Bands

Two music stages, sponsored by Century Link.

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Bands, brews, wine, German pretzels and more. We’ll be releasing information over the upcoming weeks.

The festival is on Saturday September 6th from 1:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Stay tuned over the next few days as we announce each band. There are two stages for your listening pleasure, sponsored by Century Link.

Find out about the bands

Sports Bar and Raffle

UW Huskies V Illinois and WSU Cougars V So. Utah live on screen.

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Live Sports

Thanks to our sponsor Century Link, we will have live sporting events on the large screens in the Sports Bar.  UW Huskies play Illinois on Saturday beginning at 3:00 PM; and WSU Cougars play Southern Utah beginning at 3:30.  See which fans can make the most noise!  Stay tuned for more!

Raffle

Look for Raffle Sales at the Gateway Rotary Booth!

Buy Tickets

Tickets on Sale Now!

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You can buy tickets online, and either print them or save paper and just bring your phone. A $15.00 ticket gives you entrance to both days of the event, plus a $5.00 token good for a brew a brat or a glass of wine,  and a commemorative festival beer glass. (While supplies last)  You must still keep your wristband from day one to be admitted for no charge on day two of the event.

Once inside the gate, you will have access to both main stages (one inside the building, and one outside), all vendor booths, plus food and brews! You must be 21 to get into the festival. ID’s will be checked at the gate.

You can purchase tickets locally at these locations:

Bud Bay Cafe’   525 N. Columbia Olympia, WA 98501

Forza Coffee and TC Pies  130 Marvin Road SE Lacey, WA 98516

Pints Barn  114 E Street SW Tumwater, WA 98512

Pints and Quarts  1230 College St SE Lacey, WA 98503

Ricardo’s Restaurant   5211 Lacey Boulevard SE Lacey, WA 98503

West Side Tavern   1815 Harrison Avenue NW Olympia, WA 98502

 

ALL GATEWAY ROTARIANS HAVE TICKETS TO SELL.  Info@BrantsBrewsandBands.com

Venue

One great location with free parking for all!

Wherever you’re coming from, you’ll find the festival ~ easily!

From I-5 North or South
Take exit 104, onto Highway 101. Take the first exit (Crosby Boulevard) to the right. From the exit ramp, make a left turn onto Crosby Blvd.. You will cross over Highway 101, pass through one stoplight and come to the intersection of Crosby Blvd. and Mottman Road. Make a right turn onto Mottman Road and look for the next left turn, the entrance to the college.

Explorer Scouts will direct you to the nearest available parking. Shuttle Buses will take you directly to the festival site. (or as close as construction will allow.)

From Highway 101  from Shelton, Aberdeen

Take the AutoMall, Crosby Blvd.exit off Highway 101. From the exit ramp, make a left turn onto Crosby Blvd. Take a right turn at the stoplight onto Mottman Road and look for the next left turn, the entrance to the college.

Explorer Scouts will direct you to the nearest available parking. Shuttle Buses will take you directly to the festival site. (or as close as construction will allow.)

Situated in and around the Student Union Building (Building 27) within the South Puget Sound Community College grounds, the festival will be easy to find with clear signage and Explorer Scouts to direct you to the nearest available parking. Free parking!

For more event information including a more detailed venue map click below.

Venue Details

Sponsors

A short note from our sponsors, oh, and how to become one yourself!

There are seven levels of sponsorship, from $25 and up. All levels come with their own benefits and special opportunities. Thanks to our main event sponsors:

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View all sponsors

Sponsor benefits include: *

  • Logo on stage and in promotions
  • Keg plaque
  • Exhibit space
  • Free event passes
  • VIP Reception
  • And much more

Become a sponsor

* Dependent on sponsorship level.

Food & Drink

Not “Triple D” but it is the “Triple B!” (Brats, Brews and Bands)

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Our goal is to provide a quality eating experience for those who attend.

Catered by Chef Ricardo and featuring brats selected and made to Chef Ricardo’s order, on good quality buns, with several condiments, including sauerkraut, onions, mustard, and more.

Authentic German Pretzels made fresh daily by Hess Bakery in Lakewood; Potato Salad and Chicken Caesar salad prepared by Chef Ricardo; Olympic Mountain Ice Cream; and Forza Coffee with TC Pies will all be there!

Sponsored by and featuring Blue Moon beer!  A Multitude of other beers will be served, including beers from the award winning No Li Brewery in Spokane.  (Check the “Beer” Tab above for all the breweries) Also pouring wines from Washington’s Maryhill Winery.  Soft drinks are also available.

Designated drivers have free coffee and soft drinks!

Free coffee and soft drinks will be provided to designated drivers. Please drink responsibly.

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Accommodations

Discounted rooms for BBB attendees

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The nearby Red Lion Hotel has offered a reduced room rate for those who attend the festival.

To make reservations call 1-800-733-5466 and reference Gateway Rotary or block code GATE0913 to get the discounted rate. Or go online to www.redlion.com.

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