The 25th annual Great Canadian Beer Festival returns to Victoria on September 8 & 9, 2017. Tickets go on sale Saturday July 22 at 9am. This year, 66 breweries and 2 cideries will have a booths featuring over 250 beers and ciders. Also, new this year is The Drake Eatery Cask Tent which has an additional 8 breweries serving up unique cask beer. Returning will be our local food vendors, live entertainment and more!
TICKETS: Tickets are $40.00 for Friday or Saturday (incl tax) plus fees and includes your taster glass, program and BC Transit Get Home Safe bus ticket. They can be purchased in advance online or at the Ticket Rocket Box Office (101-804 Broughton Street, Victoria Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm, subject to availability).
TOKENS: One token per tasting. Tokens cost $1.50 each for a 4oz taster. Available for purchase on-site, cash only.
BEER: Presenting 66 breweries and two cideries, pouring approximately 250 beer and 10 ciders, as well as casks from 8 breweries in The Drake Eatery Cask Tent.
FOOD: Local food vendors this year are: Ali Baba Pizza, Hungry Rooster, Taco Justice, Dead Beetz, Greek on the Street, and Mama Rosie’s.
ENTERTAINMENT: Buskers of all sorts. Buchan Buchan, the marching gypsy band & much more!
Still the best gig in town!