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Amps & Ales

Saturday, September 16, 2023 from Noon to 4:00pm (VIP) and 1:00pm to 4:00pm (General)

After a two-year break, the Downtown Chula Vista Association is proud to enounce the return of Amps & Ales.  This year’s event will be bigger and better than ever with a bigger footprint taking over parts of Third Avenue and Memorial Park, 15 more breweries than 2019 for a total of 38 breweries, an additional stage of local live entertainment, and let’s not forget the amazing bites!  With the increased number of breweries, guests will not have to wait as long to sample some amazing brews.  

One of the craft beer capitals of the US and Mexico are uniting at this year’s event where craft beer connoisseurs will get to enjoy unlimited samples of brews and hops from San Diego, Tijuana and Ensenada. Wine lovers will also get to savor some of the best wine San Diego and Mexican Wine Country, Valle de Guadalupe, have to offer without having to cross the border.   

Don’t forget your dancing shoes! This year’s headliner, B-Side Players, is sure to get your bodies movin’. Additional musical performances include MarauakThe GravitiesCumbia MachinEuphoria Brass Band, and The Routine.

Tickets for Amps & Ales are on sale now. General Admission tickets are $45 and include entry into the event from 1pm-4pm, while VIP tickets are $60 and include entry into the event an hour before general admission, from Noon-4pm.