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 2017 Olympia Brew Fest is August 5.

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


Beers (subject to change)
Top Rung Brewing Company

Lacey, WA


O-Town Brewing

Lacey, WA

Sails 'n' Gunpowder (Caribbean Strong Ale), 8.7% ABV, 51 IBU

Buoy Beer Company

Astoria, OR


Chuckanut Brewery

Bellingham, WA


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


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


Der Blokken Brewery

Bremerton, WA


North Jetty Brewing

Seaview, WA

Seaview Summer Ale, 4.5 ABV, 30 IBU

North Head IPA, 7.4 ABV, 66 IBU

Leadbetter Red Scottish Style, 4.8 ABV, 23 IBU

Matchless Brewing

Tumwater, WA

All Fluff IPA, 6.8 ABV

Shared Table Saison, 5.6 ABV

Special Dark Lager, 5.4 ABV

Whitewood Cider Co.

Tumwater, WA


Paradise Creek Brewery

Pullman, WA


Portland Cider Co.

Clackamas, OR

Sangria, 5.5 ABV

Kinda Dry, 6.5 ABV

Three Magnets Brewing Co.

Olympia, WA


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


Sumerian Brewing Co

Woodinville, WA

Hopruption Double IPA, 8.0 ABV, 95 IBU

Holy Water Citra IPA, 5.5 ABV, 45 IBU

Lucidity Pilsner, 5.0 ABV, 35 IBU

Farmstrong Brewing

Mt. Vernon, WA


Tart Cider

Olympia, WA

Tart Cider, 6.9 ABV, 0 IBU

Food Vendors:


2017 Music Lineup Will Be Announced Soon!

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.