Festivals and Events

Joburg Festival of Beer

Fun & Games

Sink 5 balls and win a Black Label Draft

Ruaan from Chameleon Breweries

Ruaan from Chameleon Breweries

Andre from The Cockpit Brewery

Andre from The Cockpit Brewery

Cockpit beers on tap

Cockpit beers on tap

Deon Tegg of Nottingham Road Brewery

Deon Tegg of Nottingham Road Brewery

Smack! brewers David and Andrew Martin

Smack! brewers David and Andrew Martin

Johnathan Nel of The Three Skulls

Johnathan Nel of The Three Skulls

Franky Four Fingers Craft Lager

Franky Four Fingers Craft Lager

SAB had a Nelke Weiss and a Caramun Dunkel

SAB had a Nelke Weiss and a Caramun Dunkel

Devil's Peak had four beers on tap

Devil’s Peak had four beers on tap

Robson's Real Beer

Robson’s Real Beer with their Durban Export Pilsner on tap

Copper Lake Brewery

Copper Lake Brewery with Weiss, Dark Lager and English Ale on tap

De Grave Brewery

De Grave Brewery

New kid on the block

New kid on the block

Citizin Sold Out

Citizin Sold Out – bad planning or very popular? We will never know

Nottingham Road range of beer

Nottingham Road range of beer will soon be available in tins, Not the way to drink a craft beer though

Grolsch

Grolsch had no customers during the time we were there. That means South Africans are smartening up about craft beer!

Yasigis Beer Garden

There were several beer gardens and distributors but we were there to talk to the brewers.

Pecanwood Oktoberfest 2013

Saturday morning getting ready for the fest

Saturday morning getting ready for the fest

With an expected crowd of 6000 people, there were several taps and plenty of kegged beer available!

With an expected crowd of 6000 people, there were several taps and plenty of kegged beer available! Everybody was waiting for the crowd

The Crowd at 10:15 am

The Crowd at 10:15 am. OK it’s too early maybe. The crowd will come,

Craft beer enthusiasts

Craft beer enthusiasts at the Chameleon stand

The Calendar Girls

The Calendar Girls looked like a bunch of school girls. Nothing like the video on the site.

The Crowd at 15:30

The Crowd at 15:30 – by now the beer drinking crowd should be queuing 6 deep at each brewer’s stall. That did not happen

Watching the rugby game

The crowd watching the Bokke being beaten by the All Blacks

After the game

A local band entertained the crowd till late that night

After the Bokke lost to the All Blacks the crowd rushed towards the Klipdrift stands to drown their sorrows, They couldn't care about craft beer

The Crowd at 19:30 After the Bokke lost to the All Blacks the crowd rushed towards the Klipdrift stands to drown their sorrows, They couldn’t care about craft beer

Outside lounge

Outside lounge

Some got tired

Some got tired

The later the less beer drinkers

The later the less beer drinkers

Beerpong contestants

The loosing side must drink up

Donn supporting the practicing teams by supplying pitchers of beer

Donn supporting the practicing teams by supplying pitchers of beer

Calender Support

The Calender Girls were around for a short while as inspiration for the guys to perform better

Hours and hours of practicing got the best of some players

Hours and hours of practising got the better of some players

Jolly Beer Drinkers

Jolly Beer Drinker

Oldest of the Calender Girls

Oldest of the Calender Girls

One of the few that stuck to beer

One of the few that stuck to beer

Beerpong Championship

Beerpong Championship

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