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September 2013

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Join us at Oktoberfest

On Saturday September 21st from 2-11pm!

Join our Co-founders Cam & Greg as they kick off Oktoberfest with a ceremonial keg-tapping. Hosted by George Kash and the Oktoberfest Express, the festival will include liter steins of Steam Whistle Pilsner, gigantic doughy pretzels, lip-smacking sausage & sauerkraut.$25 at the door includes your first one-litre Pilsner, and an authentic stein to take home. Mark the date and tell all your friends! Click here.

Oktoberfest Stein

We’re happy to announce that hundreds of bars and restaurants throughout Ontario, and Alberta are celebrating the Oktoberfest spirit and are offering Steam Whistle Oktoberfest steins through until the end of October. Order a litre stein of Steam Whistle Pilsner and KEEP the Stein! Check our local bars and restaurants!

Why is Oktoberfest in September?

Oktoberfest is meant to celebrate the new harvest season in September and ends on the first weekend of October. It all began with a wedding in 1810. Read more here.

How to dress for Oktoberfest

Need some tips on how to dress for our parties? Prepare your dirndls and lederhosen, ladies and gentlemen! Read more here.

Oktoberfest Parties Across the Country!

For the first time, join the Good Beer Folks in revelry and refreshment with Oktoberfest parties across the country! Join us for traditional food, music and entertainment, and of course delicious Steam Whistle Pilsner. EIN PROSIT!


Saturday, September 28th


The Alpen Club

Purchase your tickets in advance Click here.


Saturday, October 5th


The Commonwealth Bar

Purchase your tickets in advance Click here.

North Bay

Friday, September 27th


Moose’s Cookhouse

Purchase your tickets in advance Click here.


Happy Beer Week, Toronto!

Upcoming Events

Say hi to the Good Beer Folks!

See when we’re hosting something in your town and check out our Events Listings.

Behind the Scenes

International Scout

Cofounder Greg Taylor showing excitement as he takes our new International Scout for a spin.

Beer Week  

Celebrate beer with Toronto Beer Week from September 13th until 21th! TBW celebrates the craft brewing industry through events hosted by brewers, publicans and importers of fine beer. Join us at these events


Unsigned #26


On September 27th, Steam Whistle will host Unsigned #26. The line up includes Maylee Todd (an Unsigned alumni, playing with Woodhands in March 2007 as the very first band to to grace our stage!), AKUA (recently picked up as a back-up singer for Solange,), and Paradise Animals. The new project from Mark Andrade, another alumni who has previously played Unsigned with Green Go).

Don’t miss the show!


On the Blog

Unique Dishes  

The most unique dishes acccording to beer reps. Food fanatics would agree that there are many menu item gems. Steam Whistle reps are our trusty source for knowing the latest & delicious trends as they pop up nationally.

Click to see what they recommend.

Steam Whistle Mail Bag
DIY cooler by James

DIY cooler sent in by James.

  Steam Whistle stuffed bacon jalapenos and sausage by Wayne

Steam Whistle Stuffed Bacon Wrapped Jalapenos and Pork Sausage by Wayne McQuillan

  Davus enjoying a Steam Whistle in Banff

Davus enjoying a Steam Whistle in Banff

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