Vancouver Craft Beer & Music Festival

Enjoy over 150 carefully crafted beers and ciders. Immerse yourself in a vibrant atmosphere with food trucks plus live music and art. Connect with beer enthusiasts, brewmasters, and artists.

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Location: Vancouver, British Columbia

The annual Vancouver Craft Beer and Music Festival is set at the PNE Fairgrounds. Devoted to appreciating craft beer, the VCBW "has evolved from an intimate gathering of beer geeks to a vonafide cultural phenominon."

By combining delicious beer with incredible food, cutting edge arts, music and craft culture, the weeklong event captures the very essence of Vancouver.

With special guests from the brewing industry, local and abroad, plus live music and a vibrant community of people coming together, VCBW is a hopping event for anyone with a thirst for beer and a passion for supporting the local beer industry.

Sorry kids, you must be 19 or older to attend and 2 pieces of ID are required for entry.



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About the event

  • 100+ craft breweries and cideries
  • 300+ beers and ciders
  • Stages with live music and DJs
  • Food trucks
  • A full games area with bocce, pinball alley, foosball, and Frisbee, just to name a few
  • more to be announced!

In an effort to address the issues experienced at the 2022 event, organizers have made changes for 2023 and on, including a one-access ticket that includes all beer samples, free water and smoother ticketing process to reduce lines.

You can read the full details here


Ticket information to be available closer to event dates. Keep an eye on the official event website to snag some tickets.

More Information

Visit the Official Website of VCBW.