Garden State Beer Expo
PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, NJSaturday, June 2nd, 2012

Session One

12 noon to 3:30 p.m.

Door time: 11:30 a.m.

Session Two

5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Door time: 5 p.m.


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Sponsors

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Brews

VIP Tastings
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VIP Tastings

Abita Gleason's Red
Allagash Curieux
Ballast Point Sea Monster
Orval Trapist Ale
Rochefort #8
#10
Sixpoint Spice of Life Columbus
Victory Helios
Westmale Trapst Double
Trapst Double
 
Expo Tastings

Anderson Valley Boo Amb
IPA
Summer
Ayinger Brauwse
Dunkel
Ur Weiss
Beach Haus Kick Back Ale
Pilsner
Bear Republic Hop Rod Rye
Racer 5
Ryevelry
Blue Moon Belgian Pale Ale
Belgian White
Killians Irish Red
Summer
Chelsea Brewing Blonde
Red
Corsendonk Monks Angus Tripl
Apple White
Pater Dubbl
Crooked By Uinta Crooked Cockeye Coop
Crooked Detour DLB
Crooked Tilted Smile
Dab Dab
Raddeburger
Dogfish 90min
Raison D'etre
Tweason
Dutch/Scotland Heineken Light
Newcastle Brown
Newcastle Summer
Duvel/Ommegang Duvel Belgian Ale
Ommegang BPA
Ommegang
Founders Centennial
Cerise
Dirty Bastard
Goose Island/ GI Summer
Shock Top GI 312
ST Ale
ST IPA
Great Divide Colette
Oak Aged Espresso Yeti
Green Flash Hop Head Red
San Diego Saison
West Coast IPA
Heineken Amstel Wheat
Heineken Mexico Bohemia
Dos Equis Amber
Dos Equis Lager
Tecate Light
Hoegaarden Hoegaarden
Innis & Gunn Original
Rum Cask
Lagunitas IPA
Pale
Pils
Leinenkugel Big Eddy Wee Scotch Ale
Honey
Summer Shady
Sunset Wheat
Lindemans Beer Framboise
Peche
Pomme
Long Trail Belgium White
Brewmaster Double IPA
Long Trail Ale
Wolavers Oatmeal Stout
North Coast Brewing Old Rasputin Imp St
Pranqstr Belgn Style
Scrimshaw Pilsner
Oskar Blues Dale's Pale
Mama's Yella Pils
Sam Adams Angry Orchard Crisp
Noble Pils
Summer
Whitewater IPA
Samuel Smith Ind Pale Ale 4P
Nut Brown 4P
Org Aprocot
Sierra Nevada Kellerweis
Summerfest
Torpedo
Stella/Leffe Leffe
Stella
Stone Arrogant Bastard
IPA
Levitation
Pale
Victory Headwater
Summer Love
Warsteiner Dunkel
Konig Weiss
Lager
Yuengling Black & Tan
Chesterfield
Light Lager
Porter

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Entertainment

Session One MC





Lou
from 94.3 The Point's Lou and Liz in the Morning

Session Two MC





Big Joe Henry
from NJ 101.5



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Tickets

Participating Spirits Unlimited Locations

Bayville
Berkeley
Brick
Forked River
Jackson
Lakewood
Manahawkin
Middletown
Ortley Beach
Point Pleasant
Pt. Pleasant Beach
Red Bank
Shrewsbury
Tinton Falls
Toms River Fischer Blvd.
Toms River Lakewood Rd.
Toms River Route 37 - BJ's Center
Toms River Route 37 - Crossroads Center
Wanamassa

In Advance

$40 per ticket in advance. Advance tickets are available:

Day of Event

On June 2nd, tickets will be $50 at the PNC Bank Arts Center Box Office (if available).

Designated Driver Tickets

$10 designated driver tickets will be available at the door June 2nd.

