Current Events

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.

Refreshingly West Coast Tastings
Thursday May 29 + Friday May 30, 2014
Various BC Liquor Sores

RWC Tastings

Experience the best of the west this weekend!

Stop by your local BC Liquor store and try our English Bay Pale Ale and Hefeweizen paired with bite-sized treats from West Coast culinary creatives Lazy Gourmet.

At your local store, you will find one of the following treats to sample: Pulled Pork sliders (39th & Cambie only); savoury “cupcakes” with zucchini bread topped with yam puree as “icing”; spicy cornbreads with avocado mousse, pablano, corn and feta topping; aged cheddar and  potato salad.

Check out the store list below for a list of dates/times and locations.

Location: Alberni & Bute: 768 Bute Street Vancouver, V6E 4H6

Date/Time: July 27th – 1pm – 5pm


Location: 39th & Cambie: 5555 Cambie St Vancouver, V5Z 3A3

Date/Time: July 26th – 1pm – 5pm / July 27th – 1pm – 5pm


Location: 8th & Cambie: 2395 Cambie St Vancouver, BC V5Z 2T9

Date/Time: July 25th – 3pm – 7pm / July 26th – 1pm – 5pm


Location: Dunbar: 3453 Dunbar St Vancouver, BC V6S 2C3

Date/Time: July 25th – 3pm – 7pm / July 26th – 1pm – 5pm


Location: Westview: 770 – 2601 Westview Drive North Vancouver, V7N 3X4

Date/Time: July 25th – 3pm – 7pm / July 26th – 1pm – 5pm


Location: Peninsula Village: 208 – 15355 24th Ave Surrey, V4A 2H9

Date/Time: July 26th – 1pm – 5pm


Location: Richmond Ironwood: 3170-11666 Steveston Hwy Ironwood Mall Richmond, BC V7A 5J3

Date/Time: July 25th – 3pm – 7pm / July 26th – 1pm – 5pm


Location: Meadowtown:  810 – 19800 Lougheed Hwy Pitt Meadows, BC V3Y 2W1

Date/Time: July 25th – 3pm – 7pm / July 26th – 1pm – 5pm


Location: Whistler Marketplace: 101 – 4360 Lorimer Rd Whistler, BC V0N 1B0

Date/Time: July 25th – 3pm – 7pm / July 26th – 1pm – 5pm


Location: Kamloops Columbia Place: 600-1210 Summit Dr Columbia Pl Shopping Ctr Kamloops, BC V2C 6M1

Date/Time: July 26th – 1pm – 5pm



Grouse Mountain Mingler Wednesdays
June 4 to September 24 2014
Grouse Mountain

Come up for some good times this summer at Grouse Mountain Mingler Wednesdays!

Starts at 6 pm every Wednesday after your Post-Grind Hike!

Vancouver Canadians Baseball
Home Opener Wednesday June 18, 2014!
4601 Ontario Street Vancouver, BC V5V 3H4

Head over to Scotiabank Field at Nat Bailey Stadium at catch a Vancouver Canadians game! Baseball, food, good times and of course, beer!

Check out the game schedule HERE!

Volleyball BC: Clearly Contacts Beach Volleyball Open
Friday July 4 - Sunday July 6, 2014
Kitsilano Beach (Arbutus St between Cornwall Ave + McNicoll Ave)

Now in its 23rd year, the Open is a three day beach volleyball tournament run by Volleyball BC and featuring the best pro beach volleyball players from Canada, North America, and destinations worldwide. The event takes place at famous Kits Beach in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia and offers the largest pro beach volleyball purse in Canada with $15,000 in prize money.

The event attracts over 20,000 spectators each year and offers activities for all ages including a beer garden, a youth volleyball tournament, hundreds of prize giveaways, interactive crowd activities, and some of the best beach volleyball action in North America. The Open is free to attend and draws visitors from all over Canada and North America. The event will also have live streaming coverage that will be broadcast throughout the tournament.

Friday July 4th  8:30am – 5:00pm Qualification Rounds
[Beer Garden 1:00pm – 5:00 pm; Players Meeting at 7:00 PM @Donnelly Group HQ]

Saturday July 5th  8:30am – 7:00pm Main Draw Preliminary Rounds
[Beer Garden 12:00pm – 6:00pm]

Sunday July 6th 8:30am – 5:00pm Main Draw Medal Rounds
[Beer Garden 12:00pm – 7:00pm]

What can you do?

Be a spectator at the event. Drop by, lounge on the beach. Beer? Beach? Beer on the beach! That never happens. What more could you ask for?


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