Reno’s newest beer festival will take place this Saturday, June 9.  In a perfect world, this would have been the culminating event of Reno Beer Week.  The Biggest Little Invitational is billed as “a festival dedicated to showcasing the best of the best in the brewery world”. So far, it is shaping up to be just that. Lots of  breweries pouring great beer in a beautiful location with quality food and live music. We have the details…

Place & Time
The festival will take place at Bartley Ranch (MAP). Lots of room, a killer backdrop, grass, shade, seating, and parking.
Saturday, June 9th. 1 PM – 5 PM (VIP gets in at noon).

Over 75 participating breweries or cideries. Locals in BOLD. List is subject to change.

10 Torr
8 Wire Brewing
Able Baker Brewing
Against The Grain Brewery
Ale Apothecary
Alibi Ale Works
Almanac Beer Company
Anchorage Brewing Company
Anderson Valley
Atlas Cider Company
Bear Republic Brewing Company
Belching Beaver Brewery
Bellwoods Brewery
Black Market Brewing
Black Project Spontaneous & Wild Ales
Blackberry Farm Brewery
Brasserie Saint James
Burley Oak Brewing
Carolina Bauernhaus
Ciderie Milton
Common Cider Company
Decadent Ales
De La Sienne
Deschutes Brewery
De Struse
Drakes Brewing Company
Dri Fontiemen
Evil Twin Brewing
Finback Brewery
Finriver Cider
Firestone Walker Brewing Company
Great Basin
Green Bench Brewing
Green Flash
Grimm Artisanal Ales
High Water Brewing
Hof Ten Dormaal
Incline Cider
Jester King
Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
Kings Brewing Company
Knee Deep Brewing Company
Lead Dog
Libertine Brewing Company
Local Craft Beer (LCB)
Logsdon Farmhouse Ales
Marz Community Brewing
Modern Times Beer
Navo Bazil Brewing Company
Odell Brewing
Off Color Brewing
Paradox Beer Co
Pigeon Head
Pizza Port Brewing Company
Prairie Artisan Ales
Revision Brewing
Saugatuck Brewing
Stillwater Artisanal
Stone Brewing
Sudwerk Brewery
Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co
The Bruery
The Depot
Toolbox Brewing
Tre Fontane
Trois Dames
Upland Brewing Company
Upright Brewing
Urban Brewing

VIP ticket holders have the opportunity to sample the beers listed below at their specified times at the Special Release Tent. These beers are first come first served.
Noon – Bellwoods Jelly King
1:00 PM – Cantillon Fou Foune
2:00 PM – Bellwoods White Picket Fence
3:00 PM – Cantillon Classic Gueuze

VIP Beers
1. Ale Apothecary – Bizarro Blueberry
2. Amager/Mikkeller – BA Vaesel Brunch
3. Tilquin – Oude Questche
4. Toolbox – Crushed
5. Burley Oak – JREAM Pina Colada & JREAM Acai Bowl
6. Deschutes – Black Butte XXII
7. Firestone Walker – Coconut Rye Parabola
8. Paradox – #57 Pina Cielo
9. Prairie – Pirate Noir
10. Drie Fonteinen – Cuvee A&G Oude Kriek
11. The Bruery – Quadrupel Tonnellerie w/ blackberries

Your entry ticket includes a meal ticket at one of these food trucks: King Cali Catering – Modern Mexican Cuisine, Ray Michelle’s Italian Trolley, Slater’s Ding-a-Wing.

Music from: DJ Mojo Jojo, The Novelists, Arazona Jones and Reckless Envy.

Tickets can be purchased HERE.
General admission – $65 – Includes: Unlimited Beer Tasting from 1 PM – 5 PM, Commemorative Festival Tasting Cup, 1 Meal From A Food Truck.
VIP admission – $85 – Includes: Unlimited Beer Tasting From 12 PM-5 PM, VIP Only Section With Special Beer Offerings & releases, 1 BLI Festival T-Shirt, Commemorative Tasting Cup, 1 Meal From A Food Truck.
Designated Driver – $25 – Includes: Unlimited Drinks From The Alcohol Free Cocktail Menu from 12 PM – 5 PM, 1 Meal From A Food Truck.

We are hoping that this is just the first of many years to come of this event. Cheers!

Directions to all the local craft establishments can be found on our CRAFT MAP.
We also have an EVENTS page!

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