What Time is the Event?
The general admission time is 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, VIP ticket holders can enjoy early admission starting at 12:00 PM!
Is there a local place to buy tickets vs. on-line?
Tickets are only sold online. Unless sold out, tickets will be available at the door at a higher price. We recommend not waiting til the day of to hopefully get tickets. The event has sold out every year so far.
What does the general admission ticket include?
The general admission ticket includes; a souvenir tasting glass, 15 beer tastings, live music, an event t-shirt (if you purchased that package) and anything else that may get added before the event.
Are there refunds?
There are no refunds. If you purchase tickets and for some reason no longer can make it, consider it a donation to Rancho Los Cerritos… Thank you!
Will there be food to purchase?
There are no refunds. If you purchase tickets and for some reason no longer can make it, consider it a donation to Rancho Los Cerritos… Thank you!
What do I get in the VIP package?
In addition to what’s listed for General Admission, the VIP ticket includes 12PM early access, 5 extra tasters and an event t-shirt (if you purchase that package).
Where do I park?
There is a parking lot with limited spaces available at the entrance of Rancho Los Cerritos. You are also able to park on the west side of Virginia Road leading up to RLC. Please do not block golf cart entrances and exits. If you do, you will be towed.
What does the event benefit?
Rancho Los Cerritos! It’s the actual property the event is being held at and one of the oldest settlements in California.

The VISION of Rancho Los Cerritos is to inspire curiosity and respect for the past, to enrich understanding of the present, to develop excitement for the future, and to connect people with community, history, and culture.

The MISSION of Rancho Los Cerritos is to restore and preserve the structure and grounds; collect appropriate resources; and interpret the relationship of the Rancho’s diverse peoples, from Native American times through the 1940s and the development of the Long Beach area.

To learn more about RLC, visit RanchoLosCerritos.org

What is there for kids to do?
The Rancho provides a staffed kids section where they can participate in different activities.

*This is only available during the September festival. This is not available for the March Homebrew event. Kids are still welcome though!

Can I purchase beer?
Beer will not be available for purchase in any way at the event. If you like a specific beer, we encourage you to visit that breweries tasting room to pick up a growler/crowler!
Can I bring my dog or other pet?
Please leave your pets at home, they will not be admitted on the grounds.
Can I bring my folding chair?
Yes feel free to bring your chair or blanket to relax and listen to entertainment.
Will this event happen if it rains?
The event is outdoors, and will go on rain or shine!

Need to speak with us?


Craft Beer LB
PO Box 8141
Long Beach, CA 90808


Beer O'Clock


Email: craftbeerlongbeach@gmail.com