GABF Behind the Scenes Tour


“The Great American Beer Festival Behind The Scenes Tour” is the ultimate beer experience. As we head into our 4th year of this event we will be adding an early morning media event featuring special breakfast pairings!

During this special day, participants will attend the Great American Beer Festival Awards Ceremony, be provided photo opportunities, tour of the festival alongside the hosts and meet brewers and brewery owners, participate in a private education session, and complete the day with a special beer & food pairing event with selected brewers after the Festival. In addition, all participants will receive a special schwag bag of brewery memorabilia and membership to the American Homebrewers Association. Limited to only 24 participants.

Have any questions or need more information? contact us HERE

Example Schedule:

  1. Meet at Hyatt Regency Denver, 15th & Stout (10:00 AM)
  2. Award ceremony and photo opportunity (10:30 AM -12:15 PM)
  3. Tour of Festival Floor (12:15 PM -2:00 PM)
  4. Private Education Session (2:00 PM -2:30 PM)
  5. Additional time on floor (2:30 PM to last call)
  6. Beer & Food Pairing Event at Amato’s Alehouse, 2501 16th St., Denver (4:00 PM -6:00PM)

Featuring Fred Bueltmann, “The Beer Evangelist”, of New Holland Brewing Co. along with additional brewers TBD

The Great American Beer Festival is put on each year in Denver by the Brewers Association of Boulder, Colorado. The Brewers Association is an organization of brewers, for brewers and by brewers. Its members’ include over 2,400 US brewery members and 44,000 members of the American Homebrewers Association, members of the allied trade, beer distributors, individuals, other associate members and the Brewers Association staff. For more information, click here