A few quick tips for running around during the Craft Brewers Conference (beyond the usual “hydrate, hydrate, hydrate” mantra I usually preach). Double-check the hours of an establishment or event before going, particularly if it’s late. Eat when you can—with so many people in town and things happening, you never know when your next chance to grab a bite will be. Google Maps is your friend (particularly if you have a smartphone). It’s easy to … Continue reading →
Category Archives: Events
Just a few of the pictures I snapped from yesterday, I’ll have more to post and say later. Enjoy!
On Saturday, April 18th beer writer Brian Yaeger and Culmination Brewing are hosting their Baker’s Dozen Doughnuts & Coffee Beers Festival from 10am until 1pm—featuring 13 beers paired with 13 doughnuts (okay, really samples of each because who can eat and drink that much in one sitting?). Here’s the description: Culmination Brewing Company is delighted to be hosting Oregon Breweries author Brian Yaeger’s event — the Baker’s Dozen Coffee Beers & Doughnuts Festival aka Baker’s Dozen … Continue reading →
Kicking off today and running all week during the Craft Brewers Conference is Cascade Brewing‘s Sour and Wild Invitational taking place at their Barrel House in southeast Portland. Each day from the 14th through the 18th from 3pm to closing, the Barrel House will feature pours of amazing sour and wild beers not only from Cascade but from a large number of guest breweries! Since it’s running all week there’s really no excuse not to … Continue reading →
On Thursday, April 16, east coasters Dogfish Head Brewing and Victory Brewing are teaming up to bring one of more creative events I’ve seen to the Craft Brewers Conference (and that’s saying something). It’s an art exhibit: Amber Waves, The Art of American Craft Beer. Now in its third year, AMBER WAVES will be held on April 16, 2015 from 5 PM to 10 PM at Castaway Portland and will feature more than 20 American craft … Continue reading →