'Made in Arizona' Beer Festival to Celebrate Local Ales Saturday

The Valley has many beer festivals, but the second annual Eight Craft Beer Festival will be the first to focus solely on beers made in Arizona.

Dubbed "Made in Arizona," the event will take place 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Lath House Pavilion in downtown Phoenix's Heritage Square. Co-sponsors are Valley PBS station KAET, creator of the TV special "Craft Beer: The New Wine," and the Arizona Brewers Guild.

Nineteen of the 22 Arizona breweries are scheduled to participate, including Four PeaksSanTanSunUpPrescottFlagstaffGrand CanyonOak CreekBeaver CreekOld WorldSleepy Dog and Barrio.

Besides beer samples, there also will be a wide range of foods made with beer. The menu includes porter beef stew, peanut butter beer hot wings, beer salsa with chips, pale ale-stuffed mushrooms, ham croissants with raisin Wit sauce and chocolate porter cake, just to name a few.

Tickets for the festival are $65 per person. All attendees must be 21 or over.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories


All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >