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Brewvana Announces Three New Tours

BREWVANA Launches 3 New Brewery Tours & An Exclusive Rye Beer Fest VIP Experience

PORTLAND, Ore. (May 1, 2017) – BREWVANA Brewery Tours launches three new tours for the upcoming 2017 Summer Season and releases an exclusive VIP entry to the Rye Beer Fest.

Groovin’ on a Sunday Morning Tour
Day drinking on a Sunday afternoon while checking out some of the coolest neighborhoods that Portland has to offer? Yes please!

You’ll start the day off at Gigantic Brewing for a boozy kickoff to Portland’s beer scene in the Reed neighborhood, where we will enjoy some of the city’s favorite brews while soaking up the sun on their awesome beer patio. Next, you’ll head over to Laurelwood Brewery & Public House, where you will enjoy beer and snacks. Pro tip: Grab a bottle (or 6!) to go and enjoy them on the bus ride to the next brewery! You’ll finish at Stormbreaker Brewing in the bustling Mississippi district of Portland, where you will drink as the hipsters drink while getting in some of the best people watching in Portland as you hang out on their beer loving patio.

Mississippin’ Walking Tour
Walk North Portland’s most transformed neighborhood while sampling their finest beer!
The Mississippi/Williams area of Portland was once exclusive to heavy industry, but is now home to some of the finest brews in town. BREWVANA’s tour starts at Ecliptic Brewing, where you’ll sample their delicious family of beers and go over the prime ingredients in the brewing process. Next, it’s just a short walk to StormBreaker Brewing for a smorgasbord of their PDX specialty brews. On your way to our final location, your Tour Guide will go over the history of the neighborhood, and take a peek at some of the sights and sounds only available in North Portland.

Then the tour will finish up with a round of delicious beers from Hopworks BikeBar, a pedestrian friendly stop with some of the finest brews in town. Even long-time Oregonians can learn something about this neck of the woods through our ground-level tour!

Do You Even Portland, Brah! Tour
If you are looking for a great way to start off your Friday night in Portland, this is the tour for you! This tour visits 3 of the chillest breweries in town to get you in the right headspace for a great night out in Portland!

The tour will start out at the new Rogue Eastside Pub & Pilot Brewery, where you will sample some of the most well known beer in Oregon, as well as some experimental brews from the guys and gals who know how to do it up right. From there, you’ll head up to the hip Alameda neighborhood for its namesake brewery, Alameda Brewing, for some snacks and beer to wash it down. The tour will finish back down in southeast Portland at one of Portland’s newest breweries, Grixsen, where the brewer himself will show you around while we throw back some of the newest and tastiest Portland brews.

Rye Beer Fest VIP Experience
Join BREWVANA for the 6th Annual Rye Beer Fest on Saturday, June 17th! The Rye Beer Fest is an official Portland Beer Week event located at a new & larger venue, AND they have released a special VIP entry option just for this BREWVANA crew!

Get ready to leave Portland early Saturday morning and enjoy the ride to the Happy Valley Station. Arrive in style with a Pretzel necklace around your neck for you tasting pleasure. Meet the festival founder upon entry where you will enjoy 12 drink tickets as well as an official festival tasting glass for your 4 hours of festival fun – Sip through over 20 rye beers & treat yourself to 18 food carts.

About BREWVANA
BREWVANA’s mission is to celebrate craft beer in Portland, Oregon! Our goal is to promote the history and culture of the craft brewing industry, while providing our guests VIP access to the brewing community through an all inclusive, educational, and fun journey. Born in the heart of the world’s leading craft beer industry, our company offers an intimate opportunity to sample some of the finest brews that Portland has to offer through our partnerships with the best breweries in the world.

For additional information, please visit www.brewvana.com or take a virtual tour!

Groovin’ on a Sunday Afternoon

SUNDAY, 12-3PM Day drinking on a Sunday afternoon while checking out some of the coolest neighborhoods that Portland has to offer? Heck yes!!! We’ll start the day off at Gigantic Brewing for a boozy start to Portland’s beer scene in the Reed neighborhood, where we will enjoy some of the city’s favorite brews while soaking… Continue Reading

Do You Even Portland, Brah?

