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NYC Beer Week is almost here! Tickets for our premiere event, the Opening Bash, are on sale now!

February 23rd, 2019

Brooklyn Expo Center
72 Noble Street
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Opening Bash Features:
+ 75+ of the best breweries in the US with beer from 30 NYC Breweries and more than 30 invited guest breweries
+ Craft Beer Food Court because you're going to need some food to go with all that beer. Featuring pairing friendly food for sale from awesome local vendors
+ Music, games, brewery merch to take home, and more

General Admission includes:
+ Entry
+ All of your beer samples
+ Souvenir sample glass
+ Plus access to all of the rest of the fun!

VIP Admission includes General Admission plus:
+ 4pk of limited release NYC Brewers Collab
+ VIP hour 

Session Times:
Session 1: 12:30-3:30 pm (VIP entry at 11:30 am)
Session 2: 6:30-9:30 pm (VIP entry at 5:30 pm)

Alewife Brewing Company
Big aLICe Brewing Co.
Braven Brewing Company
Bridge and Tunnel Brewery
Brooklyn Brewery
Circa Brewing Co
Coney Island Brewery
Evil Twin Brewing NYC
Fifth Hammer Brewing Co
Finback Brewery
Five Boroughs Brewing Co.
Greenpoint Beer & Ale Co.
Grimm Artisanal Ales
Gun Hill Brewing Company
ICONYC Brewing Company
Keg & Lantern
KelSo Beer Co.
Kills Boro Brewing Company
Kings County Brewers Collective
LIC Beer Project
Mikkeller NYC
Other Half Brewing Co.
Randolph Beer
Rockaway Brewing Co
SingleCut Beersmiths
Strong Rope Brewery
Threes Brewing
Torch and Crown
Transmitter Brewing

Barrier Brewing Co
Common Roots Brewing Company
District 96 Beer Factory
Destination Unknown Beer Co
Equilibrium Brewery
Graft Cider
Greenport Harbor Brewing Co
Hudson Valley Brewery
Industrial Arts Brewing Co
Prison City Pub & Brewery
Sand City Brewing Company
Thin Man
West Kill Brewing

Barreled Souls, ME
Bissell Brothers Brewing Company, ME
Bottle Logic Brewing, CA
Brewski, Sweden
Brouwerij West, CA
Bunker Brewing Co, ME
Burial Beer Co., NC
Burley Oak Brewing Company, MD
Casa Agria Specialty Ales, CA
Civil Society Brewing, FL
Commonwealth Brewing Co, VA
Dancing Gnome Beer, PA
Exhibit ‘A’ Brewing Company, Inc, MA
Fair State Brewing Cooperative, MN
Foam Brewers, VT
Forest and Main, PA
Great Notion Brewing, OR
Icarus Brewing, NJ
J. Wakefield Brewing, FL
Kent Falls Brewing Co., CT
Magnify, NJ
Monday Night Brewing, GA
Mumford Brewing, CA
Narrow Gauge Brewing Company, MO
Northern Monk, UK
Oxbow Brewing Company, ME
Pipeworks Brewing Company, IL
The Rare Barrel, CA
Triple Crossing Brewing Co., VA
TRVE Brewing Co, CO
Verdant Brewing Co, UK


  • Refunds will be given up to 7 days before the festival. No exceptions will be made.

  • Tickets will only be honored for the session that they were purchased for, no exceptions.

  • This event is 21+. No one under 21 is permitted, no exceptions. Valid, government issued ID must be presented at the time of entry.

  • No dogs are allowed. ADA service animals are acceptable. 

  • No cans or bottles may be opened by attendees during the festival. As per State Liquor Law, they will be confiscated.

  • No coat or bag check will be available.

  • Opening Bash is a beer festival and although we want everyone to enjoy themselves, anyone that's visibly intoxicated and/or acting inappropriately will be asked to leave.

  • We are not taking vendor applications for Opening Bash.