Silicon Valley Beer Week

Event has passed (Fri Jul 21, 2017 - Sun Jul 30, 2017)
Silicon Valley
various locations & times


Silicon Valley Beer Week is the region's ultimate beer-lovers event.

Silicon Valley Beer Week takes place at various venues, restaurants and breweries that are passionate about craft beer. Beer-lovers can experience a variety of activities featuring their favorite craft beers including tap takeovers, food pairings, seminars, demonstrations, brewmaster's dinners, new release nights and other exclusive events.

Silicon Valley Beer Week is a celebration of all the vibrant brewing and culinary traditions that the region has to offer. You're invited to join in the celebration and spread the word about this exciting event to your friends, family and co-workers.


FRIDAY, JULY 21, 5pm - 10pm

SVBW Official Kickoff Party: Taste of San Jose

Forager Tasting Room & Eatery, 420 South First Street, San Jose

Silicon Valley Beer Week is back and Forager is pleased to host this year’s kickoff party with a salute to local brewers right here in the heart of Silicon Valley.

There will be live music, drink and food specials, a Locals Only Beer Garden featuring specialty offerings from San Jose’s breweries, and a VIP lounge for high rollers who want to support our local nonprofits.

VIP Admission: $40
– earlybird access to Locals Only Beer Garden at 4:30pm
– tasting flight of seven 3oz pours from local breweries
– exclusive access to Brewers’ Lounge
– access to seasonal selection of small plates
– a chance to hang out and interact with local brewmasters

General Admission: $20
– access to Locals Only Beer Garden from 5:30- 9:30pm
– tasting flight of seven 3oz pours from local breweries

Full Schedule:


  1. Silicon Valley Silicon Valley, CA
  2. Forager Tasting Room and Eatery 401 First Street, San Jose, CA