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It’s Beerfest Eve, are you ready?

There’s only a few hours left to get your tickets before they sell out. If you already have your ticket, cheers to you! Here’s all the last minute info you need to know about the Georgetown Craft Beer Festival. The Facts: What: 43 of Ontario’s best breweries and cideries are in town and ready for […]

What charities do we support? Glad you asked . . .

What sets Head for the Hills, the Georgetown Craft Beer Festival, apart from all other festivals? We are 100% run by volunteers and donate 100% of proceeds to charity.  There’s never been a better reason to drink beer (and feel good while doing so)! This year we are supporting Food4Kids Halton, Cancer Assistance Services of […]

9 reasons why the VIP Experience is so worth it

The 2018 VIP experience is out of this world. This year’s VIP experience is proudly sponsored by 42 Mill Street, luxury condominiums in uptown Georgetown. Additional awesome VIP perks are sponsored by Sirius XM and MaxxCharge. The VIP experience first started in 2017. We were looking for ways to increase our fundraising efforts for Food4Kids and […]

Record breaking brewers and food trucks at Head for the Hills

Saturday September 15, 2018 from 11am – 6pm. This year our festival is all about MORE. We’ve expanded our venue and vendors to keep up with popular demand, create an even better experience for attendees, and raise even more funds for the local charities we support. Head for the Hills 2018 offers a record breaking […]

Free buses are back, and there are MORE of them . . .

Arrive alive, and have fun doing it! Free shuttles are offered locally to and from our beer festival, sponsored by Georgetown Toyota and Georgetown Chevrolet Buick GMC​. Parking is limited…so skip the fuss and take the BUS! Carpool, taxi, or walk to these local locations to get to Head For the Hills safely. We have always offered a […]

Got your Brew Crew? Check out the craft beers coming in 2018

Y’all ready for this? This year at Head for the Hills, the Georgetown Craft Beer Festival, get ready for more beer than ever before. More breweries is just ONE of the ways we are working at making our festival bigger and better this year. We have 35+ breweries coming to pour. More breweries means more […]

Head for the Hills brings you a bigger and better beer fest.

We’re expanding. And not just because we keep drinking craft beer . . . This year marks the fourth year of our Festival, and it is truly bigger and better than ever before. We are a dedicated group of volunteers who organize this shindig in our spare time (yes, we all have day jobs!). We […]

Free Shuttle Bus at Head for the Hills

ALL ABOARD! The bus is back in action. Head for the Hills has a shuttle bus service To and From the event, picking up at various hubs around town. This FREE program is brought to you by the following local transport pros:

Feeding hope, fighting hunger

  The Georgetown Craft Beer Festival is proud to name Food4Kids as the featured charity for the third year in a row. In 2015, the festival donated $5,000. In 2016 that donation tripled to $15,000. In 2017, the sky is the limit! The Georgetown Craft Beer Festival is entirely volunteer-run and 100% of proceeds are […]

Head for the Hills voted #1 Favourite Beer Festival in Ontario

After a tight race in a recent online poll conducted by momandhops.ca, Head for the Hills, the Georgetown Craft Beer Festival, was voted the #1 favourite Beer Festival in Ontario.