Arizona Strong Beer Festival a highlight of Arizona Beer Week

February, 2018

10Feb1:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.Arizona Strong Beer Festival1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Steele Indian School ParkEvents Categories:Festival,Food

Event Details

This craft beer celebration presented by the Arizona Craft Brewers Guild, features more than 500 craft beers from 150 breweries. Over its 18 years, the festival has become known for its selection of brews, from stronger sips to unique, exclusive flavors. Your ticket gets you 40 tasting tickets to try an array of 2-ounce pours – don’t forget to brings a D.D. along for the ride.

The festival’s repertoire of breweries is extensive. Avondale microbrewery 8-Bit Aleworks offers The Mayan Chocolossus. The locally renowned Four Peaks Brewing Company will have its Kilt Lifter, as well as other options like Peach Ale and Double Knot. And then, there’s the popular SanTan Brewing Company, with a plethora of choices including Mr. Pineapple and Night of the Living Red.

But even with such a large focus on the local, breweries from other locales are also involved. Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant, which has restaurants across the country, will bring with its Winter’s Oasis Imperial IPA, Hefeweizen, WinterBock and Märzen. Guinness will have its Guinness Draught and Guinness Blonde American Lager.

At the festival, there will be food to complement the varied brews, from Doughlicious, the Hungry Monk and El Jefe Tacos, among others.

Bands poised to take on Strong Beer this year include acts such as The Hour Glass Cats, Kung Fu Grip with Joel Maze, Good Rust and the Black Bottom Lighters.

For more information, visit the Arizona Beer Week website.

For more Arizona Beer Week events, visit our events page.


(Saturday) 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


Steele Indian School Park

300 E Indian School Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85012