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Valley Forge to Host Weekend of Brewing Excellence
Events Celebrate Makers of Beer, Cider, Coffee & Tea

OAKS, PA—October 30, 2018.  This December, two highly anticipated events return to the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, the Valley Forge Beer & Cider Festival on December 1, 2018 and the Coffee and Tea Festival on December 1-2, 2018.  Thousands have already purchased tickets to these two tasting events, each offering unlimited samplings of local, national, and international specialty beverages plus many other fun, educational, and entertaining activities.  Tickets are on sale now and selling quickly.  Tickets and info at and

The Valley Forge Beer & Cider Festival (December 1, 2018), selected as one of the “Top Beer Festivals Coming to Philly” in 2017 by, will feature an incredible variety of beers and ciders from throughout the state, across the country, and around the globe.  More than 75 breweries and cideries will be filling the Expo Center, serving up samples of their signature best-sellers and seasonal creations—more than 150 beers and ciders in all.  Special timed-releases which offer festival attendees an opportunity to try rare and limited-edition beers are planned.   Back by popular demand, the holiday-themed festival will once again host an Ugly Sweater Contest where individual attendees or groups can compete for fun prizes. 

The 8th Annual Valley Forge Beer & Cider Festival will have two sessions:  12:30-4:00pm and 5:30-9:00pm.  Tickets are $55 (VIP); $40 (GA); or $10 (DD).   VIP and GA tickets include beer and cider sampling.  This is a 21+ event and photo ID is required for entry. Tickets and info at:  

The 6th Annual Coffee and Tea Festival will showcase more than 50 exhibitors from around town and across the globe as they pour tastings of their finest coffees and teas and introduce you to new and award-winning products.  This international extravaganza celebrating all things coffee and tea will offer two days of seminars from well-known industry pros and pioneers, pairings, tastings and more.  The exhibit hall will also feature delectable sweet and savory foods to compliment the offerings of local and national coffee and tea brands.  The first 500 attendees each day receive a free shopping bag.  Tickets and info at:

The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center ( is located at 100 Station Avenue, Oaks, PA, 19456. The Expo Center offers free on-site parking. The event is produced by Starfish Junction.

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