San Diego International Beer Festival

June 14-16, 2019

Five Sessions. Hundreds of Beers. One Glass.

Get Tickets

Iron Fist Beer Garden



Iron Fist Beer Garden

This is the spot for festival-goers to taste one-of-a-kind beers, relax, and have some fun!


Iron Fist Beers


A special selection of top Iron Fist Beers will be available to taste and pair with artisan cheeses.

Artisan Cheese Station


Don’t miss the cheese station and pair your Iron Fist Beer with artisan cheeses provided by Cypress Grove.

On the Spot Contests

pretzel-necklace
Show us your Best Beer Costume or your Best Beer Belly. Our DJ will be running hourly contests!


Oversized Games


Echo Athletics will provide larger than life games including Connect 4, Kerplunk and other favorites!

Lounge In Style

barrel-furniture
Rustic Events will provide cool farmhouse and rustic lounge furniture and barrels.



schedule of shenanigans

All prizes provided by our good friends at Iron Fist Brewing Company

SESSION 1: Friday June 14

2:30PM

Best Beer Shirt

2016-Pavilion_Shirt
We’ve all seen them — those shirts inspired by sayings like, “I’ve only had one in dog beers!” Bring your screen-printed best to this contest, and walk away a winner!

3:30PM

Beer Stein Holding


Put your muscles to the test! The last one holding two full Steins without dripping wins the contest and a special ribbon.

SESSION 2: Friday June 14

6:30PM

Best Pretzel Necklace


String everyone’s favorite beer-pairing snack on a string and wear it ’round your neck. Model your creation and you might win prizes and accolades for your creativity and style!

7:30PM

Beer Stein Holding


Put your muscles to the test! The last one holding two full Steins without dripping wins the contest and a special ribbon.

SESSION 3: Saturday June 15

1:30PM

Best Beer Shirt

2016-Pavilion_Shirt
We’ve all seen them — those shirts inspired by sayings like, “I’ve only had one in dog beers!” Bring your screen-printed best to this contest, and walk away a winner!

2:30PM

Beer Stein Holding


Put your muscles to the test! The last one holding two full Steins without dripping wins the contest and a special ribbon.

SESSION 4: Saturday June 15

6:30PM

Best Pretzel Necklace


String everyone’s favorite beer-pairing snack on a string and wear it ’round your neck. Model your creation and you might win prizes and accolades for your creativity and style!

7:30PM

Beer Stein Holding


Put your muscles to the test! The last one holding two full Steins without dripping wins the contest and a special ribbon.

SESSION 5: Sunday June 16

2:30PM

Best Beer Shirt

2016-Pavilion_Shirt
We’ve all seen them — those shirts inspired by sayings like, “I’ve only had one in dog beers!” Bring your screen-printed best to this contest, and walk away a winner!

3:30PM

Beer Stein Holding


Put your muscles to the test! The last one holding two full Steins without dripping wins the contest and a special ribbon.