Victoria Beer Week 2019 Tickets Go on Sale December 11

Victoria Beer Week is set to return from March 1–9, 2019! This year's festival will feature 12 events spread over 9 days, at various locations across the city. The schedule of events (see below) features a number of returning favourites like Lift-Off, All About the Wood, and the cask night, as well as a couple…Read more Victoria Beer Week 2019 Tickets Go on Sale December 11

Beer Line-Up for Weathered Beer Celebration Announced

The organizers of Weathered have announced the provisional line-up beers pouring at the event and it looks amazing! Get your tickets now to avoid missing out! Weathered is a new curated beer and art event, showcasing the best possible beers available within select style ranges:  stouts, barleywines, extreme hops, and fancy sours. The event will be…Read more Beer Line-Up for Weathered Beer Celebration Announced

Full List of Beers Pouring at the 2018 Christmas Craft Beer Show Revealed

The 3rd annual Christmas Craft Beer Show is set to take place at Victoria's Save-On Foods Memorial Arena this Friday and Saturday, Ahead of the event, the organizers have sent over a list of the beers that we will have a chance to sample (subject to change). Tickets for the event cost $40 per session…Read more Full List of Beers Pouring at the 2018 Christmas Craft Beer Show Revealed

Tickets for the 2019 VCBW Festival Now on Sale

Tickets for the 10th annual Vancouver Craft Beer Week (VCBW) Festival went on sale yesterday. The  event will be held on June 8 and 9, 2019 at the PNE Fairgrounds in Vancouver. The 2019 festival is set to host 100+ breweries and cideries pouring more than 300 beers and ciders, with 30+being american beers brought over…Read more Tickets for the 2019 VCBW Festival Now on Sale

Great Canadian Beer Festival Board Retires and Passes Torch to Victoria Beer Week Society

After celebrating the Great Canadian Beer Festivals's 26th anniversary in September 2018, its longstanding team of directors—Phil Atkinson, Gerry Hieter, Claudia McNeil, John Rowling and Petra Trafford— have announced their intent to retire from managing the longest-running beer festival in Canada, and have handed the reigns to the Victoria Beer Week Society. My first thoughts: John…Read more Great Canadian Beer Festival Board Retires and Passes Torch to Victoria Beer Week Society

Tickets Available for the 2018 Christmas Craft Beer Show

Christmas craft fairs are boring, but Christmas craft beer shows... that's another story all together! Get ready to celebrate the holiday season in the best way possible, as the 3rd annual Christmas Craft Beer Show comes to Victoria's Save-On Foods Memorial Arena. I've attended both previous festivals and they were a lot of fun. It's…Read more Tickets Available for the 2018 Christmas Craft Beer Show

Inaugural Weathered Beer Celebration Comes to Vancouver on on January 12, 2019

Weathered is a new curated beer and art event, showcasing the best possible beers available within select style ranges:  stouts, barleywines, extreme hops, and fancy sours. The event will be held at Heritage Hall in Vancouver on January 12 in two sessions: 1–5 pm and 7–11 pm. Both sessions will feature the same beer menu. Weathered…Read more Inaugural Weathered Beer Celebration Comes to Vancouver on on January 12, 2019

Check Out The Brochure For The 2018 BC Beer Awards and Festival

The 2018 BC Beer Awards and Festival are set to take place at the Croatian Cultural Centre in Vancouver this evening. Ahead of the main event, the organizers have sent along this year's brochure and schedule of events.* This event is now sold out, so I hope you were lucky enough to get tickets. See…Read more Check Out The Brochure For The 2018 BC Beer Awards and Festival

Embark on a Beer-Soaked Musical Journey with “A Grand Tour of Beer”

Taking place on October 12 at the Baumann Centre in Victoria, BC, A Grand Tour of Beer is set to be a musical journey through five countries, showcasing Baroque music and sampling a special beer from each region. This co-production with Pacific Opera Victoria is a special and unique event bringing together the two worlds of craft beer…Read more Embark on a Beer-Soaked Musical Journey with “A Grand Tour of Beer”