The Knighthood of the Brewers’ Paddle and the Belgian Brewers, in collaboration with the City of Brussels and the Brussels-Capital Region, organize the 18th edition of the BELGIAN BEER WEEKEND from Friday 2nd till Sunday 4th September 2016.
The Grand’Place of Brussels will serve once more as decor for this event entirely dedicated to our national drink. You will have the opportunity to enjoy one or more excellent Belgian beers in one of the most beautiful settings in the world.
Throughout the weekend, several small, medium-sized and large Belgian breweries (seelist of the participants) will offer you a wide range of their products what will allow you to discover the different kinds of beers that stand for the reputation of our country.
The entrance is free. To pay your beers, you need to buy the special BBW-crowncorks sold at the cash desks on or around the Grand’Place, as well as one (or more) deposit chip(s) for the beer glasses (3 EUR/deposit chip – this chip is refundable).
!!! AND DON’T FORGET !!! : the Bar National behind the Stock Exchange Building, a few steps away from the Grand’Place
You can taste delicious Belgian beers in 75cl bottles in good company. Bottles are sold by the piece, intended for immediate consumption and presented in a magnificent ice bucket with ‘Fiers de nos Bières’-tasting glasses.
All this is offered in a lounge atmosphere, with music and info sessions with key figures of the brewing world. So, you can learn more about our industry while enjoying a Belgian beer with friends.
In addition, demonstrations of beer tastings will be foreseen.