The 2018 Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference - Halifax, Nova Scotia

May 24th, 25th and 26th

Register to the 2018 Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference

Registration to the 2018 Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia is open!

Full conference registrations have SOLD OUT!

Expo Only passes are still available for $120.


Attendees will receive access to:

  • Trade show floor with over 90 vendors
  • Carefully curated industry seminars
  • Industry leader Keynote address
  • The Nova Scotia beer industry leaders showcasing unique Maritime beer and culinary scene
  • Canada’s best beer industry networking and social events
  • Awards Gala Dinner

Your registration also includes two breakfasts, two lunches and the Gala dinner at the awards night INCLUDING the opportunity to sample the finest Canadian beers from across the country.

The 16th annual Canadian Brewing Awards (CBAC) is set for May 24-26, 2018 at the NOVA Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia. CBAC 2018 combines three days of industry education and business networking, ending with an exciting awards gala recognizing the top beers in 55 different style categories.

Last year, the CBAC saw over 1700 entries from 240 breweries. This year, organizers expect to see a significant increase in entries to reflect the growth in the Canadian brewery industry.

Online beer submissions are now open at and will be open until March 9, 2018.  Early bird pricing ends April 9th, tickets are available at regular price after that date. With tickets selling out in 2017, the planning team is anticipating another sold-out conference for 2018 in Halifax.

If you’ve attended the CBAC in the past, you know what a great experience it is, if this will be your first time attending, you are in for a real treat as Halifax is pulling out all the stops to host Canada’s brewing community.


Partner Hotels 

Cambridge Suites Hotel
1583 Brunswick St, 
Halifax, NS B3J 3P5
(902) 420-0555
North America Dial Toll Free 1-800-565-1263
 Prince George Hotel
1725 Market Street Halifax,
Nova Scotia, Canada B3J 3N9
(902) 425-1986
In North America Dial Toll Free 1-800-565-1567
NOTE: When booking to please ask for the Canadian Brewing Awards room block.