Aug 18 IX Art Park, Charlottesville, VA


The best beer in Virginia all in one place.

The 2018 Virginia Craft Brewers Fest

If You Love Craft Beer ...

Join us August 18 for the 2018 Virginia Craft Brewers Fest in Charlottesville, VA. The Fest will be hosted by Three Notch'd Brewing Company and is the only sanctioned event of the Virginia Craft Brewers Guild. Thousands of craft beer lovers from Virginia and surrounding states enjoy chatting with the brewers responsible for the tasty libations.

With more than 100 breweries expected to serve tastings, you should plan to stay for the day so you get to taste them all. We are a family friendly Fest and offer designated driver ticket options to make sure all guests are able to enjoy their time.

Located in beautiful downtown Charlottesville, IX Art Park is centrally located to I64.

Tickets are on sale now!


Awesome Bands Take the Stage

Each year, the Fest attracts some of the area's top musicians. One of bands taking the stage in 2018 is Fredericksburg's own ELBY BRASS! They'll bringing a big, funky, brass sound to the Virginia Craft Brewers Fest!

We're also excited to have Saw Black! Based out of Richmond, Saw Black and his band will bring their distinctive Americana sound to the stage.

Stay tuned for more announcements about the other incredible acts joining this year's lineup.


100+ Breweries

Check out the more than 100 brewers registered for the 2018 Virginia Craft Brewers Fest. They'll be providing tastings and tall tales about your favorite Virginia ales! They're the Commonwealth's best, and you won't want some of the world's most unique flavors.


The Virginia Craft Brewers Guild

The Virginia Craft Brewers Guild is a coalition of independent, small, commercial breweries dedicated to growing the craft beer industry in the Commonwealth. Membership is extended to craft brewers, and associate memberships will be extended to businesses and organizations that provide support services or products to the industry (e.g., equipment manufacturers, agricultural interests, economic development, etc.).

Visit the Guild's website to learn more.


Tickets On Sale Now!

General Admission Tasting Package –$50 in advance / $60 day of event (if available).

General Admission Designated Driver –$25 in advance / $35 day of event (if available).

VIP Tasting Package –$90 in advance.

VIP Designated Driver –$65 in advance.

VIP Admission Teenager (13-20 years old) – $45 in advance.

Sours Garden Add-On – $10 in advance / $15 day of event (if available). 

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