Month: April 2013

  • Unanimous Support from Vancouver City Council

    Today the movement to allow beer lounges in Vancouver took a big step forward thanks to a motion tabled by NPA Clr George Affleck which formalized the fact that the city zoning and licensing offices are working on a way to allow Beer Lounges in Vancouver.

  • Announcing CAMRAPALOOZA

    UPDATE: SOLD OUT!!! VCBW tickets went on sale and predictably HOPPAPALOOZA IV sold out in mere moments, even though they are doing 2 sessions this year! In many ways the Alibi Room is the cornerstone of the craft beer scene in Vancouver and this annual event in conjunction with Vancouver Craft Beer Week is one…

  • Future of Vancouver Brewing Debated at City Hall

    Vancouver BC – April 17th 2013 Former CAMRA BC – Vancouver Chapter President Paddy Treavor recently met up with NPA Councillor George Affleck at Vancouver City Hall to discuss the fact that Vancouver City Council is denying the applications of many local breweries to open “Beer lounges” despite the Provincial Government green-lighting them.

  • Corporate Supporters Spotlight – Townsite Brewing

    This week, we are launching a new series of interviews with organizations who support CAMRA and the craft beer heroes behind them. We’re excited to introduce you to the folks who brew your favourite beers, run your local homebrew store, sling suds at your local taproom, or make sure your liquor store is stocked with…