Extreme Beer Fest

Extreme Beer Fest
Extreme Beer Fest is the ultimate throwdown of craft beer creativity. Join us as we celebrate brewers who push the boundaries of brewing and raise a fist at the norm. Minds will be blown. Palates will be inspired. Prepare for epicness.




Hosted by BeerAdvocate. Sponsored by Dogfish Head Craft Brewery. Don't accept (l)imitations.


February 5 & 6, 2016 #Boston


The 13th annual, invitational Extreme Beer Fest will be held on Friday, February 5 & Saturday, February 6, 2016 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, Mass. 21+ w/ valid ID. No kids. No pets. No moochers.

Session #1 = February 5, 6-9:30pm
Session #2 = February 6, 1-4:30pm
Session #3 = February 6, 6-9:30pm

#ExtremeBeerFest Tickets


Tickets go on sale Saturday, August 1 at 12pm noon EST via Eventbrite. Ticket price TBA. Includes all beer tastings. Food sold separability. 4 ticket limit per session, per order. All sales are final. Read the FAQ before purchasing tickets.

Warning! We can't guarantee entry if you buy from a reseller.


Respect Beer.


Unlike most beer festivals, BeerAdvocate actually pays for all of the beer served. We also waive booth fees to further support the brewers. To date we've spent over $2 million on beer poured at our fests.



March 20 & 21, 2015 / Seaport World Trade Center. Extreme Beer Fest. ©BeerAdvocate. All rights reserved.