BC Craft Brewers Conference
SAVE THE DATE!
The BC Craft Brewers Guild is pleased to announce the second annual BC Craft Brewers Conference, in Vancouver, BC on October 20th, 2017. Featuring a full day of seminars, a trade show, and networking opportunities with key suppliers and those in the brewing community.
Details to come.
Central City Brewing Easter Cask Festival
Easter Cask Event at Central CIty Brewing on Beatty St.
20 casks from all different breweries around BC.
$30 tickets. Come’s with 6 drink tokens and 1 food token.
Portion of ticket sales go towards charity for autism.
Come try a bunch of unique one of a kind casks!Visit Site »
Howe Sound Brewing Tap Takeover
HOWE SOUND BREWING’S TAP TAKEOVER IS BACK!
Date: April 7, 2018 Time: 1pm til 1am
Tickets: $40 (plus tax)
Place: Howe Sound Brewing
Set against one of Canada’s most beautiful backdrops, your ticket gets you into a wonderland of BC Craft Beer, with 20 guest breweries, live music food and fun! Featuring the best of Squamish local breweries with Howe Sound Brewing, Backcountry Brewing and A-Frame Brewing… plus more of your favourites from the Sea to Sky corridor and East Vancouver.Visit Site »
Okanagan Fest of Ale - April 13 & 14, 2018
Tickets to the 23rd Annual Okanagan Fest of Ale Craft Beer and Cider Festival are now on sale!
The 2018 Okanagan Fest of Ale, a favourite of patrons and participants alike for over 20 years, takes place April 13 & 14, 2018 in Penticton BC. The festival is one of the largest, longest running and well-respected craft beer events in the Pacific Northwest. The two-day festival features great entertainment, fabulous local food, and an opportunity for craft beer and craft cider enthusiasts to sample a diverse and delicious selection of craft brews, cask ales and quality ciders from 65 craft brewers.
The host city of Penticton boasts a vibrant and lively craft beer scene and is home to five craft breweries while the immediate outlying area is home to nearly a dozen craft cideries. Additionally, there is a fantastic selection of craft friendly taprooms and top-notch craft beer
themed tours and excursions to enjoy. Organizers of the 2018 event are pleased to partner with local hoteliers to offer “Sip and Stay Getaways” starting at only $135/couple and reduced rates for early bird purchasers. Specially priced at $26* for a single day admission and only $42* for a weekend pass Fest of Ale tickets also make and ideal gift to give to the craft connoisseur this holiday season.
Based on the success of last year and early interest this year, organizers are expecting a full house and encourage you to buy your tickets soon as not to miss your chance to Sip, Savour and Celebrate the best in craft beer at the 2018 Okanagan Fest of Ale!
Tickets to the event are available online at www.ValleyFirstTix.com (search for Okanagan Fest of Ale for your preferred day or weekend option) or In person at the Valley First Box Office at the SOEC
Ticket & Accommodation Specials can be found at www.FestofAle.ca
*Early bird rates available until January 15th, 2018
Regular Single Day Admission $29; 2-day Weekend Pass $49 (inclusive)Visit Site »
Nanaimo Kinsmen Beer Festival
Nanaimo Kinsmen Beer Festival is the Mid-Island’s largest celebration of local craft brews.Visit Site »
Friday, April 13th 2018, Beban Park Social Centre, 6pm-9:00pm.
All proceeds go to the Nanaimo Kinsmen in support of the community’s greatest need.
KPU Brewing info session
The explosive growth of craft breweries around the world is creating a huge demand for educated, trained brewers. Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) is the only institution in BC to offer a university diploma in brewing with our own on-site brewery where students gain practical, hands-on experience. Students also learn the art, science and business of brewing in this comprehensive, two-year program. Learn more about KPU’s exciting Brewing and Brewery Operations Diploma (BBOD) on April 17 when we’ll be hosting two online information sessions.
During the information sessions, you’ll hear from our Brewing instructors, admissions coordinator and current students to find out what’s included in the program, what it takes to get in, how to be successful in it, and what types of careers are available in the industry. You’ll also have an opportunity to ask questions during the live sessions and we’ll take you on a virtual tour of KPU’s state-of-the-art microbrewery.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Time:1-2 pm and 7-8 pmVisit Site »
Search for the Perfect Pint
Search for the Perfect Pint (Tickets on sale in March)
May 10th, 2018 at 6 PM
The Rotary Club of Port Moody is again hosting this upscale brewery festival. Guests will appreciate the craftsmanship of beer, while enjoying live music, and food from various local eateries, all while sampling locally crafted beer from microbreweries, regional specialty and traditional breweries. The Rotary Club of Port Moody is organizing this event to benefit Rotary supported charities in the Tri-Cities area.
Tickets available online, the tickets will be available for pickup on the night of the event. Inlet Theatre Box Office charges a service fee of $3.50 per ticket on top of the posted ticket price.
You can buy tickets at St James’s Well, Yellow Dog or Moody Ales.
Tickets can be purchased from Rotary club of Port Moody members.
SOLD OUT ONLINE? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info/in person ticket sale outlet locations.Visit Site »
Fort Langley Beer & Food Festival
kick off festival season outside in the sun at the best Beer & Food Fesitval in the Fraser Valley!
Located outside the palisades of the Fort Langley National Historic site in the heart of farm country, this is the perfect place to enjoy the best of local craft beer, food and entertainment!
Mark your calendars for Saturday May 19th from 12 to 6pm for an afternoon filled with old fashioned fun, local craft beer and fresh, delicious food!
Squamish Beer Festival
The Squamish Beer Festival, is an annual half day event where over 2000 beer lovers will come together to celebrate their passion for great beer and mountain culture. Nestled in the heart of Sea to Sky Country and right in the heart of downtown Squamish, there will be live music, entertainment, food trucks, games, axe throwing, DJ’s & fun!Visit Site »
2:00pm – 8:00pm
Port Moody Ribfest
Port Moody Ribfest
July 20-22, 2018
Now how’s this for a party? At the Port Moody Rotary Ribfest you will find 16 bands, 23 HOURS of FREE music, plus more BBQ than you could possibly eat. Enjoy treats from Gator BBQ, Boss Hogs, Smoke & Bones, Prairie Smoke & Spice, as well as Misty Mountain BBQ. Anyone else drooling yet?!
Save the date! Details to come.Visit Site »
Clover Valley Beer Festival
From the team that brought you the Whistler Village Beer Festival and the Great Okanagan Beer Festival comes the first annual, Clover Valley Beer Festival! On Saturday, August 11th, 2018, we will host over 40 breweries and cider mills, a country rock inspired music line-up, local food trucks and guaranteed good times at legendary location Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre at Cloverdale Rodeo & Exhibition.
We are so excited to work with Twins Cancer Fundraising as our charitable partner, who will receive proceeds from ticket sales to support their amazing efforts towards cancer research.
Galiano Beer & Wine Festival
Tickets are $50
Great Canadian Beer Festival - Sept 7 & 8
Celebrating 26 years! GCBF is Canada’s oldest outdoor craft beer festival with over 200 beers to sample from 60+ breweries – food trucks, live music and more.
Tickets on sale mid July.Visit Site »
Whistler Village Beer Festival - Sept 15 & 16
2017 was our fifth anniversary and an absolute blast! Thanks to all of the festival-goers, breweries, sponsors and community supporters that made it all possible. We can’t wait to up our game even more for 2018; we’ve added a day to extend the celebrations to 6 days of beer-fuelled fun. TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW available at early bird pricing for a limited time!Visit Site »