The country’s largest celebration of pumpkin beer is coming up on October 19 & 20 at Elysian’s Great Pumpkin Beer Fest. Don’t forget that you HAVE TO PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE this year if you’d like to attend. Tickets are available at the 3 Elysian pubs, Full Throttle Bottles, and online at Brown Paper Tickets. The festival will be taking place at Elysian’s production brewery at 5510 Airport Way in Georgetown. 60+ pumpkin beers will be pouring, including 13 from Elysian.
Here is more info on the beer lineup and participating breweries:
2012 ELYSIAN LINE-UP
Night Owl, Great Pumpkin, Dark o’ the Moon Pumpkin Stout, Hansel and Gretel Ginger Pumpkin Pils, Mr. Yuck Sour Pumpkin Ale (multiple vintages), Coche de Medianoche, The Gourdfather Pumpkin Barleywine (new!), Headless Horsey, Ursa Orange Pumpkin Berliner Weisse, Mulligatawny Moon Curry Pumpkin Ale (new!), Blight Pumpkin Ale (new!), L. Rauch Hubbard Pumpkin Rauchbier (new! – Pro-Am), and Puck’s Pumpkin Porter (new!).
GUEST BREWERIES (Partial List – There will be some surprises)
7 Seas, 21st Amendment, Silver City, Big Time, Rock Bottom, Ram, Pike, Fremont, Georgetown, Naked City, Black Raven, Slippery Pig, Elliott Bay, Two Beers, Reuben’s Brews, Schooner Exact, Beer Valley, Laurelwood, Anacortes, Rogue, Anderson Valley, Russian River, HUB, Gigantic, Allagash, Oakshire, Midnight Sun, Dogfish Head, Howe Sound, Uinta, Woodchuck, Southern Tier, Valholl, Nøgne Ø!
Kick Sour Cranberry Pumpkin Ale (New Belgium), Avante Gourde (Lost Abbey), Hopsquash (Ninkasi), Pumpkin Gruit (Beau’s All Natural), and La Citrueille Celeste de Citracado (Stone / The Bruery).
FOOD ON SITE!!: This year we are proud to have some great food trucks join us at the fest – SKILLET, SNOUT & CO., and WHERE YA AT MATT?. BLUEBIRD ICE CREAMand MIGHTY-O DONUTS will also be joining us again!