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San Diego Beer Events

Below is a work-in-progress listing of upcoming beer events in San Diego County. To submit an event, send an e-mail to ryan@westcoastersd.com with a link or info. Events are subject to change; please contact the venue or organizer with specific questions. Updated 5/23/17

Beer to the Rescue Charity Campaign:
All-Month 5/1-31
Spring Fling Lemon Verbena Saison @ Bitter Brothers Brewing Co.
Daily Grind Coffee Cream Ale @ All Oggi’s Locations
Thursday 5/25
– Charity IPA Fundraiser @ Belching Beaver Brewery – Oceanside
Friday 5/26
– Corn-Hole & Foosball Tournament @ Iron Fist Brewing Co. – Vista
– Belgian Coffee Ale Fundraiser @ Burning Beard Brewing
Saturday 5/27
– Bottle Beer Release @ Toolbox Brewing Co.
– Beer to the Rescue Day @ Fallbrook Brewing Co.
Sunday 5/28
– Oat Imperial Pale Lager Fundraiser @ ChuckAlek Biergarten
Monday 5/29
– Trending Travis-ty Hazy Session IPA Fundraiser @ Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Liberty Station
Tuesday 5/30
– Charity Tuesday @ Societe Brewing Co.
Wednesday 5/31
– Beer to the Rescue Closing Ceremonies @ Rip Current Brewing Co. – San Marcos

MAY 2017 LOCAL BEER EVENTS
Thursday 5/25
Finest Made Ales Night @ KnB Bistro & Bottle Shop
Friday 5/26

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Alpine Beer Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Live Music: Robin Henkel @ ChuckAlek Biergarten
Saturday 5/27
Guided Tasting @ Benchmark Brewing
Wednesday 5/31
5-Course Avery Beer Dinner @ Circa SD

JUNE 2017
Friday 6/2-6/3
3rd Anniversary Celebrations @ Common Theory Public House
Friday 6/2
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Mother Earth Brew Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Saturday 6/3
Pink Boots 10th Anniversary Beer Festival @ Liberty Station
4th Annual Classic Car Show @ Belching Beaver Vista
Craft Beer & Artisan Cheese Pairing @ Coronado Tasting Room
Tuesday 6/6
June Tap Takeover w/ Alpine @ Yard House Mission Valley
Thursday 6/8
Soap Making Demo @ North Park Beer Co.
Friday 6/9
Live Music: Drought Tolerant Bluegrass @ ChuckAlek Biergarten
– Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Mother Earth Brew Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Saturday 6/10
3rd Anniversary Party @ Council Brewing Company
Hops & Heat IPA & Spicy Food Fest @ Churchill’s Pub & Grille
Beer & Cheese Pairing @ Kilowatt Brewing
Beers + Beards @ 32 North Brewing Company
Sunday 6/11
Stone Sour Fest 2017 @ Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Escondido
Monday 6/12
5×5 Beer & Venissimo Cheese Pairing @ Eppig Brewing
Thursday 6/15
CBA Webinar Series: Brewery Safety w/ Drown Consulting
Friday 6/16
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Mother Earth Brew Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Friday 6/16 – Sunday 6/18
SD International Beer Fest @ Del Mar Fairgrounds
Saturday 6/17
Tony Gwynn 5.5K @ AleSmith Tasting Room
Sunday 6/18
Father’s Day Beer Brunch @ The Abbey on Fifth Avenue
Wednesday 6/21
9th Annual Taste of Vista
DrinkAbout @ 8 North Park/South Park Area Bars
Friday 6/23
Live Music: Bad Penny & The Pistols @ ChuckAlek Biergarten
– Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Mother Earth Brew Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Saturday 6/24

Arts & Amps w/ The Donkeys @ Karl Strauss PB
MDA’s 37th Annual Padres Tailgate and Fire Fighter Chili Cook-off
Hillcrest Craft Beer Crawl
– SOCIETE 5 Five-Year Fest & Five-Year Feast @ Societe Brewing
Guided Tasting @ Benchmark Brewing
Friday 6/30
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Mother Earth Brew Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park

