Foodstock 2022: Concert, beer and food festival this summer

And all for a great cause.

A new summer event will bring together local bands, breweries and food trucks under the sun for an afternoon of fun, all for a good cause.

The first annual Foodstock will take place June 26 at Swangard Stadium in Burnaby.

The new ticketed event for ages 19+ is a fundraiser for the Greater Vancouver Food Bank (GVFB) and attendees are asked to bring a picnic blanket or lawn chairs to make the most of the day . Your admission entitles you to one drink ticket, with others available for purchase on site; 50 percent of the proceeds from all beverage sales will be donated to GVFB. Meanwhile, 10% of all food sales will be donated to GVFB.

Here is the range of food and drinks – more to be announced:

  • beaver tails
  • Kiu Grill
  • Shameless buns
  • wings
  • Mac and cheese roll
  • Brewing strange fellows
  • Luppolo Brewery
  • Dageraad Brewery
  • Bomber Brewing
  • Brewing in the studio
  • Bridge Brewing
  • Wildeye Brewing
  • NUDE Drinks

As for live music, Foodstock will feature sets from Bend Sinister, Sleepy Gonzales, Generous Thieves, The Noodle Boys, Uncle Strut, Green Alderson, Madelyn Read and Good Goin’.

Food reserve 2022

When: Sunday June 26, 2022 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Or: Swangard Stadium – 3833 Imperial Street, Burnaby

Cost: $56.76 – $179.29; tickets available through Eventbrite

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