Baseball and beer are two summer pastimes keeping steady pace into September.
The beer festival will showcase craft brew from local favorites and giants from across the nation. On the list of participating breweries are San Diego staples Stone Brewing Co., Karl Strauss Brewing Co., Ballast Point Brewing Co., Alesmith Brewing Co., and Green Flash Brewing Co., which is also hosting its Treasure Chest Fest on Saturday. More breweries making the trip to San Diego include Rogue Brewery from Newport, OR, Blue Moon Brewing Co. from Golden, CO, Firestone Walker Brewing Co. from Paso Robles, New Belgium Brewing Co. from Fort Collins, CO, and Primo Brewing & Malting Co. from Honolulu, HI, among others.
Admission to the Padres Beerfest is free with your ticket to the game. The festival will take place within Park at the Park before the first pitch starting at 7:05pm. For more information, visit padres.com
Insider Tip: Padres will host '90s Night with retro uniforms and fireworks on Friday, Sept. 14.
See for Yourself: View our full gallery of 2011 Padres Beerfest photos
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