Thank you to everyone for making the 3rd Annual Virginia Craft Brewers Fest a success. We hope to see you at next year’s event on August 21st, 2015! Tickets go on sale July 1, 2015.

The 3rd Annual Virginia Craft Brewers Fest

Looking for the perfect way to wrap up Virginia Craft Beer month? Then join us at the 3rd annual Virginia Craft Brewers Fest on Saturday, August 23rd!

Thousands of craft beer lovers from Virginia and surrounding states will be descending on the Devils Backbone Basecamp for the 3rd annual Virginia Craft Brewers Fest to celebrate Virginia’s amazing craft beer industry.

A wide variety of beer styles from more than 50 breweries across Virginia are available for tasting — including a few sneak peeks of upcoming beers from your favorite Virginia Craft Breweries.

Located 35 minutes southwest from Charlottesville, in Virginia’s scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, the Devils Backbone Basecamp in Nelson County is easily accessible from I-64 and Rt. 29.

Last year’s Virginia Craft Brewers Fest sold out before the event, so buy your tickets today!

If you love great craft beer, this is an event you should not miss!

The Virginia Craft Brewers Cup Showcases the Best Craft Beer made in Virginia.

Virginia is the only state to feature a competition between its craft breweries. The Virginia Craft Brewers Cup is awarded to the highest ranking beer in each style category.

The criteria for judging is based on the Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) rulings. Winners will be announced during the festival. For 2014, we have 222 craft beers entered for the judges to review.

If you missed last year’s Craft Brewers Festival, there were more than 131 entries entered in 14 categories.Click here for the list of the best Virginia beers from 2013.

Not Your Standard Festival Cuisine

What’s better with great Virginia craft beer than some of Central Virginia’s best food trucks? South Fork Southern Cuisine, Morsel Compass, The Big CheeseBlue Ridge Pizza Company, The Pie Guy, and Blue Ridge Kettle Korn will be offering delicious bites to satisfy your appetite at the Virginia Craft Beer Fest.

Camping, Glamping and RV’s.

The Devils Backbone basecamp has overnight space for your tent or RV. If you are looking for something a bit different, try our glamping options – we have a limited supply of solid ground shelter tents options available.

Buy your tickets for the campground here.