The 2019 annual Eugene Beer Week takes place June 3-9th this year and Beergarden has announced their events. Beergarden, a combo taproom, food cart pod with indoor/outdoor areas, live music and great bottle selection was founded in 2015 by Colby Phillips and Patric Campbell.
Monday June 3rd- Thursday June 6th- Beergarden hosts a complete Fremont Brewing Pop Up Pub.
With 25+ beers from Seattle, Washington, every tap at beergarden will be filled with Fremont’s renowned ales.
Fremont Brewing is a family-owned craft brewery founded in 2009 with the mission to brew small-batch artisan beers made with the best local ingredients they can find. Located in the Fremont neighborhood of Seattle Washington, they have only been shipping their beers into Oregon since 2015.
The beers selected for the Pop Up Pub range from hop forward crowd favorites to rare, hard to find specialty ales. Included are barrel aged beers, super fresh IPAs, seasonal releases and many more.
Fremont Brewing Tap List to include:
2018 Coffee Cinnamon BBOMB
2018 BBA Dark Star
2018 BBA Coffee Dark Star
2017 BBA Coffee Dark Star
2018 Rusty Nail
Universale Pale Ale
HFOD v 11
Blood Orange IPA
Creamsicle Wandering Wheat
SummerITA (margarita Summer)
Spice Wars BBADS ’18
Coco B-Bomb ’18
Sound & Fury Brett IPA
Fruited Sour Weisse
Spice Wars BBADS ’17
Friday, June 7th- Collaboration Brew Release Party. Each year beergarden celebrates its anniversary by brewing a few beers with friends in the industry. The 2019 collaborations included new friends with the addition of The Wheel, a young local business in downtown Eugene, and old with Yachats Brewing (4th collaboration) and Coldfire Brewing (2nd collaboration). With insight into the evolving trends of the market the collaborations include new age styles like brut IPA, hop hash additions, and fruit forward twists on a classic.
Beergarden will release all three of this years anniversary beers on one night:
Saturday, June 8th & Sunday, June 9th – A weekend with Alesong at beergarden. Alesong was founded in 2015 by brothers Brian and Doug Coombs and veteran brewer, Matt Van Wyk with the goal to create something a little different in the Pacific Northwest. Saturday and Sunday of Eugene Beer Week, beergarden will host over 10 lines of rare, aged, and special barrel aged blends, making it the largest Alesong event to date.
Alesong is committed to making unique and handcrafted small-batch beers.
Alesong Brewing & Blending Tap List to include:
Mocha Rhino Suit ’19
Saison du Vin ’16
Shake Your Tree
Raspberry Parliament ’19
Live Music during Eugene Beer Week 2019. Year round beergarden is dedicated to providing live music on their garden stage for music lovers of all ages. For Eugene Beer Week 2019 they are hosting two regional bands:
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.