Treat dear old Dad to a day of history and hops at a special Father’s Day edition of Oakland Cemetery’s popular guided walking tour, Malts & Vaults: Where Beer Meets History, on Sunday, June 19 at 5:00 p.m. The hour-long tour is available with advance ticketing only and spaces are limited. Tours will leave from […]
Heritage Sandy Springs Beer Fest will be back Saturday, April 26th from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. with great local food, live entertainment, and of course delicious craft beer! Brewery’s you can expect to see at the festival include Allagash, Anderson Valley, Boulder Beer, Westbrook, Terrapin, Sweetwater, Stone, Oskar Blues, and many more! But beer connoisseurs, HSS […]
Spring fever is setting in, but luckily the Heritage Sandy Springs Beer Fest will be returning to Heritage Green before we know it on Saturday, April 26. Tickets go on sale next Tuesday, March 18 at 10 a.m. The Heritage Sandy Springs Beer Fest will feature over 100 types of craft, domestic and import beers […]
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Want to know the most perfect way to get into the Halloween spirit? How about a beautiful Hot Air Balloon Festival for all ages? Owl-O-Ween may be a Hot Air Balloon Festival, but the fun definitely does not stop there! Featuring: Balloon Glow (with more than a dozen hot air balloons) Trick-or-Treating Halloween Costume Contest […]
Enjoy an afternoon of beer tasting on the square in downtown Decatur with over 100 of the finest American craft beers. Not to mention there will be food available for sale as well as live music on the bandstand. This wildly popular annual event is sponsored by Decatur’s restaurants and pubs.The festival runs from 12-5 […]
We are right in the middle of “The Mother of All Beer Weeks,” American Craft Beer Week. Each May, participants celebrate small and independent breweries, holding events in all 50 states. These advocates of beer culture have been showing their support since 2006, when even the US House of Representatives got behind the movement, passing […]
SPRING FESTIVAL SEASON IS HERE! Find out where to enjoy the warm weather and live music with these awesome Ticket Alternative festival events! FIESTAS FANTASIAS– April 24, 25, 26 Celebrate the warm weather with Fiestas Fantasias, a 3-Day concert series held in Hemisfair Park in San Antonio, TX (April 24th-April 26th). This festival is brought to […]
Love beer?! Love a great time with family and friends?! Come on down to the First Tennessee Pavilion in Chattanooga on Saturday, April 20th for a good ‘ole time! From noon until 5:00 p.m. you can enjoy all kinds of beer samples, food tastings and educational components of the event. All tickets include entry to […]
What’s better than ribs, beer tasting and blues music? That’s right… NOTHING! Bring your family and friends to the Kingsport Farmers Market in Kingsport, Tennessee, on Saturday, May 18th from noon until 11:00pm for a grand ‘ole time! For those who are of age, you can enjoy the Craft Beer Tasting from 2:00pm until 7:00pm! […]
Do you love beer and a good deal? Well we’ve got some great news for you! The first 100 folks to buy tickets can use a special promo code! For $25 tickets, the promo code is BEERLOVER. Event Details: The Heritage Sandy Springs Beer Fest is what a beer festival should be all about – […]
Beer, we talk about it all the time at Ticket Alternative. We just can’t get enough of our favorite craft beers. Now days, there are plenty of brands and styles to choose from, which makes a craft beer festival the perfect place to sample hundreds of new brews. Folks in Tupelo are getting pretty excited. […]
By Geena Berardi Love a nice, cold beer on a hot summer day? Then check out the 18th Annual Southern Brewers Festival on August 25th! The festival will feature over 30 different local and regional brewers with over 70 premium handcrafted ales and lagers for sale throughout the event. There will also be live music […]
We have the full details on this Saturday’s epic Winter Beer Carnival. From the full beer list, to the hottest tips, we have everything right here. And if you still need to buy tickets, be sure to get there HERE. See the full details below after the jump.
Thanks so much to Access Atlanta for their kind words on the Winter Beer Carnival, coming up this Saturday at Atlanta’s Atlantic Station: When the mother of all beer festivals, Denver’s Great American Beer Festival, got its start in 1982, it was an unprecedented event. Thirty years later, the words “beer” and “festival” are everywhere […]
This week is Atlanta Beer Week. The Great Decatur Craft Beer Festival at The Old Courthouse Square in Decatur, Ga., for which Ticket Alternative handled the tickets, and which sold out in record time, takes place this Saturday from 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. In honor of these things, all of the employees of Ticket Alternative took a beer quiz at our Tuesday morning meeting. Gift cards to Hop City were given out the person with the most correct answers, and to the person with the funniest answers. See how well you can do below!
1. Name the four basic ingredients in beer.
2. All beers can generally be classified into one of these two categories.
3. From which single ingredient does the dominant flavor of an IPA stem?
4. Name a Belgian style (not brand) of beer.
5. True or False: The darker a beer is, the more alcoholic it is.
6. Name four well known American craft breweries.
7. What is a Traopist beer?
8. Which ingredient gives beer its bitterness?
9. What happens during fermentation?
10. Why is beer traditionally bottled in brown glass bottles?
11. Mainstream American beers, such as Budweiser, Miller, and Coors, are loosely based on what classic European style?
12. What is a Hefeweizen?
13. What makes a dark beer dark?
14. Name a style (not brand) of beer that is typically over 8% alcohol.
Check the answers after the jump, as well as some of the more amusing (though far less correct) replies… Read more about We Celebrate Atlanta Beer Week with a Beer Quiz! …
We work hard every day at Ticket Alternative, but we have fun while we’re doing it. Although we’re based in Atlanta, we ticket events all over the country and one of our favorites to work is the American Craft Beer Fest in Boston. We’ve been working with Todd and Jason Alström for four years now, […]
For those who didn’t get a chance to buy tickets to the Vermont Brewers Festival before it sold out earlier this week, you still have a chance to go! We just released a few tickets for the session on Friday, July 15. But get them fast – they’re already flying off the shelves! UPDATE: These […]
Today we celebrate a great day in American history: National Beer Day. 78 years ago on this day the ban on alcohol sales known as Prohibition was lifted. People waited in lines on April 6 until midnight when they could legally buy beer for the first time in 13 years. Today is a day to […]
UPDATE: This event is SOLD OUT! We hope you got your tickets, they went fast! 10 years ago if you were to ask your local bartender for a sour or wild ale he/she would have probably looked at you with a puzzled face and responded “What is that?” If you were to ask that same […]