• Lighthouse 20th Anniversary Block Party!

    August 17th, 2018|Lighthouse Brewing, Victoria, BC

    SAVE THE DATE! It’s our 20th birthday and we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate than having a BIG PARTY and inviting everyone we know!! Join us on August 17th from 3-10pm for a Lighthouse block party and the GRAND OPENING of our shiny new tasting room!

    There will be lawn games, prizes, and brewery tours! The Zone 91.3 will be broadcasting live on-site featuring a customized 90’s theme mix tape.

    This is a free event with beer and BBQ available for purchase. Esquimalt Lions Club will be grilling up burgers and hot dogs, with vegetarian options available.

    Family friendly and welcome to all. Stay tuned for more details!

  • THE HOP STRIKES BACK - A celebration of IPAs

    August 18th, 2018|Fuggles & Warlock - 103-11220 Horseshoe Way Richmond

    THE HOP STRIKES BACK – A celebration of IPAs

    It’s no secret that we love hops and IPAs and what better way to celebrate them than to have thirteen of our brewery friends join us and share their beers with you! We hope you’ll join us at Hops Strike Back for our inaugural IPA event on August 18, 2018.

    CONFIRMED BREWERIES
    Backcountry Brewing
    Beere Brewing Company
    Boombox Brewing Company
    Britannia Brewing Company
    Central City Brewing
    Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks
    Lighthouse Brewing Co.
    Luppolo Brewing Company
    Moody Ales
    Parallel 49 Brewing Company
    Steel & Oak Brewing Co.
    Strange Fellows Brewing Company
    Twin Sails Brewing
    Yellow Dog Brewing Co.

    PURCHASE HERE: http://bit.ly/HopStrikesBack
    $45.00 + GST and ticket site fee.
    All ticket sales are final.

    THIS IS WHAT YOU GET
    ● 4oz pours of IPAs from your choice of 14 breweries & 28+ IPAs
    ● A cool branded tasting glass to take home
    ● This is an all-inclusive event, no tokens needed – you may sample as many IPAs as you like
    ● Entry at 12:00 pm

    We expect everyone to plan ahead, arrange for a safe ride home, and drink responsibly. Serving it Right Rules apply.

    We will have food trucks on site.

    CHARITY – TEAM FUG CANCER
    We have a team in the Ride to Conquer Cancer, benefiting the BC Cancer Foundation. TEAM FUG CANCER is riding on behalf of those who are battling cancer, those who have battled cancer, and in memory of family and friends we have lost to cancer. The Ride is an epic, two-day cycling event on August 25/26, 2018 that spans 200+ kilometres.

    We will have a 50/50 draw during the event and will also be selling raffle tickets for some swag and beer from our brewery friends. Bring CASH!

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  • Caskapalooza 2018

    August 21st, 2018|CRAFT Beer Market. 85 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Y 3K8

    Caskapalooza is back for another year! Join us for a night of fun, socializing and sampling – featuring over 30 unique casks. Tickets are $25 and include 12 sample token & entertainment.

    Partial proceeds will be donated to Make-A-Wish Foundation BC, a charity that grants wishes to children battling critical illnesses – helping carry them and their families from a place of fear and uncertainty, to a place of hope, strength and joy to continue their fight.

    CRAFT Beer Market
    85 West 1st Avenue
    Vancouver, BC V5Y 3K8

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  • Vancouver Island Feast of Fields, 21st Annual

    August 26th, 2018|Kildara Farms 11293 Chalet Rd, North Saanich, BC V8L 5M1

    Feast of Fields is a three hour wandering gourmet harvest festival that highlights the connections between farmers and chefs, fields and tables, and between farm folks and city folks. With a wine glass and linen napkin in hand, guests stroll across a farmer’s field, traveling from tent to tent (sometimes through the barn, past the tractor or around the chicken coop) listening to live music, and tasting gourmet creations from BC top chefs, farmers, fishers, ranchers, food artisans, vintners, brewers, distillers and other beverage producers.

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  • Great Canadian Beer Festival - Sept 7 & 8

    September 7th, 2018|Royal Athletic Park, Victoria

    The Great Canadian Beer Festival is proud to celebrate our 26th year! Returning to Royal Athletic Park in Victoria for two days: Friday September 7th, 4 – 9pm and Saturday September 8th, 12 – 5pm.

    FEATURING: 65+ breweries and cideries, food vendors, live entertainment and more!

    TICKETS: $40.00 for Friday or Saturday (incl tax) plus fees and includes:
    ~ Entry, taster glass, program and BC Transit Get Home Safe bus ticket

    TOKENS: One token per tasting. Tokens cost $2.00 each for a 4oz taster. Available for purchase on-site, cash only.

