Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival Returns to Boston September 22 & 23, 2017


SEPTEMBER 22 & 23, 2017

July 24, 2017 – Boston, MA – Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival, one of the world’s most celebrated craft beer events, returns to Boston’s City Hall Plaza thisSeptember 22 and 23, 2017. Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival will once again bring over 50 international and domestic breweries to Boston, placing emphasis on rare and coveted brews. Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival, co-produced by Mikkeller and Boston Calling Events, received glowing reviews and was deemed by Paste magazine as one of the “12 Beer Festivals You Have to Attend in 2017.” Tickets for the Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival are on sale now at Copenhagen Beer Festival will once again take place at City Hall Plaza, located at 1 City Hall Square, Boston, MA 02201.
During three sessions, beer-lovers will have the opportunity to taste beers from some of the world’s most sought after breweries, including Sweden’s Stigbergets, Belgium-based BokkereyderCloudwater Brew Co. from Manchester, England, and, of course,Mikkeller, the celebrated Copenhagen gypsy brewer. These international brewers will be joined by some of the best beer makers in the United States, such as Brooklyn-basedOther Half3 Floyds Brewing Co. from Munster, Indiana and Funky Buddha from Oakland Park, Florida. Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival will also welcome the most celebrated breweries in Massachusetts, bringing Framingham’s Exhibit ‘A’, Everett’sNight Shift, Woburn’s Lord Hobo, and Boston-based Trillium to City Hall Plaza.
Music will once again compliment the festival’s all-star beer lineup. Performing this year are vintage surf rockers and Denmark natives, The Tremolo Beer Gut, Boston’s favorite beer-swigging country-folk-punk-rock band, Tigerman WOAH, American rock band These Wild Plains, and multi-instrumentalist and psychedelic country singerHayley Thompson-King.  
Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival’s lineup of food vendors will also be announced in the coming weeks.
Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival’s Brewery lineup as of July 24, 2017 is as follows, an * denotes a new brewer for 2017. Additional breweries will be announced in the coming weeks:
3 Floyds Brewing Co. (Munster, Indiana)
7venth Sun Brewing (Dunedin, Florida)
18th Street Brewery (Gary, Indiana)
Abnormal Beer Co. (San Diego, California)*
Alefarm (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Amager Bryghus (Kastrup, Denmark)
Angry Chair Brewing (Tampa, Florida)
Arizona Wilderness (Gilbert, Arizona)
B. Nektar Meadery (Ferndale, Michigan)
Bagby Beer Company (Oceanside, California)
Beavertown Brewery (London, England)
Bokkereyder (Hasselt, Belgium)
Boneyard Beer (Bend, Oregon)
Bottle Logic (Anaheim, California)*
Brekeriet (Landskrona, Sweden)
Brewski (Helsingborg, Sweden)
Bullfrog (Williamsport, Pennsylvania)*
Cloudwater Brew Co. (Manchester, England)*
Creature Comforts (Athens, George)*
Crooked Stave (Denver, Colorado)
Cycle Brewing (St. Petersburg, Fl)
Evil Twin (Brooklyn, New York)
Exhibit ‘A’ Brewing (Framingham, Massachusetts)*
Firestone Walker (Paso Robles, California)
Fonta Flora Brewery (Morganton, North Carolina)

Frederiksdal Kirsebærvin (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Funky Buddha (Oakland Park, Florida)*
Half Acre Brewing Co. (Chicago, Illinois)
Jester King Brewery (Austin, Texas)
Kane Brewing (Ocean Township, New Jersey)*
Kent Falls Brewing Company (Kent, Connecticut)*
Lervig Aktiebryggeri (Stavanger, Norway)
Lord Hobo Brewing Company (Woburn, Massachusetts)
Mikkeller (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Mikkeller SD (San Diego, California)
Modern Times Beer (San Diego, California)
Night Shift (Everett, Massachusetts)*
Omnipollo (Stockholm, Sweden)
Örebro Brygghus AB (Örebro, Sweden)*
Other Half (Brooklyn, New York)*
Oxbow Brewing Company (Newcastle, Maine)
Samuel Adams (Boston, Massachusetts)
Slim Pickens (Tampa, Florida)*

Stigbergets (Göteborg, Sweden)*
Warpigs (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Voodoo Brewing (Homestead, Pennsylvania)*
Trillium (Boston, Massachusetts)
Transient Artisan Ales (Bridgman, Michigan)*
To Øl / Brus (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Tired Hands (Ardmore, Pennsylvania)
Threes Brewing Co. (Brooklyn, New York)*
The Veil Brewing Co. (Richmond, Virginia)*
Superstition Meadery (Prescott, Arizona)
Stillwater Artisinal (Baltimore, Maryland)
Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival’s Session Tasting Times are as follows. The first hour of all session times are reserved for VIP Guld admission. 
Friday Night Session
Friday, September 226:00pm – 10:30pm
Saturday Day Session
Saturday, September 2311:00am – 3:30pm
Saturday Night Session
Saturday, September 236:00pm – 10:30pm
Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival’s Music Lineup is as follows.
Performance times are forthcoming. *Artists are subject to change.
The Tremolo Beer Gut
Tigerman WOAH
These Wild Plains
Hayley Thompson-King
Tickets: Tickets are on sale now at
Any session GA: $65 + fees
Any session VIP: $125 + fees (includes a Mikkeller/Copenhagen Beer Festival gift pack, larger sampling glass, and 1 hour early admission)
Three session GA: $150 + fees
Three session VIP: $250+fees
All ticket buyers must be 21+ to purchase and attend.
Social Media: Follow Copenhagen Beer Festival on social media: Instagram: @CBCBOSTON; Twitter: @COPENHAGENBEER; Facebook: Copenhagen Beer Festival Boston.
Mikkeller Brewing is located in Copenhagen, Denmark and was co-founded by Mikkel Borg Bjergsø.  In 2006 Bjergsø was a math and physics teacher that started experimenting with hops, malt and yeast back home in his kitchen in Copenhagen. Today he exports his micro brewed beer to 50 different countries and is internationally acclaimed as one of the most innovative and cutting edge brewers in the world.
Boston Calling Events is a Boston-based entertainment production company that owns and produces dozens of events each year.  Formed in 2012 by Brian Appel and Mike Snow, Boston Calling Events continues to build its event platform around Boston Calling Music Festival and Copenhagen Beer & Music Festival.
Boston Calling Events is part of The Madison Square Garden Company (NYSE: MSG), a world leader in live sports and entertainment experiences. The company presents or hosts a broad array of premier events in its diverse collection of iconic venues: New York’s Madison Square Garden, The Theater at Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall and Beacon Theatre; the Forum in Inglewood, CA; The Chicago Theatre; and the Wang Theatre in Boston.  Other MSG properties include legendary sports franchises: the New York Knicks (NBA), the New York Rangers (NHL) and the New York Liberty (WNBA), along with two development league teams -- the Westchester Knicks (NBADL) and the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL).  In addition, the Company features popular original entertainment productions -- the Christmas Spectacular and New York Spectacular – both starring the Radio City Rockettes.  Also under the MSG umbrella is TAO Group, a world-class hospitality group with globally-recognized entertainment dining and nightlife brands: Tao, Marquee, Lavo, Avenue, The Stanton Social, Beauty & Essex and Vandal.  More information is available at
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