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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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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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Big Rock Brewery Complex 1-5555 76 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2C 4L8, Canada
Southeast Calgary
+1 403-720-3239
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Coming from a small craft brewery in Ontario it was cool to see how a large craft brewery operates. A tasty selection of beer was available for tasting and we had a very informative tour with our guide Nick. He gave us a lot of...More

Thank Mason R
Reviewed 3 days ago

While visiting Calgary, we decided on paying a visit to Big Rock Brewery. Not only did we get to enjoy some delicious beer and cider samples, but we got a solid education while we were at it. Garrett our guide was funny, genuine, and clearly...More

Thank dtmikebrown
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour started and ended with samples! How could you go wrong? The guide for our tour was Garrett and he was knowledgeable and enthusiastic about Big Rock beer. He gave a great tour and was able to answer most of our questions. He also...More

Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Big Rock brewery, and couldn't have been more impressed! Our tour guide, Gary, was super personable and knowledgeable. We definitely learned a lot about the brewing process. Everything from the types of hops used, to the types of malted grains, to the different...More

Thank MizMaerie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tatenda was an excellent tour guide and was very generous when sampling the brew. Very interesting tour on how they make Big Rock Beer. Well worth the admission price. The rest of the staff were very friendly and eager to help or answer questions. Tried...More

1  Thank Piehl W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tatenda was a great tour guide. I'm not much of a beer drinker, but Tatenda found 3 beers that I actually enjoyed. Thanks for a great informative tour. 🤗

1  Thank Tracey887
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sean was a very knowledgeable tour guide who showed us around the whole place and answered all of our question. At the end we got to taste all the different Big Rock beers and even the limited edition brews. Highly recommended for tourists or locals.

Thank watson111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cody our Guide was fantastic, friendly and very generous with the sampling:) Very impressed with all that we learned and great value. Now if I could only find half the products in my home town.....not having a lot of luck. I'll keep looking though. Cody...More

Thank TanysSweets
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great learning experience visiting the Big Rock brewery for the first time, but we feel the tour guide should wear a microphone as there is noise in the buildings that cannot be helped. Our tour guide, Nick, did a great job it...More

Thank Jodi D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

neat place to stop and have a local pint... friendly staff, clean, comfortable for a break on afternoon outing

Thank B5531RKmichaelp
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Karina J
14 July 2017|
Response from Kathleen M | Reviewed this property |
They are allowed in the restaurant but not for the tour. Must be 18 for the tour.
Tanya P
26 January 2017|
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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