They came for the beer; the baseball was a bonus.
The inaugural Beerfest at Petco Park on Friday evening was a smashing success. With 21 breweries offering their craft beers at the Park at the Park, the Padres started a new tradition that is bound to last longer than a good pale ale.
Usually Saturday is the team's biggest attendance night, but this week, more tickets were sold for Friday's beer bonanza. It just goes to proves that beer tastes better at the ballpark!