Breweries in the Gorge is excited to announce our 4th annual multi-brewery event, The B.I.G. Swig! Adventure around the Gorge for brewery open houses, beer tastings, and more! It will be a day of world class beers, delicious food and incredible views. Participating breweries will host an open-house that will reflect each individual brewery beer styles and approach to the craft beer culture here in the Gorge. This fun filled event will take place on Saturday, November 23rd from 12-4 PM.
Thunder Island (Cascade Locks, OR) will be providing tours of the brewery every 30 min with a brewer, food specials and will be tasting beers in the tanks.
Walking Man (Stevenson, WA) will be providing a fireside chat to celebrate the Breweries in the Gorge’s BIG Swig event. Hang out with their brewers while sampling rare and unreleased beers in the brewery itself. You’ll be available to ask questions about the brewery, the process, etc. with Head Brewer James Landers and Lead Brewer Tessa Longnecker.
Everybody’s Brewing (White Salmon, WA) will be giving brewery tours every hour on the hour from 1-4pm, led by one of their brewers.
Double Mountain Brewery (Hood River, OR) will have tours at 12, 1, 2, & 3 pm. Tours will include two samples of beer, one from a fermenter and one from a brite tank. Both samples will be paired with cheese and charcuterie. Guests will receive a complimentary pint glass and sticker. Tours are 21 and over and limited to 15 people
Pfriem Family Brewers (Hood River, OR) will provide brewery tours on the hour, the first at 12 PM and the last will start at 4 PM. They will also be providing complimentary tastings of some of their favorite beverages and small bite pairings matching with the complimentary beers.
Full Sail (Hood River, OR) will be offering tours with a beer and food pairing every half an hour from 12:00-4:00. The beer will be their 2017 Top Sail Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Porter paired with gourmet chocolate and artisanal cheese. Tour guests will also receive a complimentary pint glass and swag.
Ferment Brewing Co. (Hood River, OR) will be offering tours on the hour from 12-4pm and will be serving beer samples and a small bite pairing to guests.
*For more details on what each brewery will be doing, please visit their website for more details.*