JULY 2017
Friday 7/7
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Modern Times Beer
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Saturday 7/8
2nd Anniversary Party @ Duck Foot Brewing Company
New Belgium Tour de Fat @ Waterfront Park
Tuesday 7/11
Beer Dinner No. 2 @ North Park Beer Co.
July Tap Takeover w/ Second Chance @ Yard House Mission Valley
Friday 7/14

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Modern Times Beer
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Live Music: Robin Henkel @ ChuckAlek Biergarten
Monday 7/17
Siebel Institute Advanced Homebrewing Course @ White Labs
Wednesday 7/19
Hop-Con 5.0 @ Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Liberty Station
DrinkAbout @ 8 North Park/South Park Area Bars
Friday 7/21

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Modern Times Beer
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Thursday 7/27
Yeast Essentials 2.0 @ White Labs
Friday 7/28

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Modern Times Beer
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Live Music: Dale Desmuke @ ChuckAlek Biergarten
Saturday 7/29
Arts & Amps w/ The Schizophonics @ Karl Strauss PB
Guided Tasting @ Benchmark Brewing
Sunday 7/30
5th Annual North P.B. Sip N Stroll

AUGUST 2017
Friday 8/4
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Pizza Port Brewing Company
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Monday 8/7
Siebel Institute Essential Quality Control Course @ White Labs
Tuesday 8/8
August Tap Takeover w/ Modern Times @ Yard House Mission Valley
Friday 8/11

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Pizza Port Brewing Company
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Live Music: Marauak @ ChuckAlek Biergarten
Wednesday 8/16
DrinkAbout @ 8 North Park/South Park Area Bars
Friday 8/18
Stone 21st Anniversary Celebration – Brewers Reception @ CSU San Marcos
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Pizza Port Brewing Company
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Saturday 8/19
Stone 21st Anniversary Celebration & Invitational Beer Festival @ CSU San Marcos
Tuesday 8/22
Pink Boots Society Meeting (RSVP) @ Coronado Brewing Co.
Friday 8/25

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Pizza Port Brewing Company
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Live Music: Evan Bethany @ ChuckAlek Biergarten
Saturday 8/26
Guided Tasting @ Benchmark Brewing

SEPTEMBER 2017
Friday 9/1
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Tuesday 9/5
September Tap Takeover w/ Rip Current @ Yard House Mission Valley
Friday 9/8

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Friday 9/15
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Monday 9/18
Pink Boots Society Meeting (RSVP) @ Burning Beard Brewing
Wednesday 9/20
DrinkAbout @ 8 North Park/South Park Area Bars
Friday 9/22

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Friday 9/29
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Saturday 9/30
Guided Tasting @ Benchmark Brewing

OCTOBER 2017
Friday 10/6
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Green Flash Brewing Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Tuesday 10/10
October Tap Takeover w/ Port Brewing/The Lost Abbey @ Yard House Mission Valley
Friday 10/13

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Green Flash Brewing Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Wednesday 10/18
Pink Boots Society Meeting @ Rock Bottom La Jolla
– DrinkAbout @ 8 North Park/South Park Area Bars
Friday 10/20

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Green Flash Brewing Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Friday 10/27
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Green Flash Brewing Co.
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Saturday 10/28
Guided Tasting @ Benchmark Brewing

NOVEMBER 2017
Friday 11/3
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Stone Brewing
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Tuesday 11/7
Pink Boots Society Meeting (RSVP) @ Societe Brewing Company
November Tap Takeover w/ Coronado @ Yard House Mission Valley
Friday 11/10

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Stone Brewing
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Monday 11/13
Siebel Institute Sensory Panel Management Course @ White Labs
Wednesday 11/15
DrinkAbout @ 8 North Park/South Park Area Bars
Friday 11/17

Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Stone Brewing
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Friday 11/24
Hops on the Harbor Dinner Cruise w/ Stone Brewing
Kick-Ass Cask Night @ Belching Beaver North Park
Saturday 11/25
Guided Tasting @ Benchmark Brewing

DECEMBER 2017
Tuesday 12/5
December Tap Takeover w/ AleSmith @ Yard House Mission Valley