The Farsons Beer Festival is one of Malta’s most revered free summer celebrations that brings together the best local music. Discover more on this event!

The Farsons Beer Festival is one of Malta’s most revered summer celebrations of all things beer and musical.  This is a free, family-friendly event that brings together the best offerings from the local music scene (and cold beer, of course!) The ten-day-long event, from the 25th of July until the 3rd of August, sees plenty of rising talent hit the stage as well as well-known local personalities. 

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Why not book flights to Malta and bring your troupe along to embrace what will most definitely be another fun-filled Farsons Beer Festival?

For those that aren’t in the know, Farsons is Malta’s oldest brewery, producing the iconic yellow Cisk beer which can be found in full supply across the islands. Every year the local’s favourite tipple takes centre stage at the beer festival, alongside different varieties and plenty of international beers, and even cider for the non-beer lovers! With over thirteen bars and well over sixty draught pumps, it’s safe to say you’ll be delighted with the variety of beers on offer.

For the Beer Connoisseur

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The extensive choice of local and international award-winning beers is the main highlight of the festival. There is a vast range of beer, including local brands: Cisk Lager and the full Cisk portfolio, Cisk Excel, Cisk Pilsner, Cisk Chill, Cisk Export and Cisk Strong, and the Farsons Classic Brews range, which includes Blue Label Amber Ale, Double Red Strong Ale, India Pale Ale and the newly launched Gold Label Pale Ale, celebrating Farsons’ 90 Years of Brewing in Malta. 

International brands on offer include Carlsberg, Budweiser, Corona and Guinness as well as international speciality beers such as St Austell Brewery, Hobgoblin, Baladin, Grimbergen and Kronenbourg 1664. Gluten-free beer Bellfield, as well as zero alcohol versions of Carlsberg and Beck’s will also be available

More than beer!

Of course, beer is just one facet to the festival; there are plenty of kitsch stalls, entertainment, and a hotchpot of cuisines up for grabs in the international food court. 

The location of the event is in one of Malta’s largest parks, making it a great place to sit back and relax for an afternoon, bask in the sun, or dance your way through the evening after the sun goes down!

A stellar line-up!

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Last year’s event saw terrific performances from Tribali and The Travellers as well as an outstanding show by The Riffs. There was also the favourite Blues stage and a Rock stage, to suit all music fans!  

Every year this event attracts thousands of people who come to experience the good vibes under the Maltese sunshine with a beloved Cisk in hand. It truly is a must for anyone looking for a good time during their holidays in Malta! Will we see you there? Book your flights to Malta today!