Saturday, November 12 marks the debut of KFRG presents Driftwood at Doheny State Beach, an afternoon of country music, craft beer, artisan wine and top notch BBQ at the scenic Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA.
Featured performances at the Driftwood Festival include Nashville hitmaker Jerrod Niemann, along with Rodney Atkins, Thompson Square, Parmalee, The White Buffalo, and Mariachi El Bronx, Driftwood at Doheny State Beach will feature more than 100 craft beers and artisan wines, as well as some of the best BBQ in the region
Driftwood at Doheny State Beach kicks off at 12:00 PM on Saturday, Nov. 12 (with early entry guests arriving at 11:00 AM). Tastings are included with admission, with music lasting until 8:00 PM. Festival attendees will choose from more than 100 craft beers and wines to taste until 4:00 PM (for those 21 and up), and will have the chance to enjoy the best of California’s BBQ.
Driftwood Festival tickets are for sale online here
General admission tickets begin at $49, with Early Admission for Military at $50, and Early General Admission at $65. Those seeking a VIP experience have access to the Driftwood VIP Lounge, exclusive tastings, a VIP viewing area in front of the stage, private restrooms and a VIP cash bar. They also receive early access for $99. A Behind the Scenes VIP Lounge Pass includes complimentary food truck and additional exclusive craft bee and wine tastings for $199.
The initial list of participating breweries includes: Ballast Point (San Diego, CA), Bottle Logic Brewing (Anaheim, CA), Ninkasi (Eugene, OR), Stone Brewing Co. (San Diego, CA) and Sierra Nevada (Chico, CA), with many more to be announced. Participating wineries include: Liberated, Maggio Winery, Mark West, Rebel Coast, William Hill, and tons more to be announced.
This premier Driftwood festival is produced by production company Synergy Global Entertainment (SGE); Orange County, California’s most respected craft beer festival producer Brew Ha Ha Productions; and California’s new country KFRG-FM (K-Frog).
Festival co-producer Cameron Collins of Brew Ha Ha Productions explains, “Driftwood is going to be a really unique and special event! We’re bringing in some of the best beer and most sought after wine in the country in addition to some of the world’s best BBQ. To top it all off, we’re holding it at one of California’s most beautiful parks and beaches! There have been plenty of beer and wine festivals, but there has never been one like this!”
A portion of the proceeds from Driftwood at Doheny State Beach will be donated to the San Onofre Parks Foundation— a California non-profit that cooperatively works with the California State Parks to develop, preserve and enhance the recreation and experience of California’s unique and beautiful coastal parks–and the Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association (DSBIA), the non-profit cooperating association of Doheny State Beach, dedicated to the protection of the park’s beaches, facilities, marine refuge and its historical, cultural and social stories.