Events

2013 event info – 2014 events coming soon!

Saturday June 8th

*Marquis Event – Brews Burgers and Bluegrass – Brought to you by THRIVE @ Hanley Farm: 12pm – 8pm

Tap into the best of the Rogue Valley’s food ,drink and music on the 1st Annual Brews, Burgers & Bluesgrass as Thrive kicks off Medford Beer Week at the historic Hanley Farm. Sponsored by Green Hammer, event proceeds go to Thrive’s Local food program. 8 hours, 4 bands, 16 Rogue Valley micro brews on tap, 5 unique burgers from local ranchers. Southern Oregon wine & root beer, family fun!

Music by: 8 Dollar Mountain, The Turner Moore Band, Siquoia & Siskiyou Summit. Breweries participating: Wild River Brewing, Southern Oregon Brewing, Portal Brewing, Fire Cirkl Meadery, Conner-Fields Brewing, Caldera Brewing & Apocalypse Brewing. BUY TICKETS HERE

 

“Kegs and Eggs” Kick-Off Party with Buttercloud Bakery and Café @ Beerworks: 10am – 2pm

Egg and Rogue Creamery Hopyard Cheese Biscuit Sandwiches by Buttercloud Bakery and Café, and $1 off all tap  beers. Park and Ride to Brews Burgers and Bluegrass provided by 5 Star Taxi.

 

Joe’s Sports Bar and Grill 13th Annual Charity Golf Tournament @ Stoneridge Golf Club

Get your team together for this great charity golf tournament sponsored by Joe’s Sports Bar and Grill.

 

Oakshire Brewing “Tap Take Over” @ Beerworks: 5pm – 10pm

Beerworks is replacing every single tap handle with Oakshire beers.

 

“Lagunitas Brewery Pint Night” @ The Trophy Club: 7pm – 9pm

Special pricing on Lagunitas pints, with Karaoke to follow at 9pm.

 

“Wild River Special Brew Release” @ Wild River Pizza

Come try their brand new “Double Cross Lager”, it will be featured all week.


Sunday June 9th

*Marquis Event – “Schoolhaus Brewhaus Kickball Tournament” w/Deschutes Brewery @ Frau Kemmling’s Schoolhaus Brewhaus:  11am - Dusk

Bring a team (7-11 people) or play some pick-up. Deschutes tastings at home plate and second base hosted by Deschutes’ Chad Travartini. Two fields will be set up, and if there are enough people and teams there will be a basic bracket with the winning team getting the Deschutes Kickball Championship Cup. Team and player registration at 10am. For more information contact Schoolhaus Brewhaus at 541-899-1000.

 

“Mad /About Beer” With Mad River and Walkabout @ The Trophy Club: 4pm – 9pm

Come enjoy live music with special prices on beers from both breweries and prize raffles.

 

“Char and Chug” @ Apocalypse Brewing: 12PM – 7PM

Come on down for a BYOM (bring your own meat) BBQ at Apocalypse Brewing. Grill and grilling utensils along with disposable service ware provided – you bring the food! Beer specials all day!


Beer and Cheese Tasting with Rogue Creamery @ Beerworks: 3pm – 6pm

Try 5 pairings of award winning cheeses paired with award winning beers for $6.

 

 

Monday June 10th

 

“Wrestling and Mad Beer” with Mad River Brewing @ Jackson Creek Pizza: 5pm – 8pm

Wrestling costume contest, plus Monday Night Raw wrestling with Mad River beer specials.

 

Caldera Brewing Beer Dinner @ Elements – RSVP ONLY: 6:30pm

$45 per head, four course dinner by Chef Braden Hitt paired with Caldera beers. Jim from Caldera will be there to discuss the beers and talk about the brewery. For the menu, or to book your reservation, send an e-mail to info@elementsmedford.com.

 

“Beer & Brats” with 10 Barrel Brewing @ Schoolhaus Brewhaus: 5:30pm-8:30pm

Taste beers from 10 Barrel while enjoying smoked bratwursts on the deck.

 

“Walkalypse Collaboration Release & Ladder Ball Tournament” @Walkabout Brewing Tap Room: Starts at 3pm

Come try the Walkaberry Lager, this special brew is a collaboration between Apocalypse Brewing & Walkabout Brewing and participate in the Ladder Ball Tournament.

 

“Blue Moon and Poker” @ The Trophy Club: 6pm – 8pm

Special pricing on Blue Moon draft pints, and a Texas Hold ‘Em tournament. Tournament sign-up at 6pm.

