DadFest 2018

Dad-Smoking-Pipe-SMA Father’s Day celebration at Shannon Brewing. Join us on Saturday, June 16, 2018 in raising a pint to celebrate Dads everywhere. We will have several limited release beers available and lots of fun dad stuff to do!
More info here.
Get your tickets here.

Shannon Brewing Company will be throwing its third annual DadFest celebration on Saturday June 16, 2018 in honor of Father’s Day. So, if you are a father, a mom who stands in for a father, a godfather or a dogfather (for the dyslexic and animal lovers), a coach (kids or adults…both can be children), a school teacher, or have ever stood up as a father-figure for anyone — this celebration is for you.

VIP Festivities Kickoff at 7:00 AM:
VIP ticket holders get to brew a special batch of beer with Shannon Carter and Nick Warneke over some kolaches and coffee (and perhaps some beer). Shannon and Nick will be taking the group through an all-grain beer recipe from start to finish. Sign up here.

Doors Open at 12:00 for General Admission:
Every ticket-holder gets 8 six-ounce pours of beer, including all the rare stuff.

Beer includes:

  • All Core Beers — Irish Red, Pussy Willow Pilsner, Mór IPA and Chocolate Stout
  • Blackberry Crystal Wheat
  • Mint Leaf & Lemon Blackberry Crystal Wheat
  • Wee Heavy
  • Double Dry Hopped Pussy Willow
  • Serrano IPA
  • Irish Gold (Irish Red with El Dorado Hops)
  • Rum Barrel Chocolate Stout
  • Bourbon Barrel Irish Red
  • Bourbon Barrel Chocolate Stout
  • Red Russian — Red Wine Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout
  • And More….

Along with great beer, we will have some friends here from:

 Music will be provided by Phillip Johnson 1pm-5pm

Awesome food provided by Hicks BBQ  and Just Encased. Also, DK’s Twisted Smokers BBQ and Grille will be here at 4pm to feed us through the night!

  • There will be an Ugly Tie Contest at 1pm and a Dad Bod contest at 3 pm. The winner, as determined by the crowd, will receive a mix 6 pack of Shannon Beer and a T-Shirt or Hat of their choice.
  • We will be releasing and selling our new “Body by Shannon Brewing Co ” T-shirt at our merch stand.

If you have any questions, please contact us at the brewery 817-337-9892.

Tickets Available:

VIP Tickets ($35) — A limited number of VIP tickets are available. VIP’s receive:

  • Limited Edition Dad-Fest Glass
  • Can koozie
  • Early admission at 7:00 AM to brew a specialty brew with Shannon and Nick! If that is too early, show up when the gates open and check on our progress.
  • Kolaches and Coffee during the brew.
  • 8 pours of beer, including special release beers while they last!

Early Registration Tickets ($25) — Early Registration tickets receive:

  • Limited Edition Dad-Fest Glass
  • 8 pours of beer, including special release beers while they last!

Tickets at the Door ($25) — Regular tickets receive:

  • Limited Edition Dad-Fest Glass (While they last – we cannot guarantee a glass without early registration)
  • 8 pours of beer, including special release beers while they last!

General Information:

  • Bring your lawn chair or a tent to set up.
  • Bring your well-behaved dog (must be on a leash)
  • Bring the family – it’s a celebration of fathers
  • Come and go as you like but the rare beers tend to run out

If you have any questions please contact us at the brewery 817-337-9892.