In addition to our beer truck, which will feature a fantastic selection of craft beer from Safety Harbor’s oldest microbrewery, Crooked Thumb Brewery, please enjoy our Action Pro Realty Biergarten, featuring complimentary summertime samples from home brewing hobbyists from 3:30-5 p.m.! Your votes will crown a Peoples’ Choice Champion!
PARTICIPATING HOME BREWERS
- Jacob Kyle Wylie (Clearwater): Holidaze NEIPA and Ginger Lime Berliner
- Ryan Roberts, Ashley Roberts and Phillip Hussey (Tampa): Wildfire Jalapeno fruit/spice IPA and Watermelon Hardwater
- Mike Ryan (Seminole): Watermelon Mojito Wheat and Citracade Pale Ale
- Preston Dollinger (Tarpon Springs): Prestonweizen German Wheat Beer and Lemonade Cider
- Jay Gaughan (Dunedin): We Willy Watermelon Ale and Dunedin Navel Orange Wheat Beer
- Mike Tompkins (Land O’ Lakes): Hulkamania Hefe Weissbier and How Do You Like Them (Pine)Apples Milkshake NEIPA
- Edward Schultz – KEG Brewing (Odessa): FuzzyBerry Berliner Weiss and Peachy Cream Ale
- Family Craft Brewing – Ray & Mike Spicochi (Bradenton): Cucumber-Jalapeno Saison
- Angela and Eric Reamer (Tampa): Some Peach….Some Pear Kolsch and Sunday Funday mango mimosa sorbet-style berlinerweisse
- Dawn Knaebel (St. Petersburg): Water Your Melon Wheat Beer
- Nickolas Khoury (Clearwater): Seed Spitter Berliner
- Chris McAlexander (St. Petersburg): Sweet and Sour Heat Mango Habanero Berliner Weiss
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
Our panel of professional brewmasters will choose a Best in Show Champion and a runner-up and our festival attendees will vote on a Peoples’ Choice Champion. All winners will receive Festival Medals plus these great prizes from our event sponsors:
BEST IN SHOW CHAMPION
Troubled Waters Brewing in Safety Harbor will invite the Best In Show champion to brew their beer at its nanobrewery. The brewer will get to name it and will be invited to Troubled Waters for the official tapping!
BEST IN SHOW RUNNER-UP
VetterBrew HomeBrew Supply in Clearwater will award the Best in Show runner-up a 55-pound sack of Rahr 2-Row Grain and a $25 gift certificate to VetterBrew HomeBrew Supply.
PEOPLES’ CHOICE CHAMPION
VetterBrew HomeBrew Supply will award the People’s Choice champion a 55-pound sack of Rahr 2-Row Grain and a $15 gift certificate to VetterBrew HomeBrew Supply.