Canberra Craft Beer & Cider Festival

Mercure Canberra is proud to play host to the 17th annual Canberra Craft Beer and Cider Festival on Saturday 16th March 2024.

Discover some 40 local and interstate exhibitors including BentSpoke Brewing Co, Cypher Brewing, Sydney Brewery, Stone Dog Meadery, 4 Pines Brewing Co, Bad Shepard Brewing Co, Lord Nelson brewery and more, 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.

Your ticket to the festival gives you entry from 11am till 6pm.

Mercure Canberra special accommodation and festival packages

The ‘Beer Fest 2024’ package includes:

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

The package is available for stays between the 15th of March and the 17th of March 2024. Rates subject to availability at the time of booking. Talk to our friendly team for current pricing or click on the book now link below.


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*Offer is subject to availability at the time of booking. Packages are available between the 15th and 7th of March 2024. Festival date is 16th March 2024. Rates are subject to changes at any time without notice. Rates may very per day. Rates are available to book until 3 days prior to the event. Reservations must be fully prepaid and are non-refundable in case of modification or cancellation.

Once booked tickets will be supplied via email prior to checking in. Please see for more information.