Big thanks to our 2016 Sponsors for making last year’s Beer Week Epic!
2016 BARREL AGED SPONSORS
McMenamins Old St. Francis School
›› McMenamins.com/OldStFrancisPub Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the pub’s deep booths and original artwork make for a comfortable spot to linger over any meal. Set in the former Catholic school’s main building, the pub offers hearty pub fare, handcrafted ales brewed right downstairs in the onsite brewery and seasonal weekly specials. Returning Sponsor!
2016 IMPERIAL SPONSORS
›› DrinkTanks.com The Drink Tanks Growler is cast from high quality stainless steel and does not sweat due to a double wall vacuum insulation design. The BPA free poly lid is secured by a sturdy double bail locking system that keeps your beer fresh for up to 24 hours. Returning Sponsor!
2016 MALT BILL SPONSORS
Broken Top Bottle Shop › Check out Beer Geek Week!
›› BTBSBend.com The Official Brew Hub for Central Oregon Beer Week! BTBS offers a rotating 12 – 15 tap selection of craft and specialty beer, along with wine and other beverages, to be paired with delicious, healthy food, such as smoked meats, panini sandwiches, appetizers, soups, salads, as well as awesome vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options. Returning Sponsor!
Sunriver Brewing Company
›› SunriverBrewingCompany.com Sunriver Brewing Company is dedicated to providing exceptional food and service in a fun atmosphere. We will be showcasing our very own handcrafted beer as well as a few other Central Oregon favorites. Returning Sponsor!
Wild Ride Brewing
›› WildRideBrew.com Redmond’s 6th brewery – these guys mean business. Starting off with a brewer whose previous adventures include Kona Brewing and Laurelwood. Cheers! Returning Sponsor!
2016 RHIZOME SPONSORS
The Ale Apothecary
›› TheAleApothecary.com Paul Arney was a brewer for Deschutes for six years, but he wanted to do things his own way. Now, in his 500-square-foot garage brewery, he manifests such beers as the unique Sahalie by fermenting them entirely in wood. To Arney, beer as art is clearly a labor of love. New Sponsor!
›› DeschutesBrewery.com Founded in 1988 as a brewpub in Downtown Bend, Deschutes Brewery is now the fifth largest craft brewing company in the United States with an annual production output of nearly a quarter of a million barrels and distribution in 17 states and locations in Bend and Portland. Returning Sponsor!
Bend Brewing Co.
›› BendBrewingCo.com There are lots of great reasons to swing by the “BBC” as we lucky Bend locals know it. Bend’s second brewery is often crowded and intimate space has a patio facing the Deschutes River!Returning Sponsor!
›› CascadeLakes.com Cascade Lakes Brewing Company was founded in 1994 by three enthusiastic brothers looking for an exciting business in beautiful, sunny Central Oregon. Cascade Lakes’ beer is available throughout Washington, Oregon and Idaho. Look for our beers at your favorite pub and grab a six-pack at your local grocery store. Returning Sponsor!
Crow’s Feet Commons
›› CrowsFeetCommons.com A full service, custom bike and ski community, a café rooted in European tradition and built with the timber of Oregon, and a taproom offering up an amazing selection of great brews. And live music on the plaza? Yes please! Returning Sponsor!
›› MtBachelor.com With nearly 3,700 acres of lift-accessible terrain, and more coming this fall, you won’t want to pass up a trip to the ski resort with the highest skiable elevation in all of Oregon and Washington! Mt. Bachelor, located on the eastern flanks of Oregon’s Central Cascades, is known for its light, dry snow, diverse terrain, family-friendliness and long seasons. Returning Sponsor!
Three Creeks Brewing
›› ThreeCreeksBrewing.com Sisters, Oregon received its first craft brewery in 2008 with Three Creeks Brewing, and visiting early on you could tell this was going to be successful: solid beers, solid food, and providing Sisters (a picturesque “Old West” town largely dependent on tourism) with a much-needed brewpub. And they’ve only gotten better since Returning Sponsor!
›› WorthyBrewing.com Worthy Brewing hit the ground running as a production brewery with the capacity to brew 60,000 barrels from the get go. With about 22,000 square feet of floor space and an average ceiling height of 35 feet, there’s plenty of room to grow in. Returning Sponsor!
2016 PARTICIPATING SPONSORS
Beer Bottle Printing
›› BeerBottlePrinting.co These guys will print on growlers, wine bottles, and insulated vessels. More than just beer bottles, and right here in Central Oregon! Give them a shout and see what they can do for you. Cheers! New Sponsor!
›› BoneyardBeer.com Let it be known! Boneyard beer was started with one goal in mind Make a great beer! And make great beer they have. And now with the addition of a 15,000 square foot brewery, more greatness is sure to come. Returning Sponsor!
The Brew Shop
›› TheBrewShopBend.com The Brew Shop is home to the largest beer selection in Central Oregon. The Shop also offers a wide variety of brewing and wine making supplies, while the Pub boasts a unique rotating tap and good grub. Returning Sponsor!
›› Cabin22Bend.com With 22 taps, great food, flat screens, outdoor patio, fire pits, and located right off 14th St. on Bend’s Westside, there’s really no excuse not to stop in on the way to or from your outdoor adventure! Returning Sponsor!
