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The What’s Brewing BC Craft Beer Calendar is the most comprehensive listing of BC craft beer events around Vancouver, Victoria and British Columbia related to craft beer, cider and spirits.

Do you have a BC Craft Beer event that you’d like to list and share? It’s free to add yours. Check to make sure your event isn’t already listed below and if not, click the green button to submit yours now! Any snags, reach out to us at events@whatsbrewing.ca.

Mar
23
Sat
Péché Day! @ The Curious Artistry & Alchemy Café
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – Mar 24 @ 11:00 am
Péché Day! @ The Curious Artistry & Alchemy Café

We are excited to be one of the 68 bars hosting the event simultaneously around the world. There will be a total of 7 unique variations of Dieu Du Ciel! Péché Mortel served along with our other great beers (local and otherwise)

https://www.facebook.com/events/402290443651455/

Grand Re-Opening Party @ Darby's Pub & Liquor Store
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – Mar 25 @ 1:00 am
Grand Re-Opening Party @ Darby's Pub & Liquor Store

Join us for our Grand Re-Opening Party March 23rd and 24th.

Check out our newly renovated pub and new food menu while you enjoy some great beer, wine, and cocktail specials.

See you all next weekend.

https://www.facebook.com/events/618867011859205/

Mar
26
Tue
Moody Ales Brewmaster’s Dinner @ CRAFT Beer Market Vancouver
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Moody Ales Brewmaster's Dinner @ CRAFT Beer Market Vancouver

Moody Ales Brewmaster’s Dinner
Tuesday March 26th 2019

Join Moody Ales & CRAFT Beer Market Vancouver for the next collaboration dinner. If you enjoy great beer paired with fresh local food, this is an event you do not want to miss!

Your ticket includes a welcome beer & amuse bouche followed by four custom created courses each paired with a Moody Ales brew.

6pm – Welcome Drinks & Amuse-Bouche

630pm – First Course

Please note that this is a set menu! If you have any allergies or dietary restrictions, please e-mail us at falsecreekevents@craftbeermarket.ca before purchasing a ticket.

Limited tickets available for $60 (taxes and gratuity included).

https://www.facebook.com/events/364355537482546/

Mar
27
Wed
Brewmasters Dinner @ Trading Post Brewing Eatery
Mar 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Brewmasters Dinner @ Trading Post Brewing Eatery

The theme of this month’s Brewmasters Dinner at the Fort Langley Eatery is Middle Eastern! Come enjoy a meal with friends, and experience this delicious food paired with beers that complement the dishes!

MEZZE
Assorted House Made Pickles
Cucumber Pickle, Sweet Beet, Moroccan Carrot

TRADITIONAL FALAFELS
Mashawsha (Lemon Garlic Chili Hummus), Tabbouleh Salad

SMOKED EGGPLANT & FLATBREAD
Dinosaur Eggs, Pomegranate Seeds, Preserved Lemon, Fresh Mint, Toasted Nuts

SLOW COOKED RAS EL HANUT SPICED LAMB SHOULDER
Butternut & Tahini Puree, Bulgur Wheat & Dried Fruit

DECONSTRUCTED BAKLAVA
Phyllo Nest, Honey Parfait, Toasted Pistachios

Tickets are $65 and include taxes & gratuity. Call 604-343-2337 ext 2 to reserve your seat. Limited tickets available!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2128936827191383/

Apr
12
Fri
Okanagan Fest of Ale 2019: Friday @ Penticton Trade & Convention Centre (PTCC)
Apr 12 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Okanagan Fest of Ale 2019: Friday @ Penticton Trade & Convention Centre (PTCC) | Penticton | British Columbia | Canada

Join 70 craft brewers and 5000+ craft brew enthusiasts at one of the largest and longest-running beer festivals in the Pacific Northwest! Heralded as one of Penticton’s best spring events, the 24th Annual Okanagan Fest of Ale Craft Beer Festival is sure to please.

Sip on a selection of over 200 quality crafted beers, ciders and cask ales in the unique indoor/outdoor venue. Enjoy great food, live entertainment and more! Don’t miss out – plan to kick off your spring festival season at this must attend event.

Festival Admission:

Tasting Tokens available onsite – $2 per token good for a 4oz. taster or in multiples for onsite eats
Tickets are good for single admission on the day(s) noted only. No in/out privileges.

Good Fun for a Great Cause – Net proceeds from the event are donated to local charitable organizations; to date $697,660 has gone to support 50+ well deserving organizations

Visit the FEST OF ALE OFFICIAL WEB SITE for ticket and accommodation package options & full event details.


