Ben’s Bottle Shop is hosting Beer Week, a week-long celebration of beer from Monday, Feb 22, through Sunday, Feb. 28, featuring tastings, tap takeovers, a bottle release, and opportunities to talk about BEER! MORE BEER! with local brewmasters. Here’s the schedule:
- Mazama Brewing tasting from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 22.
- Ghost Runners Brewery Night from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, featuring brewmaster Jeff Seibel. Tickets are $27 (available on eventbrite.com) and include four 10-oz. Ghost Runners beers, paired with small plates created by Ben’s Bottle Shop chef Geoff Sainsbury.
- Locust Cider and Backwoods Brewing sampling on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 6 to 8 p.m.
- Widmer Brothers tasting from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 25, with Mike Fox from Widmer Brothers.
The festivities continue Friday, Saturday, and Sunday—Feb. 26-28—with Vancouver’s own Heathen Brewing Company, a blind IPA tasting event, and a bottle release of 54-40 Brewing’s 54-40. To get all the necessary details about this wonderful week of beer, swag, and tasty bites, visit Ben’s Bottle Shop’s Facebook page. Ben’s Bottle Shop is located at 8052 E. Mill Plain Blvd. in Vancouver.