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Deschutes Brewery Street Pub

Deschutes Brewery Street Pub

When: Saturday August 27, 2-10 PM

Where: Elmwood Park & S. Jefferson St., Roanoke, VA

The ultimate craft beer block party, this 400-foot custom bar will be pouring beers from 60+ taps, including local guest taps from: Parkway Brewing Co., Chaos Mountain Brewing, Big Lick Brewing Co., Flying Mouse Brewery and Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers. 100% of proceeds from this event will go to charity. In Roanoke, primary nonprofit partners include Roanoke Outside Foundation, Blue Ridge Land Conservancy and Feeding America Southwest Virginia. Other partners include: Pathfinders for Greenways, Roanoke IMBA, Clean Valley Counsel, Leap for Local Food, Family Promise of Greater Roanoke, Bradley Free Clinic of Roanoke Valley, and 22 nonprofit organization participants in the event’s booth area.

The event will not only feature an enormous amount of beer, but Deschutes Brewery’s corporate executive chef, Jeff Usinowicz, is teaming up with local River & Rail Chef Aaron Deal and Fortunato Chef Jeff Farmer to create culinary delights to pair perfectly with said beers. Local, live music on two stages from bands such as My Radio, Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, Place Called Home, Eternal Summers, Dharma Bombs, Floorboards, Funky Dawgz Brass Band and River Whyless will keep everyone dancing.

And there is more:

  • Deschutes Education Tent: Beer & Food Pairing Class, Off flavors seminar & Q&A with Deschutes

  • Virginia Tech Pro-am Brewing Competition

The event is free for all ages, with tokens available for purchase for beer and food.

About Deschutes Brewery

Named as OUTSIDE’s Best Places to Work for the last three years in a row and winner of the 2015 Oregon Sustainability Award, Deschutes Brewery was founded in 1988 as a brew pub in Bend, Oregon. Still family and employee owned 28 years later, the brewery is known for brewing a diverse line-up of award winning beers including the popular Fresh Squeezed IPA, Black Butte Porter, and Mirror Pond Pale Ale. From the beginning, the focus has been on crafting the best beer and food using thoughtfully curated ingredients. With a second brew pub in Portland’s Pearl District that has become a popular destination for craft beer lovers from around the world, Deschutes Brewery now ships beer to 28 states, the District of Columbia, and internationally from its main brewing facility located on the banks of the Deschutes River. To find out more, visit www.DeschutesBrewery.com.

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MEDIA CONTACT:

Marie Melsheimer, Deschutes Brewery

541.815.3951, marie@campbellconsulting.com

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