After 18 years, the mid-Atlantic region’s largest and longest-running beer festival will be taking 2019 off to reflect on a changing beer culture. The Virginia Beer Festival will evaluate how to further improve the craft beer lover’s experience in the future, so stay tuned for more information!
While making plans for a new and improved 2020 Virginia Beer Festival, its organizers offer many other events that will delight beer lovers, including:
Norfolk Harborfest, Friday – Sunday, June 7 -9 at Norfolk’s downtown waterfront Town Point Park, where craft beer lovers can taste more than 25 Craft brews from around Virginia and beyond. Live music, great food and Saturday night fireworks all add to the experience! More info here .
Virginia Arts Festival presents curated craft beer events, launching signature brews created by local brewmasters. Taste the Tattoo Brew at the Virginia International Tattoo’s Tattoo Hullabaloo, Thursday-Sunday, April 25-28 on Scope Plaza in downtown Norfolk. And for international flair, sample a one-of-a-kind designer beer at the Norfolk NATO Festival International Village, Saturday, April 27 in Town Point Park. Music lovers can enjoy a variety of local and regional craft beers at the Virginia Arts Festival’s Williamsburg Live, June 21-22, on the Lawn of the Colonial Art Museums in Williamsburg, as they listen to great artists including Norah Jones, Emmylou Harris, and Mandolin Orange. Information on Virginia Arts Festival events here.