Taking "The Kids" Sightseeing in Chicago

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As part of the Marketing Department, I was asked to accompany other Deschutes Brewery crew members to Chicago for a huge beer launch. This sounded like an exciting adventure so I thought I’d take “the kids” along for some sightseeing since neither Mirror Pond Pale Ale nor Black Butte Porter had been to the windy city before.

St. Patrick's Day Dash

Run for fun in GREEN!
Sun, Mar 17
10:05 am - 1 pm
Deschutes Brewery Bend Public House
1044 NW Bond Street
Bend, OR
(541) 382-9242
The Mt. Bachelor Rotary St. Patrick's Day Dash, presented by Deschutes Brewery, is a family 5K fun run in Bend, Oregon. Gather the family to walk, jog, crawl or run, and be sure to wear your green as there will be prizes for best costume and best wearin' o the green! This event benefits the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Oregon.

The Mt. Bachelor Rotary St. Patrick's Day Dash, presented by Deschutes Brewery, is Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 10:05 am sharp!

Hopscotch Beer & Scotch Festival

In Seattle!
Fri, Feb 22 - Sat, Feb 23
5 pm - 11 pm
Fremont Studios
155 N 35th St.
Seattle, WA
Hop Scotch Beer & Scotch Festival is the premier beer, Scotch, whiskey, and wine tasting experience benefiting Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF). On February 22 and 23, Fremont Studios transforms into a swanky beverage tasting lounge featuring over 80 libations to swirl, sniff and sip. New this year, whiskey-lovers can partake in a meet-the-makers Whiskey Lunch.

Beer Dinner with Nevin's Brewing Company

Deschutes and Nevins Brews are a great combo!
Wed, Feb 20
6 pm - 9 pm
Nevins Brewing Company
12337 South Route 59
Plainfield , IL
(630) 428-4242
Join Deschutes Brewery at newly opened Nevin’s Brewing Company for their inaugural beer dinner! Executive Chef Marcus Mooney has designed a stellar 5-course meal paired with 5 Deschutes Brewery beers. A Deschutes Brewery brewer will be present to discuss all things Deschutes Brewery. And Nevin’s own Brewmaster, Marc Wilson, will be available to provide guests with a close-up look of the new brewhouse before dinner. Call Nevin’s at 630-428-4242 to reserve your tickets via credit card.

Red Chair NWPA Day at Sun Valley Warm Springs

Sat, Feb 16
11 am - 4 pm
Sun Valley Mountain
PO Box 10
Sun Valley , ID
(800) 786-8259
Join us at Sun Valley in ID for a day of snow play and Red Chair NWPA specials all over the mountain! Nothing is better than a pint of this refreshing beverage after a day on the hill. We hope to see you on the slopes! Cheers!!

Tacoma Big Beer Festival

Enjoy some big Deschutes beers!
Sat, Feb 16
12 pm - 8:30 pm
Foss Waterway Seaport
705 Dock Street
Tacoma, WA
Do you like BIG BEERS? Well, the BIG BEER Festival will be held Saturday February 16th, in two sessions, from noon to 4pm and 4:30pm to 8:30pm, at the Foss Waterway Seaport along the beautiful Foss waterway in downtown Tacoma, with all profits benefiting YWCA. That's right! BIG BEERS, Big in Flavor and Big in Character. This brewery invitation only event is being held to bring together those that are passionate about craft beer, and to further build community while promoting this amazing beverage in the South Sound. This new event will surely be one to look forward to annually.

Zwickelmania

Open House for ALL Oregon Breweries!
Sat, Feb 16
11 am - 4 pm
Deschutes Bend Brewing Facility
901 SW Simpson Ave.
Bend, OR
(541) 385-8606
Need a reason to check out our Bend Brewing Facility and sample some FRESH beer straight from a zwickel on the cellar room floor? Then join us for Zwickelmania 2013! Hosted by the Oregon Brewers Guild (OBG), Zwickelmania is a free statewide event that offers visitors a chance to tour Oregon breweries, meet the brewers and sample their favorite beers.

Brrvana!

At Monk's House of Ale Repute
Sat, Feb 9
4 pm - 9 pm
Monk's House of Ale Repute
420 E 8th Street
Sioux Falls, SD
Brrrvana will feature 25 new beers including beer from Deschutes Brewery, food, and music by "Jack, Johnny, Jamison." Monk's opens at 3pm, and food will be available at 4pm. Music will be ongoing from 5-9pm. Both indoor bars will be open, as well as the party room and the north end that will open to the outdoors via an overhead door. One beer wagon will be set up outside and the rest of the beers will be served in the building at three locations. Fire pit stations will provide warmth outside on the north end of the building.

LA Bacon Festival

Bacon and Beer!
Sat, Feb 9
2 pm - 6 pm
Petersen Auto Museum
6060 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
(323) 964-6356
The inaugural Los Angeles Bacon Festival will take place Feb 9th at the Peterson Automotive Museum. Featuring dozens of restaurants and bakeries, the event will play homage to all things bacon, presented in both sweet and savory dishes. Deschutes beer will even be there to pair with all things bacon!

Both general and VIP admission will includes taste of participating businesses' signature dishes and access to the Peterson Car Museum, with VIP admission including cocktail tastings, admission an hour earlier later, and some surprise perks.

Red Chair NWPA Day at Bogus Basin

Ski, snowboard and enjoy a crisp Red Chair NWPA!
Sat, Feb 9
11 am - 4 pm
Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area
2600 Bogus Basin Road
Boise , ID
(208) 332-5100
Join us at Bogus Basin in Boise, ID for a day of snow play and Red Chair NWPA specials all over the mountain! Nothing is better than a pint of this refreshing beverage after a day on the hill. We hope to see you on the slopes! Cheers!!
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