KraftBrew Summer Beer Fest 2014


Kraftbrew beer festival is the culminating event to Silicon Valley Beer Week. It will take place August 2nd, 2014 at Gordon Biersch Brewery 357 E. Taylor St. in downtown San Jose from 1 p.m. – 7 p.m.

This year’s festivities feature 60+ American craft, Belgian and German imports, home brews, a beer launch booth releasing a special or unique brew for tasting every hour, craft beer panel discussions, brewery tours, and lots of great food!

Street parking is available for the event.


  • Z Passes = $50
    Z Pass tickets include admission to Silicon Valley Beer Week Kick Off event*, glassware, 15 drink tickets and 1 exclusive hour (12 p.m. 1 p.m.) of beer tasting.
  • General Admission advanced = $8
    General admission tickets include glassware. Entrance at 1 p.m.
  • General Admission at the gate = $10
    General admission tickets include glassware. Entrance at 1 p.m.
  • Designated Drivers and Children = $5
    $5 tickets are admission only.

Buy Tickets

1 Drink Ticket = $1

4 oz. taste = 2 tickets
Full pour = 5 tickets


  • Tickets are non-refundable
  • 21+ with ID at entrance to drink; children welcome
  • Food not included in price
  • May not bring your own glassware for tasting
  • Please drink responsibly and use public transportation if necessary

Silicon Valley Beer Week Kickoff event will be held Friday July 25th at Blackbird Tavern 200 S. 1st st. in downtown San Jose from 6 p.m.-10 p.m. Chef Louis Silva (Naglee Park Garage) and chef Dawn Smith (Blackbird Tavern) will be preparing a special menu for the evening to pair with the specialty beers available for tasting. Food and beverage not included in entrance.

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