Want to partake in the greatest celebration of American craft beer to date? It takes place beginning July 19, 2014 and runs through August 3, 2014 with stops in seven cities across the United States. The event is Beer Camp Across America and it’s coming this summer to a region near you.
A Camping We Will Go!
Sponsored by Sierra Nevada Brewing, Beer Camp Across America is a celebration of craft beer and everyone age21 and up is invited to taste some beer, share some stories, and converse with fellow beer lovers and the brewery personnel who bring their artisanal malt beverage crafts to the consumer each day. The event is all about the craft beer industry and the incredibly talented individuals who work so hard to create delicious recipes and brew the beer we love.
Here are the seven regions, cities, dates & times where the beer will flow and craft beer fans and brewers will converge for an afternoon/evening of craft beer euphoria:
Northwest Beer Camp Across America
Saturday, July 19, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Southwest Beer Camp Across America
San Diego, CA
Sunday, July 20, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Rocky Mountain Beer Camp Across America
Friday, July 25, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Midwest Beer Camp Across America
Sunday, July 27, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
New England Beer Camp Across America
Friday, August 1, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Mid Atlantic Beer Camp Across America
Saturday, August 2, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Southeast Beer Camp Across America
Mills River, NC
Sunday, August 3, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
In total, more than 700 (!) craft brewers have signed up to take part in Beer Across America 2014. The breweries will attend the regional meeting place closest to them and are divided roughly evenly among the seven locations.
Click here to view the brewery attendees at each region/city
Sierra Nevada has planned several collaboration beers with specific breweries in each region. The breweries selected for these special beers include these industry heavyweights:
- 3 Floyds Brewing
- Allagash Brewing
- Asheville Brewers Alliance
- Ballast Point Brewing
- Bell’s Brewery
- Cigar City Brewing
- Firestone Walker Brewing
- New Glarus Brewing
- Ninkasi Brewing
- Oskar Blues Brewing
- Russian River Brewing
- Victory Brewing
These special collaborative beers will be featured in special Sierra Nevada Beer Camp 12- packs, scheduled for release in mid- July, 2014. Considering the brewing talents and incredible beers produced by the 12 breweries listed above, these 12- packs are bound to contain some absolutely amazing, knock- out, mind- blowing beer products.
Admission to the Beer Camp Across America includes unlimited beer tastings where possible, a commemorative Beer Camp Across America tasting glass, and live entertainment. Tickets sell for $65 each or $30 for designated driver tickets for each of the seven individual events. Extreme craft beer fans can purchase a Season Pass ticket to ALL seven sessions for $400.
Click here to purchase your 2014 Beer Camp Across America tickets
Plan Your Road Trip Today
Whether you can make it to just one or all seven of the celebrations, Beer Camp Across America is an event that beckons your presence. Just imagine an event so large, so all- encompassing, so over the top that it includes more than 700 American breweries. It’s going to be an incredible camping tour across this great land of ours so schedule some time off, buy your tickets, and plan your road trip with Sierra Nevada and the 2014 Beer Camp Across America today!