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10 Bucket List Craft Breweries in Edmonton You Need to Check Out

Whether you’re a weekend visitor, a life long Edmontonian, or you just moved to YEG, here are ten awesome breweries in Edmonton you need to ...

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You Can Officially Drink Beer on a Party Bike in Calgary

With two (viable) months of summer left in Calgary, Pedal Pub is here to make the most of that limited time! Bounce from brewery to brewery,...

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This Brewery is Giving Away Free Beer Tattoos

People get tattoos for all kinds of reasons. Some have deep symbolic meaning while others are a reminder of a special moment in time. Someti...

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A Harry Potter Themed Pub Crawl is Coming to Edmonton

If you’re a beer-loving, Harry Potter-obsessing Edmontonian then this is the perfect event for you. In honour of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite...

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Steam Whistle Opened The Ultimate German ‘Biergärten’ in Toronto and We Couldn’t Be More Excited

Toronto, get excited because Steam Whistle just opened a real German beer garden with a Canadian twist, right in the heart of your favourite...

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Introducing The Miller Lite Cantroller: A Beer Can Video Game Controller

We never thought we’d see the day where you could use a beer can as a video game controller, yet here we are. MillerCoors has announced a “C...

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You Can Now Get Sustainable Six Pack Rings That Sea Turtles Can Eat in Florida

How to be more environmentally friendly and clean up the oceans one six pack of beer at a time

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10 Breweries Every Calgarian Needs to Visit During YYC Craft Beer Week

#YYCBeerWeek runs from June 3 – 9, 2019. Here is everything you need to know about Calgary’s Craft Beer Week, YYC Beer Week events, and ten ...

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8 Awesome Craft Breweries to Check Out During Vancouver Craft Beer Week

Vancouver Craft Beer Week runs from Friday, May 31 – Sunday, June 9. Here’s a list of events and Vancouver-based breweries you need to check...

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Calgary & Edmonton Beer Events in July 2019

Check out these amazing beer events happening in July 2019 in Calgary, Edmonton and other places in Alberta!

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Guns N’ Roses is Suing Oskar Blues Brewery for Guns ‘N’ Rosé Ale

Rock band, Guns N’ Roses have filed a lawsuit against Colorado local brewery, Oskar Blues Brewery over their latest limited edition brew, Gu...

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Sleeman Breweries Purchases Calgary’s Wild Rose Brewery

Wild Rose Brewery is being purchased by the third-largest brewing company in Canada, Sleeman Breweries, and it’s the first time an Alberta c...

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8 Seattle Breweries to Visit During Seattle Craft Beer Week

From May 9 – May 19, 2019 is Seattle Beer Week. Here’s a list of events and Seattle-based breweries you need to check out during Seattle’s c...

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Kingfisher Launches Instant Beer Sachets For Beer Anytime, Anywhere

Kingfisher just announced the release of their Instant Beer Packets and it has got us all thinking, “This is too good to be true.” We know t...

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Good Boy Dog Beer: Houston Company Creates Line Of Dog-Safe Beer

Ever wanted to sit back and have a brew with your four-legged friend? Good Boy Dog Beer has made it possible with their new line of dog frie...

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Wizards and Witches Beer Fest: A Harry Potter Themed Beer Festival is Travelling to Multiple American Cities

Rock Star Beer Festivals is hosting a Wizards and Witches Beer Festival a.k.a. a Harry Potter Beer Fest for all you Harry Potter-loving beer...

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You Need To Try This New Nanaimo Bar Flavoured Beer

Combining your favourite treats and beer is always a good idea. Vancouver Island Brewing’s newest good idea is a beer inspired by a Canadian...

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Smartmouth Brewing Co. Announces Lucky Charms Beer — Saturday Morning IPA with Marshmallows

A Virginia brewery, Smartmouth Brewing Co., has announced their latest beer — Saturday Morning IPA is a lucky charms beer flavoured to perfe...

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Loblaw Companies Launches Official No Name Beer (& It’s Insanely Cheap)

Everyone loves the no name brand for mainly one reason: it’s cheap! The company behind the no name brand has announced they will be launchin...

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23 New Breweries Opening in Alberta in 2019

With the craft beer scene growing rapidly in Alberta, it can be hard to keep track of all the best places to grab a pint! Here’s a list of b...

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Beer Industry Job Opportunities in Alberta & British Columbia

Want to make beer more than just a hobby? Have you always dreamt about working in the beer industry? Are you looking for a summer job or int...

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Calgary Is Getting Canada’s First Craft Beer Themed Hotel

Beer, bed, and brunch. Can you think of a better trio? The Drinkle will be Calgary, Alberta’s first craft beer hotel.

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Everything You Need to Know About Rebranding a Business/Brewery — Q&A with Apex Predator Brewing

Bench Creek Brewing rebrands to Apex Predator Brewing! Follow along as we interview Andrew Kulynych, Owner/Director and find out the “whys”,...