FRIDAY, 2-5PM Do you like beer, brah? Do you like Portland, brah? Do you like day drinking while others are working, brah? Brah, You’ll LOVE this tour, brah! If you are looking for a great way to start off your Friday night in Portland, this is the tour for you! We’ll be visiting 3 of… Continue Reading

Eclipse of the Hops

A total solar eclipse is coming to Oregon on August 21, 2017 & we teamed up with our friends over at Evergreen Escapes, to get you the best experience possible! You’ll start your morning by heading from Portland to the Oregon State Fairgrounds for the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry Eclipse Viewing Party. Then… Continue Reading

Eastside Feast Ride

LAST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH, 5pm-8pm In the land of amazing beer and mouth-watering food, BREWVANA delivers. Join us for a Portland culinary adventure while we celebrate the great beer and the vast selection of flavors that it compliments. Our Eastside Feast Ride tour will teach you about the ingredients in beer, what tasting characteristics… Continue Reading

Zwickelmania 2017 Now On Two Weekends

  Media Contact: Lisa Donoughe, Watershed Communications lisa@watershedcom.com ; 503-827-6564 Zwickelmania Doubles Down, Oregon Brewery Tours Now Two WeekendsPortland Metro Area—Feb 18thCentral, Eastern, Gorge, Southern, The Coast & Willamette Valley—Feb 25th  PORTLAND, Ore. (Jan. 23, 2017) — Beer enthusiasts rejoice, Oregon’s breweries open their doors once again for the 9th annual Zwickelmania. This year, there’s even… Continue Reading

Historic Brewery Tour

$55 per person Saturday at 2pm Portland enjoys a vibrant beer scene with over 70 breweries and counting. When it comes to finding the best of our impressive local beer lineup, it’s tough to know where to begin. You could just start sampling your way across the city, which sounds like fun to us, but… Continue Reading

Criminal Masterminds

$50 per person Saturday at 7pm Portland, Oregon is known today for being a hip culture of beer, food carts, doughnuts, coffee, and weird. Now imagine a shadowy underground world where kidnapping, drug deals, murder, prostitution, and political corruption flourished. This is not Fred and Carrie’s Portlandia! Join us on our newest walking tour and… Continue Reading

Haunted Pub Tour

$45 per person Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 7pm Sunday at 3:30pm The Old Town Historic District in downtown Portland, Oregon is filled with beautiful old buildings and cobblestone streets. Lively with drinking establishments and restaurants today, 120 years ago Old Town was home to many of Portland’s less savory episodes – some would even… Continue Reading

South x Southeast Walking Tour

WEDNESDAY, 12-3pm Explore Southeast Portland’s hip culture through the strong beer & art community that thrives here. Our tour begins at local powerhouse Cascade Brewing where we’ll sample some shocking sour beers that will rock your world! Next, it’s just a short walk to the outdoor enthusiast’s dream-come-true, Base Camp Brewing to explore the ingredients… Continue Reading

BREWVANA Releases New Seasonal Tour: “Eat, Drink & be Merry!”

BREWVANA Releases New Seasonal Tour: “Eat, Drink & be Merry!” PORTLAND, Ore. (December 7, 2016) – BREWVANA Brewery Tours launched a NEW seasonal tour “Eat, Drink & be Merry!” to run every Thursday evening from 5-8pm starting December 2016. The tour will teach you about the ingredients in beer, what tasting characteristics they lend to… Continue Reading

Saturday Brewery Tours

Double Mountain Brewery & Taproom, 8 4th St, Hood River, OR 97031 12 (noon) Join us for a sneak peek behind the curtain to see how the magic happens. Sign up for a brewery tour at: tours@doublemountainbrewery.com on Saturdays Hopworks Urban Brewery, 2944 SE Powell Blvd. Portland, OR 97202 3pm Phone: (503) 232-4677 We offer… Continue Reading

PNW is Best Tours

SATURDAY, 12-4pm It’s hard to beat the Pacific Northwest when it comes to beer. Don’t believe us? Take the Pacific Northwest is Best tour to visit four iconic Portland breweries that offer the crisp, clean taste only available in our lovely section of the states. Our first stop is Baerlic Brewing for a smooth introduction… Continue Reading

Beers & Barrels Tour

SATURDAY, 3-7pm Portland is known for modern takes on time-honored techniques, and with our Beers & Barrels tour you’ll experience these old styles in a modern way! Our tour begins at Side Bar, Lompoc Brewing’s barrel tasting room to learn the science behind beer and barrel aging complete with tasty samples of rare brews! From… Continue Reading