FRIDAY EVENTS
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Cellarbration
Dec. 1st
Breakside Brewery
1570 NW 22nd Ave
Portland OR 97210
11 am
Open up the cellar and break out the good stuff!
We’re excited to announce our major release event of the year, Cellarbration! From Black Friday to the close of 2017, we’re opening up our vault of vintages for our favorite person… you.
During the 5 week run, we’ll be releasing bottles each Friday. Expect to see wild and sour ales, bourbon barrel aged beers, and extreme rarities. For many of the beers listed below, you will never see them again.
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1: SOUR & FUNKY
This is about as rare a list of Breakside beers that you’ll ever find. And on the week of December 1st, you’ll be able to try them all in one tray (at Slabtown only).
Bricolage
Jouissance
Wunder Brett
New World Bruin
Country Blonde
Beaujolais avec Brett
The Abyss Specialty Release
Dec. 1st
Deschutes Brewery Bend Tasting Room
901 SW Simpson Ave
Bend OR 97702
AND
Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House
210 NW 11th Ave.
Portland OR 97209
12-7 pm
IN BEND: It’s time to enjoy specialty editions of The Abyss! We will be celebrating the Tasting Room’s new hours – open from noon to 7 pm starting December 1 – and we will be pouring The Abyss aged 100% in Rum barrels, and The Abyss aged 100% in Tequila barrels. We will be selling pints, half pints, sample trays, and snifters of a variety of our beers – we look forward to seeing you there!
IN PORTLAND: We’ll be celebrating like pirates, so come dressed in your Captain Hook, Blackbeard, and Barbarossa garb! Don’t miss out on this very special release or you’re better off thrown into Davy Jones’ Locker! Savvy…?
PIRATES BOOTY
-Pirate-themed selfie photo booth
-Chef Specials
-Special Tasting from 11am-4pm
-22-oz bottles available for purchase

Kentucky Christmas, Noggin Floggin and Troll Hunter
Dec. 1st
Hopworks Urban Brewery
2944 SE Powell Blvd
Portland OR 97202
11 am
Kick off our Holiday Beer Special Release Series on Friday December 01 with Kentucky Christmas, Noggin Floggin and Troll Hunter. Head to any of our pubs to grab these beers. Read on for beer details and to see additional beer release dates.
Kentucky Christmas – Abominable Winter Ale aged in a variety of bourbon barrels and blended to perfection. Sold in extremely limited 22oz bottles and on draft. Bottles are $15 and will be available at all three pubs.
Noggin Floggin – Our winter barleywine featuring big, resinous hops and caramal malt aromas. Expect complex toffee and spicy flavors followed by a warming finish. Limited bottles are $7 and will be available at all three pubs.
Troll Hunter – Dedicated to our favorite keyboard warrior. We’re giving you what you want by adding some holiday spices to our seasonal Abominable Winter Ale. Brewed with Star Anise, Ginger and cinnamon.
Fill’r Up Friday
Dec. 1st
Portland Brewing Co.
2730 NW 31st Ave,
Portland, OR 97210
11am - 7pm
EVERY FRIDAY – Buy one growler fill & get a second fill free. Limit 2 free 64oz fills per person, some specialty beers excluded.
GF Growler Fill Friday
Dec. 1st
Ground Breaker Brewing
2030 SE 7th Ave
Portland OR 97214
12pm-6pm
(503) 928-4195
$12/$6
12pm-6pm, every Friday. Come down to the gastropub for $12 and $6 growler/growlette fills.

Bottle Release & Cheese Pairing
Dec. 1st THROUGH Dec. 3rd (ALL WEEKEND)
Agrarian Ales
31115 W Crossroads Ln
Eugene OR 97408
3pm (F)/12pm (Sa/Su)
Come join us for another release of bottles from our new Kettle Sour bottle line! “Dryad” is dry-hopped with estate grown crystal hops and fresh spring spruce tips harvested right outside the brewery windows; this sour blonde emanates layers of lemon zest and pine essence. This beer is like having lemonade on a rainy day somewhere deep in the woods of the Northwest while watching the tree nymphs zip around and frolic amongst the treetops.
We are pairing this delicious bottle with Rogue Creamery’s “Smokey Blue” cheese!
Russell Street IPA Pub Crawl: Mississippi Edition
Dec. 1st
Widmer Brothers Brewing
929 N Russell Street
Portland OR 97227
3 pm
Join us for a night of celebrating and imbibing our newest beer, Russell Street IPA. We’ll be hopping from bar to bar on Mississippi Avenue around 4pm, after a pint at the pub starting at 3pm.
A portion of the proceeds from the crawl will benefit Solve Oregon, and will be used for street clean ups in the spring for Mississippi Street. In addition, $5 from each 1/2 bbl keg of Russell Street IPA sold between now and April 30, 2018 will be donated to Solve Oregon. Come out and drink good beer for a good cause!
