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Fort Henry
Fort Henry
1 Fort Henry Drive, Kingston, Ontario

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Jun 08 2024


12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

YGK Craft Beer Fest 2024

Experience the perfect blend of history, athleticism, and local craft beer at the upcoming YGK Craft Beer Festival, set against the stunning backdrop of Kingston’s historic Fort Henry on June 8th, 2024. Kickstart the day with the adrenaline-pumping Cannonball Crush race, a thrilling challenge that sets the stage for a day filled with celebration and relaxation. Following the race, immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the festival, where you’ll have the opportunity to explore and enjoy a plethora of craft beers from some of Kingston’s most beloved breweries. Local favorites such as Daft Brewing, Fine Balance Brewing Company, Something In The Water Brewing, Skeleton Park Brewery, Spearhead Brewing Company, and Hardway Cider will be showcasing their best brews. Not to be outdone, nearby gems like Harrowsmith Brewing Co. and Mackinnon Brothers Brewing Co. will also be on hand, offering their unique and flavorful contributions to the festival.

From 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm, the YGK Craft Beer Festival will be the place to be for beer enthusiasts and newcomers alike. Savor the rich, diverse flavors of the region’s finest craft beers, each telling a unique story of local heritage and brewing excellence. As you meander through the historic grounds of Fort Henry, engage with the passionate brewers, learn about their craft, and discover the secrets behind their exceptional beers. Whether you’re a hop aficionado, a lover of stouts, or someone curious about the burgeoning craft beer scene, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

But the YGK Craft Beer Festival is more than just beer; it’s a celebration of local culture and community. Enjoy live music from talented artists, creating the perfect soundtrack for your festival experience. Indulge in delicious local food, pairing your beer selections with mouthwatering dishes that highlight the region’s culinary prowess. With the stunning Fort Henry as your backdrop, this festival offers an unparalleled setting to enjoy the best of Kingston’s craft beer scene, connect with friends old and new, and create memorable experiences. Don’t miss out on this annual celebration of craft beer, local food, and live music – mark your calendars for June 8th, 2024, and join the festivities at the YGK Craft Beer Festival.

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