Have you had a fresh hop beer yet? Now is the time. We have a handful of things going on around town as we gear up for Oktoberfest.  Read on for details about events, releases and news for our local craft beverage scene for the upcoming week in the Northern Nevada region. Cheers!

Upcoming Events

Lake Tahoe AleworX  is having a Sierra Nevada Brewing tap takeover
Thursday, September 13, starting at 11 AM
2050 Lake Tahoe Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA

Revision Brewing is having their Annual Sierra Prospect beer release with Peter Stetina. They will be releasing Pete’s Secret Stash Northeast-Style Hazy IPA on draft and in 16 oz cans.
Friday, September 14 from 6 PM – 9 PM
380 S. Rock Blvd., Sparks

Show Tree Brewing is having a release party of Zoey Ramona – A Raspberry Vanilla Ale. A percentage of the sales of this beer will go to helping pay for her medical bills.
Friday, September 14 starting at 2 PM
1496 Old Hot Springs Rd., Carson City

FiftyFifty Brewing Global Production Facility Grand Opening – Beer, food trucks and family fun!
Saturday, September 15 from 1 PM – 5 PM
10434 River Park Pl, Truckee, CA

CraftHaus Brewery presents Fourthsplosion Fest to celebrate four years of creating bitchen beers. This will be a block party in front of the brewery. Live and local music: The All-Togethers, Keith Bracewell and Indigo Kidd
Rare and Guest beers. Local Art Install: Cerissa Lopez Design
Food Trucks and BBQ Smoker: Black Tiger BBQ, VegeNation and The Mad Batter Cafe.
Rares, exclusives, out of market and local guest beers: Big Dog’s Brewing Co, Joseph James, Tenaya Creek, Marble, Hop Nuts, Banger Brewing and more.
Anniversary Beers: Dry Heat-New England IPA, Totally Worth It, Prickly Pear NE IPA with Brett, The Drive, NE IPA conditioned on Brett with Passion Fruit, Can I Have a Lick?, Orange and Vanilla Blonde on Nitro, I Am Brut, Brut IPA and more.
* One ticket price ($35) gets you unlimited pours, musical entertainment and keeper glass!
* VIP ($45) gets you an hour head start access to all beers, VIP Brewery Lounge to chill out and small bites. VIP is limited to 50 people, this sells out every year.
Saturday, September 15 from 5 PM – 10 PM
7350 Eastgate Rd #110, Henderson, NV

We have added a couple of new happenings to our EVENTS page! Just in case you wanted to plan ahead…


FiftyFifty Brewing is proud to introduce the Truckee 25 Hazy Pale. This is a commemorative brew for the 25th anniversary of the town of Truckee; with proceeds going to Truckee Donner land Trust.


FiftyFifty Brewing‘s 2018 Eclipse Release Party tickets go on sale on Wednesday, September 19 at 12:01 AM. In person at pub tickets go on sale September, 22 at 11 am. ECLIPSE RELEASE PARTY date is 12/6/18.

Great Basin Brewing is turning 25 years old this fall. We sat down with founder Tom Young for a chat. You can read about that conversation HERE.

Directions to all the local craft establishments can be found on our CRAFT MAP.

We also have an EVENTS page!

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