19 - 21 May, 2017 — Renaissance Hotel, Aruba
Featuring a great variety of delicious craft beers
and wonderful foods in an awesome atmosphere


L.G. Smith's Sunday Brunch Special

The perfect excuse to drink before noon.
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L.G. Smith's Beer Pairing Menu

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Fresco Dinner Menu

Join us on BBQ night at the Beach Area for an amazing Beer inspired dinner menu.
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Little Switzerland Raffle

Little Switzerland will be present at this year's Craft Beer Festival on the 20th of May, 2017. They will raffle a Movato Watch worth approx. $400 at 9:00 PM. Come early and get a chance to win this amazing watch.

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We cordially invite you to be part of the ultimate party in paradise, Aruba's Craft Beer Party Weekend!!

Craft Beer Lovers Aruba has paired up with the prestigious Renaissance Hotel to bring you a fun-filled weekend of continuous Craft Beer themed parties and events.

Starting from the moment you check-in, you will enjoy a complimentary craft beer followed by Live Music at the Blue bar with a great variety of Craft Beers to choose from. Visit the Upscale Restaurant, L.G. Smith's Steak and Chop House for a delicious Craft Beer pairing Menu.

On Saturday, the whole craft beer community in Aruba comes together to bring you the biggest Craft Beer Event of the year, Aruba's Craft Beer Festival! Held in the beautiful Renaissance Convention Center where you can taste over 100 different beers from a wide variety of breweries while listening to great music by different bands & DJ. Hungry during the festival? No problem! Step outside and be part of the Craft Beer Food Festival, where we bring you Craft Beer inspired menu's brought to you by chefs from prominent local restaurants!

On Sunday, start off your day with a delicious brunch at the L.G. Smith's Restaurant, the perfect excuse to drink before noon! And then, come and hang out with us on the beach for some fun in the sun. Enjoy a delicious BBQ prepared by the Renaissance chefs, live music and lots of fun & Games.

Don't miss out on the awesome Aruba's Craft Beer Party Weekend. Cheers!



Discover a shimmering island retreat where the Caribbean goes cosmopolitan. Located in the sunny capital of Oranjestad, the Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino offers an exclusive gateway to the only private beaches in Aruba. Here, guests will find a true urban sanctuary with two distinct lodging options to suit any lifestyle – the chic and sophisticated adults-only Renaissance Marina Hotel and the more secluded, family-friendly Renaissance Ocean Suites.

Fabulous dining, High-end shopping

No matter which destination you choose, you'll encounter fabulous dining, high-end shopping, spectacular entertainment and impeccable guest service. Step aboard our complimentary water taxi and be transported to the pristine shores of Renaissance Island – where you'll find Aruba's only private beaches – with adults-only and family beaches reserved exclusively for Renaissance guests. Indulge in a private massage or body treatment at the Spa Cove, play a game of tennis, or savor superb cuisine and cocktails at newly renovated Papagayo Bar and Grill.

Special Rates for Aruba's Craft Beer Party Weekend:

Renaissance Marina Hotel: $129 per night

Renaissance Ocean Suites: $179 per night

  • Above rate is per night plus 23.74% (9.5% government tax and 13% service charge, which are calculated on a cumulative basis), and $3.50 per room per night environmental & AHATA levy. (Subject to change without notice)
  • Maximum occupancy for rooms at Marina Hotel is 2 adults 18 years and older. Maximum occupancy for rooms at Ocean Suites is 4 persons
  • Check in is at 4:00 p.m./ Check out is at 12:00 p.m.


These newly renovated guest rooms blend modern design with local Aruban spirit. Offers views of the hotel atrium with the unique water launch. Rooms feature either one king bed or two double beds, private French balcony, flat screen TVs, Free Wi-Fi, coffeemaker, newly redesigned bathroom with rain shower and cozy furnishings in a soothing palate of rich woods, silvery creams, off-whites, and splashes of aqua designed with couples in mind and much more. Room also includes exclusive access to Renaissance Island, Aruba's only private beaches. Maximum occupancy of 2 adults 18 years and older.


Offering sweeping views of the Marina or Park, these newly renovated spacious one bedroom suites have a European-influenced sitting area bathed in a palette of silvers, creams, off-whites, and splashes of aqua, as well as a king-sized bed and a private balcony or patio. Also comes with a queen sofa bed in the living room, a flat screen TV in both rooms, wet bar with mini fridge, microwave, coffee maker, and free Wi-Fi. Room also includes exclusive access to Renaissance Island, Aruba's only private beaches. Maximum occupancy of 4 persons

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Renaissance Hotel

Date Time Event Location
May 19th 4 pm Complementary Welcome Craft Beer Lobby Bar
  6 pm – 9 pm Welcome Party Happy Hour Blue Bar Renaissance Marina
  7 pm – 11 pm Dinner & Craft Beer Pairing
(Make Reservation)
L.G. Smith's Restaurant

May 20th 6 pm – 12 pm Aruba's Craft Beer Festival Renaissance Convention Center
  6 pm – 12 pm Food Festival Renaissance Garden Adjacent to the Convention Center

May 21st 11 am – 2.30 pm Brunch! The perfect excuse to drink before noon. L.G. Smith's Restaurant
  5 pm – 9 pm After Party on the Beach with Live Music Beach at Renaissance Suites


Experience Aruba's Craft Beer Party Weekend!




Venue Location

The Renaissance Convention Center, the largest and most modern facility of its kind on Aruba, and one of the largest in the Caribbean islands. Boasting 22,000 square feet of a great variety of Craft Beer booths (indoor) and Food pairing (outdoor)

Accommodation Location

In the heart of the cosmopolitan capital of Oranjestad, with stunning Caribbean views and a design and décor to reflect the breathtaking surroundings, the Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino features 556 totally renovated rooms and suites in two distinct settings — the Renaissance Ocean Suites and the sophisticated, adult-exclusive Renaissance Marina Hotel.