Craft Beers, BBQ, Jimmy Buffett Tribute, Beer Pong Tourney & More

- Saturday, July 11, 2015-

Wenatchee, WA –Wenatchee’s SummerFest, a craft beer, music, food, and beer pong festival on Saturday, July 11 from 4:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. is produced and held at the Town Toyota Center.  SummerFest presented by Blue Bird and Wenatchee Body and Fender has expanded to include food vendors this year.  The festival food and main stage band will be held outside in front of the arena.  The event will feature over 10 craft ales, the Jimmy Buffett tribute band-Tropical Storm on the T-Mobile stage, a Beer Pong Tournament with over $1000 in cash and prizes sponsored by Phillippi Fruit Distillery,  food vendors on the patio, a SummerFest Run Wenatchee club run on July 9, and a VELO bike ride on Saturday morning. Plus, the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society will be present to show dogs in need of adoption and provide information to area residents.

SummerFest will offer guests festival food including award-winning BBQ, street donuts, Chris & Beck’s Gyros, and Tim Putnam’s Smoke Blossom selections. The smell and taste of the regional food will pair nicely with the craft breweries which include:


Badger Mountain Brewing
Icicle Brewing Company
Elysian Brewing
Iron Horse Brewing
10 Barrel Brewing

Wenatchee’s SummerFest will feature live entertainment on Saturday from 4:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. on the T-Mobile stage. The entertainment is as follows:

Saturday, July 11

Outdoor Stage, sponsored by Tmobile operated by Express

4:00-5:00              Hometown Hooligans, Coulee City
5:30-6:30              Rocklyn Road, Soap Lake
6:45-7:45              Kevin Jones Band, Seattle
7:45-8:15              Andrew Rivers, comedian, Seattle
8:30-10:00           Jimmy Buffett tribute, Tropical Storm

The Beer Pong Tournament and Lounge area sponsored by Phillippi Fruit Distillery will offer a $500 cash prize to the winning team, $200 cash for the 2nd place team, 3rd place is $50 and prizes for the best dressed! It is free to be in the beer pong tournament with a purchase of a SummerFest ticket.  Register now or at Badger Mountain Brewing Company on Tuesday, June 23 from 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m. All beer pong entries must be twenty-one or over.

In addition to SummerFest at the arena, there will be a SummerFest Run Wenatchee club run on Thursday, July 9 from 4:00p.m.-7:00 p.m., which is a prelude to the event. Gold’s Gym will be present to award prizes and give the best dressed parrot head a $50 gift card and the best dressed parrot head dog receives a $40 gift card from the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society’s Club Pet.  Plus, VELO bike club will offer a SummerFest ride on Saturday, July 11 at 8:00 a.m. open to all bike riders. The ride will leave the Town Toyota Center and return by 11:00a.m.

There is an opportunity to sell merchandise during the event. Vendor space is limited and only $150 per booth. Applications are currently being accepted until July 1, 2015. To register for the beer pong tournament, or VELO bike ride, please visithttp://towntoyotacenter/summerfest/.

SummerFest admission is only $15 for advance tickets.  For groups of 10 or more, call Jeremy Anders at 509.888.7362 for special pricing and offers. Guests will have full re-entry access throughout the day and are encouraged to bring a blanket to sit on the grass. For more information on the SummerFest events, visit www.TownToyotaCenter.com or call (509) 667.7847.