Ocean Brews & Blues

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The 2nd Annual Ocean Brews & Blues festival presented by J.R. Jewelers is coming back to the City of Deerfield Beach for all craft brew enthusiasts on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Come and spend a day at the beach and join us for an exciting craft brew festival, where you will sample an assortment of 125 beers from some of America's best craft breweries while listening to a variety of blues music entertainers. Along with the great brews and blues there will be an assortment of local foods, cold beverages as well as arts and craft vendors.

When: Saturday, May 19, 2018
Where: Main Beach Parking Lot, 149 SE 21st Ave.
Time: 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fee: Free to attend; items available for purchase. Craft Beer Festival Ticket required for sampling.

Craft Beer Festival Tickets

Ticket Sales Begin March 1, 2018
Early Bird Special $35; expires April 14, 2018 at 11:59pm est
General Admission $40; expires May 18 2018 at 11:59pm est
Event Day $45
VIP Ticket $60 (1 hour early access to sampling and much more!) *Limited Quantities*

3:00PM - 8:00PM (VIP admission tickets include 5 hours of unlimited sampling of over 100 beers, a souvenir glass and special VIP Swag)
4:00PM - 8:00PM (General admission tickets include 4 hours of unlimited sampling of over 100 beers and a souvenir glass)
Please visit
 Ocean Brews & Blues Tickets for more information and to purchase your festival tickets.

Must be 21 years or older.
All items are subject to availability and prices can change without notice. 
All sales are final. 
No refunds, exchanges, or returns will be accepted.

Brewery Lineup

  1. 26 Degree Brewing Co. - Pompano Beach, FL
  2. 7venth Sun Brewery - Tampa, FL
  3. Abita - Covington, LA
  4. Angry Chair Brewing - Tampa, FL
  5. Bangin' Banjo - Pompano Beach, FL
  6. Barrel of Monks Brewing - Boca Raton, FL
  7. Bell's Brewery - Comstock, MI
  8. Biscayne Bay Brewing - Doral, FL
  9. Brew Hub - Lakeland, FL
  10. Concrete Beach Brewery - Miami, FL
  11. Copperpoint Brewing Co. - Boynton Beach, FL
  12. Coppertail Brewing Co. - Tampa, FL
  13. Ciderboys - Stevens Point, WI
  14. Crooked Can Brewing Co. - Winter Garden, FL
  15. Escape Brewing Co. - Trininty, FL
  16. Florida Beer Co. - Cape Canaveral, FL
  17. Florida Keys Brewing Co. - Islamorada, FL
  18. Funky Buddha Brewery - Oakland Park, FL
  19. Green Bench Brewing Co. - Petersburg, FL
  20. Gulf Stream Brewing Co. - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  21. Harpoon Brewery - Boston, MA
  22. Holy Mackerel - Pompano Beach, FL
  23. LauderAle - Ft Lauderdale, FL
  24. Lexington Brewing (Kentucky Bourbon Ale) - Lexington, KY
  25. Lord Hobo Brewing Co. - Woburn, MA
  26. M.I.A. Beer Co. - Doral, FL
  27. Misfit's Brewing - Boca Raton, FL
  28. New Belgium Brewing Co. - Fort Collins, CO
  29. Nobo Brewing Co. - Boynton Beach, FL
  30. SaltWater Brewery - Delray Beach, FL
  31. Sixpoint Brewery - Brooklyn, NY
  32. Swamp Head Brewery - Gainesville, FL
  33. Tampa Bay Brewing - Tampa, FL
  34. Wynwood Brewing Co. - Miami, FL

Please continue to check back for updates regarding participating breweries at the Ocean Brews & Blues Festival!
If you're interested in being a part of our brewery lineup please e-mail specialeventsdfb@gmail.com Subject: Ocean Brews & Blues

Exhibitor Information

Click here for the arts & crafts and business vendor application for the Ocean Brews & Blues Festival!
We are no longer accepting food vendor application for the Ocean Brews & Blues Festival!
Please note: All vendor space is extremely limited and will be selected on the best fit for the event.
2nd round vendor notifications will be based space availability and the best for the event. 2nd round vendor notifications will be sent out the week of May 7th.

Entertainment Schedule

3 - 4:15 PM Mark Telesca Band
4:45 - 6 PM Shaw Davis & the Black Ties
6:30 - 8 PM  TBA                                                                                                                     

Please continue to check back for updates regarding entertainment at the Ocean Brews & Blues Festival!

Complimentary Shuttle Information

Parking on the barrier island will be limited during the event.  Attendees can make the short walk across the bridge to the event or take the complimentary shuttle service. Complimentary parking will be available in the Cove Shopping Center located at 1500 E. Hillsboro Blvd. This shuttle service will run continuously from 2:30pm – 9:00pm. 

Hotel Accommodations

Visit our hotel partner Wyndham Deerfield Beach Resort for a great deal with a great view!
City view accommodations are $169.
Ocean front accommodations are $199.
Reservations valid 5/18 – 5/20, 2018.
On-line booking code: 05186783OC.

The block cut-off date is May 4.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Click here for more information regarding sponsorship packages.

We would like to thank the following sponsors:
Presenting Sponsor:

Community Sponsors:
Wyndham Logo Rotary Club DFB

For further questions or information please contact the Community Events and Outreach Division 954-480-4429.