ELK RAPIDS — The annual celebration of all things Short’s returns to Elk Rapids on Aug. 3.
The 10th annual Short’s Fest features Short’s beer, Starcut Ciders, music, local food trucks and tours of the company’s production facility in Elk Rapids.
Held in conjunction with Elk Rapids Harbor Days, doors are open from 5-11 p.m. Last call is set for 10:30 p.m. to coincide with the Harbor Days fireworks display.
Short’s Fest will feature a specialty can release of Shortsicle, “a tart ale brewed with strawberry, pineapple and lactose,” according to a release.
Live music will be performed by The Daylites (5:30-7 p.m.), Reggie Smith & The After Party (7:30-9 p.m.) and Melophobix (9:30-11 p.m.).
General admission tickets are $30 and include a reusable Short’s Fest cup and six tokens good for an 8 ounce regular pour or a 6 ounce “gourmet pour.” There is also an all-inclusive ticket for $60, which includes the same features as the $30 ticket and a six-pack of Shortsicle, two other items and early entry at 4 p.m.
For more information or to order tickets, visit www.shortsbrewing.com/shortsfest.