Crawl Schedule:
3pm – Widmer Brothers Pub (955 N Russell St)
4pm – Crow Bar (3954 N Mississippi Ave)
5pm – The Rambler (4205 N Mississippi Ave)
6pm – Bridgetown Beerhouse (915 N Shaver)
7pm – Bar Bar (3939 N Mississippi Ave)
Hope to see you there!
X-Hops Beer Tasting
Dec. 1st
Worthy Brewing
495 NE Bellevue Dr
Bend OR 97701
3 pm
Each year the Worthy Brew team partners with Indie Hops to create new beers using experimental hops. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to taste beers brewed with experimental hops and give your feedback on the beer and the flavor of the hop!
December 1
The 2nd experimental hop beer will be tapped on December 1st! Stop in, give it a try, and tell us what you think. This is a rare opportunity to try beers brewed with experimental hops from Indie Hops/Oregon State University.
Each beer will be available at the pub for two weeks until the next one is tapped.
Taste to Win!
Ask your server for a punch card and a tasting note sheet. Fill your punch card and exchange for great prizes. One punch per each of the x-hop beer varieties you try.
Makers Happy Hour w/Hair of the Dog Brewery
Dec. 1st
Alma Chocolate
1323 SE 7th Ave
Portland OR 97214
4 pm
Join us for our December Makers Happy Hour! In addition to chocolate and cheese galore, well be joined by Hair Of The Dog Brewery And Tasting Room, who will have tastes from their reknown lineup of brews!
As always, we’re joined by Ancient Heritage Dairy, who will provide samples of their delectable European styled cheeses. All available to sample for FREE!
Join us in our first Friday celebration of good food, drink and community at our SE shop and makery, from 4-7pm!
Ecliptic Brewing Collab. Release/Tap Takeover.
Dec. 1st
Loyal Legion
710 SE 6th Ave
Portland OR 97214
5 pm
We were honored to be able to brew with a living legend, big bad John Harris. And the beer we made is just as big and bad, bad meaning good! Ursa Major is a big bold baltic porter brewed with blackberries and black currant. The sweet roasted flavors pair perfectly with the addition of the dark fruits. 20 total taps of Ecliptic, what better way to kick the winter off?
Hot Wax Friday
Dec. 1st
Mt Tabor Brewing Company - PDX
124 SE 11th Ave
Portland OR 97214
5 pm
Join us this Friday 12/1 as we raise money for the Snowdays Foundation. Our friends down at evo Portland will be in the brewery hot waxing skis & snowboards for a suggested donation of at least $5.00 (per pair/board) from 5-8pm. There’ll be a DJ spinning some Old School tunes for your entertainment, raffle prizes and we’ll donate $1 from every pint sold Friday back to the Snowdays Foundation. **Tasting room is 21+ **
Paint Night at Pelican Brewing Co.
Dec. 1st
Pelican Brewing - Tillamook
1708 1st St
Tillamook OR 97141
5:30 pm
$25
Join Art Accelerated and the Pelican Tap Room Team in a fun night supporting the local Food Bank and the Art Accelerated children’s art program this holiday season! Check in begins as early as 5:30, with “class” officially starting at 6pm. Art Accelerated Executive Director and long time local favorite art instructor Christine Harrison will be guiding us as we create our own individual masterpieces. Feel free to buy dinner and a beer to lubricate your artistic abilities, or just come for the creative company. The Food Bank will be accepting donations onsite during the event. Proceeds from the event will be split between the Food Bank and Art Accelerated’s children’s art programs.
Lord of Misrule Bottle Release Party
Dec. 1st
McMenamins 23rd Avenue Bottle Shop
2290 NW Thurman St
Portland OR 97210
6 pm
We are releasing this year’s Lord of Misrule in bottles. So come down to the bottle shop and taste this year’s blend, talk to one of the Edgefield brewers, and take home a bottle of this Barrel Aged Breakfast Stout Blended with Barrel Aged le Syrup.
Eligible for a Limited-Edition Beer Tasting Stamp
Come sample a limited-edition small-batch brew at happy hour pricing, get your limited edition beer tasting stamp, and while you are at it stop by to chat with the brewer.
Dead Comics Society Chapter 2!
Dec. 1st
Rogue Ales & Spirits
1339 NW Flanders St
Portland OR 97209
8 pm
SWEET BABY CHIRSTMAS!
DCS IS BACK FRIDAY, DEC 1ST @ 8PM!
DEAD COMIC SOCIETY: CHAPTER 2 “JINGLE DEAD”
AT ROGUE DISTILLERY & PUBLIC HOUSE
THIS LINE UP IS GONNA BE FIRE!
CHRIS JOHNSON
MOHANAD ELSHIEKY
JOANN SCHINDERLE
JAKE SILBERMAN
DRINK SPEACIALS ON DECK WITH:
$2 CANS OF DEAD GUY ALE
$3 CANS OF YELLOW SNOW (YOU CAN DRINK THIS KIND)
!DEAD GUY WHISKEY!
HOSTED BY YER SWEET BABY BOYS
SHAIN BRENDEN & CHASE BROCKETT