The Holiday Valley Beer and Wine Festival returns for its 13th year with more than 100 beers and wines from over 30 craft brewers and wine producers from New York State and neighboring regions.
Breweries and wineries include Ellicottville Brewing Company, Southern Tier Brewery, Ommegang Brewery, Community Beer Works, Big Ditch Brewing Company, CB Craft Brewers, Cider Creek Hard Cider, Erie Brewing Company, Hamburg Brewing, Lavery Brewing, Leinenkugel, Long Trail, Otter Creek, McKenzie’s Hard Cider, Niagara Distilling, Genesee Brew House, Magic Hat, Resurgence, Thin Man, Pearl Street Grill & Brewery, 42 North Brewing, Ballast Point Brewing, Four Mile Brewing, Flying Bison, Great Lakes Brewing and Spirits, North American Breweries, Rohrbachs Brewing, Rusty Nickel Brewing and Victoriabourg Wine Estate.
The food menu includes sausage, pretzels, hot dogs, burgers, fries, poutine, cheese from EVL Cheese store, smoked meats from Dom's Butcher Block of Ellicottville, What's Poppin' Gourmet Popcorn and the Bavarian Nut Company. Gary Liota from Santiago Cigars will be hand-rolling cigars on the second floor deck as well.
Live entertainment includes the Tim Britt Band, Hit ‘N Run and Michael Nugent. A free photo booth will be located just inside the festival on the first floor.
Tickets are $55 advance, $60 at the door (if still available) from holidayvalley.com. Each ticket includes a $5 food voucher.
Holiday Valley Beer and Wine Festival
3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at Holiday Valley Resort
6557 Holiday Valley Road, Ellicottville (699-2345)