Tochigi Craft Beer Festival 2017 in Utsunomiya, Tochigi

Tochigi Craft Beer Festival 2017

Tochigi Beer Festa 2016 is an annual craft beer festival held in Utsunomiya, Tochigi, now in its ninth year. It’s located at Orion square, which is about a 5-minute walk from Tobu-Utsunomiya station, and about 20 minutes from JR Utsunomiya station. In 2017, the event is held from Friday 21st July to Sunday 23rd July. On the Friday, the event will be held from 15:00 to 21:00; the Saturday will be from 11:00 to 21:00, and the final day, Sunday, will be from 11:00 to 17:00. However, in the event of heavy rain or strong winds, the event will be cancelled so plus check on the day if the event is on.

Tickets for the event are expected to be a pay-as-you-drink, though at the time of writing, there hasn’t been an announcement.

Breweries Confirmed for Tochigi Beer Festa 2017

So far, no breweries besides the following have been confirmed.

Tochigi Beer Festa 2017 Details

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How to Get to Tochigi Beer Festa 2017

The closest station to Orion Square is Tobu-Utsunomiya station. Take the east exit from the station, and Orion square is about a five minute walk. From JR Utsunomiya station, it’s about 20 minutes along Chuo-dori.

Directions from Tobu-Utsunomiya Station
Directions from JR Utsunomiya
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