Beer Tasting Experiences are all about the intimate fun leading up to the Beer Bites and Beats Free Craft Beer Fest. Experiences take place Wednesday, September 18 through Friday, September 20 with the grand Beer Bites and Beats Craft Beer Fest finale on September 21, 2019. Beer Tasting Experiences are a great way to experience beer paired with amazing food made by local restaurateurs. The Beer Tasting Experiences will be held at various host locations and will feature a variety of beer. Each event has a limited number of seats available, giving each attendee the ability to enjoy their experience in depth.

This year, we’ll be hosting several Beer Tasting Experiences, tickets for Beer Tasting


WEDNESDAY:

Event Name: Axe & Six Packs

Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Time: 7pm-9pm

Location: Relaxe EP

Address: 808 Montana Ave, El Paso, TX 79902

Price: $30pp- + tax and fees tickets on sale NOW. Click here to purchase tickets.

Description:

Axe & Six Packs- Have a fun night out and “AXE” your way through tasty beer selections while you challenge your friends to a fun axing competition. This “for fun” beer tasting event is good for novice or expert axing/beer drinking professionals. Your beer tasting experience will include a 2 hour session at Relaxe, a beer flight with four different craft beer pours, an appetizer table to feed your appetite and a commemorative Beer Bites and Beats festival glass. The beer selections will be served up throughout your axing session and each will be explained to the entire axing party by a brewery professional. Call out your inner marksman and join us for axe & six packs.

Ticket Includes:

- Deadbeach tasting flight (4 4oz pours)

- Appetizer table with self-serve munchies

- 2 hr axing session

- Commemorative Beer Bites Beats Festival tasting glass


 

Event Name: Beer Bites and Beats Bar Takeover at Alamo Draft House

Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Time: 7pm-9pm

Location: Alamo Draft House

Address: 250 E. Montecillo Blvd, El Paso, TX 79912

Price: $35 pp (Early Bird Pricing) + tax and fees - Tickets on sale NOW! Purchase tickets by clicking here, limited seating. available.

Description:

We'll start the night off with a Deadbeach Brewery flight and explore some tasty Alamo Drafthouse bites. Once your taste buds are inspired, we'll bring out your inner artist and guide you step by step to paint your own El Paso Streetcar painting to take home. No painting or tasting experience necessary, we promise!

Ticket Includes:

- Deadbeach tasting flight (4 4oz pours) by Alamo Drafthouse

- Paired bites by Alamo Drafthouse

- Painting Class led by an I Painted That! local artist

- 8oz Deadbeach painting beer by Alamo Drafthouse

- Commemorative Beer Bites Beats Festival tasting glass


 

THURSDAY:

Event Name: Chef’s Table Brew Dinner

Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019

Time: 6:00pm-9pm

Location: ThirteenO9 – EPCC

Address: 9050 Viscount Blvd Building B, El Paso, TX 79925

Price: $45pp + tax and fees - Tickets on sale NOW. Click here to purchase tickets.

Beer Tasting Experience Description:

Chef’s Table Brew Dinner- Experience a beer dinner like never before as you enjoy a dinner crafted by top chefs in El Paso: Chef Lujan and Chef Knickerson, of the El Paso Community College Culinary Arts Program. The dinner will be taking place on Thursday, September 19, 2019, at Thirteen 09 Restaurant, a restaurant completely sustained by the culinary arts program students. The tasting experience will begin at 6pm with a reception beer at check-in immediately leading into a Chef’s menu demonstration and brewmaster talk, followed by a kitchen tour*. A four-course dinner will be served after the tour and demonstration, each course served with a paired beer.

*Depending on check-in time, the tour may precede the chef’s demonstration.

Ticket Includes:

- Deadbeach tasting flight (5 4oz pours) by Thirteen 09 Restaurant

- A chef’s demonstration at the state-of-the-art Sysco Culinary Kitchen

- Culinary Arts Kitchen Tour

- 4-course dinner

- Commemorative Beer Bites Beats Festival tasting glass


Event Name: Hops and Holes

Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019

Time: 3pm-7pm

Location: Butterfield Trail Golf Club

Address: 1858 Cottonwoods, El Paso, TX 79906

Price: $85pp + tax and fees – click here to register!

Description:

Description:

There’s no better pair than Hops and Holes and at this tournament, you’ll be getting the best of both! This beer tasting experience is for golfers and beer drinkers of all skill levels. Golfers will check-in and be greeted with a Deadbeach Brewery reception beer. Once golfers are paired up with a cart and buddy a four-person scramble game will begin (prizes will be awarded via a raffle and not based on points). The fun isn’t over when the golfing ends, it’s time to begin your ultimate tasting experience. Golfers will gather in the club restaurant and enjoy bites made by the house chef, each paired exquisitely with a featured craft beer. 5 beers paired with five delectable bites will be enjoyed as winners and prizes are announced. Prizes will be raffled during the pairing. Proceeds will benefit the Annunciation House.

Ticket Includes:

- Deadbeach tasting flight (5 4oz pours)

- 9 holes golf tournament

- First 24 registered will receive a pair of Oakley Fives Squared

- Golf Cart

- 5 course customized bites menu by Butterfield Trail Golf Club Chef

- Commemorative Beer Bites Beats Festival tasting glass


 

FRIDAY:

Event Name: The Station at Sunset Yoga Cider Brunch Session

Date: Friday, September 20, 2019

Time: 10:45am-12:30pm (Check in at 10:30am)

Location: The Station at Sunset

Address: 145 E Sunset Rd suite c-400, El Paso, TX 79922

Price: $30pp + tax and fees- Tickets on sale NOW. Click here to purchase tickets.

