Greater Philly Expo Center - December 3rd
75+ Breweries & Cideries/150+ Beers & Ciders

The producers of the award-winning Philly Craft Beer Festival and Pour the Core: Hard Cider Festival return to the Philadelphia area with the Valley Forge Beer & Cider Festival being held on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA.  Selected by as one of the “Top Beer Festivals Coming to Philly, 2015” this event has something for everyone, hard cider lovers and beer lovers alike.

This thirst-quenching pay-one-price tasting experience, called “a not-to-be-missed event for fans of real beer” by Drink Philly, will be fun-filled day for all—the beer lover and the cider drinker.  The event will break all records of years past with over 150 beers and ciders for sampling.  Shoulder to shoulder with the most popular local breweries and cideries will be amazing producers from across the country and around the world. Check back often, the list will be updated frequently.  The Expo Center is easy to get to and offers ample free on-site parking.  A sell-out is expected, so get your tickets early.

Tickets on sale now!

Pay-One-Price tickets include a 5 oz. taster with a 2 oz. pour line and the freedom to walk the festival and sample beer and cider from participating companies.

Session 1 (Afternoon): 12:30pm - 4:00pm (doors open at 12:00pm; first pour at 12:30pm)

Session 2 (Evening): 5:30pm-9:00pm (doors open at 5:00pm; first pour at 5:30pm)


The VIP ticket option offers the following advantages:

• Line-jumper express ticket processing lane

• Access to the VIP-only lounge area with:

- special beers poured in the VIP area only
- souvenir Belgian-style glass taster
- gated seating area
- VIP-only restrooms

VIP: $55 (Quantity limited. Advance sales only.)

GA: $40

Designated Driver: $10

Food is not included in the ticket price, but will be available for purchase during each session from the on-site concession stands. Only those 21+ with valid photo ID will be admitted.

The event will help support the local Committee to Benefit the Children (CBC) at St. Christopher’s Hospital in their efforts to improve the quality of life for children and families who face cancer, leukemia and serious blood disorders.  

So….Gather up your friends and come on down to the Valley Forge Beer & Cider Festival for some pre-holiday cheer!