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Local Brews Local Grooves craft beer and music festival to return to House of Blues

House of Blues Myrtle Beach is excited to bring back Local Brews Local Grooves: The Ultimate Craft Beer & Music Festival Featuring the Finest Breweries, Hottest Bands & the Tastiest Food! The event will feature craft breweries, festival style food as well as local musicians from the Grand Strand all on The Deck at House of Blues. Doors to The Deck open at 5 p.m. for VIP ticket holders and 6 p.m. for General Admission guests on Friday, April 21st. Tickets are on-sale now through House of Blues box office.

The following breweries will be in attendance offering samples of several of their craft brews: Abita Brewing, Oskar Blues, Stone Brewing, Thomas Creek, Highland Brewing, New South, Holy City, RJ Rocker, Ballast Point, and Southern Tier.

Local musicians featured include Joe’s On Call and Backfire. These artists will play throughout the event on The Deck from 5-11 p.m.

VIP Packages are $35 and include Early Entry into the venue at 5 p.m., One General Admission Ticket, One Sampling Wristband with five tabs, 1 Food Voucher & an HOB swag bag. General Admission Tickets are $11 in advance or $13 the day of the event and get you into the event for the festivities. Beer sampling wristbands will be available for purchase at the event for $15 which gets the guest five craft beer samples.

There will be food stations throughout the event that feature the following items: Chicken & Waffle Cones, Riblets, Soft Pretzels, Popcorn and Build-Your-Own Mac-N-Cheese.

The event is all ages however all guests must have a valid ID showing they are age 21+ to sample beer. This is a fun festival style event that has taken place in other House of Blues venues throughout the nation follows a similar format. This event will take place outside on The Deck which features firepits, cornhole, a pool table and dartboard.

“While we have hosted several craft beer events here at HOB in past years, nothing compares to the combination of breweries and local entertainment we are presenting this year” says Robert Simeone General Manager. “The craft industry is the fastest growing segment of the beer market and we are excited not only to host this event but also offer a wide variety of craft beers on our menu every day.”

“From local bars to major venues craft beers have taken over taps across America the last few years. People are turning toward these more full- flavored brews especially India Pale Ales, seasonal beers and they love the small, independent craft breweries. House of Blues Myrtle Beach is excited to bring craft brewers from around the country in for this event to offer beers that you cannot find in any other bars on the Grand Strand.” Dawn Temples Knopff Marketing and Promotions Manager for House of Blues Myrtle Beach said.