Barley & Smoke is one of the only events in Calgary to feature 100% local establishments. These top breweries and eateries will be competing for: Best Beer, Best Ribs & Sauce, Best Taco and Best Wings.

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Frequently asked questions

How many meat/beer samples do you get with a standard ticket?

This year it is all you can eat package for the food and 10, sample sized drinks are included in the General Admission. Additional drinks are available for purchase.

Is this a kid friendly event?

Kids are allowed at the event, however, a standard ticket must be purchased.

What happens if it rains?

This event will happen in rain or shine.

Are there any ciders or wine available?

No, but the committee will consider this for next year. There will be an assortment of sodas other non alcoholic beverages provided at the event.

Can I get a refund if I can’t go?

All tickets are non-refundable.

Is there parking at Barley & Smoke?

Parking available for $15 in Lot 2 of the Stampede grounds.

What transportation options are available?

There is city transit available (c-train and bus) Uber or Taxi



Elbow River Pathway & MacDonald Ave SE,
Calgary, AB T2G 4J8

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