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YYC Beer Week: Have a Beer and Support Local

YYC Beer Week is a fabulous opportunity to support not only your local Calgary breweries, but many other local businesses and some great local charities as well.

YYC Beer Week: Have a Beer and Support Local

What is YYC Beer Week?

It’s a celebration of local beer, of course! This week-long event hosted by YYC Beer Guys in partnership with JustBeer and many other media partners is meant to shine a light on the thriving craft beer community here in Calgary.

Proceeds from the events and sales will go to local charities like:

Want to donate? View all #YYC Beer Week Charities.


When is Calgary Beer Week?

Right frickin’ now! June 5-9


#YYCBeerWeek Events, Locations & Participating Vendors

Get the full list of participating vendors and events.


Wednesday • 6/7

Big Rock Brewery Tasting
7pm @ The Beer Vault

Beer & Cheese Pairing
7pm @ Village Brewery

Thursday • 6/8

Blindman Brewery Tasting
7pm @ The Beer Vault

Friday • 6/9

Grand Finale Cask Battle
4pm @ Craft Beer Market Calgary

Beer & Cheese Pairing
7pm @ Tool Shed

Canmore Brewing Co. Tasting
7pm @ The Beer Vault


Why YYC Beer Week?

Because beer is great, and Alberta craft beer specifically has made great strides in the last year. And duh-because local beer rocks. Oh…and again, because it’s for a good cause – charities, remember? Also don’t forget to download the JustBeer app for FREE and save and rate all the beers you loved.


YYC Beer Week On CTV News

YYC Beer Week on CTV
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YYC Beer Week On Global



Calgary’s #yycbeerweek Happenings


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Did you hit a great event or find the beer of your dreams?


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