Written By Guest Writer Beer / Drink / Victoria Dec 16, 2018 Victoria Beer Week Announces 2019 Schedule SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestTicket Launch Party to be held at Victoria’s newest brewery, Île Sauvage Brewing, on Tuesday, December 11 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm. Victoria Beer Week will return March 1-9, 2019. The festival celebrating Victoria’s craft beer culture includes a mix of 12 events over 9 days, including some favourites from past years along with some bold new twists. The week opens with Lift Off! on March 1 and closes with Saturday Night Casks on March 9, both at the Victoria Public Market. New VBW venues this year include the Moon Under Water Brewpub and LURE Restaurant & Bar. (See the next page for the full schedule.)Tickets for this 6th annual event will go on sale on Tuesday, December 11 at 10:00am online at ticketrocket.co, in person at Ticket Rocket (1050 Meares Street) or over the phone at 250-590-6291 or toll-free at 1-855-842-7575. VBW will celebrate the ticket launch with a special event at Île Sauvage Brewing (2960 Bridge Street) on Tuesday, December 11 from 5:30-7:30pm. The Ticket Launch Party is open to the public — those in attendance can enjoy a complimentary beer and snacks provided by Pizzeria Prima Strada, as well as the chance to enter a draw to win a pair of tickets to the opening night event, Lift Off! on Friday, March 1, or tickets to the Victoria HarbourCats (courtesy of Ticket Rocket).Early Pricing in DecemberVBW is offering a $5 Early Pricing discount on most of its tickets until December 31, 2018. Needless to say, VBW tickets make a great Christmas gift or stocking stuffer. Gift certificates are also available for purchase through Ticket Rocket. Expanded Beer School Program to be announced in JanuaryVBW is also planning an expansion of its Beer School program with nightly classes throughout the week. The full schedule will be announced in January, 2019.#VBW2019 Schedule at a Glance * Prices below do not include GST and ticket service fees1.Lift Off! Victoria Public Market Friday, March 1 – 7:30pm | $507.Taco Tuesday Victoria Public Market Tuesday, March 5 – 7:30pm | $352.Long Table Brewery Tour West Coast Brewery Tours Saturday, March 2 – 5:00pm | $758.Beer Cocktails Competition LURE Restaurant & Bar Wednesday, March 6 – 7:00pm | $303.All About the Wood Victoria Public Market Saturday, March 2 – 7:30pm | $509.Pucker Up Garrick’s Head Pub & Churchill Pub Thursday, March 7 – 7:00pm | $304.Homebrewing Workshop Moon Under Water Brewpub Sunday, March 3 – 11:00am | $1510.Drink Your Hops & Eat ‘Em Too Victoria Public Market Friday, March 8 – 7:30pm | $505.Beer, Pizza and Gelato Pizzeria Prima Strada (Fort Street) Monday, March 4 – 5:30pm & 8:00pm | $3511.Brewmasters Brunch Spinnakers Brewpub Saturday, March 9 – 11:00am | $306.The Ultimate Craft Beer Quiz Northern Quarter Monday, March 4 – 7:00pm | $1512.Saturday Night Casks Victoria Public Market Saturday, March 9 – 7:30pm | $50 Victoria Beer Week’s expanded Beer School program will be announced in January 2019. Full schedule details are available at victoriabeerweek.com/schedule.March 1-9, 2019, Victoria, BC Website: Victoriabeerweek.com • Tickets: vicbeerweek.ticketrocket.co Twitter: @VicBeerWeek • Instagram: @vicbeerweek • Facebook: @vicbeerweek • Hashtag: #VicBeerWeekBeerBeer eventvictoria beer week SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Guest Writer We get many people writing guest articles for us, as well as past contributors. This is the Guest ... Read More You may also like Beer / Books May 21, 2019 Island Craft: Your Guide to the Breweries of Vancouver Island by Jon C. Stott From the opening description of his first legal glass of beer in 1960 at a beer parlour in Victoria’s Ingraham Hotel through several chapters ... Read More Beer / Beer & Cider / Drink / Events / Victoria March 24, 2019 A New Beer Society in Town Victoria Beer Week launched its sixth annual festival earlier this month, which ran from March 1-9. In addition to the festival returning for another ... Read More Beer / Wineries & Breweries February 4, 2019 Vancouver Island Brewery’s New Porter and New Re-Rebrand Vancouver Island Brewery unveils new porter along with their new re-rebrand Vancouver Island Brewery held a flight night last week, in part to ... Read More Beer / Events / Press Release February 2, 2019 VicBeerWeek: New Events and Expanded Beer School Press Release — Victoria Beer Week Announces Two New Events plus Expanded Beer School “Curriculum” Following its December announcement of 12 ... Read More Beer / Press Release November 8, 2018 The Brewer, the Baker, the Community Maker Vancouver Island not-for-profit raises a glass as they work to address the issue of food waste. reFRESH Cowichan, the Cowichan Green Community Food ... Read More Comments are closed.