Events in June

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  • FRIDAY 21ST
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 12pm
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • #ABW19 LAUNCH PARTY Vultures' Lane

    The beginning of Auckland Beer Week kicks off at Vulture's Lane, with a stellar tap list of local and international breweries. A rambunctious Vultures night is guaranteed, with a tap list consisting of new, limited and cellar release beers, and brewers on hand to tell heroic tales!

    Starts at 5pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • SATURDAY 22ND
  • BUS TO THE FUTURE - BREWAUCRACY

    Join us on our bus to the city of the future. From Auckland CBD, we will head to Hamilton, home of Brewaucracy. When this baby hits 75 miles, you will drink some serious brew. You will have a chance to try their excellent offerings fresh on tap and poke our nose around the brewery. Food truck favourite Serial Griller will be on hand to power your flux capacitors. Where we're going, we don't need roads.

    Starts at 9:30am Tickets are $30.00

    More info...
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • CELLARBRATIONS Garage Project Kingsland

    We are so excited for Auckland Beer Week that we are pulling out all the stops: tonight, we are opening the Garage Project cellar and bringing some things we've been saving to the table.

    Come and experience all the delights that aged beers can offer - we'll have vertical tastings of several of our wild sours and barrel-aged annual releases, as well as one-off special releases that have a whole new story to tell with time on their side. We've been saving them for a day like this one.

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 12pm
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • DARK BEER & OYSTERS The Lumsden Freehouse

    An Auckland Beer Week champion returns for the 4th year running. Featuring an array of delicious and rare dark beers from the country's finest breweries matched with fresh local oysters. Featuring rare an new release kegs from the likes of Liberty, 8 Wired and more. #perfectlycompatible

    Starts at 12pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • LITTLE CREATURES MASTERCLASS The Chamberlain

    The Chamberlain in collaboration with Little Creatures is bringing together local beer lovers and hop heads for an exclusive beer tasting.  Learn and experience everything there is to know about Little Creatures, with Head Brewer Udo Van Deventer. Bookings required, email [email protected]

    Starts at 5pm Tickets are $15.00
  • SUNDAY 23RD
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 12pm
  • BRITAIN, RIGHT-O! Bottle Stop

    After pioneering all the best styles of beer ever created and teaching the world what's what, the UK craft beer scene is shining brighter than ever before.

    Beertique have cold shipped direct from the brewery a delectable array of UK beer for you to enjoy, on tap and in the fridge on the day, from the likes of:

    - Beavertown
    - Brewdog
    - Magic Rock
    - Thornbridge
    - Wild Beer

    Starts at 12pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • MONDAY 24TH
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 12pm
  • EPIC BEER MARINADE RIBS Corner Bar

    Epic beer marinade ribs that melt in your mouth at Cornerbar. Irresistibly delicious and a perfect pair to a good beer.

    Starts at 12:30pm Tickets are $12.00
  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • TINY REBEL WELSH BEER TASTING The Brewers Co-operative

    Auckland Beer Week once again has a UK element, with this year's event from the Beertique team featuring Welsh maestro's Tiny Rebel! Incredibly limited release beers will be featured on the night, including collaborations with Magic Rock, Deya, Fourpure, and our very own Yeastie Boys!

    Tickets available direct across the bar. Advance purchase recommended.

    Starts at 6pm Tickets are $30.00

    More info...
  • TUESDAY 25TH
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am
  • DISCOUNTED RIGGER FILLS! Bottle Stop

    10% off all takeaway tap fills from June 21 to June 30 with a valid GABS ticket.

    Starts at 12pm
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • 16 TUN: AUCKLAND HEAVYWEIGHT BOUT 16 Tun

    Liberty Prohibition Porter vs 8 Wired iStout Imperial Stout vs Epic Coffee & Fig Imperial Oatmeal Stout

    Heavyweight superpowers of the beer world bring their A-Game and go head-to-head in a bout of cosmic proportions. Showcased over three days, you'll be able to try all three beers side-by-side, with a brewery on site each each day to sway your vote!

    Starts at 12pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 12pm
  • EPIC BEER MARINADE RIBS Corner Bar

    Epic beer marinade ribs that melt in your mouth at Cornerbar. Irresistibly delicious and a perfect pair to a good beer.

