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A celebration of local craft and international beer, the 5th Annual King of Prussia Beerfest Royale is a must-attend for suds lovers. The event features over 100 craft and international beers, dishes from some of King of Prussia’s most popular restaurants, including some new to the area, as well as live music on multiple stages. Produced by the King of Prussia District (KOP-BID), proceeds are used for physical improvement projects throughout King of Prussia.
Whether sipping in the outdoor beer garden or noshing on savory bites and listening to music from Philadelphia Swift Technique and the Shady Street Show Band, there is plenty to enjoy. Beerfest Royale offers an opportunity to sample hard-to-find and exclusive beers, including the one crafted specially for the event. This year’s exclusive beer, Noah Better Better, is the first French saison brewed by Weyerbacher Brewing.
Donnerstag Happy Hour
The festival kicks off on Thursday, Oct. 6 with Donnerstag Happy Hour. This unrivaled tasting night features over 20 of King of Prussia’s finest restaurants paired with craft beer favorites. Guests can also enjoy a cocktail lounge featuring inventive spirits from Manatawany Stillworks and local wine from Chaddsford Winery, decadent desserts, a cigar lounge, live music and much more. Ticket are $75 per person in advance or $85 at the door. Participating restaurants include:
Saturday Sessions at KOP Beerfest Royale
On Saturday, Oct. 8, Beerfest Royale continues with two incredible sessions (12–3:30 p.m. and 6–9:30 p.m.) offering unlimited access to over 100 different beers from over 50 craft and international brewers. Two grand tents will set the stage, which features live music, photo ops and more. King of Prussia restaurants take over the beer garden with delectable eats. Featured restaurants and brewers include:
Attendees will receive a tasting mug for unlimited 5-ounce samples during their session. Tickets are $50 per person in advance or $60 at the door. Designated driver tickets are available for $15.
For more information visit www.kopbeerfest.com.