Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival
Booth Amphitheatre…entertainment, naturally! www.boothamphitheatre.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 21, 2013
BEER, BOURBON & BBQ FESTIVAL
Come Out and Join us for the Most Fun You'll Have This Summer!
60 Beers, 40 Bourbons & Lots of BBQ!
Last year's show was a SELL-OUT and this year is sure to repeat. Enjoy a great day of beer sippin', bourbon tastin', music listenin', cigar smokin', and barbeque eatin'. Your admission buys you a sampling glass so you can enjoy an ALL-YOU-CARE –TO-TASTE sampling of beer and bourbon. Some of the best barbeque vendors are on-site if you get hungry and you can also enjoy seminars in the tasting theater and LIVE music.
What You Can Expect:
• Souvenir Glass For Tastings
• Unlimited Beer and Bourbon Tastings as you stroll from table to table and tent to tent. There are 40 Bourbons and 60 Beers on Tap. Enjoy, but please drink responsibly.
• BBQ Galore! Enjoy the great barbeque selection – pulled pork from whole hogs, ribs, brisket, chickens, sausages and any fixin’ you could imagine. We’ll keep the portions heavy and the prices low.
• Enjoy Seminars in the Tasting Theater with Master Distillers, Brewmasters, and Pit Masters From the Deep South
• Listen To Live Rock & Blues Music and great Bluegrass on The Main Stage
• Enjoy the Great Contests on the Main Stage
• Browse Cool Exhibits of Brewerania, Hot sauces, bbq accessories, and even a cigar tent for all guests.
Friday Night Pig Pickin' - August 2nd/6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday VIP Session - August 3rd/noon – 6 p.m.
Saturday Regular Session - August 3rd/2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
FRIDAY NIGHT VIP ADMISSION:
$55 ADVANCE, $65 ON-SITE/DAY OF EVENT
VALID FRIDAY NIGHT ONLY – 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.--In addition to the all of the features above, the Friday Night VIP Session offers an exclusive tasting experience. Each guest will enjoy a BARBECUE DINNER with Pulled Pork and all the fixins, ALL YOU CARE TO TASTE BOURBON AND BEER. Other fun things will be available like: taking the BBQ Sauce Challenge, The Rare Bourbon Tasting Table and other surprises. There will be four different Pitmasters on-site to show off all their latest tricks and let you taste the BEST. No DD Tickets available for this session
SATURDAY VIP ADMISSION:
$45 ADVANCE ONLY
Valid Saturday from noon - 6 p.m.--Includes admission into the event, a souvenir tasting glass, unlimited beer and bourbon sampling, TWO EXTRA hours of tastes, and all live entertainment.
BBQ will be available at affordable prices.
SATURDAY REGULAR ADMISSION:
$35 ADVANCE / $45 ON-SITE
THIS SOLD OUT LAST YEAR
Valid Saturday from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.--Enjoy a fun day of Beer, Bourbon and BBQ. Your admission includes over 40 bourbons and 60 beers for your tasting pleasure. The Tasting Theater and Main Stage offer great entertainment.
Go Hog Wild!
DESIGNATED DRIVER TICKET
$25 ADVANCE & ON-SITE
Valid during any Saturday session.--$25 in advance & on-site valid for any Saturday session and includes admission into the event only.
KIDS 12 & UNDER ARE FREE
This event is not designed for children. They are welcome but you will find very little of interest to them.
Tickets on Sale Friday, May 24th at noon
Tickets can be purchased at Booth Amphitheatre (Tuesday- Friday, Noon - 6 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.) or through etix.com. By phone call (800) 514-3849
Etix hours: Monday-Friday/ 9 a.m.-8 p.m. EST
Saturday/10 a.m. – 8 p.m. EST & Sunday/12 p.m. – 8 p.m. EST
For complete concert information go to www.boothamphitheatre.com or call (919) 462-2025.
Teresa Franzen, Publicist, T. Franzen, Inc., (919) 847-1687
Becky Colwell, General Manager, (919) 462-2024
Lyman Collins, Cultural Arts Manager, (919) 462-3861
Deanna Boone, Deputy Public Information Officer, (919) 462-3908
Susan Moran, Public Information Director, (919) 460-4951