a ticket. Enjoy.
Respect beer.

Cheers! –John