Posted on August 6, 2013 by Marina

For the second year in a row, we’re hosting our craft beer brethren in our own backyard for what Toronto Life Magazine named as one of the top 5 beer festivals to attend this year!

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The Roundhouse Park will be transformed into a great outdoor festival where long-time beer fans and those newly discovering the craft beer movement can sample & savour offerings from local producers.  On August 10 and 11 from noon-7pm, attendees will be able to pair flavourful ales, crisp lagers, seasonal and experimental beers with fare from gourmet food trucks, all within a park setting while local indie bands entertain.

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The festival showcases beers from the association of Ontario Craft Brewers, who have a passion to re-kindle and keep alive the spirit of traditional brewing. Independent ownership, smaller batches, artisanal styles, quality ingredients, all-natural and undiluted beers are hallmarks of their Brewing Philosophy & Standards. 

 

Participating Ontario Craft Breweries include:

Steam Whistle BrewingKing BreweryWellington Brewery

Nickel Brook Brewing

Mill St. Brewery

Grand River Brewing

Black Oak Brewing

 

Great Lakes BreweryLeft Field BreweryHogsback Brewing,

Amsterdam Brewery

Beau’s All Natural Brewing

Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery

Lake of Bays Brewing

Food Truck vendors over the weekend will include:

The Rome ‘N Chariot – http://www.romenchariot.ca/

Dobro Jesti http://dobrojesti.ca/

Localista – https://twitter.com/localistaeats ,

Hogtown Smoke – https://www.facebook.com/hogtownsmoke

Drity South Truck –  http://dirtysouthtruck.com/

Canuck Pizza Truck – http://www.canuckpizzatruck.ca/

The Food Dudes – http://www.thefooddudes.com/

Pizza Settecento -  http://www.pizza700.ca/

 

Want a pair of tickets? Log in with your Twitter and finish the sentence below by Friday August 9th at noon. Don’t forget to mention which day you’d like to attend. All winners will be notified noon Friday August 9th in comments section so check back!

 

“Craft beer is _________________”

 

Good luck!

http://www.craftbeerfest.ca/