Shades Bar & Grill to host Inaugural SoWal Craft Beer & Spirits Fest – Aug 3

Shades Bar and Grill

The summer heat is no match for the SoWal Craft Beer and Spirits Festival – The inaugural event will be held on August 3, 2018, from 12 – 4 p.m. at Shades Bar & Grill in Inlet Beach, Florida.

Cooled tents will set the stage for the outdoors event, with tables that include more than 60 craft beers, ciders, Florida-distilled craft spirits, rosé wine and mimosas.

Beer and spirit experts will be on-site sharing their knowledge with attendees.

Food samplings will be provided by Shades Bar and Grill, Pescado Seafood Grill and Rooftop Bar, and Southside Slice Pizzeria.

This amazing event is benefitting Children’s Volunteer Health Network.

A radio host will be pumping out the jams all day and announcing sponsors. For added entertainment, there will be two bounce houses and a cornhole section for kids. Expect a laid-back event where casual attire is welcome and highfalutin attitudes are checked at the door.

Tickets are available at or here.

Tickets are available for purchase at $40 (early entry) and $30 (general admission) in June and will go up to $50 (early entry) and $40 (general admission) in July and subsequently $60 (early entry) and $50 (general admission) the week of the event.

NOTE:Counts-Oakes Resort Properties is the official lodging partner offering discounts to people coming in for the event. Parking will be limited at Shades Bar and Grill restaurant. FREE trolley service will be available, powered by Gulf Coast Go with THREE pick up and drop off locations. Click here to see trolley timings and stops.

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