MANILA -- Didn't get your fill of beer during the Oktoberfest celebrations? Gear up your beer bellies for the biggest local craft beer festival.
The Craft Beer Association of the Philippines in partnership with Greenfield Development Corporation will be holding the 1st MNL Craft Beer Festival from November 30 to December 2 at Greenfield District Central Park, Shaw Blvd., Mandaluyong City.
The three-day event promises to be the biggest gathering of all the local craft breweries in the Philippines, with an expected 32 breweries from all over the Philippines participating.
The event will showcase over 250 local craft beer styles including home brewer's beer. It will also feature the 1st Manila Mashers Home Brew Competition.
Alongside the regular local craft beer favorites available in the metro, the event promises to showcase rare and hard-to-find beers from regional and local homebrewers, some of whom will be launching their beers for the first time in Manila.
This includes Ibalon Craft Brew from Naga City, the first craft beer from the Bicol region, Blackwhite Craft Brewery from Batangas, ABC Craft Beers from Siquijor, Baler Brewing Co., Mitchell’s Backyard Brewery, Beer Bros Craft Brewing Company, Munting Ilog and Santiago Brewery & Malthouse from Antipolo, to name a few.
The festival will also present the latest food trends, accompanied by live music. Admission to the event is free and open to the public. The festival will run from 4 pm to 12 midnight during the three-day event.
For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/MNLcraftbeerfestival.