Craft Beer Festa Kyoto 2017 Rain or Shine! Coming on Sunday 2017 UN.MAY 14 12:00→18:00 At Kyoto Sanjo Association Shopping Arcade
FREE ADMISSION PAY WITH BEER TICKETS Beer tickets available at the ticket booth(see the map to finnd them) for 400 yen per ticket. Advance tickets available for 2000 yen (set of 6). MORE THAN 37 BREWERS Participated by more than 37 brewers from all over Japan. MORE THAN 100 KINDS OF CRAFT BEER FOOD TO GO Take a walk through this 800meter*shopping arcarde with food specially made for this event. *about half a mile. LIVE PERFORMANCE Musical and other performances at Sanjo Omiya Park.

Easy payments with beer tickets

Beer tickets will be available at the festival for 400 yen per ticket from 11:30 to 17:30.
  • * Look for the ticket booths indicated on the maps handed out at the festival.
    The map will also be posted on this page shortly before the event.

  • ・The number of ticket sales are limited.
  • ・The tickets are no refundable and can be used for brewery’s beer only.
  • ・The beer list might be changed without any notifications.
  • ・Each booth would be finished earlier than the informed time due to the sales condition.
  • ・No alcohol beverage would be sold under 20.
  • ・Drinking and driving is prohibited under Japanese law.
Pre-order tickets are available at Ticket Pia.
  • Those tickets sold at Ticket-Pia ( pre-order tickets) are only the temporary tickets.
  • Pre-order tickets can be changed into valid tickets( worth 6 glasses of beer/set ) at the ticket booth in the beer festival.
  • *Reception time is between11:30 〜 17:30.
  • *The tickets are no refundable.

No refunds

There will be no refunds for beer tickets after purchase.

Payments for food accepted in cash only

Food will be available to go from individual stores in the Kyoto Sanjo Association Shopping Arcade. Payments for food will be accepted in cash only (beer tickets not accepted).

No parking available

There are no parking spaces available for any vehicles, including bicycles. Also, riding bikes (and of course driving) after drinking is illegal in Japan. Be safe and use public transportation to get here and back.

Restrooms located throughout arcade

In addition to temporary restrooms set up for the event, you will also be allowed to use the restrooms in participating stores.


Hankyu Kyoto Main Line

10 min. walk north from Omiya Station (Station HK-84)

JR Sanin Main Line

10 min. walk east from the first traffic light to the south of Nijo Station’s East Exit

Kyoto Municipal Subway Tozai Line

3 min. walk south from Nijojo-mae Station (Station T14) Exit 3


Nearest bus stops

Shijo Omiya
Senbon Sanjo/Suzaku Ritsumeikan Mae
Horikawa Sanjo


Kyoto Sanjo Association Shopping Arcade

Covered arcade along Sanjo Street, from Senbon Street to Horikawa Street
In Japanese: Sanjō-kai Shōtengai (三条会商店街)


No parking available (including bicycles). Use public transportation to get to this event.
No driving/biking after drinking. Driving and riding bicycles after drinking is prohibited by law.


Contact form available here in Japanese only.
* Please note that both phone calls and written inquiries can be responded to in Japanese only.