About Amps & Ales
Amps and Ales is back with the premier collaboration of Music, Beer, Wine and Spirits in Maryland. The event will be held on Saturday September 15th, 2018 at the Arundel Mills Mall Cinemark parking lot in Hanover, Maryland. Presented by Live! Casino • Hotel.
For its 2nd year, Amps and Ales has lined up over 20 highly acclaimed breweries offering over 40 beers on tap and - New to 2018 - a WINE Garden, providing the best variety of wines available; draft cocktails for sale; and Food Trucks such as Pablo's Tac O's, Baltimore Crab Cake Company, Flat Chance, Say Cheese, and others!
Live music from Black Alley, Jah Works, and Kanye Twitty will keep us dancing throughout the day!
Drink unlimited samples of tasty, adventurous beer and wine while strolling our specially-curated shopping boutiques. And this is HUGE! - Participate in our attempt to beat the Guinness World Record for "World's Largest Flip Cup Game"; that rights, you could be a world record holder at Amps & Ales 2018!
Also New to 2018: Get your VIP EXPERIENCE Ticket. VIP tickets not only include 12noon early entry to festival & exclusive beer sampling, you also get access to the VIP Tent with Finger Foods*, Private Bathrooms, Limited Seating with great stage views and more. As a VIP guest you also get exclusive sampling to VIP beer, an Amps & Ales Collector's Pint Size Glass, a Festival T-Shirt, and more!
Come out and meet the people who actually make your favorite beer! Brew Masters from each brewery will be available throughout the day to meet and talk beer with you! Find out exactly how your favorite beer is crafted and what makes their craft beer stand out from the rest.
All are encouraged to come dressed to the nines in your favorite sailor and/or nautical attire. Door prizes will be given for best individual costume, best duo, and best group costumes.
*VIP Food is provided at first come first serve, while supplies last.