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Cheers to beer: Pizza Port Strong Ale Festival is back


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.


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