Festival Fever: Saratoga Brewfest @ Saratoga County Fairgrounds

June 10th, 2014, 2:00 pm by Greg
Hair of the Dog

Hair of the Dog

The SaratogaArtsFest is going on all around Saratoga Springs this weekend, but you get thirsty, you can always take a break on Saturday afternoon (June 14) and head over to the fifth annual Saratoga Brewfest at the Saratoga County Fairgrounds in Ballston Spa. More than 200 different beers will be served, as well as food, and a variety of music.

General admission ticketa are $45 in advance; $55 at the gate, and include admission (2pm), souvenir tasting glass and four hours of sampling. VIP ticket are $65 in advance; $75 at the door, and include early admission (1pm), access to limited-quantity rare brews, souvenir tasting glass, five hours of sampling and $5 in Brewfest Bucks to be used at participating food vendors. Designated drivers tickets are $10.

Here’s the schedule of bands for the 2014 Saratoga Brewfest:
1pm: Flood Road on the VIP Stage
2pm: Hair of the Dog on the Main Stage
3:30pm: The Revenuers on the Side Stage
4:30pm: Kung Fu on the Main Stage


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Festival Fever: Saratoga Brewfest @ Ellms Family Farm, 6/19

June 16th, 2010, 11:30 am by Greg

This sure does sound like our kind of afternoon – bands and beers.

And you’ll have plenty of beers to choose from, too, as the Saratoga Brewfest, as more than 30 breweries will be represented, pouring more than 100 different beers. Among the breweries will be Magic Hat, Adirondack Pub & Brewery, Dogfish Head, Lake Placid Brewery, Ithaca Beer Co., Davidson Brothers, Brewery Ommegang, Red Hook and Olde Saratoga Brewing Company.

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