It's that time again. NEW YORK CITY BEER WEEK is right around the corner.

Your NYC breweries are once again kicking things off with the most epic beer party around, OPENING BASH. We're inviting breweries from all of the country, 30 of our closest friends, to join you in the celebration of good beer.

Opening Bash Features:
+ 75+ of the best breweries in the US with beer from 30 NYC Breweries and more than 30 invited guest breweries
+ Craft Beer Food Court because you're going to need some food to go with all that beer. Featuring pairing friendly food for sale from awesome local vendors
+ Music, games, brewery merch to take home, and more

General Admission includes:
+ Entry
+ All of your beer samples
+ Souvenir sample glass
+ Plus access to all of the rest of the fun!

VIP Admission includes General Admission plus:
+ 4pk of limited release NYC Brewers Collab
+ VIP hour

Session Times:
Session 1: 12:30-3:30 pm (VIP entry at 11:30 am)
Session 2: 5:30-9:30 pm (VIP entry at 4:30 pm)

Check back soon for full list of participating breweries.


  • Refunds will be given up to 7 days before the festival. No exceptions will be made.

  • This event is 21+. No one under 21 is permitted, no exceptions. Valid, government issued ID must be presented at the time of entry.

  • No dogs are allowed. ADA service animals are acceptable.

  • No cans or bottles may be opened by attendees during the festival. As per State Liquor Law, they will be confiscated.

  • No coat or bag check will be available.

  • Opening Bash is a beer festival and although we want everyone to enjoy themselves, anyone that's visibly intoxicated and/or acting inappropriately will be asked to leave.

    Tickets HERE