— OCTOBER BEER WEEKS —
WHAT: FIRST ANNUAL PENTICTON BEER WEEK
WHEN: Saturday, October 19th – Saturday October 27th
MORE: BC.CRAFT BEER MONTH SIGNATURE EVENT https://www.visitpenticton.com/penticton-beer-week/
WEEK FOUR – OCTOBER 20th – 26th
WHAT: PENTICTON BEER WEEK – INDUSTRY KICK – OFF
WHEN: Sunday October 20th – 4:00pm – 11:30pm
WHERE:Nest & Nectar-1475 Fairview Road, PENTICTON
MORE: Join us for an Industry kick off party with a tap takeover from Neighbourhood Brewing. Enjoy a selection from our 4 beers, a DJ spinning tunes, bar snacks & much more! No cover charge. We want you the industry, the hard working winemakers, brewers, cideries, distilleries, pubs, restaurants to come & enjoy a Sunday evening with your fellow industry folks!
WHAT: BC BREWERS AWARDS – BREWERS BRUNCH
WHEN: Sunday, October 20th
WHERE: Brewhall, 97 East 2nd Ave, VANCOUVER
TICKETS: $20 = tax and fees – Eventbrite
MORE: Tickets include your choice of a Caesar or Michelada followed by a buffet brunch featuring scrambled eggs, bacon, breakfast sausages, hash patties, Texas toast, and of course cereal!
WHAT: BARKING PARROT BAR BIG BAR TAKEOVER
WHEN: Tuesday, October 22th 5:30pm – 2:00am
WHERE: 21 Lakeshore Dr West, PENTICTON
MORE: Highway 97 Brewing Company is taking over our tap in honour of Penticton Beer Week. Don’t miss out on our 97 Salted Porter Beer Barbecue + Live music by TriloJay starting at 6:30pm
WHAT: BREWERS SHOWDOWN @CANNERY BREWING
WHEN: Wednesday, October 23rd 6:00pm – 9:00pm
WHERE: Cannery Brewing, 198 Ellis Street ,PENTICTON
TICKETS: $20 – $25 Eventbrite
MORE: You’ll have the opportunity to try 8 different experimental beers from members of our team. You can vote for your favourite, and the winning brewer gets bragging rights. We’ll also have delicious snacks on a stick to enjoy.
Tickets are for sale via EventBrite. They are $25, or $20 for Cannery Brewing Growler Club members.
WHAT: WORK BOOTS,BEER & BACON @BARLEY MILL PUB
WHEN: Thursday, October 24th 3:00pm – 6:00pm
WHERE: 2460 Skaha Lake Road,PENTICTON
MORE: The Ultimate Bacon Experience!HAPPY HOUR 3pm – 6 pm
** Bacon served with every sleeve of Barley Mill Beer ! ** Enjoy our All Out BACON Menu _________________________________________________________________________________
WHAT: BREWERS DINNER @ BRODO KITCHEN
WHEN: Thursday, October 24th 6:00pm – 9:00pm
WHERE: 483 Main Street ,PENTICTON
RESERVATIONS: 778.476.1275 $65 includes tax and tips
MORE: Join us in welcoming Neighbourhood Brewing to Penticton! As part of Penticton Beer Week, we’re hosting a brewers dinner with four tasty courses served family style, plus welcome appies.
WHAT: BUSTIN’ THE BARREL @SLACKWATER BREWING
WHEN: Friday October 25th 6:00pm – 10:00pm
WHERE: 218 Martin Street ,PENTICTON
MORE:Come and enjoy our first three barrel-aged beer expressions plus a couple of rare beer from friends…- Saison aged in Odd Society Spirits Gin Barrels- Brett Farmhouse Ale, aged in Bench 1775 Merlot Barrels- 100% Oak Fermented ‘Jovaru’ Tart Lithuanian Farmhouse Ale- Plus a few rare beers from friends. Flight of four for $10, Slackwater Beer Club members get a bonus 4oz taster of choice. Come and enjoy our fantastic new menu and table service along with these rare and beautiful beers.
WHAT: LAUGHTS & DRAUGHTS @ CRAFT CORNER KITCHEN
WHEN: Saturday, October 26th 8:00pm – 10:00pm
WHERE: 557 Main Street,PENTICTON
TICKETS: $15 Eventbrite
MORE:Craft Corner Kitchen presents Laughs + Draughts on Saturday, October 26th. Join us for a fun evening with Comedy On The Verge with host Andrew Verge and guests including Efthimios Nasiopoulos, featuring Taz McNally and Zawer Sulaiman!The Tin Whistle Brewing Company will be with us featuring a selection of their delicious, local beers in a special tap takeover for the evening. The Penticton Beer Week Collaboration Beer, Community Common will also be available at the event. ____________________________________________________________________________________________
WHAT: HALLOWEEN @PARALLEL 49
WHEN: Saturday, October 26 600pm – 12:00am
WHERE: 1345 Clark Drive, VANCOUVER
MORE: The party will feature a DJ, multiple bars, treats, food and a COSTUME CONTEST! Prizes will be given out for the best P49 character costumes, best costume and group costumes. 7 Beer Taps + Cider Porky’s Food Truck! Costume Contests
LAST FIVE DAYS!!!!! OCTOBER 27th – 31st
WHAT: LIGHTHEART BREWING TAP TAKEOVER
WHEN: Wednesday, October 30th 5:00pm – 12:59am
WHERE: 777 Courtney St,VICTORIA
MORE:Come and join us as we showcase some of Lightheart’s brewer Nathaniel Senff’s beers, which focus on being refreshing and sociable, that are sure to please any crowd.
