Get your livers tuned up and your walking shoes a-ready, as Sacramento Beer Week is here again! More than 300 beercentric events are listed on the website for your tasting pleasure. Much like last year, the second annual celebration of Sacramento’s craft beer community will feature tastings, pairings, beer dinners and more at all of … Continue reading “Sacramento Beer Week”
Two cool events this weekend will help you warm up for Sacramento Beer Week. On Saturday, meet the dead brewers of times gone past. On Sunday, meet brewers of today and watch lots of beer get made. (Please forgive the press release cut and paste. I’m busy.)
The Sac Rag is happy to announce that we are one of the first sponsors to jump on board to support Sacramento Beer Week. Check out the official website and get on the mailing list to keep updated as more than 100 beer-themed events are added over the next month. Sacramento Beer Week will not … Continue reading “Sac Rag sponsors Sacramento Beer Week”
Mark your calendar for the first annual Sacramento Beer Week, February 24-27 2010!
Beer lovers of Sacramento, this is one of those weekends you have been waiting for. Whether you want to drink, learn to homebrew, hobnob with other beer lovers, or do all of the above, you have plenty of chances to get your brew on. The star this weekend is the 24th Anniversary of Rubicon Brewing … Continue reading “A great weekend for beer”
Craft beer lovers rejoice, as you have several opportunities to try great beers ranging from local favorites, NorCal stalwarts and examples from around the world at the Raley Field Brewfest on Friday evening, the West Coast Brew Fest on Saturday and the Shriners Hospital Cyclebration Saturday evening. The Raley Field Brewfest is hosted by the … Continue reading “Three beer fests this weekend”
Ah, sweet decisions. This weekend, you have the choice between the Suds on the Green and the Midtown Community Festival. Both are for children’s charities, both feature fine brews, each has interesting stuff to do besides drinking. Enjoy!
The SacRag is a fan of comedy. Occasionally, even we are funny (usually to ourselves as we insert obscure Simpsons quotes and Pavement references into stories). We are especially, and sometimes unabashedly, fans of the Sacramento Comedy Spot. If you have not enjoyed one of their improv shows, stand-up showcases, podcasts, or other thingies, you … Continue reading “Comedy + Beer = Funnier!”
During the closing weekend at the State Fair, make sure you find your way to my two favorite spots; the Wine Garden and the Brewfest. While the Wine Garden is open every day, the Brewfest is only on Saturday at 5pm. The Wine Garden has changed things up this year. Instead of offering nothing but … Continue reading “Award winning beer and wines at State Fair”
While I am a beer, wine, tequila and whiskey guy, I appreciate a good cocktail. Artistry and superior ingredients separate the men from the boys, or in this case, the well from the top shelf. Next week, Sacramento celebrates our top shelf cocktail makers and shakers with the second annual Midtown Cocktail Week. Imbibers have … Continue reading “Midtown Cocktail Week”