Killington Brewfest

Snowshed & Ramshead Lodges
Sat Oct 1 2016

Wet your whistle with a backdrop of 4,241' of Vermont's finest autumn foliage and enjoy live music, a plethora of fabulous food offerings and over 100 of the finest craft beers in the region.

Brewfest is one of Killington’s most distinctive annual celebrations. We've expanded to include Snowshed & Ramshead Base Lodges, allowing more activities, beer and food.

Schedule Snapshot

Friday, September 30, 2016

  • Brewfest Golf Tournament: 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.  *SOLD OUT*

Saturday, October 1, 2016

  • Brewers Brunch: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • VIP Tasting Session: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. *SOLD OUT*
  • Tasting Session: 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Golf Tournament *SOLD OUT*

Friday, September 30, 3:00 p.m Shotgun Start

To get the party rolling, we’re hosting a brew-inspired golf tournament at Killington Golf Course. Come test your sporting skill and enjoy exclusive sample brews on-course during your round. Better yet, this 9-hole scramble tournament comes complete with brew-friendly raffle prizes and beer-paired post-round appetizers.

More Details

Shotgun start at 3:00 pm, with complimentary apres golf appetizers to follow. Brewers and guests, 21+ only, are all encouraged to join. Call the Pro Shop at (802) 422-6700 to sign-up.

Brewers Brunch

Saturday, October 1, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

As we all know, a strong brunch in the (late) morning can be just the ticket to start your day. Join the brewers for brunch at the Killington Grand Hotel to enjoy a custom menu created by Killington's Executive Chef, complete with fresh local ingredients and paired with great craft beers.

Brewfest Brunch Menu

Tasting Session Details

Saturday, October 1, 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Since 1995, craft beer lovers have been flocking to the Green Mountains of Vermont to sample the finest brews in New England during the pinnacle of fall foliage. The event features over 40 breweries pouring more than 120 craft beer styles, a vendor village and live music.

Upgrade your Killington Brewfest experience by purchasing an Advance VIP ticket! You'll gain exclusive access to the tasting session 1 hour before the doors open, plus you'll receive a 2016 Brewfest t-shirt.


The tasting session will be loaded with live music from favorite local artists. 

Joey Leone 1:00 - 5:00 pm Snowshed Resort Center
Tony Lee Thomas 1:00 - 5:00 pm Ramshead Lodge
Steve Malec & the Electric Flood 1:00 - 5:00 pm Long Trail Pub, Snowshed


Important Information

Participants must be at least 21 years of age and a valid ID with proof of age is required.  Brewfest staff may check your ID at any time during the festival. We reserve the right to deny alcohol to anyone and remove anyone from the property.

  • Beer samples will only be poured into 5 ounce, souvenir tasting glasses
  • Beers under 9% ABV: 
    • 4 ounce sample = 1 ticket
  • Beers over 9% ABV:
    • 4 ounce sample = 2 tickets


There will be shuttles and taxi services available throughout the Tasting Session for your convenience. Please designate a driver and drink responsibly. 

School Bus Shuttle - Loops between Snowshed, East Mountain Road to Highride, and Killington Rd to The Foundry

  • Saturday: 1:00 - 6:00 pm

The "Bus" - Killington & Rutland Region: Stops every hour at Snowshed from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm


Early Bird and Advance tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Ticket pricing will automatically adjust to the regular tier until the event is sold out, so reserve your space early!

  Early Bird Advance Regular Advance VIP
Golf Tournament *SOLD OUT*     $60  
Brewers Brunch     $40  
Tasting Session $35 $40 $45 $55
Designated Driver     $10  


Tickets include a commemorative drinking glass, 8 beer sampling tickets, over 100 brews to sample and live music on 3 stages. Extra sampling tickets will be available for purchase on-site.



Check out the 2016 featured beers



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