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2021 Canberra Craft Beer & Cider Festival

2021 Canberra Craft Beer & Cider Festival

11:00am, Sat 20 March, 2021
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A day where beer & cider enthusiasts can enjoy a broad range of craft offerings

Canberra Craft Beer and Cider Festival is committed to heritage whilst paving the way for innovation in the Brewing industry. This is achieved every year by inviting the best breweries to exhibit their wares in the ideal surrounds of Mercure Canberra & Batman St. With ever growing interest, thanks to the participation of great exhibiting partners and punters alike.

TICKETS - General Admission - $20 per entry + processing fee 

Final Release/On the day: $30 per entry + processing fee (available on Saturday 20th March, ONLINE ONLY)

Tickets includes entry into the festival, access to 40+ of the best local & interstate craft breweries, gourmet food vendors, live music, and other festival activities. Any food or beverages are to be purchased within the festival

Children under 18 years old are free of charge.

SESSIONS: Session 1: 11am-2pm & Session 2: 3-6pm

TASTINGS Available: 

150ml taster below 6.5% ABV : $4 each
150ml taster 6.5% ABV and above: $6 each

CASHLESS EVENT: The event is cashless with the simple tap-and-go Square system. Simply bring your credit or debit card to tap away at any of the brewer or food stalls. Easy peasy!

DONATION: All donations made prior to the day and on the day will be donated to Rise Above, supporting Canberra & Surrounding region Cancer patients and family.


  • Live band to be announced
  • Try up to 250 beers and ciders 
  • Guest Speakers
  • Expression Sessions
  • Gourmet Food
  • Charity raffle with great prizes, all proceeds donated to Rise Above.
  • Jumping castle & face painting for the kids

So bring your smile and your appetite for great craft beer and cider.

COVID-19 important notice - Any interaction with the general public poses an elevated risk of being exposed to COVID-19. Canberra Craft Beer & Cider Festival encourages you to follow our safety policies, as well as local laws and restrictions. 


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