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Maryland Craft Beer Festival

Date:  May 30, 2015

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Directly support the Brewers Association of Maryland’s (BAM) mission to promote Maryland Craft Beer by attending this family friendly festival on Carroll Creek Park, in Downtown Frederick. Featuring over 25 Maryland brewing companies. Admission ticket includes tasting tokens and a commemorative glass. Additional tokens as well a variety of foods will be available for purchase. Join us to support and celebrate Maryland Beer!

Saturday, May 30, 2015
Noon–6pm (VIP Hour from Noon–1pm)
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VIP Adult


• Noon Entry
• Exclusive VIP Tasting Glass
• Access to VIP exclusive small-batch and vintage beer from 12-1pm only
• 10 tokens, redeemable for one 4-oz sample per token



• 1-6pm entry
• Souvenir tasting glass
• 6 tokens, redeemable for one 4-oz sample per token

Designated Drivers and Youth (12–21)


Kids Under
12 Free

*Additional tokens will be available at the festival.

$1 = 1 Token = 1 Sample

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Brewing Companies

Beer List Information - 2014

Brewer's Association of Maryland

Brewer's Association of Maryland

Beer List updated 5/5/14. Check back for further updates.

Antietam Brewery

Antietam Brewery

VIP: Kelly's Red River IRA (Indian Red Ale)

General Admission Beer: Hager-Weiss (Bavarian-Style Hefeweizen), 1605 (Irish-Style Red Ale), Lil' Ben's (Milk Stout)

Barley And Hops Grill & Microbrewery

Barley And Hops Grill & Microbrewery

VIP: Frederick Beer Week Collab (Sour Mash Belgian Wit w/honey & local wheat), MdCBF ’12 Collab bottles (2 yr old Saison brewed on-site at MdCBF 2012), Clustered Spired Abbey (Abbey Dubbel), FSK IPA (cask Details TBA)

General Admission Beer: Annapolis Rocks (American Pale Ale), FSK IPA draft (American IPA), Highway to Helles (Maibock), B.O.B. Roggenbier (Rye Hefeweizen [2013 Winner B.O.B.]), Sugarloaf Saison (Rye French Saison), The Bunnyman (Belgian-White IPA w/Citra), Catoctin Clear (Blonde Lager), Schifferstadt Stout (Stout)

Backshore Brewing Company, Ocean City

Backshore Brewing Company, Ocean City

General Admission Beer: Boardwalk Blond (Blond Ale), Downtown Sugar Brown (American Brown Ale), TBA (Pale Ale), TBA (IPA)

Brewer’s Alley

Brewer's Alley Restaurant and Brewery

VIP: Oatmeal Stout Cask (Aged in Wood Barrels), Frederick Beer Week Collaboration (Experimental - TBA)

General Admission Beer: 1634 Ale (Colonial Spiced Beer), Kolsch, India Pale Ale (English-Style), Czech Mate Pilsner (Bohemian Pilsner)

The Brewer's Art

The Brewer's Art

VIP: Tartuffe (Lactobacillus Raspberry Madness [LAST KEG EVER]), TBA Cask (TBA)

General Admission Beer: Resurrection (Abbey-Style Brown Ale), OZZY (Belgian-Style Strong Golden), Birdhouse (Pale Ale), Porch (Summer Ale [session])

Eastern Shore Brewing Co

Eastern Shore Brewing Co

VIP: Permanent Midnight (Imperial Porter w/Local Molasses)

General Admission Beer: Back Creek Blonde (Blonde Ale), MAGIC (Hefeweizen)

Evolution Craft Brewing Co

Evolution Craft Brewing Co

VIP: Winter Migration (Dark Strong Ale), Spring Migration (Golden Strong Ale), Fall Migration (Belgian-Style Pale aged in Chardonnay Barrels)

General Admission Beer: Lot 6 (Dbl IPA), Exile (Red Ale), Summer Session (American Blonde), Lot 3 (IPA)