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Alberta Beer Festivals Partners with Brightside by ATB for #BeTheBrewer Contest

Brightside by ATB and Alberta Beer Festivals have partnered up to give you the chance to #BeTheBrewer! If you’ve ever wanted to brew your ow...

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10 Limited Edition Stouts Every Beer Lover Needs to Try

It’s been a big month for Stouts! Many of these new beer releases are limited edition or seasonal, so we recommend you get your hands on a b...

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2018 Fall Beer Releases of Eastern Canada

Here is a list of beers being released in Eastern Canada in the months of September and October. This list consists of brand new 2018 autumn...

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2018 Fall Beer Releases of Central Canada

Here is a list of beers being released in Ontario and Quebec in the months of September and October. This list consists of brand new 2018 au...

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2018 Fall Beer Releases of Western Canada

Here is a list of beers being released in Western Canada in the months of September and October. This list consists of brand new 2018 autumn...

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2018 Canadian Fall Beer Releases: A Guide and Directory

From East to West, North to South, we’ve compiled these lists of all the beers (and beer variety packs) released in each province in the mon...

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Molson Canadian Free Beer Facebook Scam

Unfortunately there is no Molson Canadian Facebook Contest or Giveaway for Free Beer – Sorry, eh!

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Can Long Root Ale by Hopworks Urban Brewery and Patagonia Provisions Save Our Environment?

Hopworks Urban Brewery’s Long Root Ale is a new beer made from a grain that’s a whole lot nicer for our planet. Continue reading to learn ho...

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EVENTS at YYCBeerWeek 2018: Calgary’s Craft Beer Week

#YYCBeerWeek is back for it’s second year! Join beer lovers all around the great city of Calgary to celebrate our craft brewers and talented...

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Attending the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival? View the App…

Get the JustBeer app for the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival interactive experience! #YEGBEERFEST JUNE 1 & 2, 2018. Official App of ABF

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Canadian International Beer Awards (CIBA) 2018 Winners

The craft brew scene is exploding in Canada! Blindman Brewing took home 8 awards this year at the Canadian International Beer Awards in Calg...

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Waterloo Brewing Awarded SMART Green Grant

Waterloo Brewing Co has received nearly a half million dollars from the Government of Ontario, Canada. The brewery operates as Brick Brewing...

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2018 World Beer Cup Winners

Check out the 2018 World Beer Cup Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners below.

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*CONTEST CLOSED*: #YYCBeerfest Winners

JustBeer is giving away tickets to the Calgary International Beerfest on May 4 & 5, 2018. Want to win? Follow these steps to be eligible for...

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Calgary International Beerfest After Party 2018

Keep the party going after Beerfest is over! The official Calgary International Beerfest After Party takes place at the Big 4 Roadhouse at C...

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What’s Happening at YYCBeerFest?

Wanna know who’s at the 2018 Calgary International Beerfest? We have the map and we’re sharing it with you! Find out which breweries, restau...

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Win the Ultimate Beerfest Trip With ATB Financial and Alberta Beer Festivals

Win tickets to the Calgary International Beer Festival or the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival from ATB and ABF

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Join Us For The 2018 Hyper Local Brew Festival

Wonder what it takes for a drink to be considered “Hyper-Local?” All beers, ciders, meads, and artisanal beverages at our Hyper-Local Craft ...

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TOP 10 REASONS YOU CAN’T MISS THE 2018 CALGARY INTERNATIONAL BEERFEST!

Calgary International Beerfest has evolved into one of the largest and best beer festivals in the world. Music, parties, cooking, tasting, c...

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Get To Know The Winter Wit By Granville Island Brewing

Granville Island Brewing has got just the beer to add a little spice to your après ski season. The new Small Batch Winter Wit just launched ...

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Fernie T-Shirt Design Contest

National Beer Hall on 17th Avenue in Calgary and Fernie Brewing Company have united to get your creative juices flowing. Will your design be...

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Stop the Beer Tax!: Sign The Axe The Beer Tax Petition

Beer lovers UNITE! Join Beer Canada and beer fans across Canada to prevent another hike in beer prices. Tell the federal government how you ...

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Jasper Beer & Barley Summit for Beer Geeks and Industry Peeps

Whether you work in the beer industry and want to set up a booth at the festival or you are a beer enthusiast who wants to attend this festi...

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A New Christmas Beer: Enjoy By 12.25.17 Unfiltered IPA by Stone Brewing

Looking for that perfect beer to help you celebrate the holiday season? Stone Brewing’s Enjoy By Series has got what you need!

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So What Exactly is the Jasper Beer & Barley Summit?

Jasper Beer & Barley Summit is coming your way. Learn more now!