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'aPORKalypse Now' Pork & Craft Beer Festival

Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EST)

'aPORKalypse Now' Pork & Craft Beer Festival

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
SOLD OUT - Saturday Afternoon Ticket 12-3pm   more info Ended $40.00 $3.19
SOLD OUT - Saturday Evening Ticket 4-7pm   more info Ended $40.00 $3.19

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'Good to eat, and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pig, a pig to a man, and a man to a worm.'


To Celebrate NATIONAL PIG DAY (March 1st) Get Real Presents the 2nd Annual aPORKalypse Now Pork & Craft Beer Festival - Sponsored by New York Neighborhood News

Saturday, March 2, 2013

Alewife NYC - 5-14 51st Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101 

  • Multiple Chefs preparing various pork dishes from 10 Pigs
  • All local Craft Beer to celebrate New York Craft Beer Week
  • Draft
  • Cask
  • Bottles
  • Pork & beer Pairings 

The breweries:

  • Sixpoint
  • Barrier
  • Blind Bat
  • Port Jeff
  • Kelso
  • Brooklyn
  • Captain Lawrence
  • Blue Point
  • Ommegang
  • Bronx Brewery - Mango Pale Ale & Black Pale Ale
  • Chelsea
  • Empire - Oak Aged Winter Warmer
  • Greenport Harbor
  • Ithaca
  • Keegan's
  • Peekskill
  • Coney Island 
  • Spider Bite

and more to come.......





Fest Will Showcase Chef Preparations of 10 Local Heritage Pigs Paired With Local Craft Brews


NEW YORK, February 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Get Real Presents announced that it will hold its 2nd Annual aPORKalypse Now Pork & Craft Beer Festival at Alewife NYC on Saturday, March 2, 2013 as part of NYC Beer Week. It will be held at the Alewife NYC located at 5-14 51st Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101 If last year’s fest was a prelude of what’s to come, then this will sure to be a celebration of all things pig like none other.  The event will include hogs prepared inventively by a group of celebrated NYC-based chefs in a multitude of ways. While guests are chowing down on all batches of snout-to-tail savory and salty goodness, they can sample some of the finest in craft beers from 20 different all-local brewers, including some rare cask ales and special homebrews.


Tickets to this NYC Beer Week event are available exclusively on Eventbrite here and are extremely limited.


Check out coverage of last year’s inaugural aPORKalypse Now Pork & Craft Beer Festival here from Serious Eats  The Finance Foodie and I Drunk That


Each $40 ticket includes 10 tastings of Cask Ale/Draft Beer & 10 Tastings of Hog!  There will be more tickets available for purchase.


Get Real Presents does not oversell its festivals! As such, tickets are extremely limited and both sessions will SELL OUT.

In addition to entrance to the event, food & great local craft beer, everyone who attends will receive a free subscription (online) to Beer Connoisseur Magazine. After the event Get Real Presents will send you an email with the redemption instructions.

*This is a 21 and over event

Have questions about 'aPORKalypse Now' Pork & Craft Beer Festival? Contact the organizer

When & Where

5/14 51st Avenue
Long Island City
New York, 11101

Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EST)

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