Our coverage of the Jersey Draft & Craft Festival


The first annual Jersey Draft & Craft Festival happened on Saturday, September 16th, over at iPlay America in Freehold, NJ, showcasing some of the finest local breweries from the garden state.

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Over 30 breweries and distilleries were in attendance at the festival!

The four-hour festival ran from noon until 12:00 PM, with several vendors offering festival attendees samples from their selection. Executive Director of the Garden State Craft Brewers Guild, Jason Carty, commented that over 400 people attended the festival, which also featured craft vendors, food, and live music!

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Jason Carty from Garden State Craft Brewers Guild and Chuck Aaron from Jersey Girls Brewing Company on camera talking about the festival.

Even though it’s over, we’re sure that everyone is already excited about the festival’s future and what’s coming next. In the meantime, don’t forget to check out all the photos we captured from the festival below – as well as all our video, which places some of the beer vendors in the spotlight.

Cheers until next year’s festival!


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