Pig & Whistle Pub - Kyoto, Japan
We will be temporarily closed on the 15th (Tue) and 16th (Wed). We apologize for the inconvenience.
Special deals at our pubs on Woodford Reserve, Jack Daniels, Corona, and more!
Language Exchange Every Sunday!
Kyoto Language Lovers from 5pm, ¥500 including snacks
Live Sports: Soccer / Football
Watch the 2018 UEFA Champions League live in Kyoto at the Pig & Whistle Pub.
**all times are in Japan standard time.
May 2nd (Wed), 3:45 AM, Semi-Final
May 3rd (Thu), 3:45 AM, Semi-Final
May 27th (Sun), 3:45 AM, Final
Event Schedule TBA.
Pig & Whistle Pub Kyoto 31st Anniversary this Weekend! Discounts on Guinness Pints & Draft Beer! Dec. 15th/16th
Video: 30th Anniversary Party from 2016
Pig & Whistle British Pub Kyoto, Japan
Happy Friday Kyoto!
31 years! This weekend is the 31st anniversary of the Pig & Whistle British Pub in Kyoto, Japan. We're so proud to be Kyoto's oldest and longest running pub.
To celebrate we're offering ¥200 off draft beer Friday and Saturday nights. Even better, we're offering pints of Guinness beer for just ¥600 - the best price in Japan!
We're looking forward to seeing you this weekend!
Kyoto Craft Beer Festival 2017 this Sunday in Kyoto - 14 May 2017! 地ビール祭京都2017! Craft Beer Event Japan
Craft Beer Lovers,
It’s back! The Kyoto Craft Beer Festival 2017 is this Sunday, May 14th! This is a one-day event.The festival features craft beer from craft breweries across Japan. Kyoto brewers include:
This year the festival is hosting 37 brewers and 190 different beers throughout the day! There will also be live music and tasty food.
What You Need To Know
When: Sunday, May 14th 2017, 12 pm to 6 pm. Last year most of the kegs were empty around 5 pm, so we recommend coming earlier than later. Popular beers and breweries will sell out fast!
Where: Kyoto Sanjo Association Shopping Arcade between Horikawa St. and Senbon St, almost 1 kilometer of craft beer heaven! (see map and transportation below ↓)
Price: Admission is free! Must purchase beer tickets for beer tasting. Food is cash only.
Car & Bicycle Parking: Absolutely NO parking! It’s illegal to drink and drive any type of vehicle in Japan.
About Beer Tickets
Advance tickets can be purchased at a discount price before Sunday. ¥2,000 for 6 tickets. You can buy tickets at the Kyoto Sanjo Association Office (075-811-4472), open 2pm to 9pm.
Tickets will cost ¥400 each on the day. Tickets on sale from 11:30 am.
*Note: The number of tickets is limited. Tickets are non-refundable. Last year the tickets were sold out towards the end of the event.
Original Beer Glasses for Kyoto Craft Beer Festival 2017
This year’s beer tasting glass (240ml) can be purchased for 1 beer ticket at Sanjo Omiya Park (where the live music is). Glasses will be on sale from 11:30 am to 5:30 pm or until supplies last. Buy early! Create less waste and take home a nice souvenir!
Live music performances will start at 12 pm at Sanjo Omiya Park, near the east side of the arcade.
Live Music Schedule
13:30 〜Shinichi Shimomura(DJ)
14:00 〜Shinichi Shimomura(DJ)
16:00 〜Ave Covo(ブラジル北東部伝統音楽マラカトゥ)
17:00 〜Teshi Tama(DJ)
17:30 〜TOMO凸garigari(DJ&belly dance)
Map and Public Transport
There are 5 options for public transportation:
Official Links for Kyoto Craft Beer Festival 2017
Kyoto Craft Beer Festival Website (English)
Kyoto Craft Beer Festival Website (日本語)
Kyoto Craft Beer Festival on Facebook
Kyoto Craft Beer Festival on Twitter
See you on Sunday,
Check out our report and pics from last year's festival! ↓
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