Taranaki Beer Festival 2023


Fri 31st Mar - Sat 1 Apr 2023

TSB Stadium, New Plymouth
1 Rogan Street
New Plymouth Central
New Plymouth

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Ticketing: Public

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New Plymouth Raceway
New Plymouth Raceway Rogan Street
New Plymouth
New Zealand



The 2023 Taranaki Beer Festival will be held at TSB Stadium, New Plymouth, with over 35 breweries showcasing some of the best beer, cider, seltzer & cocktails from around New Zealand.

Dates: Friday 31 March & 1 April 2023.
Times: 5pm – 10pm


Taranaki Beer Festival is a strict over 18 years of age event. No persons under the age of 18 will be permitted into the festival.


Tickets for both sessions are sold through Ticketek. 
For ticket pricing and session times, see our ticketing page.

  • General admission R18 $47.00
  • Fast Pass General Admission R18 $97.00 (1 general admission ticket + preloaded $50 wristband (no $2.50 Wayver fee) + last lane entry to the event)

Purchase your tickets here 


No cash is accepted over the bars or at the food vendors. 

Funds loaded on the wristband (that will be given to you upon entrance) are the only accepted form of payment.  All purchases at the Festival are made through Wayver cashless wrist bands. 

There are stations at the entrance for you to put funds on your wristband. When loading you wristband for the first time there will be a $2.50 loading fee which has been subsidised, after that there is no fee if you reload it. You can add funds to your wristband at any time throughout the day. 

Certified Self Contained Motorcaravan Parking

Make a weekend of it!

Parking will be available across the road at the New Plymouth Racecourse from Thursday 30 March until Sunday 2 April

  • Please enter from the TSB stadium side and follow the signposts to the grassed car park.
  • Parking is free of charge and no bookings are required
  • No pets allowed as this is a working racecourse