Craft beer lovers unite at two new restaurants, including Western Canada’s largest

Tap & Barrel Shipyards | Image sourced from Facebook

Tap & Barrel Shipyards | Image sourced from Facebook

It’s easy to find great craft beer in Vancouver these days–and it’s not just at brewery tasting rooms. Restaurants around the city are taking as much pride in their beer lists as their wine lists and offering some of British Columbia’s finest on tap.

Two new restaurants have just opened that put craft beer front and centre.

On July 28, Tap & Barrel Shipyards made its debut on Lower Lonsdale. The North Vancouver location is the third in the Tap & Barrel chain–and this one’s a biggie.

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Craft beer lovers unite at two new restaurants, including Western Canada’s largest

Soaring with Birds Exhibit at the Pendulum Gallery, Aug. 10-22

Green-breasted Mango | Photo Credit: Liron Gertsman

Green-Breasted Mango | Photo Credit: Liron Gertsman

Who hasn’t looked up at the sky and dreamed of soaring with birds? Liron Gertsman, a 14 year old Vancouver photographer, is making that dream come true in his own way while giving back to the birds that inspire him.

An avid bird watcher and photographer, this remarkable teenager has amassed a life list of 694 bird species. In the past four years, his photographs of these birds have attracted attention from local and national media including a feature on CBC’s daily news show, The National. Continue reading:
Soaring with Birds Exhibit at the Pendulum Gallery, Aug. 10-22

30 Days of IPA Returns for another Hoppy Year This August

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Third annual celebration includes beers never tapped before in BC!

While craft beer trends come and go, India Pale Ale, better known as IPA, remains the signature style of Pacific Northwest craft beer culture. With the Donnelly Group’s third annual 30 Days of IPA set to kick off August 1st, now is the time for fans of this iconic beer style to pick up a calendar and start planning their month of hops.

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30 Days of IPA Returns for another Hoppy Year This August

Limited Edition Lululemon Beer Only Available this Summer

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Image courtesy of Stanley Park Brewery

Vancouver-based brand Lululemon may be better known for its yoga pants, but this summer the company has announced that it will be teaming up with Stanley Park Brewing to release a new, limited-edition craft beer!

The beer, named Curiosity Lager, will give partial proceeds from all sales to benefit the Stanley Park Ecology Society. There will only be 88,000 cans of the new Lululemon beer made, so it could become a collector’s item pretty quickly.

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Limited Edition Lululemon Beer Only Available this Summer

You Could Win Tickets to an Upcoming Vancouver Whitecaps FC Match!

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Vancouver Whitecaps FC are about to begin their very first CONCACAF Champions League competition, ever. Placed in the same group as Seattle, along with CD Olimpia from Honduras, the ‘Caps will kickoff against the Sounders for their opening match on August 5th, at BC Place.

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You Could Win Tickets to an Upcoming Vancouver Whitecaps FC Match!