WYES-TV, local and national beer companies, and home brewers host two nights of beer sampling, beer talk and food – June 13 & 14, 2014 at Mardi Gras World on the East Bank.
The Private Beer Sampling on June 13 features more than 90 craft brewed beers, specially made cask and home brewed beers, as well as special one-off beers from local and national breweries. Guests will receive a tasting glass and complimentary food provided by Chef Tom Hinyup of Sun Ray Grill. Admission is $50.
On June 14, the International Beer Tasting features 275 ales, lagers, stouts, IPAs, home brews and more. For Saturday’s tasting only, a designated driver ticket is available for $15 (includes food and beverage), plus, new this year, Northshore guests have the option to purchase a round-trip bus ticket for $10. Pick up is at the commuter parking lot at the Old Mandeville Trailhead at 675 Lafitte Street in Mandeville. Regular admission is $40.