Fort Myers, FL (August 23, 2019) – Craft beer enthusiasts will delight in over 60 brews to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southwest Florida at the 8th Annual Brew-Ha-Ha Craft Beer Festival on Saturday, October 19th at Mercato in Naples. Nor-Tech Hi-Performance Boats, along with Evolution Trailer Technologies Inc. and Sportboats Marine, are the presenting sponsors this year. The 2019 roster provides an opportunity to enjoy a wonderful array of craft beers, courtesy of Coastal Beverage, with a spotlight on Florida Breweries. Brews on tap: Wicked Weed, Brew Bus, Funky Buddha, Green Bench, Sweetwater- just to name a few! Guests can enjoy an evening of craft beer tasting, stein holding contests, raffle, photo booth fun courtesy of Naples Photo Booths, and live music by local band, Soulixer, a “3-piece cosmic concoction of Indie Rock and Soul.”
The event will take place on the lawn across from The Pub. Gates open at 5pm with unlimited beer tastings available until 8pm. Discounted tickets are available until October 18th for $35 at rmhcswfl.org/events. Tickets will be $40 at the gate. A VIP Brewmaster’s Ticket is available for $65 and includes early access starting at 4pm, access to VIP tent and dedicated restrooms, with exclusive beer, cheese pairings courtesy of Whole Foods Naples, and unlimited bottled water, soda, and snacks. Lawn chairs, blankets and well-behaved pets are welcome. Participating Mercato restaurants will serve menu items for purchase. No coolers or outside food will be permitted.
For more information on the event or how to become a sponsor, please call Amy at 239-437-0202.
About Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southwest Florida
The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southwest Florida is to create, find and support programs that directly impact the health and well-being of children and their families in Southwest Florida. RMHC of Southwest supports the Ronald McDonald House®, Ronald McDonald Care Mobile® program, Ronald McDonald Family Room®, as well as Grants and the RMHC U.S. Scholars Programs. To learn more, visit www.rmhcswfl.org OR www.facebook.com/RMHCswflorida/
Anchored by Whole Foods Market and Nordstrom Rack and featuring Silverspot, a 12-screen luxury cinema, Mercato offers more than 20 notable restaurants, eateries and bars, over 20 upscale retailers and 100,000 square feet of Class-A office space. Mercato hosts more than 40 events year-round including monthly concerts and outdoor movies. To learn more, visit www.MercatoShops.com OR www.facebook.com/mercatonaples.