Allentown Beer Fest

Downtown Allentown Events

The Hamilton District Main Street Program, in partnership with Cork & Cage, is proud to present the 3rd Annual Allentown Beer Festival on Saturday, September 22nd in downtown Allentown! 

Join us in the 500 & 600 blocks of Hamilton Street for an afternoon of great beers, great food and fantastic music in our vibrant downtown!

Allentown Beer Fest returns with, you guessed it, more beer! This year, we're bringing over 60 breweries and close to 120 beers to sample from. Live music by Cunningham & Associates and Lazy Dogma will play all afternoon, and nearby restaurants, will be selling delicious food out on the street. A number of craft vendors will be showcasing their wares during the event – all can stop by to browse and shop!

When: Saturday, September 22nd
Time: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: 500 & 600 Blocks of Hamilton Street
What:  Beer sampling event
Cost: $34 single, $40 day-of and at the door

Save on fees and purchase your tickets in person at Cork & Cage Bottle Shop!

This is a ticketed event for those 21 years of age and over. Your ticket comes with a 3.5 oz. tasting glass. Try as many beer samples as you like (safely!) during the hours of the event. If you would like to attend the Allentown Beer Fest to enjoy the music and food, you do not need to purchase a ticket, however you will not be able to sample any of the beers without one!

BE OUR VOLUNTEER! We need your help pouring beer, selling tickets, setting up and tearing down. Click this link to find out how and when you can help!  

PARKING INFORMATION: Parking is available in and around Downtown Allentown, PA. We suggest parking in the garage located at 6th Street and Walnut Street which is closest to the event, but any of the decks are convenient - for just $1 per hour with the first 30 minutes free! For more information please visit We strongly encourage all attendees to arrive early for the best parking options, and please drive responsibly.

BUS INFORMATION: LANtaBus will run its regular service to the Allentown Transportation Center (ATC) just one block from the festival. For more information, please visit their website 

Absolutely no refunds will be issued. Please purchase responsibly.

Click the tickets link for list of breweries!


Thank you to our Sponsors!

  • PPL
  • Phantoms
  • PPL Center
  • Green Mountain Energy
  • City of Allentown
  • Cork and Cage