Sporting Kansas City and BeerKC to host 3rd annual Westport Beer Festival

Tickets on sale now for tribute to seasonal craft beers on June 7

Sporting Kansas City has partnered with BeerKC to present the Third Annual Westport Beer Festival, a tribute to seasonal craft beers. This event returns to historic Westport from 5 - 9 p.m. CT on Saturday, June 7 on Pennsylvania Avenue in front of McCoy’s Public House and is a benefit for AIDS Walk Kansas City.

The Westport Beer Festival -- sponsored by BeerKC, Sporting KC, Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund and ink Magazine -- will feature more than 80 high quality, full-flavored beers from nearly 35 breweries around the United States and abroad. Guests will sample some of the world’s best brews and fabulous food while having the opportunity to mingle with the principals and brewmasters from each participating brewery. In addition, festivalgoers will have the chance to meet members from this year’s Sporting Kansas City team including Seth Sinovic, Chance Myers and Dom Dwyer.

Tickets are now on sale at beerkc.com and are $30 in advance and $35 at the gate. Each ticket includes a tasting glass and unlimited pours from participating breweries, while supplies last.

PARTICIPATING BREWERIES:
4 Hands Brewing
75th Street Brewery
Amerisports
Boulevard Brewing Co.
Brewery Ommegang
The Civil Life Brewing Co.
Deschutes Brewery
Empyrean Brewing Co.
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Founders Brewing Co.
Free State Brewing Co.
Goose Island Beer Co.
Gordon Biersch Restaurant and Brewery
Great Divide Brewing Co.
Green Flash Brewing Co.
Kansas City Bier Co.
Lagunitas Brewing Co.
Left Hand Brewing Co.
McCoy’s Public House
Mother’s Brewing Co.
Nebraska Brewing Co.
New Belgium Brewing Co.
North Coast Brewing Co.
Odell Brewing Co.
Perennial Artisan Ales
Schlafly Beer
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Southern Tier Brewing Co.
Stiegl
Tallgrass Brewing Company
Urban Chestnut Brewing Co.