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Beer by the Bay Music Festival, a new Horseshoe Bay event, brings a Texas-sized serving of music, food and beer to the Hill Country. Set for July 26-28, the festival features a music lineup including Two Tons of Steel, Jason Helms Band, The Bart Crow Band, Kylie Rae Harris, Matt Caldwell, CrossOver, Matt Kimbrow, Ryan Harkrider and the Nightowls, and The Effinays.

KBEY 103.9 FM Radio Picayune’s Ed Chandler will be broadcasting live from the Beer by the Bay Music Festival at from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 26.

Tickets to the event at Horseshoe Bay Resort include parking, music, food and non-alcoholic drinks. Beers at the festival are from local breweries such as Real Ale Brewing Company, (512) Brewing Company, South Austin Brewing Co. and Saint Arnold.

“You’ll be able to buy a sampling card that allows you to sample several different types of beer,” says Bryan Woodward, chief marketing officer for Horseshoe Bay Resort. “You can pick what you want to drink after sampling.”

Doors open at 4:30 p.m. July 26-27 and 10:30 a.m. July 28. Festival events July 28 are only open to hotel guests.

The food lineup is all-you-can-eat sliders on July 26 and fajitas July 27. A gospel brunch will be held July 28.

Lawn chairs are not permitted, but blankets are welcome. Visit for tickets and more information.

Public parking will be at the Summit Rock Golf Course. Shuttles will be on stand by for pick-up and drop-off at the front entrance of the Music Festival at the Live Oak Event Lawn adjacent to the Horseshoe Bay Resort Marriott Hotel. For google maps, the address is 200 Hi Circle North, Horseshoe Bay, TX 78657.