SOLD OUT - No more tickets will be sold online or at the event. - - - The SF Beer Week Opening Gala is the largest, most anticipated, and prestigious annual gathering of the Northern California craft beer community. It’s the kick off party for SF Beer Week, commencing a nine day marathon of beer dinners, tastings, tap takeovers, and educational events that occur all over the Bay Area. The Opening Gala will feature 80 breweries from Northern California serving some of the most creative and compelling beers the region has to offer (see list below). It will take place on Friday, February 7th, from 6-10pm, at the Concourse Exhibition Center in San Francisco. Discover newly minted nanobrewers pouring beer alongside legendary pioneers. Attendees will receive a commemorative glass and enjoy unlimited samples of new, rare and classic beers. Expect mouth puckering sour beers, hop bombs, barrel-aged brews, and a wide range of other beers that make Northern California one of the best beer producing regions in the world. In addition to great beer, we’ll also be featuring some of the best local food and music you can find in the Bay Area. Skilled chefs from Belly Burgers, Good Foods Catering, 4505 Meats, Rosamunde, Alicia Tamales, Kung Fu Tacos, and Soul Groove will serve up a range of delicious options for purchase, while the musical acts deliver a lively foot-stomping tone. The Opening Gala will sell out, so don’t hesitate to secure your tickets. It will be one of the most memorable beer events of the year. Follow SF Beer Week on Twitter or Facebook to get the latest Opening Gala news and SF Beer Week updates. Ticket Policies & Notices - Tickets are non-refundable - All attendees must be 21+ and ID’s will be checked at the entrance. - Tickets will not be sold at the entrance. - Food is not included in the ticket price. - Do not bring glassware for beer tasting. - Designated driver tickets are not available. - Please drink responsibly and use public transit or cab services . Participating Breweries 101 North Brewing Co. 21st-Amendment Brewery Ale Industries Almanac Beer Co. Altamont Beer Works Anchor Brewing Company Anderson Valley Brewing Company Auburn Alehouse Baeltane Brewing Beach Chalet Brewery & Restaurant Bear Republic Brewing Company Berryessa Brewing Co. Bison Organic Beer Black Diamond Brewery Calicraft Brewing Co. Cellarmaker Brewing Company Cerveceria de MateVeza Devil's Canyon Brewing Company Discretion Brewing Drake's Brewing Co. Eel River Brewing El Toro Brewing Company Elevation 66 Brewing Company Faction Brewing Company Fort Point Beer Co. Freewheel Brewing Company Gordon Biersch Brewery Headlands Brewing Company HenHouse Brewing Company Heretic Brewing Company Hermitage Brewing Company High Water Brewing Hop Dogma Brewing Company Hoppy Brewing Company Iron Springs Pub & Brewery Knee Deep Brewing Lagunitas Brewing Co. Lassen Ale Works Linden Street Brewery Lost Coast Brewery Mad River Brewing Magnolia Brewing Company Marin Brewing Company Mendocino Brewing Co. Mill Valley Beerworks Moonlight Brewing Moylan's Brewing Co. Napa Point Brewing Napa Smith Brewery North Coast Brewing Oakland Brewing Company Pacific Brewing Laboratory Palo Alto Brewing Company Petaluma Hills Brewing Company Pine Street Brewery Pizza Orgasmica & Brewing Co. Pyramid Breweries Rubicon Brewing Co. Ruhstaller Russian River Brewing San Francisco Brewing Co. Santa Clara Valley Brewing Schubros Brewery Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Social Kitchen & Brewery Sonoma Springs Brewing Co. Southern Pacific Brewing Southpaw BBQ & Brewpub Speakeasy Ales & Lagers Strike Brewing Co. Tahoe Mountain Brewing Company The Half Moon Bay Brewing Company The Rare Barrel Third Street Aleworks ThirstyBear Brewing Co. Track 7 Brewing Co. Triple Rock Brewing Co. Triple Voodoo Brewing Trumer Brauerei Uncommon Brewers