(LaSALLE, ON) – Planning is underway for the fourth annual LaSalle Craft Beer Festival, set to take place on Thanksgiving weekend at the Vollmer Complex. This year’s event promises to be bigger and better than ever with a special Canada 150 theme: Cheers to 150 years.
In celebration of Canada 150, the headline act is the Canadian Xsports, the ultimate all-star tribute to Canada’s internationally famous hit songs. Featuring former members of Bad Company and the David Wilcox Band, the band plays great music that is recognized by audiences of all ages.
The Canadian Xsports will take the stage on October 7 at 9:30pm.
In addition to the headline act, music will be featured throughout the festival including a DJ on October 6 and live, local artists throughout the day and evening on October 7. More entertainment updates to come.
Other new features for 2017 include commemorating Canada’s 150th with a 1.5km beer run on October 7 at 2:30pm. Registration includes festival admission, a toque, a finishers medal, and of course a beer. Details and registration info are available online
In addition, the festival will feature delicious food served up by local food trucks, Butchers on the Block, Road Chef, and Wheely Scrumptious, and once again offer a games area for festival goers to enjoy.
The two-day event takes place on October 6 and 7 and features craft beer, food, and entertainment. It will take place rain or shine inside a huge heated tent.
Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the gate and are on sale now. They can be purchased at the Vollmer Centre or on-line.