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Great Tucson Beer Festival
Kino North Soccer Stadium
17 October 2015, 6-10 pm
Apart from the great tasting beer samples there is always great musical entertainment at our beer festival.
The very popular local band, 80's & Gentlemen return again this year as our headliner playing music from the 80's - new wave pop and rock.
We are holding an Halloween Costume Contest at approximately 8 pm, during the band's set break. The best dressed will be judged by our panel of celebrity judges consisting of: Tim Tyler - the contest MC, Sherm, Betsy Bruce, Joseph Blair, Alan Michaels, David Fitzsimmons, Joan Lee, Shmonty and Carolina. Be prepared to strut your stuff across the stage. Registration runs through October 10 (click here to complete the online form)or when 30 contestants have applied - whichever comes first. Click here to read the contest rules.
The first place winner receives a trophy, comic con tickets (at TCC Nove 6-8), a Mr Beer kit and 2 VIP tickets to the 2016 Great Tucson Beer Festival; second place wins 2 general admission early bird tickets to the 2016 Great Tucson Beer Festival and third place wins 2 general admission tickets to the 2016 Great Tucson Beer Festival.
Bring some extra cash with you - there's a silent auction as well as fun games such as horseshoes, beep ball, and static steer roping. Prizes to be awarded provided by Mr Beer.
Additional vendors at the event include:
Lucky Babe 7
Eclectic styled, hand made, jewelry, natural lotions and body scrubs. Lucky Babe 7's products show a relaxed urban feel representing both local and worldly flair. Also available for sale products from Dharma Love - conscious fashion with art and soul and NO&YO products - an outdoor adventure clothing brand inspired by the exhilarating life style of the outdoors.
Casas Adobes American Legion Auxiliary
For the 4th year the Casas Adobes American Legion Auxiliary brings crafts, Poppy Sox (for every 6 pairs purchased one is given to a veteran for free), memorial poppies, jewelry, stoles, saris for sale. For a donation to Fisher House take a spin on their patriotic wheel! All funds raised by this non profit go to veterans in need.
All proceeds benefit Sun Sounds of Arizona. There's plenty of free event parking. For the first few hundred VIPs it's at the Kino North Soccer Stadium; general admission parking is south of Ajo at Kino Veteran's Memorial Stadium (so there's a walk over the bridge to the event). No pets, except service animals, of course.This is a non smoking venue. No one under 21 years old will be allowed into the festival as an attendee, staff member, brewer or vendor. No children, no babies. There are absolutely NO exceptions. Please ensure you have the appropriate ID with you as you will be carded. In the interest of safety be prepared to have bags, back packs searched. There will be no rain checks. If you have questions please call us at 520-296-2400.