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One-Year Anniversary

Celebrate with us on Friday, October 17
Can you believe it's already been 1 year? We are thrilled that so many of you have been with us from the very beginning...watching the saw move on our Facebook page. And here we are, celebrating an incredible year together!
Just one year ago we received our license to manufacture alcohol in the great state of Louisiana. On October 15, 2013 we sold our first pint of beer - a pint of Reasonably Corrupt - to City Councilman Jeff Everson at Zocolo, becoming the first local brewery to brew and sell a pint of beer in Shreveport since Prohibition. And y'all have been cheering us on ever since. To show our great appreciation and celebrate this momentous occasion, we're throwing a big 'ole birthday party.
VIP Access is from 3-4 PM. (SOLD OUT) 
Open to Public from 4-11 PM. We'll have 15 beers on tap (some will go fast), live music from Hwy Lions, The Devil Anse and Bristol Hills. Food will be available for purchase from Ki'Mexico, Grill of the Dead and The Missing Link.
Planning to come? Awesome! Here's what you need to know.
Parking is available in 2 designated areas: The Great Raft parking lot on Samford (this lot will fill quickly) and the large grass lot underneath I-49 at the intersection of Dalzell and Southern. Dalzell will be blocked between Southern and Samford from 2 pm - 12 am, so please plan accordingly. Our suggestion is to park in the large grassy area underneath I-49 and walk across. There will be marshals there directing traffic and helping you park appropriately. Please don't park at Free's / Samford Properties, park illegally or block any driveways.
Sample tickets are $3. Pint tokens are $5. You can buy tickets and tokens at the front desk when you have your ID checked, or at the main bar. The front desk and the main bar will accept cash and credit card. All other stations only take tickets and tokens, so please don't forget to stock up. (No wooden sample tokens will be accepted at the party. If you have some extras, leave them at home. Save them for another day.) The sample tickets are only good for the party. The wooden pint tokens can be redeemed another time.
Everyone must come to the front desk to have ID checked. No entry through the back / dock-door side for this event. At the front desk you can pick up your pre-purchased sample tickets, VIP tickets and make day-of purchases. If you pre-ordered a t-shirt or would like to buy one, you can pick those up from the front desk as well. Also, if you run out of tickets / tokens and need to buy more, you can do so at the front desk or the main bar. Cash or credit accepted.
BEER LIST (Feel free to click on the image below to enlarge the list. You can print and bring with you to the party.)


Questions?  Send us an email at info@greatraftbrewing.com