stlhopslogosmall.gifFirst of all, big thanks to Perennial Artisan Ales, Phil Wymore, Emily Wymore, Karen King, Cory King, and Eric Hildebrandt for helping out with this event. It couldn’t have nearly as successful without their help.  Also a big thanks to all of the volunteers that helped out by selling tickets and getting people in the door.  We raised a ton of money because of their help

I once again want to thank all of the breweries and distributors, O’Fallon, Schlafly, Six Row Brewing, Civil Life Brewery, Perennial Artisan Ale, Urban Chestnut Brewing Company, Ferguson Brewing, Buffalo Brewing, Charleville Brewing, Kirkwood Station Brewing, Square One Brewing2nd ShiftMajor BrandsLohr Distributing, Jim Leabig, Troy Meier, and Boulevard, that participated in donating time and beer.

I also once again want to thank the following places for donating items for raffles and giveaways:

After everything has been paid for, we raised an incredible $4500 for Stray Rescue of St. Louis. I was flabbergasted by the generosity of everyone involved and this money is going to a great cause.

Thank you all, once again for a fantastic event and a fantastic year of beer in St. Louis. I’m looking forward to planning next year’s event already.  If you couldn’t attend, here are a few photos of the event taken courtesy of Justin Phillips: