BECAUSE BEER SCHEDULE
10
Jul 2014

Because Beer Schedule

Don't miss a thing. Friday July 11 3:00pm Media Event 4:00pm Gates open and Taps on! 7:00pm Because Beer Homebrew Competition Awards 8:15pm Terra Lightfoot 10:00pm Harlan Pepper 10:45pm Taps off 11:00pm Good night. Saturday July 12 12:00pm Gates open and Taps on! 1:45pm Speaker - Brad Clifford and Mike Duggan of Ontario Beer Company, with Hugh Brown of the…

Beer, wine, and spirit-lovin' Ladies of #HamOnt! Cool event alert: https://t.co/7bTElxZzOt
RT @MillsHardware: You don’t want to miss the @GardenBrewers Harvest Party this Thursday 6-10pm. Food pairings and more. Info at http://t.c…
Wow! Thanks to all who came out to the @GardenBrewers Harvest Party! 🍺
We're getting ready for the @GardenBrewers Harvest Party! Come down to @MillsHardware 6-10pm! http://t.co/cOPQPlFZKj
EVERYTHING EVERYTHING
08
Jul 2014

Everything Everything

Hi. It’s Because Beer. We’re busy with the last few things that need to be done so that everyone can have a great time this weekend at our festival. Even the weather is co-operating. Check it out. http://preview.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=L8L1N2 Beautiful. Before you come down on Friday or Saturday or both, we want to make sure that you have all the info…

RT @amsterdambeer: We're hosting the Southern Ontario Brewers Learn2Brew event today! Let's raise one for all the homebrewers out there! ht…
We're combing the cellar for some spoooky beers! Found these @bellwoodsbeer beauties. What are you sipping on tonite? http://t.co/4lAektUo3e
RT @TourismHamilton: @sonicunyon & @BecauseBeerCA present: Garden Brewers Harvest Party, this Thurs night - http://t.co/pqmUd7ylp6 #HamOnt …
BECAUSE BEER 2014 FAQ
02
Jul 2014

Because Beer 2014 FAQ

This is an everchanging document. Check back for updates. They will be posted at the bottom. 1. When is Because Beer? Ah, starting with the easy questions. Because Beer will take place Friday, July 11 and Saturday July 12 at… (wait for it)… 2. Where is Because Beer taking place? Pier 4 Park on the beautiful Hamilton Harbour. We wanted to…

It's now twenty days until Because Beer. At least it's twenty on the day we are writing this, June 22. Each day over the next twenty days we'll offer one more reason why you should get your Because Beer tickets and join us at Pier 4 Park for an incredible weekend of craft beer, awesome music, and delicious food.  Here…

Wondering how you are going to spend your weekend at Because Beer? Well, put your worries aside and make use of whatever calender app you use on your phone to keep up to date on the Official Because Beer Schedule. Subscribe to the calendar and you'll get changes and additions to the schedule as they happen. Pretty easy. Remember, we…

The Canadian Brewing Awards took place over the weekend (May 31, June 1) in Fredericton, NB, a place we always have wanted to visit. But since we aren’t going there any time soon and time travel hasn’t been invented yet, we thought we’d bring some of the 2014 CBA winners to Because Beer next month so that we can all…

You may have caught this story in the media late last week regarding the participation of contract breweries at SOP (special occasion permit) events across Ontario. The issue came to light with a blog post from the folks over at Left Field Brewery who were recently the target of a never-before-enforced liquor bylaw. According to the AGCO (Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario), alcohol to be…

We’re happy to announce that Because Beer 2014 Homebrew Competition has been added to the Brewer of the Year Circuit in Canada! Brewer Of The Year is an organization that tracks and posts sanctioned competitions across Canada. They tabulate results of homebrew competitions and provide standings for the most stellar homebrewers and best represented homebrew clubs across the country. So,…

At Sonic Unyon we appreciate the value of having a designated driver. Saves bus fare, taxi fare, and especially saves lives. So, by request, we have added another tier of tickets to Because Beer. Introducing the Designated Driver ticket. Now you can accompany your friend/significant other/19-year-old son into the festival for $10 per day. You'll be able to enjoy the bands, the speakers,…

Tickets for the inaugural Because Beer festival are now on sale online through Ticketfly.   Friday July 11 - Single Day Entry, Because Beer sampling mug, and four sampling tickets: $25 (incl. HST)   Saturday July 12 - Single Day Entry, Because Beer sampling mug, and four sampling tickets: $25 (incl. HST)   Weekend Pass - Friday and Saturday Entry,…

BECAUSE BEER will take place on July 11 and 12, 2014 at Pier 4 Park in Hamilton, ON and will feature craft beer sampling from over 20 craft beer companies, a BJCP-sanctioned homebrew competition, a music stage, guest speakers, and specialty food trucks.  The mission of BECAUSE BEER is to bring together craft beer brewers to showcase their product and their dedication to quality craft…

Announcing the first annual Because Beer Homebrew Competition, to be held July 4th-5th, 2014 in Hamilton, ON, Canada.  This is an official, BJCP-sanctioned competition, sponsored by the Because Beer Craft Beer Festival. Online registration opens June 1st, 2014. See below for bottle entry deadline and information. Award ceremony to take place at Hamilton’s Because Beer Craft Beer Festival, July 11th-12th, 2014. Because…

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