Craft Beer festival moves to Glasgow’s SWG3


One of Scotland’s biggest craft beer festivals is moving West from Edinburgh and renaming itself The Glasgow Craft Beer Festival. It’s new home is SWG3 in Glasgow with the festival taking place from from 8-9 July.

The team behind Bigfoot, We Are Beer host events across London, Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol and will now make their mark in at SWG3 which is well known for its distinctive creative spaces where art, music, design and food all collide.

The new Glasgow’s Craft Beer Festival is all about the celebration and discovery of craft beer and its diverse culture and audience.

Co-founder of We Are Beer, Greg Wells said, “We’re delighted to announce a new home for our Scottish event and couldn’t be more excited to bring our celebration and exploration of craft beer to Glasgow this July. The craft beer scene in the city is bubbling over with talent, variety and quality and we can’t wait to showcase some of it at our new home in SWG3. The event encourages exploration and learning so whether you’re a seasoned festival-goer or brand new to craft beer, we’ve got something to whet your appetite at Glasgow Craft Beer Festival.”


Meryl Gilbert, Head of Commercial Events & Partnerships, said: “We’re excited to be welcoming the Glasgow Craft Beer Festival to SWG3 this July. As a venue, we’re very passionate about great beer, good food and music which the festival will have in abundance. We look forward to hosting what is set to be an amazing weekend.”

A new home for Scotland’s celebration of craft beer, SWG3 will elevate the festival, celebrating modern beer culture and allowing fans to discover craft beer’s world of creativity and diversity in one of the UK’s most vibrant cities. Don’t miss out – sign up for early bird ticket prices and line-up news at

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