September 23, 2017
at Waterfront Place
Prepare to Seek Higher Ground at the 2017 Hops on the Mon Craft Beer and Food Festival! This is your chance to sample more than 150 different offerings from 50-plus local, regional, national, and international breweries in the comfort of the Morgantown Event Center at Marriott Waterfront Place. The Event Center’s 23,000 square foot Grand Exhibit Hall is the perfect setting to savor the best local, American, and European craft beer available—all rigorously selected based on product quality and style distinctiveness. And while you’re here, try a toasty treat and cast your vote to help us determine the winner of our Great Grilled Cheese Challenge. So be a part of the largest gathering of all things beer ever held in West Virginia. Get your tickets for Hops on the Mon today!
In its inaugural year, Hops On The Mon Craft Beer & Food Festival aims to elevate the standard in beer. Each brewery will be carefully selected with only you in mind. We at Top Tier Beer Group want you to have the best beer experience in tasting not just what West Virginia has to offer but the rest of the United States and the world!
Decisions are still being made and beers tasted, but here is a short teaser list to get those tastebuds tingling!
No large event operates well without committed and hard-working volunteers and Hops on the Mon is no different. We’re seeking special people with an interest or passion for craft beer and food to join our team and help us stage a successful event. As a volunteer, you’ll work a four-hour shift on Friday, September 22, or Saturday, September 23. In return, you’ll receive free admission to the event, a free event t-shirt, and the opportunity to attend a special volunteers-only party complete with food and drinks. Plus, you’ll have some fun! So, simply click the link to volunteer for Hops on the Mon today.
Great Grilled Cheese Challenge
Hey, Hops on the Mon isn’t just about beer. Each year we’ll have a different food competition based on a theme, with the winner decided by you! This year’s theme is grilled cheese and the Great Grilled Cheese Challenge promises to be a battle as eight of the area’s best restaurants put their creativity to the test for the top spot and bragging rights until next year. As a Hops on the Mon attendee you’ll have a chance to purchase samples from each competing restaurant and then cast your vote for the people’s choice award that goes to the winner, along with a $1,000 grand prize! Please note that all purchases on the day of the event will be cash only, so remember to come with real money to spend on tickets, food and merchandise.
Here’s the list of participating restaurants …
Hill & Hollow
Black Bear Burritos