Ontario & Western New York Breweries Partnering for Can-Am Craft Beer Festival

BUFFALO, NY & TORONTO, ON – The Buffalo Niagara Brewers Association and the Ontario Craft Brewers have announced 34 of their member breweries – 17 from each side of the border – will be partnering to create collaborative beers for the 1st annual Canadian-American Beer Festival.

Representatives of the 34 breweries along with New York State and Ontario dignitaries will be gathering tomorrow (April 26th) at The Conference & Event Center in Niagara Falls, NY to hold a draft for the collaborations, where brewery logos will be pulled from oak barrels and matched in the style of a sports league draft.

The collaborative beers will be developed and brewed in coming months, and the results will be revealed for the first time at the Can-Am Beer Festival, taking place next April at the Conference & Event Center.

The full list of participating breweries is as follows:

Beau’s All Natural Brewing
Block Three Brewing
Brimstone Brewing
Cowbell Brewing
Flying Monkeys Brewery
Grand River Brewing
Great Lakes Brewery
Lock Street Brewing
Niagara Brewing
Niagara College Teaching Brewery
Niagara Oast House Brewers
Nickel Brook Brewing
Railway City Brewing
Redline Brewhouse
Royal City Brewing
Shawn & Ed Brewing
Wellington Brewery

4 Mile Brewing 
5 & 20 Brewing & Distilling
12 Gates Brewing 
42 North Brewing
Big Ditch Brewing
Buffalo Brewing
Community Beer Works
Ellicottville Brewing
Flying Bison Brewing
Hamburg Brewing
New York Beer Project
Resurgence Brewing
Southern Tier Brewing
Thin Man Brewing
Westlake Brewing
Windy Brew
Woodcock Brothers Brewing

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