• Date: January 20, 2018
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Event Date & Time

January 20, 2018
@1:00 PM (12:00 VIP)

Downtown Napa

Napa Valley Opera House
1030 Main Street, Napa, CA 94559

Initial Brewery List! New Entrants Added Daily!

 

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The Ultimate Craft Experience!

Whether people are craft beverage aficionados, seasoned drinkers, or new to the craft beverage scene, The Napa Craft Beer & Spirits Festival’s mission is to give attendees the opportunity to taste a number of craft beverage selections, in one place , at one time.

35+ BREWERIES – 70 CRAFT BEERS, CIDERS, AND CRAFT SPIRITS, THE PERFECT BALANCE OF QUANTITY & QUALITY. ONE OF THE MOST UNIQUE SELECTIONS OF CAREFULLY CURATED SEASONAL BEERS, CIDERS IN THE BAY AREA! 

Nowhere else can attendees sample such a well curated sampling of craft beers, ciders, and spirits, learn which craft samplings are their favorites and enjoy such a unique, mind-blowing mixology experience. Next time they are in their favorite local liquor store or craft beverage bar, they will be well prepared to sort through the staggering array of craft offerings!
Attendees can meet one-on-one with industry experts and brewers, watch beer being brewed, experience gourmet food tastings – made & paired with craft beer, play games and listen to fantastic live music!

 

MEET THE MIXOLOGIST AT THE CRAFT SPIRITS BAR!

Mcson Salicetti is a talented Bar professional who found his way to New York via Venezuela in the late 90’s. Since then he has been making a name for himself up and down the east coast from Miami to Martha’s Vineyard. With a fiery passion for all things culinary, Mcson has a unique talent for pairing flavors and creating an experience through one cocktail. He continues to win competitions with his creative concoctions and divulge his secrets to those who interview him for drinking trend blogs and the like.

CONNOISSEUR LOUNGE


CONNOISSEUR TICKET HOLDERS – CRAFT BEER/SPIRITS INSPIRED & INFUSED CULINARY EXPERIENCE

We’re pairing local Chef’s with Craft Beer & Spirits! 

 

Enjoy a seated tasting, in the Blue Note Napa, presented by local chefs; each paired with a special brewery in order to prepare craft beer inspired dishes.Also enjoy selections of wonderful and unique cocktails made from locally sourced ingredients, along with craft beer and spirits. Enjoy the show as world famous Mixologist, Mcson Salicetti prepares and demos his mind-blowing concoctions. Our Chefs will prepare a variety sampler of beer infused food, crafted with a careful balance of layers, flavors, and taste. Enjoy a Connoisseur-level only, live music performance inside the Blue Note Napa.
The Blue Note Napa is a jazz club/gourmet restaurant venue occupying the first floor of the historic Napa Valley Opera House. The Blue Note Napa seamlessly blends the quintessential Greenwich Village jazz club experience – an intimate atmosphere where the stage is so close to you, that you feel as if the performers are playing in your very own living room – mixed with the Northern California Wine Country ambiance and the historic architecture of the Nineteenth century Napa Valley Opera House. Dining at Blue Note Napa is an experience to delight all the senses!


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Pricing

Fantastic ticket options to choose from, no matter which ticket you choose, rest assured you are headed to the best craft beer and spirits festival around!  Must purchase a ticket package below and receive either tickets or a wristband to sample the Craft Beer & Spirits. *Must be 21+ to enter the festival 

A portion of proceeds benefit the following charity:

SHARE THE CARE NAPA VALLEY

$25

General Admission*

1PM – 4PM

8 Tasting Tickets Included:

– Doors Open at 1:00 PM
– Access to the main tasting area in the JaM Cellars Ballroom
– Over 70 Craft Beers and Ciders!
– Craft Cocktail Bar
– Meet and Mingle with the brewers
– See Beer being brewed on location
– Live music
– Games
– Food available for additional purchase
-Souvenir Tasting Glass
*Must Be 21+ to purchase and consume alcohol

Purchase Tickets

$55

General Admission - UNlimited*

1PM – 4PM

Unlimited Beer, Cider, and Spirits Tastings

– Doors Open at 1:00 PM
– Access to the main tasting area in the JaM Cellars Ballroom
– Over 70 Craft Beers and Ciders!
– Craft Cocktail Bar
– Meet and Mingle with the brewers
– See Beer being brewed on location
– Live music
– Games
– Food available for additional purchase
-Souvenir Tasting Glass
*Must Be 21+ to purchase and consume alcohol

Purchase Tickets

$75

VIP UNlimited*

12PM – 4PM

Includes all GA Unlimited ticket holder perks:

PLUS:

-An EXTRA hour of tasting with much smaller crowds! 4 hours total!
-Access to the JaM Cellars Ballroom VIP Balcony serving a premier and very limited selection of very hard to find “Uber” beers!
*Must Be 21+ to purchase and consume alcohol

