The Calgary International Beerfest brings the beer world together at Canada’s largest beer festival. Rated as one of the best beer festivals in the world, with 700+ beers from 200+ breweries, and so many innovative destinations within the festival, your biggest challenge will be deciding where to start.
- General Admission: An official Alberta Beer Festivals 4 ounce sample mug to keep along with access to the event during regular hours
- Beer Geek VIP Admission: Access to separate entrance, 1/2 hour early admission, their own private carpeted VIP Lounge area with cocktail tables, ample seating, drinking water and private washrooms! VIPs get free entry into their choice of seminars including Brew Master and Cooking with Beer
What To Expect
Hear great stories in the Brew Master Seminars or savour the chocolate and cheese pairings in the Cooking with Beer Seminars; Explore the emerging craft spirit industry in Distillery District; sample delicious food from some of Calgary’s best restaurants; Take in all the entertainment; Be the first to try the #BeTheBrewer Beer in the Brightside #BeTheBrewer Lounge; support great charities and immerse yourself in this amazing community. With a range of ciders, meads, and other beverages to go with the beers and spirits – there really is something for everyone.
The Calgary International Beerfest is also home to the Canadian International Beer Awards – judging is held during the event – and the list of past winners can be a great way to plan which booths you want to hit first.