Participating brewing company sponsors include OddStory Brewing Company (last year's winner), Chattanooga Brewing Company, Phantom Horse Brewing Company, Moccasin Bend Brewing Company, Hutton & Smith Brewing Company, Heaven & Ale Brewing Company, Big River Grille & Brewing Works and Bell's Brewery.
This year's beer festival includes the addition of restaurant sponsors. 2 Sons Kitchen & Market, 1885 Grill, Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint, The Tap House and Bob's Brick Oven will provide signature bites for attendees. Restaurant booths and a stage will be set up under the big top tent in the Good Shepherd Meadow. This year's entertainment is local band Solar Moonshine. Battlefield Outdoors in Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., will be present with bike rentals available.
Local outdoor store, Above the Ridge Outfitters, is sponsoring Hike, Bike & Brew. Above the Ridge Outfitters is located in the heart of historic downtown Ringgold, Ga., where they hand pick the brands that have extreme passion, spirit and focus for the outdoors.
Early Bird Tickets for this beer festival are on sale for $50, and early bird sales end on July 14 at 11:59 p.m. Week-of tickets are $65. Tickets are limited and can be purchased online at this link. Ticket price includes beer, food and access to eight miles of trails. The event takes place at LLLT from 4-8 p.m. on July 21. All proceeds go toward Lula Lake Land Trust's mission for conservation, education and low impact recreation.