Hops in the Hills Festival: Maryville, Tennessee Is the Place for Beer Lovers in June! by Donna John
The third annual Hops in the Hills festival is set to ramp up June 23 and 24, 2017, in downtown Maryville, Tenn. This yearly craft beer festival will celebrate the science and agriculture of the region, showcasing the area's finest artisan brews. Beer, food and music enthusiasts alike will gather to enjoy the celebration. Hops in the Hills brew week, June 19-22, leads up to the main event over the weekend with a week-long “Celebration of Fermentation.” Each day, a different brewery will feature prizes, games and music for visitors to prepare them for the weekend’s events.
The larger festivities begin Friday, June 23, with a new craft brew crawl and poker run from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. provided by Knox Brew Tours. Saturday’s main event is a brew festival from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a full schedule of events. Passes to the brew crawl cost $15. General admission tickets for Saturday are $50 per person or $60 the day of the event and include a T-shirt and commemorative glass as well as all of the food and brew visitors can sample.
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