Hop Culture x New Belgium present Queer Beer, a craft beer festival celebrating the unique, vibrant voices of the queer community in the industry including queer owned and/or operated breweries or breweries that have demonstrated a dedication to supporting the LGBTQIA+ community. Join us to enjoy unlimited craft beer samples, live music, and great food as we build a stronger culture of inclusivity. Choose from two days, three sessions, VIP or General Admission, all located at The Wharf.

Washington, DC

@the Wharf - JUNE 3 & 4, 2022

friday, june 3: Session 1

VIP 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM

GA 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Saturday, June 4: Session 2

VIP 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM

GA 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM

saturday, June 4: Session 3

VIP 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM

GA 6:30 PM– 10:00 PM

The Breweries


Located along the Potomac River, The Wharf’s spirit makes an incredible gathering place for everyone. Expect monumental views while enjoying unlimited beer samples and live music on The Wharf’s floating stage. 

Bands to be announced! 

You’ll also have access to restaurants on the waterfront to enjoy the eats The Wharf has to offer. 

Food At the Wharf

The Wharf offers a variety of restaurant options and attendees will be allowed re-entry into the festival to enjoy nearby shops and restaurants. Listed below are the restaurants in closest proximity to the Queer Beer festival. A full list of restaurants at The Wharf can be found here

Getting Here

Centrally located within the Greater Washington D.C. Metropolitan Area, The Wharf is located near two metro stations which are a short walk or free shuttle from the water. We encourage festival attendees to avoid driving and utilize public transportation or ride sharing. View the transportation map here.

Festival Map


Festival Partners

Do you want to get your brand in front of the world’s largest community of craft beer enthusiasts? Contact Us [email protected]