As event producers slowly begin planning special engagements once again, HDE Agency is proud to announce the inaugural Canacopia as its first post-COVID-19 production. The event will take place Saturday, June 5, 2021, at Eastmark from 12 to 9 p.m., split into two four-hour sessions.
Canacopia is a brand-new event concept that has not been executed anywhere else in the country, celebrating all spirits in a can including craft beer, hard seltzers, wine, and other 21+ beverages. The event will feature 60 canned spirits by 16 different brands including favorites such as Jack Daniels and Don Julio.
The event will take place at Eastmark, the hub for East Valley community entertainment, in the large outdoor park, allowing for space for social distancing and to enjoy the live entertainment and lawn games taking place throughout the event. Attendees can look forward to performances by local favorites throughout the day such as The Hourglass Cats, Jim Bachmann and the Day Drinkers, and Tommy Price and the Stilettos.
The first session of the day will take place from 12 to 4 p.m. The second session will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Blankets, lawn chairs and umbrellas are welcome.
Participating brands include:
- Ketel One Botanical Spritzers
- Tanqueray Canned Cocktails
- Don Julio Canned Margaritas
- Jose Cuervo Canned Margaritas
- Mule 2.0 (Moscow Mule in a can)
- Grand Canyon Spirits in a Can
- Coppola Canned Wine
- Sofia Canned Wine
- High Noon Seltzer
- White Claw Seltzer
- Truly Seltzer
- Huss Brewing Craft Beer
Online presale tickets are $68 until June 4. Tickets purchased at the event will be available for $80 while supplies last. Designated drivers can purchase a ticket that includes water, soft drinks and a snack for $25. All attendees must be over the age of 21.
A portion of proceeds will be donated to Greater Cause Foundation which offers critical funding to a variety of Arizona causes including the Children’s Cancer Dream Network, Military Assistance Mission, 100 Club of Arizona, Salt River Wild Horse Management Group, Matthew’s Crossing Food Bank and Heidi’s Village.
Eastmark is located at 10100 East Ray Rd. in Mesa.
For more information, or to purchase tickets, please visit CanacopiaFest.com.