CBC Events: Widmer’s 30th Anniversary Wrap-up Party

Over the past year Widmer Brothers has been celebrating their 30 years in existence with their 30 Beers for 30 Years series, featuring a specialty beer brewed to commemorate each year they’ve been around. And on Friday, April 17—the final day of the Craft Brewers Conference—they are throwing a 30th … Continue reading

CBC Events: Belmont Station’s killer events all week

All during the week of the Craft Brewers Conference, Belmont Station has got a great lineup of events taking place—some days they even have two back-to-back events. Belmont Station is one of Portland’s very best bottleshops and beer bars (as well as a favorite of mine) and they are pulling out … Continue reading

CBC Events: Lompoc Brewing’s week-long medley

For the Craft Brewers Conference in Portland next week, Lompoc Brewing has a full slate of events taking place at their Sidebar in North Portland—something happening every night from Monday through Thursday! Not only will Sidebar be pouring some of Lompoc’s best beers, there will also be guest beers on … Continue reading

CBC Events: Brits & Yanks at Saraveza

Among the many, many events taking place next week during the Craft Brewers Conference is one taking place at Saraveza on Wednesday the 15th starting at 7pm: Brits & Yanks, A Toast to Tradition. (Saraveza’s link is here.) Unfortunately this one is taking place concurrent with the Central Oregon Brews … Continue reading

CBC Events: Central Oregon Brewers Guild Brews & Beats

Since I already posted about Deschutes Brewery’s Beer Machines event during the Craft Brewers Conference next week, I figured I’d also highlight some of the other events going on next week in Portland. Not all of them, obviously—I mean, look at how big this list is!—but a few that are … Continue reading

Deschutes Brewery’s “Beer Machines” at CBC

One of the more unique events taking place during next week’s Craft Brewers Conference is Deschutes Brewery’s and Columbia Distributing’s official CBC event Beer Machines: A Steampunk Ode To The Craft Revolution. (It’s listed as the official CBC nightly event for Thursday, April 16.) I’m not sure how else to describe … Continue reading

Oregon Beer News, 04/06/2015

Oregon Beer News for Monday, April 6, 2015. News in beer and brewing from all around Oregon, including events, tastings, festivals, and more. If you have news to share, let me know!

Out with March, in with April

Some quick notes to kick off this week. I’ll start up the Oregon Beer News posts again on Wednesday (April 1)… still catching up from spring break! We spent the past week in Florida visiting family and Universal Studios and I picked up a cold so I’m still getting my … Continue reading

2015 Craft Brewers Conference Keynote Speaker Announced

Jon and I both got the press release late last week that Simon Sinek will deliver the keynote address for the 2015 Craft Brewers Conference and I thought I’d post it because it’s something that I’m looking forward to. Jon and I have press passes and I’m starting to strategically … Continue reading