More about Fest Of Ale

Whether you’re new to the brew or a seasoned craft beer connoisseur you won’t want to miss the 24th Annual Okanagan Fest of Ale April 12 & 13, 2019 in Penticton BC! Join 65 craft brewers and 5000+ craft beer enthusiasts at one of the largest and longest running beer festivals in the Pacific Northwest.

This 2-day festival features 175+ quality crafted brews, ciders and cask ales for tasting in a unique indoor/outdoor venue. Great live entertainment, fabulous food and more!  This festival takes place in the heart of beautiful Penticton and has been an annual “must attend event” for patrons and participants alike for over 20 years!

“2018’s Fest of Ale was the largest in our 23 year history in terms of the number of participating breweries and ciders with 69 different vendors joining us.  Attendance continues to grow and this year we were able to donate $60,000 to 20 different charities and not for profit societies” reports John Cruickshank, President of the Okanagan Fest of Ale Society.   “It is our not for profit status and our charitable contributions that make our festival different from others.  To date we have given $697,600 back to the community.  Tremendous thanks goes out to our volunteers who help to make giving back so generously possible and our event so successful”.

Recently voted one of the Best Beer Towns in Canada by Expedia, Penticton boasts a vibrant and lively craft beer scene and is home to 5 craft breweries with 2 more set to open their doors in 2019 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 2019 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* ticket purchasers running through to January 15th, 2019.  Priced at only $26* for a single day admission and  $42* for a weekend pass Fest of Ale tickets are a great value and also make and an ideal gift to give to the craft connoisseur on your list this holiday season.

Participating Brewers

01. 4 Mile Brewing Co.
02. Angry Hen Brewing Co.*NEW*
03. Bad Tattoo Brewing Company Ltd.
04. Barley Mill Brew Pub
05. BC Tree Fruits Cider Co
06. BNA Brewing Co.
07. Bomber Brewing
08. Boundary Brewing Co
09. Cannery Brewing
10. Category 12 Brewing
11. Coal Harbour Brewing
12. Crannóg Ales
13. CrossRoads Brewing
14. Dead frog Brewery
15. Detonate Brewing Company
16. Driftwood Brewery
17. East Vancouver Brewing Company*NEW*
18. Elevation 57 Brewing Co
19. Fernie Brewing Company
20. Firehall Brewery Inc
21. Foamers’ Folly Brewing Co.
22. Four Winds Brewing Co.
23. Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks
24. Hatchery Brewing*NEW*
25. Highway 97 Brewing Company
26. Howe Sound Brewing
27. Howling Moon Craft Cider
28. Hoyne Brewing Co.
29. Iron Road Brewing*NEW*
30. Kettle River Brewing Company Ltd
31. Lighthouse Brewing
32. Luppolo Brewing
33. Mariner Brewing Company
34. Merridale Cidery*NEW*
35. Mighty Peace Brewing Co*NEW*
36. Moody Ales
37. Moon Under Water Brewery
38. Mt Begbie Brewing Co
39. Naramata Cider Co
40. Neighbourhood Brewing*NEW*
41. Nelson Brewing Company
42. Northpaw Brewing*NEW*
43. Parallel 49 Brewing Company
44. Parkside Brewery
45. Persephone Brewing Co.
46. Phillips Brewing & Malting Co
47. Powell Brewery
48. R &B Brewing
49. Ravens Brewing Company
50. Red Bird Brewing*NEW*
51. Red Collar Brewing
52. Red Racer Brewing
53. Salt Spring Island Ales*NEW*
54. Spinnakers
55. Steamworks Brewing Co.
56. Steel & Oak Brewing Co.
57. Strange Fellows Brewing
58. Strathcona Beer Company*NEW*
59. Summerland Heritage Cider Co.
60. The Beer Farmers*NEW*
61. Tin Whistle Brewery
62. Tofino Brewing Co*NEW*
63. Torchlight Brewing Co
64. Trench Brewing & Distilling*NEW*
65. Twin Sails Brewing Inc
66. Vancouver Island Brewing
67. Wards Cider
68. Whitetooth Brewing Company Ltd.
69. Wild Ambition*NEW*
70. Yellow Dog Brewing

See https://festofale.ca/brewers for updates!

Apr
13
Sat
Okanagan Fest of Ale 2019: Saturday @ Penticton Trade & Convention Centre (PTCC)
Apr 13 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Okanagan Fest of Ale 2019: Saturday @ Penticton Trade & Convention Centre (PTCC) | Penticton | British Columbia | Canada

Join 70 craft brewers and 5000+ craft brew enthusiasts at one of the largest and longest-running beer festivals in the Pacific Northwest! Heralded as one of Penticton’s best spring events, the 24th Annual Okanagan Fest of Ale Craft Beer Festival is sure to please.

Sip on a selection of over 200 quality crafted beers, ciders and cask ales in the unique indoor/outdoor venue. Enjoy great food, live entertainment and more! Don’t miss out – plan to kick off your spring festival season at this must attend event.

