Tails and Ales, held this past Saturday at the New Orleans Fairgrounds Race Track, confirmed what we already knew: Abita knows how to throw a party! With beers from around the world and ostriches racing through the rain, it was an international celebration of libations with a uniquely Nola flair. With 75 beers for the tasting, Tails and Ales-goers proved that even though they might not be able to run as fast as the camels they watched, they could certainly drink like them.
Anna Shults is associate editor for NolaVie.
Chuck Williams is an event photographer for NolaVie.