Gnarly Barley Brew Festival, presented by Shock Top
Returns to the Larimer County Fair at The Ranch in Loveland on Saturday, Aug. 6. The brew festival runs from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. and includes live music and sampling of a variety of craft beers. A portion of every ticket purchased will go toward Special Olympics Colorado (specialolympicsco.org).
Tickets for the VIP area are $60 with applicable fees and include early admission, unlimited sampling, access to the VIP tent with food and specialty beers, a sampling mug, Gnarly Barley t-shirt and pint glass. General admission tickets are $21 in advance with applicable fees or $30 day of the event. Tickets include ten sampling tokens and a four ounce sampling mug. A designated driver ticket will be available for purchase for $7 and will include a souvenir water bottle that can be filled at the Rehydration Station. All pre-purchased general admission and designated driver tickets will receive a voucher on the day of the event for a slice of pizza, courtesy of Old Chicago.
Tickets go on sale Friday, May 6 at 10 a.m. at ComcastTIX.com and the Budweiser Events Center Box Office. Groups of eight or more can save on tickets by calling 970.619.4122. For more information about Gnarly Barley, visit gnarlybarleybrewfest.com.
A third shuttle stop has been added to the Gnarly Barley route this year. The Old Chicago locations that are located on Harmony Rd. in Fort Collins, on Hahns Peak Dr. in Loveland, and on 29th St. in Greeley will be the Official Shuttle Stops of Gnarly Barley providing to and from the brew fest by Super Shuttle/Yellow Cab.
The Eighth Annual Gnarly Barley Brew Festival will feature over 100 different beers from the following breweries:
10 Barrel/ Elysian/ Blue Point Kona Brewery
Asher Brewing Left Hand Brewing
Berthoud Brewing Loveland Aleworks
Boulder Beer Co Maxline Brewing
Breckenridge Brewery Odyssey Beerwerks
Big Thompson Brewery Odell Brewing
Brix Taphouse & Brewery Oskar Blues
City Star Brewing Rally King Brewing
Crow Hop Brewing Company Rockyard Brewing
Estes Park Brewery Shock Top
Grimm Brothers Soul Squared Brewing
Goose Island Summit Cider
High Hops Brewery Verboten Brewing
Horse & Dragon Brewing Company Weldwerks Brewing
Kokopelli Beer Company Wiley Roots