Craft Kitchen & Brewery
›› craftKitchenandBrewery.com You’d be hard pressed to find a better place with a birds eye view of the Deschutes River and the Ampitheater in The Old Mill District while having a great meal and an excellent beer! New Sponsor!
Crux Fermentation Project
›› cruxfermentation.com Larry Sidor partners with Paul Evers of TBD Agency to form a small-batch brewery with big, hoppy, malty, tasty – oh, and crafty, ideas. Bring your family, bring your friends, and bring your dog! Returning Sponsor!
The Growler Guys
›› TheGrowlerGuys.com These “guys” are passionate about bringing fresh craft beer into the homes of each community they serve. Stop on by one of their many locations and find out why they’re a place that really celebrates craft beer and offers the best selection and value. Returning Sponsor!
›› GoodLifeBrewing.com Since opening in a warehouse in mid-June 2011, GoodLife Brewing Co has become a neighborhood favorite, and the cornerstone of the Century Center complex on Bend’s west side. Returning Sponsor!
Oblivion Brewing Co.
Oblivion Brewing is located in Bend. They are a small production brewery producing high grade ale’s. Golden, Pale, IPA, Porter, Stout, and seasonals! On draft only at local establishments and cans to follow! Returning Sponsor!
›› PlatypusPubBend.com Located right below the Brew Shop, and inside an old church, what better place to pull up a stool have a pint of some hard to find craft beer and tasty food! Look for weekly beer tastings and occasional tap take-overs from select distributors! Returning Sponsor!
›› RiverBendBrewing.com RiverBend Brewing features fourteen craft beers brewed by Kyle Schwenk. Along with their great beers they offer delicious bites made with all natural local ingredients from around Central Oregon. Great atmosphere with a dog friendly patio and fire pit. Returning Sponsor!
Silver Moon Brewing
›› SilverMoonBrewing.com The new moon has risen! Since Stuart, Matt, and James took the reigns of Silver Moon Brewing in 2013, nothing but great things have happened, make sure you check them out when you’re in town! Returning Sponsor!
Primal Cuts Market
›› PrimalCutsMeatMarket.com Primal Cuts Meat Market offers a carefully chosen selection of high-quality meat products from livestock that are locally and sustainably raised and fed. They also have the largest tap selection in town! Quality meat and craft beer? Yes please. Returning Sponsor!
2016 MEDIA PARTNERS & FRIENDS
›› BendSource.com The Source Weekly is the eager, attentive voice of the Central Oregon area providing an essential guide to locals and visitors alike. Continued Partner!
›› 929online.com Local. Independent. Alternative Radio. Bend, Oregon. Continued Partner!
The Bend Ale Trail
›› BendAleTrail.com The Bend Ale Trail gives visitors and locals alike a glimpse into the unique craft brewery culture of Central Oregon. Continued Partner!
›› BendOktoberfest.com Oktoberfest is the only event held in Downtown Bend that raises money to help keep Downtown Bend beautiful. Featuring traditional Bavarian food, German-style beers, Oktoberfest Games, wiener dog races, and more! Continued Partner!
The Little Woody Barrel Aged Brew and Whiskey Fest
›› TheLittleWoody.com The Little Woody Barrel Aged Brew Fest was created to commemorate one of Central Oregon’s cultural hallmarks – craft beers. This is a festival for beer lovers and connoisseurs alike! Taking place Friday and Saturday, August 30th and 31st next to the Des Chutes Historical Museum in downtown Bend, this is a festival unlike any other, featuring beers aged in wine barrels, whiskey barrels and oak barrels, which uniquely flavors and intensifies the beer. Continued Partner!
Best of Craft Beer Awards
›› BestofCraftBeerAwards.com Best Of Craft Beer Awards is a national craft beer contest set right here in Bend, Oregon. We are here to celebrate and promote the best of the best in Craft Brewing. Breweries from all over the country send in their beers to be blind taste tested by professional judges and are awarded Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in each category. We designed this unique event to benefit breweries with national exposure in major beer magazines, promotional materials, and automatic entry for the following year for medal winners. The 2nd annual Best Of Craft Beer Awards will take place January 24 and 25 at Mount Bachelor Village. Continued Partner!
Bite of Bend Beer Run
›› TheBiteOfBend.com The Bite of Bend Beer Run sends participants along a 5k race loop through Drake Park to Alpine Physical Therapy and back through Columbia Park, with three beer stops along the way featuring Deschutes Brewery, 10 Barrel Brewing and Cascade Lakes beers. Bonus points are awarded to participants in costume! Continued Partner!
Beer me Bend!
›› BeermeBend.com For the complete run down of all the breweries in Central Oregon, Beer me Bend! is the place to go. Continued Partner!
Smith Rock Hop Farm
›› SmithRockHopFarm.com Looking at full growth by 2016, this 6-acre hop farm aims to supply fresh and dried whole-leaf, and pelletized hops in several varieties to local breweries, homebrewers, and homebrew supply shops in Central Oregon and the Pacific NorthWest. Continued Partner!
We raise our glasses to our 2016 sponsors! Cheers!
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