We are part of a community.
Victoria Beer Week would not be possible without the loyal support of these local organizations that have helped us put together this quality jam-packed week of craft beer.
If your business is interested in becoming a sponsor of #VBW2019, please drop us a line at email@example.com.
See below for a full list of 2018 sponsors.
Victoria Public Market
victoriapublicmarket.com • 778-433-2787
Meet the local food producers that make our Public Market so fresh and tasty! We are a social centre for Victoria’s downtown core and home to Victoria Pie Co., Whisk, The Very Good Butchers, Vic Express Teriyaki and Roll, Silk Road, Westcoast Pantry, Taco Stand al Pastor, Roast Meat & Sandwich Shop, La Pasta, The French Oven and WaffleBeast.
The Zone @ 91.3 fm & The Q @ 100.3 fm
thezone.fm Modern Rock
The Zone @ 91-3 is Victoria’s locally programmed modern music radio station. Our DJs are an ensemble cast of real people who talk about local issues that matter and are passionate about the music we play. We’ll answer the phone when you call, play your song and you’ll definitely see us out at a concert or festival this weekend!
theq.fm The Island’s Rock
100.3 The Q! is The Island’s Rock. Led by Ed Bain and The Q Morning Show, The Q! is an adult driven rock station that doesn’t take itself too seriously and is perfect to listen to while drinking beer.
thenumber.ca • 250-590-7663
Since 2005, the Number has contributed creativity to local businesses and organizations. They work primarily in web, design, video and development on projects small and large, and like to build long-term relationships with mutual benefit. The Number is a proud supporter of Victoria Beer Week.
imetropol.com • 250-382-2695
Metropol Industries is Victoria’s premiere digital print & local marketing company. For the past 13 years, we have been helping customers with our growing range of digital print services; from standard sizes to large format, stickers and banners, even small runs of CD duplication and T-shirts. We work hard to make sure you are getting the right product at the right price. Stop by our shop at 1311 Blanshard St. or give us a call at 250-382-2695, and let us help make your vision a reality.
mitchellpress.com | 250-216-5750
Through 9 decades of family ownership, Mitchell Press is consistently recognized as Western Canada’s premier publication print and communication partner. We are a community of business and craftspeople supplying professional communication services for North America’s leading communicators and brands. We continually evolve the arts of offset publication printing, digital printing, graphic design and web based marketing platforms with the use of modern technology, constant improvement and the personal growth of our team members.
365 Day Media
365daymedia.com | 250-213-5618
At 365 Day Media Group, we are providing you with more than just social media and marketing support. Based in Victoria, BC we specialize in small business and event social media marketing. We provide an experience that will provide your business or event with excellent & engaging content. You will LOVE working with our team!
The Campaign for Real Ale Society of British Columbia is an independent, voluntary, consumer organization, which was first incorporated in 1985. CAMRA is dedicated to the promotion and responsible consumption of natural, craft beers. We support the brewing of traditional styles of beer in the traditional manner, using traditional ingredients. The society promotes naturally brewed live beers of all styles. CAMRA BC is a great society in which to meet people, learn about beer and enjoy its consumption.
Downtown Victoria Business Association
downtownvictoria.ca • 250-386-2238
The DVBA is a champion for Victoria’s downtown business community and works to ensure Downtown Victoria is welcoming, vibrant and the preferred regional hub for business, culture, services and amenities. The DVBA has been a supporter of Victoria Beer Week since its inception and has supported craft beer in Downtown Victoria through projects such as the development of a Craft Beer Map and working with Victoria Beer Week to offer a family friendly beer garden at Car Free YYJ. We look forward to another successful Victoria Beer Week this year!
The Growler is BC’s quarterly craft beer guide, covering the breweries, the beer and the industry as it swells and threatens to consume us all if we don’t consume it (the beer) first. We have profiles of all the breweries, stories on the people and the pressing issues, and pretty pictures in case you feel like gazing absently at something that isn’t your iPhone.
ticketrocket.co • 1-855-842-7575
Ticket Rocket is a Victoria, BC based event ticketing company on a mission to connect people across North America with their passions. Whether it’s music, sports, food, or theatre our team will help to make any event out of this world. Oh, and most importantly, we LOVE beer. Cheers from Victoria’s ticketing company.
tourismvictoria.com • 250-953-2033
The Greater Victoria Visitors & Convention Bureau (Tourism Victoria) is the official not-for-profit destination marketing organization that works to inspire the world to experience the Greater Victoria destination through its core functions of sales, marketing and visitor servicing. The organization works in partnership with more than 880 business members and municipalities in Greater Victoria and surrounding communities in British Columbia, Canada.
viatec.ca • 250-483-3214
Victoria Innovation, Advanced Technology and Entrepreneurship Council, started in 1989. Our mission is to serve as the one-stop hub that connects people, knowledge and resources to grow and promote the Greater Victoria technology sector (Victoria’s biggest industry). We work closely with our members to offer a variety of events, programs and services. To better support local innovators, we recently acquired our own building (Fort Tectoria) where we offer flexible and affordable office space to emerging local companies along with a gathering/event space for local entrepreneurs.
swanshotel.com • 250.361.3310 | 1.800.668.7926
Swans is located in downtown Victoria in a beautifully renovated heritage building. Upstairs there are 30 condo-style suites filled with original artwork from the collection of founder Michael Williams. The brewpub downstairs (est. 1989) is one of the earliest craft breweries in B.C. with the brewery constructed by Frank Appleton.
Canadian-owned and operated, Used.ca Victoria connects communities to the sharing economy in a fun, safe and family-friendly way. Founded in 2003 through a desire to reduce the amount of discarded, but still useful, items that were reaching landfills, Used.ca Victoria encourages users to #ThinkUsedFirst.
Used.ca now has an app! Download it here: https://www.used.ca/app/