January Events


Friday, Jan. 8

Trivia Untamed at the Alaska Zoo Gateway Hall from 7-10 p.m.Trivia Untamed Coyote (2)

Get wild with a night of trivia and beer at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage. Open to teams of four people at $100 per team, contestants can expect an educational
trivia night with multiple rounds of challenging questions, beer, food and fun. Each participant will receive a souvenir Untamed Mason jar for sampling brews. More information available online.

Saturday, Jan. 30

City Diner Beer Dinner with Chef Al Levinson from 6-8 p.m.

More information at citydineranchorage.com.

Alaska Beer Week in and around Anchorage

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Thursday, Jan. 14

Grape v. Grain Dinner at Fat Ptarmigan in Anchorage from 8-10 p.m.

What better way to kick off AK Beer Week than to enjoy a special dinner put on by Chef Guy. This five-course dinner will pit beer against wine to answer an age old question of which pairs better. Beers from Alaskan Brewing Co. will go up against wines from Chateau Ste. Michelle Wine Estates wines from all over the world. Dinner is $75 per person and seating is limited.

Friday, Jan. 15

Hop Turn IPA sampling at Eagle River Ale House from 6-9 p.m.

The Brew Crew is at it again, this time in the Heart of Eagle River. Come over to the Eagle River Ale House at 6 pm to have a pint and sample the newest offering, Hop Turn IPA.

Monday, Jan. 18

Hop Turn IPA sampling at The Lakefront from 6-8 p.m.

At the Lakefront Hotel, you can always sample Alaskan Brewing Co.’s most unique offerings. Stop by to sample our Spring Seasonal, Hop Turn IPA.

Hop Turn IPA sampling at TGI Friday’s from 6-8 p.m.

Try out many Alaskan Brewing beers on tap. We are featuring our new Seasonal offering, Hop Turn IPA.

Tuesday, Jan. 19

Hop Turn IPA sampling at McGinley’s from 6-7 p.m.

What better way to end your weekly Pub Run, than with Alaskan Brewing and the new Hop Turn IPA. We will be at the finish line waiting for you with fresh samples of the new spring seasonal, the Hop Turn IPA.

Hop Turn IPA sampling at Humpy’s from 8-10 p.m.

Stop in and test your knowledge at Humpy’s Pub Quiz. Alaskan’s new seasonal beer, Hop Turn IPA, will be the featured beer with fresh samples available.

Wednesday, Jan. 20

Hop Turn IPA sampling at Palmer City Ale House from 6-7 p.m.

Cruise on out to the Valley, We will be kicking off AK Beer week right, sampling the new Hop Turn IPA, and passing out pint glasses to take home. The crew will be there at 6 pm.

Thursday, Jan. 21

Hop Turn IPA sampling at Avenue from 10-11 p.m.

Join the Crew at the Avenue for $4 Pints and sample the New Hop Turn IPA, We will be checking out some videos of the infamous Jeremy Jones and giving away his creatively designed split board.

Hop Turn IPA sampling at Pioneer Bar from 10-11 p.m.

Thursday night at the Pio! Sample our brand new Hop Turn German-style IPA! The Brew Crew will stop by at 10pm.


Pub Quiz Trivia at Humpy’s Great Alaskan Alehouse at 8 p.m.

Trivia every Tuesday, sponsored by Alaskan Brewing.

Alaska Beer Week in Juneau

Monday, Jan. 18

Skier’s Friday at Alaskan Brewing Co. 

Sample our newest rotating Spring Seasonal, Hop Turn IPA, plus perks. More details to be announced.

Friday, Jan. 22

Tasting event – more details to be announced 

We’ll have some exciting beers to sample, look for more details.

Minnesota and North Dakota

Saturday, Jan. 16

St. Cloud Craft Beer Tour at River’s Edge Convention Center from 1-5 p.m.

