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Pilsner Fest - a celebration of Pilsner Urquell and Gambrinus beer

The climax of the summer season of open-air events is the celebration of Pilsner beer - Pilsner Fest. Fans of the golden nectar are attracted by a varied musical and accompanying programme, news from the world of beer and above all, lots of fun. Admission is free. In the courtyard of the brewery and nearby, there are sporting events, carnival attractions and rides and competitions. One of the highlights of the event is the annual mass toast with Pilsner Urquell and Gambrinus beers. It is regularly attended by thousands of Pilseners.

 Pilsner Fest - a celebration of Pilsner Urquell and Gambrinus beer

Microbrewery festival Slunce ve skle 

The microbrewery festival Slunce ve skle (Sun in the glass) is held annually in the Purkmistr brewery in Pilsen-Černice. Here, several dozen Czech microbreweries regularly offer around 150 different beers. Participants have the opportunity to taste the best of what Czech brewers are able to brew in a microbrewery. Purkmistr is located in an old farmhouse estate in the heart of a rural historic area.

The microbrewery festival Sun in the glass