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We all know It’s Good to Be Here. It’s not just a catchy slogan. It’s a way of life, and one that we take seriously. Whether it’s a Nooner at the Nat, Friday Night Races at Hastings, the Dragon Boat Festival or The Vancouver Open. Whatever, whenever, if you’re enjoying one of those “good to be here” moments, chances are the GIB BREW CREW will be there to bring even more fun. Look for our CREW hosting parties and events all year long. Get IN THE KNOW and find a GIB party in your area, as well as other great events at your favourite pubs, bars and restaurants.

Bikes & Brews – BC Liquor Store Tastings

Take summer for a spin!

Enjoy the taste of English Bay Pale Ale with a selection of food pairings, plus enter our contest for the chance to win one of 30 classic cruiser bikes. See below for participating BC Liquor Stores,  plus dates and times.

39th & Cambie – 5555 Cambie St, Vancouver: July 3rd – 1pm to 5pm

8th & Cambie – 2395 Cambie St, Vancouver: July 3rd – 3pm to 7pm

– 8th & Cambie – 2395 Cambie St, Vancouver: July 4th – 3pm to 7pm

Richmond Ironwood – 3170-11666 Steveston Hwy, Richmond: July 4th – 3pm to 7pm

Park Royal – 570 Park Royal North, Park Royal Shopping Centre, West Vancouver: July 4th – 3pm to 7pm

– Whistler Marketplace – 101 – 4360 Lorimer Rd, Whistler: July 10th – 3pm to 7pm

–  Whistler Marketplace – 101 – 4360 Lorimer Rd, Whistler: July 11th – 3pm to 7pm

– Westwood Centre – 100 – 2748 Lougheed Hwy, Port Coquitlam: July 11th – 3pm to 7pm

– Meadowtown Centre – Unit 810 – 19800 Lougheed Hwy, Pitt Meadows: July 11th – 1pm to 5pm

– Northgate – 3433 North Road Unit 103, Burnaby: July 18th – 3pm to 7pm

– Langley – 6435 201 Street, Langley: July 18th – 3pm to 7pm


GIB’s Summer Festival Guide

Summer is here, and with summer comes festivals. This summer, let Two Tides ISA guide you from beach to patio, and all the festivals in between. Check out the list of festivals we’ll be attending this summer, and come say hi!


June 12 – Hopoxia: With over 30 BC craft breweries attending, come experience BC’s hoppiest beer at Hopoxia. Happening at Phillips Brewery in Victoria. Check it out!

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June 19 – The Longest Day 5/10 K Road Race: Register for a 5 or 10K run and donate to JDRF to help find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes. Register online until Wednesday, June 17.

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June 19 to 21 – Rio Tinto Dragon Boat Festival: Rio Tinto Dragon Boat Festival is celebrating its 27th year. Stop by for a beer and help cheer them on.

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June 28 – Greek Day on Broadway: Taking place on Broadway between MacDonald and Blenheim Street from 11am-9pm. It’s free to enter and open to all ages.

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June 28 to July 1 – City of Richmond Boat Festivals, Ships to Shore: Take a tour of an old ship, check out the food trucks and finish with Canada Day fireworks at City of Richmond’s Ships to Shore Festival. On from June 28 to July 1.

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July 3 to 5 – Vancouver International Soccer Festival: Located at Andy Livingston Park and Sports Arena, the festival includes a multicultural soccer tournament, music, food, and entertainment. Limited spots available, register your team here

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June 28 to July 5 – Victoria Pride Festival: The Victoria Pride Festival combines over 150 food and craft vendors and endless amounts of entertainment. Over the past 20 years, the Victoria Pride festival has seen thousands of people from all walks of life. A must on any summer festival list!

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July 10 to 12 – Clearly Contacts Beach Volleyball Open: The Clearly Contacts Volleyball Open tournament brings top Volleyball teams in Canada head-to-head to compete for a $15,000 prize. Located at Kits Beach and entry is free. It’s always a great time – come check it out.

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July 11 – O2x Summit Challenge at Grouse Mountain: Taking you through rough terrain, riverbeds, and steady inclines, the Summit Challenge isn’t for everyone. Feeling like you can take on the challenge? Register here

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July 11 to 12 – Latincouver’s Carnaval del Sol: Food, music and lots of entertainment. Get a taste of Latin American fiestas in the heart of downtown at the Concord Pacific Place.

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July 16 to 19 – Pemberton Music Festival Craft Tent: We’ll be rocking out at the Pemberton Music Festival this year. Come visit our Craft Tent and beat the heat with some cold refreshing brews!

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There are tons of great events to check out this June and July. So come say hi. We guarantee you’ll be saying, “It’s good to be here”.

Looking forward to seeing you around! #ItsGoodToBeHere

Grouse Mountain Mingler Wednesdays

Head to Altitudes Bistro every Wednesday of the summer for Grouse Grind Mingler Wednesdays.

Dates: May 13th to September 16th

Time: 6pm to 10pm

Location: Altitudes Bistro at the peak of Grouse Mountain

We’ll be serving up good times each week of the summer, with a live DJ, board games, beer features, daily prizes, a summer grand prize, and a few surprises too!


Plus, there’s the chance to win a classic Granville Island Brewing branded GIB cruiser bike. Simply complete the following steps to enter:

1. Take a selfie on the Altitudes Bistro patio looking out over Vancouver during Mingler Wednesdays.

2. Post it to Twitter. Tag it with @granvillebeer and use the hashtag #minglerwednesdays

That’s it. You’ll receive one entry for every week you enter. If you enter every week, you’ll have more chances to win. Good luck!

Print our flyer below and take it with you to keep the entry details on hand.

Mingler Wednesday

Full contest terms & conditions, click here



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