About the Boulder Craft Beer Festival

Don’t miss the 6th Annual Boulder Craft Beer Festival (August 24, 2019, 1-5 pm). The event brings together the best craft breweries and a handful of local cideries from Boulder County and beyond for a tasting festival, offering attendees samples of the best beer on the Front Range. The festival includes music, lawn games, yoga, and food for purchase. A limited number of tickets are available, and the event sold out in its first five years, so get yours today!

Attendees will be able to sample beer from more than 30 breweries (click here to view the full line-up) while enjoying live music with the high-energy, genre blending bluegrass tunes of Part and Parcel (12:30 – 2:30 pm) and the sultry alt-Americana band Foxfeather (3:00 – 5:00 pm). A number of local food trucks will be participating in the festival with food for purchase onsite at the event.

Make sure to stop by The ShutterBus to take free photos with your friends.There will also be free lawn games available for attendees including ping-pong, corn hole and more.

The $35 per person General Admission ticket includes:
Ticket price increases to $45 the day of the event, if available

  • Commemorative tasting glass
  • Unlimited beer samples*

The $50 per person VIP ticket includes:
Ticket price will increase to $60 the day of the event, if available

  • Commemorative tasting glass
  • Unlimited beer samples*
  • Specialty VIP only beer samples from participating breweries
  • VIP early access (check-in at 11:30 am, beer starts pouring at 12 pm)
  • Limited edition insulated water bottle

The $10 per person Designated Driver ticket includes:
Designated Driver tickets will not be available the day of the event

  • Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages
  • Food voucher good for $10 at any of the food vendors at the event

A limited number of GA and DD tickets are available that include a pre-event Yoga class that will take place just south of the event site in North Boulder Park near event check-in. These attendees may check-in beginning at 11:30 am and the Yoga class starts at Noon. Yoga attendees should bring their own yoga mats if desired.

Ticket holders must be 21 years of age and older to purchase General Admission and VIP tickets. All ticket holders must present a valid photo ID at Event Check-In. No one will be admitted to the event without a valid photo ID.

The Downtown Boulder Partnership (DBP), formerly Downtown Boulder, Inc., is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of downtown as the heart of the greater Boulder community. As the umbrella organization for the Downtown Boulder Business Improvement District (BID) and the Downtown Boulder Foundation (DBF), the Partnership works tirelessly to make our downtown a national model of success.

The Downtown Boulder Foundation is a charitable 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to maintaining downtown Boulder as the heart and soul of our community. Our staff and volunteers produce over two dozen annual events focused on arts, culture, family entertainment and supporting local business. From fine arts to free concerts on the Pearl Street Mall, DBF events draw nearly 250,000 people downtown every year. We also support other community events that enhance downtown including the Boulder International Film Festival, the Pearl Street Stampedes and the Adventure Film Festival.

*Downtown Boulder Partnership (DBP) and our participating breweries reserve the right to refuse alcohol service to any visibly intoxicated persons, tickets will not be refunded.