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Fellow beer lovers!
The 35th annual1 Great American Beer Festival will return to Denver this October 6-8.
Tickets will go on sale for members of the Brewers Association (BA) and American Homebrewers Association (AHA) on August 2. The public sale will open August 3. Here’s that same information repeated in bullets:
Member pre-sale: August 2 at 10:00 a.m. Mountain time
Public sale: August 3 at 10:00 a.m. Mountain time
If you’re a BA or AHA member: You’ll receive a personal offer code to use when trying for pre-sale tickets. (Look for this email in late July.)
If you’re not yet a BA or AHA member: You can join the AHA or BA by July 24, 11:59 p.m. PDT to access the pre-sale.
If you’re going to wait until the public on-sale: Tickets typically go pretty fast. Pro tip: Have your Ticketmaster account set up before the sale starts.
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See you in October!
1 Yep, you read that right: GABF is 35 years young!
What explains the longevity of this festival? Simple: We all love exploring the wondrous diversity of American beer, and there’s no better place to taste the beer rainbow than at the Great American Beer Festival, where hundreds of breweries from around the country pour thousands of varieties of beer.
How does GABF retain its youthful glow, you ask?
We’ll never tell.
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