Cider Harvest Festival

Purchase your ticket

September 30, 2018 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm

As a pioneer in BC's exploding craft cider industry, Merridale is proud to host the 2nd Annual Cider Harvest Festival for an all-out celebration of taste, craft, and community.  We invite YOU to celebrate the fall harvest with over 15 craft cideries from across BC. On September 30th, visit the farm to taste unique and exciting farm-crafted ciders - and meet their makers!  

2nd Annual Cider Harvest Festival at Merridale from Merridale Cidery & Distillery on Vimeo.

General Admission is $15 and includes six cider tasting tokens and a souvenir tasting glass. Additional tokens can be purchased for $1 tasting.  Multiple tokens can be used to purchase appetizers from the Merridale kitchen. Designated drivers and pets are free! 


Consider booking transportation to the festival – for an additional $20 you can get a bus from either Victoria or Duncan:

  • Victoria, Wilson’s Transportation - departing at 12pm from Uptown for Merridale and departing Merridale at 5pm to head back to Uptown.
  • Duncan, Garden City Transportation - pickup at 12:15pm at Island Savings Centre in Duncan, transfer to Merridale for a 1pm arrival, and then departing Merridale at 5pm to return to Island Savings Centre

Summer Photo Contest

GIVEAWAY TIME: Each week from July 1st to September 17th, we're giving away a pair of tickets to the Cider Harvest Festival on September 30th. That's 10 pairs of tickets up for grabs! All you have to do is post a photo of you and your friends enjoying Merridale cider or spirits this summer using the hashtag #MerridaleMakes, and you'll be entered to win. Multiple entries are allowed (and encouraged!! we wanna see your pics!).


Participating Cideries include: