Posted on July 20, 2010 by Mary Ellen Brewington
The 14th Annual Community Shares Knoxville Brewers’ Jam is set for Saturday, Oct.16, at World’s Fair Park. With representation from more than 40 breweries offering samples, this event celebrates American craft beer along with great music and delicious food.
Here at Cherokee we look forward to friends from some of our favorite breweries coming to the event – you won’t want to miss delicious samples from:
- Highland Brewing Company
- The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery
- Catawba Valley Brewing Company
- Thomas Creek Brewery
- Carolina Beer and Beverage Company
- Sierra Nevada Brewing Company
- Blue Moon Brewing Company
- Harpoon Brewery
- The Boston Beer Company
- Boulevard Brewing Company
The event is from 1-7 p.m. The music line-up will feature Shortwave Society, Kevin Abernathy Band, Same As It Ever Was and Drunk Uncles. This year Green Car and Courier will be offering free shuttles to and from Aubrey’s Restaurant at Papermill Road from 11:30 a.m. until after the festival.
Adult tickets are $40 and include a souvenir tasting glass, samples from the brewers, the Brewers’ Jam Guidebook and access to the vendors and musical line-up. Tickets are available also for children 13 and under ($2), under-21 or designated drivers ($15) and Jam Packs ($200) for an event and hotel package. The Brewers’ Jam has grown so much in popularity that ticket sales will be limited this year and will not be sold at the gate. Buy your tickets early, so you don’t miss out. To purchase tickets online, visit http://knoxvillebrewersjam.com/BrewersJam.
The Knoxville Brewers’ Jam is brought to you by Community Shares, a non-profit federation of community groups joining together to raise funds cooperatively. Their mission is, “dedicated to supporting Tennessee social change organizations in order to promote a more just and caring community.” For more information about Community Shares, visit http://www.communitysharestn.org.
We’ll see you at the Brewers’ Jam!
I’ve never been, but you sure are tempting me!