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CBX: Celebrating Every Element of the Craft Beverage Industry March 27-April 2, 2023

VisitPITTSBURGH and the Craft Beverage Expo and Distribution are proud to announce CBX, a weeklong festival of events celebrating craft beverage throughout Allegheny County, March 27-April 2, 2023. Highlighting every element of the craft beverage industry, from production and manufacture to bottling and branding, and including beer, wine, spirits, cider, sake, mead and more, CBX will be a county-wide celebration encompassing three distinctive components of the craft beverage ecosystem, from wholesale to retail, with an educational and experiential component.

Craft Beverage Excellence

March 27-April 2, 2023 | Various Locations
CBX Excellence will engage and activate Allegheny County businesses from hotels, restaurants, culture and other attractions throughout the region to participate in CBX by offering specials, discounts, events and more.

Craft Beverage Expo

March 29-31, 2023 | David L. Lawrence Convention Center
In addition to the tradeshow elements, CBX Expo will include The Women in Craft Forum, which focuses on topics unique to women in the craft beverage industry, with tailored insight and strategies to push women to the next level in their careers.

Craft Beverage Experience

March 31, 2023
CBX Experience is a consumer tasting event that will invite small batch vendors from across Allegheny County to showcase their products to industry partners and the general public. The 2023 inaugural event will take place March 31, and a limited number of tickets will be available for purchase.

About the Craft Beverage Expo (CBE) and Distribution Conference

CBE is the leading trade exposition and conference for the entire craft beverage industry, with the primary goal of bringing various vertical beverage markets together to exchange ideas and foster a community of collaboration based on common goals. Whether it is beer, wine, spirits, mead or cider, Craft Beverage Expo and Distribution Conference focuses on small-batch beverages and the issues that producers face, from finding the right technology and equipment for their operations to getting their beverages onto stores’ shelves. 

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