Celebrate 17 Years of Celebrator


The Celebrator Beer News will be celebrating its 17th anniversary on February 20th at the Trumer Brewery in Berkeley, Calif. The event takes place one day after the start of the Barleywine Festival at the Toronado in San Francisco, and is the grand finale of a week of beery event throughout the Bay area sponsored by The Celebrator News. See a complete listing of all the festivities in Events section below.

A dozen or so breweries will be pouring their wares. The annual event has become a popular gathering of beer industry luminaries from up and down the West coast. An industry Battle of the Brewery Bands will be a featured part of the event, including performances by the Hysters (Anchor Brewery), the Sierra Nevada Band, Roots Blues from Lagunitas Brewing, the Maltose Falcons Band and the industry-staffed Rolling Boil Blues Band.

The Trumer Brewery was the original Golden Pacific Brewery before being purchased by The Grambrinus Company. Gambrinus has since under taken a major renovation and turned the facility into a showcase brewery.

The Celebrator has arraigned for discounted rates at local hotels. For more information on purchasing tickets or other event questions, call 510-538-2739