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Hawthornes Great Cider and Beer Festival Courtesy of Aversa PR & Events/PhillyVoice

Hawthornes Beer Cafe celebrates the return of fall with the Great Cider and Beer Festival.

October 30, 2017

Hawthornes to throw Great Cider and Beer Festival for second year

The festival is free to attend. Just remember to bring cash for all food & drink purchases.

Hawthornes Beer Café will host the Great Cider and Beer Festival for the second year on Saturday, Nov. 4.

Outside on 11th Street, from Fitzwater to Catharine, attendees can score $5 pours of more than 50 seasonal beers, barrel-aged rarities, ciders and wines.


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Curious about the selection? Below is a sneak peek.

• Evo Jacques Au Lantern
• Golden Road Wolf Pup IPA 
• Wyndridge Cranberry Cider
• Lancaster Pumpkin 
• Down East Original Blend Cider
• Conshohocken Type A IPA 
• Down East Pumpkin Blend Cider 
• Ithaca Apricot Wheat
• Ithaca Country Pumpkin
• Goose Island Fest Bier
• Victory Homegrown Lager
• Southern Tier Pumking 
• Southern Tier Harvest
• Southern Tier Salted Caramel
• Avery Chai High
• Terrapin WnB Coffee Oatmeal Stout
• Austin Eastciders Dry Hopped Cider
• Bell's Two Hearted 
• Uinta Pumpkin
• Ciderboys Peach County Cider
• Blue Point Pumpkin Ale
• Ace Pumpkin Cider
• Avery White Rascal 
• Peak Crush IPA
• Dogfish Punkin'
• Evil Genius Trick or Treat Chocolate Pumpkin
• Forgotten Boardwalk Funnel Cake
• Woodchuck Fall Harvest
• Peak Ginger Saison
• Shipyard Pumpkinhead
• 1911 Raspberry Cider
• Weyerbacher Sexy MotherPucker
• Ballast Point Pumpkin Down
• Harpoon Cider
• Stone Wussie Pils
• Jack's Pear Cider
• Ballast Point Sculpin 
• Harpoon Flannel Friday
• Abita Pecan Harvest 
• Lagunitas 12th of Never 

In addition to alcohol, there will be 10 food trucks on-site, live music and a Kids Zone. Families and pets are welcome to join in the block party.

The John McNutt Trio will play from noon to 3 p.m., then DJ Christophonic will take the stage until 4:30. To close out the festival, Mass Folk Commons will perform 4:30-7:30 p.m.

The festival is free to attend. Just remember to bring cash for all food & drink purchases.


Hawthornes Great Cider and Beer Festival

Saturday, Nov. 4
Noon to 8 p.m. | Free admission; pay-as-you-go, cash only
Hawthornes Beer Café
738 S. 11th St.