Reinventing The Classics

Crafting The Future

Founded in 2012, Big Rig Brewery began on a modest 10 barrel system. Today, they are the largest craft brewery in our Nation’s Capital.

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In The Spotlight

Hoppin' Maibock

Hoppin’ Maibock adds a hoppy twist to a traditional spring beer. This amber lager features delicate layers of malts and is then dry-hopped with New Zealand hops to introduce big, punchy tropical notes that will make you sing.

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Visit Our Tap Room

Our Seasonal Beers

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Tour Options

Lunch & Beer-To-Go

Escape the office and head to the Big Rig Brewery Taproom for lunch, served every TuesdayFriday. Don’t leave empty-handed—the beer fridge is always stock with the freshest beer for you to grab on the way out.

 Tours & Sampling

Brewery tours take place between 12-4pm on Saturdays.Only 15 spaces available per tour, please book your spot in advance!$5 for tour and tasting.
Special group tours are available. Send us a note at for more info.

 Event Space

The coolest event space in Ottawa. From concerts to team-building nights, our Taproom and brewery delivers a unique environment, complete with some of the best beer around! Message for more info.



May 20-21

Toronto Festival of Beer (TFOB)

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May 26-28

Canadian Brewing Awards

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What Are You Waiting For

Drop By & See What’s Brewing

Big Rig Brewery
103 Schneider Rd | Kanata ON K2K 1Y3

Call 613-591-6262