What a great event it was for all!
Cheers to all the volunteers, sponsors, supporters and vendors. And a special thank you to all those who participated in this years festival.
Celebrating 26 years of Cheer! Beer drinking for a good cause, over $750k donated to charity so far!
Over $750,000 in net proceeds have been put back into the community.
Thanks to all the vendors, sponsors, supporters, volunteers, entertainers, judges, media and attendees for making the 2019 Okanagan Fest of Ale an incredible success and helping to support our community!
We are pleased to announce a Grape Savvy and Fest of Ale transportation collaboration.
Hop on one of our beautifully restored trolleys for a fun, convenient, and reliable transportation option to and from this year's Fest Of Ale event, Friday April 14th and Saturday April 15th.
Choose from one of our selected pickup stops offering convenient lake-to-lake locations and departure times. Seats will be available at a first-come-first-serve basis at $10 per person per trip (CASH ONLY) with a maximum capacity of 70 people per route. Enjoy Fest of Ale to the fullest with a safe and responsible ride!
EVENTS AROUND TOWN
25 Years of Beer
with Joe Wiebe, the Thirsty Writer
Thursday, April 13, 7:00pm at Cannery Brewing
Joe will present a special beer inspired by each five-year period. As always, the evening will be fun and informative — the perfect way to kick off Fest-of-Ale Weekend!
Slackwater After Party
Saturday April 15
Slackwater with Kuja Collective
8 Beers on TAP
Thursday April 13
The team from Driftwood Brewery will be doing a tap takeover at Cannery Brewing on Sunday, April 16th.
Drop in anytime between 11am-8pm. There will also be a food special from Dumpling Drop, plus a feature cocktail from Driftwood Spirits.
See you on Sunday for the perfect post Okanagan Fest of Ale event!
How this Tiny Town in Canada Became Canada’s Craft Beer Capital
Best Festival in the South Okanagan 2019
Thank You Fest of Ale Partners!!
The Okanagan Fest of Ale has been bringing together craft beer lovers and craft brewers to celebrate the almighty ale since 1996! Every April, Penticton is host to one of the largest and longest running annual beer festivals in the Pacific Northwest. This two-day event features great entertainment, fabulous food and the opportunity to sample a diverse array of quality crafted beverages. Operating as a non-profit society, organizers are committed to support and promote the growing world of quality brewery products, local tourism and local charitable organizations. Since its inception, over $700,000 in net proceeds has been gifted back to qualifying registered charities!