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11th Annual 757 Battle of the Beers [Virginia Beach, VA]

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SPONSORSHIP INFO- Email: [email protected]

Beach Ambassadors, Virginia Craft Beer Magazine, and Veer Magazine present the 11th Annual 757 Battle of the Beers. This event is Hampton Roads’ longest-running and largest “locals-only” beer festival…with all proceeds benefitting local charities. AERMOR is this year’s Presenting Sponsor.

4-Time Veer Magazine Golden Tap Awards-Gold Medal Winner-Best Beer Festival
Saturday, November 11th, 2023 at State Military Reservation in VA Beach, VA (Rescheduled from 9/23/23)

VIP 12 noon-630PM SOLD OUT
GA 1PM-6:30PM

Come watch up to 40 local brewers and their teams battle it out for bragging rights and for their favorite local charity.
Brewer Competitions include:
*Brewer’s Choice
*People’s Choice
*Battle of the Brewers

All tickets include:
-Tastings of up to 80 beers from up to 40 local brewers
-Souvenir Glass
-Sampling Guide
-A food voucher worth $5 towards a meal from one of many onsite food trucks (TBA)
-Live music from multiple bands:
*National Recording Artists…Everything
*OCX – The Optimistic Cynics
*Tribal Mind
-Onsite games & tournaments such as cornhole, beer pong, and more!
-A silent-auction featuring brewery donations, local art, gift certificates from restaurants, and much more
-A voting token for your People’s Choice vote

VIP includes:
-All of the GA benefits PLUS
-1 hour early entry (12 noon)
-Unlimited Sampling
-Full Color Souvenir Glass
-A fenced-off VIP section with amenities that include additional seating, shade options, food samples from local restaurants, additional beer options, and private air-conditioned restrooms.

Ticket Pricing:
GA $65 ($75 day of)
Non Drinking $25
Non drinkers who purchase on the same order (invoice) as a VIP will get access to VIP areas. Please provide a hard copy invoice at checkin.

1700 Brewing Co. (Newport News)
Afterglow Brewing Co. (Norfolk)***NEW
Alewerks Brewing Co. (Williamsburg)
Back Bay Brewing Co. Beach House & Farm House(VA Beach)
Benchtop Brewing Co. (Norfolk)
Big Ugly Brewing Co. (Chesapeake)
Bold Mariner Brewing Co. (Norfolk)
Caiseal Beer & Spirits (Hampton)
Cape Charles Brewing Co. (Cape Charles)
Capstan Bar Brewing Co. (Hampton)
Coastal Fermentory (Hampton)
Commonwealth Brewing Co. (VA Beach)
COVA Brewing Co. (Norfolk)
Elation Brewing Co. (Norfolk)
The Garage Brewery (Chesapeake)
Harbor Trail Brewing Co. (Portsmouth)***NEW
MoMac Brewing Co. (Portsmouth)
Nansemond Brewing Station (Suffolk)
New Realm Brewing Co. (VA Beach)
Oozlefinch Beers & Blending (Fort Monroe)
Pleasure House Brewing Co. (VA Beach)
Post Secondary Brewing Co. (Portsmouth)***NEW
Reaver Beach Brewing Co. (VA Beach)
Rip Rap Brewing Co. (Norfolk)
St. George Brewing Co. (Hampton)
Smartmouth Brewing Co. (Norfolk)
Thin Brew Line (VA Beach)
Tradition Brewing Co. (Newport News)
Vibrant Shore Brewing Co. (VA Beach)
Virginia Beer Co. (Williamsburg)
Wasserhund Brewing Co. (VA Beach)
Young Veterans Brewing Co. (VA Beach)
Special Guests:
Coastal Cocktails (Tarnished Truth Distilling Co. – VA Beach)

Featured Artist:
Wes Watson (

Additional Top Sponsors include:
TownBank Mortgage
BOB-FM & 96.5FM The Coast
State Farm Insurance
Gutterman Iron & Metal
Grain Rooftop Beer Garden

**757 Battle of the Beers benefits St. Mary’s Home and Hope House Foundation along with many other brewer-chosen charities.