Hamamatsu Craft Beer Festival

Hamamatsu Craft Beer Festival 浜松クラフトビールフェス

Hamamatsu Craft Beer Festival is a one-day craft beer festival on August 26th from 11:00 to 20:00. There’s going to be 19 breweries at the event with some of them not making attendances at other festivals this year. The event is free to enter but at the time of writing beer prices have not been released. Breweries Attending Hamamatsu Craft Beer Festival …

Ji-Beer Fest Kofu 2018 in Kofu, Yamanashi

Ji-Beer Fest Kofu 2018 Logo

Craft beer, or ji-beer, which best translates to local beer, is celebrated at Ji-Beer Fest Kofu 2018. It’s a week-long festival located at Kofu in Yamanashi, which is home to Outsider Brewing. The previous events have been a big success and aims to increase the awareness and knowledge of beer styles and tastes to the public. Ji-Beer Fest Kofu 2018 starts …

Shizuoka Craft Beer and Whiskey Fair 2018

Shizuoka Craft Beer and Whisky Fair 2018

Shizuoka Craft Beer and Whiskey Fair returns for a fourth year on July 28th and 29th. Held at Shizuoka Community Hall, Shizuoka Craft Beer and Whiskey Fair offers up a selection of craft beer from Shizuoka and its surrounding areas. The Saturday session is from 12:00 to 18:00 while the Sunday session is from 10:30 to 16:30. A book of 10 …

Niigata Craft Beer Festival 2018 in Niigata city, Niigata

The Niigata Craft Beer Festival is almost upon us and is in its seventh year. Held over two days, Saturday 23th and Sunday 24th June, the craft beer festival has over 20 breweries in attendance, making it the biggest one so far. It’s held in Niigata city itself, in Bandajima Art Museum itself. The event is open from 11:00 to 21:00 …

BeerFes Nagoya 2018

BeerFes Nagoya Logo

Spread over two days from Saturday 4th to Sunday 5th August, BeerFes Nagoya is also a fun and relaxed event; just as much as the BeerFes Osaka event is. It’s organised in the same way as other BeerFes events across Japan, such as BeerFes Yokohama and BeerFes Tokyo. The sessions for BeerFes Nagoya are Saturday 4th August has one session on the Saturday, starting at 15:00 …

Snow Monkey Beer Live 2018 in Shiga Kogen, Nagano

Snow Monkey Beer Live

Snow Monkey Beer Live 2018 is an annual event held at Shiga Kogen ski resort in Nagano, Japan. The event takes place over two days, Friday 16th and Saturday 17th March and combines Japanese craft beer, which we love, with music, which we love, with snowboarding and skiing, which we also love, so what is there not to love? If …

Ji-Beer Fest Kofu 2017 in Kofu, Yamanashi

Ji-Beer Fest Kofu 2017

Craft beer, or ji-beer, which best translates to local beer, is celebrated at Ji-Beer Fest Kofu 2017. It’s a week-long festival located at Kofu in Yamanashi, which is home to Outsider Brewing. The previous events have been  big success and aims to increase the awareness and knowledge of beer styles and tastes to the public. Ji-Beer Fest Kofu 2017 starts on Friday …

Niigata Craft Beer Festival 2017 in Niigata city, Niigata

Niigata Craft Beer Festival 2017 in Niigata city, Niigata

The Niigata Craft Beer Festival is almost upon us and is in its sixth year. Held over two days, Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th June, the craft beer festival has over 20 breweries in attendance, making it the biggest one so far. It’s held in Niigata city itself, in Furamachi Mall 5-6 itself. The event is open from 11:00 to 21:00 on …

Gifu Beer Festival 2017 in Gifu

Gifu Beer Festival 2017

The Gifu Beer Festival returns in 2017 and this year it’s a two-day event on Saturday 1st July and Sunday 2nd July, held outside of JR Gifu train station, pretty much the Chubu version of Kanto’s Keyaki Festival it seems. With about 20 breweries attending this year’s event, there is plenty of beer to choose from for a relatively new craft …

Okazaki Craft Beer Festival 2017 in Okazaki, Aichi

Okazaki Craft Beer Festival 2017

Okazaki Craft Beer Festival returns in 2017 and it’s now over two days – Saturday 9th September from 11:00 to 18:00 and Sunday 10th September from 10:00 to 17:00 in Okazaki Tatsumigaoka Hall. Tickets come in four different entry levels: One day ticket for 3 tickets and an original glass for ¥2,500 in advance. One day ticket for 6 tickets and an original glass for ¥3,500 …