Gigantic Beer Week 5th Anniversary Celebrations Announced

Portland, Oregon’s Gigantic Brewing recently announced their 5th Anniversary “Greatest Hits” re-releases but has now updated us all with the entire Gigantic Beer Week event calendar. Running May 4th through 11th, this Gigantic 8-day celebration has everything Gigantic you know and love from new beers, concerts, pop art, food pairings and collaborations.

Thursday May 4th
Kölschtastic Release
Come celebrate the release of our new year-round beer Kölschtastic. We will have 5 Gigantic Beers on Tap + DJs Cherri Rose and Danava playing tunes from the Rock N’ Roll Gods!
White Owl Social Club – 1305 SE 8th Ave
5pm-Late
Free

Friday May 5th
Gigantic Concert
We celebrate our 5th anniversary with a night of tasty beer and awesome local music! The show features local favorites Y La Bamba, Wooden Indian Burial Ground, bed. and The Comfy Boyz. Tickets are just $15.
http://startheaterportland.com/event/7329575/gigantic-5th-anniv-w-y-la-bamba-wibg-bed-comfy-boyz/
Star Theater – 13 NW 6th Ave
Doors at 7. Show at 8

Saturday May 6th
Art of Gigantic
Featuring original art from our label artists from our first 5 years. Artists attending 1-5pm
Gigantic Taproom – 5224 SE 26th Ave
noon-10pm

Sunday May 7th
Gigantic Brunch
Special taps of Gigantic & Juice, Too Much Coffee Man and Kölschtastic. A special brunch menu from Produce Row, and DJ Ben Love laying down chill soul to start your day.
Produce Row – 204 SE Oak St
11am-3pm

Monday May 8th
Gigantic Tap Feature
10 Gigantic taps. Featuring the sneak preview of Fantastic Voyage, a saison fermented with brett and saison yeasts, aged one year in Oregon wine barrels, unfiltered and naturally carbonated.
Belmont Station – 4500 SE Stark St
5pm-10pm

Tuesday May 9th
Gigantic 5th Anniversary Celebration
The day it all began! Celebrate our 5th Anniversary at the Gigantic Taproom! $2 pints all day
Gigantic Taproom – 5224 SE 26th Ave
3-9pm

Wednesday May 10th
Gigantic + Ancient Heritage Collabo Cheese Release
Come try Ancient Heritage brie washed with Gigantic IPA. We’ll be offering a set pairing with a few Ancient Heritage cheeses and Gigantic beers.
Cheese Bar – 6031 SE Belmont St
5-9pm

Thursday May 11th
Gigantic Tap Takeover
We take it to the magic number with 11 Gigantic beers on tap.
Mikkeller Bar Viktoriagade – Viktoriagade 8, 1655 København V, Denmark
1pm-2am

Samurai Artist
Samurai Artist

Founder of The New School and most frequent contributor Ezra Johnson-Greenough has worked in the craft beer industry for almost 10 years, doing everything from illustrating beer labels to bartending at renowned beer bars and breweries like Belmont Station, Apex, Laurelwood and Upright Brewing. He has also had a hand in creating events like the Portland Fruit Beer Festival, Portland Beer Week, and the Brewing up Cocktails series. He is available for freelance consultation in marketing, events, graphic design and branding. Contact: SamuraiArtist@NewSchoolBeer.com

Discussion

  • Mark Stephens
    Mark Stephens
    Fri Apr 28, 2017 6:23 AM

    Awesome. I’d love to hang with the crew in Copenhagen; looks like I might have to “settle” for $2 pint day at the brewery. Life is good.