20 February 2017
From Brewers of PA:
WHAT MEETING OF THE MALTS – a widely anticipated annual event in the craft brewing world, bringing together the most acclaimed breweries to present open discussions on the state of the industry. Participating in Meeting of the Malts VI will be respected industry professionals including Dick Yuengling (D. G. Yuengling & Son), Jim Koch (Sam Adams), Eric Wallace (Colorado’s Left Hand Brewing Company), and David Walker (California’s Firestone Walker Brewing Company).
WHY For one night only (Thursday, March 30 from 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. EST)
Mr. Yuengling, Mr. Koch, Mr. Wallace, and Mr. Walker will share their thoughts on the industry – where it stands and where it is going. Panel discussion will be emceed by industry icon Bump Williams.
The gentlemen will also take part in a press conference on 3/30 at 5:30 p.m. EST.
Draft Magazine has named Meeting of the Malts as the #12 (out of 100) rated beer experiences on the industry bucket list.
Meeting of the Malts VI will include a Silent Beer Auction, an opportunity to bid on unique and collectible items from a variety of breweries including autographed, one-of-a-kind items from the country’s finest breweries.
The Brewers of Pennsylvania (BOP), a strong and influential organization that brings together Pennsylvania-based breweries. BOP members employ an estimated 10,000 employees earning $296 million in wages and generating $1.1 billion in direct economic benefits to communities throughout the state.
WHERE Artsquest Center at SteelStacks - 711 First St., Bethlehem PA 18015
WHEN Thursday, March 30 / 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. EST
Panel Discussion - 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Main Event / Dinner - 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Brewpub Festival - 9:30 p.m. -11:00 p.m.
WHO The Brewers of Pennsylvania is a 501c6 trade association that brings together leaders of Pa.-based breweries in order to promote and protect the brewing industry in the state. Established in 2011, the Brewers of Pennsylvania serves the consuming public of Pennsylvania by encouraging brand diversity in the market.