Grab your pretzel necklaces and put on your favorite brewery T-shirt! This annual celebration of Maryland’s growing craft brewing industry showcases more than five dozen local breweries. Explore their awesome portfolios of ales, lagers, ciders, and meads. The Baltimore Craft Beer Festival features beer tasting, live competition judging, live music, local food trucks, shopping and much, much more!
This year’s event features an incredible selection of Maryland breweries, cideries, and meaderies. We have a HUGE list of your favorite breweries participating in the 2023 festival.
“Beer Geek” pass holders gain early entry to the event and miss the crowds seeking out limited, seasonal releases. Check out the growing list of participating breweries by visiting the festival website.
This year’s Maryland Craft Beer Competition finalists will be judged, head-to-head, at the Final Table. This competition’s talented and certified judges review the best beers of the competition LIVE. We award the Maryland Craft Beer Cup to the winning brewery in front of the event’s crowd!
The Brewers Association of Maryland invites you to experience Maryland beer responsibly. To ensure the safety and enjoyment of our attendees, we reserve the right to refuse service of alcohol or excuse attendees from our events, at any time.
*** The Baltimore Craft Beer Festival is a RAIN or SHINE event. No ticket refunds will be offered. ***
By attending the Baltimore Craft Beer Festival and/or purchasing tasting passes, you agree to the Brewers Association of Maryland’s COVID-19 Safety Acknowledgment.
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