Hub City Brew Fest


175 W Broad St, Spartanburg, SC 29306


Downtown parking is free on the weekends. You’ll find ample parking in the Dunbar Street and Magnolia Street Parking Garages, as well as a large surface lot on Broad Street. All are a 3-5 minute walk to the festival location at 175 W Broad Street.


Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I bring a DD (designated driver) who is under 21? Yes, Designated and non-drinkers including children are welcome to enjoy the music, beverages and food. Tickets for non-drinkers is only $5.00 while children under 6 get in free.

2. What are some places I can go to eat that are nearby after the festival? Cribb’s Kitchen (sponsor through Willy Taco), Venus Pie (sponsor), the Marriott, Miyako, Lime Leaf, Monsoon, Grouchos, Hub Diggity, Wild Ace, Renatos,Miyako, Back Porch, Brickhouse Pizzeria, Friends and Company, Wild Wing, Marriott “Sparks Fire Inspired Grille”

3. I want to continue the party after the festival where should I go? The Hub City Tap House, Home of Ciclops Cyderi is giving a dollar discount on pints for festival goers who have a wristband.

4. Can I bring my pet(s) to the festival? No, pets are not allowed at the festival.

5. Can I bring my children to the festival? Yes, children can attend the festival and enjoy music, food, and beverages with a non-drinkers ticket of only $5.00. Children under 6 y.o. get in FREE!!!

6. Can I just purchase my tickets the day of the event? Yes, but we will have a limited number of tickets available.

7. Can non-drinkers come to the festival? Yes, those of you who do NOT plan on drinking can also attend the festival and enjoy the local food, beverages and music. Tickets are also available for non-drinkers at only $5.00 and children 6 years old or under get in FREE!!!

8. Do I need to bring my ID? Yes, you do. South Carolina requires you to have an ID on your person if you wish to consume. Even if you’ve pre-ordered and paid for your tickets. Even if you think you definitely look like you’re over 21. Even if your mom is with you (she needs her ID, too!).


The Beer List

In progress… here’s last year’s list to give you an idea…

Benford Brewing, Lancaster, SC

Southern Tater 6.1% ABV

Problem Solver 11.5% ABV


Birds Fly South, Upstate SC

Rumblefish Hoppy Saison, 6%ABV

Rhubarb Gose, 4.6% ABV

Seasonal, TBD


Bold Rock Hard Cider, Mills River, NC

India Pressed Apple, 4.7%ABV

Carolina Apple, 4.7% ABV



Carolina Bauernhaus, Anderson, SC

FRIPA 6.5%: Farmhouse Rye IPA

Whiskey Sour 4.5% ABV: Golden sour ale aged in bourbon barrels with lemons & limes


Catawba Brewing, Morganton, NC

Brown Bear Ale, 4.5% ABV

White Zombie Ale, 5.1% ABV

King Don’s Pumpkin Ale, 5.5% ABV


Ciclops Cyderi and Brewery, Spartanburg, SC

Downtown Spartanbrown 5.7% ABV

Eie P Apple: Mosaic Hopped 5% ABV


Evil Twin, Mt Pleasant

Don No, 4% ABV Berlinerweisse

Erase & Rewind IPA, 7% ABV


Foothills Brewing, Winston-Salem, NC

Azacca Golden Ale, 5.7% ABV

Barrel Aged Peoples Porter, 5.8% ABV

Cottonwood Pumpkin, 5.3% ABV


Freehouse Brewing, Charleston, SC

Ashley Farmhouse Saison, 6.1% ABV

Battery Brown Ale 5.1% ABV

Life of Don Saison 7.5% ABV

Green Door IPA 6.2% ABV


Frothy Beard, North Charleston SC

Sumter Street Amber 5.2% ABV

Blackberry Sage Saison 5.5% ABV


Highland Brewing, Asheville, NC

Clawhammer Oktoberfest 5% ABV

Mandarina IPA 5% ABV

Pilsner 5.5% ABV


Holy City Brewing, Charleston, SC

Dorchester Lite – American Adjunct Lager 4.8% ABV

Midnight Oscar – Dark Saison 9.5% ABV


Legal Remedy, Rock Hill, SC

World Court White Chocolate Mocha Stout 7% ABV

Jury Panel Jalapeño Pineapple Ale 5.25% ABV

Double Indemnity Double IPA 8.1%


Oskar Blues, Brevard, NC

Death By Coconut Porter 6.5% ABV

Dale’s Pale Ale 6.5% ABV

Beerito Mexican Lager 4.0% ABV

Ten Fidy 10.50% ABV


Palmetto Brewing, Charleston, SC

Low Country Pilsner 4.5% ABV

Ghost Rider Pale Ale 6.4% ABV

Märty the Märzen 5.5% ABV


Quest Brewing, Greenville, SC

Kermesse Pumpkin Saison 6.6% ABV

Ghost Rider Pale Ale 6.4% ABV


River Rat, Columbia, SC

Oktoberfest, 6.6% ABV

Bohemian Pilsner, 6.6% ABV


RJ Rockers, Spartanburg, SC

Tart Blanche: Red Globe Berliner Weisse 4.5% ABV

Palmetto Trail Ale5.2% ABV

Black Lager (no details but this is a new beer from Rockers!) ?% ABV


Sierra Nevada, Mills River, NC

Oktoberfest – Mahrs Bräu (2016) 6% ABV

Hop Hunter IPA (2016) 6.2% ABV

Narwhal Imperial Stout (2016) 10.2% ABV


Southern Appalachian Brewing, Hendersonville, NC

Copperhead Red Ale 5.5% ABV

Coffee Chocolate Porter 5.8% ABV


Southern Barrel Brewing, Bluffton, SC

Damn Yankee IPA 7% ABV

Southern Helles, 5.4% ABV

Harvester Pumpkin Ale 6% ABV


Thomas Creek, Greenville, SC

Pumpkin Ale 7.3% ABV

Tres Gringos Hoppy Lager 4.2% ABV

Class Five IPA 5.5% ABV


Unknown Brewing, Charlotte, NC

Over the Edge IPA 6.90% ABV

Brown Ryed Girl 6.50% ABV

Tele-Porter 6.40% ABV