Press Release: YYC Beer Week 2018
BeerGuysYYC officially announces Calgary’s 2nd Annual YYC Beer Week to take place June 4 –10, 2018.
By Tracy-Lynne MacLellan on May. 07, 2018
Announcing Calgary’s 2nd Annual
YYC Beer Week
June 4 –10, 2018
Sponsors for This Year’s #YYCBeerWeek Include
And JustBeer – the Official App of Calgary Beer Week
YYC Beer Week 2018 is Twice the Size!
The much anticipated event already has participation from 34 local craft breweries, more than 40 restaurants, and 30+ retail locations (more than twice the size of 2017). Building on last year’s success, the week will once again feature a collaboration of local restaurants, breweries and retailers; all with a strong focus on local craft beer. Each participant will provide an exclusive beer-related menu item, promotion or event throughout the week, with a dollar from every item sold going towards a charity of their choice.
Visit the official website of YYC Beer Week to see the full list of participants. Updates are made daily so check back often.
YYC Beer Week Collaboration Beer
New this year, YYC Beer Week will feature an official collaboration beer, the largest collaboration beer in Calgary’s history, featuring more than twenty local breweries. The official collaboration beer will be sold at bars, restaurants and growler bars throughout Calgary beginning Monday June 4th (while supplies last). BeerGuysYYC invites all members of the media to join them on Friday, May 11th at Trolley 5 Restaurant & Brewery for the official collaboration brew day. Please stop by anytime between 9AM and 12 NOON. For more information on the week, visit www.yycbeerweek.com and follow along on Twitter and Instagram at @beerguysyyc
The team thanks you in advance for supporting the event, designed both to promote local and raise money for more than 30 local organizations in need.
For more information on events throughout the week, click here!
BeerGuysYYC is a Calgary based organization dedicated to the growth and support of the craft beer industry, local business and community. “With so many great local breweries starting up across Southern Alberta we’ve made it our mission to showcase and promote their incredible talent, and if we have to try each and every one to do it, so be it.” – Beer Guys YYC
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