The Brew Ho Ho! Holiday Ale Festival returns to the Anaheim Phoenix Club on Saturday, December 7 bringing a variety of rare and seasonal craft beers, mouthwatering food trucks, and live entertainment to rocket attendees into the holiday spirit.
The Brew Ho Ho! Holiday Ale Festival is a winter wonderland for beer enthusiasts, with over 100 craft beers from some of the finest breweries in Southern California and beyond. Over half of this great selection will include one-of-a-kind, rare and limited release holiday beers. Participating breweries include Societe Brewing Co, Brouwerij West, Docent Brewing, Green Check Beer Co, The Bruery, Firestone Walker Brewing Co, Alpine Beer Co, Beachwood Brewing, Riip Beer Co, Wild Barrel Brewing Co and more.
A preview of select limited release and holiday beers on tap this year at Brew Ho Ho include:
ALPINE BEER CO: Rye’der on the Storm – Rye porter with vanilla
ARTIFEX BREWING CO: Infinite Layers – Bourbon barrel-aged pastry stout
BEACH GREASE BEER CO: Snow Zombie – Hazy IPA
BREWERY X: Your Future X – Imperial porter with coconut and raspberry
BROUWERIJ WEST: Mor Mor – Belgian-style Quad
FOUR SONS BREWING: To Grandmother’s House We Go – Oatmeal raisin cookie Belgian style ale
LOST WINDS BREWING CO: Happy Birthday Baby Jesus – Holiday spiced ale
NOBLE ALE WORKS: Nice Sauce – Gingerbread golden milk stout
RIIP BEER CO: Jack Swollington – Hazy IPA
RUSSIAN RIVER BREWING CO: Pliny The Elder – Double IPA
SOCIETE BREWING CO: The Jackeroo – Southern Hemisphere IPA, Rare beer only released once a year
STEREO BREWING: Holiday Perfect Day – West Coast IPA with spruce tips
THE BRUERY: 11 Pipers Piping – Scotch ale with Belgian candi sugar and coriander
UNSUNG BREWING CO: St. Nick R Doodle – Imperial blonde with cinnamon, vanilla and lactose
WIENS BREWING: Peppermint Get Roasted – Coffee stout with peppermint, mocha and lactose
WILD BARREL BREWING CO: Santa’s on the Juice – Hazy juicy double IPA
In true Brew Ho Ho! tradition, festivities will also include live music and dancing. Elton – The Early Years, a tribute to Elton John, and Twisted Gypsy, a tribute to Fleetwood Mac will be performing fan favorite hits for attendees to enjoy as they sip their seasonal beers.
Back by popular demand, the annual Brewery Merchandise Expo returns, offering guests a one-stop shopping experience perfect for stuffing the stockings of fellow beer lovers. Santa will be onsite, trading in his milk and cookies for craft brews and taking photos with enthusiastic attendees. Have a jolly good time with tasty food trucks, live music, interactive games, ugly Christmas sweaters, decorated beards and plenty of holiday beers.
Brew Ha Ha Productions and the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County and Inland Empire have a successful and growing relationship working events together resulting in tens of thousands of dollars to the charity each year. The Big Brothers Big Sisters improve the lives, in dramatic ways of over 2,700 local children each year. https://www.ocbigs.org
Tickets are on sale now for $55 online, and pending availability, will be available the day of for $65 online or at the door. Designated driver tickets will be available for those accompanying a paid guest. Unlimited tastings will be provided in a complimentary commemorative tasting cup. Tastings will take place from 12 – 4 p.m. with the BreweryMerchandise Expo, music and food open until 5 p.m. Brew Ho Ho! is a 21+ only, rain or shine event. For more information and to purchase tickets visit www.brewhoho.com.beer