As the leaves begin to change and the fall air becomes crisp, this exciting outdoor event, featuring New Mexico craft breweries and spirits from throughout the Southwest, is held on the last Saturday of August at Loretto Park in Bernalillo. Great food options from local food trucks and live music add to the fun and excitement of this wonderful craft beer-tasting festival.
New Mexico Brewers Guild and the Town of Bernalillo have partnered to create New Mexico's newest craft beer and artisinal cider festival at Loretto Park in Bernalillo. The festival features local producers of beer and cider as well as products from around the Mountain states and to the Pacific coast.
New Mexico Breweries include Abbey, Back Alley, Bathtub Row, Blue Corn, Bosque, Boese Bros., Boxing Bear, Canteen, Chama River, Distillery 365, Kaktus, La Cumbre, Las Cazuelas, Little Toad Creek, Lizard Tail, Marble, Nexus, New Mexico Craft Brewing Co. Ponderosa, Red Door, Rio Bravo, Rio Grande, Santa Fe, Second Street, Sierra Blanca, Tractor, and Turtle Mountain.
Band lineup will include Hillary Smith & Chris Dracup, The Porter Draw, Detroit Lightning, Bottom Dollar String Band, Squash Blossom Boys, Anthony Leon & the Chain, Radio la Chusma and Ryan Montano.