 

“Pitch, Putt and Pints” w/Southern Oregon Brewery @ Centennial Golf Club: 5pm – 8pm

Enjoy a BBQ Chicken and Rib dinner as well as appetizers cooked with and paired with SOB beer on the Centennial Golf Club patio.  Live music by Jon Galfano.  Putting contest and a “splash for cash” pitching contest.  Draft and can samples as well as discount pints of SOB beers.

 

Portal Brewing Siberian Imperial Stout “The Dark One” Release @ Portal Brewing Tap Room  @ 6pm

Special Pricing on featured beers each day of Medford Beer Week!

 

“Grab A Can” @ Beerworks: 3pm-7pm

One fee gets a random grab from a cooler of ice cold can beer!

 


Tuesday June 11th

 

*Marquis Event – “SOB Line Dance Party” w/ Southern Oregon Brewery @ Rocky Tonk: 7pm-Close

Free dance lessons and SOB beer sampling with giveaways. Open Mic begins at 10pm.

 

“Big Mad Ass Throwdown” with Mad River Brewing @ Mr. Smith’s: 5pm – 7pm

10 contestants in an eating challenge to see who finishes the Big Ass Burger first. Beer specials throughout the evening.

 

“Swig & Stitch End of the Season Mixer ” with Women Enjoying Beer & Fabric of  Vision @  Dancin Vineyards in Jacksonville: 7pm – 9pm

An evening of fun, great conversation, education and sipping is only $20 which includes beverages and patterns. Reservations required – please call 541-482-4009 to register, 21+ years of age are welcomed

 

“Heart of Darkness Ale Trail” w/Beerworks, Portal Brewing & Bricktowne Brewing

An ale trail that forms a continuous loop from Beerworks, BricktownE Brewing and Portal Brewing. The participants will provide punch cards and will receive a punch on that card when they purchase a minimum of one pint of any dark ale, from browns to stouts, porters or cascadians at each facility.

At the final stop on their trail, starting point does not matter, they will enter their filled punch card into a drawing for the following prizes to be given at each participating spot;

  • 1st Prize = $25 gift certificate, $75 dollar value
  • 2nd Prize = Empty Growler, $18 dollar value (3 growlers from each location)
  • 3rd Prize = One pint from each place, (value varies by choice of beer)

 

“10 Barrel Tuesday” with 10 Barrel Brewing @ Howiee’s on Front

Food specials by Chef Justin and discounted pricing on 10 Barrel beers during event, plus LIVE JAZZ

 

Walkabout Beer Dinner” @ 38 Central – RSVP call 541-776-0038

Meet and greet at 5pm with the brewer, seating for dinner begins at 6pm

 

“Goose Island Pint Night” @ The Trophy Club: 6pm – 7pm

Special pricing for pints of Goose Island during event.

 

 

Wednesday June 12th

 

*Marquis Event –  “Wings & Beers” with 10 Barrel @ Trophy Club: 7pm-9pm

Come down to enjoy the Apocalypse IPA and O.G. Ale for special pricing, and some of the Trophy Club’s Famous Hot Wings. There will also be a wing eating contest, limited to 12 contestants. For pre-registry for the wing eating contest, or for more information call The Trophy Club at 541-772-4131.

 

Fort George Brewing Tap Take Over @ Beerworks: 5pm – 10pm

Beerworks is replacing every single tap handle with Fort George beers.

 

“Mad Trivia” with Mad River Brewing @ Joe’s Sports Bar and Grill: 6pm – 8pm

Come enjoy a great evening of bar trivia with Mad River Brewing.

 

“Bottle Tasting & Pairing” w/Lost Coast Brewing @ Elements Tapas: 5pm-8pm

Taste 4 different Lost Coast beers, Downtown Brown & Tangerine Wheat paired with Tapas.

 

Widmer Brothers Wednesday” @ Mr. Smiths: All Day

Keep the Glass, 3 Sliders & 24oz Widmer Special

 

Widmer Brothers @Schoolhaus Brewhaus: 6pm -8pm

Beer and Bratwursts on the patio, come out and try some newly released Widmer Brothers beer!

 

“Mad Brews & Joe’s” with Mad River Brewing @ Howie’s on Front: 9pm-11pm

Chef Justin’s famous Sloppy Joe’s Sliders being served, special prices on Mad River beer for the event and prizes to be raffled.

 

“Oakshire/Ninkasi Dinner” @ Rocky Tonk: Starts at 6:00pm

Family style dinner and after party.

