Get your livers ready Los Angeles because the annual LA Beer Fest is back and it’s better than ever! Your mini stein will be overflowing with some of the best craft and specialty beers this side of the San Andreas fault has ever seen. Plus, all the mouthwatering food truck grub you can handle. Lucky for you we’ve written The Complete Guide to The Los Angeles Beer Fest, so you don’t miss a single sip of the action.

Fast Pour – Need to Know Details

If you’re looking to hit the ground running, we’ve got just what you need to get your tickets and go…

  • DATE: Saturday, November 12 (RAIN OR SHINE!)
  • LOCATION: Los Angeles Center Studios (1201 West 5th Street T#110, Los Angeles, CA)
  • TIME: Noon-4pm

General admission for the LA Beer Fest starts at $45 and can be purchased online. No tickets will be sold at the door on the day of the event so be sure to by your tickets ahead of time.

Raise a Pint to the Beat

In addition to all the craft brews and delicious foods, the LA Beer Festival will also feature exciting live music. Among those artists performing is Saved by the 90s. This quartet will help you relive the golden years of your youth, one awesome song at a time. Besides, you know you still remember all the words to Livin’ la Vida Loca…

Also taking the stage at Beer Fest this year is Thirsty Heroes and The Black Crystal Wolf Kids. Thirsty Heroes is a homegrown LA rock band, playing upbeat covers that are sure to get your moving. Especially after you’ve had a few steins. Meanwhile, The Black Crustal Wolf Kids are the self-proclaimed “World’s first indie rock tribute band.” Playing all the best indie hits of today, yesterday, and even a few gems from the annuals of indie rock history like Pavement and The Pixies.

Choose Your Admission

General admission to the 2016 LA Beer Fest is a cool $45. However, there are two other ticket levels also available. The VIP ticket ($55) will add on a special hour of festival time, featuring exclusive beers only available during the first hour of the event. Meanwhile, the Connoisseur’s ticket ($85) is your all-access pass. Enjoy premium amenities like air conditioned bathrooms and an indoor/outdoor deck that overlooks the entire event.

Plus, you’ll also have access to limited beer and one-offs that aren’t available to other ticketholders.

All tickets cover unlimited pours, but food is sold separately. Keep in mind that no tickets will be sold at the door so buy your passes early. Proceeds from the LA Beer Fest will benefit Noah’s B-ark, Inc. – an organization focused on rescuing dogs from shelters and placing them into loving, permanent homes.


For more information about the 2016 Los Angeles Beer Festival, visit them online. If you’d like to learn about other events happening in your area, be sure to check out our blog.