Chill out in the beautifully shady North Gardens Ballarat, savour over 200 beers and ciders, world class wines and great live music.
About this Event
This summer sees the return of the Ballarat Beer Festival as we showcase over two hundred of Australia’s finest craft beers.
Come along, kick back under Ballarat’s summery skies beneath the shady trees of the North Gardens as you sample, sip and savour your way to craft beervana.
This year there will be fun aplenty as we raise the stakes on entertainment.
We promise a few surprising activities for kids and adults alike. Stay tuned for future announcements.
Wander the Boulevards of Beers and find your favourite brew.
Wend your way towards the award winning wineries
Educate yourself as you learn the fine art of matching your favourite beer with food and learn the brewing process.
Not big on beer or cider? Not to worry. For the first time ever, we are featuring some of the finest award winning regional wines around. Naturally, a range of tasty non-alcohol drinks will be available.
A cavalcade of food trucks with global cuisines in the Hawkers Beer Garden will offer the opportunity to fuel up and discover new exciting flavours and dishes.
No festival is complete without music. That’s why we’ve invited a line-up of independent artists to play throughout the day, providing the perfect soundtrack to your day.