The following is a quick listing of upcoming South Bay beer events, including brewery nights and other special happenings taking place throughout the valley at places like Wine Affairs, Harry’s Hofbrau San Jose, Jack’s Bar & Lounge, Original Gravity Public House, Tied House Microbrewery, O’Flaherty’s Irish Pub, and Steins Beer Garden & Restaurant.
There is also the Third Annual Better Brew Tasting Garden (last year’s event was a resounding success) taking place at this Friday’s SubZERO Festival, this month’s membership drive for the San Jose Co-op Brewpub this Saturday, and the schedule for this year’s remaining three Beerwalks.
Most if not all of these dates and events have been culled from the respective Facebook event pages.
Thur., June 6, 6pm: Fifty-Fifty Brewing Co. Night at Harry’s Hofbrau San Jose
Thur., June 6, 6pm-close: Anchor Steam Fort Ross Farmhouse Ale & OBA Night at Jack’s Bar & Lounge
Thur., June 6, 5-8pm: Heretic Brewing Tap Room Opening Celebration at Original Gravity Public House
Fri., June 7, 5pm: Firkin Friday featuring Super Hoptopia with Centennial and Cascade hops at Tied House Microbrewery
Fri., June 7, 6pm: Better Brew Beer Garden at SubZERO Festival, SoFA District
Sat., June 8, 2-4pm: Drake’s Beer Club Event at O’Flaherty’s Irish Pub
Sat., June 8, 2-5pm: San Jose Co-op Brewpub Membership Drive at Steins Beer Garden & Restaurant
Mon., June 10, 6pm-8pm: Ommegang and A’Chouffe Beer Tasting at Wine Affairs (kegs to be tapped at 5pm and flights available all day)
Thur., June 13, 6pm-close: Hermitage Brewing Company Hoptopia and Citra Night at Jack’s Bar & Lounge
Thur., June 13, 5-11pm: Port/Lost Abbey Tap Takeover at Original Gravity Public House
Thur., June 20, 6pm-close: Goose Island Honkers and IPA at Jack’s Bar & Lounge
Thur., June 20, 5-11pm: Allagash Tap Takeover at Original Gravity Public House
Thur., June 27, 6pm-close: Firestone Walker Union Jack and Wookie Jack at Jack’s Bar & Lounge
Thur., June 27, 5-11pm: Uinta Tap Takeover at Original Gravity Public House
July 28-Aug. 3: Silicon Valley Beer Week
Sat., Aug. 3: Summer KraftBrew Beer Fest
Wed., July 31, 6-9pm: 2nd Annual Campbell Beerwalk
Wed., Aug. 28, 6-9pm: Santana Row Beerwalk
Sat., Oct 26, 2-6pm: Willow Glen Beerwalk, Halloween Edition
Keep in mind that there are other South Bay establishments that host ongoing events and specials; the information just is not in the public sphere yet. And keep in mind the many South Bay brewpubs and stores that sell good beer.
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