$80 – $120

SF Beer Week Opening Gala 2018

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Pier 35

1454 The Embarcadero

San Francisco, CA 94133

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The SF Beer Week Opening Gala is the largest, most anticipated, and prestigious annual gathering of the Northern California craft beer community. It’s the kick off party for SF Beer Week, commencing a nine-day marathon of beer dinners, tastings, tap takeovers and educational events that occur all over the Bay Area.

This massive kick-off to SF Beer Week takes place on Friday, February 9, from 6-10:30pm** at the Pier 35 in San Francisco (5pm for VIP). Over 120 breweries are expected from throughout Northern California -- especially Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Monterey, Napa, San Francisco, Santa Cruz, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano and Sonoma counties -- serving the most creative and compelling beers the region has to offer.

120 Northern California breweries are confirmed!

SAN FRANCISCO

21st Amendment Brewery
Almanac Beer Co.
Barebottle Brewing
Barrel Head Brewhouse
Bartlett Hall
Beach Chalet Restaurant & Brewery
Black Hammer Brewing
Black Sands Brewery
Cellarmaker Brewing Co.
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Fort Point Beer Co.
Harmonic Brewing
Headlands Brewing Co.
Holy Craft Brewery
Laughing Monk Brewing Co.
Local Brewing Co.
Magnolia Brewing Co.
Old Bus Tavern
Pine Street Brewery
San Francisco Brewing Co.
Seven Stills Brewery & Distillery
Social Kitchen & Brewery
Southpaw BBQ & Brewery
Speakeasy Ales and Lagers
Standard Deviant Brewing
Sufferfest Beer Co.
Sunset Reservoir Brewing Co.
ThirstyBear Organic Brewery
Triple Voodoo Brewery
Woods Beer Co.

EAST BAY

Alameda Island Brewing Co.
Ale Industries
Altamont Beer Works
Armistice Brewing Co.
Benoit-Casper Brewing Co.
Buffalo Bill's Brewery
Calicraft Brewing Co
Cleophus Quealy Beer Co
Danville Brewing Co.
Del Cielo Brewing Co.
Drake's Brewing
East Brother Beer Co.
Eight Bridges Brewing, Inc.
Elevation 66 Brewing Co.
Epidemic Ales
Ghost Town Brewing
Gilman Brewing
High Water Brewing
Lucky Devil Brewing
Novel Brewing Co.
Oakland United Beerworks
Ocean View Brew Works
Old Kan Beer & Co.
Original Pattern Brewing Co.
The Rare Barrel
Shadow Puppet Brewing Co.
Temescal Brewing
Trumer Brewery
Working Man Brewing Co.

MONTEREY BAY

Alvarado Street Brewery
Brewery Twenty Five
Corralitos Brewing Co.
Discretion Brewing
Elkhorn Slough Brewing Co.
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Humble Sea Brewing Co.
New Bohemia Brewing Co
Peter B's Brewpub
Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing
Seabright Brewery
Uncommon Brewers

NORTH BAY

101 north brewing co
Anderson Valley Brewing Co.
Barrel Brothers Brewing Co.
Bear Republic Brewing Co.
Cloverdale Ale Brewing Co.
Cooperage Brewing Co.
Dempsey's Restaurant & Brewery
Eel River Brewing Co.
Fogbelt Brewing Co.
Grav South Brew Co
HenHouse Brewing Co.
Heretic Brewing Co.
Iron Springs Pub & Brewery
Lost Coast Brewery
Mad Fritz Brewing Co
Marin Brewing Co.
Moylan's Brewing Co.
Napa Smith Brewery
North Coast Brewing Co.
Plow Brewing Co.
Russian River Brewing Co.
Seismic Brewing Co.
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Sonoma Springs Brewing Co.
St. Florian's Brewery
Stumptown Brewery
Third Street Aleworks
Trade Brewing
The Woodfour Brewing Co.

SOUTH BAY

Alpha Acid Brewing Co.
Armstrong Brewing Co.
Blue Oak Brewing Co.
Campbell Brewing Co.
Clandestine Brewing
Das Brew
El Toro Brewing Co
Freewheel Brewing Co.
Golden State Brewery
Gordon Biersch Brewing Co.
Half Moon Bay Brewing Co.
Hapa's Brewing Co.
Hermitage Brewing Co.
Highway 1 Brewing
Hop Dogma Brewing Co.
Loma Brewing Co.
Pedro Point Brewing
Santa Clara Valley Brewing
Sacrilege Brewery + Kitchen
Strike Brewing Co.

Attendees will receive a commemorative glass and enjoy unlimited samples of new, rare and classic beers. Expect mouth-puckering sours alongside subtle funk, hop bombs both cloudy and clear, brawny barrel-aged brews, and a wide range of beer styles traditional and experimental -- all the creativity and innovation that has made Northern California one of the best beer producing regions in the world.

In addition to great beer, some of the best local food vendors in the Bay Area will be on site, serving up delicious options for purchase.

The Gala is one of the most memorable beer events of the year. Get your tickets now. There will be NO DOOR TICKETS.

Follow SF Beer Week on Twitter or Facebook to get the latest Opening Gala news and SF Beer Week updates.

SF Beer Week and the Opening Gala is presented by the San Francisco Brewers Guild.

Ticket Policies & Notices
- All attendees must be 21+ and IDs will be checked at the entrance.
- No infants, children or anyone under 21 allowed in. No pets allowed in.
- Rain or shine event. Tickets are non-refundable, but transferrable via the Eventbrite system.
- Tickets will not be sold at the door.
- Food is not included in the ticket price.
- Do not bring in glassware of any kind. Water will be provided.
- Backpacks and large bags are discouraged and may be subject to search.
- Designated driver tickets are not available. Use ride share services or public transit or cab services.
- Please drink responsibly. Disorderly guests will be escorted out by security.
- Unauthorized solicitations or distribution of materials is prohibited, resulting inejection.

** in compliance with ABC requirements, pouring of alcohol will cease at 10pm


SF Beer Week and the SF Beer Week Opening Gala are organized by the San Francisco Brewers Guild, a non-profit 501(c)(6) founded in 2004. The Guild’s mission is to unite those who make local beer with those who love it, and revive the vibrant heritage of beer brewing in San Francisco.


FAQs

What's the refund policy?
The event is RAIN or SHINE and all ticket sales are final; there are no refunds.

Will Pliny the Younger be served?
Yes. Our friends at Russian River will be bringing Younger from Santa Rosa for the Gala!

What can you tell me about the beer being served?
As a kick-off to SF Beer Week, brewers will be rolling out many new, rare, specialty and collaboraiton releases for the Gala. Well over 300 beers are expected to be tapped, with over 120 brewery stations pouring. There will be plenty of great beer flowing throughout the night.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket doesn't match the person who attends?
Yes, IDs are checked for age verification, not for the name on the ticket. (Note: you can also transfer your tickets into someone else's name via your Eventbrite account.)

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
We strongly encourage bringing a printed ticket for faster check-in.

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San Francisco, CA 94133

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