Purchase Tickets

$125

Connoisseur*

12PM – 4PM

Includes all GA UNlimited and VIP UNlimited ticket holder perks:

PLUS

-Access to the Blue Note Napa Connoisseur Lounge!
-Enjoy the Fusion of Spirits, Art, and Music in the Blue Note Napa.
Seated tasting of beer-inspired epicurean delights created by local Chefs paired with brewers!
-Access to the Blue Note Napa Craft Spirits Bar featuring incredible, unique craft beer & craft spirit cocktail tastings personally created and served by world-renowned Mixologist, Mcson Salicetti!
*Must Be 21+ to purchase and consume alcohol

Purchase Tickets

Become A Sponsor/Donor

Special Exhibitor:

No Donation Required

Make 2 varieties of your beer available to 2,000 festival patrons and serve samples of your product. Donate your beer to the Napa Craft Beer & Spirits Festival and the festival will provide a 6’x6’ booth for showcasing your craft beer. Festival will provide one 6’ x 3” table and table cloth must provide brand representation for booth

Email us at sponsors@napacraftbeerfestival.com

Premier Exhibitor:

$500 Donation

Preferential booth placement within the festival footprint. Large 12’ x 6’ activation booth space: 2 6’ folding tables, black table clothes, sign hanging points. Up to two banners, provided by exhibitor, (maximum size 8’ x 3’) placed inside festival. Better placement on brewery page on festival website included in at least one e-blasts to over 10,000 targeted people each blast! Bring enough sample product (draft or bottle or can) to taste up to 500 festival patrons must provide brand representation for booth

Email us at sponsors@napacraftbeerfestival.com

Preferred Exhibitor:

Contact For Pricing

Custom design your booth activation from 10’ x 10” to 40’ x 40’ Preferential booth placement. Top placement on brewery page on festival website. Included in at least three e-blasts to target over 10,000 people each blast! Bring your personalized custom booth activation. Bring enough sample product (draft or bottle or can) to taste up to 500 festival patrons.

Email us at sponsors@napacraftbeerfestival.com

Share The Care

Partial Proceeds Benefit: Napa Valley Share the Care A 501 (c) (3) Nonprofit Corporation

Share the Care is a Napa County based, peer-to-peer volunteer program connecting older adults needing assistance with advocacy, referrals and information. We meet the needs for the support of health, well-being and quality of life.

We work to solve problems. We assist in finding: rides, companionship, home care, legal assistance, counseling, gardening and handyman services, home repairs, medical equipment, grocery pickup and delivery, mail management and paperwork, support groups, meals, activities and whatever else is needed.

Website: napavalleysharethecare.com 

Napa Valley Opera House

  • Napa Valley Opera House
    1030 Main Street Napa, CA
  • Call Us
    707.880.2300
  • Email Us
    info@napacraftbeerfestival.com

Directions

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Rules & Safety

Frequently Asked Questions… Answered. 

  • Location? The event is being held at the Napa Valley Opera House | 1030 Main Street | Napa, CA 94559, USA
  • Admission? All tickets will gain entry into the venue for at least 3 hours of unlimited beer tasting. All ticketed attendees will receive a complimentary souvenir tasting glass.. VIP ticket holders will be given an extra hour and first access to the event. Please take good care of your tasting glass as we will not be issuing extras to those who break them!
  • Coat Check? Yes, we will have a coat check option for a small fee.
  • Are Backpacks allowed? Yes, although any backpacks, bags, packages, purses, gym bags, etc. brought into the venue will be subject to search by security personnel. We strongly suggest that you only bring what you need, keeping the number of bags to a minimum.
  • Are children allowed? No. The event is 21+ only.
  • Can I bring my own food or beverages into the festival? No. Any bags will be checked upon entering. If food or beverages happen to be discovered, you will need to dispose of it prior to entering.
  • Can I bring my dog? Sorry, no pets allowed.  Service animals will be allowed as permitted by Federal law.
  • Will there be an ATM? No. Please remember most items for sale at the event will be cash only. However there are ATM close by. 
  • Can I apply for a Press Credential? Please send us an email at press@napacraftbeerfest.com. Please include your full information and qualifications and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Food & Beverages

YES!

There will be tons of Food & Beverages. 

  • CRAFT BEER
  • CIDERS
  • MEADS
  • COCKTAILS
  • GUESTS CHEF PARINGS
  • SNACKS AND VENDORS

Dress Code

Well that’s up to you. Come comfortable or dressed to impress. 

As long as you have the following:

  • Shirt
  • Shoes
  • Pants/Dress
  • Hats are fun. 

Parking

Accomodation

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Accessibility

We are ADA compliant, However, due to the historic nature of the JaM Cellars Ballroom/Napa Valley Opera House, there are no bathrooms located upstairs. Facilities are located downstairs through the Blue Note Jazz Club and are accessible via stairs or the elevator.