HessFest Returns To North Park On July 30 | Save On Passes & Enter To Win VIP Tickets To Mike Hess Brewing's Anniversary Extravaganza

June 27, 2016

Celebrate 6 years of delicious craft beer at Mike Hess Brewing's annual anniversary beer festival - HessFest -  taking over Grim Avenue in North Park on Saturday, July 30! Enjoy some of Mike Hess Brewing's favorite local breweries and eateries, including special collaboration brews and casks, as well as live music, great folks and excellent vibes. SanDiegoVille is offering $5 savings on tickets with promo code SDVILLE, as well as raffling off 2 VIP passes to the festivities.

Mike Hess Brewing is pulling out all the stops to celebrate more than a half decade of craft beer brewing in San Diego. This event always sells out and includes at least 18 guest breweries pouring 36 different beers, guest distilleries pouring spirit samples, two live bands (The Routine & Miles Ahead) and great local food from URBN Coal Fired Pizza, Slater's 50/50, Waypoint Public and more, all taking place on Grim Avenue between University and North Park Way.

General Session tickets (1-5pm) are $50 and include unlimited samples of craft beers, a commemorative 6th Anniversary taster glass (refillable during the rest of 2016, Monday through Friday, for just $4 on any beer normally served by the pint) and food tasters (4 total) from any of the participating eateries. Full size portions of food will be available for purchase. VIP Session tickets (12:30-2pm inside Mike Hess Tasting Room North Park VIP area) are $65 and grant you all of the above but also includes access to a private Collaboration Cask Session. Additionally, VIP ticket holders get an extra special treat - not just early entrance, but an exclusive, private party in the Hess Brewing tasting room where they will be treated to tastings of Mike Hess Brewing’s Grazias Vienna Cream Ale revamped many different ways by the collaborative efforts of guest breweries. SanDiegoVille readers can save $5 on any ticket type by entering promo code SDVILLE upon checkout. Tickets are available online and a portion of proceeds benefits the YCMA of San Diego.

Don't miss this amazing beer fest and block party and a chance to sample one-of-a-kind brews! Mike Hess Brewing Tasting Room is located at 3812 Grim Avenue in North Park. For more information on the anniversary party, visit ticketsauce.com/e/hessfest6/tickets.