Stone 22nd Anniversary Celebration & Invitational Beer Festival Friday Night Brewers Reception

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Stone 22nd Anniversary Celebration & Invitational Beer Festival Friday Night Brewers Reception

General Admission $85
Designated Drivers $35
California State University San Marcos
Event Overview

Tickets Available at the door

Enjoy a relaxing evening of beer, food and live music with brewers and representatives from all of your favorite breweries. Your ticket includes endless craft beer, unlimited gourmet fare from Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens, a commemorative Stone 22nd Anniversary tasting glass to take home, and a cigar lounge with cigars available for purchase.

Your $85 ticket includes:

  • 40+ craft beers on tap
  • Endless 2oz pours 
  • Gourmet fares from Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens - Escondido & Liberty Station
  • Commemorative Stone 22nd Anniversary tasting glass
  • Live music
  • Cigar lounge with cigars for purchase

Designated Driver tickets are $35 

  • Vietnamese Spring Roll (Vegetarian)
    Served w/sweet chili dipping sauce
  • Bistro Salad (Vegetarian)
    Spring mix w/carrots, cherry tomatoes, toasted sun flower seeds & hop vinaigrette
  • Ceviche de Camaron
    Shrimp, red onion, cilantro, jalapeno, cucumber, tomato & citrus served w/chili dusted tortilla chips
  • Stone Mac n’ Cheese
    Barbeque pulled pork mac n’ cheese w/smoked gouda & white cheddar topped w/garlic parmesan bread crumbs, - or -
    Roasted Shishito Pepper mac n’ cheese w/smoked gouda & white cheddar topped w/garlic parmesan bread crumbs (Vegetarian)
  • Anni-Matter Pork Ribs
    Slow cooked citrus hopped dry rubbed pork ribs served with our Stone 22nd Anni-Matter Anniversary Double IPA rib glaze
  • Stone Fish Taco
    Grilled white fish, shaved cabbage, pineapple salsa, cotija cheese, micro cilantro & jalapeno lime crema on corn tortillas
  • Char Sui Garlic Fried Rice
    Fried rice, sweet onions, eggs, mixed vegetables with savory sauce & choice of Char Sui chicken or tofu (Vegetarian)
  • Stone Totalitarian Imperial Russian Stout Nutbutter Brownie Sundaes
    Brownie made w/Nutista / Stone Totalitarian Imperial Russian Stout Nutbutter served w/Niederfranks vanilla ice cream

At 7:30,  some pouring stations will be switching out kegs for new beers, so be sure to check back with your favorite breweries later in the night to see what's being poured!

