Kilkenny Craft Beer Festival

Posted July 1, 2016 in Festival Features

Make Shift

If you’re planning on getting out of the city this month, then the second Kilkenny Craft Beer Festival is worth putting on your schedule.

Running from Tuesday July 5th to Sunday July 10th the festival promises plenty of fun and entertaining events for beer lovers of all hues.

The festival hosts the largest craft beer tasting ever on Friday July 8th, while the celebrations continue on Saturday with the Craft on Draught Fest, a draught beer festival with over 20 Breweries and all the trimmings.

Featuring 300 craft beers from over 80 Irish Micro Breweries, film buffs, historians, and Craft Beer enthusiasts are all catered for and encouraged to head to Kilkenny to partake in this unique festival.


The second Kilkenny Craft Beer Festival takes place from Tuesday July 5th to Sunday July 10th. All events take place amongst the participating pubs in Kilkenny city.

Tickets for all events can be booked on Eventbrite, search for #KKCBF16 and follow along on Twitter @KKCraftBeerFest and Facebook for a taste of last year’s festival and updates on what’s happening this year.

Twitter: @KKCraftBeerFest #KKCBF16

#KKCBF16 is organized by Kilkenny’s Local Brewery – Costellos.  All about the craft, the brewing company was started to ensure the craft of brewing thrives in Kilkenny.

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