Hold onto your Lucky Charms... The Harrison Beer & Oktoberfest is going Irish!
The 5th Annual Harrison Beer Festival Friday October 28th & Saturday October 29th
First things first. You need to buy tickets before they sell out! Next, you will need a proper Irish Leprechaun Name...
What's your Leprechaun name?
Use the letter that your name starts with to find your first name:
A - Antiquee B - Bubbles C - Corney D - Droopy E - Ethically F - Fussy G - Grumpy H - Harmony I - Itchy J - Jaunty K - Knobby L - Lumpy M - Messy N - Nippy O - Ornery P - Perky Q - Queasy R - Rolypoly S - Snappy T - Testy U - Unruly V - Vaguely W - Wobbley X - Xspecially Y - Yummy Z - Zippy
Use the month that you were born to find your last name:
Jan - McComplicated Feb - O'Doodle Mar - McDiddleDoodle Apr - McCreepy May - O'Lucky Jun - O' Droopy Jul - McSippy Aug - McNugget Sept - O'Shlitzski Oct - McMuffin Nov - McWobbly Dec - O'Shootsky
Now that you have tickets and a proper Irish Name, here are some extremely useful Irish words and phrases:
What? = Cad?
Can you speak more slowly? = An miste leat labhairt níos moille?
You speak Irish, good for you. = Tá Gaeilge agat, bail ó Dhia ort.
I need more beer. = i gá níos mó beoir.
I can't find my beer. = Ní féidir liom teacht ar mo beoir.
Hello, you look like beer. = Dia duit , a fhéachann tú cosúil le beoir.
Can I have your beer? = Is féidir liom a bheith do beoir ?
Do I look fat? = dhéanann Táim saill?
Where's the bottle opener? I can't get this twisty thing off the top of the bottle! = Nuair is é an opener buidéal? Ní féidir liom a fháil an rud twisty as an barr an bhuidéil!
Now take your tickets, your proper Irish name, your useful phrases and go to the following events:
CASK NIGHT - Friday October 28th from 6:30pm until 10:30pm
Will bring in up to eight of BC's best craft breweries, for an evening of friendly competition comparing a variety of unique, one of a kind brews. With a warm and friendly Irish pub feel complete with food, music and games. More info: www.harrisonbeerfest.com/Cask-Night
HARRISON BEER FESTIVAL- Saturday October 29th from 1:00pm until 6:00pm
Armed with your complimentary tasting glass, compare a selection of awesome craft beers. You will then vote to decide the winner of this year's Harrison Beer Festival. Check out the website to see the list of Brewers or the list of beers they will be pouring. More info: www.harrisonbeerfest.com/Harrison-Beer-Festival
OKTOBERFEST DANCE - Saturday October 29th from 8:00pm until 11:30pm
October and beer means Oktoberfest and tonight you will experience great music with the Beer Barrels, great beer & a great time. Come dressed to celebrate and the best male and female costumes will win a great prize. More info: www.harrisonbeerfest.com/Oktoberfest-Dance
By the end of the Harrison Beer Festival you will believe...say it with me now... I BELIEVE!