Calling all homebrew creators and homebrew consumers! It is time we celebrate all that is good with enzymes and fermentation!

It is officially time for Rivers Edge Homebrew Festiv-Ale! On Saturday July 15 from 2-6 p.m. in The District of Rock Island you are invited to enjoy the area’s best homebrewer’s fruits (or barley) of labor.

Tickets for this event are only $20 and include a Festiv-Ale tasting glass and beer sampling tickets. Advanced tickets can be purchased online at  Tickets will also be available at the door.

Some of the confirmed Homebrew Clubs are: Mugz, REFS, Powdered Keggers, Trade My Homebrew, Gonzo, Beer Nuts, Craze, UKG and more! There will be over 50 different brews to sample. Whether you are a fan of ale, lager or hops there will be something for everyone!

Do not miss Rock Island’s first Homebrew Fest! It will make you feel oh so hoppy!

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics for