Schedule of Events

Schedule 2024

Friday, August 30:

  • 11am-7pm Sloppy Joe’s Sloppy Hoppy IPA Launch Party – Cool off with a refreshing Sloppy Hoppy IPA, the newest addition of exclusively curated draught beers and spirits. Live Entertainment all day on the Sloppy Joe’s Stage, Beer Bingo benefiting Key West Sunrise Rotary via the Sloppy Joe’s Foundation plus Sloppy Hoppy IPA samples, prize giveaways and more.
  • 1-4pm Belly Flop Pool Party – with Islamorada Brewing at Southernmost Beach Resort
  • 3-7pm Biergarten – at 24 North (food, beer, live music, games, pool party)
  • 4pm Tribute Concert and Cheeseburger Beach Battle – Doors at 4, Contest starts at 5 o’clock | Concert starts at 6. Just A Few Friends Key West Favorite Son Celebration, and Southernmost Beach Resort presents national touring tribute band, “Buffett’s Margaritaville – Legendary Tribute to Jimmy Buffett” will perform LIVE on the beach while you try some of the best cheeseburgers Key West has to offer. Vote for your favorite to crown the best burger with cheese in a tropical place! Tickets are $20 for entry and an extra $10 if you want to sample the burgers and vote. Bring a low chair if you’d like, and don’t forget your flip flops!

Buffett’s Margaritaville is an explosive celebration of the iconic music of Jimmy Buffett, featuring all of his greatest hits, that will have you singing along and dancing in your seat. With a band that is as talented as it is passionate, you’ll be treated to a performance that captures the essence of Buffett’s music and the lifestyle it embodies.

  • 6-8pm Brews & Bites Bash – $65 Per Person (includes Tax and Gratuity) The “Brews & Bites Bash” is a lively event that pairs the craft of brewing with the art of culinary delights. As part of Brewfest, guests can indulge in a selection of meticulously crafted light appetizers while enjoying First Flight’s Flagship Beers. Brewmaster Andrew Koennecke’s Beers paired with First Flight fare will be the talk of the town. This event offers a casual, yet sophisticated atmosphere where you can mingle with fellow beer aficionados, taste unique brews, and savor each bite. Perfect for foodies and beer lovers alike, the “Bites & Brews Bash” promises an evening of great flavors and spirited conversations. Join us to explore new tastes and celebrate the First Annual Brews & Bites!

Saturday, August 31:

  • 8am – 2pm Brewery Brunch – Pairings at The Perry
  • 3-8pm Brewfest Main Beer Tasting – Live music entertainment by Key West’s best including Dallas Remington, Aaron Hudgins, Josh Kiser, and many more!

Sunday, September 1:

  • 11am-3pm Sunday Funday – Sandbar Trip with Beach Weekend.
  • 11am-5pm Joe’s Tap Room at Sloppy Joe’s Sunshine State Tap Takeover – Joe’s Tap Room will feature 10 Florida Brewed Craft Beers on tap including our own Sloppy Hoppy IPA and Island Girl Ale. Enjoy tasting flights, giveaways and Beer Bingo benefiting Key West Sunrise Rotary via the Sloppy Joe’s Foundation.
  • 1-4pm Pool Party – at The Marker
  • 6-8pm Cayo Hueso Brewery Dinner – at The Perry

Monday. September 2:

  • 5-7pm Bingo – at The Green Parrot

Past BrewFest Highlight Reel