Presented by North County Arts Project, the 3rd Annual Hwy 78 Festiv(ALE), a craft beer tasting festival showcasing North County breweries, will be held on Sunday, April 12 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Williams Barn at Walnut Grove Park. Featured breweries are Aztec, Bagby Beer, Barrel Harbor, Booze Brothers, Dos Desperados, Latitude 33, Lost Abbey, Stumblefoot, and Wavelength, with more to come soon!

Gourmet food trucks, Devilicious and The Organic Truck, will be onsite. New this year is live music provided by The Blue Moonies, North County Lumber Truck, and Ocelot.

Pre-sale tickets are $20 per person, which includes 10 tastes and a souvenir cup. Food will be available for purchase. Festival is 21 and up only, and a valid photo identification is required. All net proceeds benefit music and arts education in North County. For more information visit Tickets on sale now at