Here’s your weekly list of craft beer events happening around BC this week. As always, if you know of any events that I don’t have listed here, please drop me an email.
Feb 5: Old Yale & 2 Crows Collab Beer Launch Party
Old Yale Brewing, Chilliwack, BC; 18:00–21:00
Be the first to sample our newest Trailblazer and ‘brag’-worthy collaboration beer, made with 2 Crows Brewing from Halifax, NS at our private Launch Party in the Old Yale tasting room on Monday, February 5.
Your ticket includes: a pint of our new collaboration brew, a private tour with our Brewmaster, tasty curated snacks from Curly Kale Eatery and a bottle of this limited release Trailblazer beer to enjoy at home and ‘brag’ about!
Along with our newest edition, we’ll have plenty of cold Old Yale beers on tap AND we’ll be featuring 3 guest taps from 2 Crows available in tasters, 12 oz. glasses and pints, beers you cannot get anywhere else in BC!!
+ Date: Monday, February 5
+ Time: 6pm – 9pm
+ Tickets: $30 (available for purchase in the tasting room and on eventbrite)
Feb 8: Old Yale & 2 Crows Collab Beer Tap Takeover
St. Augustine’s, Vancouver, BC; 17:00
We are excited to announce we will be hosting @oldyalebrewing and @2crowsbrewing on February 8th at 5pm! We will have 12 brews from each brewery and 1 collaboration! Book your seats today and don’t miss out!
Feb 10: Two Year Birthday Bash
Trading Post Brewing, Langley, BC; 12:00–23:00
We’re turning TWO and want to celebrate with you! Check out what we’ve got planned and make plans with friends to come hang with us!
Beer Release: Hoppy Birthday Bock
Live Music from Zaac Pick and DJ Simon Bridgefoot
Tacos made to order from our Eatery kitchen
Giveaways throughout the day
Free cookies for the kids
And we’ll be accepting donations to the Langley Food Bank all day!
Feb 10: Kona Brewing Tasting
Tudor House Liquor Store, Esquimalt, BC; 15:00–19:00
Kona Brewing Company Tasting with Brian Tesolin
From 3 to 7 pm in our tasting bar (FREE)
Feb 10: Dageraad Brewing Tap Takeover
Cornerstone Café & Taphouse, Courtenay, BC; 13:00–23:59
Cornerstone is proud to be pouring Dageraad Brewing, and we welcome them for this much-anticipated tap takeover!
With 9 taps in total featuring some of their core lineup, as well as some seasonals and limited releases:
Description: Belgian-style pale ale with a floral, apricot-like flavour/aroma and a crisp finish.
Description: A complex blonde ale with nutty malts, minty hops, fruity esters, and spiced with orange peels.
Feb 11: Island Beer & Spirit Festival
Distrikt Nightclub, Victoria, BC; 14:00–18:00
This year we’re taking our Beer Fest to a whole new level by adding local spirits!
$20/ticket includes 2 – 4oz beer tasters & 1 food taster. February 11th (long weekend) from 2pm-6pm
First 150 tickets receive VIP access (1 pm entry). That means one whole hour of just the VIPs tasting before the crowds arrive.
Once the first 150 tickets are sold we’ll move to general admission tickets (2pm entry).
Breweries and distilleries will be listed as they are confirmed.
Twin City Brewing
Shelter Point Distillery
Mount Arrowsmith Brewing Company
Wayward Distillation House
Tod Creek Craft Cider
Sooke Oceanside Brewery
Phillips Brewing & Malting Co.
Bad Dog Brewing Company
Riot Brewing Co.
The Moon Under Water Brewery, Pub, Distillery & Tasting Room
Twa Dogs Brewery & Victoria Caledonian Distillery
Salt Spring Island Ales
White Sails Brewing
Merridale Cidery & Distillery