Tokushima Craft Beer Festa 2018 in Tokushima

Tokushima Craft Beer Festa 2018

Tokushima Craft Beer Festa 2018 is a new event for 2018 and is held in Aibahama Park in Tokushima city for three days of drinking. It’s held from 18th May to 20th May and is open from 17:00 to 20:30 on 18th, 10:00 – 20:30 on the 19th, and 10:00 to 19:30 on the 20th. Tickets cost ¥2,900 in advance (¥3,000 …

Ji-Beer Fest Daisen 2018 in Yonago, Tottori

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Ji-BeerFest Daisen 2018 is the eighth iteration of the event, held at the base of Mount Daisen in Tottori, which is also home to the Daisen G Beer Company. It’s held on Saturday 10th June from 11:00 to 21:00 and Sunday 12th June from 10:00 to 16:00, regardless of the weather. The site also offers camping for free though the …

Okayama Beer Festa 2018 in Okayama

Okayama Beer Festa 2018 is a three day beer festival held from 25th May to the 27th May at Shimoishii Park, near Okayama Station. This year’s event features over 20 breweries from across Japan and costs ¥3,400 in advance, and ¥3,800 on the day. For this, you get 20 sample tickets, though the breweries themselves can choose how many tickets each beer …

Sapporo Craft Beer Forest 2018 in Sapporo, Hokkaido

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In its sixth year, Sapporo Craft Beer Forest 2018 encompasses nature and craft beer with it being held at Sapporo Ban Kei ski slope though this year the dates are July Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th. Tickets for Sapporo Craft Beer Forest 2018 cost ¥3,000 and include six drink tickets, some original goods that are more than likely going to include a glass, and …

BeerFes Nagoya 2018

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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 …

BeerFes Osaka 2018

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BeerFes moves down to the Kansai region in Osaka for a weekend for more beer and festivities in Osaka. Spread over three days from Friday 13th July to Sunday 15th July, BeerFes Osaka is also a fun and relaxed event; much more so than the Kanto versions. It’s organised in the same way as other BeerFes events across Japan, such as BeerFes Yokohama and …

BeerFes Yokohama 2018

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Yokohama gets its one BeerFes this year in September when the Great Japan Beer Festival, aka BeerFes Yokohama, returns for three-day drinking. Held at Osanbashi Yokohama International Passenger Terminal, BeerFes Yokohama Autumn is held from the 15th September to the 17th September and has breweries from Japan, with some import beers also on sale. BeerFes Yokohama is open from the later …

BeerFes Tokyo 2018

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As soon as one BeerFes finishes, you’ve got one more coming up with BeerFes Tokyo, at The Garden Hall in Yebisu Garden Place in Tokyo, best known for being the main location to drink Ebisu beers. It’s also the original and oldest BeerFes, having started out in 1998. Held over two days from Saturday 2nd June to Sunday 3rd June, …

Furusato Matsuri Tokyo 2018

In its 10th year now, Furusato Matsuri Tokyo offers up a wide range of delicacies from across Japan, which also includes craft beer. It’s held from January 12th until January 21st in the Tokyo Dome, so come rain or shine, you’ll stay dry and warm inside. The weekends are busy though so it’s not a bad idea to go along during …

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 …