• 19+, 2 pieces ID required
  • All attendees will be asked for ID
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Kick off Victoria Beer Week at this special beer launch event.

Vessel Liquor Store and Victoria Beer Society present:

You will be the first to taste up to 15 brand new beers from some of BC’s best breweries alongside food from the Victoria Public Market’s fantastic vendors. Plus, you can pick up some bottles or cans of your favourites to take home with you at the on-site liquor store.

Beer List:

  • 4 Mile Brewing Centurion Double IPA
  • Axe & Barrel Brewhouse Ride the Bock
  • Four Winds Brewing Melange
  • Fuggles & Warlock Craftworks White Mage
  • Howl Brewing Brunswick Mum & Petrichor Rose Saison
  • LoveShack Libations Super Summer Sipper
  • Mount Arrowsmith Brewing The SPRUT
  • Red Arrow Brewing Wild Crafted Elderflower Sour
  • Small Block Brewing Spitfire Wee Heavy
  • Swans Brewery Cherry Jade Rice Lager
  • Torchlight Brewing Sakura Cherry Blossom Gose
  • Twa Dogs Brewery Hazy Mist
  • White Sails Brewing Streetnames Saison
  • Wolf Brewing Irish Red Ale

Food Menu:

  • Roast Meat & Sandwich Shop – Brats – Phillips Pilsner poached grilled bratwurst with caramelized onions and beer infused grainy dijon.
  • Taco Stand – Beef Taco – Beer braised beef taco with pickled onions and chipotle crema.
  • La Pasta – Mac n’ Cheese – Crispy fried mac n’ cheese with a citrus IPA alfredo dipping sauce.
  • Vijs Sutra – Butter Chicken Poutine – House-made butter chicken sauce over cassava fries with jalapeño paneer.
  • The Very Good Butchers – Shroomageddon Sliders – House-made VGB bean slider patty, deep fried crispy mushroom slices, baby kale, caramelized mushrooms and onions, house-made roasted mushroom aioli,  and a house-made stretchy mozza.
  • WaffleBeast – Donair – Mini donair with Halifax sauce on a fresh pita.
  • Victoria Pie Co. – 3 Types of Hand Pies  – Porter braised pulled pork and white cheddar hand pie, a feta, pea, mint, and mashed potato hand pie, and an apple strawberry hand pie.

Lift Off! is generously sponsored by Vessel Liquor StoreThe Victoria Public Market and The Growler.


  • access to 15 brand new, unreleased beers from some of BC’s finest craft breweries
  • food options from the vendors at the Victoria Public Market
  • 6 x 4oz servings of beer
  • 2 x food tickets
  • 1 VBW branded glass sampler


  • 1 drink ticket = 1 x 4oz sample
  • additional food tickets will be available for purchase on-site for $5 each
  • additional drink tickets will be available for $1.75 each
  • coat check will be available on site
  • we accept major credit cards for merchandise and beer/food ticket sales
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