    Starts at 12:30pm Tickets are $12.00
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • RAW, WILD & UNCUT Bottle Stop

    We have invited wild microbes into a party for a beer / natural wine / cheese event. Featuring Lee-Ann & Michael of Craftwork Brewery, Jules van Costello of Te Aro & Cult Wine, and James Thomas from NZ Cheese. Four beers, four wines, four cheeses, four times the deliciousness!

    Tickets from Eventbrite or Facebook.

    Starts at 6:30pm Tickets are $49.00

    More info...
  • THE ART OF BEER Beer Jerk Bunker

    Alongside the proliferation of new styles & takes on beer, the often overlooked side of the craft beer boom has been the explosion in beer design. Art Historian Molly Jones has made it her professional focus to explore the history and evolution of design in beer. Join Molly as she talks through converting The Beer Jerk Bunker into an art gallery for Auckland Beer Week to show off the best, most influential and most controversial designs in beer.

    Starts at 7pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • WEDNESDAY 26TH
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 12pm
  • 16 TUN: AUCKLAND HEAVYWEIGHT BOUT 16 Tun

    Liberty Prohibition Porter vs 8 Wired iStout Imperial Stout vs Epic Coffee & Fig Imperial Oatmeal Stout

    Heavyweight superpowers of the beer world bring their A-Game and go head-to-head in a bout of cosmic proportions. Showcased over three days, you'll be able to try all three beers side-by-side, with a brewery on site each each day to sway your vote!

    Starts at 12pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • DISCOUNTED RIGGER FILLS! Bottle Stop

    10% off all takeaway tap fills from June 21 to June 30 with a valid GABS ticket.

    Starts at 12pm
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • EPIC BEER MARINADE RIBS Corner Bar

    Epic beer marinade ribs that melt in your mouth at Cornerbar. Irresistibly delicious and a perfect pair to a good beer.

    Starts at 12:30pm Tickets are $12.00
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • GARAGE PROJECT SPEAKEASY Garage Project Kingsland

    The quiet clinking of glasses, the murmur of friends meeting, new and old. Tonight, one night only, GP is opening a pop up back-room bar. Will you find true love? Will you see into your future? Will you sit down with a succession of perfectly crafted glasses of cold fizz? Maybe all of these things will happen - and definitely one. We will have six taps and snacks to match - check our Facebook page for all the details.

    Starts at 5pm Tickets are free!
  • BEER COCKTAILS W/ SOUTHWARD DISTILLING Beer Jerk Bunker

    The art of the cocktail has a long tradition of innovation and creativity. Beer Jerk have teamed up with Wellington’s Southward Distilling to catch the latest wave of mixed drinks. Get down to the Bunker and try a range of craft spirits teamed up with delicious beers to create amazing new flavour combinations.

    Starts at 5pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • MEET THE FERMENTALISTS Hallertau Brewery

    Hallertau invite you to their brand new Barrel Room for an evening with some of New Zealand’s finest fermenting experts. An evening of fermented food, sour beer and kombucha. - Lee-Ann & Michael – Craftwork Oamaru - Peter & Fiona – Living Goodness - Rene & Liv - Mama’s Brew Shop Tickets from Eventfinda.

    Starts at 6:30pm Tickets are $30.00

    More info...
  • DRINK & DRAW: BEER LABEL EDITION The Lumsden Freehouse

    Using beer as your liquid muse and the expert tutelage of local artist Bill Riley, create your own beer label and work of art using a random craft beer name generator. Bookings Recommended - 09 550 1201

    Starts at 7pm Tickets are free!
  • THURSDAY 27TH
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • DISCOUNTED RIGGER FILLS! Bottle Stop

    10% off all takeaway tap fills from June 21 to June 30 with a valid GABS ticket.

    Starts at 12pm
  • 16 TUN: AUCKLAND HEAVYWEIGHT BOUT

    Liberty Prohibition Porter vs 8 Wired iStout Imperial Stout vs Epic Coffee & Fig Imperial Oatmeal Stout

    Heavyweight superpowers of the beer world bring their A-Game and go head-to-head in a bout of cosmic proportions. Showcased over three days, you'll be able to try all three beers side-by-side, with a brewery on site each each day to sway your vote!

    Starts at 12pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • EPIC BEER MARINADE RIBS Corner Bar

    Epic beer marinade ribs that melt in your mouth at Cornerbar. Irresistibly delicious and a perfect pair to a good beer.

