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TICKETS go on Sale May 1st 2018!

Fest of Ales presents "Tacos & Taps"! Filled with craft breweries, taco vendors, live music, and games!

Fest of Ales is back with a twist! Now with a new lower price and a later time you are sure to have a blast with your favorite craft brew! Not only will you get the chance to vote for your favorite Brewery for their chance at taking home the Mayors Trophy, you will also get the chance to vote for your favorite taco vendor to win this years "Taco Supreme Trophy" Join us for the all new Tacos &Taps!!


DOWNTOWN ANAHEIM ASSOCIATION is a non-profit organization and a public/private partnership responsible for promoting, developing and maintaining downtown as a vibrant and diverse center, encompassing commercial, cultural, educational, recreational and government uses.


(714) 956-3586


Downtown Anaheim

Center Street Promenade and Lemon Street

Anaheim, CA 92805

GPS: 201 Center Street Promenade, Anaheim, CA 92805


September 15, 2018




Apollo Bebop




Wanna "Volunbeer" for the 5th Annual Fest of Ales?

Volunteer Opportunities are available for festival operations and beer pourers!



"The Brew My Brew competition is such a great way to integrate the home brew community with the local craft beer scene!" - Darren Shelton,  2013 Brew My Brew Challenge Winner

Click Here to view Results!
Posted 9/24/2015

This event is just for home brewers as an event of the Fest of Ales.

Winners for each division will be announced and listed on FestofAles.com following the event.

The team from Bottle Logic Brewing will work with the highest scoring Best of Show winner and recreate their masterpiece. Best of Show winner will also be eligible for the American Homebrewers Association Pro-Am competition. This beer will then be served at various events in Downtown Anaheim while supplies last.

"Combining a home brew competition with a craft beer festival is a great way to merge those two passionate communities into one amazing event" - John Silvertooth,  2012 Brew My Brew Challenge Winner


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When is Anaheim's OC Fest of Ales? September 15, 2018, 12pm-4pm
Where will Anaheim OC Fest of Ales take place? Downtown Anaheim, 200 Center Street Promenade, Anaheim, CA 92805
How much are tickets? (see above for pricing)
Is there an age restriction? Yes. All attendees MUST be at least 21 years of age by September 15, 2018 and must be able to present a valid I.D.
What is different about this festival vs others? Its not just a beer festival! But a taco festival and a good time!
Will there be a Beer Run 5k this year? No.
Can I bring pets or children? No. Only service dogs are permitted. No one under 21 is allowed in the event area.
Where can I park? Free parking is included in Oak Street Parking Structure until September 18, 2016 at 12pm.
Will there be seating and shade? Yes. There will be seating and shaded areas throughout the event.
Can I bring in a bag? Please leave large bags at home.
Will water be provided? Water will be provided. Outside beverage containers will not be permitted within the event site.
What should I bring? Please bring your I.D. and a receipt of your ticket purchase.