By Jay Brooks
Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 10:08 am in On Beer.
If you’re planning on being in the Reno, Nevada, area this November, the 3rd annual Canfest will be held in a new location. Also known as the Reno International Canned Beer Festival, it will feature beer in cans from at least 25 breweries. It will take place November 11th and 12th at the Silver Legacy Casino in downtown Reno. Friday night there will be a beer dinner, where awards from the festival will be announced, and then the next day, Saturday, the actual festival takes place from 6-10 p.m., or if you get a VIP Ticket, the fest will start an hour earlier for you, from 5-10 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online, though VIP tickets must be bought by October 12. According to the press release. “With a VIP ticket you can enter the festival an hour before the general public, which includes sample food from local eateries, participate in a raffle with special prizes, and have access to the VIP lounge.”