Singapore, 11 May 2017 – With a brand new venue and a rock solid line-up of activities and Asia Beer Awards, the ninth edition of Beerfest Asia promises beer lovers a unique experience unlike any other!
Organised by Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd and presented by United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB), Asia's largest beer festival is back from17 to 20 August 2017 at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore. For the first time, visitors to Beerfest Asia 2017 will be able to enjoy their favourite local and international beers in the air-conditioned venue while enjoying the picturesque sea view. Marina Bay Cruise Centre is easily accessible via North-South line: Marina South Pier Station or Bus no. 402.
With over 40 beer exhibitors showcasing over 500 kinds of beers and ciders – the highest number of variety ever at Beerfest Asia 2017 – beer enthusiasts will be spoilt for choice with the variety of drinks available. Visitors can expect all-time favourites such as Tiger Beer, Guinness and Strongbow ciders by Asia Pacific Breweries (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Singha beer from Yen Investment, tasty craft brews such as witty Singlish labels like Ah Kah Ji Craft Lager, Ki Siao Brown Ale, Sibeh Ho Witbier by Archipelago Brewery, and many more from all over the world.
Visitors to Beerfest Asia 2017 can expect gourmet treats and beer-friendly grub by The Handle Bar, Kontiki, 1925, Little Part 1 Café and many more. Entertaining acts of Bon Jovi and Def Leppard tribute bands from Australia and electronic dance music sets performed by all girls DJ by Altra Management are set to wow the festival too. For the first time, there will be beer workshops daily for visitors to learn how to brew their own beer at home or create their different unique flavoured beer, and Singapore's first ever Beer Yoga by the Bay – all happening at Beerfest Asia 2017! This Beerfest Asia 2017 promises to be the biggest and best festival ever.
Tickets for Beerfest Asia 2017 is now on sale and can be purchased here. Early bird passes end 31 May 2017 and each ticket includes one complimentary welcome beer to be redeemed on festival grounds. Die-hard Beerfest Asia fans may purchase the VIP package which includes benefits such as free flow beer, access to seating areas in VIP deck, express entry at festival gates and complimentary VIP Kit including a festival shirt. Refer to Annexe A for festival and ticketing details. More information can be found on www.beerfestasia.com.
Attached: Annexe A - Beerfest Asia 2017 Festival and Ticketing details
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For more information, please contact:
Cherie Lee (Ms)
Assistant Marketing Manager
Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd
DID: (65) 6319 4034
Chua Pei Ling (Ms)
Corporate Communications & CSR Senior Executive
Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
DID: (65) 6319 1895
About Beerfest Asia Pte Ltd
Beerfest Asia Pte Ltd is co-owned by lifestyle company Timbre Group and Sphere Exhibits. Beerfest Asia Pte Ltd is set up to initiate and spearhead the beginnings of the only and largest beer festival in Southeast Asia. The idea behind Beerfest is the experimentation process of finding and enjoying beers that consumers may never, otherwise encounter locally. It is also a trade event for industry colleagues to exchange dialogue and promote their products. With plans to grow the festival in the region, Beerfest Asia Pte Ltd is committed to develop the festival to become the premier beer marketplace in Asia.
About Timbre Group Pte Ltd
Timbre Group was founded with the social mission of developing the Singapore music scene through the talent cultivation of local musicians, and growing sustainable audiences for them. Today, the Group has evolved into a holistic music lifestyle company with a diversified yet synergistic portfolio of businesses ranging from food and beverage, concert and festivals promotion and music education. It currently comprises five live music restaurants and bars, two international festivals (Timbre Rock & Roots and Beerfest Asia), a pizza restaurant and delivery service, an artist management agency, and two music academies.
Timbre Group’s Portfolio of Brands
Timbre • Switch • Barber Shop • 12-inch Pizzas & Records • Timbre Catering • Timbre 12-inch Delivery • Timbre Music • Timbre Music Academy • Timbre Rock & Roots • Beerfest Asia
About Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd
A wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), Sphere Exhibits, which stands for "SPH Events, Roadshows and Exhibitions", aims to be the leading events company catering to a diverse mix of trade and consumer clientele.
Backed by a committed and experienced team of professionals and SPH's comprehensive range of media platforms, Sphere Exhibits’ shows, events and exhibitions centre on unique concepts that attract local audiences and regional participants. Among Sphere Exhibits' events are The IT Show, COMEX, Licence2Play, Asian Masters, Gourmet Japan and Kidz Academy.
Leveraging on its expertise in event conceptualisation, planning and execution, Sphere Exhibits delivers memorable and quality events that meet the objectives of its clientele and partners.
About Singapore Press Holdings
Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms, ranging from print, digital, radio and out-of-home media.
SPH owns award-winning newspapers, magazines and best-selling books in both print and digital editions, as well as online classified businesses in the region. In addition, SPH has two English radio stations and one Chinese radio station, an out-of-home digital advertising unit, a regional events and conferences arm, and runs a chain of modern retail convenience stores. SPH also has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8 and U, and a 40 per cent stake in MediaCorp Press Limited, which publishes the free newspaper, Today.
SPH REIT comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road and The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall. SPH's latest retail development is The Seletar Mall located in Sengkang.
SPH is in the healthcare sector, operating private nursing homes under Orange Valley.
For more information, please visit www.sph.com.sg