New York Craft Brewers Festival | New York By Rail | Events in Albany

january, 2022

29jan4:00 pm8:00 pmNew York Craft Brewers Festival4:00 pm - 8:00 pm The Desmond Hotel, 660 Albany Shaker Rd., Albany, NY 12211

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New York Craft Brewers Festival

Prepare your taste buds! With over 50 craft breweries from every region of the New York State, there’s sure to be a brew for everyone at the 7th Annual New York Craft Brewers Festival.

Please Note: Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there is no service to this destination at this time.

New York Craft Brewers Festival

Grab a pint from every region of the state! | Photo by Cindy Schultz or Times Union

Entering its seventh year, the New York Craft Brewers Festival, hosted by the New York State Brewers Association, will take place on January 29th with general admission opening at 4 p.m. Enjoy a pint from over 50 New York breweries and brewers from every region of New York State, including Community Beer Works, Hudson Brewing Company, Mill House Brewing and Seneca Lake Brewing Company. Located at the Desmond Hotel in Albany, this opportunity to meet NYS brewers who craft the beer you love in the Capital District is too good to pass up.

Brewers Festival Ticket Options*

General Admission: $55 Advance (plus fee) | $65 At the Door (If Available)

  • Event admission
  • A seven-ounce souvenir tasting glass
  • Freedom to enjoy unlimited three-ounce beer samples
  • The opportunity to meet the brewers making your favorite beers

Designated Drivers: $15

  • DD tickets include free bottles of water (If you wish to have a glass, you can pick one up at the end of the festival)

*This is a 21+ event. All attendees must show a valid photo ID at the door. All attendees, including designated drivers, must be 21 or over to attend this event. No exceptions!*

Take Amtrak to New York Craft Brewers Festival

Experience these performances via Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Station in Albany-Rensselaer—Don’t forget to use the Amtrak See New York and Save 15% discount!

Pick up your reserved NYTRAIN Enterprise Rent-a-Car right at the Albany-Rensselaer Station. Click here to reserve your car or call the Albany-Rensselaer office today at: 518-427-3893.


(Saturday) 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm


The Desmond Hotel

660 Albany Shaker Rd., Albany, NY 12211