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Vancouver’s North Shore Craft Beer Week
| October 19 – 26

 

Vancouver’s North Shore Craft Beer Week returns this October 19-26! We’re inviting all hop heads to come toast the North Shore’s legendary past in brewing and our bright future with a week of celebrations at our local breweries.

Try special casks, attend fun events, and learn more about North Shore beers while collecting stamps on our North Shore Ale Trail Passport with the Xplorer app.

Vancouver’s North Shore Ale Trail Passport App

 

    • This year you can win some great prizes by collecting North Shore Ale Trail stamps on the Xplorer app! The more stamps you collect, the bigger your chance of winning our grand prize:

 

 

Event Schedule

Friday, October 19

Vancouver’s North Shore Craft Beer Week Launch Party
Pipe Shop | 5.30pm-10pm

Come on down for live music, food trucks, and five North Shore breweries, as well as three “coming soon” North Vancouver breweries pouring your favourite beers including the new VNSCBW collab brew! Pre-book your ticket to gain early entry and skip the queue from 5pm.

Don’t worry about looking for parking with Evo’s drop off service and leave yourself free to take a safe cab journey home.

 

Official VNSCBW Launch Afterparty
Tap & Barrel Shipyards | 9.30pm+

A few steps away from our launch party you can continue on your celebrations with Tap & Barrel’s selections of North Shore beers.

 

Bridge Brewing Welcomes Craft Beer Week!
Bridge Brewing | 1pm-4pm | FREE

 Happy Hour Glasses of Beer from 1-4pm, $4 for 16oz glasses.

 

Live Music at Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers
Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers | 7pm-10pm | FREE

 Enjoy a craft beer with a side of live and local music at Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers.

 

Hearthstone Happy Hour
Hearthstone Brewery | 4pm-6pm & 9pm-close

All sleeves are $5, a delicious selection of appies for under $10 and pizzas under $15 during the Hearthstone Brewery happy hour.

 

 North Vancouver Brewery Tour
Departs North Van & from Downtown Vancouver | 2.30pm | $75

This tour will show you how the beer is made, chauffeur you between three North Shore breweries, into the tasting rooms, and give you an exclusive behind the scenes tours. Samples in each brewery are included and you will be educated you on the unique tasting profile of each beer. This Friday tour will drop you at the doors of the VNSCBW launch party!

 

Saturday, October 20

 One Year of Beere Brewing Company 
Beere Brewing Co | All Day | FREE

Join Beere Brewing Co. to celebrate their 1 year anniversary! Enjoy food, music, balloons, and unique beers.

 

Tour of Bridge Brewing
Bridge Brewing | 12pm | FREE

 Take a tour of Bridge Brewing at 12pm (no charge).  If you purchase a glass of beer for the tour, you can take the glass home!

 

 North Vancouver Brewery Tour
Departs North Van & from Downtown Vancouver | 11am | $75

This tour will show you how the beer is made, chauffeur you between three North Shore breweries, into the tasting rooms, and give you an exclusive behind the scenes tours. Samples in each brewery are included and you will be educated you on the unique tasting profile of each beer.

 

Live Music at Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers
Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers | 7pm-10pm | FREE

 Enjoy a craft beer with a side of live and local music at Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers.

 

Hearthstone Happy Hour
Hearthstone Brewery | 4pm-6pm & 9pm-close

All sleeves are $5, a delicious selection of appies for under $10 and pizzas under $15 during the Hearthstone Brewery happy hour.

 

Sunday, October 21

Shipyards 2nd Annual Brewery Battle
Tap & Barrel Shipyards | 1pm onwards

Come out and support your favourite North Shore brewery! Tap & Barrel Shipyards tapping special kegs from 7 local breweries – the first to run dry will be crowned the winner of this year’s Brewery Battle and awarded a secured tap at Shipyards. The 7 select beers will be on special for $5 (20oz) & $2 (5oz) until they run out.

 

Breakfast at the Brewery
Bridge Brewing | 11am- 1pm

Join Bridge Brewing Co. for breakfast and a beer. Regular and Breakfast Egg Tacos will be available and delicious Beermosas will be served.