Calling all yogis! Join Beer Bites and Beats for a Beer tasting experience that will soothe your mind, body and taste buds! This event will kick-off with a yoga session led by an Aloha Yoga and Wellness Yoga instructor. The yoga session will take place on the grounds of the Substation. After the relaxing yoga session, attendees will move into the Station at Sunset for an amazing brunch buffet served alongside 3 cider beer pours.

Ticket Includes:

- 3 Cider beer pours (4-5oz ea)

- A 45-minute yoga session (please provide your own yoga mat)

- Brunch buffet

- Commemorative Beer Bites Beats Festival tasting glass

Event Name: Shark Dogs Sports Grill Craft Cocktail Flight Night

Date: Friday, September 20, 2019

Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm

Location: Shark Dogs

Address: 5200 North Mesa Street, Suite 103, El Paso, Texas, 79912

Price: $30pp + tax and fees – Tickets on sale NOW. Click here to purchase tickets.

Try a handcrafted cocktail by a nationally renowned mixologist at Shark Dogs! This beer tasting experience is hosted with a twist as beer and liquor pair together for the ultimate craft drink. This event includes 4 amazing craft cocktails made by the house mixologist. Each of the cocktails will be served with a hearty “bite” made fresh by the house chef. The bites menu will be creatively paired with each of the craft cocktails.

4 Course Bites Menu*:

Red Chile Crusted Chicken Quesadilla- homemade red chile rubbed and grilled into a tortilla, filled with cheddar jack cheese and grilled chicken. Served with sour cream or salsa. Paired with a Cherry Limeade Cocktail

Steak Street Taco- marinated skirt steak, fresh cilantro, fresh onion, homemade green salsa, on a corn tortilla. Paired with our signature Beergarita

BBQ Pork Slider- slow cooked bbq pork, homemade made slaw, and pickles. Paired with a Beerlini

Chocolate Caramel Doughnut Twist- homemade dough fried and covered with cinnamon sugar, drizzled with caramel and chocolate sauce. Paired with a Lemon Shandy

Ticket Includes:

- 4 Craft cocktail pours (6oz ea)

- 4-course bites menu

- The ability to play pool during the event timeframe

- Commemorative Beer Bites Beats Festival tasting glass


 

Event Name: Undisputed Craft House Beer Bites and Beats “Flights and Bites” Tasting Session

Date: Friday, September 20, 2019

Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm

Location: Undisputed Craft House

Address: 1881 Saul Kleinfeld Dr, El Paso, TX 79936

Price: $25pp + tax and fees- Tickets on sale NOW. Click here to purchase tickets.

Description:

Come hungry and leave happy when you join us for an Undisputed Craft House and Deadbeach Brewery collaboration! The Chef at Undisputed Craft House will prepare an amazing menu of hearty size bites, specially created for this Beer Bites and Beats tasting event. Each of the bites will be perfectly paired with a Deadbeach flight sized beer pour. Check out the food menu below for this beer tasting experience!

4 Course Bites Menu*:

Chicken Nachos - homemade kettle chips smothered in our homemade Chile con queso infused with Deadbeach Chuco Lager topped with lettuce tomatoes sour cream and jalapenos paired with Deadbeach’s Chuco Lager.

The And Still Burger- 6oz all-natural grass-fed beef patty cooked to your liking with the featured Deadbeach beer. The burger is topped with 2 slices of American and mozzarella cheese layered with sizzling chorizo. This concoction will be paired with a Deadbeach featured beer.

Arrogant Cheeto Pie- Dough made from scratch with Dead Beach Brown Bonnie and Cheeto crusted, filled with bacon chorizo, onion, long green chilies, mushroom, pepperoni, and Cheetos. Paired with Deadbeach’s Brown Bonnie.

Fried Fruity Pebbles-. Fruity Pebbles mixed with melted marshmallow and breaded in pancake batter deep fried and served with rocky road ice cream. Paired with Deadbeach’s Stay Golden Stout.

*Menu and beer selections subject to change without notice.

Ticket Includes:

- 4 Deadbeach beer pours (4-6oz ea)

- 4-course bites menu

- Commemorative Beer Bites Beats Festival tasting glass


 

SATURDAY:

Event Name: Beer Bites and Beats Craft Beer Festival

Date: Saturday, September 20, 2019

Time: 3pm-12:00am

Location: Durango and Overland in front of Deadbeach Brewery

Address: This is a street festival, route to Deadbeach’s address: 406 Durango St, El Paso, TX 79901

Price: FREE ADMISSION

Description:

The Beer Bites and Beats FREE Craft Beer Festival is the main highlight in a week’s worth of events featured during Beer Bites and Beats Fest. The craft beer festival is hosted on Saturday, September 21, 2019 and takes over the streets outside of Deadbeach Brewery (Overland and Durango St.) from 3pm to midnight. The first 500 people through the door will receive a free commemorative Beer Bites and Beats Craft Beer Festival glass, thanks to the Station at Sunset!

This is a full-blown craft fest with dozens of breweries from all over the region showcasing various beer styles. Over 60 beer types can be found within the festival grounds. An amazing selection of savory food will be available for purchase along with other treats and goodies. Click here for more info on the free admission craft beer festival!