NYC Craft Beer Festival | New York by Rail

december, 2020

12decAll DayNYC Craft Beer Festival(All Day: saturday) Union West Events, 535 W 28th St, New York, NY 10001

Event Details

NYC Craft Beer Festival

Approximately 75 breweries and 150 craft beers to sample from all over New York.

Sample 150 craft beers from 75 breweries from all over New York. | Photo Courtesy of NYC Craft Beer Festival

NYC Craft Beer Festival

Head to New York City to experience New York’s best craft beers and spirits Dec. 12. Purchase tickets for one of three sessions where you’ll be able to taste unlimited amounts of craft beer for 2.5 hours and take home a souvenir tasting glass. Established in 2012, the beer festival has been a popular event for beer enthusiasts for nearly a decade. The Brooklyn festival hosts approximately 1200 people and is split into three sessions. Tickets are usually priced between 45 to 85 dollars. For those seeking the VIP experience, festival goers are offered entry an hour early and can expect to drink specialty brews, while interacting with professionals. To purchase tickets for this event click this link to be directed to their website.

Key Information

Food is not included in the tickets sold, but several meal options, such as oysters and more, will be sold separately at the event. Parking can be found in surrounding lots and parking garages. There are ATM’s available at the event which will be useful as most items sold there are cash only. There is an option of a coat check for a small charge. There is a designated driver program that you can buy tickets for at the box office upon arrival for 20 dollars (in person purchase only).


  • The event only accepts those who are 21+ in age.
  • Bags are permitted but will be checked. Limiting the amount of personal belongings to only what is necessary is advised to prevent longer waits.
  • Outside food and beverages are prohibited.
  • No pets allowed.

Take Amtrak to the NYC Craft Beer Festival

Experience the NYC Craft Beer Festival via Amtrak to Penn Station in New York City—Don’t forget to use the Amtrak See New York and Save 15% discount!

Rent a car with Enterprise! Pick up your reserved NYTRAIN Enterprise Rent-a-Car near Penn Station. Click here to reserve your car or call the Manhattan Chelsea office today at: 212-647-9777.


All Day (Saturday)


Union West Events

535 W 28th St, New York, NY 10001