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January 2019 Beer Event Roundup

January 2019 Beer Event Roundup

Well hello, January 2019. Have you recovered from the Holidays? I’m almost there, and I think drinking boozy barrel-aged beers over several weekends might do the trick. Plus, I miss my beer friends! Below you’ll find a selection of events happening around Oregon. This list […]

Best Beers from the 2018 Holiday Ale Festival

Best Beers from the 2018 Holiday Ale Festival

Each year, the Pioneer Courthouse Square in Downtown Portland is transformed for the Holiday Ale Festival. It looks so different, that it’s hard to recognize where you are once you’re inside. This festival is one of my favorites, as it showcases rich, seasonal beers from […]

Night Out with PDXBeerGirl & Ex Novo Brewing

Night Out with PDXBeerGirl & Ex Novo Brewing

Night Out with PDXBeerGirl is an event aimed at giving you an exclusive tour, tasting, and pairing at some of Holly’s favorite craft beer spots around Portland. I chose Ex Novo Brewing because they have an awesome brewery experience, quality beer, and wonderfully nice people that run […]

Willamette Week’s 6th Annual Beer + Cider Pro/Am

Willamette Week’s 6th Annual Beer + Cider Pro/Am

The 6th Annual Beer + Cider Pro/Am is set for this Sunday at the Leftbank Annex in North Portland. It’s a unique event that brings together a professional brewer with an amateur one to create one-off brews that are only available at the festival. During […]

Brews for New Avenues Returns for Seventh Year

Brews for New Avenues Returns for Seventh Year

Brews for New Avenues is a fundraising event for New Avenues for Youth, a Portland-based non-profit dedicated to the prevention and intervention of youth homelessness. It consists of a series of events that lead up to Saturday’s rare beer auction, the largest of its kind in […]

Von Ebert Opens Second Location at Glendoveer Golf Course

Von Ebert Opens Second Location at Glendoveer Golf Course

Von Ebert East opened in mid-July at Glendoveer Golf Course, replacing Ringside Grill as the restaurant next to the Pro Shop. This is the second location for Von Ebert, following their takeover of Ohio-based Fat Heads Brewing in NW Portland. Construction of a new brewery at […]

West Coast Grocery Company Opens in SE Portland

West Coast Grocery Company Opens in SE Portland

After a series of delays, West Coast Grocery Company has finally opened near Revolution Hall in Southeast Portland! The new brewpub is led by Charlie Hyde IV, who’s family owned a grocery distribution company of the same name that was based out of Tacoma, Washington, […]

Oregon Brewers Festival kicks off July 26th, 2018

Oregon Brewers Festival kicks off July 26th, 2018

July is Craft Beer Month in Oregon, with the Oregon Brewers Festival landing on the last weekend. This year there are a few differences, though. Don’t worry, I’m here to help! 31st Annual Oregon Brewers Festival Where: Tom McCall Waterfront Park, 300 SW Naito Parkway, […]

Ruse Brewing Now Open in Southeast Portland

Ruse Brewing Now Open in Southeast Portland

The greatly anticipated Ruse Brewing opened to the public this last Saturday in Southeast Portland. Ruse is the brain child of Shaun Kalis and Devin Benware, who met while working at Culmination Brewing. It was there that they realized they had a shared vision, and […]

Upcoming July Openings and Anniversaries

Upcoming July Openings and Anniversaries

There’s a lot going on this weekend. Don’t miss out on all the fun! Brewery Openings Ruse Brewing Grand Opening When: July 14th, 2018 from 12pm-9pm Where: 4784 SE 17th Ave, Portland, OR 97202 What’s cool? All the beer, music, and food that your heart […]