REAL to host inaugural beer fest
REAL a gastropub is hosting its first REAL Beer Festival at Ward Centers from 2- to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, including a mix of tapas-style food, entertainment, and nearly 70 local, domestic and imported craft beers.
The event will take place in the parking lot fronting Consolidated Theaters Ward Stadium 16.
Troy Terorotua, REAL a gastropub's chef and owner, said in a press release statement: "We believe this will help the craft beer movement on Oahu grow and look forward to making this an annual event."
Proceeds will benefit the Blue Planet Foundation, which is committed to ending the use of fossil fuel on earth, starting with Hawai'i.
Tickets are $60, plus a processing fee, and can be purchased online at http://realbeerfestival.eventbrite.com. For the price, you'll also receive a commemorative event beer mug, eight 4-ounce brew tasting coupons, and unlimited samplings of beer-centric food dishes from 15 restaurants: Auntie Pasto's, d.k Steak House, Firehouse/Aloha Brewing Co., JJ Dolan's, Kaka'ako Kitchen, Maui Island Sausage, Monkeypod Kitchen, Murphy's Bar & Grill, Pint + Jigger, Poke Stop, Roy's, Side Street Inn, Tiki's Grill & Bar, TOWN, and Tropic's Tap House.
There will be no refunds given for tickets and guests must provide a valid I.D. and be 21 years of age or older to enter.