2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard
Del Mar, CA 92014
The 2013 San Diego International Beer Festival takes place June 21-23, in the Del Mar Arena, with many breweries and hundreds of beers (407 this year, the largest selection to-date) from around the world! This year, participants will arrive from across the country and from many nations to sample some of the best beers anywhere.
New this year for the competition, was the crowning of a Champion Brewery in addition to the traditional Best of Show Beer. The Champion Brewery was awarded based on points earned for beers entered in the judging. Check out all the breweries participating in this year’s Festival here!
When: June 21, noon to 4 p.m., or 5 to 9 p.m.; June 22, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., or 4 to 8 p.m.; and June 23, 1 to 5 p.m.
Where: Chevrolet Del Mar Arena, Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar.
Cost: $55 general admission, includes fair entry, souvenir cup and unlimited 1-ounce samples; $90 VIP pass, includes fair admission, half-hour-early admission to the festival, souvenir glass, food pairings, specialty beers and a VIP lounge.
Phone: (858) 755-1161