At The Expo

Take a look at some special things that will be going on at the Great Beer Expo this year!

Wear Your Favorite Team Jersey

Whether your favorite team is playing in the big game on Sunday or not, get ready to show your team pride by wearing your favorite team jersey to the Beer Expo.  As you string your pretzel necklaces for the Beer Expo, get out your jersey and be sure to catch the eye of the event photographer on event day! We'll be taking a team photo during the event!

Drum & Bugle Corps Parade

The six-time DCA World Champion Bushwackers Drum & Bugle Corps is a non-profit performing arts organization based in Princeton NJ. Get ready to be amazed as the drum corps parades into the Expo center to entertain the festival attendees. Get your cameras ready!

Beer Seminars

Beer Seminars will appeal to beer lovers at every level and will be led by well-known industry pros and pioneers.  So whether it’s a history lesson, a tutored tasting, or a food/beer pairing, each seminar is sure to be educational and entertaining.  

Get to the seminar lounge early, seating is limited!  Check back often for updates and schedule announcements.


Do you have what it takes?  Go head-to-head against your friend(s) with the giant QB BLITZ football toss game.  At the Great Beer Expo, everyone can play quarterback in this fun football challenge.  

DJ Meatball

Straight outta Manahawkin, DJ Meatball is the resident DJ for B98.5, The Ketch, and The Marlin. He's played along such artists as Flo Rida, Chainsmokers, JoJo, AJR, and MAX...And now he will be entertaining all the beer lovers at the Expo. Get ready to have some fun with DJ Meatball in the house.


Pom-poms, foam fingers, and megaphones....just some of the football themed props you'll pose with in the event photo booth. Grab your favorite team jersey and your friends and head into the booth for a laugh-out-loud photo session. Send photos right to your email! Free and fun for all attendees! Say CHEESE!

Play Backyard Games

Who doesn't love giant jenga and playing cornhole?  Challenge your friends to a game and see who has the mad balance skills to excel and jenga or the precision to score some points at the most popular backyard game of them all, cornhole.

Silent Auction

Bid on music and sports memorabilia, extraordinary travel experiences, and more.  From Patrick Stewart to Danica Patrick… You’re invited to bid on several great collectibles (great for gift giving) and travel experiences (how about a California winery tour?).   

Pick Up Some Event Merch

If you love beer (or know someone who does), you’ll want the check out the offerings at the official event merch tent.  There you’ll be able to pick up an official event tee or sweatshirt for yourself or as a holiday gift.  There’s a great assortment of items for men and women!