Tri-Cities Cask Festival has been going strong now for some time now. Its once again time to purchase your tickets for the next one that will be happening on January 22, 2017!
For some unknown reason I have not yet been able to attend one of the Tri-Cities Cask Festival Pro-Am events. It is time I change this (and I am!) and its time you did too! Transit is so easy to the Tri-Cities there is no excuse to hop on a bus or train and hit up this festival. I have wished that I had gone every time I see the photos post event so I hope some of these photos might help sway you to look into purchasing tickets!
Photo credits for above belong to Tri-Cities Cask Festival and Tim Vandergrift.
If the photos are not enough to sway you lets list off the breweries that are confirmed to take part at this time. Do take notice also that it is a pro-am so there are amateur beers being sampled also. These could be the next head brewers of your local watering hole!
Participating Breweries are:
- The Parkside Brewery
- Moody Ales
- Twin Sails Brewing
- Yellow Dog Brewing
- Silver Valley Brewing
- Postmark Brewing
- Trading Post Brewing
- KPU Brewing Lab – Instructors
- Steel & Oak Brewing Co.
- Chaos & Solace Craft Brewing Co.
- Real Cask Brewing
- Persephone Brewing
- Maple Meadows Brewing Co.
- Ravens Brewing Co.
- Central City Brewers & Distillers
- Coal Harbour Brewing Company
- Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks
- Parallel 49 Brewing
- Old Yale Brewing
- Phillips Brewing & Malting Co.
- Dageraad Brewing
- Tool Shed Brewing
- more breweries to be announced as they confirm check back regularly
Participating Clubs/Amateurs are:
- Brew Westminster
- Ten Corners Hombrew Club
- Fraser Valley Fermentalist
- TriCities Brew Club
- UVic Wizards of Beer
- Cowtown Yeast Wranglers
- Full Barrel Homebrew Club
- RCMP (Royal Canadian Malted Patrol)
- KPU Brewing & Brewery Operations – Students (Kwantlen Polytechnic University)
- Tri-Cities Cask Festival Association (This a cask exclusively for CAMRA members)
The tickets to the festival run you $49 and it includes more than any other festival that I have seen in the province. The following is what you receive.
“Each ticket includes access to the event, 10oz Tasting Glass, 10 tokens for 4oz tasting (you can use 2 tokens to have the glass filled), 1 token for Custom Made Burger, 1 Token for Custom made Poutine, Event Program, Entry in to the Door Prize Draws. Additional tokens will be available at the venue for $2 each.”
The burger and Poutine bar sound amazing! Here is what they say about it:
“There will be an area where a chef will assist you in putting together burger’s with the fixings of your choice from a selection of proteins (Beef, Chicken & Veggie), buns, condiments and toppings. This area will also include a poutine section where you will be able to choose your fries and garnish with a selection of toppings to make your own poutine. There will be a token for each item so you can get them at the same time or at separate times. There will be tables throughout the event space for you to then take your food to sit down and enjoy with your cask beer.”
This years event takes place at Executive Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre at 405 North Road, Coquitlam.
To purchase tickets follow this link – Universe Tickets
I will have a pair of tickets to give away in a contest next week!