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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.

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Cider Tap takeover
Cider Tap takeover @ Red Racer Taphouse Beatty
May 1 – May 5 all-day
Cider Tap takeover @ Red Racer Taphouse Beatty | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
On May 1st we will be celebrating BC Cider Week with a Cider Tap Takeover, featuring 12 taps from 12 unique craft cideries at Red Racer Taphouse. Admission is free.…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
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Party Like It’s 1984 – 35th Birthday Celebration 6:00 pm
Party Like It’s 1984 – 35th Birthday Celebration @ Vancouver Island Brewing
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Party Like It's 1984 - 35th Birthday Celebration @ Vancouver Island Brewing
Join us for our 35th Birthday Celebration at Vancouver Island Brewing!Born in 1984, the elder millennial of breweries has dusted off its party pants and is back better than ever.…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
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Old Yale turns 20!! 11:00 am
Old Yale turns 20!! @ Old Yale Brewing
May 4 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Old Yale turns 20!! @ Old Yale Brewing | Chilliwack | British Columbia | Canada
Join us as we celebrate our 20 years of hand-crafting one-of-a-kind beers on Saturday, May 4th. It’ll be a kickass birthday party with cold craft beers, live music on the…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
1st Birthday Back Alley Bash! 12:00 pm
1st Birthday Back Alley Bash! @ Electric Bicycle Brewing Company
May 4 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
1st Birthday Back Alley Bash! @ Electric Bicycle Brewing Company
Electric Bicycle Brewing is turning 1 and we want you to come help us celebrate our birthday! On May 4th we are hosting an indoor and outdoor beer garden/disco party(In…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Nelson Craft Beer Tour 1:00 pm
Nelson Craft Beer Tour @ Nelson Brewing Company + 3 other Breweries
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nelson Craft Beer Tour @ Nelson Brewing Company + 3 other Breweries | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada
Take the Nelson Beer Tour! Guided tour gets you behind-the-scenes into Nelson Craft Beer. Get picked up / dropped off, includes mini Brewing lesson, four tasting flights, local guide &…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Ontario Tap Takeover 3:00 pm
Ontario Tap Takeover @ Smiths Pub
May 4 @ 3:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Ontario Tap Takeover @ Smiths Pub
You always crave what you can’t have, luckily, we’ve teamed up with our pals at Untapped Craft Supply for an evening of exceptional beers from the other side of the…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
3rd Annual Okanagan Cider Festival 4:00 pm
3rd Annual Okanagan Cider Festival @ Truck '59 Ciderhouse
May 4 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for the 3rd Annual Okanagan Cider Festival!Enjoy live music, sample from over 20 craft cideries, & enjoydelicious cider inspired eats. No tokens to buy…all included in your ticket!…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Beer Tasting Event with Sean Hoyne of Hoyne Brewing Co. 4:00 pm
Beer Tasting Event with Sean Hoyne of Hoyne Brewing Co. @ Ma Miller's Pub
May 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Beer Tasting Event with Sean Hoyne of Hoyne Brewing Co. @ Ma Miller's Pub
Join us Saturday, May 4, 2019 for a beer and appetizer pairing event with Sean Hoyne of Hoyne Brewing Co. Sean is the visionary and brewmaster of Hoyne and he…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Pints, Pinnipeds and Rescue Stories: Special Edition After Hours 6:30 pm
Pints, Pinnipeds and Rescue Stories: Special Edition After Hours @ Vancouver Aquarium
May 4 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Pints, Pinnipeds and Rescue Stories: Special Edition After Hours @ Vancouver Aquarium
Leave the pups at home and watch unique programs featuring charismatic harbour seals, sea lions and sea otters as we head into our rescue season. Partial proceeds from each ticket…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
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Yoga on Tap 10:30 am
Yoga on Tap @ Steamworks Brewery & Taproom
