‘Rock for River’ benefit in Petaluma

What goes together better than good beer and rock 'n' roll? And if it's all for a good cause, so much the better. The Lagunitas Brewing Company's Tap Room and Beer Sanctuary in Petaluma will present the third annual "Rock For River" concert from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. [...]

By | October 22nd, 2010|0 Comments

Beer, bluegrass bash at Flamingo

The Sonoma County Museum stages "BOB3," its third annual Big Oktoberfest Bash, from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, at the Flamingo Resort Hotel and Conference Center 277 Fourth Street, Santa Rosa. Taste locally made brews from Lagunitas, Moonlight, Russian River, Third Street Aleworks and others, as [...]

By | October 4th, 2010|0 Comments

Ugly Dog Stout for St. Pat’s

Sat. Patrick's Day is Wednesday, March 17, and the word is already out about doings at various local pubs, but let's not overlook Dempsey's in Petaluma. For its 19th annual St. Pat's celebration, the restaurant and brewery will feature its award-winning Ugly Dog Stout (one of my personal favorites) and [...]

By | March 15th, 2010|0 Comments

Pliny the Younger returns

Fans eagerly await the triumphant return of Pliny the Younger to Santa Rosa on Friday, Feb. 5. For those of you who don’t recognize the name ... no, Pliny the Younger is not the latest hot rock band. It’s a beer, but it’s a special beer, made only once a [...]

By | February 4th, 2010|2 Comments