Two people holding up a glass of beer at Cherry Street Pier

Beer on the Pier

Start October right with Beer on the Pier! Fifteen local breweries are coming together in one of the city’s prettiest spots to help Caring People Alliance celebrate its 90th year of reducing poverty and fighting injustice, Saturday, October 1, from 1-5 p.m. at Cherry Street Pier, 121 N. Christopher Columbus Blvd. Tickets are available to the public for $50 and will include a logo beer stein, unlimited tastings from all of the breweries and live music. Locally inspired nosh will be available from The Garden at Cherry Street Pier.

Caring People Alliance operates Boys & Girls Clubs in three of the city’s most impoverished neighborhoods—North, West and South Philly—and offers programming for toddlers through seniors. 100% of the ticket price will support the Boys & Girls Clubs.

Participating breweries include:

• Evil Genius
• Cartesian Brewing
• Yards
• Human Robot
• Second District Brewing
• Meyers Brewing Company
• New Ridge Brewing
• Single Cut
• Ironbound Hard Cider
• Ship Bottom
• Logyard
• Iron Hill
• Lucky Hare
• Workhorse
• Love City
• Flying Fish
• Coastal

Adding to the fun, The Black Home Brewers Association will be discussing the history of Black breweries in Philadelphia, sampling some Black-owned brews, and hosting a Scavenger Hunt. Hunt participants can win a home brew kit!

Beer on the Pier is brought to you by headline sponsors CBRE and PNC Bank. For tickets, visit:…