Welcome to the 9th annual harrison beer festival! We Look forward to meeting our 2020 brewers and celebrating craft beer with you again!
Tickets for the 2020 Harrison beer festival will go on sale in august.
Make it a weekend Getaway, stay at one of our local accommodations!
Cask night- Friday, October 16, 2020
Irish themed, wear your Tartans and your Green! House band blackthorn will get you dancing.
Look for ticket sales in August 2020
Beer festival- Saturday, October 17, 2020
Come and taste the best beers in bc! This year we are welcoming 21 craft breweries at the st.alice hall. vote to win for your favourite beer!
Look for ticket sales in August 2020
OKTOBERFEST Dance - SATURDAY OCTOBER 17, 2020
WEAR YOUR LEDERHOSEN OR YOUR DIRNDL, WHILE SAMPLING
TRADITIONAL GERMAN BEER OR SOME OF BC'S BEST GERMAN-STYLE BEER! THE BEER BARRELS WILL GET YOU UP AND DANCING THE GERMAN POLKA!
Look for ticket sales in August 2020.
Looking to attend more than one event? Combo your tickets and save some money! COMBO tickets will go on sale in august!
Cask night and Beer Festival
October 16-17- Irish themed Cask Night and the afternoon beer tasting!
Beer Festival and Oktoberfest Dance
October 17- Afternoon tasting and the german themed oktoberfeSt dance!
October 16-17- Attend all Three! Irish themed cask night, afternoon beer tasting, and the oktoberfest dance!
CONGRATULATIONS TO OLD YALE BREWING CO. FOR WINNNING TOP CASK ON THE FRIDAY NIGHT! This is Old Yale’s third year winning top cask!
CONGRATULATIONS TO Red Collar Brewing Co. FOR FIRST PRIZE AT THE BEER FESTIVAL!
CONGRATULATIONS TO Old Yale Brewing Co. FOR SECOND PRIZE AT THE BEER FESTIVAL!
AND CONGRATULATIONS TO Foamers' Folly FOR THIRD PRIZE AT THE BEER FESTIVAL!
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:
TOURISM HARRISON HOT SPRINGS
HARRISON HOT SPRINGS RESORT AND SPA
AGASSIZ-HARRISON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
VILLAGE OF HARRISON HOT SPRINGS
THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT
In October, we like to cheers to our favourite beers by celebrating Craft Beer Month. This year, we are celebrating our 9th annual Harrison Beer Festival! The Harrison Beer Festival is comprised of 3 events; Cask Night, Beer Festival, and the Oktoberfest Dance. Each event includes access to a themed buffet, provided by the Harrison Hot Springs Resort. Look for tickets in early August 2020.
On Friday, October 16th, we will welcome back Cask night! Featuring live music, 10 tasty casks, and our classic games.
The Beer Festival Afternoon Tasting will take place on Saturday, October 17th, this is where we welcome 21 craft breweries to the St. Alice Hall. Bringing you the best breweries in BC that surely should not be missed. One lucky brewer will take home the coveted First Prize Best beer award, chosen by you! Vote on-site for the Best Beer! Take a look to the left for 2019's lucky winners!
Look for tickets in early August!
A beer festival in October would not be complete without an Oktoberfest Dance! On Saturday October 17, the Beer Barrels Band will get us up and dancing the polka and the chicken dance! During the break, we enjoyed German-themed games; including the hilarious Das Boot non-alcholic beer drinking competition. Try traditional German beer or some of BC's best german-style beer!
Tickets will go on sale in early August, get your tickets early as they sell out fast! For prices and details check out the different headings at the top of the page.
Thank you to all those that attended and supported the event these last 8 years. We are excited to bring you another year of Beer, and fun in beautiful Harrison Hot Springs.
Think about making it a weekend getaway. There are hotel packages available, hot springs to enjoy, restaurants to dine in. Plus eagles are starting to dine on the spawning salmon. Fall is the perfect time of year to take a boat tour down the Harrison River to see this spectacular site of thousands of eagles.
Bringing in 10 of BC's best craft breweries, for an evening of friendly competition comparing a variety of unique, one of a kind brews. With a warm and friendly Irish pub feel complete with food, music and games.
Harrison Beer Festival
Armed with your complimentary tasting glass, compare a selection of awesome craft beers. You will then vote to decide the winner of this year's Harrison Beer Festival. See the list of Brewers or the list of beers they will be pouring.
October and beer means Oktoberfest and tonight you will experience great music with the Beer Barrels, great beer & a great time. Come dressed to celebrate and the best male and female costumes will win a great prize.
Tickets for each event are available on line. All events will take place in the St. Alice Centre of Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa.
Each of our events has a unique menu of food and is included with your ticket price . As well, many of the restaurants in town have joined in to make Harrison an Oktoberfest culinary delight.