Gnarly Hops & Barley Fest presents:

Gnarly Hops 2017

When: April 29, 2017
Where: Culpeper, VA

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Gnarly Hops Returns!

Culpeper Renaissance Inc. (CRI) is proud to serve up its fifth annual Spring beer festival this April. Craftier than ever, Gnarly Hops and Barley Fest will take place on April 29, 2017, from Noon – 5:00 PM. This event will feature live music, great local food, and of course great brews. With over 70 different craft beers available in one place for you to sample, you are sure to discover a new favorite. Only a limited number of advanced tickets will be on sale, so get your tickets beginning March 1st. You won't want to miss Culpeper's Brewfest, happening in Downtown Culpeper; winner of the 2012 Great American Main Street award!

Follow us at www.facebook.com/gnarlyhops.

Information regarding our past events can be seen here.

We'll have an array of beer...

«Get your beer list and map here.»

...plenty of food...

...exhibitors galore...

...and music too!


Half Full

Half Full is a eclectic group of local musicians who play a variety of music ranging from classic rock to country, or whatever we think will sound good!
11:45am - 1:45pm


Chamomile and Whiskey

An eclectic blend of raucous-roots, drunken-Irish, potent-americana, and mountain-funk...best served with whiskey... and plenty of it.
2pm - 5pm

Where is it?

Gnarly Hops 2017 will be located at the Spencer Street parking lot in Culpeper, Virginia.

Culpeper, VA offers a wide assortment of accomodations and attractions. An event and parking map will be shared here soon.


Tickets will be available starting March 11!

So, now that you know what, when, and where, you're ready to get your tickets. Right?


Or maybe you want to know what your ticket gets you? Or maybe you want to know where you can buy tickets offline? Find out in the FAQ below!

~ April 29, 2017 ~

We can't wait either!

This event is over. Keep an eye out for our future events.

Still have questions?

Gnarly Hops & Barley Fest is brought to you by:
Culpeper Renaissance, Inc.
127 West Davis St, Culpeper, VA

This event is RAIN or SHINE!

Sorry, but there are no refunds. This event is RAIN or SHINE! See more details here.

Sorry, but while we are pet lovers, for the comfort of all guests, pets are not permitted.

Sorry, coolers are not permitted, but picnic baskets and lawn chairs are welcome.

Yes, picnic baskets and lawn chairs are welcome.

Tasting are for those 21+. Please bring ID.

Gnarly Hops events are geared toward adults. Therefore activities for children will not be available at the event. However, children are welcome (children 12 and under are free).

Parking availability can be seen here.

VOLUNTEER opportunities are available, please contact CRI at 540-825-4416 for further information.

$25 advance ticket ($35 at the door) includes:

• General admission for 1 to the event
• 1 commemorative Gnarly Hops tasting glass
• 10 - 4oz. craft beer tastings

$65 advance limited VIP ticket includes:

• General admission for 1 to the event - through a dedicated VIP entrance
• 1 commemorative Gnarly Hops tasting glass
Unlimited craft beer tastings
• Beer snacks
• Exclusive premium tastings at VIP tent
• Exclusive full size pint glass upon exit

$5 non-drinking tickets will be available for purchase at the gate on the day of the event.

With only a limited number of advanced tickets available for the Gnarly Hops and Barley Fest, CRI is encouraging those 21-and-older who would like to attend to purchase tickets early to ensure a spot at this exciting new downtown event. Advance tickets may be purchased beginning March 1st at gnarlyhops.eventbrite.com, or at the following retail locations:

Culpeper Cheese Company
129 East Davis Street
Culpeper, VA 22701

Randy's Flowers by Endless Creations
211 West Evans St
Culpeper, VA 22701

174 East Davis Street
Culpeper, VA 22701

*$1 convenience fee for credit

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The event may be filmed and photographed. By attending the event, you are consenting to the use of photographs and recordings of you (including your voice, image or likeness), in any and all media, including print, online and television, as well as editorial, promotional or advertising materials for us and/or our affiliates, sponsors and designees.

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