The Fourth Annual Craft Beer & Local Food Celebration
Jan
12
6:30 pm18:30

The Fourth Annual Craft Beer & Local Food Celebration

  • Halifax Marriott Harbourfront

Okay, it's still early goings, but we are able to confirm the following.

16 LOCAL EATERIES

Ratinaud French CuisinePrimal KitchenLe Bistro by LizElle's BistroSTUDIO EAST Food+DrinkKrave BurgerRelishThe Stubborn Goat GastropubDurty Nelly'sMeadowbrook Meat MarketDee Dee's Ice CreamThe Grand Banker Bar & GrillTemple Bar Cocktails & Kitchen, Battery Park Beer Bar, Scanway Bakery & Café and the Harbourstone Sea Grill & Pourhouse

15 CRAFT BREWERIES + 2 CIDERIES

Sober Island Brewing Company, Boxing Rock Brewing Company, Bulwark Ciders, Gahan House - Halifax, Spindrift Brewing Company, North Brewing Company, Tatamagouche Brewing Co., Schoolhouse Brewery, Breton Brewing Co., Good Robot Brewing Company, Big Spruce Brewing, Stutz Cider, Garrison Brewing Co., Nine Locks Brewing Co., Hell Bay Brewing Co.,  Propeller Brewing Company, and Tidehouse Brewing Company.

We have also confirmed the Mike Cowie Quartet.

And once again, our friends at Downtown Halifax will be sponsoring the glassware.


The East Coast Cider Festival
May
27
5:00 pm17:00

The East Coast Cider Festival

8 CIDERIES SO FAR

Bulwark Ciders, Stutz Cider, Annapolis Cider Company, Planters Ridge, ShipBuilders Cider, No Boats On Sunday Cider, Meander River Farm, Sid's Cider and few other cider makers TBA.

A PIG ROAST

Our friends at Meadowbrook will be bringing a pig and all the fixings'. 

T DOGS

Fabulous tube steak creations from T Dog, made especially for this event.

MORE TBA

There's more in the works to be announced a little later. Some of it pretty spectacular.

STAY TUNED!

Earlybird tickets will go on sale in the first week of October (2016) and will be in limited supply.


The Cask Beer Throwdown
Sep
24
12:00 pm12:00

The Cask Beer Throwdown

  • Olymic Community Centre

Halifax's first-ever cask beer festival! Two sessions will be available, where guests will get to try cask beers from many of Nova Scotia's best craft breweries. Tickets include access to the event, 14 sample beer tickets (equal to 4 glasses), and a take-home glass.

Session One (12-3pm)

Breweries include: Garrison Brewing Co., Big Spruce Brewing, Schoolhouse Brewery, Tatamagouche Brewing Co., Propeller Brewing Company, Sober Island Brewing Company, Good Robot Brewing, and Boxing Rock Brewing Company, and more TBA

Session Two (5-8pm)

Breweries include: North Brewing Company, Spindrift Brewing Company, Gahan House - Halifax, Hell Bay Brewing Company, Garrison Brewing Co., Big Spruce Brewing, Sober Island Brewing Company, Good Robot Brewing, and more TBA

We'll also have a super special menu created by our friends at T DOGS, The Food Wolf, and Bramoso Pizzeria & Beer Bar.


Hops N Brats
Sep
16
6:30 pm18:30

Hops N Brats

Friday September 16th from 6:30 PM until 11 PM, the Oktoberfest Site is transformed into a Nova Scotia Beer Celebration Sausage Fest Style! Breweries from across the province for this 19+ event to present their top brands, while enjoying your favorite Sausage themed food with live music. Entry is $20 which includes 4 sample tickets and a souvenir sample cup.


Sausage Fest 2016
Sep
16
Sep 22

Sausage Fest 2016

Welcome to the Fourth Annual Sausage Fest hosted by Local Connections Halifax! This year's festival begins on Saturday, September 16th and runs to Sunday, September 25th. If good times and deliciously local sausages are your thing, you've come to the right place. We have all the sweet hook-ups!