Residents visiting downtown Pleasanton on Saturday got to watch an unofficial parade of Halloween revelers attending the Pleasanton Brew Crawl.
The annual event was hosted by the Pleasanton Downtown Association and brings out those seeking a taste of local beers along with a little nosh while visiting businesses along Main Street.
The $30 ticket paid for a commemorative beer glass and tasting map and allowed guests to visit more than twenty local businesses to try the brews. Many of the guests attended decked out in their Halloween costume alter egos.
Participating downtown businesses included: Balloons and Beyond, Bellezza Cristali’s Hair Salon, Bicycles! Pleasanton, Clover Creek, Fleet Feet, Jewelers Gallery, Murphy’s Paw, Pans on Fire, Prim, Renee Huber State Farm, Salon 645, Serenity Stoneworks, Sincerely Yours, Studio Seven Arts, Towne Center Books and Vision One.
Participating Breweries included: 21st Amendment, Ale Industries, Black Diamond, Buffalo Bill’s, Coney Island, Firestone Walker, Gordon Biersch, Handles Gastropub, High Water, Knee Deep, Lagunitas, Lost Coast, Mendocino Brewing Company, Pleasanton Main Street Brewery and Sierra Nevada.
Check out our photo gallery to see if you recognize anyone you know. Did you attend the brew crawl? What was your costume and what was your favorite brew?
Tell us in the comments section below. Share your pics of the crawl by uploading them to this article.