"Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy" - Benjamin Franklin and "Dogs are a Man's Best Friend"...SO, why not combine our love of beer and dogs to create the ultimate treat: Spent Grain Dog Biscuits.
It was about that time to hit the road once more and since we've spent ample time on the west coast lately, we decided to hit up the midwest for some tasty BBQ and fabulous hospitality in the "Paris of the Plains" also known as Kansas City!
After a week of hanging out with craft beer fans at pubs, restaurants, bars, liquor stores, and bottle shops, "The Kids," Mirror Pond Pale Ale and Black Butte Porter, decided to play the tourist card and hit up some local landmarks around town.
Join Deschutes Brewery as we partake in the fun at the Squaw Valley Oktoberfest! There will be Traditional Bavarian Music and Folk Dancers, a Benefit Beer Garten, Brats & Kraut & games from 2 to 6 pm. All entertainment at the event is free. Fundraiser for the Tahoe Truckee Lacrosse Association. $10 admission includes specialty glass and first beer, $5 for additional beer.
The Bend Roots Revival is a festival that celebrates and showcases the diverse musical, artistic, and cultural character of our community. With 80 acts and educational workshops over three days and nights, it has become the largest “local” festival in Central Oregon. The event is attended by over 4000 people each year and is volunteer-powered.
Whistler has long hosted an arrangement of exciting festivals and now it’s time for beer to have its chance to shout from a mountaintop. Beer in the mountains just feels ‘right’! A festival focused on celebrating the awesome talents of the Canadian and Pacific Northwest craft brewing industry with some international brews to boot. All situated right in the heart of Whistler Village on September 13th 2014.
Don't miss Bend's oldest and fastest 10k! This unique local event is put on by runners to benefit runners.
You have two options, both of which end at Deschutes Brewery! Nothing like extra momentum for this downhill race, damn tasty beer!
Bigfoot 10K: Crazy fast, this legendary road race runs downhill, point to point from the Seventh Mountain Resort West of Bend, down Century Drive, and finishes at the Deschutes Brewery on NW Shevilin-Hixon Drive in the Old Mill.
First presented in 2002 StarCrossed was the nation’s first twilight cyclocross race. Now, it is the much anticipated season opener to the US cyclocross season kicking-off each year in style under the Velodrome lights at King County’s Marymoor Park on a fast and spectator friendly course surrounded by a festive atmosphere. Star Crossed features great racing, DJ spun tunes, a packed Deschutes Brewery beer garden, racing under the lights and the generous door prizes.
We'll be pouring:
*Black Butte Porter
*Mirror Pond Pale Ale