UNICO Brew Festival at Zona Rosa 2011
Whether you prefer amber or pales, ryes or stouts, the 3rd Annual UNICO Brew Festival at Zona Rosa will serve more than 60 brews from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, August 13.
The Brew Festival, a first-of-its-kind event at Zona Rosa, is a production of UNICO, Kansas City’s Italian-American service organization. The cost is $25 at the event or attendees may purchase advance tickets for $20 at the Zona Rosa guest services office till Friday, August 12.
The price of admission includes a commemorative sampling glass which can be used for beers on tap, live music and custom tasting notes. This year’s breweries include Summit Brewing Company, Ameristar Brew Pub, Tommyknocker Brewery and Pub, Schlafly Tap Room Saint Louis Brewery, Boulevard Brewing Company, Flying Monkey, O’Fallon, Free State Brewing Company, Tallgrass Brewing Company, Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant, Weston Brewing Company, McCoy’s Public House and Brew Kitchen, High Noon Saloon and Brewery, Granite City, Southern Tier Brewing Company, New Belgium, Green Flash Brewing Company, Schilling Bridge Winery and Microbrewery, and more!
The Brew Festival will feature live music, KC/DC. KC/DC is the region’s only AC/DC Tribute Band that performs both the Bon Scott and Brian Johnson eras of AC/DC featuring two completely different lead singers representing each era. KC/DC will play from 6 to 9 p.m.
In addition to sipping suds, a variety of food also will be available at the festival. Food vendors will offer Italian sausage, hot dogs, lemonade, cherry limeade and more.
Click here for a list of brewers who will be attending this year’s festival. Each brewery is bringing between 2 - 4 types of beers to sample.
Click here to visit UNICO’s Facebook page.