Mayor Faulconer, Councilmember Gloria Host San Diego’s First-Ever Craft Beer Sampling at a Farmers Market

Sunday, March 13, 2016 - NEWS RELEASE

San Diego – Teaming up to celebrate one of the region’s world-famous industries and growing economic engine, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and Councilmember Todd Gloria served the first craft beer samples at any San Diego farmers market.

On January 1, 2016, the State of California approved a long-awaited bill, A.B. 774, that allowed for craft beer samples and sales at famers markets.  As a result of the new law, the Hillcrest Farmers Market, the largest farmers market in San Diego and the first to be approved to serve craft beer samples, will feature a rotating schedule of craft beer establishments serving samples every Sunday.

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