Craft Beer Events

It’s no secret that the Roanoke region is home to some of the best craft beer breweries, and you’ll get the chance to sample some delicious brews at GO Fest! Our beer sponsors for GO Fest 2018 were  Parkway Brewing Company and Deschutes Brewery. We’ll also had beers/ciders on hand from other local breweries in our new locals beer garden with samplings from around the region: Big Lick Brewing, Chaos Mountain, Soaring Ridge, Starr Hill, and Bold Rock Cider.


GO Fest Relay Beer Run presented by Parkway Brewing (Friday, 6pm)

A great way to kick off your GO Fest weekend is by being part of the GO Fest Beer Relay presented by Parkway Brewing!


Deschutes Brewery -Beer Mocktail Hour


River & Rail Beer Dinner with Deschutes Brewery (Saturday, 4:30-8:30pm)

One night only: 5 courses, 5 beers, 2 locations. River & Rail restaurant have teamed up with Deschutes Brewery for a truly one-of-a-kind beer dinner. The fun starts at GO Fest at 4pm on Saturday. Meet at The Deschutes “Woody” trailer for your first libation and tasty treat. From there the group will embark on a “nature hike” with a special map to The River & Rail restaurant (just a few blocks away). Use the special Deschutes Brewery map to guide you to fun swag! Once at the restaurant you’ll enjoy three unique and specially chosen Deschutes brews paired with a three course meal. Once you’ve gotten your share of delicious food and beer, the group will venture back to GO Fest for desert around the bonfire, live music, and one more beer. BUY TICKETS NOW FOR THE BEER DINNER.