Gallagher and Hagopian – Proud Sponsors of 4th Annual Sarasota Beer & Burger Festival


The 4th Annual Sarasota Beer & Burger Festival presented by SonShine Roofing is coming on January 14th, 2023, 12pm-7pm.

Located in Parking Lot 4 (East Grand Entrance) of The Mall at University Town Center, next to the Sarasota Winter Carnival!

Parking is FREE. Kids under 18 are FREE.

Entry is $15 per adult at the gate. Or save $5 off when you pre-order online on Eventbrite. Festival includes access to Burger Vendors, TONS of Craft Beer, Live Music, Beer & Burger themed activities, People’s Choice Voting, Sponsored Giveaways, vendors & more!

Beer Details:

Sample multiple craft beers from multiple local breweries. Vote for “Most Creative Craft Beer” and “Best Brew” from 12pm-4pm. Beer Sampling ends at 3-4pm (while supplies last). The winners will be announced on stage at 5:00pm.

Breweries Include:

  • Big Top Brewers Collective
  • Motorworks Brewing
  • Florida Avenue Brewing
  • Hop State Brewing
  • 3 Daughters Brewing
  • Big Storm Brewing
  • & more!

Burger Details:

Burgers can be purchased from different burger food trucks and you can vote for your favorite Burger Chef. Guests with the VIP Burger Judging Experience can participate in special Burger Judging with two random burgers assigned at the gate upon entry, plus great VIP Perks like front row, guaranteed seating, private VIP restroom, special giveaways and more. Burger voting runs from 12pm-6pm. The winner will be announced on stage at 7pm.

Burger Vendors Include:

  • Smokin Momma Lora’s
  • Slider Guys
  • The Bacon Boss
  • Go Stuff Urself
  • 1 Up Burger LLC
  • Astro Sliderz LLC
  • El Rancho Cafe LLC
  • Dee’z Diner
  • Fat & Happy BBQ & More
  • Bite Down BBQ
  • Nunn Better BBQ and Catering LLC
  • Loco Burgers
  • Currywursttruck SRQ
  • British Open Pub
  • The Greeks Food Truck

Live Entertainment Stage Schedule:

  • Sapphire from 12:30pm-2pm
  • TEN76 from 3pm-4:30pm
  • Clover’s Revenge from 5:30pm-7pm

Sarasota Winter Carnival Details:

Happening from January 12th-16th, 2023. The carnival is located right next to the Beer & Burger Festival. Visit the Sarasota Winter Carnival page for more information.

The 4th Annual Sarasota Beer & Burger Festival & Winter Carnival is Presented by SonShine Roofing!