The 4th annual Brewers Ball was held in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, 7 March 2009, to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Some 16 breweries, and many of their brewers, participated.
The event raised $222,000 for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to fund research, care, and education programs.
Ever the beer paparazzo, I snapped a few photographs. That's Chris Rafferty, head brewer of Rock Bottom Brewery, Ballston, Virginia.
The full list:
- Anheuser-Busch InBev
- Capitol City Brewing Company
- Clipper City Brewing Company
- District Chophouse & Brewery
- Dogfish Head Craft Brewery
- Dominion/Fordham (Coastal Brewing)
- Flying Dog Brewery
- Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant
- Hook & Ladder Brewing Company
- Hops Grill & Brewery
- Rock Bottom Brewery
- Starr Hill Brewery
- Sweetwater Tavern
- Tuppers Hop Pocket Brewing Company
- Williamsburg AleWerks
- Woodchuck Cider