The City of Penticton has officially proclaimed October 19-26th as Penticton Beer Week.
The First Annual Penticton Beer Week, presented by Super Deluxe Creative will kick off on Saturday, October 19th with the annual Penticton Oktoberfest. Throughout the week, there will be a series of craft beer focused events at the breweries and local restaurants around Penticton.
Saturday, Oct. 19 – Penticton Oktoberfest
Sunday, Oct. 20 – Industry Night, Penticton Beer Week kick-off at Nest & Nectar
Tuesday, Oct. 22 – Highway 97 Big Bar Takeover The Barking Parrot
Wednesday, Oct. 23 – Brewer’s Showdown at Cannery Brewing
Thursday, Oct. 24 – Neighbourhood beer-paired dinner at Brodo
Thursday, Oct. 24 – Work Boots, Beer and Bacon at The Barley Mill Brew Pub
Friday, Oct. 25 – Bustin’ the Barrel at Slackwater Brewing
Saturday, Oct. 26 – Laughs and Drafts with Tin Whistle at Craft Corner Kitchen
In addition to the nightly events, all 7 Penticton breweries came together to make a special collaboration beer. This limited release beer will be available on tap at each of the breweries and local restaurants in Penticton and surrounding area during Penticton Beer Week. It will also available in 4-packs of 473ml cans at private liquor stores in Penticton and beyond.
This limited release collaboration beer is a fundraiser beer, where a portion of the proceeds will be donated to a local non-profit/charity. Each year, the beneficiary will change. For 2019, the recipient is Penticton and Area Cycling Association (PACA). They do an amazing job of developing and enhancing our off-road trails and local cycling infrastructure that benefits locals and tourists alike.