Leuven Beer Weekends

During the Leuven Beer Weekends, you will be served a itinerary ranging from beer tastings, beer walks, beer workshops, and brewery visits to surprising pairings.

Bier uitkiezen tijdens Leuven Innovation Beer Festival

Leuven Innovation Beer Festival

The Leuven Innovation Beer Festival kicks off the Beer Weekends. Craft breweries from around the entire world present their most innovative beers here. Ancient traditions go hand-in-hand with innovation. You’ll see this time and again, in the brewing process, the ingredients, the techniques, the packaging, etc. Spontaneously fermented, unfiltered, organic, or vegan beers; come and taste them all.

Bier uitschenken tijdens bierproeverij

Food & Hops

Food & Hops is an event at the crossroads of beer and gastronomy. Leuven’s best chefs will be dishing out some divine creations based on and combined with a specific beer. To get a comprehensive experience, combine your visit with a unique workshop taught by beer professionals.

Stand op Zythos Bierfestival in Leuven

Zythos Beer Festival

The Beer Weekends end with the Zythos Beer Festival. With over 100 Belgian brewers and 500-plus beers, it's  Europe’s largest Belgian beer tasting festival.

More beer experiences

You can expect a lot of other beer activities during the Leuven Beer Weekends. Take the Stella Artois brewery’s interactive tour, which will guide you past the beer coppers and bottling lines. Join a guided tour, visit Brauhaus Domus or enjoy some tasty dishes based on beer served with matching beers.