Returning for its 9th year is Rogue’s Annual Brewer’s Memorial Ale Festival, the largest dog and beer festival in the world. The Brewer’s Memorial Ale Festival is an annual event created in memory of Rogue Brewmaster John Maier’s faithful companion Brewer, who passed away on May 20, 2006.
The 9th Annual event will take place on Friday, May 15th from 4:00 – 10:00pm, and Saturday, May 16th from Noon – 10:00pm at the Rogue Nation World Headquarters. Brewer grew up in the brewery and eventually rose to the rank of CEO of Rogue Ales.
This dog-friendly brew festival is held inside the Rogue Ales Brewer’s on the Bay in Newport, Oregon and includes:
- 50+ Craft Beers
- Live Music
- Doggy Musical Chairs
- Dog Wash
- Dog Dancing
- Celebrity dog look-alikes (Rin-Tin-Tin, Lassie, Benji and of course, Brewer)
Live Music Schedule:
- BLUE EVOLUTION, 4:00pm on Friday & 12:00pm Saturday
- Hank Shreve Band, 6:45pm on Friday
- The Ty Curtis Band, 7:30pm on Saturday
Come enjoy some great beer as we celebrate man’s best friend. All proceeds benefit the Lincoln County Animal charities. Admission is only $5.00 and dogs get in free when accompanied by a human.
To learn more about the 9th Annual Brewer’s Memorial Ale Festival or volunteer, call (503) 241-3800 or check the event’s Facebook page. Post, Tweet or Instagram with hashtag #BMAF15
Rogue Nation World Headquarters
2320 OSU Drive
Newport, OR 97365