Good Beer Hunting

Sept 8-9, 2018 — Octfest on Governor's Island, NYC

Pitchfork, the most trusted voice in music, and October, a leading beer culture website, present the second annual OctFest, a one-of-a kind beer, music and food festival taking place on September 8-9 at Governors Island in New York City.

OctFest is a two-day festival featuring 20 artists, 90+ breweries from around the world, and exciting chef collaborations. In total, the event will host 90 breweries from 20 countries, pouring more than 250 varieties of award-winning craft beer. Not only that: A number of breweries, including Wicked Weed Brewing, DC Brau, Wedge Brewing Co., Four Peaks Brewing Co., Wild Beer Co., and Karbach Brewing Co., will be making their New York City debut at OctFest. Full list available at

Each single-day ticket holder will receive 15 3oz samples from the festival breweries of their choice. Weekend ticket holders will receive 30, capped at 15 per day. Once depleted, ticket holders will be able to purchase additional samples for $1.50 per 3oz pour. Sampling hours are from 2pm-8pm.

You must be 21+ to attend this event.

Saturday, September 8:
Vince Staples
Jeff Tweedy
Standing on the Corner
Madison McFerrin

Sunday, September 9:
The Flaming Lips
Nile Rodgers & CHIC
Yo La Tengo
Hop Along
No Age
Julie Byrne
The Courtneys