KATY MAGAZINE NEWS
May 3, 2018
By Jennifer Skelton
Rain or shine the Katy Wild West Brewfest has become a yearly tradition in Katy. This event will feature 150+ Specialty Craft Brewers from various locations all around the country while featuring over 600 individualized craft brews!
BeerYeit.com has awarded the WWBF the “#1 event in the Country” two years in a row for both 2016 and 2017. What makes this event special and unique is that 100% of the profits are donated to local charities.
NOT JUST FOR BEER ENTHUSIASTS
This event is not just for the beer drinker. In addition to the multiple beer gardens, there are also game zones, food and music throughout the event.Many levels of tickets are available including the “Designated Driver” and VIP – No Beer” for those choosing not to drink. For those that do want to enjoy one of the many beer options, tickets begin at $35 for “General Admission”.
WWBF features 6 covered zones that includes bands, DJ’s, tables and chairs, and great beer all day!
The bands/singers that are set to perform are Kaos, Nervous Rex Band, Horizon, Nathan Quick Band, Cooper Wade & Unchained Freight, Cowboy Diplomacy, Jelly Ellington and The Powell Brothers.
The Wild West Brewfest is proudly hosted by the Katy Rotary Club of Texas. In the past, this event has given back to many local organizations.
West Side Homeless
Taylor High School
Katy Christian Ministries
Armor of Hope
In addition, after Hurricane Harvey, an additional $10,000 in funds was allocated to help the organizations helping those affected.
WHEN AND WHERE
Launch Party – Friday, May 4th 2018 7:00pm to 10:00 pm
Come out Friday night to the Katy Mills Mall (on the east side at the H&M entrance) to have some great food, great music and hand-selected beers from the “Purveyor of Intoxicating Liquids!” The focus is on local breweries. Grab your hotel room quickly for this one, and stay the night Friday and party all day Saturday at the WWBF with us!
Get your tickets for the Launch Party here.
Original Wild West Brewfest – Saturday, May 5th 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm
With over 80 Brewers each bringing a minimum of 4 taps/brands come find out why we are the most sought after to visit Brewfest in the country. Children welcome.
Get your advance tickets here.