Thursday June 13th

 

*Marquis Event –  Growler King at Quality Market – “Tap Takeover” w/ Sierra Nevada Brewing: 5pm-7pm

Special pricing on Sierra Nevada growler fills during the event & Sampling.

 

Ninkasi Brewing “Tap Take Over” @ Beerworks: 5pm – 10pm

Beerworks is replacing every single tap handle with Ninkasi beers.

 

“Mad Stein Club Tasting” with Mad River @ Schoolhaus Brewhaus: 5:30pm – 8:30pm

Come sample the beers of Mad River, and learn about the Schoolhaus Stein Club.

 

Ninkasi Brewing “Irish Cheese & Beer Pairing” @ 4 Daughters: 6pm – 8pm

Sample Irish Cheeses paired with beer from Ninkasi

 

Lost Coast Brewing “Pint Night” @ Howie’s on Front

Specials on Lost Coast beers during event

 

10 Barrel Brewing & Walkabout Brewing @ Mr.Smiths 5pm – 7pm

Taco & Pint Special on Walkabout & 10 Barrel beers

 

“Can you Ring the Bull Contest” @ Apocalypse Brewing: Starts @ 6pm

Join us in the bunker for a “Ring the Bull Competition” and do your best to earn your sharp-shooter tag! Other prizes and discounted pints available to contestants.

 

Widmer Brothers Brewing Night @ The Trophy Club: 7pm – 9pm

Special pricing on Widmer “Hop Side Down” IPA. Plus, buy a pint and keep the glass. Karaoke to follow, starting at 9pm.

 


Friday June 14th

 

*Marquis Event – @ 4 Daughters -  “Tap Takeover & Small Plate Pairing”  w/Lagunitas Brewing

 

10 Barrel Brewing “Tap Take Over” @ Beerworks: 5pm – 10pm

Beerworks is replacing every single tap handle with 10 Barrel beers.

 

Ninkasi Dodge Ball Tournament @ Bartlett Street: 5pm to Dark w/Beer Garden starting @ 4pm

Come enjoy a Dodge Ball tournament with Ninkasi Beer Garden operated by Beerworks and Summit Beverage. Beer garden opens at 4:00pm – tournament starts at 5:00pm.

 

Lost Coast Brewing “Tasting & Pint Feature” @ Porter’s: 6pm-8pm

Free beer sampling and specials on Lost Coast beers

 

“Beer and Pretzels” @ Buttercloud Bakery 3pm-6pm

Giant handmade pretzels with delicious dipping sauces and all Oregon IPA blind tasting challenge.

“Takeover Taps” w/Sierra Nevada Brewing @ Growler King at Quality Market: 5pm-7pm
Bobby Marler from Sierra Nevada will be on hand sampling and discussing their beer. Rare Brews, Prizes and a great time to be had!

Widmer Brothers Beer Dinner @ Howie’s on Front: 6pm start

5 unique Widmer Brothers beers paired with Chef Justin’s culinary creations!

 

“Zombie & Post-Apocalypse Survivor Costume Contest” @ Apocalypse Brewing: Judging begins @ 8pm

Are you one of the walking dead or are you a true survivor? Dress up and be judged by the Apocalypse Brewing Crew. Winner gets some killer swag and all contestants received discounted prices!

 

“SOB Comedy Night at Chadwicks”@ Chadwicks Pub and Sports Bar: 6 pm until the show ends!

Enjoy SOB samples and discount SOB pints as comedians Brett Hamil and Mike Wally Walters perform.  Special appetizers created to pair with SOB beers.  Only 125 seats available so buy your tickets early.

 

“Beer Tasting w/Deschutes Brewery” @ The Office: Starts at 10pm
Beer sampling with Medford’s finest live entertainment.


Saturday June 15th

 

*Marquis Event  -2013 Southern Oregon Craft Brew Festival in OldTown: 12pm – 8pm

25 breweries, 47 beers, food booths, and beer related vendors. $14 gets you a commemorative pint glass, program and pencil, other goodies, and 5 tasting tickets. Additional tasting tickets available: five for $5, twelve for $10. THIS IS A 21+ EVENT.

Visit the website at www.socbrewfest.com or like it on facebook at Southern Oregon Craft Brew Festival.

 

“Growler King Stone Night” w/Stone Brewing @ Growler King at Quality Market: 5pm-7pm

Erin Kemplin from Stone will be on hand with a variety of Stone beers on tap, sponsored tastings and giveaways!

 

“End of Beer Week Blow Out” with Ninkasi @ Howie’s on Front: 9PM til the lights come on!

 

*Underline indicates Marquis Event.