BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Feb 12–18

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 14: 4th Annual Dark Beer & Chocolate Soiree

The Drake, Victoria, BC; 19:00–21:00

Our 4th Annual Dark Beer & Chocolate Soiree.
Once again we will be offering a number of chocolate infused food selections served tapa style. And digging deep into our keg cellar to find some rare dark beers to pair with the food.

Swans – Black Pilsner
Rogue – Cold Brew Nitro IPA
Hoyne – Voltage Espresso Stout
Moon – Milky Way Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout
Ninkasi – Ground Control Imperial Stout
Deschutes – The Abyss Imperial Stout (2017)
Left Hand – Wake Up Dead Nitro Imperial Stout
Monkey Paw – Ashes from the Grave Smoked Brown Ale
Dageraad – Lekkers Belgian Dark Ale with Orange Peel
Driftwood – Belle Royale Sour Cherry Wild Ale
Almanac – Vanilla Cherry Dogpatch Sour
AleSmith – Grand Cru Belgian Dark Strong Ale

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Feb 14: Valetine’s Day Brewery Tour – Love at 1st Flight

Vancouver Brewery Tours, Vancouver, BC; 16:00–20:00

Our 5th annual Valentine’s Day Brewery Tour! Join Vancouver Brewery Tours for “Love at 1st Flight” and we’ll take you on a tour of our most romantic breweries that includes an evening of beers over candlelight, a full meal and a special sweet treat made just for you.

Visiting our friends at Postmark Brewing, Luppolo Brewing Company and Deep Cove Brewers + Distillers, a limited number of seats are available on this loveliest of brewery tours.

Tour Details
Love at 1st Flight – A Valentines Day Brewery Tour
Wednesday February 14th
Meet Up: 3:45pm inside Waterfront Station
Transportation Included
Includes full meal, all beer and dessert

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Feb 15: Beer & Chocolate

Vessel Liquor, Victoria, BC; 18:30–20:00

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. Taste through 8 beers in a friendly, relaxed environment, with a maximum of 14 guests per class. All beer fans welcome!

February : Beer + Chocolate

Why not pick up a SIX PACK OF BEER (Classes)
Everybody loves a six pack – especially when it saves you money! Pick up a Six Pack of our monthly beer classes and save $5 per ticket. That’s only $15 for each class. Packs must be purchased in store, or via email at wine@vesselliquor.com.

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Feb 15: 3 Year Anniversary + Comet Launcher Double IPA Launch!

Off the Rail Brewing, Vancouver, BC; 12:00–22:00

Join us to celebrate our 3rd anniversary and the launch of our latest beer. The Comet Launcher Double IPA!

Can’t make it Thursday? We have an open house on Saturday February 17th! Check our page for more info!

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Feb 15: Steel & Oak and Dageraad Tap Takeover

Sapperton Disrcit House, Victoria, BC; 15:00–19:00

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Feb 16: Dogwood Brewing Tasting

Tudour House Liquor Store, Esquimalt, BC; 15:00–19:00

Dogwood Brewery Tasting with Benjamin Phillips

From 3 to 7 pm in our tasting bar (FREE)

No need to register

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Feb 16: Storm Brewing’s Ice Cream Social

Storm Brewing, Vancouver, BC; 15:00–19:00

Join us at Vancouver’s longest running independent craft brewery for the return of the popular Storm Social!

The February edition of the Storm Social will take place on Friday Feb 16th, from 6 to 9pm. $2 from the sale of every Beer Float will help us sponsor Magic and Heather in the BC Beer Wars boxing event. Go Team! Come socialize and try some delicious beer with us! It could even be a great late Valentines date.


*Please remember that we are a working brewery and not a tasting room so we can only serve 1 beer float per person!

Our Storm Socials are all about making new friends in the craft beer community, connecting with existing ones, and getting social while enjoying our twist on a good ol’ fashioned beer float!

Team Storm

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Feb 17: Off The Rail 3 Year Anniversary Open House!!

Off the Rail Brewing, Vancouver, BC; 12:00–22:00

It’s our 3 year anniversary and we want to invite all of you to celebrate!

Join us on Saturday, February 17th for a fun filled open house anniversary party!

•Brewery Tours
•Specialty Beers
•Via Tevere Pizzeria Napoletana Food Truck will be on hand to keep you well fed
•So much more!

We’re also super stoked to share this day with our neighbours celebrating their 4th Anniversary Bomber Brewing!!

We can’t wait to see you!!

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Feb 17: Sunshine Coast Craft Beer Festival 2018

Gibsons Public Market, Gibsons, BC; 13:00–20:00

Join us in welcoming 17 of B.C’s finest Craft Breweries, Cideries, and Distilleries to our beautiful coastline as we raise money for our local non-profit partner, the Sunshine Coast Association for Community Living (SCACL). Don’t forget this is all happening while having some epic brews and enjoying the company of many other craft beer lovers!

Admission includes: 1 tasting glass and 2 drink tickets. Additional tickets are $2ea.

The Axewood Crew will be onsite at this event, $20 for 15 throws and $5 will get donated to SCACL – Prizes for the highest score of SCCBF18!!

Get tickets at our website or at https://www.universe.com/events/9VDF6P?embed=open&ref=universe_facebook_push

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