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New York State Craft Brewers Festival

BUFFALO '24

SATURDAY JUNE 22, 2024

The New York State Craft Brewers Festival returns to Buffalo Canalside Saturday, June 22, 2024! The renowned event brings together more than 50 breweries from every region of the state offering enthusiasts, both novice and seasoned, a rare opportunity to relish in unique and award-winning beer. Discover new styles, flavors, and brands, and meet the masters behind the craft you love! Industry professionals, from brewers to owners, will pour at this festival and are excited to share their beer and knowledge with you!

But wait, it gets better! Enjoy live music, a food truck rodeo, vendors, and live wrestling by Grapple Pro.

With more than a decade of experience, New York State Craft Brewers Festivals are produced with highest level of care and professionalism, with the goal of providing a truly authentic craft beer experience for all.

Secure your tickets online today! Opt-in for GA+ to unlock 1-hour early access, offering you the chance to enjoy beer and mingle with the brewers in a more intimate setting - limited availability.

Scroll down for details, info, brewery lineup.

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Craft Beer from 50+ Breweries

Experience craft beer of all styles & meet the people who craft the beer you love! More than 55 breweries from across the state are excited to share their unique and award-winning brews with you.

Mayday

Live Music by Mayday

As hosts of the World's Largest '90s party, Mayday Buffalo delivers an electrifying mix of the best '90s hits, guaranteeing a night of non-stop entertainment and nostalgia.

Grapple Pro

Grapple Pro Wresting

Immerse in the drama and athleticism of live wrestling while sipping on craft beer. Grapple Pro adds an extra layer of enjoyment to the experience.

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Food Truck Rodeo

Great beer deserved to be accompanied by great food. Satisfy your hunger with culinary creations from Buffalo's favorite food trucks including Lloyd's Tacos, and Mineo & Sapio Street Eats!

50+ NYS Breweries

Beer from New York is diverse as the state itself. Breweries are traveling from far and wide to bring YOU unique and award-winning brews to experience at the NEW YORK STATE CRAFT BREWERS FESTIVAL. From lagers, to sours, IPA's to stouts - this festival offers something for every palette.

Participating Food Trucks & Vendors

Food Vendors TBA!

FESTIVAL DETAILS:

  • Date: June, 22 2024
  • Time: (GA+ 2-6PM | GA 3-6PM)
  • Address: Canalside, 44 Prime St, Buffalo, NY 14202
  • 21+ Event

TICKETS:

(GA) General Admission

  • $45 Advance | $55 at Gate (if available)
  •  Includes:
    • Festival entrance 3-6PM
    • Souvenir tasting glass
    • Samples from 50+ NYS breweries

(GA+) General Admission PLUS

  • $65 Advance | $75 at Gate (if available)
  •  Includes:
    • Early entrance 2-6PM
    • Souvenir tasting glass
    • Samples from 50+ NYS breweries
    • $5 merch voucher

Designated Driver

  • $15 Advance | $20 at the Gate
  • Includes:
    • $5 food voucher.
    • $5 merch voucher

Avoid online ticketing fees by purchasing tickets from a brewery near you starting 5/11! *CASH ONLY.

    • Resurgence Brewing Company
    • Big Ditch Brewing Company
    • Wayland Brewing Company
    • Britesmith Brewing

Policies

  • This is a 21+ event. All attendees must show valid photo ID at the door. All attendees, including designated drivers, must be 21 or over to attend this event. No exceptions!
  • Children and babies are not permitted.
  • Dogs are not permitted. If you have a service dog contact accessibility@newyorkcraftbeer.com.
  • NYSBA and participating breweries have the right to refuse service to any attendee to demonstrates signs of inebriation.
  • Designated drivers are entitled to a complimentary tasting glass which they can pick upon exiting the festival.
  • Service fees apply to online ticket orders.
  • Rain or shine event.
  • No Refunds or Exchanges.

Click here to view the Code of Conduct and full Festival Policies.

Health & Saftey

  • Sanitation stations will be available throughout the festival.

Directions

$1 per ticket benefits P.U.N.T

Pediatric Cancer Collaborative.

P.U.N.T. PEDIATRIC CANCER COLLABORATIVE IS A NONPROFIT 501(C)(3) THAT PROVIDES FAMILIES IN WESTERN NEW YORK FACING PEDIATRIC CANCER WITH CRITICAL PROGRAMS THAT OFFER FINANCIAL, PRACTICAL AND EMOTIONAL SUPPORT FROM DIAGNOSIS TO RECOVERY AND BEREAVEMENT. P.U.N.T. OPERATES WITH COLLABORATION AND GUIDANCE FROM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL PARTNERS TO ENSURE THAT EVERY DOLLAR RAISED GETS CHANNELED WHERE IT IS MOST NEEDED.

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proceeds

New York State Craft Brewers Festivals are fundraising events produced by the New York State Brewers Association whereby profit is used to directly support the craft beer industry.