The Olympia Brew Fest is an annual summer beer festival that takes place at the Port Plaza in Olympia, WA. It features 30+ hand-picked, northwest breweries and over 60 different beers. Proceeds from the festival benefit the Thurston County Chamber Foundation Small Business Development (Incubator) Program. Come and celebrate Olympia's fine brewing heritage! The date for the 2019 Olympia Brew Fest is August 3.

Also, to answer the two most common questions we get:


Beers (subject to change)
Paradise Creek Brewery

Pullman, WA




Top Rung Brewing Company

Lacey, WA




Wild Ride Brewing

Redmond, OR




Headless Mumby Brewing

Olympia, WA

German Pils, 5.9 ABV

Smoked Rye Lager, 5 ABV

Dark Czech Lager, 5.6 ABV

North Jetty Brewing

Seaview, WA

Another F'ing Raspberry Hef, 5.1 ABV, 18 IBU

Leadbetter Red Scottish Style Ale, 4.8 ABV, 23 IBU

Lights Out IIPA, 8.8 ABV, 85 IBU

Kulshan Brewing Co.

Bellingham, WA




Dick's Brewing Company

Centralia, WA




Pelican Brewing Company

Tillamook, OR




Food Vendors:

2019 Food Lineup Will Be Announced Soon!


Purple Mane

The Psychedelic Shadow Show

Ticket FAQ:

Where/How do I buy tickets?

When tickets are available, there is a big "Tickets" button at the top of the Olympia Brew Fest website so you can buy them. Be aware that ticket sales will end 48 hours before the day of the festival or when we run out of tickets; whichever occurs first.

How much do tickets cost?

$25 for advance general admission tickets, $30 at the door. Designated driver tickets are $5.

How will I receive my tickets?

After purchase, you will be able to print them out directly. Additionally, you should receive an e-mail with a link to re-print your tickets, if necessary. If you do not receive this e-mail, please check your junk/spam folder (we are looking at you Hotmail and Comcast users!).

What does my ticket include?

Admission, a commemorative mug, six 5.5 ounce tastes from your choice of 30+ breweries, live music from 3 different bands.

How do I pay for tickets?

With a credit card, Bitcoin, or Monero. (Bitcoin/Monero customers, please use the contact form when ordering.)

What if I lose my tickets?

Re-print them.

Can I give my tickets to someone else if I cannot attend?


Can I buy tickets for other people?

Yes, as long as they are 21+ years of age.

I bought tickets and cannot attend, can I get a refund?

Refunds are not available, all sales are final. Please feel free to give your tickets to someone else.

Can I buy additional drink tickets?

Yes, they are available (cash or credit card) at the festival and provide 6 additional tastes.

Do designated drivers have to be 21 or over?

Yes, if they are entering the festival.

Can you scan my ticket off my smartphone?

No, only paper tickets will be accepted.

Can I buy tickets at the door?

Yes (unless we are sold out), they cost $5 more at the door.

Festival FAQ:

Can I bring my own chair?

Usually, please be sensible about your chair choice and remember that you are completely responsible for it/them.

Can I bring my pet/dog?

Only documented service animals are allowed by the venue owner. Also be aware that there is live, amplified music at the festival and most animals have more sensitive hearing than humans.

Can I bring my kids? Infants?

The Liquor Control Board does not allow ANYONE under 21 where alcohol is being served.

Can I bring my own glass?


Can I advertise/promote my cause/event/business at the brew fest?

Only pre-approved vendors and advertisers are allowed at the festival.

Can I bring my own beer?

What? No.