Foxwoods on Tap beer fest to feature Foxwoods IPA brewed in Branford

MASHANTUCKET — Foxwoods Resort Casino’s second annual craft beer festival, Foxwoods on Tap, will include a Foxwoods IPA made by Branford’s Stony Creek Brewery.

The Branford brew will be among 150 craft beers from 70 breweries available at the Premier Ballroom Saturday from 4-7 p.m. (VIP from 3 p.m.).

There will be food stations, “ultimate pong,” giant jenga and cornhole games, says Foxwoods. Musical entertainment will be provided by the Noble Impoverished, a winner of the Foxwoods Battle of the Bands. Tickets are $40 general admission, $60 VIP, with $10 admission for designated drivers. For information, see or buy at the door (although last year sold out).

Stony Creek Brewery has a bustling indoor/outdoor taproom, game pit, dock access and a first-hand look at canning and bottling lines right at 5 Indian Neck Ave., Branford. Other state beers sampling at the event will be New England Brewing Co., Thomas Hooker Brewing Co., Two Roads Brewing Co. and Cottrell Brewing Co.