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More than 60 Colorado craft breweries to pour at the festival; tickets for Pre-Vous and Colorado Brewers Rendezvous are on sale now

The Salida Chamber of Commerce and the Colorado Brewers Guild (CBG) announced this week that the Colorado Brewers Rendezvous is set for July 7-8 in Riverside Park in Salida.

The Colorado Brewers Rendezvous is one of the most highly regarded craft beer festivals in the state featuring hundreds of craft beer offerings from more than 60 Colorado breweries alongside majestic views of the Collegiate Peaks and the sounds of the Arkansas River.

Readers can purchase tickets for both the Pre-Vous and Colorado Brewers Rendezvous, as well as view the participating breweries, via EventBrite. The list of participating breweries can be viewed here.

The Colorado Brewers Rendezvous has been a cherished tradition born out of camaraderie and the desire to find a central meeting place for Colorado craft brewers since the Salida Beer Festival in 1995. Thereafter, the Colorado Brewers Rendezvous has been a revered craft beer festival and fundraiser for both the CBG and Salida Chamber of Commerce for 27 years.

The Salida weekend adventure kicks off on Friday, July 7 at the Pre-Vous, an intimate gathering at the historic SteamPlant Theater (220 West Sackett Ave., Salida, CO 81201) from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., where 20 Colorado craft breweries will be pouring exclusive beers not available at the Colorado Brewers Rendezvous. Tickets for the Pre-Vous cost $70 plus fees and include a commemorative glass, unlimited tastings, and light bites.

The main event runs from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. July 8 where beer lovers can sample unlimited brews from more than 60 participating Colorado craft breweries at Riverside Park (110 East Sackett Ave. Salida, CO 81201). General admission tickets cost $60 plus fees and include unlimited tastings, a commemorative tasting glass, and access to food vendors. VIP tickets cost $120 plus fees and include all the perks of general admission, as well as one-hour early entry at 1:00 p.m., lunch voucher, private restrooms, a shaded area with seating, and more.

For more information about Colorado Brewers Rendezvous, visit the Salida Chamber of Commerce’s website at

The Colorado Brewers Guild (CBG) is a nonprofit trade association that promotes, protects, and propels independent craft breweries in the State of Colorado. Learn more at