  • Abnormal Beer Co. - Quadular Thinking
  • AleSmith Brewing Company - Nut Brown
  • Allagash Brewing Co - Pilsner with Brettanomyces
  • Allagash Brewing Co - Strictivus
  • Avery Brewing Co - Apricot Sour
  • Avery Brewing Co - Tangerine Quad
  • Beachwood Brewing & Blendery - AMALGAMATOR
  • Bear Republic Brewing Company - Hop Rod Rye
  • Belching Beaver - Orange is the New Vanilla
  • Burgeon Beer Co. - Magnum IIPA
  • Cascade Brewing - Sang Royal
  • Cigar City Brewing - Moat Water Maple Bourbon Barrel-aged Imperial Stout with Coffee & Vanilla
  • Cigar City Brewing - Cucumber Saison
  • Fall Brewing Company - Le Pigeon
  • Fieldwork Brewing Company - Batch 1
  • Firestone Walker Brewing Company - Saaaaz Queen
  • Fort Point Beer Company - Export
  • Fort Point Beer Company - Galaxy Park
  • Fremont Brewing - Head Full of Dynomite
  • Funkwerks - Saison
  • Funkwerks - Raspberry Provincial 
  • Green Cheek Beer Co. - Mouth Peace
  • Jing-A Brewing Co. - Watermelon Xanadu
  • Lord Hobo Brewing Company - Virtuoso
  • Madewest Brewing Company - Ventura Light
  • Mahrs Braeu Bamberg - Mahrs Braeu Pils 
  • Mahrs Braeu Bamberg - Mahrs Braeu Hell 
  • Mahrs Braeu Bamberg - Mahrs Braeu U
  • Maui Brewing Company - Valley Isle ESB
  • Melvin Brewing Co - Hubert 
  • Modern Times Brewery - ICE 
  • New Realm Brewing Co. - Rye Barrel Aged Reserve Tripel
  • North Park Beer Co. - Infinite Content
  • Phantom Carriage Brewery - Lugosi 
  • Pizza Port Brewing Company  - Athena's Beer
  • Pure Project - Rain
  • Rip Current Brewing - Choppy Surf Czech-style Pilsner
  • Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. - Hazy Little Thing
  • Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. - Trip In The Woods: Chocolate Chipotle Stout
  • Silva Brewing - Chuck-Amok
  • Societe Brewing Company - The Harlot
  • South Park Brewing - Grassmarket 
  • St. Mayhem - St Mayhem SPCY LIL FKR
  • St. Mayhem - St Mayhem Tao of Mint
  • Stone Brewing - Stone ///Fear.Movie.Lions Double IPA
  • Stone Brewing - Stone Vengeful Spirit IPA
  • Stone Brewing - Berlin - Stone White Geist Berliner Weisse
  • Stone Brewing - Dogfish Head/Victory/Stone Saison du BUFF aged in Red Wine Barrels
  • Stone Brewing - Stone 22nd Anniversary Anni-Matter Double IPA
  • Stone Brewing - Stone Cali-Belgique IPA aged in Red Wine Barrels
  • Stone Brewing - Stone Pilot: Mojay IPA
  • Stone Brewing - Napa - Stone Growls Like a Tiger Double IPA
  • Stone Brewing - Napa - Stone Jovian Orbit IPA
  • The Bruery - Relax [it's just a hazy IPA]
  • The Lost Abbey - Little Blue Pilz
  • Thorn Brewing Company - Barrio Lager
  • Three Weavers Brewing Co. - Surfwood Saison
  • Toppling Goliath Brewing Company - Pseudo Sue
  • Wandering Aengus Ciderworks - Cellar Door
  • Wild Barrel Brewing Company - Vice w/ Pink Guava
  • Wild Barrel Brewing Company - Hop Obsession
  • WISEACRE Brewing Company - Tiny Bomb 
  • WISEACRE Brewing Company - Gotta Get Up to Get Down

Friday festival map


Main Festival


Live Music

Broken Stems and Jimmy and Enrique

Food & Special Treats

  • Carlsbad Gourmet
  • Casanova Tacos
  • Cypress Grove Cheese
  • Nutista Authentic Stoneground Nutbutters
  • So Rich Chocolates
  • Scoops On Tap

The festival is the largest charity fundraiser we hold, with 100% of the ticket proceeds going to charity. Over the years, this festival has raised a total of over $3 million for charity. For all the charities involved, this event garners the largest single donation each receives year after year. That’s right—they count on your altruistic beer drinking, and every glass you raise this year will help make our community and the world at large a better place.

Our Charities:

  • The Surfrider Foundation
  • Boys & Girls Club of San Marcos
  • YMCA of San Diego County
  • Fight ALD!
  • CSUSM Foundation

Participating Breweries

Abnormal Beer Co
Ale Smith Brewing Company
Allagash Brewing Co.
Arrogant Brewing
Avery Brewing
Beachwood Brewing
Bear Republic Brewing Co
Belching Beaver
Burgeon Beer Co
Cascade Brewing
Cigar City Brewing
Fall Brewing Company
Fieldwork Brewing Co
Firestone Walker Brewing Company
Fort Point Beer Company
Fremont Brewing
Green Cheek Beer Co
Jing A Brewing Co.
Lord Hobo Brewing Co
Madewest Brewing Co
Mahrs Bräu Bamberg GmbH
Maui Brewing
Melvin Brewing
Modern Times
New Realm Brewing Company
North Park Beer Co
Phantom Carriage
Pizza Port Brewing company
Pure Project
Rip Current Brewing
Sierra Nevada
Silva Brewing
Societe Brewing co
South Park Brewing
Stone Brewing
The Bruery
The Lost Abbey
Thorn Brewing
Three Weavers Brewing Company
Toppling Goliath Brewing Company
Wandering Aengus Ciderworks
Wiseacre Brewing Company