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  • Great American Beer Festival judging happens behind the scenes

    2016 GABF: Medal roundup and superlatives

    The Great American Beer Festival wrapped up on Saturday leaving nothing to do but reminisce about favorite one ounce pours and research discounted liver transplants. On Saturday, the Brewers Association presented 286 medals to 254 breweries in 96 beer categories out of a pool of 7,227 entries. The...
  • How many of the 3,800 beers will you try?

    2016 Great American Beer Festival: What to expect and regional picks

    The 35th annual Great American Beer Festival kicks off on Thursday featuring some 800 breweries will be spread across 379,000 square feet of space. The festival expects to see 60,000 attendees who will be able to sample around 3,800 different beers, the full list of which was released Wednesday...
  • 776 breweries will pour at this year's Great American Beer Festival

    GABF 2016: Breweries by state and city

    Though the list of beers to be poured in the Exhibit Hall of the Colorado Convention Center has yet to be revealed, the lineup of breweries pouring at the 2016 Great American Beer Festival is ready for consumption. In looking at the number of breweries per state, it’s clear that Colorado is at a...
  • The 2016 Great American Beer Festival will be the biggest one yet.

    2016 GABF stats and ticket info

    Each year the Great American Beer Festival manages to top the previous year and 2016 is shaping up to be no different. Celebrating its 35th consecutive year, the festival promises to be the largest gathering of American breweries ever. Last year GABF added 90,000 square feet of hall space and the...

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