Craft Beer Shinshu 2018 in Takadanobaba, Tokyo

Craft Beer Shinshu 2018 クラフトビール新酒解禁祭り2018

A new craft beer event for Tokyo is Craft Beer Shinshu, held in Belle Salle Takadanobaba in Tokyo. On from 28th April to 6th May, it’s a 9 day event with over 30 craft beer breweries from across Japan.It’s being held to celebrate craft beer and has over 30 breweries with 120+ beers on tap. From 28th April to 5th May, the event is on from 11:00 to 21:00, while on the 6th May it’s on from 11:00 to 18:00 and entry is free.

Breweries Attending Craft Beer Shinshu 2018

Japanese breweries in attendance

  • TY Harbor (Tokyo)
  • Kibidote Beer (Okayama)
  • Doppo Beer (Okayama)
  • Kagoya Beer (Tokyo)
  • Shinjuku Beer Brewing (Tokyo)
  • North Island Beer (Hokkaido)
  • Outsider Brewing (Yamanashi)
  • Yakurai Beer (Miyagi)
  • Kokage Beer (Karuizawa)
  • Ebina Beer (Kanagawa)
  • 10 Ants Brewing (Tokyo)

Foreign breweries in attendance

  • Fuggles & Warrior

Tickets for Craft Beer Shinshu 2018

  • Original beer glass (200ml) – 400 yen in advance or 500 yen on the day
  • Original beer glass (200ml) + food / beer ticker – 1,000 yen in advance or 1300 yen on the day

Craft Beer Shinshu 2018 Details

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How to Get to Craft Beer Shinshu 2018

The closest station to Belle Salle Takadanobaba is JR Takadanobaba on the JR Yamanote line or Nishi-Waseda on the Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line.

Directions from JR Takadanobaba

Directions from Nishi-Waseda

About the Author


Been drinking beer since longer than I can remember. You can find me in a bar, on the slopes, or doing DIY. I enjoy porters, imperial porters, golden ales, and amber / viennas.

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