Vancouver

Vancouver Craft Beer Week

  • Vancouver, BC

Vancouver Craft Beer Week is back May 29th - June 7th, 2020!  

Vancouver Craft Beer Week is Canada’s biggest celebration of craft beer & craft beer culture. With ten days of events happening across greater Vancouver and capping off with the VCBW Festival in False Creek, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

2020 will see the return of some Vancouver Craft Beer Week’s most popular events (details to be announced on VCBW.castarting April 1st).

THE VCBW FESTIVAL. Western Canada’s biggest and best craft-only beer fest, the VCBW Festival returns to Vancouver's False Creek on June 5th, 6th and 7th. 

NEW FOR 2020: 

LOCATION! We've moved! In 2020 the VCBW Festival will be at Concord Community Park on the shores of False Creek, within walking distance of multiple SkyTrain stations.

ALL-INCLUSIVE TICKETS! No more tokens needed, your festival ticket now includes your tasting mug AND beer and cider samples (as always Serving It Right Rules apply).

FOUR SESSIONS! Be sure to select your desired session(s) when purchasing your tickets - now 4 to choose from. 

SESSION ONE: Friday June 5th, 6pm - 10pm

SESSION TWO: Saturday June 6th,12pm - 4pm

SESSION THREE: Saturday June 6th, 6pm - 10pm

SESSION FOUR: Sunday June 7th, 1pm - 5pm

All four sessions will feature live music with bands, buskers and djs, live art installations, food trucks (food is not included with your ticket), and over 75 breweries and cideries to choose from, with more to be announced. 

VCBW Festival tickets are on sale now with Early Bird ticket pricing (starting at $59 for GA single day entry) is in effect until December 31st, when regular ticket prices ($69) kick in.

Get your tickets athttp://vancouvercraftbeerweek.com.

AWARDS

Winner of the 2016, 2018 & 2019 Golden Owl Hospitality AwardsSocial Event of the Year, the Georgia Straight’s 2015, 2016, 2017, and2018Golden Plate Award for Best Beer Festival/Event. First place for Best beer event/festival in The Growler BC Craft Beer Awards (The Growlies) 2018 & 2019. The VCBW Festival is BC’s premier craft beer event!



The Vancouver Craft Beer Week team acknowledges that the VCBW Festival will be held on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples–Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations. 

VCBW aims to create events that celebrate the differences in everyone and include people of all races, cultures and nationalities, and all sexual orientations, gender expressions and gender identities. Attendees, staff, volunteers, and vendors are free to enjoy VCBW events safely and with acceptance. Serving It Right rules apply—attendees must be 19+ years of age and provide two pieces of ID and guests are reminded to drink responsibly and plan a safe ride home.​