Do you like beer? Perfect, because the St. Cloud Craft Beer Tour is back! This is the third year for this event, but this year there will be even more beer! There will be 60 breweries and 15 cideries, totalling nearly 250 different brews, including many specialty brews that you cannot get anywhere else. Tickets to this event are available NOW, while supplies last. Last year we nearly sold out and expect tickets to go fast, so do not miss the area’s premier Beer Festival. VIP is 1-2pm and general admission 2-5pm. 

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St. Cloud Craft Beer Tour After Party at Cowboy Jack’s St. Cloud

Come join us after the St. Cloud Craft Beer Tour for special Alaskan Brews on draft and for a meet and greet with brewery rep Bianca Burbank.

Mankato Craft Beer Expo at the Verizon Wireless Center from 2-6 p.m.

The expo will showcase the offerings of craft breweries in Minnesota, as well as from across the United States. Attendees at the expo will have the opportunity to sample beers from over 40 different craft breweries in a commemorative sampling glass. In addition, enjoy education seminars, live music, and food vendors. With brewery and distributor representatives on hand to answer questions, attendees will be able to have an enjoyable and educational experience learning about beer, its components, and flavors. VIP is at 2-3pm and general admission 3-6pm. More information at www.mankatocraftbeerexpo.com.

Saturday, Jan. 30

Happy Harry’s Beer and Bacon Festival at the Alerus Center Arena at 4 p.m.

Happy Harry’s Beer and Bacon Festival is the region’s original beer and bacon event and will again bring many delicious beers and bacon dishes together. The event will feature 12+ local restaurants that will showcase numerous bacon dishes. The restaurants will be competing for the Squealer Award for the crowd favorite bacon happy harry'sdish.  The event will also offer samples of approximately 100 different craft beers. All samples are included in the price of admission.

Blind Joe, a 33-year-old Kindred, N.D. native, who made it to the top 32 contestants in this past season of “The Voice,” a singing competition on NBC, also will perform during the eventThe event will take place at Alerus Center on Saturday January 30, 2016. VIP Session will begin at 3 p.m. and the general session will start at 4 p.m. More information available online.


Saturday, Jan. 16

Yaga’s Chili and Beerfest in Galveston at 12 p.m.

Featuring an array of events, Yaga’s Chili and Beerfest opens its public chili sampling and VIP beer tasting at noon. Public beer tasting opens at 1 p.m. and will include Alaskan Beer to pair with your hearty bowl of chili. Purchasing tickets in advance is recommended. More information and tickets online.




Alaskan Brewing Promo Night at My Office in Pullman at 6 p.m.

Micro Madness Wednesdays feature $3.50 Micros, with prize giveaways of Alaskan Brewing swag.

Saturday, Jan. 23

Alaskan Pint Night at Steady Flow in Spokane Valley from 4-6 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 29

Alaskan Pint Night at Growler Guys in Spokane from 5-8 p.m.


Saturday, Jan. 9

Sacramento Beer Train with Alaskan Brewing Co. from  2-7 p.m.

All aboard the Sacramento RiverTrain for three hours of beer and live music. A regular ticket provides a souvenir tasting glass and eight tastings, including Alaskan White and Winter Ales. Premium tickets include early boarding and two extra samples. Dogs are welcome. More information and tickets online!


Friday, Jan. 15

Winterfest Beer and Wine Social at Red Lion Woodlake in Sacramento from 5-9 p.m.

Sacramento’s fifth annual Winterfest attracts some of the finest craft beer, wine, and food tastings from the greater Sacramento area.  Unlimited tastings, accompanied by excellent music, photo booths, games, and raffle prizes, create a unique opportunity for your enjoyment.  All of this supports a great cause — getting Sacramento’s youth off of the couch and Moving Into Life! Featuring 40 breweries, including Alaskan brewing Co., 15 wineries, 20+ restaurants and food trucks, live DJ and a raffle. Tickets and more information online.

Thursday, Jan. 21

Mini Tap Takeover at Dad’s Kitchen in Fair Oaks from 5-7:30

More information at ilovedadskitchen.com.

Tuesday, Jan. 26

Mini Tap Takeover at Jernigan’s Tap House & Grill in Nevada City from 6-8 p.m.

More information at jernigansgrill.com.