Welcome all brewers

Registration opens in june!

Hello and Welcome to the 8th annual Harrison Hot Springs Beer Festival and Oktoberfest Dance, October 16 & 17, 2020. 

 

Friday, October 16th- Cask Night 

Open to only ten craft breweries. Keeping the focus on a smaller intimate event. Decor, music and food will go along with an Irish theme. Max attendance 220 people, ten Breweries.

 

Saturday, October 17th- Harrison Beer Festival

Open to 22 craft breweries this is an opportunity for the public to meet, taste & learn about your product directly from you. Registration fee is $50.00- new this year we are required to ask for a copy of your Certificate of Insurance. Please see registration form for full details. We supply the booth, table, ice , tasting glasses and the people. Due to the liquor license, all liquor brought into the event needs to be pre-purchased. We ask that you provide us with the sku# and quantities, at least 2 weeks before the event. We will order your beer and have it in the building for your arrival. Keep in mind to limit the options to 4 different varieties, and to watch overage. 

 

Saturday, October 18th- Oktoberfest Dance

 This is an evening where you can kick up your own feet and be one of the crowd. Tying into the season, you can't have a beer festival with out a good ole fashioned Oktoberfest Dance. Complete with Oompah pah band, traditional dress and actual Oktoberfest BEER!. Plus food, contest for the best costume, and dancing. We will bring in some traditional German Oktoberfest beer but also like to showcase two BC Craft Breweries that make their own Oktoberfest- style beer. If you are interested let us know.

 

To register for our festival please request an application form from events@tourismharrison.com . 

 

We will be distributing, at the event,  two exhibitor badges to each brewery registered. These must be worn at all times. Assigned booth numbers, load in and load out times will be confirmed in September. 

 

Consider spending the night and make a weekend out of it. We are working with the local hotels to be able to offer you an event rate. More details in the registration form.

 

All events are ticketed, all serving staff must have their Serving It Right Certificate, drink tokens are required in exchange for a pour, and there will be music, food and fun. Attendees must be 19+.