Friday, March 8, 2019
THE BREWSPAPER / BUSY WEEKEND FOR CRAFT BEER
GUEST BLOG / By WestCoastersd.com—Imperial Beach has a new craft beer tasting room and tomorrow the Best Coast Beer Fest hits San Diego Embarcadero South.
Hate cancer? Love craft beer? Best Coast Beer Fest is tomorrow 1-4 pm at Embarcadero Marina Park South, where up to 4,000 guests will sample and learn about 200 or so beers from more than 80 craft breweries.
VIP tix ($115 ea.) will get you in at noon. Gen. Adm. $50. The festival benefits Cuck Fancer, a non-profit that helps young adult cancer patients and survivors. Tickets. https://ticketsauce.com/e/best-coast-beer-fest-sd-2019/tickets
Open one week is Mike Hess Brewing’s new Imperial Beach tasting room located at 805 Ocean Lane.
Phase one of the project is the debut of the fully built-out, 1,650-square-foot tasting room. In addition to Mike Hess beer, that space offers food from local Mexican chain City Tacos.
Phase two will see added structures constructed, included an elevated 60-foot deck overlooking Imperial Beach, seating-equipped shipping containers and a 3,000-square-foot beer garden. The latter will include a satellite bar, fire pits, a dozen picnic tables, sand, artificial turf, decomposed granite, assorted games and activities, and a grand boardwalk serving as an indoor-outdoor transition path.