Announcing the First Annual BC Gin Festival


We are excited to announce the first ever Annual BC Gin Festival!

Get ready for an unforgettable evening filled with juniper-infused delights, and diverse botanicals that define craft gin, all in support of ISF’s mission to build significant and meaningful platforms for courageous and visionary arts conversations in Vancouver.

With tastings of 46 gins (and counting) from local and international distilleries, the BC Gin Festival welcomes seasoned gin aficionados and gin-curious newcomers with an evening of unlimited tastings, live entertainment, and a chance to interact directly with leading distillers.

Date: Friday, September 6th, 2024
Time: 5-11 PM

      • 5:00-6:30 PM: Juniper Exclusive Tasting Event
      • 6:30-8:30 PM: First Tasting
      • 9:00-11:00 PM: Second Tasting

Location: Roundhouse Exhibition Hall, Vancouver, BC
Prices: $150 plus applicable fees: Juniper Exclusive Tasting | $65 plus applicable fees: First & Second Tasting

The First Annual BC Gin Festival features three events on Friday September 6, 2024.

The Juniper Exclusive Tasting is a limited admission experience for tastemakers, gin aficionados, and cocktail enthusiasts, with award-winning bartender Amber Bruce.

The First Tasting and Second Tasting – at the heart of the festival – showcase an impressive selection of craft gins from distilleries hailing from near and far.

Sipped a botanical blend that peaked your interest? No problem – stop through the onsite Legacy Liquor bottle shop to scoop your new favourites from the Tasting Room.

Featured distilleries include celebrated names such as Victoria Distillers, Sheringham Distillery, Sharpe Distillery, Roots and Wings Distillery, Monashee Spirits, Driftwood Spirits, Copper Penny Distilling, and many others. To access a full list of participating distilleries and their exclusive gins, click here.

Anticipating over 600 attendees, the BC Gin Festival will offer delicious food samples onsite to enhance the gin experience, live entertainment, and a fabulous silent auction complete with a “Mega Gin Bouquet”, filled with a bottle of every single gin featured at the festival.