California Beer Fests


The Second Annual Seven Sisters Craft Beer and Music Fest (7SF) is an epic outdoor festival experience on California’s Central Coast, held at El Chorro Regional Park & Campground on Highway 1, halfway between Morro Bay and San Luis Obispo!

7SF is an authentic experience!

• Over 40 of the country’s best craft breweries & wineries
• 3 days of nonstop music
• On-site festival camping includes full weekend passes
• Local food and unique vendors
• And more! MUCH MORE!
7SF benefits Woods Humane Society and the Infinite Music Foundation.
The concept behind the event is simple—to celebrate music, art and life in the Central Coast’s visually stunning environment. Click the icons below for more information.
Seven Sisters Fest Music
Our festival features eclectic nonstop music, bridging the gap between genres & generations. It’s a heady mix of creative performers from across the country serving up blues, bluegrass, jazz, soul, funk, rock, Americana and everything in between. Check out this year’s remarkable lineup!
Hosted by Tap It Brewing Company, the Saturday Craft Beer Fest features breweries from around the country and some of the best Central Coast wineries.
Seven Sisters Fest Camping FESTIVAL CAMPING
On-site camping is what makes 7SF unique! It’s a one of-a-kind festival experience in SLO County. Stay the weekend! Book your spot at the 7SF now. Tent and RV sites are available.
Seven Sisters Fest Activities ACTIVITIES | WORKSHOPS
Learn something new. Do something fun! At Seven Sisters, there’s hiking, biking, yoga, golf, music and more. 7SF is about the total festival experience, offering something for everyone!
Seven Sisters Fest Food & Retail Vendors VENDOR VILLAGE
Good eats, unique art and shopping and the Tap It 7SF Brew Pub make up the 7SF Village! Come hungry and thirsty and check out the amazing selection of jewelers, clothiers, (mad) hatters, painters, and more featuring truly unique items for sale.

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From the sponsor:

Peter B’s Brewpub, Monterey’s first craft brewery located behind Portola Hotel & Spa in Monterey, CA, is milling, mashing and brewing up its 4th Annual Monterey Beer Garden. This highly anticipated event will take place at Custom House Plaza on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Beer enthusiasts and food devotees can enjoy an afternoon of unlimited beer tasting from some of the best craft breweries in the area and enjoy a mouthwatering BBQ prepared by Portola Hotel & Spa’s Executive Chef, Jason Giles.

Peter B’s Brewpub is showcasing their own creations alongside beers from Stone Brewing Co., Boulder Creek Brewing Co., Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing, Drake’s Brewing, Uncommon Brewers, and many more. Guests will have the opportunity to socialize with local brewers as they pour their brews for thirsty visitors. Live rock and blues will be served up by Velvet Plum, and 102.1 KRML will broadcast live from the Brewpub.

Proceeds from the 4th Annual Monterey Beer Garden will benefit Save Our Shores, a non-profit marine conservation organization that has protected and promoted the ecological integrity of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary for the last 30 years. For more information on Save Our Shores, please visit:

Tickets purchased in advance cost $40 per person. Tickets purchased at the door cost $50. For tickets and more information on the Monterey Beer Garden, please visit

To celebrate this exciting annual event, Portola Hotel is offering visitors a special package for two at $199/night that includes:

·         Nautically inspired guest room
·         A warm, homemade chocolate chip cookie upon arrival
·         Two tickets to the 4TH Annual Monterey Beer Garden
·         Complimentary Peter B’s Brewpub Growlette
·         Heated pool, Jacuzzi & poolside cabanas

Terms & conditions apply.  Based on availability. Subject to change without notice. Must be 21 or older to attend the Monterey Beer Garden.

About Portola Hotel & Spa:
Peter B’s Brewpub is Monterey’s first craft brewery and a popular spot for locals and hotel guests alike. Peter B’s Brewpub combines great pub food, award-winning handcrafted beer prepared by resident Brewmaster Kevin Clark, and a warm, friendly atmosphere for guests.Recently, Peter B’s Brewpub launched an enhanced menu that includes beer-inspired dishes as well as creative vegetarian options for those looking for something more than traditional pub fare. All dishes are created with the freshest local ingredients.
Peter B’s Brewpub is located behind the Portola Hotel & Spa, Monterey’s first and only Silver LEED®-EB certified hotel and AAA Four Diamond Rating.

For more information on Peter B’s Brewpub and Portola Hotel & Spa, please visit

Save the date! Saturday, June 14, 2014. Whole Foods Market Monterey invites you to the 2014 Monterey Beer Festival, returning to the beautiful Monterey County Fair & Event Center. This not-to-be-missed event, for those 21 and over, benefits the Monterey County Fair Heritage Foundation.

Celebrating its 13th year on the Monterey Peninsula, The Monterey Beer Festival, presented by Whole Foods Market Monterey, will be held on Saturday, June 14th at the Monterey County Fair & Event Center, 2004 Fairground Road, Monterey, CA 93940 (enter Gate 5), (831) 372-5863 (12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. for General Admission with 11:30 a.m. early entry for VIP Ticket Holders). Read More