Following on from a huge inaugural event in 2020, New Zealand’s favourite craft beer festival returns to Hamilton for the sensational second instalment, arriving in the Mighty Waikato on Saturday 13 March 2021.
Join us at Claudelands Events Centre for a day dedicated to the celebration of our love affair with the amber nectar! More than 35 craft breweries and cider producers will be pouring unique and inspired tipples that showcase the diversity of the booming craft beer industry – featuring more than 300 different brews!
Compliment the brews with a delectable selection of meals and snacks from Hamilton’s hometown-favourite foodies.
With dozens of interactive workshops and beer tasting seminars - plus an awesome lineup of great Kiwi artists on the Music Stage, the Great Kiwi Beer Festival is a day dedicated to great craft beers, good mates and fun in the sun.
The Great Kiwi Beer Festival’s VIP Experience presents unrivalled flavour, palate twisting, hop-forward brews and a relaxed indoor-outdoor experience.
Sit back and relax in the exclusive VIP Area and be treated to big gourmet flavours prepared right in front of you! Alongside the cuisine, you can enjoy dozens of premium craft beer, ciders, wine and non-alcoholic options on tap throughout the day to provide the flavour refresh from many of the onsite breweries.
Tickets on-sale now!