Toronto Wolfpack’s Beer Garden partner The Craft Guys will host the 2018 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Beer and Cider Awards. The Awards will take place at the Semex Ring of Excellence in the Enercare Centre at Exhibition Place on Friday, November 9th, a short walk from Lamport Stadium in Liberty Village.
Wolfpack fans who enjoyed Lamport Stadium’s widely-acclaimed game day experience from the Beer Garden during the 2018 season will be familiar with the work of The Craft Guys, an agency that links craft breweries, ciders and spirits with events around the GTA.
The People’s Choice award will be voted for by attendees on the night with results helping determine which brewers will be part of the 2019 Lamport Stadium Beer Garden. Wolfpack fans are encouraged to attend a fantastic evening of entertainment and have their say, with entry including a free ticket voucher for any regular season game at Lamport Stadium in 2019.
The Beer and Cider Awards are presented by the Big Green Egg and will showcase over 80 craft beers and ciders, proudly supporting over 40 family run businesses across Ontario. Award categories on the night will include Best in Show, People’s Choice, Lager, IPA, Pale Beer, Dark Beer, Wheat Beer, Stout/Porter, Sour and Speciality.
Attendees can also enjoy an assortment of hors d’oeuvres prepared by Executive Chef Jamie Meireles and Gay Lea cheeses paired with their favourite beers. Rounding out this delicious evening is Toronto’s own, Blackie Jackett Jr.; a high-energy, versatile band offering a unique style of fun-loving old school country rock.
Entry to the event includes 5 drinks tickets, food samplings, live entertainment, a chance to win a free Big Green Egg MiniMax and a free ticket to a 2019 regular season game at Lamport Stadium.
The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair dates back to 1922 and attracts over 300,000 people annually to celebrate the very best food, livestock and horsemanship that Canada has to offer. The 9-day event runs between November 2ndto November 11that Exhibition Place.