Welcome to the Penticton Beer Run
Saturday, June 8th, 2019
Start and Finish
Shuttle buses for the Penticton Beer Run will pick up from the SOEC starting at 9:30am. Participants will be given their shuttle departure time when registration closes on May 28th.
Race Course – Click here for the 2018 course map! – 2019 course map will change slightly due to increase in registration and new breweries opening in Penticton!
Starting in a winery with spectacular vistas of Okanagan Valley, Lake and clay banks you’ll amble along Kettle Valley Rail Trail into Penticton’s downtown. After your brewery samples and a couple food/water pit stops you’ll have seen, More thn a few orchards and wineries, Penticton’s waterfront, the historic paddle wheeler our downtown scene as well as our channel waterway. A couple more blocks and you’ll head to the finish line to celebrate!
Brewery & Eatery Overview
Cannery Brewing Co. picked up some new silver and bronze medals in the 2018 awards season for Heist Maple Stout and Thornless fruit beer; They also just won gold for Skyler Punnets incredible lable art on the Sunblink Sour; Bad Tattoo Brewing took home Best Pilsner at this year’s Fest of Ale, and our newest Brewery Slack Water Brewing snagged peoples choice. What’s the Fest of Ale? Well, if you have to ask, we question your dedication to the craft, but we’ll humour you: It’s an amazing and super-popular beer fest that takes place in Penticton every April. There are plenty more events in this thriving community, too, like the Penticton Beer Run, which happens in June, or a beer crawl along the Penticton arm of the BC Ale Trail. Needless to say, you’ll have some epic tales of tannins and esters after a visit to this sessionable city.
The Beer Run will include tastings from Cannery Brewing, Bad Tattoo Brewing, The Tin Whistle Brewing Company, Barley Mill Brew Pub & Sports Bistro, Highway 97 Brewing Company, Firehall Brewery and *NEW Slackwater Brewing! Bites from Smugglers Smoke House, Patio Burger Papa John’s Pizza and even a mini ice cream offering from Lickity Splitz Pentictons newest Ice Cream purveyor
Water and food snacks included on course, food will be available for purchase at the finish line. AND… there is a party at the end – a good party! One you’ll be talking about for a while.
For more info, shuttles, accommodation packages and tickets head to the ticket link! Get those runners laced up and costumes out of your tickle trunk! Coming up June 8th.
$75 per person
Includes: Shuttle, run, tastings, a beer at the finish line, food samples from Papa John’s pizza, Patio Burger and Smuggler’s Smokehouse along the course and the first 200 to register get a branded Growler!