May 5-12, 2019 // Main Event Sat. May 11
Beer at the Lake
New for 2019 – The Great Okanagan Beer Festival, presented by The Train Station Pub, is an 8-day celebration, offering festival and craft beer lovers a mix of amazing programming at local bars and pubs. Saturday will showcase the cannot miss Main Event at Waterfront Park, where over 60 craft breweries will come together to pour over 120 beers and ciders for 3,500+ festival-goers. Nestled on the beautiful beaches of Okanagan Lake and right in the heart of downtown Kelowna, breweries, food trucks, bands and festival-goers join in our celebration of the love of beer. We’ll cheers to the best craft beers and ciders that BC has to offer, showcasing breweries from across BC, with a few of our favourite out of province brews joining the fun. Partial proceeds go towards Natures Wild Neighbours Society, our 2019 charitable partner.
Check out our recap video of 2018’s killer event!
MAIN EVENT LOCATION
This picturesque park is situated right on the water’s edge in the heart of beautiful Kelowna and boasts unbeatable views of Okanagan Lake. Trust us, it’s the ideal setting to kick back and enjoy some live music while you take in some views and brews.
2018 Third Place
Best Beer Festival/Event
Thank you for everyone that voted for us as best beer festival/event!
2019 Charitable Partner
Natures Wild Neighbours gives students the opportunity to learn about civic and environmental responsibility and how to become sustainability leaders so they can create change and protect their environment. Our commitment is to promote environmental education in order to raise a generation of youth who are inherently aware of their impact on the environment and how their positive interaction with nature and wildlife can help preserve our natural environment.