UPDATE: 10/19/19 - This event has been canceled due to inclement weather. Click here for more info.
UPDATE: 8/16/19 - The Ballpark Festival of Beers originally scheduled for tomorrow has been POSTPONED to Saturday, October 19th due to significant chance of heavy rain and thunderstorms.
ALL tickets purchased will be good for October 19th, and attendees can hold on to originally purchased tickets.
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One of the Holy City's most popular events, the Ballpark Festival of Beers, returns to Charleston for its 17th straight year.
The festival will be held at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park on Saturday,
August 17th from 7 pm to 10 pm (VIP entry starts at 6 pm). It will feature over 100 varieties of beer including American and international ales, stouts, lagers, pilsners and specialty brews; live music from The Blue Plantation Band and the Baby Fat Band; food trucks; games; vendors; and more. The first 2,500 people through the gates will receive a complimentary sampling glass.
The list of trucks include Kickin' Chicken, Holy Roly Ice Cream, Braised in the South, Bearded Dog.
Tickets are available online, at area Kickin' Chicken locations, or at the RiverDogs Box Office. VIP ticket options are also available.
Designated driver wristbands and taxi services will be available to make sure you get home safe. Sorry kids, this is a 21 and over event only.