This is the latest in a regular series of posts here on Canadian Beer News listing beer festivals and events for the coming week (Friday through Thursday) with a bit more detail than what is featured on our popular Beer Festival Calendar page. Watch for a new installment to be posted here each Thursday – assuming there are any events scheduled for the week ahead, of course.
Mon, May 11, 2015 – Sun, May 17, 2015
NOVA SCOTIA CRAFT BEER WEEK
various locations throughout Nova Scotia
The first large scale event to be presented by the Craft Brewers Association of Nova Scotia, this celebration of Nova Scotia’s rapidly-growing craft brewing culture will feature events throughout the province including brewery tours and tastings, beer pairing dinners, a Brews Cruise on Tall Ship Silva, the Full House Craft Beer Festival, and much more.
Mon, May 18, 2015
BREWER’S BACKYARD: QUEEN VICTORIA’S SECRET
Evergreen Brick Works, 550 Bayview Ave. – Toronto, ON
The popular and family-friendly Brewer’s Backyard series presents its annual Victoria Day event, featuring beer from Sawdust City, Side Launch, Publican House, Silversmith and Muddy York, cider from West Avenue, and food by Tilde Taco and Bunz.
Thu, May 21, 2015 – Sat, May 23, 2015
TOP OF THE HOPS 2015
Prairieland Park Hall D – Saskatoon, SK
One of Saskatchewan’s largest drink festivals, Top of the Hops features more than 200 different beer, wine and spirit brands to sample, with proceeds benefiting the programs and charities supported by POW City Kinsmen.