Irvine, CA, is a beautiful place to visit year-round. In the late summer and early autumn, there are many types of festivals in the area that appeal to locals as well as visitors to Orange County. Whether you’re checking out the area or recently purchased a home for sale, Irvine is a great place to be because you’ll be close to many fun and exciting events. The following are 5 of the most highly anticipated drinking fests being held near Irvine during the coming months.
1. Coastal Country Jam BBQ & Beer Fest
This festival is being held in nearby Huntington Beach on August 12th. Visitors to the Coastal Country Jam BBQ & Beer Fest can enjoy music from local and nationally known country stars, including country favorite Billy Currington. The event will feature BBQ from local food vendors, and craft beers from local and regional breweries will also be available for tasting.
2. Taste of Brews
Beer lovers can attend the Taste of Brews event August 19th at Shoreline Aquatic Park in Long Beach. The event will have great food along with beers from local, regional, and international breweries. The wide range of beers offered, some with exotic and unusual ingredients, will please any beer enthusiast.
3. Old World Oktoberfest
No list of drinking fests would be complete without an Oktoberfest celebration. The Old World Oktoberfest is being held from September 10th through October 29th at Old World Huntington Beach. This long running celebration of German beer, food, and culture will have several different events for participants of all ages. Entertainment includes wiener dog races every Sunday, games, and live music. Beer enthusiasts can taste the many German beers that will be available and participate in the beer drinking competitions. A traditional German dance group will also be providing entertainment.
4. Orange County Brew Ha Ha
This annual event will be held on September 23rd at Oak Canyon Park in Silverado, CA. The Brew Ha Ha allows visitors to have unlimited tastings of over 200 different beers. There will be around 90 breweries exhibited at the festival. Those who are into unique craft beers can purchase a special ticket for the rare beer section that will showcase exotic beers from local breweries as well as some international selections. The event will also feature live music, guest speakers, and games. Food trucks and vendors will be on-site selling BBQ, tacos, and more.
5. Long Beach Craft Beer Festival
This beer fest is being held on October 21st at the Jack Rose Track Stadium in Long Beach. This celebration of the local craft beer culture allows participants to sample unlimited pours of over 100 different craft beers from 50 breweries. For those who are seeking something different, many unique offerings will be available for tasting. The event will also have live entertainment, including craft beer-related exhibitors and cuisine from local food trucks and other vendors.
Even if you’re not interested in nearby drinking fests, there are a wide variety of reasons to consider living in Irvine. If you want to buy real estate in Irvine, make sure you connect with the trusted agents at OC Residential. Call 714-454-6304 today to schedule an appointment.