121 Riverfront Drive Fort Smith, AR 72901
Craft Beer. Live Music. Baggo Tournament. Beer Fun Run! Need we say more?
The fourth annual Ales for Trails Craft Beer Festival will be held at the Harry E. Kelley River Park the afternoon and evening of August 10th, 2019. This event is a celebration of craft beer, live music, and an active outdoor lifestyle. Don't miss the exclusive opportunity to sample 350+ of the best craft and domestic beers from local craft breweries and the Belle Point, Burford, Central, and Glazer's Distributors. The festival will feature live music on the main stage, a Baggo tournament, beer fun run, food trucks, and product displays from local outdoor lifestyle companies.
We have huge white tents to house our beer selections, equipped with a huge amount of oscillating fans to keep things cool! AWESOME food trucks for your dining pleasure!! Live on stage music by Time Machine and DJ Lite Brite!!
Kids under 13 get in FREE!
Proceeds from ticket sales will donated to Park Partners, organization supporting the continuation of trails in Fort Smith!
4 PM | Bicycle Poker Ride
This 11.5-mile bike ride along the riverfront includes stops along the route to receive cards for your hand with a prize for the best hand! Participants will also receive a beer at the end of the ride so bring your cycling crew and toast to the trails! The ride will start at 4 PM at the beginning of the Greg Smith River Trail and poker ride entry can be purchased online or at the start line for $15.
4:30 PM | Early Access for VIP Ticket Holders
5:30 PM | Festival Begins
5:30 PM | Time Machine hits the stage
6 PM | Beer & Color Fun Run
Sponsored by Core, this 5K race along the Greg Smith River Trail includes 3 optional beers at the beginning, middle, and end of the race. This year we will also have race supporters painting the racers with colored powder along the route so make sure to wear a blank canvas. Participants can expect to receive a participant medal and a shot at winning a custom first place trophy in the male and female category. The race will start at 6 PM at the beginning of the Greg Smith River Trail and race entry can be purchased online or at the start line for $15.
8 PM | DJ LiteBrite Begins
10 PM | Festival Ends
* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.