Tickets

MEMBER SALE: July 12 | PUBLIC SALE: July 13

Super Pro Tip: Join the American Homebrewers Association and gain presale access to GABF tickets and the Member-Only Session! Tickets are only sold via AXS.com or the AXS mobile app.

General GABF Session

Thursday, October 6, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Friday, October 7, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Saturday, October 8, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

General session tickets include a commemorative tasting glass, unlimited one-ounce samples plus soooo much more! Member Pricing.

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2022 Festival Sessions

The Great American Beer Festival is held at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO.

Thursday, October 6, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

  • Thirsty Thursday: Be there opening night–energy is high, kegs are fresh, and the bagpipes are blaring as we kick off the 40th anniversary festival and the first night of PAIRED, where scrumptious savory and sweet bites designed by award-winning chefs are paired with unique beers that can’t be found in the festival hall.

Friday, October 7, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

  • Festival Flair Friday: Assemble your brew crew, don your best fest costume, and vie for tickets to next year’s GABF. Don’t miss the last night of PAIRED!

Saturday, October 8, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

  • Evening Session: Celebrate good times as we close down the last day of the festival! Ultimate beer fans, this is your night to kick kegs, shake your groove thang, but just don’t drop your cup. It’s a celebration!

$95


Member Price:

$85

Member-Only Session

Saturday, October 8, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Member Session tickets are only available to American Homebrewers Association (AHA) and Brewers Association members and include a commemorative tasting glass, unlimited one-ounce samples plus soooo much more!

Join the AHA today for access to this session!

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2022 Member-Only Session

Saturday, October 8, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

  • Member-Only Session, aka Superfan Saturday: Be the first to taste 2022’s medal-winning beers! This afternoon session follows the award ceremony where the best of the best beers in the U.S. are announced. Join the AHA today for access to this session!

$75

per ticket, per session

PAIRED

Thursday, October 6, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, October 7, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

PAIRED tickets include unlimited tastings of unique beers not found in the festival hall matched with award-winning chefs.

This ticket does not include admission to the GABF General Session.

$129

per ticket, per session

PAIRED + GABF

Thursday Oct. 6, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm*

Friday Oct. 7, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm*

*PAIRED 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm | GABF General Session 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

PAIRED + GABF tickets include unlimited tastings of unique beers not found on the festival floor matched with award-winning chefs.

This ticket also includes admission to the GABF General Session. PAIRED closes at 9:00 pm; General Session ends at 10:00 pm.

$199

per ticket, per session


Designated Driver

  • Member/Public Price: $30 per ticket, per session

Designated Driver tickets for the General Session and Members Session include a special gift, unlimited sodas, and hospitality in the Designated Driver Lounge.

  • Thursday, October 6, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Friday, October 7, 5:30 – 10:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 8, 5:30 – 10:00 pm

***** Ticket prices do not include taxes, AXS fees, or additional fees. Ticket limits are TBD.*****


Member-Only Ticket Presale

Only members of the American Homebrewers Association (AHA) or Brewers Association (BA) are eligible for the member presale, which provides exclusive first access to all festival and PAIRED session tickets.

Anyone of legal drinking age is welcome to join at anytime; annual AHA memberships start at $43.

  • AHA/BA members receive one unique presale code via email
  • You must opt-in and subscribe to GABF emails to receive this code
  • Member purchase deadline to be eligible for the presale: June 28, 2022 at 11:59 p.m MT

Due to the fast pace of ticket sales, membership does not guarantee success in securing tickets.