Beer Festival Supports Patriot Club

Posted: October 4, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Erica Pirrung

The 2000 Fall Beer Tasting Festival and Networking Social to benefit George Mason’s Patriot Club is held Thursday, Oct. 26, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Fair Oaks.

Presented by the Clifton Gentleman’s Club, the festival offers samples of 25 specialty beers. These beers are from local breweries, such as the Old Dominion Brewing Company in Ashburn and the Sweetwater Brew Pub in Falls Church, and from other nationwide breweries, including the Redhook Ale Brewery in Seattle and Anheuser Busch in St. Louis. In addition, participants can sample international beers from breweries in Carlsberg, Denmark, and Kronenbourg, France.

Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Groups of 10 or more can participate for $250. For more information, contact Rick Dygve or Bob Kretzmer of Dygve-Kretzmer Insurance at (703) 968-9311.

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