Menu

Primary Menu

Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival

October 19, 2019 to October 20, 2019

Location

On the beach at 30th Street
Alcohol available for purchase
Food Vendors
No Pets Allowed

Due to inclement weather, the Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival is cancelled for today, October 20. If you purchased tickets online, you will automatically be refunded. If you purchased at the Virginia Beach Visitor Information Center, you can receive your refund at the IMGoing office at 4500 Holland Office Park, Suite 318 Virginia Beach, VA 23452 Monday-Friday from 10am-6pm.

More than 60 craft beers from more than 30 breweries will be available for sampling at the Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival scheduled for Saturday October 19 and Sunday October 20 from 2 pm to 6 pm each day. Tickets include unlimited sampling, a commemorative cup and live music. Festival is held under an Octoberfest-style tent ON THE BEACH at 30th Street along the Virginia Beach Oceanfront.

Harvest style brews and time-honored favorites will be available from these Breweries*:


Alewerks Brewing Company

Back Bay Brewing

The Bold Mariner Brewing Company

Bold Rock Hard Cider

Cape Charles Brewing Company

Center Of The Universe Brewing

Commonwealth Brewing Company

Devils Backbone Brewing Company

The Duck-Rabbit Craft Brewery

Elysian Brewing

Founders Brewing Co.

Golden Road Brewing

Goose Island

Heavy Seas Beer

Kona Brewing Company

Lagunitas Brewing Co.


The Original Larry's Hard 
Lemonade Brewing Co.

Legend Brewing Company

McKenzie’s Hard Cider

New Belgium Brewing

New Holland Brewing Co.

New Realm Brewing

O'Connor Brewing Co.

Sly Clyde Ciderworks

Smartmouth Beer

Southern Tier Brewing Co.

The St. George Brewing Company

Starr Hill Brewery

SweetWater Brewing Company

Victory Beer

Wicked Weed Brewing

Young Veterans Brewing Company

*Brewery list is subject to change.

Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival is the only craft beer sampling event held on the beach at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. Enjoy this special waterfront view along the surf with your toes in the sand or socialize at the live music stage under the oversized Octoberfest-style tent. Food and non-alcoholic beverage vendors will be featured at the festival and the Virginia Beach oceanfront is home to dozens of world-class restaurants.

Along with the 3-mile boardwalk, Virginia Beach is home to exciting attractions and activities including Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center and some of the most scenic holes of golf on the East Coast.

Proceeds support the Virginia Legends Walk.

 

Event Schedule

Saturday October 19
1:00 pm Festival Box Office Opens
2:00 pm Festival Gate Opens. Sampling and food sales begin.
2:15 pm Live Music from Mother Goose begins
5:45 pm Sampling ends
6:00 pm Festival ends

Sunday October 20
1:00 pm Festival Box Office Opens
2:00 pm Festival Gate Opens. Sampling and food sales begin.
2:15 pm Live Music from Roebuck begins
5:45 pm Sampling ends
6:00 pm Festival ends

Event schedule is subject to change.

 

CRAFT BEER FEST TICKET INFO

Sampling admission ticket or Designated Driver ticket is required for entry. Children 12 and younger are free with paying adult. A Designated Driver ticket is required for guests 13 and older.

 Buy Tickets

Saturday Sampling Ticket

- $30: available in advance until Oct 13 at ticketmaster.com. Service fees apply. Also available at Virginia Beach Visitor Information Center, 2100 Parks Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 (757-385-7873). Open daily from 9 am to 5 pm. $2 service fee applies. Cash or check only.
- $35: available in advance from Oct 14 to Oct 18 at ticketmaster.com. Service fees apply. Also available at Virginia Beach Visitor Information Center, 2100 Parks Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 (757-385-7873). Open daily from 9 am to 5 pm. $2 service fee applies. Cash or check only.
- $40: available at the Festival Box Office on Saturday. Tickets may not be available at Box Office due to advance sales demand.

Designated Driver ticket

- $15: available exclusively at the Box Office.

Sunday Sampling Ticket

- $25: available in advance until Oct 13 at ticketmaster.com. Service fees apply. Also available at Virginia Beach Visitor Information Center, 2100 Parks Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 (757-385-7873). Open daily from 9 am to 5 pm. $2 service fee applies. Cash or check only.
- $30: available in advance from Oct 14 to Oct 18 at ticketmaster.com. Service fees apply. Also available at Virginia Beach Visitor Information Center, 2100 Parks Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 (757-385-7873). Open daily from 9 am to 5 pm. $2 service fee applies. Cash or check only.
- $35: available at the Festival Box Office on Sunday. Tickets may not be available at Box Office due to advance sales demand.

Designated Driver ticket

- $15: available exclusively at the Box Office.

Know Before You Go

  • Tickets are subject to availability.
  • Limit of 8 tickets per purchase.
  • No refunds on tickets purchased.
  • Picnic baskets are welcome.
  • Festival is held outdoors rain or shine. Festival may be suspended or postponed due to severe weather or in case of a severe weather forecast.
  • No alcohol or glass may be brought into the Festival.
  • Persons must be at least 21 years of age with a valid photo ID to purchase and/or consume alcoholic beverages.
  • Chairs are prohibited. Beach blankets are welcome outside of the sampling area.
  • No animals allowed inside Festival. Service Animals are permitted.
  • For the safety of all, Event Security may screen persons entering the Festival.
  • Festival guests may be photographed and videotaped for future promotional use.
  • These regulations do not alter or change State or City laws in any manner and guests are subject to all applicable State or City laws.
  • For parking info, please visit http://bit.ly/2kTXLR9
  • For more resort info, please visit www.visitvirginiabeach.com

 

Parking is conveniently located in the 31st Street Municipal Garage

209 30th Street

Virginia Beach, VA 23451

Click for details: http://bit.ly/2kTXLR9

     
 
 

 

 
       

Website Design by