By Janet Serra

Posted: 09/22/2017 15:04:15

Beer, brats, and live music, hard soda, and cider are featured as the 8th Annual Brew-Ski Fest returns bigger and better than ever to the Salisbury Fall Festival on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, at Satre Hill in Salisbury located on 80 Indian Cave Road.

The event is hosted by the Salisbury Winter Sports Association (SWSA) boasts a record number of breweries in attendance this year with more than 30 breweries signed up.  Popular brands like Big Elm, Back East Brewing, Black Hog, Brewery Legitimus, Broadbrook Brewing, Firefly Hollow, Goose Island, Half Full, Hanging Hills, Harpoon, Lagunitas, New England Brewing, Powder Hollow, Still Hill, Stowe Cider, Strongbow Apple Cider,Two Roads, Thomas Hooker and Samuel Adams among others.

Live music also returns to the Brew-Ski this year when the popular local band The Nice Ones perform. NASCAR Dave and his group will serve up brats and burgers with proceeds to benefit the Country Food Drive.

Tickets for Brew-Ski Fest cost $30 per person in advance and are available at Stateline Wine and Spirits in Canaan, 860 824-7295 and Ledgebrook Spirit Shop in Winsted 860 379-4216. Tickets will cost $35 the day of the event.  The tented tasting will be held rain or shine.  For more information visit