May 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
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Join us on the first Sunday of the month for an all-levels yoga practice led by Modo Yoga Burnaby. Your $20+tax ticket includes a craft beer flight and class. Please…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Cinco De Mayo Fiesta 12:00 pm
Cinco De Mayo Fiesta @ Dead Frog Brewery
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Cinco De Mayo Fiesta @ Dead Frog Brewery
Our Fresh pressed Pina Colada Hazy IPA launch fiesta was so much fun that we’ve decided one party is not enough. We’re throwing a Cinco De Mayo Fiesta this Sunday,…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Vancouver, BC BeerSavvy Bootcamp 12:00 pm
Vancouver, BC BeerSavvy Bootcamp @ CRAFT Beer Market Vancouver
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Vancouver, BC BeerSavvy Bootcamp @ CRAFT Beer Market Vancouver
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…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
BC Cider Fest 2019 2:00 pm
BC Cider Fest 2019 @ Pipe Shop
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
BC Cider Fest 2019 @ Pipe Shop
Be part of the THIRD annual BC Cider Festival on May 5th, 2019! This tasting event will feature 40+ cideries from BC, the Pacific Northwest, and abroad, set in the…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
4-Course Beer Paired Dinner 5:00 pm
4-Course Beer Paired Dinner @ The Train Station Pub
May 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
4-Course Beer Paired Dinner @ The Train Station Pub
Join us for a 4-course beer paired dinner featuring brews from Neighbourhood Brewing & Yellow Dog Brewing! Tickets are $65/person *Gratuity not included* and can be purchased through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/4-course-beer-paired-dinner-tickets-603145765225:00pm…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Île Sauvage Beer Pairing Dinner 6:00 pm
Île Sauvage Beer Pairing Dinner @ The Courtney Room
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Île Sauvage Beer Pairing Dinner @ The Courtney Room
Celebrate our 1st Anniversary with Victoria’s newest craft brewery, Île Sauvage! Tickets are $95 per personPlease call 250-940-4090 to make your reservation Credit Card is required at time of reservationhttps://www.facebook.com/events/351497972157485/Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
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Twin Sails Tap Takeover 11:00 am
Twin Sails Tap Takeover @ The Train Station Pub
May 9 @ 11:00 am – 11:59 pm
Twin Sails Tap Takeover @ The Train Station Pub
Last year’s Great Okanagan Beer Festival winner taking over our taps!!Kegs tapped at 11am. Twin Sails Lineup:Dat Juice – Pale AleWould Crush – Raspberry Wheat AleSingle Whammy – IPALivin’ the…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Masterclass: Yeast in Beer 6:00 pm
Masterclass: Yeast in Beer
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Masterclass: Yeast in Beer
Yeast just doesn’t get the attention it deserves. We all talk about the hops, we all talk about the malts, but what about Yeast? Jeff Kendrew from Category 12 Brewing…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Search for the Perfect Pint 2019 6:00 pm
Search for the Perfect Pint 2019 @ Port Moody - City Hall
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Search for the Perfect Pint 2019 @ Port Moody - City Hall
Port Moody Premium Beer Tasting Event. The Search for the Perfect Pint is not only a celebration of great beer, it is also a major fund raising event for the…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Spring Brewmaster Dinner 6:30 pm
Spring Brewmaster Dinner @ Dead frog Brewery
May 9 @ 6:30 pm
Spring Brewmaster Dinner @ Dead frog Brewery | Langley City | British Columbia | Canada
Spring has sprung, and it’s time to enjoy some fresh food and craft beer! We’re hosting our second ever Brewmaster’s Dinner at our Tasting Room Thursday, May 9th. The menu…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Tart & Tasty : Sour Beers 6:30 pm
Tart & Tasty : Sour Beers @ Vessel Liquor
May 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Tart & Tasty : Sour Beers @ Vessel Liquor
Explore the world of BEER with the Thirsty Writer, Joe Wiebe. Once each month, Joe shares insights into a different style of beer with us. Explore 8 beers in a…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Great Okanagan Beer Festival 2019 presented by Train Station Pub 12:00 pm
