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Animal Protection Society of Durham Craft Beverage Festival 2021

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April 17 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Saving Animals One Sip at a Time

Join us at our 3rd annual Craft Beverage Festival, sample a selection of local beverages from Triangle-based craft brewers and vendors, and have a great time while benefiting Animal Protection Society of Durham. Meet the local brewers and staff while you receive unlimited samples (while supplies last) from a wide mix of unique brews, all included in the price of admission. Enjoy live music, local food trucks, and bring your crowd-friendly dogs (on leash of course!) to our unique family-friendly event. 100% of the proceeds will benefit Animal Protection Society of Durham to care for animals in need. This event promises to find the intersection of craft beverage and animal lovers.

  • More than a dozen Durham craft beverage makers
  • Beer, cider, mead, spirits, sodas, teas
  • Local food available for purchase
  • Live music – Tommy Thunderfoot and The Accelerators
  • Bring your well-behaved dogs! (on leash of course)
  • All proceeds benefit Animal Protection Society of Durham
  • Family- and dog-friendly fun


Ticket Prices:  the price of admission comes with a logo’d tasting glass and unlimited tastings at all craft beverage partner stations (while supplies last)

    • For 21 and over: $35 – March 16, 2021; $45 from March 17 – April 15, 2021; $50 April 16 & 16, 2021
    • Designated Driver ticket (only non-alcohol beverages): $20
    • For 11 – 20 years of age:  $10
    • For 10 and younger:  Free
    • Most Pawsome Package: $60 for admission, commemorative t-shirt, branded glass, swag bag of goodies and VIP entry. Available until March 28th. (NOTE: t-shirt color has not yet been determined. photo below shows the design only.)
    • Tee-shirt + Ticket: $55  Package your general admission ticket with an event tee-shirt, to ensure you get the size of your choice to commemorate the event.

NOTE: Tickets available for purchase via Eventbrite, or cash only at the gate the day of the festival.