Ales For Whales (Drink Beer & Raise $5k For The California Ocean Alliance)
Apr
7
1:00 PM13:00

Ales For Whales (Drink Beer & Raise $5k For The California Ocean Alliance)

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GOOD BEER + RAD MUSIC = SAVING WHALES

The recipe for making a difference couldn't be easier:

  • Drink good beer
  • Dance to rad music
  • Listen to lightning talks from Santa Cruz Change Makers
  • Pet a starfish

Ales For Whales is a local fundraiser hosted by Humble Sea Brewing Co. & the California Ocean Alliance with the singular mission to throw an awesome party and raise $5k in scholarships for high school students interested in pursuing careers in marine biology and ocean conservation.

Your participation today will help protect our oceans tomorrow.

 

EVENT DETAILS

  • FREE SCREEN PRINTING: bring a shirt (any color but white) and get our rad COA / Humble Sea Brewery graphic printed on it!

  • FREE STARFISH PETTING ZOO (that's right, you get to pet a starfish at a brewery)

  • Breweries: Humble Sea Brewing Co. (more TBD)

  • Live music: by The Crooked Branches and McCoy Tyler

  • Food: by Arepería 831

  • 5-minute lightning talks by "Santa Cruz Change Makers"Hilary Bryant (former mayor), David Terrazas (current mayor), Fred Keeley (California State Assembly Representative), and COA scientists

  • Live and Silent Auction: private meet and greet with the Long's Marine Lab seals and sea lions, behind the scenes tour of the Oakland Zoo to hang out with elephants, private cocktail making class at Trick Dog SF (wold's best-mixed drinks), private yoga classes from Core Power Yoga, ocean-themed artwork and prints, cool whale-themed swag, and more to come.

DONATION DETAILS

All proceeds generated by Ales For Whales will go directly towards scholarships for local low-income high school students interested in pursuing careers in marine biology and ocean conservation through the California Ocean Alliance.

  • COST: $12 online // $15 at the gate (gets you entry to festival + 1 beer).
  • $5 if between the ages of 13 and 21
  • Below age 13 are free
  • LOCATION: Humble Sea Brewing Co. "Secret Garden"
     

MORE ABOUT THE CALIFORNIA OCEAN ALLIANCE

The California Ocean Alliance is a new non-profit whose mission is to protect whales in Monterey Bay and ensure that these animals thrive into the next century. We are dedicated to researching with whales locally to help promote their continued conservation, while also inspiring young scientist by providing unique research and educational experiences to local students.

 

MORE ABOUT HUMBLE SEA BREWING CO.

Santa Cruz’s newest craft brewery. We exist to bring you an obsessively crafted beer and experimental new styles. Our philosophy is to give back to the Santa Cruz community even before we turn a profit. What’s the point of starting a business if you’re not going to benefit your community?

 

AFTER PARTY 6-10PM @HUMBLE SEA BREWING CO.

  • After party at Humble Sea Brewing (820 Swift St. Santa Cruz Taproom) 
    6-10pm - $1 of every beer goes directly towards the California Ocean Alliance scholarships

 

CAN'T COME BUT WANT TO MAKE A DONATION?

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