East Rutherford: Meadowlands Racetrack Spring Beer Fest is happening at Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment
Rachel from Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment said on Saturday, May 18 from 04:30 pm to 09:30 pm
Beer Festival is Saturday, May 18, 2019 @ Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment (1 Racetrack Drive, East Rutherford, NJ 07073)
Hours: (event is rain or shine)
* VIP: 4:30 pm – 9:30 pm
* GA: 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
$75 VIP Ticket: includes admission, VIP Lounge, special VIP food buffet, tasting glass, Exclusive VIP tastings and 1 additional hour of sampling (limited to 200)
$35 GA Ticket: includes admission, tasting glass and 4 hour sampling
$45 for day of GA ticket purchase: includes admission, tasting glass and 4 hour sampling
All ticket holders have access to samplings, pairings, educational seminars and more.
* 60+ total producers breweries – Participating Breweries (subject to change)
13 New Jersey breweries are a true festival highlight. Ridgefield Park’s Bolero Snort will be bringing four tasty brews including Charge IPA, Ovb Orange Cream Pop, Bull Pop Berliner and Bless The Reins DIPA. Departed Soles, located in Jersey City, will be pouring South Ward Ale and Playoff Beered.
New to this year’s festival are Angry Erik Brewing based in Lafayette, Hoboken Brewery and Mud Hen Brewing Company of Wildwood. Angry Erik will pour its jalapeno IPA, Viva Verde and Baby Koala, their seasonal Belgian-style ale. Hoboken Brewery will serve its Bodi Blonde, Cityside IPA and Double IPA while Mud Hen will pour Holly Beach What and 1883 IPA.
902 Brewing, a four-year Meadowlands beerfest participant, will quench festival goers thirst with Super Mom Pale Ale, and Beer To Catch Fish Session Ale. While Melick’s will be onsite pouring their Traditional, Hopped and Ginger ciders, produced in Oldwick, NJ.
Lone Eagle Brewing, based in Flemington will be serving three of their brews including award winner Maiden Flight IPA, Ginger Whit and Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout. River Horse Brewing Co. will be pour its Summer Blond, Da Nile and Mocha Lisa, an imperial porter.
Other NJ produced beers include Forgotten Boardwalk’s Funnel Cake, What the Butler Saw and For Amusement Only American Pale; Jersey Girl’s Rake Breaker and King Gambrinus; Cricket Hill’s Jersey Summer Breakfast Ale, Russian Imperial Stout and Jersey Devil Imperial Red and Flying Fish’s Salt & Sea and XPA.
Sierra Nevada: Sierraveza, Brut IPA, Kellerweis
Ballast Point:Bruit IPA (VIP), Watermelon Dorado, Passing Haze IPA, Bonito
Coney Island: Mermaid Pils, Merman NY IPA
Cricket Hill: Jersey Summer Breakfast Ale, Russian Imperial Stout, Jersey Devil Imperial Red
Defiant: Fake News IPA, Different Beast, Belgian-Style Tripel (VIP)
Evil Genius: Purple Monkey, Adulting Guava IPA, You’re Killing Me Smalls, The Meatloaf
Flying Fish: Blueberry Braggot (VIP), Salt and Sea, Double IPA
Great Lakes:Ohio City Oatmeal Stout, Chillwave
Ithaca: Mo’Kolsch, Box of Sours
Jersey Girl: Rake Breaker, King Gambrinus
Narragansett: Del’s Shandy, Watermelon Shandy
Southern Tier: Mango Crush, Lake Shore Fog, Swipe Light
Terrapin: Watermelon Gose, Luau Krunkles
Victory: Barrel Aged Rose Monkey (VIP)
Sly Fox: Grissette (VIP)
Goose Island: IPA, Next Coast IPA, Summertime Kolsch, Matilda, Bourbon County Stout (VIP)
Kona: Big Wave Golden Ale, Koko Brown
Elysian: Salute the Sun, Space Dust
Blue Point: Shore Thing Lager, The IPA, Toasted Lager, Summer Ale
Breckenridge: Vanilla Porter, Hop Peak IPA (VIP)
Virtue Cider: Rose, Michigan Cherry
Cisco: Gripah (VIP)
Golden Road: Wolf Pup IPA, Mango Cart
Hoboken Brewery: Bodi Blonde, Cityside IPA, Double IPA
Bira91: Blond IPA, White Ale
Sweetwater: 420 G13 IPA, 420 Mango Kush Wheat Ale, Hop Hash Easy IPA
Ommegang: GOT for the Throne (VIP), Fruittanomyces (VIP), Brut IPA, Hennepin, Rosetta
Revolution:Sun Crusher, Cryo Hero, Everyday Hero
Magic Hat: Barroom Hero, X Ambassador, Laughing Stock DIPA
Harpoon: One Hazy Summer, Rec League
Clown Shoes: Zen Garden, Mocha Sombrero, Don’t Fear The Blender, The Drongo, Rexx 2018 (VIP)
Firestone Walker: Luponic Distortion, Mind Haze, Rosalie
Captain Lawrence: Orbital Tilt Mosaic, Powdered Dreams, Tears of Green, Galactic Fog IPA
Boulevard: Rye On Rye, Changeling (VIP), Whiskey Barrel Stout
Austin East Cider
Melick’s Hard Cider: Ginger, Traditional, Hopped
Mud Hen: Holly Beach Wheat, 1883 IPA
More information can be found at at this link.