Sweet Home Brews 2017 raises more than $9K for RMHCA

Sweet Home Brews Firkin Fest 2017The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama (RMHCA) Junior Board raised over $9,000 for RMHCA through the annual Sweet Home Brews: Firkin Fest.

Sixteen breweries created firkins (small batches) of brews for a tasting contest. The winner of the voter’s choice was Chandeleur Island Brewing Company, based in Gulfport, Miss.Chandeleur Island Brewing Company accepts their trophy.

Attendees were also invited to play in a cornhole tournament and the winners had a chance to go home with several great prizes.

This event could not take place without our amazing sponsors — thank you: AppletonAmWINS Group, Inc.EBSCO Industries, Inc.Onin Staffing,Precision Grinding, Inc., and Collateral Benefits Group. Many thanks to SideBar in Lakeview for hosting Sweet Home Brews yet again. And a special thank you to Logo Express for their generous donation in printing various materials for the event!Contestants compete in the cornhole tournament.

And a thank you to our breweries for providing tasty brews for the event: Back Forty Beer Company, Avondale Brewing Company, Yellowhammer Brewing, Blue Pants Brewing, Cahaba Brewing, Fairhope Brewing Company, Straight to Ale, Catawba Brewing, Chandaleur Brewing and Lonerider Brewing.

See you next year for Sweet Home Brews: Firkin Fest 2018!