Join the Fun at GABS 2024: Melbourne’s Premier Beer Festival

GABS 2024 Melbourne Beer Festival

GABS 2024 Melbourne Beer Festival Overview

The Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular (GABS) returns to Melbourne from the 21st to the 23rd of June 2024.

Held at the Melbourne Showgrounds, GABS 2024 offers an extraordinary showcase of craft beers, exciting activities, and a vibrant atmosphere.

Attendees can indulge in craft beer, gourmet food, and fun games and activities.

GABS 2024 celebrates the creativity and innovation of the craft beer industry, providing an exclusive opportunity to sample 120 brand new festival beers from 120 different craft breweries, most of which are small independents.

GABS Festival Dates and Session Times

Mark your calendars for the Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular 2024, which will take place over three days:

  • Friday, 21st June 2024: 11AM and 6PM sessions
  • Saturday, 22nd June 2024: 11AM and 6PM sessions
  • Sunday, 23rd June 2024: 12PM session

Melbourne Showgrounds: Venue Details for GABS 2024

GABS 2024 will be held at the Melbourne Showgrounds, located at Epsom Road, Ascot Vale VIC 3032.

The venue offers ample space and facilities to accommodate thousands of beer enthusiasts.

Highlights of GABS 2024 Melbourne Beer Festival

Showcasing the best and most innovative brews from over 150 different breweries, GABS 2024 will feature more than 500 beer taps. This extensive selection guarantees a diverse and exciting tasting experience for all attendees.

  • Exclusive Craft Beers at GABS 2024: Sample 120 brand new and exclusive festival beers crafted specifically for GABS by 120 different craft breweries.
  • Discover 60 Stunning Bars: At GABS 2024, attendees can discover 60 stunning beer, cocktail, wine, whisky, and food bars.
  • Fun Beer Hall Games at GABS Festival: Challenge your mates to fun games like giant Jenga, paddle pong, and hook a tinnie.
  • Craft Beer Masterclasses at GABS Melbourne: Deepen your knowledge of craft beer with exclusive Beer Masterclasses led by seasoned brewers.
  • Live Music Performances at GABS 2024: Enjoy live performances from the Hot Potato Band and other musicians, creating a vibrant atmosphere.
  • Silent Disco at Melbourne GABS Festival: Dance to your own beat at the Silent Disco, where you can control the tunes with a pair of headphones.
  • GABS Beer Safari: Each attendee receives GABS Beer Safari vouchers valued at up to $250, usable at GABS exhibitor venues post-festival.

Who Should Attend GABS 2024 Beer Festival

  • Beer Enthusiasts: If you love craft beer, GABS is the perfect event for you. With a wide selection of unique and exclusive brews, this is your chance to discover new flavours and meet like-minded beer lovers.
  • Food Lovers: GABS is not just about beer; it also features a variety of gourmet food stalls. Whether you’re a foodie or just enjoy good eats, you’ll find plenty of delicious options to satisfy your palate.
  • Friends and Social Groups: The engaging activities and lively atmosphere make GABS ideal for groups of friends looking to have a memorable time together. The games, music, and beer create a fun and social environment perfect for making new memories.

Things to Do Near Melbourne Showgrounds During GABS

Make the most of your visit to GABS 2024 by exploring some of the nearby attractions:

  • Queen Victoria Market: A bustling marketplace offering fresh produce, specialty goods, and delicious food.
  • Melbourne Zoo: Perfect for a family outing with diverse animal exhibits.
  • Docklands: Offers shopping, dining, and entertainment options.

How to Get to Melbourne Showgrounds for GABS 2024

Public Transport: Easily accessible with additional Metro Train services on 21-23 June. Trams and buses also service the area.

Parking: Ample parking facilities are available at the Melbourne Showgrounds.

Bike: Bike-friendly routes and parking facilities are near the venue.

Join Us at GABS 2024 Melbourne Beer Festival

The Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular (GABS) 2024 is an unforgettable celebration of craft beer, food, and entertainment.

Don’t miss this unique event in Melbourne’s calendar.

Gather your friends, bring your family, and join us for an exceptional experience at GABS 2024!

For more information and to purchase tickets online, please visit the Official GABS Festival website.