The 2018 Great Canadian Beer Festival

The Great Canadian Beer Festival is Canada's oldest and longest running beer festival and is now in its 26th year of operation.

The Great Canadian Beer Festival has featured craft beers exclusively over that time with breweries from across Canada. With over 240 beers and ciders from 60+ breweries and 2 cideries, there is more than enough for anyone interested in trying craft beer.

Non-stop entertainment is provided by local buskers, circus entertainers and musicians, and local trucks offer both west coast and ethnic foods for the 9000 attendees who enjoy the sunshine at Royal Athletic Park in Victoria, BC over the two days.

Tickets include: your taster glass, program and BC Transit Get Home Safe bus ticket. Tokens are not included.

The festival is always held the first weekend after Labour Day. More information can be found on our website at

More Information

19+ event, 2 pieces ID required

In and outs allowed.

No minors

Tobacco smoking in designated area only

All bags will be searched

No outside food or drink

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Ticket Pricing (CAD)
  • General Admission
  • Adult
*All prices include applicable taxes


The following fees may apply:

  • A per ticket service fee.
  • A credit card fee from 3.00 % will apply on the total value of all transactions.
Additional Disclaimers

No refunds or exchanges on any ticket price except as required by Law.

All Prices and all Other Charges are Inclusive of all taxes, if any.