SeaWorld San Diego is bringing hops to roller coaster drops for the remainder of summer with an all-new Craft Beer Festival that’s spread out across more than 100 acres of expansive open-air grounds of the theme park. The festival will feature more than 100 craft beers, wines, seltzers and cocktails with a mix of domestic, international and local California favorites. The event will be hosted on Saturdays and Sundays from Aug. 14 through Sept. 19 providing guests with plenty of brews, beverages and bites spread out between 12 locations throughout the park, plus festive entertainment to keep the party going all day long.
“We’re excited to kick-off our first-ever craft beer festival at SeaWorld San Diego. We’re a place that is designed for fun and entertainment, and it’s a natural fit to expand our beverage offerings and highlight local craft beers and beyond and provide our guests an expansive assortment of beer and other drink options to choose from all in one place,” said John Dunlap, SeaWorld San Diego Park President. “People are looking for fun and safe ways to spend their last days of summer. With an open-air environment, this event is a great way to end summer with delicious food and drink choices, live music and to finish it all off — fireworks.”
Cheers to Beer!
Among the beers on tap are varieties of local San Diego favorite craft brewers including Alesmith Brewing Company, Ballast Point Brewing Company, Harland Brewing Modern Times, Mother Earth Brew Co., Pizza Port, Societe Brewing, Stone Brewing and Thorn Brewing Co. In addition, guests can enjoy popular pours from Sierra Nevada, Samuel Adams and Elysian Brewing Company, providing pints to please every guest’s beer preference. The drink options aren’t limited to just craft beer, the Craft Beer Festival will also include popular wines, ciders and non-alcoholic beverages, providing something for every palate and preference.
A food menu made to compliment all the beers will also be featured during the festival, including peppered brisket with IPA BBQ sauce, roasted pork carnitas nachos with avocado cream and cotijas cheese, German brats with caramelized onions, vegan pulled pork and more!