This Event Has Passed

Cape Town Festival of Beer 2016

The Cape Town Festival of Beer is considered the most comprehensive festival of beer in the entire Southern Hemisphere. This year it makes its return to Hamilton’s Rugby Club in Green Point from the 25th - 27th of November 2016.

Currently in its 6th year running, The Cape Town Festival of beer is a celebration of the craft beer of local and international. The 2015 exhibit will feature over 20 brands of beers and 60 brewers, with this year promising to be the biggest showcase yet.

Participating brewers include well known stalwarts like Carling Black Label to the exclusive boutique types with a growing populace, Darling Brewery. Visitors can expect to taste the wares of microbreweries, mega brewers, craft brewers, artisans and backyward brewers.

Unbeknownst to many, Cape Town is actually a big producer of beer. From massive producers like SABMiller to the medium scale Newlands Brewery, the smaller-scale craft beers of Boston Brewery and microbrewers like Gallows Hill, Valley Bru or Saggy Stone - Cape Town certainly has it all.

The festival promises great entertainment for beer enthusiasts and connoiseurs. The lineup features a variety of brewers, a variety of delicious and beer, an array of food stalls, music and live rugby on big screens.

Visitors will be able to get thair hands - and lips - on some limited edition beers that have been brewed just for the festival. They will also learn more about the appreciation of artisanal beer and perfect food choices to pair with each brew.

A new addition to the festival experience this year are guided beer tours with veritable experts - visitors will be taken around to meet brewers and sample a variety of beers, watch home brewing demonstrations and participate in blind tastings. There will also be a beer judging competition, beer merchandise for sale, lucky draws, raffles and the world's biggest game of Beer Pong.

The Giant Beer Pong includes 1.5m tall beer cups and soccer balls instead of ping pong balls.

The festival will open gates at 12pm and close at 8pm daily. Private tables available for reservation.

Cape Town Festival of Beer 2016

Please click map for interactive version.


While care has been taken to ensure that information contained on the Sleeping-OUT website is true and correct at the time of publication, changes in circumstances after the time of publication may impact on the accuracy of this information. Sleeping-OUT gives no warranty or assurance, and makes no representation as to the accuracy or reliability of any information or advice contained on the website, or that it is suitable for your intended use. Sleeping-OUT recommends always confirming the details of the event with the organiser before booking accommodation.

Close Likebox
Remind me about this Event
Remind me
before the event


Name (optional)


Email
 
 Subscribe to newsletter
Close Likebox
Great! We'll let you know.
 

Event Details

Type: Food & Wine
Start: 25 Nov 2016 12:00
End: 27 Nov 2016 20:00
Address:
Hamilton’s Rugby Club
1 Stephan Way,
Green Point
Cape Town
South Africa
Tickets:
General:
R 150
Tickets At Door:
Yes

Show Contact Details

Weather Forecast

Accommodation near Cape Town Festival of Beer 2016

503 Cascades
0.2 km

From R1300* unit


Set in the heart of trendy Green Point, Cascades 503 shines with it's beautiful renovations, making it a fun filled place to stay. The apartment is within easy walking distance to the Waterfront, ... More Info

Request a Quote
Adenium Beachfront Apartment
0.3 km

From R443 pps


Combining luxury, sea views and close proximity to the V&A Waterfront and the City Centre. Adenium is the perfect choice for both business and recreational visitors visiting Cape Town. Adenium comp... More Info

Book Now Request a Quote
Mouille Point Studio Apartments
0.3 km

From R1900* unit


Ocean Front Studio Apartments offering luxury accommodation on the Mouille Point “Platinum Mile” with unencumbered views of the Atlantic Ocean and Robben Island. The studios are large and open-plan wi... More Info

Request a Quote
L006 - 110 Westridge
0.3 km

From R1710* unit


L006 – Westridge Studio, Mouille Point, Cape Town –perfectly located for the Soccer, situated opposite the Soccer Stadium with beautiful views of the Metropolitan Golf Course and Atlantic Ocean. Wor... More Info

Request a Quote
Mouille Point Village
0.3 km

From R600 pps

  • ***

Mouille Point Village is ideally situated between the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and the historic Mouille Point Light House in Cape Town, and is within walking distance of the Cape Town Stadium. Mou... More Info

1 Person is currently making an enquiry at this establishment.

Book Now Request a Quote
Mouille Grange Beachfront
0.3 km

From R340 pps


The Mouille Grange Beachfront Apartment in exclusive central Mouille Point (0.5 to 2km from Cape Town & the V&A Waterfront & the 2010 World Cup Soccer Stadium) is 3 storeys high, north-facing, on the ... More Info

1 Person is currently making an enquiry at this establishment.

Book Now Request a Quote
Centurion All Suite 708
0.5 km

From R293 pps

  • Lowest Price Guarantee

The extremely popular The Centurion All-Suite Hotel Holiday Apartment ResortTM in buzzing & upcoming cosmopolitan central Sea Point / Three Anchor Bay (1km to 3km from Cape Town & the V&A Waterfront &... More Info

1 Person is currently making an enquiry at this establishment.

Request a Quote
5 The Apartment
0.5 km

From R1250* unit


Five is a one is a 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment in wonderful Greenpoint, Cape Town (700 sq ft). It's just perfect if you don't want to drive or cab it around too much. It comfortably sleeps two, t... More Info

Book Now Request a Quote
Zia's Accommodation Green Point
0.5 km

From R700* unit

  • ***

one double bedroom with built in cupboards and dresser.Attention to detail.... More Info

Request a Quote
503 Morokani
0.5 km

PARTICIPANT

Get your stay for free!

From R1056* unit

  • Lowest Price Guarantee

This is a beautiful Studio apartment situated in the hub of Green Point, only a short drive to the V and A Waterfront and Cape Town. This upmarket self-catering apartment consists of a double bed,... More Info

Request a Quote
  • 1094 Establishments found