Festival Admission:

Tasting Tokens available onsite – $2 per token good for a 4oz. taster or in multiples for onsite eats
Tickets are good for single admission on the day(s) noted only. No in/out privileges.

Good Fun for a Great Cause – Net proceeds from the event are donated to local charitable organizations; to date $697,660 has gone to support 50+ well deserving organizations

Visit the FEST OF ALE OFFICIAL WEB SITE for ticket and accommodation package options & full event details.


More about Fest Of Ale

Whether you’re new to the brew or a seasoned craft beer connoisseur you won’t want to miss the 24th Annual Okanagan Fest of Ale April 12 & 13, 2019 in Penticton BC! Join 65 craft brewers and 5000+ craft beer enthusiasts at one of the largest and longest running beer festivals in the Pacific Northwest.

This 2-day festival features 175+ quality crafted brews, ciders and cask ales for tasting in a unique indoor/outdoor venue. Great live entertainment, fabulous food and more!  This festival takes place in the heart of beautiful Penticton and has been an annual “must attend event” for patrons and participants alike for over 20 years!

“2018’s Fest of Ale was the largest in our 23 year history in terms of the number of participating breweries and ciders with 69 different vendors joining us.  Attendance continues to grow and this year we were able to donate $60,000 to 20 different charities and not for profit societies” reports John Cruickshank, President of the Okanagan Fest of Ale Society.   “It is our not for profit status and our charitable contributions that make our festival different from others.  To date we have given $697,600 back to the community.  Tremendous thanks goes out to our volunteers who help to make giving back so generously possible and our event so successful”.

Recently voted one of the Best Beer Towns in Canada by Expedia, Penticton boasts a vibrant and lively craft beer scene and is home to 5 craft breweries with 2 more set to open their doors in 2019 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 2019 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* ticket purchasers running through to January 15th, 2019.  Priced at only $26* for a single day admission and  $42* for a weekend pass Fest of Ale tickets are a great value and also make and an ideal gift to give to the craft connoisseur on your list this holiday season.

Participating Brewers

01. 4 Mile Brewing Co.
02. Angry Hen Brewing Co.*NEW*
03. Bad Tattoo Brewing Company Ltd.
04. Barley Mill Brew Pub
05. BC Tree Fruits Cider Co
06. BNA Brewing Co.
07. Bomber Brewing
08. Boundary Brewing Co
09. Cannery Brewing
10. Category 12 Brewing
11. Coal Harbour Brewing
12. Crannóg Ales
13. CrossRoads Brewing
14. Dead frog Brewery
15. Detonate Brewing Company
16. Driftwood Brewery
17. East Vancouver Brewing Company*NEW*
18. Elevation 57 Brewing Co
19. Fernie Brewing Company
20. Firehall Brewery Inc
21. Foamers’ Folly Brewing Co.
22. Four Winds Brewing Co.
23. Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks
24. Hatchery Brewing*NEW*
25. Highway 97 Brewing Company
26. Howe Sound Brewing
27. Howling Moon Craft Cider
28. Hoyne Brewing Co.
29. Iron Road Brewing*NEW*
30. Kettle River Brewing Company Ltd
31. Lighthouse Brewing
32. Luppolo Brewing
33. Mariner Brewing Company
34. Merridale Cidery*NEW*
35. Mighty Peace Brewing Co*NEW*
36. Moody Ales
37. Moon Under Water Brewery
38. Mt Begbie Brewing Co
39. Naramata Cider Co
40. Neighbourhood Brewing*NEW*
41. Nelson Brewing Company
42. Northpaw Brewing*NEW*
43. Parallel 49 Brewing Company
44. Parkside Brewery
45. Persephone Brewing Co.
46. Phillips Brewing & Malting Co
47. Powell Brewery
48. R &B Brewing
49. Ravens Brewing Company
50. Red Bird Brewing*NEW*
51. Red Collar Brewing
52. Red Racer Brewing
53. Salt Spring Island Ales*NEW*
54. Spinnakers
55. Steamworks Brewing Co.
56. Steel & Oak Brewing Co.
57. Strange Fellows Brewing
58. Strathcona Beer Company*NEW*
59. Summerland Heritage Cider Co.
60. The Beer Farmers*NEW*
61. Tin Whistle Brewery
62. Tofino Brewing Co*NEW*
63. Torchlight Brewing Co
64. Trench Brewing & Distilling*NEW*
65. Twin Sails Brewing Inc
66. Vancouver Island Brewing
67. Wards Cider
68. Whitetooth Brewing Company Ltd.
69. Wild Ambition*NEW*
70. Yellow Dog Brewing

See https://festofale.ca/brewers for updates!

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