April 7, 2018: Ales for Whales


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.

This is a ticketed event! Buy discounted early bird tickets here >>http://bit.do/drinkforwhales

$12 early bird online // $15 at the gate. Tickets get you entry + 1 beer.
$5 if between the ages of 13 and 21
Kids are free

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

Your participation today will help protect our oceans tomorrow.

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: McCoy Tyler and Crooked Branches Band

Food: Areperia 831

5-minute lightning talks by the 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.

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. in the Secret Garden