The Salmonbellies are part of that whole New West tradition thing, and although I’m not a rabid lacrosse fan, I think it’s fun, fast paced, and a great way to spend a night in town. There are still a few home games at Queens Park Arena if you’re into catching a game, and tickets for a family are really reasonably priced. Check out Jason Kurylo’s photos from the recent game on July 7, which the Bellies took 10-9. The Bellies are currently top of the WLA standings.
Brewing beer at Steel & Oak is part science, part art, and a whole lot of toil.
Since opening in the summer of 2014, the craft brewery next to the Third Avenue overpass has already expanded its beer making capacity to 270,000 litres and added a bottling line. The tasting room has become a community gathering place; even baby and momma groups meet there on some afternoons, their strollers parked akimbo amidst the tall industrial steel stools and wooden tables.
But it’s in the back where the magic happens. Continue reading “Slideshow: Brew Day”