Edinburgh is set to host Scotland’s first global craft beer gathering, a global gathering of beer producers and enthusiasts alike.
Over thirty internationally renowned brewers will fly in from around the world to participate in Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival; kicking off on the May bank holiday weekend, Friday 26th May – Sunday 28th at The Biscuit Factory in Leith. These include Lervig, Firestone Walker, Dugges, Beerlbiotek, Pohjala and Yeastie Boys.
Completing the line-up, is an all-star selection of Scottish and English craft breweries, including from England, Beavertown, Kernel, Thornbridge, Magic Rock, and Northern Monk. From Scotland Tempest,BrewDog, Pilot, and Fallen will be showcasing their beers.
200 beers will also be available to try including new-to-market brews, cult classics and festival specials. Scottish street food will also be available at the event, along with headline DJ sets.
Friday 26th – 18:00 – 23:00
Saturday 27th – 11:30 – 16:30
Saturday 27th – 18:00 – 23:00
Sunday 28th – 12:00 – 17:00
Tickets are £38.50, (available via the website) which also includes a souvenir glass and unlimited 100ml tasters of beer.