Anyone up for a beer tasting?

Back by popular demand, it’s the 2011 Young Alumni VoltoberFest, and this year, it’s “All About Brewing!”

Join fellow young alumni under the stars in the popular beer garden at Bearden Beer Market to sample micro-crafted brews, visit an interactive brewing station, and hear from some of the leading beer industry experts in the area. Trust us, you will not want to miss this event!

Registration cost is $25 per person and includes the program, multiple beer samples, hors d’ouevres, and a commemorative 2011 VoltoberFest pint glass.

2011 VoltoberFest Schedule

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Registration & Brewing Expo

7:00 p.m.

Beer Enthusiasts Program
Carol Costello, Director of the UT Culinary Institute Beer and Wine Program

Trends in the Beer Industry
Chris Morton, Owner of Bearden Beer Market

Pumpkin Beer and Dessert Pairing

This is a private event, and online registration is required. Space is limited and registrations are offered on a first-come, first-served basis.


Bearden Beer Market is located just off of Kingston Pike, across the street from Western Plaza. Free parking is available at Bearden Beer Market or in the Region’s Bank/Long’s Drugstore parking lot next door.

Questions? Email us at

Thursday, October 27
6:00 – 8:30 PM

Bearden Beer Market
4524 Old Kingston Pike
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How Much?
$25.00 per person
Register here today!

Young Alumni programs are supported by Verizon Wireless

Office of Alumni Affairs
(865) 974-3011  ·
1609 Melrose Avenue  ·  Knoxville, TN 37996-3550