Goat Fest 2023 – Waterloo Region’s Spiciest Event of the Year!

Celebrate the Perfect Blend of Spice and Suds at Goat Fest – The Ultimate Hot Sauce and Craft Beer Festival!

This one-of-a-kind event is set to ignite the city with a thrilling fusion of fiery flavors and refreshing brews on September 23rd at Bingemans KoolHaus.

Goat Fest promises an unforgettable gastronomic adventure for all hot sauce and craft beer aficionados as we take over one of the region’s premiere Oktoberfest venues at Bingemans from 10am – 6pm. The festival brings together the finest hot sauce makers from Canada, along with some special guests from the US, and innovative craft breweries under one roof to deliver an electrifying celebration of spicy sensations and delicious libations.

Key Highlights of Goat Fest Include:
Hot Sauce Makers: Immerse yourself in a sea of spiciness as you sample a diverse array of hot sauces from the Region and beyond! Sample your way through many of the most sought after sauces as featured on the hit YouTube series Hot Ones as we bring together some of the finest makers around.
Craft Beers & Cocktails: Quench your thirst with a premium selection of unique craft beers and cocktails from renowned local breweries & distilleries. Discover new and limited-edition brews, perfectly paired with the fiery flavors of the hot sauces.
Gastronomic Delights: Indulge in delectable food offerings that complement the hot sauces and craft beers. Local food vendors and food trucks will serve up a variety of dishes designed to enhance your taste bud experience.
Live Entertainment: Groove to the rhythm of live music performances from groups like Juneyt & Craig and The Hot Karls before witnessing the jaw dropping stunts of professional mayhem makers The Monsters of Schlock (as seen on Canada’s Got Talent). Goat Fest guarantees an atmosphere of excitement and fun!
Special Guests: Meet OG Camera Guy Bill from the hit YouTube Series Hot Ones, and witness multiple Guinness World Records Holder Mike Jack attempt to break the Guinness World Record time for eating 100 Carolina Reaper Peppers – LIVE!
Family-Friendly Fun: Goat Fest is an inclusive event with something for everyone. Families and friends can enjoy the day together, exploring the festival’s diverse offerings and participating in kid-friendly activities.

Tickets for Goat Fest are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Get yours today at GoatFest.ca or the Bingemans Oktoberfest Website.

Don’t miss this chance to join the fiery fun and meet your new favourite hot sauces!