Announcing FemAle Brew Fest(TM) 2020 - South Florida’s 4th Annual Beer Festival Celebrating Women in the Brewing Industry

Announcing FemAle Brew Fest(TM) 2020 - South Florida’s 4th Annual Beer Festival Celebrating Women in the Brewing Industry

In 2020, this pioneering festival celebrating women in brewing will be hosted at South Florida’s newest retail and entertainment destination, Dania Pointe.

Fort Lauderdale, FL: Fem Collective presents the 4th Annual FemAle Brew Fest(TM) on March 21 at Dania Pointe from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm. In 2020, the FemAle Brew Fest(TM) will allow its festival-goers the opportunity to choose their festival experience by introducing event packages which include Yoga + Beer and a Beer Sensory Training Course on top of the GA & Early Access tickets. Breakout Sessions will also be included featuring some of the Female Beer Experts and influencers shattering craft beer’s glass ceiling.

The festival is also going to continue its tradition of being "pet-friendly" and will donate a portion of proceeds to Abandoned Pet Rescue (APR). So far, the festival has 13 confirmed breweries with new additions being added on a continuous basis. The festival organizer’s network continues to grow across the industry - with her leadership of the Pink Boots Society-Florida Chapter (which has grown to be in the Top 10 chapters in the world), Girls Pint Out-Broward Chapter and the creation of Greater Fort Lauderdale Beer Week.

“Hosting this festival at Dania Pointe allows us to show off this incredible shopping and entertainment destination, in addition to connecting with the communities that we serve,” says Paul Puma, President, Southern Region, Kimko Realty.

The festival also welcomes international DJ Anna de Ferran who is making waves across the world and was recently featured in the latest issue of Venice Magazine. Being a dog lover who ironically got her dog Keira from Abandoned Pet Rescue (APR) many years ago – she will be donating her performance fees to the charity. The festival will also be bringing back the popular all-girl band, Mona Lisa Tribe along with some other new additions to the entertainment lineup.

"Moving to this new location allows us to be one of the first large-scale events at this incredible shopping and entertainment venue. Plus, it will give festival attendees even more things to do, before and after the festival," says Frances Antonio-Martineau, Festival organizer and CEO of Fem Collective.

Confirmed breweries include Cigar City Brewing, Ellipsis Brewing, MIA Beer Company, Funky Buddha, Yeasty Brews, Bootleggers Brewing Co., Ivanhoe Park Brewing Co., Black Cauldron Brewing, NOBO Brewing Company, Red Pig Brewery, Concrete Beach Brewery, Bay Cannon Beer Company, and Barrel of Monks Brewing.

The festival will be donating a portion of its proceeds to Abandoned Pet Rescue (APR) - a 501(C)3 IRS tax-exempt, qualified non-profit charitable organization founded in 1996. They rescue, and shelter abandoned, abused, and neglected pets, rehabilitates them and finds them new homes. APR is one of the largest no-kill animal shelters in South Florida and is devoted to the welfare of all animals.