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Brewgaloo on tap for Saturday

Shop Local Raleigh's Brewgaloo, seen here in 2014, has grown from serving 4,500 people in 2012 to about 20,000 people last year.
Shop Local Raleigh's Brewgaloo, seen here in 2014, has grown from serving 4,500 people in 2012 to about 20,000 people last year. Shop Local Raleigh

Tickets are on sale for Brewgaloo, a craft beer festival in downtown Raleigh set for Saturday.

This year’s event will feature more than 70 North Carolina breweries, more than 50 food trucks and vendors, and performances by 17 local bands. It will be 2-10 p.m. Saturday along Fayetteville Street between City Plaza and the state capitol building.

General admission is free. You must purchase beer tokens to drink. With a token, you get a pint glass while supplies last. Tokens cost $5 each and can be redeemed for 1 pint or a sampler card for five 3-ounce samples.

Drink ticket presales are available at Ray Price Harley Davidson, Galatea Boutique or online at nando.com/brewgaloo.

Some of the breweries include Big Boss Brewing Co., Lonerider, Natty Greene’s Pub and Brewing Co., Carolina Brewery, Triangle Brewing Co., Aviator Brewing Co., Sub Noir Brewing Co., Raleigh Brewing Co., Crank Arm Brewing, Carolina Brewing Co., Nickelpoint Brewing Co., Ponysaurus Brewing Co., The Mash House Brewing Co., Deep River Brewing Co., Foothills Brewing, Highland Brewing Co., Hi-Wire Brewing, Olde Hickory, Double Barley Brewing and Pisgah Brewing Co..

For a complete list of breweries, go to nando.com/brewgaloo.

Brewgaloo is also seeking volunteers. Volunteers will receive an event T-shirt and two beer tokens at the end of their shift. Sign up online at nando.com/brewgaloovolunteer.

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