Tapped – India’s First Craft Beer, Food & Music Festival, Is Back in Pune

For the true blue beer jocks, it’s time to get Tapped in Pune!

Saddle up and prepare for a picnic style Sunday of epic proportions with the longest craft beer tap bar featuring more than 50 craft beers on tap and 24 never tried before brews, food vendors from Mumbai and Pune, music, beer awards, kids play area, beer games and the chance to win and drink big as Tapped comes back to Pune at Balkrishna Lawns on Sunday, 9th September.


After four successful events in Mumbai & Pune, founders Nevil Timbadia, Saumya Khona and Bhakti Mehta have curated a fresh line up with the best brews, music and food that will come together in a day-long carnival-meets-picnic set up for this edition.

Great State Aleworks at Tapped Pune

On showcase will be breweries from across Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore and Delhi – Kimaya Brewing Company, Independence Brewing Company, Effingut, Moonshine Meadery, Doolally, Great State Aleworks, Toit Brewery. Making way from Mumbai are Gateway Brewing Co. & Bombay Duck Brewing. Following the tradition, Tapped will host the brewery launch of Yavasura from Pune, who produce beautiful, fresh and delicious ales.

Death by BBQ.

Beer friendly food from favourites across Mumbai & Pune will include kebab pavs from Pack-a-Pav, smoked ribs from Death By BBQ, Stewed Strawberfry, Dark Chocolate and Brie sandwiches by The Fromagerie along with Pune’s super popular Chicken Golgappas & Street Style Tacos by Street Meat, easy to eat Asian style bowls from Bowl Baby Bowl, Berlin style street food from Mahlzeit, Freshly baked Pizzas by Baked & Wired and Botequim Cervejaria by Boteco serving their most popular Brazilian – Pao de Queijo.

Laksa Noodle Bowl from Bowl Baby Bowl

Sweet fix from the delicious dessert station that will house ice creams that are spiked with alcohol from Tipsy Tub, on-the-go waffle sandwiches created fresh from The Belgian Waffle Co. and classic Italian gelatos from Piatto Dessert Studio.

The Belgian Waffle Co- Almond Cocoa Butter.jpg

Live Music gigs all day will make everyone swing and dance to rock & roll and enjoy chilled brews with some jazz & blues. The music line-up for Tapped 5.0 includes the Moonstruck Project which is a modern funk n blue’s rock band hailing from Pune featuring Prateek Bhaduri (on Vocals), Boiha Fanai (on Guitar), Dean Vaz (on Bass), Prasenjit Paul (on Drums) and Arjun Shrivatsan (on Keyboards).

Many Roots Ensemble Official for Tapped Pune (1)

Next up is The Many Roots Ensemble which is an evolving entity of varied music made by equally if not more, varied musicians. The band will feature artists like Subid Khan (on Guitars), Shirish Malhotra (on Saxophone), Rohit Gupta (on Trumpet and Keys), Souvik Bhattacharya (on Bass), Abhishek Debsikdar (on Drums) and Umesh Warbhuvan (on Percussions) and The Bombay Jazz Club featuring Samantha Noella (on Vocals), Harmeet Manseta (on Keys), D Wood (on Bass) and Rajesh Punjabi (on Drums). So bring that thirst and an appetite for endless revelry – we’ll make sure you go home completely quenched.


Apart from enjoying the brews and food, Tapped hosts a Beer Games Arena which includes Beer Pong Championship, Giant Jenga, Tipsy Darts and mini golf as part of the Beer Wealth Tournaments. A little competition hurt no one! Also look out for the Tapped Popular Choice Beer and don’t forget to vote for your favorite brewery for the Tapped Brewery Awards, at the voting booths.

Making it the perfect Sunday picnic, we have a kids section to keep your little ones busy with fun kids play area games & art and craft workshops.


Where: Balkrishna Lawns, 92/10B, Next to Yash Petroleum (B.P), Mundhwa-Pune Rd, Pune: 411036

When: Sunday, 9th September, 2018

Time: 12 pm to 10 pm

Entry: Starting at INR 250/- (per person)

Ticket Available On: Insider.in. Link: https://insider.in/tapped-music-food-craft-beer-festival-september9-2018/event

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