2019 Funk n' Sour Fest!

We're pleased to announce the participants for 2019 Funk n' Sour Fest on October 24th!

Funk n' Sour Fest is our opportunity to bring together some of the very best restaurants, wineries, breweries, cideries, and artisanal producers we know for an amazing evening of pairings, sensory excitement, and fun! True to the past, we've created some truly excellent partnerships (listed below). Each team will collaborate to create two food and drink pairings that are not to be missed! This year's event also includes three more restaurant / producer pairs than last year and five wineries!

Aviary with Live Oak Brewing Co.

Better Half with Batch Craft Beer & Kolaches

The Brewer's Table with Red Horn Coffee House & Brewing Co.

Bufalina with Roughhouse Brewing

Comedor with Crowson Wines

Dai Due with St. Elmo Brewing Co.

Figure 8 Coffee

Interstellar BBQ with Oddwood Ales

Jester King Kitchen with Jester King Brewery

Kemuri Tatsu-ya with American Solera

Lenoir with Southold Farm + Cellar

Loca d'oro with ZAFA Wines

Loro with Shacksbury Cider

Mum Foods with La Cruz de Comal Wines

Pure Luck Dairy with Lightsome Wines

Salt & Time with The Austin Shaker

Sour Duck with The ABGB

Soursop with Texas Keeper Cider

Tickets go on sale on Friday, September 20th at Noon CST via this link:


Tickets are $100 (plus Universe fee) and are all inclusive. 250 tickets are available. Guests are free to experience the pairings as many times as they'd like in a relaxed atmosphere with live instrumental music. We'll announce the pairings closer to the event date. On top of the memorable experience, guests will receive a custom 2019 Funk n' Sour Fest glass. The welcome reception will begin at 6pm, and the event opens at 7pm. We're also happy to say that our own Jester King Kitchen will be one of the participating restaurants!

This year, we'll also pleased to offer a shuttle option for guests from Austin. The shuttle bus will depart and return from our friends at St. Elmo Brewing Co. Here's the shuttle schedule:

Shuttle No. 1 -- Depart St. Elmo 5:30pm, Arrive Jester King 6:00pm / Depart Jester King 9:30pm, Arrive St. Elmo 10:00pm

Shuttle No. 2 -- Depart St. Elmo 6:30pm, Arrive Jester King 7:00pm / Depart Jester King 10:30pm, Arrive St. Elmo 11:00pm

Each shuttle has 24 seats (48 total). The shuttle bus option is $35 per person and can be added to your ticket to Funk n' Sour Fest.

We hope you'll join us for 2019 Funk n' Sour Fest!