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Tickets on sale next week for Suwanee Beer Fest

SUWANEE — Tickets for this year’s Suwanee American Craft Beer Festival, which is less than two months away, go on sale next week.

The fourth annual event, which typically draws hundreds of attendees to Suwanee’s Town Center Park, will be from 1 to 5 p.m. March 15. Tickets will be available at noon on Feb. 7 at suwaneebeerfest.com, and cost $35 for general admission and $85 for VIP. Live bands, local brewery representatives and food vendors are also scheduled to attend.

VIP tickets feature one-hour early admission to the park, a private tasting and dining event, catered food, a commemorative tasting glass, unlimited samples and a festival T-shirt.

The festival will have more than 250 craft beers available, including not-yet-released or seasonal brews.

A home brew competition also returns this year available to 400 registrants and judged by professionals across Beer Judge Certification Program.

A portion of all proceeds from the event will be donated to Kingdom Kids, a Suwanee nonprofit that grants wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses.