BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of May 8–14

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May 9: CAMRA Brewmaster’s Beer Pairing Dinner

Big Rock Urban Brewery & Eatery, Vancouver BC; 19:00–22:00

CAMRA Vancouver invites you to join us on May 9 at 7pm for a brewmaster’s beer pairing dinner at Big Rock Urban Brewery & Eatery! This custom curated menu features a 4-course dinner, each course infused with beer and paired with a Big Rock beer.

A vegetarian option is available, please select the vegetarian ticket option. No other substitutions available as this is a set menu.

Sweet beets, warm BC goat cheese, micro greens, cumin & Mosaic Lager dressing

Tomato, garlic, onion, avocado on crostini with Stout & pomegranate reduction


Traditional Ale braised beef cheeks on celery root mash with seasonal veg and crema
(vegetarian option available)

Lavallee’s olive oil cake with Fiasco pistachio gelato Midnight Rhapsody and Rose infused sugar

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May11: Category 12 Beer Dinner

Bar Norcino, Vancouver BC; 18:00–21:00

On May 11th Bar Norcino will be hosting a Category 12 Beer Dinner. This evening will include a 3 course pairing menu guided by head brewer and founder of Category 12, Michael Kuzyk.

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May 11: 4 Course Moon Under Water Pairing Dinner

The Henry Public House, Vancouver, BC; 18:00–21:00


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May 11: Search for the Perfect Pint

Port Moody, BC; 18:00–23:00

Join Red Truck Beer as you search for the perfect pint on May 11, 2017.

Search for the Perfect Pint is a craft beer tasting event, with over 22 breweries, 6 local restaurants and live music in the back ground, this event will celebrate all things craft beer. Come down to the Port Moody Galleria at City Hall and give your taste buds a test drive!


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May 11: Aslan Tap Takeover

John B Neighbourhood Pub, Vancouver, BC; 19:00–22:00

Come hang out with us and team Aslan Brewing Company as we take over the taps at John B Neighbourhood Pub The!

We got a stellar beer lineup that night including:
– Captain Planet IPA
– Maiden Voyage Pale Ale
– Horizon Lines California Common
– Irie Eyes Red Ale
– B’Ham Brown
– Ginger Rye
– Classic Light Lager
– Batch 15
– Dawn Patrol

We’re also giving away a “Night in Bellingham” package (hotel stay, food and drinks for two) courtesy of Beerthirst + Aslan Brewing Company!

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May 12: Dogwood Tap Takeove

East Side Craft House, Vancouver, BC; 17:00–01:00

Dogwood Brewing will be taking over the taps at East Side Craft House while the Quizmistress supplies an evening of trivia!

There are no reservations for this event and seating is limited, so get there early if you want to participate..

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May 13: Beer Wars Spill Over

East Side Boxing Club, Vancouver, BC; 18:00–23:00

Due to the popularity and increased participation from the contenders in this years Beer Wars we will be holding two shows to accommodate more match ups. As you know, the first show BC Beer Wars – FIGHT NIGHT was held April 29th.

The second show will be held at Eastside Boxing Club on May 13th 6pm – 11pm. Tickets are $25. Doors at 6pm, fights to start around 7pm.

Congratulations to all contenders for all your hard work!

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May 13: GOBF 2017 The Main Event

Waterfront Park, Kelowna, BC; 12:00–17:00

Join us for the main tasting event at Waterfront Park, where we’ll be pouring for 3,000 beer drinkers. Nestled on the beautiful beaches of Okanagan Lake and right in the heart of the city of Kelowna, dozens of breweries will come together to celebrate the love of beer.

We’ll cheers to the best craft beers and ciders that BC has to offer, showcasing breweries from across the Sea-to-Sky corridor and the Okanagan, with a few of our favourite Ontario, Quebec and International brews joining the fun.

We hope you’ll join the party as we celebrate the unity of water, hops, yeast and malt!

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