Saturday, June 13th, 2015 The Horseshoe Bay Business Association is pleased to invite you to our second annual CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL. Horseshoe Bay has long been a fan and supporter of Craft Beer in BC. It all started back in 1982 with some used dairy equipment, a little determination and some help from friends. John Mitchell started brewing Bay Ale at the Horseshoe Bay Brewery, to serve at the Troller Pub where he was the manager and co-owner. And the Craft Beer Revolution was started. Now 33 years later only a few steps from the where the original brewery stood, we are pleased to host this amazing craft beer event. Craft Beer has come along way from these humble beginnings with new breweries starting up all over the city, but we are proud to be home of the first and happy to share our great community with you all.
Saturday, June 13, 2015, from 3 to 7 pm the floating Breakwater at Sewell’s Marina 6695 Nelson Avenue Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver, will once again be the location of this years tasting. While floating in breathtaking Howe Sound, we will be pouring beers from the following; Four Winds Brewing company, Townsite Brewing, Postmark Brewing, Hoyne Brewing Company, Bomber Brewing, Russell Brewing Company, Red Truck Beer Company, Howe Sound Brewing, Parallel 49 Brewing Company, Deepcove Brewers and Distillers, Persephone Brewing Company, Bridge Brewing Company, Central City Brewers & Distillers, Driftwood Brewery, Hopping Mad Cider and Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse.
Tickets are $40. and can be purchased in person at Sewell’s Marina or The Troller Ale House. Tickets can also be purchases online at eventbright.com. Tickets purchased through eventbrite will be picked up will call style on the day of the event. Ticket gains you entrance into the event, 5 tasting tokens and a take home 4oz tasting glass. Additional tokens can be purchased at the event 3 tokens for $5. Brickhouse will be playing some great music for you’re listening and dancing pleasure. There will be burgers, hot dogs, and a vegetarian option available for purchase from the Tidlley Cove Lions Club. Partial proceeds from this event will go to our friends at the Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue Station One, West Vancouver. Listen to Rock 101 for your chance to win two VIP tickets including air transportation from downtown via Harbour Air. The Rock 101 street team will also be on air at this event.
Please check out our facebook page for more information https://www.facebook.com/HorseshoeBayBeerFestival?
Tickets are now on sale at Sewell’s Marina or the Troller Ale House. You can also purchase your tickets online at www.eventbrite.ca