    Starts at 12:30pm Tickets are $12.00
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 4pm
  • BOSS LEVEL Save Ferris

    Garage Project and Save Ferris join forces to host ""Boss Level"" the inaugural Galaga Boss Level Championship. Destroy and capture enemy alien life forms on your quest to reach Boss Level. Pouring performance enhancing GP beers and serving up Boss Dogs alongside ultimate glory!

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • AMERICA, F*CK YEAH! Beer Jerk Bunker

    America are leading the world in craft beer at the moment and Beer Jerk have brought in a delicious range of cold shipped American beer for you to enjoy.

    Down at the Bunker wrap your face around some incredible beers from the likes of: - Stone - Deschutes - Bruery Terreux - Three Weavers - Offshoot

    Starts at 5pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • FRIDAY 28TH
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • DISCOUNTED RIGGER FILLS! Bottle Stop

    10% off all takeaway tap fills from June 21 to June 30 with a valid GABS ticket.

    Starts at 12pm
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 12pm
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • EPIC BEER MARINADE RIBS Corner Bar

    Epic beer marinade ribs that melt in your mouth at Cornerbar. Irresistibly delicious and a perfect pair to a good beer.

    Starts at 12:30pm Tickets are $12.00
  • BRADEN MCMAHON X NEW NEW NEW TATTOO POP UP Bottle Stop

    Bottle Stop have teamed up with Dunedin’s New New New brewery and Braden McMahon from historical tattoo parlour, Auckland Tattoo Studio, to create beer focused flash artwork to tattoo on six lucky punters. Each person will get to pick from Braden’s artwork which has been designed exclusively for the day, and wash it down with a tasting paddle of delicious beers. Because what better way to celebrate Auckland’s best beer festival, GABS, than to immortalise it with a tattoo to declare your love for beer right?  Onlookers and beer punters are strongly encouraged. This is a beer circus you don’t want to miss! Bookings required: Call Bottle Stop on 09 218 8593 or [email protected]

    Starts at 3pm Tickets are $165.00
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • KARAOKE IS EPIC Save Ferris

    Epic Beer host a match for the ages, IPA and Karaoke. Featuring all the best 80's Hard Rock, Power Ballads and Synthpop. Limber up your vocal chords and get ready to sing ya lungs out!

    Starts at 5pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • GREAT BREWERS CASK SERIES: GALBRAITH'S x MCLEOD'S Galbraith's

    Galbraith’s is excited to bring back their Great Brewer Cask Series. This time Teddy will be brewing with none-other than Jason Bathgate of McLeod’s! There will also be a tap takeover on the night. Keep an eye on Facebook & Instagram closer to the time for more information about this event.

    Starts at 5pm Tickets are free!
  • JUST ANOTHER FLAGSHIP BEER OF AUCKLAND Vultures' Lane

    In a celebration of Auckland Beer Week we will be pouring flagship beers of the breweries that have shaped the Auckland beer scene. Join us for a few of your favourites and some of the latest brews from each brewery to taste just how far they have come in the world of  beer. Breweries featured include: Epic, Sawmill, Liberty, 8Wired, McLeods, Behemoth, Urbanaut, Hallertau, Laughing Bones, Deep Creek, Bach Brewing, Alibi Brewing.

    Join us on the night and you might just find a new favourite!

    Starts at 5pm Tickets are free!
  • SEEING DOUBLE VISION Beer Jerk Bunker

    Double Vision in Wellington have been cranking out a delicious selection of beers from their shiny new Miramar brewery. Beer Jerk are delighted to be welcoming the DVB gang down to the Bunker for the launch of our new top secret collaboration.

    Starts at 5pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • SATURDAY 29TH
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • GABS AUCKLAND ASB Showgrounds

    What if we could convince the country’s most exciting craft breweries to all brew and release a brand new beer on the same day at the one event? The idea caught on like wildfire, and over eight years, we’ve brought more than 900 “Festival Beers & Ciders” into the world.

    Renowned American magazine, The Beer Connoisseur, listed GABS as one of the top 20 beer festivals in the world in 2015, GABS is now, in truth, so much more than a beer festival. It showcases the best New Zealand and Australian craft breweries and cider producers and features hundreds of beers and ciders – including special ‘Festival Beers & Ciders’ made just for the event, outstanding local food vendors, exhibitor stalls, food and drink education, along with fun entertainment and activities.

    Starts at 11:30am

    More info...
  • FREE WINGS FOR GABS! Vultures' Lane

    On the Saturday of GABS we will be offering GABS ticket holders free  wings when they present their wristband to the bar.

