Mmm, beer! The 19th annual Pizza Port Strong Ale Fest will return to Pizza Port Carlsbad for two days, kicking off on Friday, Dec. 2 through Saturday, Dec. 3.
The sudsy fest will feature over 75 different strong ales available to try on draft and in bottles this year. Both days will feature a VIP option that allows beer-lovers to sample additional rare strong ale bottles and munch on some complimentary bites throughout the festival. The celebrations take place from 2 to 9 p.m. each day.
Tickets are $45 for one-day general admission; $70 for one-day VIP admission; $100 for two-day VIP admission. Each ticket includes a commemorative festival glass and eight tasters of beer. This event is 21-and-up only.
Pizza Port Bottle Shop, 571 Carlsbad Village Dr., Carlsbad. pizzaport.com