Launceston Beerfest


31st December 2023 – New Years Eve

The picturesque, waterfront setting of Royal Park, Launceston will be the best place to spend your New Year’s Eve with plans in place to set the city a lite with the biggest Beerfest NYE event to date.

Much more than just a Beer Festival, Launceston’s signature New Year’s Eve event delivers an immersive and authentic sensory experience with a creatively curated food, drink and entertainment program.

Get warmed up with our pre event series of individually curated satellite events hosted across the Tamar Valley from the 27-30 December with Gin Tasting Trails, Sparkling Workshops, Degustations, Tap takeovers and more.

Beerfest NYE Festivities kick off at 4pm and visitors and locals alike can indulge in spectacular offerings of diverse and unique premium craft brews, ciders, wines, cocktails complemented by Tassie’s dedicand local street eats food.  These include single batch, festival exclusives as well as well known, crowd favourites.   Free activities and entertainment continue through the day with live comedy sessions, masterclasses, wine-food pairings and live demonstrations lead by local industry favourites plus the best in local, emerging and iconic live music including Tassie icons Luca Brasi on the main stage and nationally celebrated HYPE DJ set Scudda and Ed Coleman closing out the night.

Those looking to indulge in a more exclusive setting can kick back in the Adams Distillery VIP area, hosting a private bar serving Adam’s finest cocktails, Tasmanian premium drinks, a tailored Tasmanian menu catered throughout the day by local culinary experts, Matson’s Catering.

And to make sure it all goes off with a bang, BeerFest will deliver two sets of fireworks displays (9:30pm and 12am midnight), for the most breathtaking, bedazzling and explosive conclusion to 2023 you’ll find anywhere in the state.

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