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2017 Hop Sauce Fest was an amazing success.

2017 Hop Sauce Fest was an amazing success.

We always say it's all about the people and that couldn't have read more true on the faces of thousands this year. 
 
72 and perfect blue is the Hop Sauce Forecast

72 and perfect blue is the Hop Sauce Forecast

Each year, the Hop Sauce Fest team keeps a watchful eye on the sky and the atmosphere in general. (After all Jetty has been running Clam Jam and Co...
 
Here are the specific brews for 2017!

Here are the specific brews for 2017!

Hop Sauce Fest is just two days away and we just finalized our specific brews for Saturday. Here's what will be on tap. What will you be drinking? ...
 
The Dreadful Sea Shanties to play pre-party at Old Causeway

The Dreadful Sea Shanties to play pre-party at Old Causeway

The Dreadful Sea Shanties, can you get a better name than that? The Shanties from right here in Southern Ocean County are a mix of folk, punk, coun...
 
The Ill Doots to rock Tucker's Tavern Afterparty

The Ill Doots to rock Tucker's Tavern Afterparty

Hop Sauce has become a 24 hour+ event, starting on Friday evening with the Dreadful Sea Shanties rocking the Old Causeway Steak & Oyster House ...
 
VIP Tickets Are Selling Fast

VIP Tickets Are Selling Fast

We've got a few VIP tickets left and unlike Hop Sauce Fest itself, we have a limited number of  spots. This added value ticket gets you entry into...
 
Our Beloved Line Up of Food Vendors Announce Hop Sauce Offerings

Our Beloved Line Up of Food Vendors Announce Hop Sauce Offerings

Each year the music line up, hot sauce, and craft beer offerings change up. We've expanded to bring in brands from around the country and there's a...
 
Parker's Garage & Oyster Saloon lands on LBI

Parker's Garage & Oyster Saloon lands on LBI

While we prepare for Hop Sauce Fest, Long Beach Island is jumping with activity. The big talk this past weekend was the opening of Parker's Garage ...
 
Makeshift Union announces artists for Hop Sauce 2017

Makeshift Union announces artists for Hop Sauce 2017

In 2016, Hop Sauce welcomed the MakeShift Union to the festival for the first time for a section of the festival grounds called MakeShift Row... an...
 
Jersey Barnfire's Garden State Green wins big

Jersey Barnfire's Garden State Green wins big

"Those fish tacos will never be the same again. " Austin D'Almeida is pumped. He should be. Not only did his company, Jersey Barnfire just release ...
 
Check out the NYC Hot Sauce Expo this weekend!

Check out the NYC Hot Sauce Expo this weekend!

So Hop Sauce is just a few weeks away and you're in North Jersey or Manhattan or Brooklyn, and you just can't wait to get your hot sauce and craft ...
 
SUSTO is just #FineToday

SUSTO is just #FineToday

These are some interesting times we live in. The band SUSTO, who will grace the Volkswagen Stage at Hop Sauce Fest on June 3 want to address some o...
 
"Forget Coors Light and Cover Bands" says the Asbury Park Press

"Forget Coors Light and Cover Bands" says the Asbury Park Press

It seems the message is out. LBI may have been associated "big" beer and covers of "Sweet Caroline" for the last few decades, but the Asbury Park P...
 
The Chicken or the Egg opens today.

The Chicken or the Egg opens today.

When you're a part of the Long Beach Island community, there are certain days you wait for each year like Christmas - that first day that striped b...
 
We have some pretty generous friends

We have some pretty generous friends

The Hop Sauce Fest crew is very lucky to have some really good friends. From the first we mentioned it, our buddy and attorney, William Wright was ...
 
Check out Ship Bottom Brewery's Barnegat Lager

Check out Ship Bottom Brewery's Barnegat Lager

If you’ve spent any time around LBI this winter, you might have seen the nifty new can of Barnegat Lager that’s been kicking around the Island. Or ...
 
The SandPaper gets the word out

The SandPaper gets the word out

From the very first Hop Sauce Fest in 2014, our local weekly, The SandPaper has been nothing but supportive. We were very happy to see this story o...
 
Hop Sauce Office Parties

Hop Sauce Office Parties

We pride ourselves on our work ethic. And we know you work hard too. That’s why we want to bring a party to your office – or your garage, your restaurant, your job site – wherever you and your coworkers get things done.