|Session||General Admission||VIP Lounge|
Friday, June 14, 2019: 1pm-4pm
Friday, June 14, 2019: 5pm-8pm
Saturday, June 15, 2019: 12noon-3pm
Saturday, June 15, 2019: 4pm-7pm
Sunday, June 16, 2019: 1pm-4pm
All Ticket sales are final. There are no refunds or exchanges.
San Diego International Beer Festival
Includes San Diego International Beer Festival session admission, souvenir tasting glass with unlimited 1-ounce samplings of hundreds of beers, and admission to the San Diego County Fair presented by Albertsons | Vons.
Ticket Price: $60
VIP: San Diego International Beer Festival
Includes half-hour early session admission to the San Diego International Beer Festival, souvenir glass with unlimited 6-ounce beer samplings, access to a special lounge area overlooking the beer festival, several VIP food stations (with craft beers selected to complement the menu), and unlimited grazing for the first two hours of each VIP session, and admission to the San Diego County Fair presented by Albertsons | Vons.
Ticket Price: $115
VIP Lounge Menu
Menu: “There is no Place like Home”
Achiote Marinated Beer Braised Heritage Pork “Pibil” Sope
- Guacamole | Caramelized Pineapple Salsa
- La Fe Tortilleria Chips | Fresh Salsa Bar
Slow Cooked All Natural Brandt Beef Pot Roast “Slider”
- Sharp White Cheddar | Mountain Meadow Mushroom Ragout | Potato Roll
- House Made Kettle Chips | Mesquite Buttermilk Ranch Dip
Just like Tiramisu but with Beer!
- Ladyfingers soaked in Clown Shoes Brewery Mocha Sombreo Chocolate Stout with Coffee and Vanilla | Cocoa Shavings | Mascarpone | Cocoa Shavings
Menu: Ballast Point Brewery Station
Presented by Chef Colin MacLaggan
“Bonito Blonde Ale” Ceviche
- Citrus Marinated Local Rock Fish | Bay Shrimp | Jicama | Mango | Cilantro | Avocado | Cucumber
Duck Confit Tostada
- Blue Cheese Foam | Crispy Duck | Pickled Onion | Micro Cilantro | “Sour Wench” Syrup
“Victory at Sea” Tartelettes
- Coffee & Vanilla Ganache | Fresh Raspberry
Menu: O’Brien’s Pub / Nickel Brewery Station
Presented by Chef Tyson Blake
Fermented Radish “Taco”
- Charred Root Vegetables | Chipotle | Chicharon | Baby Cilantro
- Chili Mango Butter | Pepita Herb Salad | Jicama
- Citrus Lambic Lebneh | Brewers Malt Granola
Not Drinking? Come anyway!
Designated drivers, family members and friends can all visit the San Diego International Beer Festival for free with admission to the San Diego County Fair! A non-drinking VIP experience is also available for purchase onsite at the Fairgrounds Box Office or by calling the Box Office directly at (858) 792-4252.
Ticket Price: $20 for Fair Admission or $68 for the non-drinking VIP Lounge
Let us be your designated driver! Adding a Fair Tripper ticket includes round-trip transportation using the COASTER, SPRINTER, or BREEZE.
Ticket Price: $70.50 for General Admission or $125.50 for the VIP Lounge