About a dozen local breweries will pour their beers at the fifth annual FestivAle to benefit the St. Louis chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
This year's event takes place at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, at Mad Art Gallery (2727 South 12th Street) in Soulard.
Participating breweries (more may be announced): Alpha, Charleville, Crown Valley, Exit 6, Ferguson, Granite City, Kirkwood Station, O'Fallon, Perennial, Six Row and Urban Chestnut.
A VIP reception, which includes a panel discussion with O'Fallon Brewery brewmaster Brian Owens and Bissinger's chef-chocolatier Dave Owens begins at 7:00 p.m.
General tickets cost $50 in advance, $60 at the door, and include unlimited samples and a keepsake tasting glass. Tickets for the VIP reception include admission to the main event and cost $75.
Tickets are available here or by calling 314-733-1241.