WHAT: BREWMASTER’S DINNER WITH BOOMBOX
WHEN: Wednesday, October 30th 6:00PM – 9:00PM
WHERE: Craft Beer Market, 85 West 1st, VANCOUVER
TICKETS: $60 – – Eventbrite
MORE: Join Boombox Brewing Company & CRAFT Beer Market Vancouver for the next collaboration dinner. Your ticket includes a welcome beer & amuse bouche followed by four custom created courses each paired with one of Boombox brews.
WHAT: SPOOKY MOVIE NIGHT @STRANGE FELLOWS
WHEN: Thursday, October 31 7:00pm – 11:00pm
WHERE: 1345 Clark Drive, VANCOUVER
MORE: Join us on Thursday, October 31st for a night of scary movies, beer & free popcorn.Featured movies:Ghostbusters (1984) & A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
THAT’S IT! NEXT YEAR WILL BE YEAR 10
SEE YOU THEN!
WEEK ONE – OCTOBER 1st – 5th
WHAT: OKTOBERFEST- Slackwater Brewing – Feature Menu
WHEN: Tuesday OCT 1 – Sunday Oct 13th
WHERE: Slackwater Brewing 218 Martin St, PENTICTON
MORE: Join us for some festive themed beers and bites with our 𝔒𝔨𝔱𝔬𝔟𝔢𝔯𝔣𝔢𝔰𝔱 Feature Menu, October 1-13. Enjoy two our of German-style beers and two of our favorite German-styles from our friends at Bomber Brewing and Sundown Beer paired with some Bavarian-inspired snacks.
WHAT: VANCOUVER NORTH SHORE CRAFT BEER WEEK LAUNCH PARTY
WHEN: Friday, October 4th , 5:00PM – 10:00pm
WHERE: The Pipe Shop, 115 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver
TICKETS: $15 – https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vancouvers-north-shore-craft-beer-week
WHAT: VANCOUVER WIZARD INSPIRED BEER, CIDER & COCKTAIL FESTIVAL
WHEN: Friday, October 4th , 6:00PM – 9:30pm
WHERE: Roundhouse Mews, 181 Roundhouse Mews, VANCOUVER
TICKETS: $59 -Eventbrite
WHAT: ANOTHER OKTOBERFEST
WHEN: Saturday, October 5th , 12:00PM – 10:00pm
WHERE: 30 Capilano Way #11, NEW WESTMINSTER
MORE: It will be an FREE all day event, but you can guarantee your spot by purchasing tickets for the festivities early. We will have 4 of our own German style beers to offer, along with a few special surprises. Along with our own German beers, we will have German foods available AND multiple beers from some of our favourite local breweries.
WHAT: BEERE BREWING’S 32ND BIRTHDAY BASH
WHEN: Saturday, October 5th , 12:00PM – 9:00pm
WHERE: 312 Esplanade East, NORTH VANCOUVER
MORE: It’s that special time of year again, when Beere Brewing celebrates it’s birthday. This year things are being kicked up a notch with pints, food trucks, and an outdoor beer garden so all of your friends and family can join in on the fun!
WEEK TWO – OCTOBER 6th – 12th
WHAT: OPEN MIC @ BLACK KETTLE BREWERY
WHEN: Sunday, October 6th , 3:00PM –7:00pm
WHERE: 720 Copping Street ,NORTH VANCOUVER
MORE: Sign up at 3pm – first slot 3:20, 9 slots available
Every slot gets a $20 gift card to the brewery
WHAT: 3rd ANNUAL BREWERY BATTLE
WHEN: Sunday, October 6th , 1:00PM –1 1:30pm
WHERE: Tap & Barrel, 8 Lonsdale Ave, NORTH VANCOUVER
MORE: On Sunday, October 6th starting at 1pm, we’re tapping special kegs from 6 North Shore breweries. Come out and support your favourite by helping them be the first keg to run dry.
WHAT: CRAFT THE CREEK
WHEN: Thursday, October 10th , 7:00PM – 10:00pm
WHERE: Slackwater, 218 Martin Street, PENTICTON
MORE: We are hosting this event to celebrate the return of the Kokanee to Penticton Creek, to highlight the need for restoration, the progress that has been made so far, and how we can all be involved in the future.Join us for beers, snacks, education, fundraising and to find out how you can get involved.
