Beer by the Bay Music Festival Returns To Horseshoe Bay Resort

Texas Hill Country resort kicks off its third annual Beer by the Bay Music Festival with two nights of live music, scrumptious all-you-can-eat food and Texas craft beers

Jul 08, 2015, 11:00 ET from Horseshoe Bay Resort

HORSESHOE BAY, Texas, July 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Music is in the air at Horseshoe Bay Resort! On Friday, July 31st, the AAA-four diamond resort will kick off its Beer by the Bay Music Festival. Performances range from Texas country artists (GRAMMY-award winning Asleep at the Wheel, Dale Watson, GRAMMY-award winner Suzy Bogguss and more) – to – great get-up-and-dance music (The Nightowls), and will also include all-you-can-eat culinary delights and award-winning Texas microbreweries making this an event you can't miss.

The event is open to the public. A one-day pass starts at $69 - that includes all-you-can-eat food, beer tasting tickets, non-alcoholic beverages, and admission to the music festival. Tickets can be purchased online at  For just $30 more, guests can purchase a one-day pass for $99 that includes unlimited craft beer tastings.  Overnight Festival Hotel packages are also available online. 

"We're extremely excited about the Beer by the Bay Music Festival," Chief Marketing Officer Bryan Woodward said. "We have eight incredibly talented musical acts including Austin's most popular bands coming to Horseshoe Bay Resort and we know it's going to be an another outstanding event this year."

Austin favorite Dale Watson will close Friday night's lineup with early performances Matt Caldwell and GRAMMY winner, Suzy Bogguss.  This is an evening of music that is a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

On Saturday, the popular Texas Country band, Asleep at the Wheel, will headline with opening performances by Sister C, Charla Corn, Brandon Rhyder, and The Nightowls.

Along with great bands, the music festival will feature microbrew offerings from around the Hill Country including selections from Real Ale Brewery, South Austin Brewing Company, Twisted X, Revolver, Solid Rock, Doublehorn, Guns & Oil and St. Arnold.  In addition, the resort's culinary team is featuring an all-you-can-eat festival food menu ranging from Texas Hill Country favorites on Friday – to – A Taste of the Biergarten on Saturday that is included with each paid admission.

"We wanted to make this festival a great value," Woodward said. "Each night you'll get to hear amazing live music acts; three on Friday and five on Saturday while enjoying food, drink and know that your parking is included. We encourage everyone to consider the overnight packages where everything is included and you can take the elevator home.  It's a great value."

"Once you get here, all you have to do is enjoy the music, enjoy great culinary offerings and have fun."

Beer tastings and beers by the pint will be available for purchase each night as well as souvenir t-shirts and other specialty items.

Event organizers encourage festival goers to buy tickets early as last year's event sold out and this year's event is expected to sell out much like the Hot Air Balloon festival held last April. The event will be held outside on the Live Oak Event Lawn. The event organizers will utilize the Resort's 10,000 square foot ballroom as a backup should any inclement weather arrive the weekend of the festival.

Beer by the Bay Music Festival lineup:

Friday, July 31 (Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Music begins at 6:00 p.m.)

  • Matt Caldwell
  • Suzy Bogguss
  • Dale Watson

Saturday, August 1 (Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Music begins at 4:45 p.m.)

  • Sister C
  • Charla Corn
  • Brandon Rhyder
  • The Nightowls
  • Asleep at the Wheel

To experience both days of live music, great food and a vast selection of craft beers, book one of the Beer by the Bay Music Festival Hotel Packages.

For $399, the Beer by the Bay Music Festival Hotel Package includes:

  • Classic Guest accommodations
  • Two night minimum
  • Two adult passes to the Music Festival, which includes all-you-can-eat food to 9 p.m. and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Complimentary parking

For $499, the VIP Beer by the Bay Music Festival Hotel Package includes:
Classic Guest accommodations

  • Two night minimum
  • Two adult passes to the Music Festival, which include all-you-can-eat food to 9 p.m. and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Access for two adults (21 and over) to the VIP Beer by the Bay Music Festival Lounge, which includes beer and wine to 7 p.m. and specialty cocktails from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday 
  • Complimentary parking

For more information about the Beer by the Bay Music Festival or to book your Music Festival Hotel Package, please visit or call 877-611-0112.

About Horseshoe Bay Resort
Horseshoe Bay Resort is Texas' original lakeside resort. Located in the picturesque Texas Hill Country, a short 45-minute trip from Austin, 90-minute trip from San Antonio and a few hours drive from Dallas and Houston, the 7,000-acre, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort sits along the shores of constant-level Lake LBJ. The 349-room resort is home to three-time championship Robert Trent Jones, Sr. golf courses, a par 72 dwarf Bermuda grass putting course, The Waters 50-room condominium towers and a full-service marina. Horseshoe Bay recently opened Summit Rock, a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course Community, while a private airport, 16 tennis courts, bike rentals, hiking trails, spa and fitness centers all add to the extraordinary experience of Horseshoe Bay Resort. For more information and reservations, visit or call 877-611-0112.

CONTACT: Bryan Woodward 

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