Benefiting the Downtown Anaheim Association and the Anaheim Fall Festival Foundation’s Halloween Parade, this Saturday’s Beer Run/Beer Festival, aka the second annual OC Fest of Ales, features 35 local craft breweries from Orange County, Inland Empire and San Diego.
Tickets for just the 5K are $45, with registration ending tonight at midnight.
Beer fest tickets are $50 through tonight (or $25 by going through this link), or $65 for VIP. The VIP is unique in that it has an actual separate area with a dozen local restaurants pairing appetizers with beer. Highlights include The Crow Bar & Kitchen, The Side Door, Hopscotch, Slaters 50/50 and others. The VIP area will have special beers like Bootleggers Knuckle Sandwich, The Bruery’s White Chocolate, Hangar 24’s pro-am winner BOSS and others. Get $10 off a VIP ticket by using the code GONZO.
A homebrew competition will also be judged, with the winner getting to brew their beer at Noble Ale Works.