Island Brews & Chews 2014: 5 Reasons You Won’t Want To Miss This Charleston Craft Beer Festival
Go ahead, mark your calendar now (and score early bird discounted tickets) for Island Brews & Chews 2014 at Charleston’s Island Resort – Saturday, November 1, 2014.
When the fall season hits Charleston, it brings an exciting line-up of events and festivals across the city. Whether you’re a beer aficionado or simply looking to have some fun over Halloween Weekend 2014 – here are five reasons Island Brews & Chews Craft Beer Festival is where you’ll want to be!
1. The Gang's All Here: A Festival of Favorite Breweries
Welcoming back the greatest hits from last year's event, as well as a few newcomers, this year's brewery line-up is packed with top local, regional and national breweries. Consider it a craft beer lover's perfect party, or just a guaranteed good time.
Holy City Brewing (Charleston, SC)
Westbrook Brewing (Mt. Pleasant, SC)
Palmetto Brewing (Charleston, SC)
Frothy Beard Brewing (Charleston, SC)
Freehouse Brewery (Charleston, SC)
Oskar Blues Brewery (Longmont, CO)
Abita Brewing (Abita Springs, LA)
Highland Brewing (Asheville, NC)
Southbound Brewing (Savannah, GA)
Constellation Brands Beer & Spirits Company (Corona, Modelo Especial, etc.)
2. Brew, meet Chew: Perfect Pairings of Beer and Food for a Range of Tastes
Pumpkin Style Brews’ Chews
House Cured, Smoked Ham and Mascarpone Mac & Cheese
Pale Ale Brews’ Chews
Seared Garlicky Flank Steak, Curried Blue Cheese Crema
Espresso Style Porter Brews’ Chews
Peanut Butter Ice Cream
Chocolate Style IPA Brews’ Chews
Flourless Chocolate Cake
Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream, Candied Pecans
Wheat Brews’ Chews
Garlicky Shrimp Skewer, Lemon Butter Sauce
Hefeweizen Brews’ Chews
Weisswurst & Brezeln, Sweet Mustard
Gaelic Style Ale Brews’ Chews
Grilled Chicken Chili, Smoked Jalapeno
IPA Brews’ Chews
Herbed Gnocchi, Hot Italian Sausage
Spicy Tomato Gravy
Amber Brews’ Chews
Wild Mushroom Ravioli
Sage & Brown Butter Sauce
3. Get on Island Time in No Time: All-Day Outdoor Entertainment
Sip, savor and kick back. To complement the selection of beer and food, enjoy some of your favorite festival pastimes.
- Lawn games, including bocce ball and corn hole
- Live Music (Band to be announced closer to event)
- College Football Games on Outdoor TVs at Palm Cove Bar
- It's Halloween weekend! (costumes welcomed)
4. Fun for the Whole Family: Kid Zone - New for 2014
Tikes in tow? There's fun in store for kids of all ages with a separate kid area at Palm Cove featuring children's food, drinks and recreational games, like:
- Face Painting
- Inflatable Archery
- Sandy Candy-making station
5. Beercation Bound: Make it a Fall Beach Getaway
We're making it easier than ever for you to plan your long-awaited Beercation to sample the best of the Southern craft beer scene. Whether you're a brew veteran, newbie, local or just want to take a vacation to Charleston - #1 City in the USA - this vacation package has you covered.
Starting at $179 per night for stays November 1-2, 2014, the Island Brews & Chews Charleston, SC Getaway Package includes:
- Resort accommodations for one night in AAA Four Diamond rated guestrooms in the Boardwalk Inn or Village at Wild Dunes
- Admission for two adults to the craft beer festival
Pack up your thirst and join the party!
Book your Charleston, SC fall festival getaway online or call 888.778.1876 to speak with our Reservations team and customize your Brews & Chews weekend getaway!
To book event tickets only, click below: (unlimited brews and chews with purchase of event ticket; pricing in drop-down below reflects early bird advance pricing available through October 3 - click for more details on event pricing)
*For vacation package, see full details and restrictions.