EventsBeer Goggles

March 15, 2019 - March 16, 2019

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Beer Goggles intermingles the finest craft breweries, thirstiest beer enthusiasts, and hungriest powder fans at one of North America’s finest resorts for a weekend of fun and foam. Last year was a rousing success as we continued into our 5th year with another sold out 2-day event. “Beer Goggles is not simply a beer festival, but a celebration of the craft beer industry,” says Don Thompson, GM of RED Mountain Resort. “And RED is kind of the ‘craft beer’ of ski resorts: better taste, less filler! We really feel a common bond with many of these breweries and respect their daring independence and devotion to making people happy.”

RED Mountain Resort’s Beer Goggles 2019 Craft Brew Fest is back for its 6th hop-inducing, sud-soaking year in a row. Slated for March 15th and 16th, this growler of a fest has 2x 1 day events, Friday and Saturday, bringing in some of BC’s best craft breweries at the base of the mountain. Get ready for tents over your head, tunes to groove to, food to fill the stomach, and of a course a beer in your hand – all right on the snow next to the famous Red Chair!

The following breweries will be represented on both Friday and Saturday:

  • Angry Hen Brewing – Kaslo
  • Backroads Brewing – Nelson
  • Cannery Brewing* – Penticton
  • Fernie Brewing – Fernie
  • Four Winds Brewing* – Delta
  • Hwy 97 Brewing – Penticton
  • Lighthouse Brewing – Victoria
  • Mt. Begbie – Revelstoke
  • Nelson Brewing Company – Nelson
  • Over Time Beer Works – Kimberly
  • Steamworks – Vancouver
  • Tod Creek Craft Cider – Victoria
  • Trail Beer Co. – Trail
  • Vancouver Island Brewing* – Victoria
  • Whitetooth Brewing Co.* – Golden
  • Rossland Beer Company – Rossland

*NEW to 2019 Brewery Invite List!

Live Music

Friday: DJ Chuzwuzzla & DJ Ewalk
Saturday: DJ Nurmi & DJ Soulman

In Conclusion

So, if you want to join the Craftbrew Mob and (responsibly!) combine your love of pints and powder, beers and boards, this is the excuse you’ve been waiting for. Tickets are available online or by visiting guest services in the base lodge (open 8:30AM – 4PM daily). Must be 19+ to attend the Beer Goggles Craft Beer Festival and must provide proper identification for entry.