Spend a day drinking craft beers and listing to punk rock at Fat Mike’s (NOFX/Fat Records) creation Punk in Drublic, a Craft Beer and Music Festival. The festival runs from 1-9PM and will take place at Sacramento’s Papa Murphy’s Park at Cal Expo. Over 20 California Breweries will be serving until 4PM accompanied by the polyphonic frenzy that is The Fat Sound. Bands include: NOFX, Flogging Molly, Goldfinger, Less Than Jake, Bad Cop/Bad Cop, Get Dead and more. Come on over and taste your favorite beer you never knew you loved.
What’s included in your $39 ticket? All the bands and complementary beer tastings for 3 hours including the limited release of Stone Brewing’s, Punk in Drublic Hoppy Lager. 3 hours not enough? VIP and Meet & Greet tickets are available which include 4 hours of unlimited craft beer tasting and access to the VIP viewing stage.
If you missed out on The Fat Sound and have time for some homework before October 15th, check out the Punk-U-Mentary: A Fat Wreck and study up on your California punk rock history.
Northern California breweries include:
- SacTown Union Brewery, Sacramento
- New Glory, Sacramento
- Bike Dog, West Sac
- Claimstake Brewing Company, Rancho Cordova
- The Monk’s Cellar, Roseville
- Blue Note, Woodland
- Auburn Ale House, Auburn
- Knee Deep, Auburn
- Heretic, Fairfield
- Ale Industries, Oakland
- Faction Brewing, Alameda
- 21st Amendment, San Francisco
- Red Branch Cider Company, Sunnyvale
- Seismic Brewing Co, Santa Rosa
- Laganitas Brewing Company, Petaluma
- Calicraft Brewing Co, Chico
- Six Rivers Brewery, McKinleyville
- FiftyFifty, Truckee
Punk in Drublic benefits Wounded Warrior Homes which provides transitional housing for active duty combat veterans battling PTSD. Wounded Warriors Homes provides housing and support services to US veterans near the VA Hospitals and services they desperately need.
The Deets: Saturday, October 15th, 1600 Exposition Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95815
Red Tape: 21 and over
Words Joey Miller