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Big Rock Brewery

Big Rock Brewery Complex 1-5555 76 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2C 4L8, Canada
+1 403-720-3239
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We had a blast visiting the brewery and our tour guide Cody was out of this world great. We joined... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
joseph f
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tenafly
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Casual, Fun, Informative

The tour began with tasting beer and cider! Awesome! We then were lead through the brewery by a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brenda H
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Sherwood Park, Canada
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Whether you're a craft beer newbie or a seasoned imbiber... a tour through Big Rock Brewery, Canada's leading craft brewery, is a great way to spend some of your valued time in Calgary. A team of beer passionate folks who live, love and drink craft beer will lead you through a 90-minute brewery tour and tasting that is both informative and fun. All tours are booked in advance through our website and cost $25 per person (including tastings and a complimentary souvenir to take home!).
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“our tour guide” (54 reviews)
“brewing process” (32 reviews)
“great tour” (31 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Big Rock Brewery Complex 1-5555 76 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2C 4L8, Canada
Southeast Calgary
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+1 403-720-3239
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"our tour guide"
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"brewing process"
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"great tour"
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"beer tasting"
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"beer making"
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"beers and ciders"
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"craft brewery"
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"entire process"
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"his knowledge"
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"industrial area"
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"would highly recommend this tour"
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"great afternoon"
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"spend an afternoon"
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"christmas party"
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"visiting calgary"
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"colin"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a blast visiting the brewery and our tour guide Cody was out of this world great. We joined a few minutes late but enjoyed the craft, the drafts (at the end) and overall enjoyable experience. Learn more about beer and let Cody be...More

Thank joseph f
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour began with tasting beer and cider! Awesome! We then were lead through the brewery by a knowledgeable guide. He was lots of fun! We then ended the tour with another tasting. It was very relaxed, entertaining and thoroughly enjoyable. We would definitely recommend...More

Thank Brenda H
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Big Rock Brewery is a great place to take a tour of a mid sized brewing company. Very enjoyable. Highly Recommended.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Colin did a nice job with the tour! Recommended! It's nice that we can try all of the beers before and after the tour.

Thank E_ouellet
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

A big thanks to Mitch our tour guild of this wonderful facility! So much gained knowledge and fun experiences. If you get the chance do check it out, at the end you get to taste test all their current flavours. A nice bonus on top...More

2  Thank Rebekah C
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Great day for my fiances birthday. Mitch is great and knowledgeable. Beer was great and inexpensive in the gift shop.

Thank Colby S
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I went there for a company Christmas Party and I had a blast, staff was friendly, food was great and the drinks were cold! 👍🏻👍🏻

1  Thank Oscar F
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Adam B took the time to introduce us to a few brews. Very informative presentation. Took away some refreshing ciders and a few bottles of their beer. If you go, ask for Adam!

Thank Steve L
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Dan was super personable, knowledgeable and had a passion for the subject matter. Learning about the various steps in the brewing process and the rich history of Big Rock was very interesting . Starting the tour with a sample was a great way to set...More

Thank ttcharlie12
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Brewery tour with Sean was outstanding, he really knew his stuff. Great way to spend a Friday night. Tasting session afterwards led to us all buying 6-packs. Was lit!

Thank Braden S
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Response from Kathleen M | Reviewed this property |
They are allowed in the restaurant but not for the tour. Must be 18 for the tour.
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Tanya P
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Response from Stanley F | Reviewed this property |
Our products are designed to reduce the waste volume from process. In the case of the brewing industry, these products are handled in a manner that allows them to be reused in another industry as an input. The energy demands... More
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