The Square - Winter Ale Festival 2018

The Square - Winter Ale Festival 2018

Saturday 7 July 2018, 3:00pm—9:30pm

4th annual winter ale festival to be held at a new exciting location, Christchurch Cathedral Square this coming;

Saturday, July 7, 2018
3pm - 9:30pm

Come & join us for this one night of ultimate winter ale experience of craft beers, delicious food, & live music.

Restriction: R18

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General Admission $32.90+ BF
Sober Driver $25.00+ BF

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Ticket Type Price Qty
General Admission $32.90 + $2.25 Fee
Sober Driver $25.00 + $2.00 Fee

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General Admission $32.90 + BF
Ticket includes souvenir tasting glass and access to all features and entertainment.

Sober Driver $25.00 + BF
Ticket includes access to all features and entertainment. Glassware will not be issued with these tickets.

Gate Sales $40.00
A limited number of Gate Sales will be available at the festival.


In the shadow of a once magnificent Anglican Cathedral, we are bringing together a wintery celebration in partnership with some of New Zealand’s best breweries for one night of brews and entertainment.

Experience one session with 15 New Zealand craft breweries, fantastic live music on stage and pop up entertainment throughout the night. Shake your booty to the energetic sounds of the bands and sample the unique specially brewed beers and ciders. We also have our delicious food offerings to match this occasion.

Also featuring Takumi Japanese drummers, fire show display from a professional fire performer, amazing LED winged character on stilts and a new age LED technology sound activated multi coloured LED dancer to add more excitement to the night.

Bring your friends and family, and soak up the atmosphere of this vibrant city center festival.


Cut-off time for alcohol sales will be at 9 PM.
No refunds will be offered other than the instance of a full cancellation of the event.
In the event of an extreme environmental crisis, the event may be postponed to a suitable date.
The ticket holder consents to be filmed or photographed for promotional purposes.
The Organiser uses your personal information, such as e-mail, address and phone number in order to communicate with you for the service you have requested and for future related event/s.

All tickets are non-transferable and non-resalable.
Booking Fees and credit card charges apply.

To read our full terms & conditions, please visit

ChristChurch Cathedral Square
Christchurch, New Zealand

Address: Cathedral Square