Motley Brews Expands Las Vegas’ Annual Downtown Brew Festival with Exciting New Breweries and Award Winning Beers

LAS VEGAS – Motley Brews’ Downtown Brew Festival, Nevada’s most anticipated and largest fall craft beer event, returns to the Clark County Amphitheater on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 5 to 9 p.m., showcasing the best fall batches participating breweries have to offer while featuring select Great American Beer Festival award winning brews.

“Our guests are going to have a huge variety of top craft beers to choose from at the Downtown Brew Festival,” said Brian Chapin, founder of Motley Brews. “There are a good number of breweries that are brand new to the Las Vegas market this fall, which makes for one of the most exciting line-ups we’ve ever featured at the festival.”

With more than 250 craft beers from over 60 local, national and international breweries, the festival’s offerings won’t fall too far shy of its larger sister event, The Great Vegas Festival of Beer. Notable additions to the brewery lineup include Founder’s Brewing Co., Acoustic Ales Brewing Experiment, Golden Coast Mead, Modern Times Beer, Chaucer’s Cellars, Left Hand Brewing Company, Shades of Pale, Small Town Brewery and more. Special reserve selections and beer list highlights include:




21st Amendment Brewery

Toaster Pastry

American Amber / Red Ale

Acoustic Ales Brewing Experiment

The Groupie

Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Chaucer's Cellars

Raspberry Mead


Founder's Brewing Co.

All Day IPA


Joseph James Brewing Co.

Seventh Anniversary

Bourbon Barrel Aged Ale

Left Hand Brewing Company



Pizza Port Brewing Co.

Grapefruit Puncher

American IPA


Festival goers will also have the opportunity to taste Chicago Brewing Co.’s Wild West Tripel and Quad Damn It!, both of which won honors at the 2015 Great American Beer Festival in their respective categories. 

VIP ticketholders will have the exclusive opportunity to sample special pours only available in the VIP Pavilion, including Joseph James Brewing Co. 2015 Bourbon Barrel and Speakeasy Ales & Lagers Syndicate No. 2, which was recently retired.

Along with the vast variety of brews, guests will enjoy an evening under the stars with live music by Pumpkin and VokabKompanywhile eating delicious beer-inspired culinary dishes on Festaurant Row, specially curated by some of Las Vegas’ top chefs for the event.

Tickets for the Downtown Brew Festival are available starting at $40 for General Admission, $50 for Early Entry and $85 for VIP online until Saturday, Oct. 24. Tickets will be available at the door for $45 for General Admission, $55 for Early Entry and $90 for VIP, pending availability. A portion of ticket sales with benefit the Nevada Craft Brewers Association and the Goodie Two Shoes Foundation. Guests wishing to buy tickets can purchase them at

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About Motley Brews:

Founded in 2010, Motley Brews was created for locals and breweries and brew fans alike to share great libations in a true local setting. The organization hosts beer-centric festivals and events designed to bring a local flavor to thousands of Las Vegans who thirst for good times and great beer. Since its founding, Motley Brews has established two signature events each year with a focus on enhancing the local craft brewing industry. The annual Great Vegas Festival of Beer each spring is Nevada’s largest craft beer festival, attracting more than 5,000 attendees each year. The Downtown Brew Festival held each fall is a more intimate affair that showcases the best tastes of the season. Motley Brews believes in giving back to the local community; each festival always benefits a deserving local non-profit organization. To date, Motley Brews has raised more than $60,000 for Nevada charities.

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