When: Sat., Jan. 31, 1-9 p.m. 2015
Queen City Brewers Festival is a tasting event that showcases Charlotte’s breweries, brewpubs, bottle shops and craft beer-focused restaurants. Funds raised by the event benefit ACEing Autism. Roughly 2,000 attendees will enjoy craft beer and food samples on the same floor that has seen performances by Elvis Presley, The Rolling Stones and the Charlotte Checkers. Brewers are encouraged to bring one “super” flavor or style of beer especially for QCBF, as the Super Bowl takes place the following day. Works by local artists and live music will be on hand during each tasting session: 1-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m.