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Ocean Brews beer festival in Deerfield Beach offers live bands, beer & free entry

Live entertainment, food vendors and breweries galore are featured at Ocean Brews & Blues Beer Fest in Deerfield Beach.

The beer fest in 2024 is 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at Deerfield Beach parking lot, 149 SE 21st Avenue, Deerfield Beach  33441. Free shuttles are offered from another parking venue. The event opens at 3 p.m. for those with VIP tickets.


Entry is free.

Pretzel necklaces are provided to the first 1,000 attendees.

Discounts  for beer tasting tickets can be bought online for ages 21 and older. Prices are $65 and $95 in advance online, and $75 and $120 at the event, with taxes and fees extra.  

Parking at the event is limited. Free parking is offered offsite at Cove Shopping Center, 1500 E. Hillsboro Blvd.  It's a short walk to the event or ride a free shuttle.

Entertainment includes

  • 3 p.m. JP Soars
  • 4 p.m. Shaw Davis & The Black Ties 
  • 5:30 p.m. Adam Uhlan & The Blues Risers
  • 6:45 p.m. Joey Gilmore


Vendors include these and others

  • Infinite Ale Works
  • Pompano Beach Brewing
  • The Keg King
  • American Icon
  • Heretic
  • Leatherback Brewing
  • Barrel of Monks
  • NOBO Brewing
  • 26 Degrees
  • Ommegang brewing
  • Penn Brewing
  • South Beach Brewing
  • Tampa Bay Brewing
  • Rocketeer Beer
  • Bay 13
  • Hollywood Brewing
  • Sierra Nevada
  • Funky Buddha

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