VIP Tickets

A limited number of $60 VIP tickets are available. VIP tickets include:

  • Early entry to the festival and to the tasting area
  • Access to the PNC Bank Arts Center VIP club with private tastings
  • Special limited pour beers
  • Complimentary buffet

Purchase VIP tickets:

Hotel & Transportation

Discounted Accommodations

Courtyard by Marriott Red Bank Lincroft   (map)
To make a reservation at the group rate, please call 800-321-2211 and reference the Garden State Beer Expo room block at the Courtyard by Marriott Red Bank Lincroft. If you'd like to reserve a room with one king bed, please click here. For the preferred rate, please select dates between June 1st and June 3rd. Please make your reservations prior to May 11th to obtain the preferred rate.

Comfort Inn Middletown/Red Bank   (map)
For the preferred rate, please click here.

Hilton Woodbridge   (map)
To make a reservation at the group rate, please call 732-603-7789 and reference the Garden State Beer Expo (group code: GSB). If you'd like to reserve a room online, please click here. For the preferred rate, please select dates between June 1st and June 3rd.

From New York City

Beer Expo

Driving Directions

Take Exit 116 on the Garden State Parkway, Northbound and Southbound.
40 miles south of New York City.

Parking

Parking lots will open 1 hour prior to doors.

Public Transportation

Take NJ Transit to the Aberdeen Matawan train station. There will be free shuttles to the Garden State Beer Expo and back to your train. Free shuttles run from 11:30am-9:30pm

Local Taxi Services

Matawan Taxi: 732-566-3377
Red Bank Yellow Car: 732-747-0747
Middletown Yellow Cab: 732-671-4600
Tri State Car Service (Keansburg): 732-495-0517

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the festival?
How old do I have to be to attend?
How much are tickets and where can I get them?
Do you sell a designated driver ticket?
What do I get with the price of my ticket?
Is there a coat check/backpack check?
How do I make the line to get in move faster?
Can breweries run out of beer?

 

Where is the festival?

PNC Bank Arts Center, Exit 116 Garden State Parkway, Holmdel, NJ 07733

How old do I have to be to attend?

No person under the age of 21 years old will be permitted into the festival (even designated drivers). EVERYONE will be ID'd at the door no matter what age. Festival goers showing up without ID (driver's license or passport) will be denied admission and no refund will be given.

How much are tickets and where can I get them?

Click the Tickets tab above for ticket information

Do you sell a designated driver ticket?

Yes for $10 dollars available at the door with a special designated driver line to get into the event.

What do I get with the price of my ticket?

Ticket prices for each session includes a festival program, a commemorative tasting cup, and unlimited two-ounce samples of your choice of more than 100 beers.

Is there a coat check/backpack check?

There is no checking available at the event. Backpacks will not be allowed in. Please plan accordingly.

How do I make the line to get in move faster?

Get there early, have your ID and ticket ready to go when you get to the processing area, and we'll have everyone in on time for the festival doors.

Can breweries run out of beer?

Occasionally, a brewery will run out of a certain beer. The beer may be overly popular with the festival crowd. Luckily, there are more than 100 beers to sample. Remember to try it early the next year.

Is there Re-Entry?

There is no re-entry at the event. Please plan accordingly

Is the event indoor or outdoor?

This is an outdoor event. The event will take place rain or shine.

Will there be food at the event?

Food will be sold at the event, it does not come with the price of the ticket.

If I have a day session ticket can I go to the night session and vice versa?

No, you can only attend the session that you purchased your ticket for.

What happens to overly intoxicated guests?

All guests are expected to drink responsibly and ensure they have a safe, responsible means of transportation before leaving the venue. Any guest who is intoxicated before entering the event may be denied entry. Any guest found intoxicated within the event and causing a disturbance, as determined by management and/or security, will be asked to leave the facility without refund and may be subject to further consequences.

Marketing Material

No unapproved marketing will be allowed at the event. This includes, but is not limited to: Unauthorized distribution of literature, business cards, flyers, handouts, pamphlets, other written forms, etc. Also possessing signs displaying words or pictures associated with commercial advertising. Patrons found to be marketing as determined by management will be subject to ejection.

Promotional Material

Promotional photos and video will be taken at the event and you grant permission for your likeness to be used.

What if I lose my cup?

Replacement cups will be available for $10 per cup.