12:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Legacy Plaza at Liberty Station
2875 Dewey Road

San Diego, CA
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“Everything is better with Brews!”

The Burgers & Brews Invitational will make its inaugural debut in San Diego on October 22 at the beautiful Legacy Plaza in Liberty Station! This fun-filled day will showcase the best of the best award-wining craft breweries alongside the top burger establishments in all of San Diego!

Your all-inclusive ticket will get you UNLIMITED samples of the world’s best craft brews AND San Diego’s finest burgers between 12 – 4 pm, with comfortable seating & shade, award-winning live music and the newly added gourmet french fry bar by renowned chef Alex Carballo! Proceeds benefit BraveCort Foundation, benefiting pediatric child cancer research and treatment.

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Enjoy some of the best burgers in all of America’s Finest City! Sample an unlimited amount of mouth-watering samples from this unprecedented lineup!



Hodad’s is now in the hands of third-generation family member, Shane Hardin, son of the famous Burgermeister, Mike “Bossman” Hardin. Established in 1969, Hodad’s went from a locals’ favorite shack to a relentlessly busy hub for Burger lovers from all over the world.


Slater’s 50/50

Over the past six years, Slater’s 50/50 has won numerous “Best Of” awards and is constantly mentioned among the best of the best in local, regional, and national media outlets including People, Food & Wine, Huffington Post, The Howard Stern Show and many more.


Carnitas’ Snack Shack

In 2011, Chef Hanis Cavin and Sara Stroud opened Carnitas’ Snack Shack, their first joint venture, in the North Park neighborhood of San Diego. The “SnackShack,” as it’s affectionately called, serves slow food-inspired, pork-centric American cuisine, snacks and locally sourced craft beers.

Burger Lounge

Grass-Fed Beef… Organic Salads… Living Green… Modern Digs… Burger Lounge grew out of the idea that a hamburger should not only taste great, it should also utilize healthy ingredients produced in a sustainable environment.


Spend your Saturday afternoon sampling unlimited beers from top local SD (and national) breweries! Among the many award-winning breweries participating (with more to come!): Ballast Point, Stone Brewing Co, Sierra Nevada & Alesmith.

Ballast Point

The perfect balance of taste and aroma.

Stone Brewing

Brewing outstanding, unique beers while maintaining sustainability.

Sierra Nevada

Committed to pushing the boundaries of craft beer.

AleSmith Brewing

Specializing in handcrafted ales inspired by the European classics.

The Lost Abbey

Dedicated to a flavor-first brewing philosophy.

Port Brewing

The most imaginative and flavorful locally brewed beers.

Belching Beaver

Belching Beaver does not brew good beer. They brew truly great beer.

Pure Project

 To pure project, beer is art.

Mike Hess Brewing

High quality, unique and distinctive beers for the craft beer lover.

Coronado Brewing

 Sharing their passion for the craft with an authentic coastal vibe.

Monkey Paw Brewing

Well-balanced, hand-crafted ales & lagers.

Resident Brewing

“For the love of the beer.”

South Park Brewing

Thoughtfully crafted, flavor-first, independent beer.

White Labs

Setting new standards in purity and freshness.


We are thrilled to add award-winning chef Alex Carballo to our invitational lineup! Chef Carballo will bring his culinary expertise to design, curate and prepare our delicious french fries kicked up with custom dipping sauces at our newly added gourmet french fry station! Chef Carballo is known for his stint as General Manager/Executive Chef at Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens and for manning the helm of some of SD’s most prestigious kitchens, earning him national acclaim as one of Restaurant Hospitality Magazine’s “12 to watch in 2012”.


Sample all of the award-winning craft beers in your very own commemorative taster glass! All attendees will receive a glass at check-in and will be yours to keep!

Live Music


The fun-filled day will feature old American music courtesy of award-winning local San Diego band G Burns Jug Band! They recently won the San Diego Music Award for Best Local Recording. Listen here.


Think you can hold your beer? Find out for how long during the 3rd annual BraveCort “Masskrugstemmen”, a traditional Bavarian beer stein-holding contest in which competitors hold a 1-liter stein of beer in one hand for as long as they can! All proceeds will directly benefit the BraveCort Foundation and their support of children’s brain cancer research.

Cost: $25 each online prior to event; $40 day of the event. Only 100 tickets available! Each competitor will receive a $25 gift card to the award-winning Donovan’s Steak & Chophouse (La Jolla or Gas Lamp locations)!

If you already have a ticket to the event and want to purchase an entry to this contest, please email info@andbrews.com

Unlimited Tasters


This one-of-a-kind invitational festival (with a limited number of tickets available) is located at the iconic Legacy Park within Liberty Station and comes complete with seating, shade and other high-end accommodations!