Beer is one of the few things that brings together diverse cultures under one roof. With the 42 Kenyan tribes, the Beer Festival in Nairobi seeks to not only unite people but offer the best of beer brands.
Beer Festival is an annual three-day event held from September 6 – September 8. This year’s edition will be held at the Alchemist Bar in Westlands bringing about 40 different types of beer on the table. Craft and draft beers are common during the event as well as Lager and Ale. Other types of beer from all over the world will be available.
The event is coupled with tasty bites and music. Tickets are out for sale ranging between Ksh 1,500 – 4,500 (US$15-45). The ticket comes with 40 beer tastings, a branded glass of beer, sweets, tortilla chips and Tahini dips. For VIP tickets ($45), you get to enjoy a secluded chill-out zone, a gift hamper from Sandstorm, a set of beer glasses and the best of gourmet tastings.
On the first day of the festival, an industry event will be held in the afternoon while the second and third day, the event will be open to the public from noon to 8 pm.
[Video by Kenneth Bonyo]
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