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 2018 Olympia Brew Fest is August 4.

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


Beers (subject to change)
Top Rung Brewing Company

Lacey, WA

Lacey Lager infused with Coffee, 4.5% ABV, 24 IBU

My Dog Scout Stout, 6% ABV, 30 IBU

Bourbon Barrel Aged Pyrolysis Imperial Stout, 11.2% ABV, 57 IBU

Shift Trade IPA, 6.2% ABV, 50 IBU

O-Town Brewing

Olympia, WA

Sails 'n' Gunpowder (Caribbean Strong Ale), 8.5% ABV, 50 IBU

O-Town Tropical Cream (Cream Ale), 5.0% ABV, 24 IBU

The Hoppy Reverend (Imperial India Pale Ale), 8.3% ABV, 93.4 IBU

Buoy Beer Company

Astoria, OR

Buoy Helles

Buoy Cream Ale

Chuckanut Brewery

Bellingham, WA

Vienna Lager

Filtered American Wheat

Odd Otter Brewing Company

Tacoma, WA

Ottermelon, 5.5% ABV


Ottzel Quatzel

Mazama Brewing Co.

Corvallis, OR


Wild Ride Brewing

Redmond, OR

Whoopty Whoop Wheat, 5.5% ABV, 20 IBU

Hoptagious Imperial IPA, 8.8% ABV, 85 IBU

Nut Crusher Peanut Butter Porter, 6.0% ABV, 18 IBU

Diamond Knot Craft Brewing

Mukilteo, WA

K├Âlsch-Style Ale, 4.9% ABV, 21 IBU

Azacca IPA, 6.5% ABV, 45 IBU

Whipsaw Brewing

Ellensburg, WA

Stumpblower IPA, 7.3% ABV, 71.3 IBU

Buzz on Blackberry Wheat, 4.5% ABV, 19.1 IBU

Fish Brewing Company

Olympia, WA

Fish Tale Citrus IPA

Spire Mountain Blackberry Pear Cider

Fish Tale Summer Ale; Leavenworth Radler; Fish Tale Old Woody; Fish Tale Sour Porter; Fish Tale Imperial Stout

Der Blokken Brewery

Bremerton, WA

Sacred Hop DBL IPA, 8.5% ABV, 75 IBU

Summer Honey Ale, 4.8% ABV, 25 IBU

North Jetty Brewing

Seaview, WA

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

Leadbetter Red Scottish Style, 4.8% ABV, 23 IBU

Matchless Brewing

Tumwater, WA

Son of Voss Pale Ale, 4.1% ABV

Original Pilsner, 4.8% ABV

Citra Enigma IPA, 6.0% ABV

Porter, 7.2% ABV

Whitewood Cider Co.

Tumwater, WA

Red Cap NW Session Cider

Summer Switchel Cider

Bitterroot Valley Macintosh 2016 Harvest

Paradise Creek Brewery

Pullman, WA

Huckleberry Pucker

Huckleberry Pucker Shandy

Peach Saison

Portland Cider Co.

Clackamas, OR

Sangria, 5.5% ABV

Kinda Dry, 6.5% ABV

Three Magnets Brewing Co.

Olympia, WA

WooHoo Double IPA, 8.5% ABV, 60 IBU

Guava Sparkle Pale Ale, 5.3% ABV, 30 IBU

Stout and Proud no. 4, 5.1% ABV, 15 IBU

Autumnal Dark Farmhouse Ale; 2nd Anniversary Sour Red Rye Ale; Because Ghosts Lightly Smoked Farmhouse Ale

Kulshan Brewing Company

Bellingham, WA

Sunnyland IPA, 5.5% ABV, 50 IBU

Premium Lager, 5.0% ABV, 12 IBU

Triceratops Brewing Company

Olympia, WA


Dick's Brewing Company

Centralia, WA


Steam Donkey Brewing Company

Aberdeen, WA


Cascadia Brewing Co

Olympia, WA

Green Tea Saison, 5.3% ABV, 33 IBU

Tangerine Dream

Sumerian Brewing Co

Woodinville, WA

Hopruption Double IPA, 8.5% ABV, 95 IBU

Holy Water Citra IPA, 5.5% ABV, 45 IBU

Farmstrong Brewing

Mt. Vernon, WA

La Raza Cerveza, 4% ABV

Fiery Saison, 5.5% ABV

Zeek 2.0 IIPA, 8.3% ABV

Mike in the Morning Coffee Porter, 5.8% ABV

Tart Cider

Olympia, WA

Granny's Grudge, 6.9% ABV

Mojito Madness, 6.9% ABV

Blackberry Bomblast 6.0% ABV

Puyallup River Brewing Co

Puyallup, WA

Mexican Milkshake Imperial Milk Stout w/ Cocoa Nibs, 9% ABV

Pineapple Paradise Cream Ale, 5% ABV

World of Watermelon, 7.2% ABV

Sound Brewery

Poulsbo, WA

Premium Pilsner, 5.8% ABV, 40 IBU

Humulo Nimbus DIPA, 8.5% ABV, 77 IBU

Baltic Porter, 7.9% ABV, 20 IBU

Rainy Daze Brewing

Poulsbo, WA


Mill City Brew Werks

Camas, WA

Mexican Lager, 4.5% ABV, 19 IBU

Zech Bavarian Hefe, 5.5% ABV, 11 IBU

Hoh River Brewing

Tumwater, WA

Oxbow Orange (Blood Orange Dunkelwizen), 5.3% ABV, 15 IBU

Trickster Raven (Porter), 7.1% ABV, 29 IBU

Frostbite IPA, 5.6% ABV, 70 IBU

Bainbridge Brewing

Tacoma, WA

Windfall Grapefruit IPA, 6% ABV, 60 IBU

Kommuter Kolsch , 5% ABV, 30 IBU

Walking Man Brewing

Stevenson, WA

Trespasser, 7% ABV, 50 IBU

Cherry Stout, 7.2% ABV, 35 IBU

Golden Gait, 6.2% ABV, 23 IBU

Food Vendors:


The Wanderin' Kind

Strike 9 feat. A Special Guest

The Hoot Hoots

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 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 or bitcoin.

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.