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NWBN Hop Tips, Mid-May, 2018

The days are getting longer and the temperatures are getting warmer. Here are some great events to enjoy.

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May 16, Limited Edition Beer Tasting w/Dan Black, Murray & Allen, Beaverton, OR -
Enjoy new and vintage beers at this event. Info:

May 17, Limited Edition Beer Tasting w/Brian Riley and Ryan Lund, Kennedy School, Portland, OR -
Enjoy new and vintage beers with the brewers from Concordia. Info:

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May 10-20, Seattle Beer Week, various locations, Seattle, WA -
Enjoy an extra-long week of great beer events including festivals, beer dinners, tap takeovers and many more. Info:

May 17, Limited Edition Beer Tasting w/Mark Harris & Mike Green, Anderson School, Bothell, WA -
Enjoy new and vintage beers at this event. Info:

May 24, Payette Brewer's Night, Brewmaster's Taproom, Renton, WA -
Enjoy beers from this Idaho brewery and win great prizes. Info:

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British Columbia

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May 25-June 3, Vancouver Craft Beer Week, various locations, Vancouver, BC -
Enjoy many events in and around the Vancouver area. Info:


May 25-26, Great Alaska Craft Beer and Homebrew Festival, Dalton City, Haines, AK -
Enjoy a gourmet brewer's dinner on Friday night and the festival on Saturday. The connoisseur's tasting begins at noon and the main fest begins at 1. Info:

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Northern California

May 25, Nuclear Free Strong Beer Fest, Triple Rock Brewing, Berkeley, CA -
15+ breweries will be showcasing their rarest and coolest beers. Free entry, beer tastings are ala carte. 21+ Benefits Lindsay Wildlife Experience. Info: 510-843-2739

May 26, Session Beer Festival, Jack London Square, Oakland, CA -
Over 40 craft breweries will have a wide range of full flavor session beers for tasting. Admission includes glass and 10 tasting tickets. Also, there will be live music food vendors, games and pries and a homebrew demonstration. Info: 510-568-2739

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That's it for now. If you have events you'd like posted, please email me at Cheers!