Great Okanagan Beer Festival 2019 presented by Train Station Pub
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Great Okanagan Beer Festival 2019 presented by Train Station Pub
The Great Okanagan Beer Festival, presented by Train Station Pub, is an 8-day event, offering festival and craft beer lovers a mix of amazing programming at local bars and pubs.…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Nelson Craft Beer Tour 1:00 pm
Nelson Craft Beer Tour @ Nelson Brewing Company + 3 other Breweries
May 11 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nelson Craft Beer Tour @ Nelson Brewing Company + 3 other Breweries | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada
Take the Nelson Beer Tour! Guided tour gets you behind-the-scenes into Nelson Craft Beer. Get picked up / dropped off, includes mini Brewing lesson, four tasting flights, local guide &…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Dageraad’s Fifth Anniversary Party 2:00 pm
Dageraad’s Fifth Anniversary Party @ Dageraad Brewing
May 11 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dageraad's Fifth Anniversary Party @ Dageraad Brewing
It feels a bit surreal, but we’ve been at this for five years now, and what better way to celebrate than throwing a party for all our friends and fans…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Official Great Okanagan Beer Festival Afterparty 8:00 pm
Official Great Okanagan Beer Festival Afterparty @ The Train Station Pub
May 11 @ 8:00 pm – May 12 @ 1:00 am
Official Great Okanagan Beer Festival Afterparty @ The Train Station Pub
AFTER the Patio Parking Lot Party! come inside The Train Station Pub and check out Red Chair who is performing live! Free event, but subject to capacity. https://www.facebook.com/events/699077600487502/Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on…
BC Music Series Can Release Party and Showcase 7:00 pm
BC Music Series Can Release Party and Showcase @ Railway Stage & Beer Café
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
BC Music Series Can Release Party and Showcase @ Railway Stage & Beer Café
This past winter, we teamed up with Do604 for a special BC call for musicians. We found four up-and coming bands and musicians hailing from beautiful British Columbia to be…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Four Winds & Tacos 11:30 am
Four Winds & Tacos @ The Drake Eatery
May 18 @ 11:30 am – 11:59 pm
Four Winds & Tacos @ The Drake Eatery
Join us as we turn The Drake Eatery into a Four Winds Tasting Room experience…complete with Tacos!All day event.No ticket required.https://www.facebook.com/events/2279304645661000/Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)
2019 Fort Langley Beer & Food Festival 12:00 pm
2019 Fort Langley Beer & Food Festival @ Fort Langley National Historic Site
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2019 Fort Langley Beer & Food Festival @ Fort Langley National Historic Site
Celebrate & enjoy the best of the Fraser Valley with live music, craft breweries, local food vendors and much more right outside the wooden walls of the Fort Langley National…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Nelson Craft Beer Tour 1:00 pm
Nelson Craft Beer Tour @ Nelson Brewing Company + 3 other Breweries
May 18 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nelson Craft Beer Tour @ Nelson Brewing Company + 3 other Breweries | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada
Take the Nelson Beer Tour! Guided tour gets you behind-the-scenes into Nelson Craft Beer. Get picked up / dropped off, includes mini Brewing lesson, four tasting flights, local guide &…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Victoria Day Loading Dock Party 1:00 pm
Victoria Day Loading Dock Party @ Storm Brewing
May 20 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Victoria Day Loading Dock Party @ Storm Brewing
What better way to celebrate the long weekend than throwing a party on our loading dock. It’s the most fun you could have on a MONDAY! We’ll have:ICE CREAM BEER…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
KPU 2019 Pint of Science Events 6:00 pm
KPU 2019 Pint of Science Events @ KPU Brewing and Brewery Operations
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
KPU 2019 Pint of Science Events @ KPU Brewing and Brewery Operations
From May 20 to 22, scientists and researchers across 24 countries will be sharing their discoveries with the general public over a beer in their local pub or craft brewery.…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
