Great news beer fans! There are plenty of Beer Events and Festivals coming up (And yes, I list them in date order)! If you’d like to submit your event, email email@example.com
International Great Beer Expo – Jan 31
The biggest names in international brewing will gather at the Meadowlands Exposition Center at Harmon Meadow, 355 Plaza Dr Secaucus, NJ for the fourth annual International Great Beer Expo. This international beer tasting extravaganza will showcase more than 50 breweries from across the globe, each providing samples of their country’s proudest brewing achievement. Your admission ticket includes beer sampling, souvenir tasting glass, and admission to the beer seminars. Shoulder to shoulder with some of America’s best breweries, will be amazing breweries from Japan, Germany, France, Belgium, Italy, Ireland, Mexico, Austria, Nicaragua, Thailand, Poland, New Zealand, Indonesia, Sweden, China, and others.
Date: January 31st, 2015; 2 Sessions
Address: Meadowlands Expo Center; 355 Plaza Dr, Secaucus, NJ
Cost: $42 – $55, $10 DD ticket. On sale soon!
Asbury Park Beer Fest - Feb 21 & 22
The Asbury Park Beerfest, presented by 95.9 FM WRAT Radio and the Asbury Park Boardwalk, is sure to be a beer lovers paradise, featuring “craft” beers from all over the world as well as ciders and iconic retro beers. Participants can also enter beer sports, such as “Masskrugstemmen” (a beer-stein-holding contest) and 95.9 FM WRAT Radio will be also have on-air talent present and will be broadcasting live for an exceptionally good time. Great beer, great food and so much more.
Dates: Saturday, Feb. 21 (12 – 4pm and 6 -10 p.m.) & Sunday, Feb. 22 (12 – 4pm), 2015
Address:Convention Hall; 300 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ
Cost:$37.50 in advance, $42 at the door, $10 for designated drivers. Get Tickets HERE
The Big Brew Beer Festival will be held on Saturday, February 21, 2014 at The Morristown Armory; 430 Western Ave, Morristown, NJ. This event features 200+ Craft Beers, 10 Casks in VIP and great food from 4 area restaurants including Morris Tap & Grill and Nicole’s Ten. UNLIMITED TASTINGS! This is a perfect opportunity for beer aficionados and beer lovers to meet, hang out, discover new beers and speak to brewery representatives.
Date: Saturday, February 21st, 2015
Address: The Morristown Armory; 430 Western Ave, Morristown, NJ
Cost: GA $60, VIP $85 at door, $10 DD
$10 off with the code NJISNTBORING
You can also get more information on their Facebook and Twitter @BigBrewBeerFest
AC Beer and Music Festival - March 20 & 21
The focus of The Atlantic City Beer Festival is the promotion of craft beers and the brewers that create them. This event is the perfect opportunity for beer aficionados, beer lovers and the casual beer drinker to speak to company representatives and brewers responsible for some of their favorite brews. And it’s an opportunity to discover and taste new brews and special “limited release” beers and ales.
Dates: March 20th & 21st, 2015
Address: AC Convention Center; 1 Miss America Way; Atlantic City, NJ
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Beers on the Boards – March 28
Date: Saturday, March 28th; 12:30pm to 9:30pm (2 sessions)
Address: Martells Tiki Bar; 308-310 Point Pleasant Boardwalk, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
Cost: $55 GA, $25 DD. Get Tickets Here
Garden State Brew Fest - May 15
The Garden State Brewfest returns for its 4th year to Mt. Carmel Fairgrounds in Berkeley Heights, NJ on Saturday May 15th . Once again New Jersey’s largest outdoor beer festival will highlight over 30 local brewers hailing from NJ, NY and PA. A
Date: Saturday, May 15th, 2015
Address: Mt. Carmel Society Fairgrounds; 56 River Road, Berkeley Heights, NJ
BBQ & Craft Beer Festival @ Monmouth Park Race Track – Sept 5 – 7
Labor Day weekend brings the last great celebration of summer so plan to indulge your foodie passions at the BBQ & Craft Beer Fest. Come early and enjoy a full day of feasting on slow-cooked, smokin’ good offering from the area’s best BBQ restaurants and competitive teams plus craft beers, crafters, vendors, entertainment and activities for the kids plus thrilling thoroughbred racing.
Dates: September 5th – 7th, 2015
Address: Monmouth Park Racetrack; 175 Oceanport Ave., Oceanport, NJ
Annual Oktoberfest – Oct 4
Our annual Oktoberfest is held outdoors in our parking lot at Restaurant Village and attracts a huge crowd from NY, NJ, and beyond. Historic Long Valley is also known as German Village. Our German food and craft beers make this event a must! Live music, fun for the kids, and delicious food and beer are all you need on a beautiful fall day. Rain Date Sunday October 11.
Date: October 4th, 2015
Address: Restaurant Village at Long Valley; 1 Fairmount Rd., Long Valley, NJ
Sea Isle Craft Beer and Rock Festival – May TBD
Brew at the Zoo – June TBD
Cape May Craft Beer & Crab Festival – August TBD
MGK Brew Blast – September TBD