Event Information
Lightning 100's Half Christmas Beer Fest
East Pavilion
Saturday, Jul 15, 2017 12:00 PM - Saturday, Jul 15, 2017 12:00 PM
Join Lightning 100 for our annual Half Christmas Beer Festival! Why? Because we're half way to Christmas and it's fine time to fill up on holiday cheer. The event will feature unlimited beer samples from dozens of your favorite craft breweries plus half-baked holiday-themed activities.
Ticket Selection
Your Adventure Starts Here!


If the Tennessee summer heat is draining your spirit, let us help you refill with some holiday cheer... at least half way! July is half-Christmas, so come celebrate with Lightning 100 at our 4th Annual Half Christmas Beer Fest! Bring your santa hat, elf ears, reindeer nose, snowman mug, and tacky Christmas sweater (psst.. you might want to cut those sleeves off)! Enjoy your fill of craft brews and holiday treats.

When: Saturday, July 15th from 7-11pm (VIP gets you in at 6pm)
Where: Marathon Music Works
1402 Clinton St.
Nashville, TN. 37203
$40 General Admission
$60 VIP
$10 Designated Driver (free soda & water)
Note: This event sells out, so do not wait for door tickets!

Difficulty: This is a fun social event for people who love dressing up for the holidays and drinking beer!
Registration Deadline: Advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged.
Group Size Limit: Limited to Marathon Music Works capacity.


Children Policy: This is a 21 and up event
Dog Policy: Dogs are not permitted at this venue
Weather Policy: This is a rain or shine event. See official event page for details.
Cancellation Policy: See official event page for details.


The festival features all the holiday trimmings you need to get through the muggy summer renew that holiday spirit, including:

  • Unlimited beer samples from over 40 your favorite breweries. Has yours made the naughty or nice list?
  • 6 oz commemorative cup
  • Christmas-themed karaoke
  • Hanging out with Lightning 100 Staff
  • Snow machine
  • Food vendors
  • Half-Christmas gift giveaways

Please celebrate responsibly. Designated drivers can get special tickets to this event (which includes complimentary soda and water)! If you become too drunk to properly dial a phone, your friendly Lightning 100 helper-elves will help you call an Uber or Lyft ride.. just ask!

Other fine print:

  • No outside food or beverages permitted. Water will be provided for free.
  • No backpacks or big bags allowed (not even Santa bags)
  • No weapons or controlled substances permitted


Purchase tickets HERE!