Event Details

The Yarra Valley Beer & Cider Festival will be running on Saturday 1st April 2017 from 11am – 5:30pm (last drinks 5:00pm) at the Lilydale Showgrounds. The festival is an initiative by the Rotary Club of Wandin, in conjunction with some passionate community beer and cider lovers. The focus of the festival will be to allow patrons to sample some of the finest boutique beer and cider that Victoria has to offer, with many exhibitors being close to home. Quality food stalls will be in attendance, along with entertainment to ensure a well rounded day out for all.



2017 pricing is as follows:

  • Entry Only: $15 + booking fee
  • Entry and 10 x Tasting Token Pack: $35 + booking fee
    (Booking fee includes credit card processing fee and Eventbrite booking fee)
    Note that tasting tokens will be issued upon entry
  • All tickets include an official Yarra Valley Beer and Cider Festival tasting glass.
  • Minors (under 18) are admitted free of charge provided they are accompanied by a responsible parent or guardian and do not consume any alcohol whatsoever.


A token system will be used to serve all beer and cider tastings (80ml). No alcohol will be served without the exchange of a token. Each token is valued at $2. Tokens will also be available for purchase on the day.


The festival will be held at the Lilydale Showgrounds, with the main entrance from the Maroondah Hwy and the secondary entrance from Market St.