Portland, OR — Presented by Columbia Distributing and Pizza Schmizza – Portland Beer Week warmed up last weekend after kicking off on Thursday and now rolls into the first full week of events. If you have not been checking the calendar it has been updated with new events almost daily. Here are a few suggestions for what you should be looking out for in the next few days.
Beer Week Sandwich @ Lardo!
All three Lardo locations (Hawthorne, Williams, SW Washington) now have the official Portland Beer Week sandwich on their menu as well as the official beer on tap and the only outlet with our T-Shirts on sale!
Pizza Schmizza Events During Beer Week
Pizza Schmizza Pub & Grub’s have special tastings and meet-the-brewer events with Stone Brewing, Lagunitas, Cascade Lakes, Pelican Brewing, Bridgeport, Full Sail and other gorge breweries. Check out all of the Schmizza’s full lineup of events: http://pdxbeerweek.com/tag/schmizza/
Belmont Station Randall Nights & Firestone Walker Event
Portland’s premiere bottleshop & taproom – Belmont Station is hosting a daily weekday tapping from a Randall that infuses beer out of the tap with special ingredients from coffee beans to cherries or bourbon soaked oak chips. Tappings happen Monday-Friday 5-7pm. Also on Saturday June 14th Belmont Station will be hosting Firestone Walker Brewing’s co-owner David Walker for a tasting of a rare flight of vintage Parabola 2011-2014 and bottle signing from 4-7pm. For Belmont Station’s full lineup of events: http://pdxbeerweek.com/tag/belmontstation/
Mussels from Brussels @ Bazi Bierbrasserie
Tuesday June 10th Various Seating Times
The ultimate challenge, Mussels from Brussels returns.
Four Oregon breweries (Breakside, Lompoc, pFriem, and Upright), four secret sauces created by each brewery for dipping in one pound of mussels served with fries, and paired with their Belgian-inspired beer.
But there’s only one “Mussels from Brussels”. Will reigning champion Alex Ganum of Upright Brewing and his team prevail? You be the judge.
Seating will take place every 30 minutes between 5:30-8:30 PM on Tuesday, June 10. Awards ceremony will take place at 9 PM once all votes have been tallied. Limit of 10 persons per seating. Cost is $25 per person plus processing fees. Tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mussels-from-brussels-tickets-11763546083
1522 SE 32nd Ave, Portland, OR 97214
Hopworks BikeBar 3rd Anniversary
Tuesday June 10th 11am-11pm
Come celebrate BikeBar’s 3rd Anniversary on N. Williams with $2.50 pints and 10% off merchandise all day. join us around 5:30 for a celebratory toast and birthday cake for everyone.
3947 N. Williams
Eugene Ale Trail PDX Launch @ The East Burn
Wednesday June 11th 6-9pm
Travel Lane County is proud to announce the official launch date for the Eugene Ale Trail. Starting June 2, craft beer enthusiasts will have an easy way to explore Lane County’s robust craft beer scene. Meet many of the brewers of Eugene and try the beers:
- Ninkasi Maiden The Shade IPA
- Hop Valley Citrus Mistress
- Oakshire Watershed IPA
- Rogue Tracktown – Honey Orange Wheat
- Planktown Hobbits Habit
- Mcmenamins Centurian DIPA
- Steelhead/Mckenzie Raging Rhino Red
- Agrarian Coalscene Saison
- Claim 52 Kolsch
- Falling Sky Hey Hey Hay ISA
The East Burn
1800 E. Burnside Street
Portland, OR 97214