Ale Trails In Thompson Okanagan

Kelowna and West Kelowna

This region's craft beer scene dates back 25 years, and a recent surge of new breweries and its own annual beer festival has given it fresh energy.

Thompson Okanagan Kelowna|West Kelowna


The name Penticton translates to “a place to stay forever.” After just one visit, you’ll know why. Between the beaches, vineyards, vistas, and craft breweries, this small city is definitely one of BC’s best kept secrets.

Thompson Okanagan Penticton

Southern Interior

From Merritt up to Kamloops, across to Salmon Arm, and then down to Vernon, the craft breweries on this ale trail reflect the geographic diversity of the region with their own individual approaches.

Thompson Okanagan Chase|Coldstream|Kamloops|Logan Lake|Merritt|Salmon Arm|Sicamous|Sorrento|Thomson-nicola|Vernon

Southern Interior – Winter

Winter doesn’t slow anyone down in this wonderland of outdoor and urban activities. Explore the InBEERior communities of Merritt, Kamloops, Salmon Arm, and Vernon in the snowy season.

Thompson Okanagan Chase|Kamloops|Kane Valley|Merritt|Salmon Arm|Silver Star Mountain|Sorrento|Vernon

Events on Thompson Okanagan

Tuesday’s Tremendous Trivia

May 24 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until July 5, 2022

We’re back, after a brief break in late January, for our weekly trivia night! The quiz starts at 7 pm and tables must; Reservations are recommended, online via the website in advance of Tuesday, or via phone during taproom hours to 236-422-0812 on Tuesday. Good luck!

Penticton Karaoke Star Search at Barley Mill Brew Pub!

May 25 @ 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Every Wednesday!

Penticton’s Got Talent … and we want to hear it !! Qualifying Rounds – Feb. 9th to May 25th (Winner receives a $20 Gift Card and moves onto the Semi-Finals) Semi-Finals – June 1st to June 22nd (Winner moves on to the Grand Finale and is guaranteed a prize!) Grand Finale – June 29th Winner … Continued

Cask Thursdays at Kelowna Beer Institute

May 26 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 28, 2022

Kelowna’s original cask days are back! Dave has fired up the test brew system and brewed some unique delicious brews recently which have been aging in casks that we are now ready to tap. Each cask will is unique and only available on Thursday until the cask sells out. Cask tapped at 4 pm.

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