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 …

Craft Beer Kyoto Festa 2017

Craft Beer Kyoto Festa

Kyoto’s best, well in our opinion, craft beer festival takes place on Sunday 14th May and it looks bigger than ever this year. The Craft Beer Festa Kyoto was first started by those lovely people over at Yamaoka Sake Shop and they have managed to outdo themselves this year to get even more breweries to come along. The only problem is that it is …

Japan Brewers’ Cup 2017 in Yokohama, Kanagawa.

Japan Brewers' Cup 2017

The Japan Brewers Cup Festival is an annual event held at Ōsanbashi pier in Kannai, Yokohama. If that place sounds familiar, yes, Japan Brewer’s Cup Festival  is held at the same place as the BeerFes Yokohama event. It is a three-day event; however, unlike the BeerFes Yokohama event, the Japan Brewers Cup Festival is a pay-as-you-go rather than a tasting session event. …

Craftrock Festival 2016 in Shin-Toyasu, Tokyo

Craftrock Festival 2016

Craftrock Festival 2016 is the third event in the annual series that made its debut in 2014. Craftrock Festival 2016 is a one day event held on Saturday 28th May at Shin-Toyosu’s Pit & Magic Beach. The event is organised by the Craft Beer Market range of bars and incorporates a schedule of craft beer and rock music – but you probably guessed …