The weather cooperated with MWBF. We cannot overstate how amazed we were by this.
For all the concerns about preparation, organization, and everything else, the first edition of the Mountain West Brew Fest was a big hit over Labor Day Weekend. The four members of the Crew (myself, Brandon, Kristin, Laura) who attended on Saturday afternoon all had a blast.
Just about every concern we had was laid to rest quickly, such as …
- Transportation: The Rail Runner was on time (!) and there were plenty of buses to shuttle us over to the event. Or, you could walk, it really was not that far from the station. Traffic outside the event did not appear to be overly congested, either.
- Entry: There were separate lines for people purchasing tickets, people with pre-purchased tickets, and those with tickets on their phones instead of printed out. Genius.
- Weather: OK, technically no one at the Fest had control over this, but for once the NM weather cooperated, with the rain staying away, the breeze never p
Source: NM Dark Side Brew Crew
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