 

Sunday Sessions
Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers | 12pm-3pm

End the week on a high note with breakfast and live music at Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers. Grab a breakfast skillet and radler or mimosa for only $15!

 

Hearthstone Happy Hour
Hearthstone Brewery | 4pm-6pm & 9pm-close

All sleeves are $5, a delicious selection of appies for under $10 and pizzas under $15 during the Hearthstone Brewery happy hour.

 

Monday, October 22

Games Night
Bridge Brewing | From 4pm | FREE

Join Bridge Brewing for an evening of playing a variety of different games available at the brewery.

 

Happy Hour
Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers | 3pm-6pm

Put a smile on your face with an $8 food menu and $5 beers from 12pm-3pm, Monday to Thursday at Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers.

 

Hearthstone Happy Hour
Hearthstone Brewery | 4pm-6pm & 9pm-close

All sleeves are $5, a delicious selection of appies for under $10 and pizzas under $15 during the Hearthstone Brewery happy hour.

 

Tuesday, October 23

Black Kettle Brewing Beer Pairing Dinner
Black Kettle Brewing | 4pm-6pm | $25

A special beer-pairing dinner at Black Kettle Brewing. Your ticket includes dinner and a flight. Tickets are limited to 40 so early booking is recommended by purchasing at the bar or by calling (604) 987-9989.

 

Taco Tuesday
Bridge Brewing | All Day

Come and enjoy a refreshing craft beer and famous Bridge Brewing taco for only $12 (plus tax).

 

Happy Hour
Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers | 3pm-6pm

Put a smile on your face with an $8 food menu and $5 beers from 12pm-3pm, Monday to Thursday at Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers.

 

Hearthstone Happy Hour
Hearthstone Brewery | 4pm-6pm & 9pm-close

All sleeves are $5, a delicious selection of appies for under $10 and pizzas under $15 during the Hearthstone Brewery happy hour.

 

Wednesday, October 24

Wellness Wednesday
Bridge Brewing | All Day | FREE

 Come for a short run (5K or 10K options) and reward yourself with a beer after. Runners will receive a complimentary Bridge Brewing glass to take home.

 

Happy Hour
Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers | 3pm-6pm

Put a smile on your face with an $8 food menu and $5 beers from 12pm-3pm, Monday to Thursday at Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers.

 

Hearthstone Happy Hour
Hearthstone Brewery | 4pm-6pm & 9pm-close

All sleeves are $5, a delicious selection of appies for under $10 and pizzas under $15 during the Hearthstone Brewery happy hour.

 

Thursday, October 25

Happy Hour
Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers | 3pm-6pm

Put a smile on your face with an $8 food menu and $5 beers from 12pm-3pm, Monday to Thursday at Deep Cove Brewers and Distillers.

 

Happy Hour at Bridge Brewing
Bridge Brewing | 11am-4pm

Why limit Happy Hour to just one hour? Happy Hour Glasses of Beer from 11am-4pm, $4 for 16oz glasses

 

Hearthstone Happy Hour
Hearthstone Brewery | 4pm-6pm & 9pm-close

All sleeves are $5, a delicious selection of appies for under $10 and pizzas under $15 during the Hearthstone Brewery happy hour.

 

Friday, October 26

Try a special cask which will be tapped at 4pm in the Bridge Brewing tasting room.

Hearthstone Happy Hour
Hearthstone Brewery | 4pm-6pm & 9pm-close

All sleeves are $5, a delicious selection of appies for under $10 and pizzas under $15 during the Hearthstone Brewery happy hour.

Breweries

Volunteer

 All volunteers must be 19+ years of age. We are looking for a team of enthusiastic volunteers to help out at this year’s Vancouver’s North Shore Craft Beer Week launch event on October 19th.

Volunteers will assist with event set-up and take-down, welcoming guests, with tokens and entry, and assist breweries, and with event coordination. Besides getting to know the local breweries, the local community, and learning about North Shore tourism initiatives, you’ll have a lot of fun hanging out with other craft beer and tourism enthusiasts

Contact us to find out more: anisa[at]vancouversnorthshore.com

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