KPU 2019 Pint of Science Events 6:00 pm
KPU 2019 Pint of Science Events @ KPU Brewing and Brewery Operations
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
KPU 2019 Pint of Science Events @ KPU Brewing and Brewery Operations
From May 20 to 22, scientists and researchers across 24 countries will be sharing their discoveries with the general public over a beer in their local pub or craft brewery.…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
2nd Year Anniversary – Squamish 3:00 pm
2nd Year Anniversary – Squamish @ Backcountry Brewing
May 24 @ 3:00 pm – 11:59 pm
2nd Year Anniversary - Squamish @ Backcountry Brewing
Join us for our 2 year anniversary weekend bender! We’ll be taking over our back parking lot for an incredible weekend of music, craft beer and bbq. Event is all…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Across the Nation Parking Lot Bash 4:00 pm
Across the Nation Parking Lot Bash @ Central City Brewers & Distillers
May 24 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Across the Nation Parking Lot Bash @ Central City Brewers & Distillers
Announcing the Red Racer Across the Nation Launch Party, Friday, May 24th from 4pm – 9pm! Join us at the brewery for a parking lot bash with beer, games, food,…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
2nd annual Fraser Valley Cask Festival 11:00 am
2nd annual Fraser Valley Cask Festival @ Old Yale Brewing
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
2nd annual Fraser Valley Cask Festival @ Old Yale Brewing
We’re so pumped to be hosting our 2nd annual Fraser Valley Cask Festival on Saturday, May 25th at Old Yale!! Join us for a fun-filled day of sipping local craft…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Nelson Craft Beer Tour 1:00 pm
Nelson Craft Beer Tour @ Nelson Brewing Company + 3 other Breweries
May 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nelson Craft Beer Tour @ Nelson Brewing Company + 3 other Breweries | Nelson | British Columbia | Canada
Take the Nelson Beer Tour! Guided tour gets you behind-the-scenes into Nelson Craft Beer. Get picked up / dropped off, includes mini Brewing lesson, four tasting flights, local guide &…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
2nd Year Anniversary – Squamish 3:00 pm
2nd Year Anniversary – Squamish @ Backcountry Brewing
May 25 @ 3:00 pm – 11:59 pm
2nd Year Anniversary - Squamish @ Backcountry Brewing
Join us for our 2 year anniversary weekend bender! We’ll be taking over our back parking lot for an incredible weekend of music, craft beer and bbq. Event is all…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Meet me at the Barre
Meet me at the Barre @ Steamworks Brewery & Taproom
May 26 – May 27 all-day
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Beer and fitness lovers rejoice because we’re bringing Barre to the brewery, again! Join us at 10:30am on May 26th, for an hour long Barre class with Jill Nadon. Ticket…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Red Racer “Across the Nation Collaboration” Brewmaster Dinner 6:00 pm
Red Racer “Across the Nation Collaboration” Brewmaster Dinner @ CRAFT Beer Market Vancouver
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Red Racer "Across the Nation Collaboration" Brewmaster Dinner @ CRAFT Beer Market Vancouver
Join Red Racer & 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…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
Steamworks Summer Kickoff 4:00 pm
Steamworks Summer Kickoff @ Steamworks Brewery & Taproom
May 30 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Steamworks Summer Kickoff @ Steamworks Brewery & Taproom  | Burnaby | British Columbia | Canada
We’re throwing a party! We want to kickoff summer in the best way possible with a little beer, friends, and plain old fun! We will have two food trucks (Come…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
VCBW’s 10th Anniversary Kickoff Party 6:00 pm
VCBW’s 10th Anniversary Kickoff Party @ The Beaumont Studios
May 31 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
VCBW's 10th Anniversary Kickoff Party @ The Beaumont Studios
VCBW 10TH ANNIVERSARY KICKOFF PARTY AT THE BEAUMONT STUDIOSJoin us May 31st at the Beaumont Studios to celebrate TEN YEARS of Vancouver Craft Beer Week! Get out your shiny best…Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to…
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