5th September 2013 – 8th September 2013
Price : €10.00 per day
RDS, Merrion Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
Irish Craft Beer and Cider Festival
IRISH CRAFT BEER AND CIDER FESTIVAL 2013
A celebration of Irish craft brewing, live music and fabulous Irish artisan food stalls. Irelands largest GATHERING of Irish beers & ciders.THE SHOWCASE for over 25 brewers & ciderists, and over 100 festival brews – MANY, available ONLY at fest! Features our, "Cider Sanctuary", Whiskey Corner, and Masterclasses & Interactive sessions with Chef's/Foodies!
-5th September (6pm – 11.30pm)
-6th September (noon – 12.30am)
-7th September (noon – 12.30am)
-8th September (noon – 6pm)
Featuring up to 30 Irish craft breweries, craft cider producers, International guest breweries and a whiskey corner, the festival is expected to attract over 10,000 attendees throughout the weekend. This year, the team is looking forward to showcasing niche brands, new products, as well as providing craft-beer lovers with a unique insight to the Irish craft brewing scene and the opportunity to meet the brewers and taste over 100 different beers, ciders and whiskeys.
The festival will launch its first ever NANO BAR – featuring a selection of Irish micro-breweries (most of whom are brewing only their first beer) forming a collaboration bar. Master classes this year will include food pairing, cooking with craft beer and cider and a whiskey master class
Tickets cost €10 and include a free souvenir glass. Tickets available at the doors and in advance from selected local off-licences craft beer pubs. Selected off-licences and pubs will be announced in August 2013. Pints are €5, glasses €2.50.
The Irish Craft Beer Festival returns to RDS, Dublin from A celebration of Irish craft brewing, live music and fabulous Irish artisan food stalls