Within 5 days, over 100.000 people visit the festival. The large number of visitors is mostly due to basic festival principles: free entrance, an exceptional music program, and a wide range of foreign and domestic beer brands.
Korca Beer fest was founded in year 2007. In six years of its existence over 500 000 visitors could have seen more than 100 free music performances and tasted a lot of beer brands.
The festival has received the Albania Tourism Award in 2010
Owing to all the mentioned, Korca Beer Fes established itself as one of the most important segments of the tourist offer of Korca Region, as well as a brand that promotes our city and strengthens its image.
Korça, the city of events - Albanian tourism city 2010!
Beer Fest, the largest festival in Albania, has been honored with the Albanian Tourism Prize.
The Korça Beer Fest, already a festival well-known throughout all of Albania and the region, has been honored with the Albanian Tourism Prize, awarded by the Minister of Tourism, Youth and Sports, and the Albanian Tourism Association.
The assembled jury of well-known names, including international figures, recognized the Municipality of Korça and its project “Beer Fest” as the best and most special of its kind for promoting Korça as a tourist destination.
140,000 glasses of beer consumed in four nights of Beer Fest.
“Korça’s beerfest, I say with full sincerity, is one of the greatest festivals in the Balkans. It is organized in the fantastic city of Korça, but it belongs to the people of Albania in all territories and regions.”