Events To Put in Your Diary

After years of cancellations we're thrilled to see these events – proudly sponsored by Liquorland – this year!

GABS, AUCKLAND
This weekend!

Basically Disneyland for beer lovers, the Great Australasian Beer Spectapular (GABS) is back with over 100 new and unique craft beers and ciders brewed just for you. gabsfestival.com

Find out everything you need to know about the Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular (GABS) here! 

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The silent disco at GABS. 

Taranaki Beer Festival, New Plymouth
JULY 1-2

The inaugural Taranaki Beer Festival features the best craft beer, cider and seltzer from more than 30 breweries from all over New Zealand. taranakibeerfestival.co.nz

Beervana, Wellington
AUGUST 19 & 20

Think interactive, themed bars and damn good food. Beervana's the best way to discover everything that is wonderful about beer, all in one place. Held over two days, Beervana brings together the country’s congregation of craft beer enthusiasts to taste, reflect on and explore the hoppy drop in all its glory. beervana.co.nz

Highball, Wellington
SEPTEMBER 23 & 24

Highball is New Zealand's celebration of spirits and cocktails. A two-day celebration showcasing some of the best purveyors of cocktails and spirits New Zealand and the world has to offer! Pair this with tasty food and banging tunes and you've got a great night out sorted. See you there! highball.co.nz

Dunedin Craft Beer Festival, Dunedin
OCTOBER 28 & 29

It’s Otago’s official celebration of its brewing and culinary heritage. With tantalising treats that'll appeal to every kind of palate and entertainment for young and old – from seminars to bouncy castles to Kiwi tunes.
Run, don't walk. craftbeerfestival.co.nz