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One year of beer—2017’s festivals, special events and celebrations

Hop to it, and make all of your drinking dates in advance with this round up of some of the region’s biggest beer events.



Big Spruce's 4th Anniversary: RA RA Rasputin Fest Sat, April 1
Stillwell, 1672 Barrington Street

Saint John Annual Beerfest
Sat April 8

1 Market Square, Saint John, NB

Nova Scotia Craft Beer Week
May 5-14

3rd Annual Stillwell Open
Sun May 7
Stillwell, 1672 Barrington Street

Craft Beer Cocktail Face-Off
Tue May 9, 8-11pm
The Auction House, 1726 Argyle Street,

Craft Beer Week Brews Cruise
Thu May 11, 7-11pm
Tall Ship Silva (Murphy's Cable Wharf, Halifax Waterfront), $28,

Full House Craft BEER FeST
Fri May 12, 6-9pm, Sat May 13, 1-4pm and 6-9pm
Halifax Forum Multi-purpose Room, 2901 Windsor Street, $30,

Atlantic Beer FestIVAL
Fri May 27, 7:30-10pm and Sat May 28, 2:30-5pm, 7:30-10pm
Moncton Coliseum, 377 Killam Drive, $55,

East Coast Cider FestIVAL
Sat May 27
Halifax Forum Multi-purpose Room, 2901 Windsor Street,

Yarmouth Craft Beer Festival
Sat May 27
417 Main Street

Northumbeerfest 2017
Sat May 27
Pictou Lodge, 172 Lodge Road, 6-11pm, $50,

Big Axe CRAFT BEER Festival
Sat July 15
Nackawic, NB,

Fredericton Beer Run
Mon August 7
615 Queen Street, Fredericton,

Halifax Seaport Beerfest
August 11-12
Cunard Centre, 961 Marginal Road

PEI Beer Festival
September 8-9
Delta Prince Edward, 18 Queen Street,

Garrison Oktoberfest
September TBA
Halifax waterfront,

Cask Beer Showdown
Sat September 30
Olympic Hall, 2304 Hunter Street

Falmouth TrALE Run
Sat September 30
Castle Frederick Farms, Windsor @FalmouthTrALE

Cape Breton Beer Fest
December TBA
The Big Fiddle, Sydney waterfront

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