Baja Beer Festival
5 - 9 p.m. Saturday, April 22
4502 N. 1st Ave.
The Baja Beer Festival returns Saturday, April 22 from 5 - 9 p.m at the Rillito Park with over 50 breweries and over 200 craft beers on tap, including collaboration beers exclusive for the event from firefighters of Northwest Firefighters Charities.
A panel of celebrity and home brewer judges will rate the collaboration beers.
General admission, which includes 20 beer tasting tickets, are $40. VIP tickets, which include early admission at 4 p.m., a food voucher, 25 beer tasting tickets, a VIP bandana, and VIP area with a private restroom, are $60.
Designated driver tickets are $10.
Limited early bird tickets are available online at $25 for general admission and $45 for VIP tickets while supplies last.
All proceeds will benefit Northwest Firefighters Charities, whose list of programs aim to give back to the community while strengthening a stronger relationship with those they serve, and the Arizona Craft Brewers Guild.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit bajabeerfestival.com.
Jackie Tran is a Tucson-based food writer, photographer, culinary educator, and owner-chef of the food truck Tran's Fats. Although he...