The F.X. Matt Brewery will host the 3rd annual New York State Craft Brewers Festival to celebrate the growth of the state's craft brewing industry.

On June 10, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. more than 30 of New York's best craft breweries will gather at the Saranac Brewery with more than 120 hard to find and award winning beers.

The event will feature special exhibits on the state's malt and hops industry, live music and local food vendors.

Brewers owners and brewery reps will be on hand pouring your samples, so you'll be able to get information on each beer and brewery directly form those who know them best.

Tickets are $30 pre-sale and $40 at the door and include:

  • Admission
  • 5 oz. Souvenir tasting glass
  • Unlimited samples of New York State's best craft beer

The attending breweries include, but are not limited to:

  • Saranac
  • Woodland Hop Farm
  • Adirondack Brewery
  • Brewery Ommegang
  • Brooklyn Brewery
  • C.H. Evans Brewing
  • Chatham Brewing
  • Community Beer Works
  • Empire Brewing Co.
  • Four Mile Brewing
  • Hamburg Brewing
  • Ithaca Beer Co.
  • Keegan Ales
  • Lake Placid Brewing
  • Rohrbach Brewing
  • Rushing Duck Brewing
  • Schmalts Brewing
  • Upstate Brewing
  • Brown's Brewing
  • Rooster Fish Brewing
  • Big Ditch Brewing
  • Binghamton Brewing
  • Cooperstown Brewing
  • Gun Hill Brewing
  • Catskill Brewery
  • Mustache Brewing
  • Genesee Brewing
  • Southern Tier Brewing
  • Flying Bison Brewing
  • Strong Rope brewery
  • Fleur De Lis Brew Works
  • Seneca Street Brew Pub

There will also be a VIP ticket option that will get you into the event an hour earlier and sample some selections that won't be available to the general public.

VIP tickets are $50 and $60 at the door. Designated driver tickets are just $15.

You can get more information and buy tickets at




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