De Vere’s Irish Pub is hosting the first ever Davis Beer Week from Aug. 19 to 25. The event strives to celebrate the city’s craft beer culture.
According to their website, “this 7-day citywide festival will attract beer tourism, foster knowledge of our regional brewing heritage, and serve as a showcase for great beers, restaurants, pubs, and other businesses with ties to the craft beer community.”
There are a number of events each day in various Downtown Davis restaurants and bars such as Burgers and Brew, de Vere’s Irish Pub, University of Beer, The Davis Food co-op, and more.
The most anticipated event is the Bike and Brew Fest on Aug. 24 from 3:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. This event benefits the U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame in Davis.
According to a press release the event will feature, “live music from Tha Dirt Feeling, Elements of Soul and The Silent Comedy, food from local eateries, pourings from 10 wineries and over 50 breweries, a kids’ zone and designated driver options.”
Tickets are $40 until Aug. 23 and $45 if purchased on the day of the event. More information can be found at http://davisbeerweek.com/.
— Paayal Zaveri