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

Weekly Craft Beer Events List—March 5–11

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. Mar 5: VBW Ultimate Craft Beer Quiz Northern Quarter, Victoria, BC; 19:00–22:00 The Ultimate Craft Beer Quiz is generously sponsored by CAMRA Victoria.…Read more Weekly Craft Beer Events List—March 5–11

BC Craft Beer Events List for Feb 26–Mar 4

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 27: MASTERCLASS: Beer & Cheese Pairings with Category 12 Cascadia Liquor, Langford, BC; 19:00–20:00 Imagine if two of your favourite things came…Read more BC Craft Beer Events List for Feb 26–Mar 4

List of Beer and Food Announced for Victoria Beer Week 2018

Victoria Beer Week kicks off this Friday Lift-Off at the Victoria Public Market. If you've not picked up your tickets yet, then the list of tasty beers and delicious food below will have you parting with your money in no time! Lift-Off (March 2) Beer List: Brassneck Brewery – Double Negative Golden IPA Category 12 Brewing…Read more List of Beer and Food Announced for Victoria Beer Week 2018

BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Dec 4–10

Dec 4: CAMRA Rare Beers for Christmas Craft Corner Kitchen, Penticton, BC; 18:30–20:30 Join CAMRA South Okanagan and JAKs at Cherry Lane on Monday, December 4th for a special holiday party at Craft Corner Kitchen. Chris and his team from JAKs at Cherry Lane will be providing a guided tasting of rare and high-end beers…Read more BC Craft Beer Events for the Week of Dec 4–10

Craft Beer Events for the Week of Mar 6–12, 2017

It's a busy week as Victoria Beer Week is in full swing and there are several other fun events taking place across BC this week. Do you have an event happening this week that you’d like to see listed? Feel free to send me an email. For a full list of events, check out my…Read more Craft Beer Events for the Week of Mar 6–12, 2017

Craft Beer Events for the Week of Feb 27–Mar 5, 2017

Wow! This looks to be a big week for BC craft beer lovers. Not only it it the opening weekend of Victoria Beer week, but there are tons of other events great going on. See you out there! Do you have an event happening this week that you’d like to see listed? Feel free to…Read more Craft Beer Events for the Week of Feb 27–Mar 5, 2017