Flying Dog Brewery, LLP

Flying Dog Brewery

VIP: Bloodline IPA (Blood Orange IPA), Mint Chocolate Stout (Brewhouse Rarity), Ginger Ale (Brewhouse Rarity), Amarillo Single Hop (Imperial IPA)

General Admission Beer: Truth (Imperial IPA), Dead Rise (Old Bay® Summer Ale), Easy IPA (Session IPA), Barrel-Aged Gonzo (Imp Porter Imperial Porter aged in Oak), Woody Creek White (Belgian-Style White), Double Dog (Double IPA)

Franklin's Restaurant, Brewery, and General Store

Franklin's Restaurant, Brewery, and General Store

VIP: Psychedelic Smokehouse (Smoked Sour Beer), HopRatio (Double IPA), Kiwi Curse (American Brown), Miami Weiss (Hoppy Wheat)

General Admission Beer: Ridiculous (Sour Beer), Kingslayer (Belgian-Style Abbey Ale)

Full Tilt Brewing Co

Full Tilt Brewing Co

VIP: Baltimore Pale Ale (APA), Fleet Street (Raspberry Wheat), Camden Cream (Cream Ale), Berger Cookie (Milk Chocolate Stout), Patterson Pumpkin (Imperial Pumpkin)

Gordon Biersch, Rockville

Gordon Biersch, Rockville

VIP: Chocolate Stout Cask (Foreign Extra Stout), Czech Pilsner (Bohemian Pilsner [GABF Silver ’13]), Maibock (Helles Bock), Bourbon Barrel-Aged Winterbock)

General Admission Beer: Dry Stout Cask (Irish Dry Stout), Saison (Belgian-Style Farmhouse), Hefeweizen (German-Style Wheat Ale), Alt-Bier or Marzen

Heavy Seas Beer

Heavy Seas Beer

VIP: Siren Noire (Chocolate Imperial Stout, Bourbon Barrel Aged), BIG DIPA (Rye Double IPA - Aged on Oak), Loose Cannon Firkin (w/Citra, Simcoe & Amarillo)

General Admission Beer: Holy Sheet (Dubbel, Aged in Brandy Barrels), Riptide (White IPA),#2 IPA B (Belgian Pale [prototype]), #2 IPA A Firkin (American Pale [prototype]), Loose Cannon (IPA), Powder Monkey Firkin (w/English Hops [TBD])

Jailbreak Brewing Co, Laurel

Jailbreak Brewing Co, Laurel

VIP: Barrel Aged Dusk Till Dawn (Imperial Espresso Stout), Dusk Till Dawn (Imperial Espresso Stout)

General Admission Beer: Welcome to Scoville (Jalapeño IPA), Big Punisher (Double IPA), Decider (Honey Apple Ale [w/McCutcheon’s Cider], Enlightened (Kolsch)

Milkhouse Brewery at Stillpoint Farm, Mt Airy

Milkhouse Brewery at Stillpoint Farm, Mt Airy

VIP: East Coast Pale Ale Cask (MD & NY Cascade Hops)

General Admission Beer: 5th Step (IPA), East Coast (Pale Ale), Coppermine Creek (Dry Stout), Goldie’s (Bitter)

Monocacy Brewing Co

Monocacy Brewing Co

VIP: Riot Rye Pale Ale Cask (American Rye Pale Ale w/local Rye), Frederick Beer Week Collaboration (Experimental - TBA)

General Admission Beer: Riot Rye Pale Ale (American Rye Pale Ale w/local Rye), Brewtus (Coffee Imperial Stout), Humulus Lupulus Rex (American Session Pale Ale)

Mully's Brewery, Prince Frederick

Mully's Brewery, Prince Frederick

VIP: Jack Straw (IPA)

General Admission Beer: Marc Six(Blonde), Carmelite Wheat (Hefeweizen), Patuxent (Pale Ale), Shucker (Stout)

Oliver Breweries at Pratt St Alehouse

Oliver Breweries at Pratt St Alehouse

VIP: Cherry Blossom Ale (Cherry Wheat Ale)

General Admission Beer: Shoot Out The Lites (Spring Session Ale), Situation Awesome (Awesome Ale), Draft Punk (American-Style IPA), Sea Of Spears (Hoppy Red Wheat Ale), Ironman (English Style Pale Ale)

Pub Dog Brewing Co.

