Festival Info

The Prince Edward Island Beer Festival takes place September 2nd & 3rd, 2016 at the Delta Prince Edward Hotel.  Part of the Fall Flavours Festival, this event is focused on educating visitors and Islanders alike on the art and craft of brewing and tasting beer. The festival always features a great variety of beers, live entertainment and great vibes. The city comes alive after the festival ends each night with live entertainment featured across the city at various venues!

Entertainment

Great beer. Great entertainment. 2 things that always go down smooth, especially together. Acoustic entertainment provided by local and regional players will be the highlight during the tasting sessions while various styles and varieties of local and not-so-local beer will keep things interesting. Enjoy DMayne on Friday, Justin Simard and Todd MacLean on Saturday afternoon, followed by DJ Spoonfed on Saturday night.

FAQ
Q: When is PEI Beer Fest?

A: Starting things off easy, eh? The 2016 PEI Beer Fest is Friday, September 2nd and Saturday, September 3rd, 2016.

Q: What does my ticket include?

A: Your ticket gets you entrance to the event & all the beer samples you need inside. There are no sample tickets or payment for any beers needed once inside – what a deal!

Q: I bought a Designated Driver ticket – what do I get?

A: First off, props to you for being responsible. Secondly – you get access to the event as well as access to the DD Lounge – comfy seats and complimentary refreshments!

Q: I’m not sure if I’m going – can I buy tickets at the door?

A: You might be able to! Though they’ll be a bit more expensive than the advance tickets and the sessions have been known to sell out in advance. Make up your mind, already!

Q: Will there be food available?

A: You bet! The Delta is providing a number of options for food, and an oyster shucker will be on site. Food options are cash only – there is an ATM just outside the doors to the festival.

Q: Is PEI Beer Fest awesome?

A: Yes, and so are you. Keep reading.

Q: Is parking included with the ticket?

A: Parking is not included, but it’s free to park anywhere downtown on the weekend. Delta does have some underground parking available but space will be limited as this is a busy event! We recommend taking a cab downtown anyways – that’s the responsible thing to do!

Q: I don’t drink a lot of beer, are there other options available?

A: You just haven’t found the right beer yet! But yes, there are a number of gluten-free and cider options available as well. Good times for all!

Q: Is anyone under 19 allowed into the event?

A: No underagers, please! This is a 19+ only event – keep the kids at home!