The 23rd edition of the Mondial de la bière, America’s most prominent international beer festival, will take place from June 8 to 12, 2016, at Palais des Congrès de Montréal and its terrace, l’Esplanade. More than 190,000 festivalgoers are expected in Quebec’s metropolis for this unique event which features beers from here and afar.
At the same time, the Mondial de la bière announces the second edition of its Beer Brewing Week form June 6 to 12. The event is back for that week when all of Montreal rallies to offer visitors a full range of activities related to beer and brewing gastronomy!


  • More than 190,000 visitors expected!
  • 586 products available (beers, meads, ciders…) including 536 beers
  • 282 new beers — never presented at the Mondial de la bière!
  • 104 (breweries, cideries and others) with 40 breweries from Québec
  • 18 food pavilions

5 day-festival when Montréal becomes Beer Central! The Mondial de la bière is the perfect spot to satisfy the inquisitive, and also every beer lover, beginner, epicure, up to the finest connoisseurs!