Big Rock Brewery Income Trust

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust
BIG ROCK BREWERY LTD.

BIG ROCK BREWERY LTD.

March 14, 2005 19:17 ET

Big Rock Brewery: Tickets for the Eddies Sold Out


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MARCH 14, 2005 - 19:17 ET

Big Rock Brewery: Tickets for the Eddies Sold Out

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - March 14, 2005) - Big Rock Brewery
Income Trust (TSX:BR.UN): The 2005 Big Rock Eddies, one of Calgary's
foremost fundraising events, sells out again! This year The Eddies moved
to The Corral Centre at Stampede Park, doubling the capacity from last
year, and tickets were sold out on the first day!

"The growth and popularity of The Eddies continues to astound us," says
Jessica Barrie, Marketing Coordinator for Big Rock Brewery, "moreover,
it's heartwarming to know that we continue to play such an important
role in Calgary's fundraising community and be able to support such
worthy groups."

The Big Rock Eddies is Big Rock Brewery's Annual Best Beer Commercial
and Print Ad contest awards show produced by One Yellow Rabbit
Performance Theatre and Venture Communications. The Eddies has lined up
local celebrity judges with the top beer commercials in the land, great
entertainment with loads of beer.

This year's event is being held on Monday, May 9th with all the proceeds
going to the Calgary Women's Emergency Shelter and One Yellow Rabbit
Performance Theatre.

There will be over $20,000 awarded in prize money for the finalists in
both the Commercial and Print Ad contests. Also awarded will be the best
dressed male and female outfits of the evening with a $1,000 gift
certificate provided by Thomas Lynch Fashions.

The Twelfth Annual Big Rock Eddies are made possible through the support
of: West Jet, The Calgary Herald, FFWD Weekly, CJAY 92, Vibe 98.5,
NewAd, Thomas Lynch Fashions, Avenue Magazine, Venture Communications
Inc, Zoom Communications, Special Event Rentals, Unicom Graphics, AVW
Telav, Christie Lites, PM Gigs, CYGNUS Sign Management, Jetstream, Wheat
Buckley and A-Channel.

Big Rock is a regional producer and marketer of premium quality beers,
headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Big Rock's products are
available in draught, bottles and cans. The company also produces and
distributes cider and cooler products. Big Rock products are marketed in
seven provinces and three territories in Canada and in the western
United States.


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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Venture Communications Inc.
    Jim Button
    Director Public Relations & Event Marketing
    (403) 237-2388
    Email: jim@openminds.ca