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  • Amanda McCullough
  • amccullo@atlantic.edu
  • Atlantic Cape Community College
  • 5100 Black Horse Pike
  • Mays Landing, New Jersey, 08330
  • 609-343-4923

Atlantic Cape Hosts South Jersey Craft Beer, Food and Music Festival June 3

May 29, 2017

Event highlights Local Breweries, Vendors, Musicians and More

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Tickets are on sale for the first South Jersey Craft Beer, Food and Music Festival on Saturday, June 3, at Atlantic Cape Community College, 5100 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing. There will be two sessions: noon-4 p.m. and 6-10 p.m., that each cost $30. Entry fee includes access to the event and brewery samplings.

The South Jersey female-fronted band “Juicy” is set to perform for the afternoon session of the festival, and Geri Mingori will take the stage for the evening session. Other highlights include 10 breweries, food and beer pairings by Chef William McGinnity of Nobil Food Services, crafters, a LuLaRoe vendor, a homebrew competition by Eastern Homebrew of Northfield, paintball battles by Backyard Battles Paintball, and much more.

Homebrew competition participants should drop off two 12-ounce bottles with $5 entry fee by June 2 to Eastern Homebrew at 331 Tilton Road in Northfield. Prizes and gift certificates will be awarded to first, second and third place winners.

Participating breweries include Tomfoolery Brewing Company of Hammonton, Brotherton Brewing Company of Shamong, Three 3’s Brewing Company of Hammonton, River Horse Brewing Company of Ewing, Pinelands Brewery of Tuckerton, Garden State Beer Company of Galloway, Demented Brewing Company of Middlesex, Ironbound Hard Cider of Whitehouse Station, Yards Brewing Company of Philadelphia and Dogfish Head Brewery of Delaware.

The event is supported by ACIR Professionals, APE Atlantic Power and Equipment, the Atlantic City Beard and Mustache Club, Eastern Homebrew, Farmers Insurance of Mays Landing, Backyard Battles Paintball, SNJ Today, Tilton Fitness and Wellness, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Community FoodBank of NJ, Trinity Solar and more.

Patrons will feast on items from Brickworks Brick Oven Pizza, Smokey’s World BBQ and Nobil Food Service for an additional cost.

To purchase your tickets, visit www.sjcraftbeerfoodfestival.eventbrite.com. Must be 21 to attend.