Canberra Craft Beer & Cider Festival

Mercure Canberra is proud to play host to the 15th annual Canberra Craft Beer and Cider Festival on Saturday 19th March.

Discover some 40 local and interstate exhibitors including BentSpoke Brewing Co, Capital Brewing Co, Sydney brewery, Stone Dog Meadery, 4 Pines Brewing, Lord Nelson brewery and James Squire, presenting up to 250 craft beers and ciders!

With the event bigger and better than before, made possible with support from the ACT government, you’ll also discover guest speakers and ‘meet the brewers’ session, plus a range of dining options, live entertainment and family activities all throughout the day.

Ensuring your safety and comfort, the festival will be split into two ticketed sessions from 11am to 2 pm, and 3 pm to 6 pm, so get in quick to secure your spot.

Mercure Canberra special accommodation and festival packages

The ‘Beer Fest 2022’ package includes:

  • Accommodation at the 4-star Mercure Canberra
  • A 4-pack of award-winning Sydney Brewery beers,
  • Entry to the Festival
  • Breakfast daily

The package is available for stays between the 18th of March and the 21st of March 2022. Rates from $149 per room per night for one or two people (conditions apply).


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*Offer is subject to availability at the time of booking. Packages are available between the 18th and 21st of March. Festival date is 19th March. Once booked tickets will be supplied via email prior to checking in. Please see for additional event details including information on vaccination requirements to enter the festival.