BC Beer Awards

The BC Beer Awards & Festival celebrates the very best craft beer brewed in British Columbia.

2017’s SOLD OUT event took place at The Croatian Cultural Centre. 30 categories were awarded in the awards ceremony plus NEW - The Creative Industry Awards. For the festival we had 60+ breweries, 9 cideries, community partner booths, live music, amazing food and more. 2018 will be Saturday October 20th. Save the date!

 BC Beer Awards Team 2017. Photo credit: Christine McAvoy Photography

BC Beer Awards Team 2017. Photo credit: Christine McAvoy Photography


BC Beer Awards was founded in 2010. We have grown from an event hosting 20 breweries and 150 guests at Heritage Hall, to hosting 60+ breweries and 1100 guests at the Croatian Cultural Centre. In 2017, 30 categories of beer were judged and awarded from over 880 beer entries from 97 breweries.

2017 Directors:  Chester Carey, Amanda Barry-Butchart, Matt Anderson and Monica Frost. Sponsorship Liaison - Liam Peyton.  Volunteer Coordinator - Samantha Ingham.

Media and Communications:

Applications for Media Accreditation will be open soon. For interviews or information please contact: monica@bcbeerawards.com

Registration for a booth at the festival. 
Invitations for 2018 have been sent. More info here.


To express interest for 2018 please email liam@bcbeerawards.com.

General Inquiries:


General duties such as set up/tear down, check in, token sales and booth support. If you are interested, please email sam@bcbeerawards.com.