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Star Report

A benefit event at Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company of Santa Barbara this Sunday September 4, will support the Santa Barbara Firefighters Alliance. A $20 entry will get those who attend a souviner glass and unlimited cask tastings brought by seven of the local breweries including FigMtnBrew! Food by Helena Bakery and silent auctions from the best of in Santa Barbara and Ventura. All proceeds will benefit the Santa Barbara Firefighters Alliance.

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company’s also is gearing up for their annual event, FigtoberFest, which celebrates the traditional OktoberFest with an emphasis on craft beer. This years celebration will be held from noon to close on Saturday, September 24.

FigtoberFest will feature German food, festive music, FigtoberFest beer on draught, games, contests and more.  The brewery will be hosting the event this year at all six of their taprooms: Arroyo Grande, Buellton, Los Olivos, Santa Barbara, Santa Maria and Westlake Village.  Admission is free to the public.

Those looking for a deal can enjoy $5 FigtoberFest beer all day long. Brewed annually for the fall, this lager will be included in a special stein package available during the event. For $10, guests can purchase a souvenir stein that will include a fill of FigtoberFest and extra beer with every pint purchase throughout the day.

Each taproom will have German food available and the staff at FigMtnBrew will host contests and games for guests at select locations.  Visit www.FigtoberFest.com for more information.