Beer festivals.

Continue to collect annual information about European beer festivals. The list is only beginning to emerge, so if You have information about interesting beer events in 2015, please let me know for inclusion in a list of beer festivals.

Let’s begin the review.

1)Brugge Beer Festival. Belgium

February 7-8,


75 Belgian Breweries and over 300 brands of Belgian beer waiting for your tasting in one of the most beautiful cities in the world – Bruges.

More than 300 British and foreign Beers, cider and Perry. An excellent start to the festival season from CAMRA.

4) Tabor Beer Fest – Slavnosti Piva. Czech Republic

16-21 February


Hotel Palcat in Tabor once again hospitably opens its doors to us for the oldest beer festival in the Czech Republic. Brewers from all over the Czech Republic, Europe and even Asia ready to give us their news and familiar beer specialties. Besides, we will beer competition in all categories of Czech beer.

5)Barcelona Beer Festival. Spain

13-15 March


The Spaniards are trying to grasp the trend of craft beer and the fourth beer festival, another attempt. Will see what happens against Spain.

6)Strong Beer Festival – Of Starkbierzeit. Germany

March 19,


March Beer fest from the legendary Bavarian Paulaner offers a month to drink a special beer, opening a fresh beer season 2015 In the course of the month. Löwenbräu picks up a beer relay and continues to pour out their beer specialties.

7) Zythos Beer Festival. Belgium

25 – 26 April

Brabant (Leuven)

Belgian town Brabanthal (Leuven), offers its own version of the beer festival, do not hesitate to call it the biggest beer festival in Belgium! There is a reason to check if it actually is.

Beer festival in Riga has become a traditional place, where all Latvian Breweries, both small and large.

12) Žižkovské pivobrani — the craft brewers Festival on the Žižkov. Czech Republic

June 5-6,


The craft brewers festival on the Zizkov, held in the Park Parukarka and officially called “Žižkovské pivobrani”. Lots of beer and Czech groups, plus indescribable native atmosphere of Parukarka. Highly recommend!

13) Festival minipivovarů na Pražském hradě. Czech Republic

June 13-16,


A new tourist attraction in the heart of Prague castle. Royal Park, near the Summer Palace of Queen Anne, became the basis for six dozen Breweries from all corners of the Czech Republic.

14)na Pivo Náplavce. Prague

On June 19-20,

Pleasant beer festival on the waterfront of the Vltava river in Central Prague. One of the reports on the visits to the festival, here

15)Buda Castle Beer Festival. Hungary

12-15 June


Participants berpesta announced about 200 Breweries, from giants like Heineken, to medium and craft Breweries from Germany, Czech Republic and Belgium. The beer festival will take place at the Royal Palace

16) Birofilia Festival. Poland

15-16 June


Small Polish town of żywiec, located not so far from Krakow, with 2010 offers beer aficionados around the world to join the crowd of homebrewers. As part of this Polish fest will be a home brewing contest to determine the best representatives of their styles. In addition, the festival programme features show brewing training

17) Great Middle Europe Beer Festival. Slovenia

18) Derby Beer Festival. England

July 2015


One of the festivals of the British organization for real ale CAMRA, with Laskovyj Ales and folk festivals.

19) Farsons Great Beer Festival. Malta

26 July – 4 August


You should not expect special revelations beer on Maltese beer fest, but what else to do on the island?

24 – 29 July


Boats on the river Regen, fireworks, fountains and of course beer on Palestinehe. What else is needed for happiness in the Bavarian forest?

21) Annafest. Germany

July 24 — August 3,


One of the best folk festivals in Germany. Dedicated to our favorite Franconian traditions and of course, kellerbier. Highly recommend Annafest to visit.

23) Great British Beer Festival. England

24) Gäubodenvolksfest. Germany

7 – 17 August


Second in popularity after the Oktoberfest beer festival in Bavaria. Here is the same script. Tents, lederhosen, music and intoxicating beer in the beautiful Bavarian forest.

25) Syystober. Finland.

August 20-22,


In the framework of the festival “the Delicacies of Finland” will be a beer party, called Coustomer, which is organised by the local Association of microbreweries.

26) Žatecká Dočesná ( Žatec Hops Festival). Czech Republic

5 – 6 September (date not fixed)


Zatec is a city where beer feels like home and the centre region, famous for the world’s most popular aromatic hops jaeckin. Breweries from all over the Czech Republic and a lot of interesting beer, waiting for beer lovers from around the world.

27)Belgian Beer Weekend. Belgium

6-8 September (date not fixed)


The most representative and pretentious beer festival Belgium. In the Central square of Brussels, your beer will represent the brewery from Flanders, Wallonia and Luxembourg.

28)Cantillon Zwanze Day. Belgium

20 September 2015 (date not approved)


Legendary Belgian brewery Cantillon, invites you to an open day. If you like Geza and a lambic, then you definitely at Cantillon.

29)International Hop and Beer Festival. Belgium

19 – 21 September (date not fixed)


The Belgian region of Poperinge, known for its hops, with the same name. Naturally, the whole celebration takes place on hopped events: the election of the Queen of Hops, stories about hops and beer, and beer drinking.

30)Slunce ve skle. Czech Republic

20 September (date not approved)


The sun in the glass, is considered the most representative festival of Czech microbreweries. Festival held at the brewery Purkmistr and is the leader of the new wave of modern Czech brewing. The most progressive Czech brewery with the most original Czech beer. We strongly recommend visiting!

31) Pilsner Fest. Czech Republic

October 5, (date approved)


Home of the most popular beer in the world, will shake from music teams from all over the Czech Republic and the legendary Pilsner Urquell. Birthday best beer in the world, cheers friends!

32) Cannstatt Volksfest. Germany

25 September — October 11,


Oktoberfest in stupartska style. Of course for many people, this fest is not up to Munich, but the number of fun and drive certainly not far behind.

33) At The Great American Beer Festival. USA

2 – 4 October (date not approved)


The most significant and representative beer event for American brewers. More than 2,000 Beers from craft Breweries from across the United States.

34) Oktoberfest. Germany

19 September – 4 October


Wedding celebration of Bavarian king will be celebrated this year. Wikisite their lederhosen and get ready for the hottest in the world beer party. Oktoberfest forever.

35) Zurich Oktoberfest. Switzerland

12 October – 10 November (dates not fixed)


If you fail at the Munich Oktoberfest, Zurich can offer you a decent equivalent under traditional Bavarian music, food and beer.

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