Charity Recipients - Fest of Ale 2017

$60,000 Donated to Charity in 2017

As a result of the very successful 2017 Okanagan Fest of Ale Craft Beer and Cider Festival, the Okanagan Fest of Ale Society was able to donate $60,000 in net proceeds to charity in the community. At a presentation held on October 12th, 2107 in Penticton Okanagan Fest of Ale Board of Directors, event volunteers, sponsors, supporters and charitable recipients …

Beer & Food Pairing

Upcoming Craft Beer Paired Dinners

Just as you choose certain wines to go with certain foods, the same principle applies with beer. Lighter-style beers enhance lighter meals. Ales, on the other hand show more body and malty sweetness, so they tend to complement foods that are roasted, broiled or barbecued. The heavier ales, rich in malt, pair best with red meats and game. If they’re …

Shatford Centre for the Arts

Fest of Ale Donates $35,000 to Chairty

As a result of the very successful 2015 Okanagan Fest of Ale, the Okanagan Fest of Ale Society was able to distribute $35,000 to local charitable organizations. 12 local charitable organizations received funding for various community based project specific initiatives October 8, 2015 at Penticton’s Shatford Centre for the Arts. Highlighting the event was a $10,000 gift to the South …