    Starts at 12pm Tickets are free!
  • PIHA LOWTIDE BEER LAUNCH Brothers Beer

    Piha Beer brings you the refreshing lowtide lager that you have all been waiting for. Join us on Saturday the 29th of June to launch our new beer. We will be hosting this event at Brothers Beer Mt Eden bringing you live music, food specials, giveaways and fresh beer.

    Starts at 12pm Tickets are free!
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • DISCOUNTED RIGGER FILLS! Bottle Stop

    10% off all takeaway tap fills from June 21 to June 30 with a valid GABS ticket.

    Starts at 12pm
  • EPIC BEER MARINADE RIBS Corner Bar

    Epic beer marinade ribs that melt in your mouth at Cornerbar. Irresistibly delicious and a perfect pair to a good beer.

    Starts at 12:30pm Tickets are $12.00
  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 4pm
  • GABS AUCKLAND ASB Showgrounds

    What if we could convince the country’s most exciting craft breweries to all brew and release a brand new beer on the same day at the one event? The idea caught on like wildfire, and over eight years, we’ve brought more than 900 “Festival Beers & Ciders” into the world.

    Renowned American magazine, The Beer Connoisseur, listed GABS as one of the top 20 beer festivals in the world in 2015, GABS is now, in truth, so much more than a beer festival. It showcases the best New Zealand and Australian craft breweries and cider producers and features hundreds of beers and ciders – including special ‘Festival Beers & Ciders’ made just for the event, outstanding local food vendors, exhibitor stalls, food and drink education, along with fun entertainment and activities.

    Starts at 6:30pm

    More info...
  • SUNDAY 30TH
  • BATTLE OF THE BRIDGE Fantail and Turtle

    North of the bridge vs South of the bridge breweries battle it out across 15 taps to see who reigns supreme in Auckland beer and takes home the inaugural F&T Cup

    Starts at 11am Tickets are free!
  • GIN & BEER IT W/EPIC BEER+HIDDEN WORLD Lord Kitchener

    Epic and Hidden World Gin are taking residency at Lord Kitchener during Auckland Beer Week. Seasonal gin and beer releases will be rotating throughout the week.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • SUNDAY SCHOOL W/ BREWJESUS & FORK BREWCORP Galbraith's

    Renowned for his delicious flowing locks and brewing wizardary, BrewJesus (aka Kelly Ryan) is one of the leading beer personalities of New Zealand. Join him at the Church of Beer in Auckland for a matched Sunday roast lunch and plenty of hangover beers.

    Starts at 12pm Tickets are free!

    More info...
  • GP & UMU PIZZA UNITE! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project and Umu Pizza present a week long collaboration of pizza and beer. Your favourite Umu pizza creations individually matched with a cracking can of Garage Project.

    Starts at 12pm
  • DISCOUNTED RIGGER FILLS! Bottle Stop

    10% off all takeaway tap fills from June 21 to June 30 with a valid GABS ticket.

    Starts at 12pm
  • HAIR OF THE DOG Beer Jerk Bunker

    Are you feeling ok? Did GABS hit you a bit hard? It’s ok buddy. Beer Jerk’s got your back. Come down to the Bunker and enjoy some dim lighting, chill music, free bacon sandwiches and coffee beers to get you back on your feet. Tap water and Berocca available on request.

    Starts at 12pm Tickets are free!
  • PINT AND SLICE Andrew Andrew

    Celebrate Auckland Beer Week at Andrew Andrew everyday between 4-7pm and get a Slice and a Pint for only $10

    Starts at 4pm
  • BEER + FRIES AROUND NZ 605 Drinkery

    Auckland v Wellington v Christchurch v Dunedin. One Beer from each region paired with the finest plate of fried potato chips+regional topping. Who reigns supreme?

    Starts at 4pm Tickets are free!

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  • BEERTAILS & LIBATIONS My Bar

    Join the team at My Bar all week for a Beer & Cocktail showcase featuring drinks from Beertique, Ticketyboo Liquor & Hidden World Gin. Thursday is the main event with producers on hand for a party of special magnificance!

    Starts at 4pm

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  • YUZUFEST Garage Project Kingsland

    It's our yearly celebration of the brain-fizz that is YUZU! Three beers packed to the gills with fresh yuzu fruit, going down like the first summer swim - and they'll punch straight through any post-GABS haze you might be harbouring. Dumplings! Yuzu! Beers! Joy! Laughter!

    Starts at 5pm