The 4th Annual Virginia Craft Brewers Fest

Thousands of craft beer lovers from Virginia and surrounding states will be descending on the Devils Backbone Basecamp Brewpub & Meadows for the 4th annual Virginia Craft Brewers Fest to celebrate Virginia’s amazing craft beer industry.

With more than 60 breweries from across Virginia ready to serve tastings from 2P – 7P you should plan to stay for the day so you get to taste them all. We have designated driver ticket options as well as on site camping to make sure all guests are able to enjoy their time at the Fest.

Located 35 minutes southwest from Charlottesville, in Virginia’s scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, the Devils Backbone Basecamp Brewpub & Meadows 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.

Camping, Glamping and RV’s.

The Devils Backbone Basecamp Brewpub & Meadows has overnight space for your tent or RV. If you are looking for something a bit different, try our glamping options – we have both standard and deluxe options available. Want to make a weekend of your trip? Stay at our campgrounds on both Friday and Saturday nights. You can check in as early as 1P on Friday.

New for 2015 – Friday Fest Preview Party in our barcade area featuring free play vintage pinball and aracade games with a select beers on hand for purchase. There will also be several brewers on hand to hang out and talk beer.

Buy your tickets for the campground here.

Not Your Standard Festival Cuisine

What’s better with great Virginia craft beer than some of Central Virginia’s best food trucks? We have something to satisfy every palate and they all pair fantastically with Virginia craft beer!