Pub Dog Brewing Co.

VIP: White Dog Orange Wheat, Raspberry Dog, Imperial Dog IPA

Peabody Heights Brewery

Public Works Brewing Co

VIP: Red Cent (Amber), Knuckle Buster (American IPA), Fair Shake (American Pale Ale), Meal Ticket (Wheat)

Push American Brewing Co

Push American Brewing Co

VIP: Reckless Ascension (American IPA w/whole leaf Citra & Mosiac [Cask]), Mark of the Beast (Saison)

General Admission Beer: Reckless Ascension (American IPA), HoCo Pale (American Pale), Thick Noggin (Milk Stout)

Baltimore-Washington Beer Works

Raven Beer

VIP: Tell Tale Heart (IPA Firkin w/Jalapeno), The Cask (DoppelBock)

General Admission Beer: Tell Tale Heart (American IPA), Pendulum Pils (Bohemian Pilsner), The Cask (DoppelBock)

Ruhlman Brewery, “OUR ALES”

Ruhlman Brewery, “Our Ales”

VIP: OUR Larger Ruhl’s

General Admission Beer: Milk Stout, India Pale Ale, Rebel Rye, Red Ale

Union Craft Brewery

Union Craft Brewery

VIP: BA Chessie** (Barleywine aged in Heaven Hill Barrels for 9 months), Old Pro Gose cask (Pin w/ginger) ** debut of Barrel-Aged Chessie

General Admission Beer: Duckpin (Pale Ale), Anthem (Golden Ale), Balt Alt (Alt-Bier), Double Duckpin (Imperial IPA), Old Pro (Gose), Snow Pants (Oatmeal Stout)

 White Marsh Brewing at Red Brick Station

White Marsh Brewing at Red Brick Station

VIP: Old Crabby Barleywine (Barrel-Aged in PA White-Oak)

General Admission Beer: Big Sue (Dunkel-Weiss), They Made Me Do It (Blueberry Ale)


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Tickets can not be refunded, exchanged, or transferred. Please be sure to purchase tickets to the correct session of your preference.

No ticketed guest will be permitted into the venue with briefcase, camera bag, backpack, or other similar bag(s) due to security precautions.

The Brewers Association of Maryland reserves the right to deny entry to any individual(s) and/or group(s) based upon the discretion of venue security. BAM also reserves the right to remove any individual(s) and/or group(s) based upon discretion of venue security.

The Brewers Association of Maryland encourages the responsible consumption of craft beer. Plan ahead for your safety, and please do not drink and drive.

Due to nature of event, details and/or programming are subject to change. Organizers, promoters, and/or those associated not responsible and/or liable for change(s) to details and/or programming. Brewers Association of Maryland has instituted a health and safety policy to ensure that event guests, volunteers, and associated event personnel (herein attendees) are provided the safest environment possible, and to ensure that those attendees conduct themselves in the safest manner possible to protect guests, volunteers, and associated personnel; their families, assets, and the public in general.

Shall any issue, concern, or other situation arise that calls into question the health and safety of those in attendance, or the public in general please contact on-site security, management, and/or associated event personnel immediately, at which time the situation will be reviewed and dealt with in a manner that seeks to re-establish a healthy and safe environment for all attendees.

Any attendee and/or their associated party found to have aided-in, or created an environment which undermines the health and safety of attendees or the public in general can be removed via on-site security, management, and/or associated event personnel from the event grounds at the time of review.

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