Breweries, Pubs & Restaurants

Barley Belt YYC Tap Tour

If you are a Calgary craft beer fan, this is an event you DO NOT want to miss!

Barley Belt YYC Tap Tour

The YYC Craft beer scene is the gift that keeps on giving. From Beerfest to the JustBeer App to the YYC Beer Map to YYC Beer Week, Calgary’s craft beer industry is booming and always coming up with fresh, innovative ideas to pair with their fresh, flavourful beers.The latest is The Barley Belt Tap Tour.

What is the Barley Belt?

The Barley Belt is located in the burgeoning South East Calgary communities of Inglewood, Manchester, and Highfield. With aspirations of making this area Calgary’s premier brewing district, the five breweries located in the belt hope that as more breweries open in the area they will join this initiative to promote great local craft beer together.

Which Breweries Make Up the Barley Belt?

Ok, we’ve peaked your interest so…

 

Barley Belt Info
Image by: Barley Belt YYC

 

What is the Barley Belt Tap Tour?

The Barley Belt Tap Tour is a one-day event/launch party for this new initiative. It gives participants the opportunity to explore not 1, but 5 breweries all in one fabulous afternoon (Aug.27 noon-6pm). Entrance to the breweries is free with live entertainment, games, food trucks and more at each stop, but for $25 you can buy a beer passport which gives you 1 free pint at each of the Barley Belt Breweries. And in the beautiful craft beer tradition, $5 from every passport will go to the United Way. Don’t think you can handle 5 pints or feel like you might want more? Additional beers will be $6 each and $1 from every beer will go to United Way.

Calgary Brewery Tours will be on hand providing shuttle services between the breweries, so please make use of them and enjoy this awesome event, happily and responsibly. Please note this is an 18+ event.

For more details, check out the newly launched Barley Belt website or find the event here on JustBeer.

Related Posts

Breweries, Pubs & Restaurants

British Columbia (BC) Craft Breweries List: A Guide and Directory to Canadian Beers

This is your resource for BC breweries with over 100 breweries listed by location! If you’re heading out for a beer in British Columbia, Canada these are the craft beer breweries you should check out.

Breweries, Pubs & Restaurants

The Well Brewing Company: Brewing The Democratic Way

This new Calgary-based brewery is thinking up some creative and innovative ways to get beer lovers involved in what they drink while earning some much needed capital for its new enterprise.

Breweries, Pubs & Restaurants

5 Must-Visit Breweries During Arizona Beer Week

It’s Arizona Beer Week! Check out these must-visit breweries during Arizona Beer Week and any time of year!

Breweries, Pubs & Restaurants

6 Things to Do in Calgary, Alberta If You Love Beer

Whether you’re looking for things to do in Calgary with your best friend or looking for some Calgary date ideas, if you and your partner in crime love beer, you have to check out these places together!

Breweries, Pubs & Restaurants

BREWERY TOUR: The Grizzly Paw Brewing Company – Canmore, AB

Follow Sondra Baker, A.K.A. The Beer Maven, off to Canmore, AB for a brewery tour. She dives into the beers, brewery and the back story of The Grizzly Paw Brewing!