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 2016 Olympia Brew Fest is August 6.

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


Beers (subject to change)
Ashtown Brewing Co

Longview, WA


Backwoods Brewing Company

Carson, WA

Scaler Single Hop IPA, 6.3% ABV, 50 IBU

Blueberry Wheat, 5.2% ABV, 20 IBU

Buoy Beer Company

Astoria, OR

Czech Pilsner, 6.2 ABV, 35 IBU

Dunkel, 5.5 ABV, 20 IBU

IPA, 7.5 ABV, 70 IBU

Cascadia Homebrew and Brewing Co

Olympia, WA

Ginger Saision 6.8% ABV

Full Garde, 6.6% ABV, 24 IBU

Chuckanut Brewery

Bellingham, WA

Chuckanut Pilsner, 5% ABV

Dunkel Lager, 5% ABV

Diamond Knot Craft Brewing

Mukilteo, WA

Binnacle Summer Ale, 5.5% ABV, 20 IBUs

India Pale Ale, 6.2% ABV, 69 IBUs

Possession Porter, 5.6% ABV, 45 IBUs

Dick's Brewing Company

Centralia, WA

Grapefruit IPA, 6.2% ABV, 80 IBU

Dick's SMASH, 6.2%, 45 IBU

Farmstrong Brewing Co

Mount Vernon, WA

Combine IPA, 5% ABV, 58 IBU

La Raza, 4% ABV, 11 IBU

Serafina, 6% ABV

Fish Brewing Company

Olympia, WA

Beyond The Pale Ale, 5% ABV, 35 IBU

Toketie Lake Grapefruit Radler, 4.2% ABV, 15 IBU

Whiskey Barrel Aged Saison 6.8% ABV, 30 IBUs; Imperial Russian Stout, 13% ABV, 45 IBU; Crisp & Dry Apple Cider 5% ABV

Island Hoppin' Brewery

Eastsound, WA

Elwha Rock IPA, 6.3% ABV, 100 IBU

Old Madrona Imperial Red, 8.5% ABV, 80 IBU

Raspberry Wheat, 5.8% ABV, 20 IBU

Mazama Brewing Co.

Corvallis, OR

Mosaic Eruption, 6% ABV, 60 IBUs

Rasplendent, 5% ABV

Grand Cru, 10% ABV

Narrows Brewing

Tacoma, WA

Belgian Blond, 8.3 ABV, 30 IBU

Orca Red, 6.2 ABV, 40 IBU

Anniversary Amber, 5.2 ABV, 20 IBU

North Jetty Brewing

Seaview, WA

Leadbetter Red Scottish Style Ale, 4.8 ABV, 23 IBU

Yellow Boots Kolsch , 4.8 ABV, 25 IBU

O-Town Brewing

Olympia, WA

Oly-IPA, 6.5 ABV, 97 IBU

Ship Faced, 10.0% ABV, 51 IBU

Kolsch Kobain, 6.0% ABV, 38 IBU

Odd Otter Brewing Company

Tacoma, WA

Ottermelon Hefeweizen, 5.5% ABV

Ottzel Quatzel Pale Ale, 6% ABV

Pacific Brewing & Malting Co.

Tacoma, WA

Prairie Line IPA, 6.5 ABV, IBU

Grapefruit Pale Ale, 6.0 ABV, IBU

Paradise Creek Brewery

Pullman, WA

Huckleberry Pucker, 4.6 ABV, 3 IBU

Huckleberry Pucker Shandy, 4.4 ABV, 3 IBU

Hop Hammer Double IPA, 9.4 ABV, 100 IBU

Pelican Brewing Company

Pacific City, OR

Kiwanda Cream Ale, 5.4 ABV, 25 IBU

Umbrella, 7.4 ABV, 60 IBU

Portland Cider Company

Oregon City, OR

Boysenberry Hop, 6.0% ABV

Sorta Sweet, 4.5% ABV

Puyallup River Brewing Co.

Puyallup, WA

Mud Mountain Milk Stout, 7% ABV, IBU

Pineapple Paradise Cream Ale, 4.5% ABV, IBU

Lahar Imperial IPA, 9% ABV, 100 IBU

Silver City Brewery

Bremerton, WA

Ridgetop Red Ale, 6 ABV, 15 IBU

Nice Day IPA, 5.5 ABV, 55 IBU

Ziggy Zoggy Summer Lager, 5 ABV, 40 IBU

Sumerian Brewing Co.

Woodinville, WA

Lucidity Pilsner, 4.5% ABV, 35 IBU

Narcissism IPA, 6.6% ABV, 66 IBU

Eruption Double IPA, 8.3% ABV, 95 IBU

Three Magnets Brewing Co.

Olympia, WA

3Mag Sun IPA, 6.6% ABV, 65 IBU

NewMex Lager, 4.2% ABV, 18 IBU

Sleeveless Not So Farmhouse Ale, 7.8% ABV, 30 IBU; 2016 Helsing Junction Farmhouse Ale, 6.8% ABV, 30 IBU

Top Rung Brewing Company

Olympia, WA

Whiskey Barrel Aged Three Sixty Red, 8% ABV, 34 IBU

Raspberry Wheat, 4.5% ABV, 24 IBU

Prying Irons IPA, 6.7% ABV, 60 IBU

Triceratops Brewing Company

Olympia, WA

Molly IPA, 7.6% ABV, 83 IBU

Cherry Pale, 5% ABV, 30 IBU

Walking Man Brewing

Stevenson, WA

Black Cherry Stout, 7.5 ABV, 35 IBU

Littlefoot ISA, 4.4 ABV, 55 IBU

Wet Coast Brewing Co.

Gig Harbor, WA

Azacca Single Hop IPA, 6.5% ABV, 70 IBU

Overnight Felon Black Ale, 5.2% ABV, 28 IBU

Whipsaw Brewing

Ellensburg, WA

Stumpblower IPA

"Buzz ON" Blackberry Wheat

Whitewood Cider Co.

Olympia, WA

Newtown Pippin Single Variety, 6.9% ABV

Summer Switchel Cider, 5.0% ABV

Red Cap Session Cider, 6.5% ABV

Wild Ride Brewing

Redmond, OR

Electri-Fly IPA, 6.3 ABV, 65 IBU

Quencher Session Ale, 4.2 ABV, 20 IBU

Dark Dynasty Belgian Dark Strong Ale, 8.7 ABV, 30 IBU

Food Vendors:


Tango Alpha Tango

The Oly Mountain Boys

Strike 9

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.