Vancouver Craft Beer Week 2012


Monday, April 16th, 2012 — 10:35am PST
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Vancouver Craft Beer Week is returning for the third year with more headlining events, neighbourhood festivities, and week-long specials around the city thanks to the participation of over 60 breweries.

Vancouver Craft Beer Week

Friday, May 18, 2012
Headliner: VCBW Opening Night Overture Presented by Darby’s Liquor Store
Time: 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Tickets: Available now
Location: Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre

Saturday, May 19, 2012
Headliner: Hop-Headbanger’s Ball
Time: 4:00pm to 9:00pm
Tickets: Available now
Location: Woodland Smokehouse, 485 Commercial Drive

Opening Act: Island to Island Beer Pairing Dinner
Time: 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Tickets: Available now
Location: Edible Canada, 1596 Johnston St, Granville Island

There are also six “Neighbourhood Gigs” on this date. Full details here.

Sunday, May 20, 2012
Headliner: Hoppapalooza III
Time: 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Tickets: SOLD OUT
Location: Alibi Room, 157 Alexander St

Opening Act: Earls Gets Crafty
Time: 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Tickets: Available now
Location: V Lounge by Earls Restaurants, 1095 Mainland St

There are also six “Neighbourhood Gigs” on this date. Full details here.

Specials can be found throughout the week at Donelly Group establishments, The Burrard Hotel (for a place to crash downtown), The Cascade Room, Big Ridge Brewing Co., Yaletown Brewing Co., Central City Brewing, Central City Liquor Store, Romer’s Burger Bar, Darby’s Pub, Darby’s Liquor Store, Chambar, Fairmont Waterfront, and Rogue.

Monday, May 21, 2012
Headliner: Biercraft Belgian Showcase
Time: 6:00pm to CLOSING
Location: Biercraft, 3305 Cambie St
Tickets: Available now
Location: Biercraft, 1191 Commercial St
Tickets: Available now

Opening Act: Russell Brewing Brewmaster’s Cask Night
Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Tickets:
Location: Doolin’s Irish Pub, 654 Nelson St

There are also six “Neighbourhood Gigs” on this date. Full details here.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Headliner: Clough Club Presents 1st Annual Battle of the Bartender Beer Cocktail Competition
Time: 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Tickets: Available now
Location: Clough Club, 212 Abbott St
Tickets: Available now
Location: Lamplighter, 92 Water St

Opening Act: Deschutes Brewing Beer Pairing Dinner
7:00pm to 11:00pm
Tickets: Available now
Location: Biercraft, 3305 Cambie St

There are also six “Neighbourhood Gigs” on this date. Full details here.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Headliner: Cicerone vs Sommelier
Time: 7:30pm to CLOSING
Tickets: Available now
Location: Irish Heather Long Table, 210 Carrall St

Opening Act: Howe Sound Rock Show
Time: 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Tickets: Available now
Location: Vancouver Urban Winery, 55 Dunlevy Ave

There are also six “Neighbourhood Gigs” on this date. Full details here.

Thursday, May 24, 2012
Headliner: Sisters of the Tap
Time: 6:00pm to CLOSING
Tickets: Available now
Location: ensemble Tap, 990 Smithe

Opening Act: Brothers in Hops
Time: 5:00pm to CLOSING
Tickets: Available now
Location: Smileys Public House, 911 West Pender

There are also six “Neighbourhood Gigs” on this date. Full details here.

Friday, May 25, 2012
Headliner: VCBW Beer Festival Presented by Legacy Liquor Store & BierCraft
Time: 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Tickets: Available now
Location: Salt Building, 85 West 1st Ave
After a week of amazing events it’s finally here, the event you’ve all been waiting for, the Headliner of all Headliner’s – the VCBW Beer Festival presented by Legacy Liquor Store & BierCraft! We’re going to spend an epic evening showcasing the best the craft brewing industry has to offer, both local and abroad, in the gorgeous Salt Building in the Village on False Creek. The room will divided into three exciting sections to showcase Canadian, American, and Belgian craft beer.

Saturday, May 26, 2012
Headliner: VCBW Beer Festival Presented by Legacy Liquor Store & BierCraft
Time: 2:00pm – 7:00pm
Tickets: Available now
Location: Salt Building, 85 West 1st Ave

Be sure to enjoy the official collaboration beer Cascadian Brown Ale, proceeds from which will benefit the Farmland Defense League of British Columbia.

Many (if not all) of these events will sell out so be sure to scoop up your tickets as soon as you can. Follow Vancouver Craft Beer Week on Twitter and Facebook for announcements and ticket information.

Miss604.com is proud to once again sponsor Vancouver Craft Beer Week. Please enjoy responsibly and plan a safe trip home from the events and festivities.

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2 comments

  1. Will there be any sour beer tastings and if so where?

  2. Amn Johal says:

    will there be free passes to this?

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