The Monterey Beer Festival Returns For 2023!

July 8, 2023


Gates Open: 12:30pm

Breweries Stop Pouring: 4:00pm


Monterey County Fairgrounds
2004 Fairground Road
Monterey, CA 93940

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General Admission: $60.00

Designated Driver: $25.00

All Monterey Beer Festival guests are asked to comply with the Clear Bag Policy.

Please bring either one bag that is clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and that does not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12″ OR a one-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar).

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Monterey Beer Festival

2023 Participating Breweries

2023 Festival Sponsorship

Join us in the return of the Monterey Beer Festival and get out in front of an amazing crowd.

Sponsorship levels start at just $500.

For more information and to confirm a sponsorship, please contact:
Wendy Brickman, Sponsorship Consultant (831) 594-1500 or email her here.

Thank You To Our 2023 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Chukchansi Logo

Official Designated Driver Sponsor

Event Sponsors

The Brass Tap
Peninsula Tire

designated Driver Sponsor

Monterey Touring Vehicles

Media Sponsors

Monterey Weekly
Central Coast
Estrella TV
Monterey Herald
The Hippo
The Beach
Beer Festival

2023 Music Lineup

The Money Band

Fronted by charismatic lead vocalist and harmonica player Zoe Alexander, The Money Band performs with a remarkable intensity and fire that garners new fans and critical acclaim wherever and whenever they play. They have been Voted “Best Band in Monterey County” by Monterey County Weekly newspaper and The Carmel Pine Cone from 2012 to 2022.

They are the Playing every style from country to funk to disco to classic rock, reggae, modern rock and pop, with songs from The Beatles, Elvis, Johnny Cash, Van Morrison, The Rolling Stones, Kid Rock, David Bowie, KC & The Sunshine Band, AC/DC, Bruno Mars, Maroon 5 and many more of your favorites.

Monterey County Beer Festival