2017 Orleans Craft Beer Festival Home Brew Competition

As part of this years new Orleans Craft Beer Festival (OCBF), there will be a Homebrew Competition. OCBF’s goal is to highlight, celebrate and bring together the best beer, food, music and friends in the east end of Ottawa and they want to include the talented home brewers! The winner for Best in Show will haveContinue reading “2017 Orleans Craft Beer Festival Home Brew Competition”

2017 Brewery Markets

This year’s brewery markets were revealed on Monday evening among beer friends and local breweries, which is what Brewery Market is all about!  Some changes this year brings the popular beer events to various locations in the city.  Here is the list of upcoming Brewery Markets for Ottawa to add to your calendar!  June 10 – MozaikContinue reading “2017 Brewery Markets”

BEER FESTIVALS: Festibiere d’Hiver and Winter Brewfest Return This Winter

Winter can be cold and unforgiving, so what better way to warm up than with a few friends and some local craft beer!! Here is some info on the 2 beer fests coming up in the area!  Festibiere D'Hiver – January 29th & 30th – The Canadian Museum of History – Gatineau Photo Courtesy of FestibiereContinue reading “BEER FESTIVALS: Festibiere d’Hiver and Winter Brewfest Return This Winter”

BEER FESTIVAL: Brewery Market BREWaucracy: CASK EDITION! October 17th

This Saturday October 17th from 12pm – 6pm in Hintonburg Park, is the last Brewery Market of the year in Ottawa! There will be 8 breweries pouring their delicious brews! Amsterdam Brewery Barley Days Brewery Beyond the Pale Brewing Company Broadhead Brewing Company Dominion City Brewing Company Muskoka Brewery Nickelbrook Brewery Whitewater Brewing Company NotContinue reading “BEER FESTIVAL: Brewery Market BREWaucracy: CASK EDITION! October 17th”

BEER FESTIVAL: The Brewery Market Thirst for Knowledge September 12th

The Brewery Market is back in Hintonburg park this coming Saturday from 12pm – 8pm  with 8 breweries pouring! Amsterdam Brewing Co. Ashton Brewing Co. Beau's All Natural Bicycle Craft Brewery Big Rig Kitchen and Brewery Broken Stick Brewing Cassel Brewery Whiprsnapr Brewery Food will be served by Sunnydays BBQ and Moo Shu Ice Cream.Continue reading “BEER FESTIVAL: The Brewery Market Thirst for Knowledge September 12th”

BEER FESTIVAL: Marché des Brasseurs July 4th

Marché des Brasseurs, the Quebec version of the Brewery Market is back again on July 4th from 12pm – 8pm at Hendrick Farm in Old Chelsea! Like Ottawa's Brewery Market, Admission is free and proceeds from all purchases go to supporting The Ottawa Riverkeeper.  You'll get to sample great beer from Les Brasseurs du Temps, Le Castor, Dunham,Continue reading “BEER FESTIVAL: Marché des Brasseurs July 4th”

BEER FESTIVAL: Brewery Market – Escaping Hibernation – Saturday May 23rd

The Brewery Market returns to Hintonburg Park again this year! Once again, admission is FREE! This event is Rain or Shine – and Family Friendly!  Hintonburg Park features a wonderful play area. Bring your picnic blankets, a frisbee and come relax for the day. Proceeds support Ottawa Riverkeeper.  

BEER EVENT: The Beverage Show April 24th & 25th @ Aberdeen Pavilion

Don't miss  The Beverage Show this weekend at Aberdeen Pavilion, Lansdowne Park. The event will offer Craft Beer, Import Beer, Cider, Wine, Spirits, Coolers, Ready to Drink Beverages and much more! The event is 19+ and will run from 1:00pm to 10:00pm, both Friday April 24th. and Saturday April 25th. Some of the Ontario Craft Breweries pouringContinue reading “BEER EVENT: The Beverage Show April 24th & 25th @ Aberdeen Pavilion”

BEER FESTIVAL: Winter Brewfest @Lansdowne Park February 13th & 14th

  Mark your calendars! A new beerfest is coming to Landsdowne on February 13th & 14th.  So far confirmed breweries are:  Amsterdam Brewery Ashton Brewing. Barn Door Brewing Beau's All-Natural Brewing Beyond the Pale Brewing Co. Bicycle Craft Brewery Big Rig Brewery Broadhead Brewing Co. Cassel Brewery Clocktower Brewpub Covered Bridge Brewing Dominion City Brewing Co. FlyingContinue reading “BEER FESTIVAL: Winter Brewfest @Lansdowne Park February 13th & 14th”