College Street Music Hall, 238 College St., New Haven, will host the Elm City Brew Festival Nov. 14 at 1 p.m.
The event features tastings from more than 35 participating breweries, including a dozen Connecticut brewers: Back East, BAR, Black Hog, Charter Oak, City Steam, DuVig, Firefly Hollow, Half Full, Olde Burnside, Stony Creek, Thimble Island and Two Roads. Geronimo Restaurant Group will offer casual food options, and local acts Where the Wild Live and Wise Old Moon will perform.
Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door; VIP tickets are $35 and include early admission at noon. Proceeds from the event will benefit the New Haven Center for Performing Arts Inc. 877-987-6487; collegestreetmusichall.com/brew.