On behalf of the Cask Days 2013 team we would like to thank you for being part of our 9th Annual Cask-Conditioned Craft Beer Festival held on October 19th and 20th at Evergreen Brickworks. The festival welcomed 4500+ guests over 2 days, 124 breweries from across Canada and the UK and 230 different cask-conditioned ales.
Special thanks to all participating breweries, volunteers, event staff, Kim Montgomery for co-ordinating media, sponsorship, food and DJ program, Jake Lewis, UNITY charity, barVolo staff, Ruth Evans, Evergreen Brickworks, pick up points (Harbour, Parallel 49, Big Rock, Half Pints, Les Trois Mousquetaires, Propeller), ticket outlets (Amsterdam Brewhouse, Bellwoods Brewery. Indie Ale House, barVolo, Granite Brewery), Stephen Beaumont, Edward Lofthouse, Rusty Wyatt, HiMyNameIs Productions, friends and family!
Our sponsors: (http://caskdays.com/sponsors) barVolo, Keep6 Imports, Microdat, BFBI, Guerilla Printing (Art Gallery), Ontario Craft Brewers Association, Glibertson & Page (brewers breakfast sponsorship), Mill St. Brewery (Shuttle Buses) Granite Brewery (Artist Gallery & Live Painting), Rankin Brothers, Amsterdam Brewery (Music), Ontario Hop Growers Association, Get Well (arcade), Spirit Tree Cidery, our media sponsors: The Grid and City Bites Magazine
Food Vendors: (http://caskdays.com/eats) Bar Isabel, Ceili Cottage, Parts & Labour, Tracy Winkworth, Hogtown Charcuterie, Pig Iron Coffee
DJs: (http://caskdays.com/beats) Skratch Bastid, DJ Fathom, DJ Fase, Nasty Nav, DJ Serious, DJ Numeric, Shingo Shimuzu, Dirty Dale, Henry T, Carlo Cruz, Lively Ones
Artists: (http://caskdays.com/gallery) Kellen Hatanaka, Adrian Forrow, Jim Mezei, Marcus Uran, Rcade Wizard, Beavertown, Magic Rock, Amsterdam, Bellwoods Brewery, Le Trou Du Diable, Siren Craft, Indie Ale House, House Ales, Dieu Du Ciel!, Beau’s All Natrual,
Photographers: Connie Tsang and Michael Lee
Congrats to the winner of the 5th Annual Cask-Conditioned IPA Challenge: Flying Monkey’s Pink Dime IPA from Barrie Ontario. Here are the beer numbers (4)Flying Monkey (2) Left Field (4) Hopfenstark (3) House Ales.
See everyone next year for our 10th anniversary of Cask Days. Check out some of the press we got this year: