Stout & Chowder Festival

Tickets on sale now!


Get your elastic waistbands ready! Is there a better way to welcome fall than with a hearty helping of stout and chowder at the Independence Seaport Museum, accompanied by delectiable desserts and fine cigars.

Saturday, November 19th beginning at 5:00pm Rolling Barrel Events will welcome over 20 regional microbreweries, belly busting soup and stew samplings from Brulee Catering, and special dessert presentations by Franklin Fountain, Betty’s Speakeasy and Hank’s Gourmet Beverages. To round off an already fantastic event, attendees can relax with a John Hay’s Cigar as well.

The 2nd Annual Stout and Chowder Festival’s efforts will raise funds to support the historical Independence Seaport Museum, a Philadelphia landmark.

Tickets are $60.00 each which also includes access to the museum and all the exhibits proipr to the event. Grab a couple friends and take advantage of the Six Pack- 6 tickets for $55.00  (savings of $5.00 each). Of course, don’t forget about the official afterparty at Triumph Brewing Company in Old City. Each ticket purchase includes a keepsake glass mug to remember the delicious brews and stews that will no doubt leave you loosening your trousers throughout the evening.

If you’re participating in “No-Shave November” and want a chance to show of your burliest of beards, enter the Burley Beard Competition for a chance to be named the official mascot of the Stout & Chowder 2012 Festival. Besides becoming an honorary representative of the Festival, the lucky winner will also walk away with a one of a kind trophy and other fantastic prizes.

For ticketing information and a list of participants and other details, visit:

Rolling Barrel Events