WHEN: Thursday, October 10th , 5:00PM – 11:00pm
WHERE: Deep Cove Brewers, 2270 Dollarton Hwy Unit 170 NORTH VANCOUVER
MORE:Oktoberfest event with a live 5 piece brass band, beer hall, German steins and much more!Terminal City 5 piece brass band – starts at 6pm and goes until 8pm. Serving up traditional German food all night long. SOLD OUT
WHAT: OPEN HOUSE HOUSE PARTY
WHEN: Thursday, October 10th , 7:00PM – 11:00pm
WHERE: House of Funk, 350 E Esplanade, NORTH VANCOUVER
MORE:Come drink behind the scenes at House of Funk!
We’ll have the brewery open for you to come hang out while you dig into some food, listen to some music and fill your solo cup with some funky brews.
WHAT: THANKSGIVING GROWLER FILLS $5
WHEN: Friday October 11th
WHERE: Dogwood Brewing, 8284 Sherbrooke Street, VANCOUVER
MORE:Limited releases for Thanksgiving;Cranberry Sourr, Pumpkin Spice Amber
Maple Syrup Porter
WHAT: FRESH TO DEATH
WHEN: Saturday, October 12th , 12:00PM – 5:00pm
WHERE: The Roundhouse, 253 Esquimalt Rd, VICTORIA
MORE: Join us in celebrating the annual hop harvest and BC Craft Beer Month with 20+ fresh hop beers from some of BC’s best craft breweries!
WHAT: 5 YEAR MOODYVERSARY
WHEN: Saturday, October 12th , 12:00PM – 10:00pm
WHERE: 2601 Murray Sytreet, PORT MOODY
MORE: 5 Year Anniversary Special Release.Multiple Small Batches
FOOD.Big Day BBQ : 12pm until done. Royal City Donuts : 1pm until done
Sajetarian : 2pm-10PM
WEEK THREE – OCTOBER 13th – 19th
WHAT: EVALUATING BEER WITH THE WHATS BREWING PANEL
WHEN: Tuesday, October 15th , 7:00pm – 9:00pm
WHERE: Legacy Liquor Store, 1633 Manitoba St VANCOUVER
TICKETS: $15 via Legacy
MORE: BC.CRAFT BEER MONTH SIGNATURE EVENT
Join the Panel on October 15th and taste along through a set of five BC beers as we reveal our “secret sauce” in-house method for reviewing beers.This is an evening of fun in which all beers are served “blind tasting” style. Guests get to debate the style of each beer tasted as we progress from lighter fare to heavier. NEW THIS ROUND: we’ll be picking FIVE beers from the tasting panel archives. All beers poured can be found somewhere on this page:
WHAT: BC CRAFT BREWERS CONFERENCE AFTERPARTY
WHEN: Friday, October 18th
WHERE: Maritime Labour Centre, 1880 Triumph St, Vancouver
WHAT: OKTOBERFEST 2019
WHEN: Friday, October 18th , 7:00pm – 1:00am
WHERE: Hard Rock Casino Vancouver ,2080 United Boulevard, COQUITLAM
TICKETS: $49.50 via Ticketmaster
MORE: BC.CRAFT BEER MONTH SIGNATURE EVENT
Celebrate Oktoberfest with us while enjoying live entertainment, craft beer, signature German favorites including sausages, sauerkraut, pretzels, and more. Tickets will be available via Ticketmaster for $49.50, plus applicable fees and taxes. Each ticket holder will receive a free branded beer stein filled with beer, along with one serving of traditional German fare.
WHAT: BC CRAFT BEER MONTH / TAP TAKEOVER @ BIERCRAFT TAPA
WHEN: Friday, October 18th , 4:00pm – 11:00pm
WHERE: 1191 Commercial Drive ,VANCOUVER
MORE: BC.CRAFT BEER MONTH SIGNATURE EVENT
Come taste some amazing brews from your friends at Strange Fellows Brewing, Slackwater Brewing, Île Sauvage Brewing Co., and House of Funk Brewing Co. to celebrate BC Craft Beer Month & kick off the BC Beer Awards weekend!
WHAT: PEMPERTON OKTOBERFEST 2019
WHEN: Saturday, October 19th 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM
WHERE: Pemberton Community Centre, 7390 A Cottonwood, PEMPERTON
TICKETS: $25 http://www.canadahelps.org
WHAT: 10th ANNUAL OKTOBERFEST 2019
WHEN: Saturday, October 19th 6:00 PM – 12:30 PM
WHERE: 21 Lakeshore Drive W, PENTICTON
MORE: The 10th Annual Penticton Oktoberfest is an evening filled with music featuring The Beer Barrels & Uncorked, German beer and authentic german cuisine.Don’t miss out on refreshing beer from Bad Tattoo Brewing Company, the Cannery Brewing Company & McClelland Premium Imports and wine from Hester Creek Winery!
WHAT: COOK ST LIQUOR TAP TAKEOVER @SMITHS PUB
WHEN: Saturday , October 19th , 5:00pm – 1:59am
WHERE: 777 Courtney St ,VICTORIA
MORE: When you’re having a pint and wondering “who knows great breweries?”, and it pops into your mind, “why of course, Cook St. Liquor”.Beer minds came together and out came a great idea, a Tap Takeover curated by one of Victoria’s finest liquor stores.