Date: Thursday, Oct 22, 2015
Location: VanDusen Botanical Garden

CCBC Event
Vancouver Coast & Mts


The Craft Council of BC and VanDusen Botanical Garden Association are proud to co-present Craft Year, Craft Beer: a celebration of the handmade and artisanal in celebration of Craft Year 2015.

This charitable event is the  perfect night out to bring your friends and sample craft beers by local breweries, listen to the music of the Jerry Boey Jazz Trio and snack on delicious foods to support the youth programming of CCBC and VanDusen Botanical Garden! It will  consist of a pre-juried winning brewery (judging will take place on October 6, 2015) and a public tasting at VanDusen Botanical Garden on the night of October 22 to determine the People’s Choice Award. We will also announce the pre-juried winner of Craft Year, Craft Beer 2015!

The event will include catering by  EastSide Beer Food and a silent auction of hand-crafted beer-related items by  Billy Would Designs,  Drifted, Sadie’s Soaps, Brad Turner Glass, Greff Growler, Clive Tucker’s ceramic growlers and more!

Confirmed craft beer breweries  include: Big Rock Urban BreweryBridge Brewing Company; Callister Brewing CompanyDead Frog BreweryDogwood Brewing; Fuggles and Warlock Craftworks; Hoyne Brewing Company; Moody AlesParallel 49 Brewing Company; R & B Brewing Co.; Strange Fellows BrewingTofino Brewing Company; Townsite Brewing; Yellow Dog Beer.

Tickets are $40 at the door  and include: six samples, appetizers and a tasting glass.

When: October 22, 2015, 7:00 – 10:00 PM

Where: VanDusen Botanical Garden, BMO Great Hall