Pints in the Park on October 12!
Santa Barbara Beer Festival a.k.a. Pints for the Park on Saturday, October 12th at Elings Park in Santa Barbara
The Santa Barbara Beer Festival, a.k.a. Pints for the Park, is turning 12 on Saturday, October 12th! This is the ORIGINAL craft beer festival in Santa Barbara and takes place at Elings Park from 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
This year, the Santa Barbara Beer Festival we will have more breweries, wineries, and kombucha than in years past, and are also introducing an all new VIP Early Entry!
500 lucky VIP guests will get to enter an hour early at 11:30 a.m. and sample craft beers not available during the General Admission Session. It’s like having your own private craft beer festival with just you and your friends!
Close out the Central Coast Craft Beer Festival season with one of the oldest craft beer festivals around! Every dollar raised benefits the Santa Barbara Rugby Association and the Elings Park Foundation.
There will be over 45 craft breweries, wineries and kombucha on site along with 4 food trucks! We will have a larger selection of craft beer, wine and kombucha, and live entertainment by After the Smoke, DJ Hecktik and Wall of Tom!
General Admission entry is at 12:30 p.m. and includes a souvenir glass and samples from any of the craft breweries, wineries and kombucha on site!
Tickets are available at www.sbbeerfestival.com. Tickets at the door will go up to $70 for VIP and $55 for General Admission.
Transportation options include bus pickups in Goleta (M Special Brewing Co. at 10:30 a.m.) and Santa Barbara (Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. at 11 a.m.). Just $10 for a ride to and from the event. You must pre-purchase your bus transportation tickets because they will sellout.
There will also be a free bicycle valet provided by BiciCentro. We encourage bicyclists to enter Elings Park via W. Valerio Street.