Practical info

Practical info

All you need to know to attend this year’s festival. Get your list prepared, grab a glass, and enjoy the selection that What’s Brewing 2023 has to offer.


Thursday October 19th it will possible to exchange your festival ticket for a wristband in Maskinhallen at Tou Scene. The ticket office will be open from 14.00 PM – 18.00 PM. You will save yourselves a lot of queuing on the days of the festival by using this opportunity. You may also purchase tokens at the ticket office on this day.

Pick up for a friend

Yes you can! On Thursday you can pick up the wristband and the glass for your friend. Remember to bring your friends’ ticket and show it to one of our friendly crew members.

Opening hours

We open the doors for Whats Brewing 2022 at 14:00 on Friday 20. October. The opening hours for both days are: Friday 20. October 14:00 – 22:00 and Saturday 21. October 14:00 – 22:00.

Beer servings

On both festival days (Friday Oct. 21 & Saturday Oct. 21), the breweries will be serving from 14.00 PM to 22.00 PM. Check out our tap lists here. ØST and the Wine Bar is also open until 02.00 AM, where there will be good vibes.

Food servings

The Food Court is located in the tent in the front yard near the entrance.​ Check out the food menu here. The food vendor will open their serving around 14:30.


Buying bongs

Serving size is 10cL and will cost one token. The price per token is 30NOK, which is ridiculously cheap for the world’s best beer being served, and will be available for purchase with cash or credit card at the regular bars on the 1st floor, the 3rd floor, the Loft (5th floor), and in the beer halls.


Use the tokens at all What’s Brewing bars operated by the breweries.

At arrival

The festival ticket can be exchanged for a wristband granting access to the festival and a tasting glass. Replacement glasses will be available for purchase at one of the bars. 

Wardrobe services

The wardrobe is located near the entrance. The price is 2 tokens per article of clothing.

How to get here

Tou Scene is located east in the city of Stavanger – here is a link to Google maps. There’s strictly no parking at Tou Scene. Bus No. 4 stops nearby – check out Kolumbus for info. A temporary stop for taxis will be established close to the venue.