Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre
Bruges Beer Festival
10 to 11 June 2023
Bruges has a renowned reputation as a beer city, thanks to its rich brewing traditions and its many ‘brown’ beer pubs. Besides, also the Bruges Beer Festival, where some 80 Belgian breweries present more than 500 beers, contributes to the city’s beer fame. Every year, the Bruges Beer Festival is the first of the major Belgian beer festivals, attracting Belgian beer lovers from many countries. The attending breweries represent a mix of long-established names and interesting newbies in the craft beer scene. A variety of food trucks will provide hot and cold meals on the spot, while many local restaurants will offer beer inspired menus. The festival organizers use to spice up the event with lectures, debates, culinary sessions, … This year’s 15th edition will take place on a new location: the brand new Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre on the ‘Beursplein’ square. Inside, this modern building allows natural lighting to flood in, while outside, cosy tables will be allure the festival crowd.