One of my favorite Raleigh events returns next Saturday. Shop Local Raleigh’s Brewgaloo 2015, a North Carolina Craft beer festival featuring only NC breweries, live bands, food trucks and local vendors. The 4th annual festival will be held in downtown Raleigh’s City Plaza on April 25, from 2-10pm. This event supports Shop Local Raleigh and its mission to sustain programs that strengthen our local businesses.
Here is what you can expect at Brewgaloo 2015
- 70 local NC breweries (list of breweries)
- 50 local food truck and vendor partners. (list of food trucks)
- 17 live local bands.
- Brewers, food trucks and vendors stretching from city plaza to the Capital in downtown Raleigh.
General admission is free. The purchase of beer tokens includes a pint glass (special unbreakable acrylic souvenir glasses, available while supplies last). Guests can purchase $5 drink tokens to use for full pints (1 token) or a sampler card totaling 5- 3oz samplers (1 token).
Drink ticket pre-sales are available at local stores, Ray Price Harley Davidson and Galatea Boutique or online at http://shoplocalraleigh.org/brewgaloo/. Tokens will be on a special sale of 5 tokens for $20 through April 24! Pre-sales will also be able to arrive early to get their tokens, wristband and cup on the day of the event.
Brewgaloo 2015 ~ Saturday, April 25th
Raleigh City Plaza (Map)
2:00 – 10:00PM