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Nelson Beer Week

Saturday 18th-Sunday 26th March 2017

Nelson Beer Week is showcase of Nelson and NZ craft beers at events embracing local cuisine, locations and more.. culminating with the 10th Marchfest on Sat Mar 25th and the New Zealand Home-Brewers’ Conference, Mar 24-26th.

Events & Participation:
Nelson Beer Week brings together breweries, bars, restaurants and other venues offering 45+ beer-related fun events taking place at over 20 venues around around the Nelson region.

23 Kiwi Craft Breweries will be represented during the 9 days.

Nelson Beer Week is a chance for locals and visitors to explore beyond normal ‘beer experience boundaries’ for more than just a weekend. It will bring together breweries, bars, restaurants, retailers and other businesses to promote Nelson/Tasman as a cool destination for an annual week-long craft beer pilgrimage.
Events being planned include beer and food matching, bbq, beer and hop tour at a hop garden, craft beer fun-run, a Beer Pecha Kucha, live music, beer talks, pub quizzes, meet the brewers, brewery tours and more..
Marchfest has announced the live music acts for its tenth craft beer festival. The strong line-up includes New Zealand's hip-hop soul queen, Ladi 6 and festival favourites The Eastern.
Tickets for Nelson Beer Week events (if ticketed) will be a



March 18–26


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Tickets, Bookings and Entry

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Ph. 03 928 0620

Additional Info

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