Apr 7, 2018
The 5th Annual Firkin Festival indulges craft beer lovers including novices and aficionados alike. Participating breweries will showcase distinctive cask ale in a firkin, a barrel made of stainless steel that holds 10.8 gallons of beer. This year’s participating breweries include Fairhope Brewing Company, Avondale Brewery, Back Forty Brewery, Black Warrior Brewery, Grayton Beer Company, Mill Creek Brewery, Props Brewery, Rocket Republic Brewery, Straight to Ale Brewery, Garr’s Beer Co., Tin Roof Brewery, Yellowhammer Brewery and Druid City Brewery. Doors open at 2: 00 p.m. with a tapping ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Sampling ends at 5:30 p.m. with an awards ceremony at 6:00 p.m. There will be live music featuring Winston Ramble. The all-inclusive Firkin tickets are $22 in advance, $25 at door and includes entrance to the festival, samples of each firkin, crawfish, sample glass, koozie, literature and live music. The event benefits the American Cancer Society.
Host organization: Budweiser-Busch Distributing & Moe's Original BBQVisit Web site