The seventh annual Icelandic Beer Festival will be held in the period of February 22-24th next year, celebrating Beer Day in Iceland.
Microbrewery Bruggsmiðjan in Árskógssandur, a village in North Iceland, is planning to open a beer spa in the region, with a view of Hrísey island, in February next year. Guests will be invited to bathe in a mixture of beer, water, hops and yeast.
Heimir Hallgrímsson, one of the coaches of the Icelandic men’s national football team, now has a beer named after him.
The “ridiculous waste” of Christmas beer was the subject of discussion at Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, today.