Beer & Brats plus Total Tap Takeover

Lots of great beer, brats & company!
Wed, Aug 28
5 pm - 8 pm
Standard Market
333 East Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
(630) 366-7030
There’s no doubt, Standard Market is THE place to be this Wednesday evening. The gang from Deschutes Brewery in Oregon is here, and boy do they have a lineup of goodies for beer lovers. Their giant beer barrel, Woody, will be pouring beers in the parking lot for your pre- and/or post-shopping experience (paired with tasty beer brats of course). Don’t worry, you won’t have to go thirsty while you shop – inside the store is the FIRST EVER total tap takeover with 12 amazing beers from the Oregon brewery – buy a pint, keep the glass.

Black Butte Flights & Bites

If you love porters, you CAN'T miss this event!
Wed, Aug 28
5 pm
Standard Market
333 East Ogden Ave.
Westmont, IL
(630) 366-7030
If you love porters and you love delicious food, then tonight’s the night! THIS is the beer experience you don’t want to miss. Standard Market chef, Pat McCroy, and Deschutes brewer, Kyle Spencer will lead guests through a flight of Black Butte Porter, Black Butte XXIV, Black Butte XXV, and Class of ’88 Imperial Smoked Porter all while being paired with elegant small bites. Each seating is limited to ten people. Seatings will be at 5pm, 5:30, 6pm and throughout the evening on the half hour, with the last seating at 8pm.

Sunday “Bucket-O-Beer” Funday

Deschutes beer 7 days a week!!
Sun, Aug 25
12 pm - 5 pm
Cedar Hotel
1112 N. State St.
Chicago, IL
(312) 944-1112
Sunday is always funday, but what about when you add a “bucket o’ beer” to the mix? Super funday! The Deschutes Brewery gang is traveling down from Oregon with their buddy, a giant traveling beer barrel named Woody. You’ll have a chance to win some awesome giveaways – if you have a Jeopardy-style mind with a pension for trivia. Be sure to collect a pint glass while sipping on Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Chainbreaker White IPA and Inversion IPA.

Midwest Brewers Fest After Party

More Deschutes beer after the fest!
Sat, Aug 24
6:30 pm - 11 pm
Tap House Grill
24402 W Lockport St.
Plainfield, IL
(815) 733-5148
There’s nothing like a party that ends too soon – and that’s why Deschutes Brewery is extending the Brewers Fest fun with one heck of an after party. With a special post-festival keg tapping and a chance to meet and chat with the Deschutes Brewery crew (here all the way from Oregon), this is a party you don’t want to miss. Fall in love with specialty beers like the new Fresh Squeezed IPA and the elusive Armory XPA.

3rd Annual Midwest Brewers Fest

Sample Deschutes beer from Woody in IL!
Sat, Aug 24
12 pm - 6 pm
Plainfield Riverfront Park
Lockport St
Plainfield, IL
Deschutes Brewery is coming all the way from Oregon to celebrate at the Midwest Brewers Fest! Woody, Deschutes Brewery’s giant traveling beer barrel, will be there to greet craft beer fans with his tasty taps. There will be SO many delicious brews to sample, including Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Black Butte Porter, Chainbreaker White IPA, Inversion IPA, and the brewery’s summer seasonal Twilight Summer Ale. See you all there!

Springs Beer Fest

Get your Deschutes beer in CO!
Sat, Aug 3
12 pm - 4 pm
America The Beautiful Park
126 Cimino Dr.
Colorado Springs, CO
Enjoy a fun-filled day of bottomless, fresh, craft beer samplings from over 45 Noteable Craft Brewers including beer from Deschutes Brewery. Join 4,000 beer enthusiasts for an afternoon filled with games and amusements, live music and food from local restaurants! All proceeds will benefit Care and Share Food Bank of Southern Colorado.

Cascade Lakes Relay

Relay, then beer!!
Fri, Aug 2 - Sat, Aug 3
2 am - 3 am
Diamond Lake to Riverbend Park
Bend, OR
The Cascade Lakes Relay gets better every year, and the 6th Annual race will continue that tradition! The 2013 race will finish at Bend’s premier Riverbend Park in the Old Mill District. In addition, Deschutes Brewery will be to provide tastings to participants and volunteers! After you've finished the relay, you can enjoy a local pint while sitting in the park with your family and friends, listening to music, watching teams finish and taking a dip in the river. How could a Saturday in Bend be any better?

Beer & Brunch

at Binny's Marcey St.
Sat, Aug 31
11 am - 2 pm
Binny's Beverage Depot
1720 N. Marcey St.
Chicago, IL
(312) 664-4394
Beer and breakfast: it’s not an oxymoron anymore! Join us for a perfect weekend brunch of tasty treats from Berghoff Catering & Restaurant Group, recognized as one of the top caterers in Chicago. Their innovative touch will make this a one-of-a-kind brunch event to remember, as they create dishes with locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Each small bite will be paired with Deschutes Brewery beers like Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Black Butte Porter, Chainbreaker White IPA, Inversion IPA and Twilight Summer Ale .

Beer-lesque: Tastings and Tassels

Live entertainment & BEER!
Fri, Aug 30
6 pm - 9 pm
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111 West Kinzie
Chicago, IL
(312) 880-1511
What’s better than an evening full of craft beer from Oregon’s Deschutes Brewery? An evening full of craft beer…coupled with the lovely ladies from the Dolls of Doom burlesque troupe. The event will be emceed by the one and only Naughty Pierre, coming all the way from Denver with his bad boy act. The ladies will feature a Deschutes Brewery beer in each of their burlesque and variety stage acts. This is sure to be a night of excitement, laughter, and unforgettable fun. Beers will include Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Black Butte Porter, Chainbreaker White IPA, Inversion IPA and Fresh Squeezed IPA .

Hats Off To Homebrewers

We tip our hats to you, makers of beer at home!
Tue, Aug 27
5 pm - 9 pm
Horse Thief Hollow
10426 S. Western Ave.
Chicago, IL
Attention homebrewers and beer geeks…come share your love for craft at Horse Thief Hollow with the gang from Deschutes Brewery. Chat with Horse Thief Brewer Dave Williams and Deschutes Brewer Kyle Spencer while learning about (and sipping on) their Saison collaboration brew. Gather complimentary brewing supplies, including clone recipe booklets and bags of whole flower hops, to use in your next homebrew (supplies are limited). But that’s not all…
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