42 North Brewing Company will host its third Barrel Jam Barrel-Aged
Beer Festival on February 4th in East Aurora, NY. The event celebrates the art of
barrel-aging beers with live music and winter sports around the brewery “campus” at
Featured breweries will each pour their barrel-crafted offerings for festival goers to
taste in their complimentary glasses. The list of participating breweries continues to
grow with this year’s line including Brewery Ardennes, Beer Tree, Eli Fish Brewing
Company, Kings County Brewers Collective, Wild East Brewing, Sloop Brewing, Thin
Man Brewery, Meier’s Creek Brewing Company, BlackBird Cider Works, Strangebird
Brewing, Lucky Hare, and of course 42 North. Additional breweries will be
announced in the coming weeks.
Other popular features of the event include a Rail Jam ski/snowboard competition
hosted by Holiday Valley with a ramp and rail set up in the alley behind the
brewery. That evening, the festivities continue with the jam sounds of Functional
Flow in the taproom from 8-11 pm.