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Vancouver’s Craft Beer Community

July 12, 2016

If you have just moved (or will soon be moving) to Vancouver, British Columbia, you are probably in search of some new places to explore. And if you are a fan of craft beer, you are in luck!

According to Canadian Traveller, “Metro Vancouver is a craft beer haven.”

Many of this fine cities microbreweries have received awards for their hoppy brews, and there are beer-themed events going on year-round.

Travelling throughout the city to different microbrewery locations will introduce you to endless sights and attractions while also giving you an opportunity to meet new people and enjoy lots of delicious foods and drinks.

There are more than 50 craft breweries in Metro Vancouver, including the area’s only organic brewery, Dogwood Brewing.

Other popular locations are Brassneck Brewery (BC Beer Awards Best in Show 2015) and Parallel 49 Brewing.

Looking for something to do during your first summer in the city? There are craft brew events going on all across British Columbia, including the Vancouver Craft Brew Cruise. Hop on board one of the harbor’s largest boats and enjoy all the best beers from all your favorite local spots! Festivities take place on August 19 and 20, 2016. Boats will set sail on Friday evening, Saturday afternoon and Saturday evening. .

Other annual craft beer events to watch for include the Vancouver Craft Beer Week and the BC Beer Award.

Whether flavor profiles and brewing processes have been a passion for a while or you are just interested in learning more about the craft beer world as you explore all that Vancouver has to offer, there is plenty to do in our metro area.

And regardless of if you are moving across town or across the globe, Highland Worldwide Movers Vancouver can help you and your belongings get here. Our experienced team of movers will make the process as stress free as possible, allowing you to enjoy the beauty of your new city as soon as we are out the door. For more information about our services and to request a free quote, please call us today at 604-581-2300. You may also visit one of the moving service pages of our website: