Have you bought your tickets yet to the best event in Lake Arrowhead? Okay well it is really one of many of my favorite events but this one I literally talk about all year long! It’s no secret, or at least it’s not now, that I am a craft beer lovin kind of girl. Maybe you have seen my hashtag, #ThisRealtorDrinksBeer!
If you have not bought your ticket, stop right now and visit this website to purchase your ticket: LakeArrowheadBrewfest or click the Admit One ticket below!
Date and time are as follows as well as admission fees.
August 8, 2015: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Blue Jay Village Parking Lot – 27264 Rte 189, Blue Jay, CA 92317
General Admission: $35 Online ($40 at the door)
Designated Driver: $15
Cost includes: Admission, unlimited tasters and a souvenir glass to the first 1000 guests.
*Designated driver ticket includes entry, glass and free soft drinks.
In typical Craft Beer fashion your taste buds will be delighted with 17 breweries to taste from and Over 75 craft beers will be offered for sampling. Food vendors and live music will also be part of the Brewfest.
- Ritual Brewing
- Stone Brewing
- Big Bear Mountain Brewery
- Hangar 24 Brewery
- Dale Bros Brewery
- Brew Rebellion
- Skyland Ale Works
- Strand Brewing
- Pure Order Brewing
- Knee Deep Brewing
- Karl Strauss Brewing
- Mountain Brew Club
- Bear Valley Homebrew Club
- Maltose Falcons
- Djinn’s HellaBrew – Andy Divoff, Celebrity Guest Brewer
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Be sure to visit this year’s VIP table to support local food bank, Operation Provider. You will be able to taste one of a kind beers not available anywhere else at the event. All you need is to donate a food item or a cash donation of any amount at the Operation Provider booth.
This year we have a special guest, actor Andy Divoff. Divoff has played many villains in film and on television, usually drug cartel leaders, and is best known for having played the nefarious Djinn in the first two films of the Wishmaster series. His other films include Another 48 Hrs., The Hunt for Red October, Air Force One and Toy Soldiers. Some of Divoff’s television guest appearances include The A-Team, JAG and Highlander: The Series and Lost.
I have made my living as an actor for the last 30 years. I’ve been a full-time resident of Lake Arrowhead for 25 of those years. I have followed the good examples of community support so prevalent in my industry, including those of Ernie Hudson and Vincent Spanno. I have had good fortune in my own career and want to show my appreciation by giving back. One year ago this June I embarked on the idea of using a craft brew recipe idea to help raise money for charity. The first ever batch was brewed in Denver, CO by master brewer Adam Draeger, based on my fondness for Belgian Strong Golden Ales. As a nod to the “Djinn” a mythological character I brought to life on screen, I wanted to include Habanero peppers and Persian Lime to give my recipe a specific personality. My first ever pour of the Djinn’s HellaBrew took place last October in Boston where I was able to raise $1400.00 for 3 charities, The Smile Train, The Pat Brody Cat Shelter, and The Dave Brockie Fund. I am very proud to be a part of helping raise money for our very own local organization Operation Provider.
Here are some pictures from 2014’s event. Pictures are provided by yours truly, Michelle Calkins. If you see me this year, I will be the girl with the camera, come say hi and let me snap a picture of you enjoying the festivities!
As always, HAVE FUN, BE HOPPY, and BE SAFE! This event is one of a kind and helps support the local community, Proceeds help the chamber and Blue Jay Business Association promote local business and tourism.
See you around town and see you at Brewfest!