The Hop Jam
Sunday, May 21, 2017
The Hop Jam is Oklahoma's largest craft beer and music festival, returning for its fourth year on May 21st. Staged in the heart of downtown Tulsa's historic Brady Arts District, the 2017 festivities will include more than 200 craft beers and all ages free concerts on two stages. The Festival also includes local food trucks and all-ages activities.
The Craft Beer Festival brings together more than 65 different brewers including local and regional favorites like Marshall, COOP, Boulevard and Hanson Brothers Beer, as well as coveted rare beers and iconic brands like Stone, Unibroue, Almanac, Flying Dog, Rahr & Sons, Destihl, Evil Twin, Sixpoint, and Founders.
The music festival will again feature an all-ages free concert on 2 stages. Joining Main Stage headliner HANSON will be Mayer Hawthorne, KONGOS, Castro, Oklahoma natives John Fullbright and Johnny Polygon, and the Awesome Music Opening Band Contest winner, who will open the show. Runners up in the statewide contest will perform on the Park Stage.
Multiple ticket levels are available online, including unlimited beer tasting, early entry, a VIP lounge, and entry into the Hop Talks, where leading brewers share insights into their brewing process. Ticket packages also include exclusive merchandise, like a limited edition hat, lanyard and tasting cup. Also on offer is a special Music VIP Ticket designed for the discerning music fan, with a special reserved viewing area, and it's own special VIP lounge.
Opening Band Contest
The Awesome Music Opening Band Contest, co-presented by The Tulsa World, The Woody Guthrie Center and OKPOP, continues this year, inviting artists throughout Oklahoma to submit their music, and rally their fans to vote, for the chance to perform in front of thousands during festival.