Wednesday 15th, thursday 16th, friday 17th and saturday 18th of April 2020
Wednesday 15th, thursday 16th, friday 17th and saturday 18th of April 2020

Beautiful location

Like last year the Bierfestival Groningen will take place in the beautiful Martini church. The Bierfestival Groningen 2020 will take place on the 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th of April 2020.

Beer diner

On Wednesday the 15th of April, the Beer diner will take place again.

Masterclasses

At Bierfestival Groningen you will get the opportunity to attend diffrent masterclasses. Each masterclass is about a diffrent topic in the beer brewery industrie which are interesting for entrepreneurs and visitors. During the ninth edition of Bierfestival Groningen will the following masterclasses take place:

Masterclass Trappist beer
Date: Thursday April 4th 2019
Point of time: 08.30 pm – 09.15 pm
Ticket: €25,00 including entrance fee for Bierfestival Groningen on Thursday April 4th

Henri Reuchlin, owner of BIERburo and coordinator & co-founder of StiBon Bieropleidingen, will give a masterclass on Thursday April 4th about trappist beer. During this masterclass, three diffrent trappist beers will be presented, including the new trappist beer Tynt Meadow and these can of course also be tasted.

Exclusive tour
Date:
Thursday the 4th, Friday the 5th and Saturday the 6th of April 2019
Point of time: Thursday 07.15 pm – 08.00 pm & Friday and Saturday 08.15 pm – 09.00 pm
Ticket: €25,00 including entrance fee for Bierfestival Groningen for the relevant session

The British international beer sommelier and journalist, Melissa Cole, will give an exclusive tour through the Martinikerk during Bierfestival Groningen 2019. During the tour, three diffrent beers will be tasted with explanations about the beers themselves given by Melissa Cole.

Masterclass VIP with international beer sommelier and cruise
Date: Friday the 5th and Saturday the 6th of April 2019
Point of time: 05.30 pm – 07.30 pm
Ticket: €32,50 including entrance fee for Bierfestival Groningen for the relevant session

International beer sommelier and owner of Mey Tours & Beers, Yu Mey Kwee, will introduce you during the ninth edition of Bierfestival Groningen to all the beauty that specialty beer has to offer. Starting with a cruise with a beer and food tasting session followed by a tour through the Martinikerk where three more beers will be tasted. In short, this masterclass is a wonderful start to your discovery in the world of specialty beer.

Masterclass Barrel Aged beer and canned beer
Date: Saturday 6th of April 2019
Point of time: 04.00 pm – 04.45 pm
Ticket: €25,00 including entrance fee for Bierfestival Groningen for Saturday afternoon 6th of April

Pim Zomderdijk, co-founder and owner of Brouwerij de Moersleutel, will be explaining everything about Barrel Aged beers and the innovation of canned beers during Bierfestival Groningen 2019. These two subjects are indispensable in the specialty beer world an Pim will explain all the possibilities and benefits. During the masterclass there will also be some pearls from the canned and Barrel Aged collection of this progressive brewery.