    **Tickets are going on sale ONE MONTH EARLIER this year! Saturday June 16th @ 9am for online purchases. Link coming soon!**

    Tickets can be purchased in advance online or (June 18th onwards) at the *Ticket Rocket Box Office (101-804 Broughton Street, Victoria Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm).
    *Subject to availability.

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  • Whistler Village Beer Festival - Sept 15 & 16

    September 15th, 2018|Whistler

    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!

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  • BeerSavvy Bootcamp presented by Cicerone Certification Program

    September 16th, 2018|CRAFT Beer Market, Vancouver

    BeerSavvy Bootcamp

    Boost your beer IQ and prepare for the Certified Beer Server exam with this fun, interactive class put on by the Cicerone Certification Program — the leaders in beer service certification and training.

    September 16, 2018
    Craft Beer Market, Vancouver BC

    LINK: https://www.cicerone.org/us-en/products/beersavvy-bootcamp

    Facebook Event:
    https://www.facebook.com/events/217307325490989/

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  • Off-Flavour Class presented by Cicerone Certification Program

    September 17th, 2018|CRAFT Beer Market, Vancouver

    Off-Flavour Class:
    Learn to identify the six most common off-flavours in beer through a hands-on tasting class.

    September 17, 2018
    Craft Beer Market, Vancouver BC

    LINK: https://www.cicerone.org/ca-en/products/off-flavor-bootcamp

    Facebook event:
    https://www.facebook.com/events/278961316210294/

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  • Hopscotch - Kelowna | Sept 21 & 22

    September 21st, 2018|
  • 4th Annual BC Hop Fest

    September 29th, 2018|1905 Cole Road, Abbotsford B.C.

    BC Hop Fest is all set for September 29th 2018 and will signal the start of BC Craft Beer Month with a bunch of great beer and great people!

    This unique annual event brings together the best of British Columbia’s rapidly growing craft breweries and hop products of all kinds. This year, we welcome hop lovers to enjoy the offerings of 40 breweries, 5 food vendors, including Lepp Farm Market, all at our beautiful Sumas Prairie farm. Gather your friends for a Fraser Valley experience like no other. Eat and drink among hops still on the bine, kick up your heels to live music, talk to your favourite brew master, and join us in celebrating the hop harvest at BC Hop Fest 2018.

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  • BC Craft Beer Month - OCTOBER 1 - 31

    October 1st, 2018|All across British Columbia

    All month long!
    Releasing a new beer?
    Celebrating an anniversary?
    Special events?

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  • Certified Cicerone Exam presented by Cicerone Certification Program

    October 26th, 2018|TBC

    Certified Cicerone exam scheduled for:

    October 26, 2018
    Location: TBC

    Link: https://www.cicerone.org/us-en/certified-cicerone-exam-schedule

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  • Harrison Beer Festival - October 26 & 27th

    October 26th, 2018|St. Alice Hall, Harrison Hot Springs

    The Harrison Beer Festival has been created to showase BC Craft Breweries and celebrate craft beer month in BC. The Harrison Hot Springs and Agassiz region has a rich history in the beer industry. For 60 years hops, a basic ingrediant in beer, were the main industry in the Agassiz Area of British Columbia. At the height of the business, 300 acres were planted with hops.

    This annual event takes place in October. In addition to bringing great tasting beer to the shores of Harrison Lake, the Harrison Beer Festival brings great food and entertainment as well.

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  • Coquitlam Craft Beer Festival - Nov 2 & 3

    November 2nd, 2018|Westwood Plateau Golf Club,3251 Plateau Blvd, Coquitlam

    The Coquitlam Craft Beer Festival (CCBF) is Coquitlam’s original semi-annual beer and food festival. The event showcases brews from over 40 craft breweries and 8-10 local restaurants and caterers.

    New for November 2018… an exclusive Women in Beer tasting room. The beer industry in BC has some amazing women Brewmasters and we’re thrilled show them off!

    The event supports the The Ride to Conquer Cancer, benefiting the BC Cancer Foundation.

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  • Whistler Cornucopia - Poured

    November 17th, 2018|Whistler Conference Centre Grand Foyer

    Poured will once again showcase craft breweries from around BC. Poured is the most all-encompassing tasting event at Cornucopia.

    Sat November 17th
    7.30 – 10.30pm
    Whistler Conference Centre Grand Foyer

  • Hopscotch Vancouver | Nov 23 & 24

    November 23rd, 2018|PNE Forum
  • Hopwired Festival

    February 23rd, 2019|3250 Commercial Dr, Vancouver,

    Hopwired Festival 2019 is February 23 2019 at the Croatian Cultural Centre in Vancouver, Canada. Learn more at www.hopwired.ca

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