Eugene craft beer: 2012 KLCC Microbrew Festival Tickets on sale now

57 breweries serve up over 120 craft beers at the KLCC Microbrew Festival Eugene

KLCC Microbrew Fest
Since 2002, Eugene radio station KLCC 89.7 FM has put on a microbrew tasting festival to benefit the station. In addition to the brewfest, you can also enjoy live music and a music sale of donated records and CDs. Not only can you sample beer from 57 breweries all over the U.S., if you brew your own beer you can also enter the KLCC Microbrew Festival Homebrew Competition.

Sample craft beers from Oregon, Washington, California, Utah, Hawaii & more

  • 2 Towns Ciderhouse, Corvallis, OR: The Incider, The Bad Apple
  • 10 Barrel, Bend, OR: Apocalypse IPA, Pub Beer – New Release
  • 21st Amendment, San Francisco, CA: Bitter American, Backin Black
  • Block 15, Corvallis, OR: River Mudd, Coffee Bean Stout, Six Hop Wonder, Triple IPA
  • Blue Moon, Denver, CO: Belgian White Ale, Blue Moon Seasonal, Blue Moon Limited Release
  • Boston Beer, Boston MA, Samuel Adams Alpine Spring Lager, Samuel Adams Boston Lager, Samuel Adams Blackberry Wit
  • Bridgeport, Portland, OR: Dark Rain, Hop Czar
  • Buckman, Portland, OR: Le Petit Mort Black Saison, Ginger, Chamomellow
  • Calapooia, Corvallis, OR: Chili Beer, rIPArian IPA
  • Caldera, Ashland, OR: Export Lager, I.P.A.
  • Cascade Lakes, Redmond, OR: Cyclops IPA, 20″ Brown, Special brew TBA
  • Crispin Cider, Colfax, CA: Crispin Cider Original, Fox Barrel Blackberry Pear
  • Deschutes, Bend, OR: Hop Henge Experimental IPA, Chainbreaker White IPA
  • Double Mountain, Hood River, OR: Vaporizer, IRA (India Red Ale), Goliathon
  • Eel River, Fortuna, CA: Organic IPA, Organic Porter, , Elysian, Seattle, WA: Idiot Sauvin IPA, Dragonstooth Stout
  • Falling Sky, Eugene, OR: TBA, TBA
  • Fire Mountain, Carlton, OR: Steam Fire Stout, Bogart NW IPA
  • Firestone-Walker, Paso Robles, CA: Union Jack IPA, Velvet Merlin
  • Flat Tail, Corvallis, OR: Mustache Rye’d Red, Tailgater Kolsch
  • Fort George Brewery, Astoria, OR: Spank Stout Pepper Stout, Red Tide Imperial Red
  • Full Sail, Hood River, OR: Brewer’s Share Barney’s ESB, LTD 4, Top Sail Bourbon Aged Imperial Porter, (served Saturday night only)
  • , Gilgamesh, Turner, OR: Vader Cascadian Dark, Mamba
  • GoodLife, Bend, OR: Descender IPA, Mountain Rescue Dry Hopped Pale Ale
  • Green Flash, San Diego, CA: Imperial IPA, Double Stout
  • Hop Valley, Springfield, OR: Alpha Centauri, Golden Road, Dry Irish Stout, Oakeroo
  • Hopworks Urban, Portland, OR: Organic Hopworks IPA, Secession CDA
  • InBev, St. Louis, MO: Stella Artois, Hoegaarden Belgium Wit Bier, Shock Top TBA
  • Kona Brewing Co., Kailua Kona, HI: Longboard Lager, Koko Brown
  • Lagunitas, Petaluma, CA: A Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’, Hairy Eyeball Ale
  • Laughing Dog, Sand Point, ID: Laughing Dog IPA, Dogzilla
  • Laurelwood, Portland, OR: Workhorse IPA, Cascadian Pilsner Collaboration Ale
  • Lost Coast, Eureka, CA: Great White, Tangerine Wheat, Downtown Brown
  • Mad River, Blue Lake, CA: Steelhead Double IPA, Jamaica Red Ale
  • Maui Brewing, Lahaina,, HI: TBA, TBA
  • McMenamin’s High Street, Eugene, OR: Epicenter IPA, Purple Haze
  • Mendocino, Ukiah, CA: Eye of the Hawk, Red Tail
  • Mountain Meadows Mead, Westwood, CA: Dry – Sierra Nectar, Medium – Moonlight Magic Mead, Sweet – Honeymoon Nectar
  • New Belgium, Fort Collins, CO: Dig, Lips of Faith TBA, Trip TBA
  • Ninkasi, Eugene, OR: Sterling Pils, Renewale Porter, Transcendentale, , Oakshire, Eugene, OR: Watershed IPA, Overcast Espresso Stour, Very Ill Tempered Gnome
  • Pelican, Pacific City, OR: Rip Tide Red Ale, Nestucca ESB, Tsunami Stout
  • Phat Matt’s, Redmond, OR: Phat Snowman, Phat Matt’s Red Ale, Phat Matt’s IPA
  • Pyramid, Portland, OR: Outburst Imperial IPA, Discord Dark IPA
  • Redhook, Woodinville, WA: Nut Brown, Pilsner
  • Rogue Ales, Newport, OR: Chatoe Dirtoir, Chatoe Good Chit
  • Seven Brides, Silverton, OR: TBA, TBA
  • Sierra Nevada, Chico, CA: Ruthless Rye IPA, Torpedo Extra IPA
  • Steelhead, Eugene, OR: 21st Anniversary Imperial Rye IPA, Break Action Porter
  • Stone, Escondido, CA: Sublimely Self-Righteous Black IPA, Cali-Belgique IPA
  • Tieton Cider Works, Tieton, WA: Wild Washington Cider, Tieton Cherry Cider, Tieton Apricot Cider
  • Track Town Ales, Eugene, OR: Track Town Brown, Triple Jump Ale, New Beer TBA
  • Trumer Brauerei, Berkeley, CA: Trumer Pils
  • Uinta, Salt Lake City, UT: Dubhe Imperial Black IPA, Wyld Organic Pale Ale
  • Vermont Hard Cider, Middlebury, VT: Woodcuck Hard Cider – Amber, Woodcuck Hard Cider – Granny Smith
  • Wakonda, Florence, OR: Beachcomber Cream Ale, Seven Devils IPA
  • Widmer Brothers, Portland, OR: Rotator IPA Series – Spiced IPA, W’12 Dark Saison, Kellerbier

Homebrew Competition

Homebrewers can submit their own homebrewed beer and compete for awards and prizes. Deadline to enter is Feb 3. Download contest details and entry form (PDF)

Music Sale

  • Thousands of records and CDs available
  • Donate your LPs and CDs to KLCC through Wed, Feb 8, at 136 W 8th Ave, Eugene, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. M-F

Come to the KLCC Eugene Microbrew Festival

  • When: Friday, Feb. 10, 5-11 p.m. (Live music from Karen Lovely starts at 7:30 p.m.) and Saturday, Feb. 11, 1-11 p.m. (Live music from the Ty Curtis Band starts at 7:30 p.m.)
  • Where: Lane Events Center Exhibit Hall, 796 W. 13th Ave., Eugene, OR
  • Cost:
    • Advance: $10 (purchase tickets now, available through Feb. 9), includes souvenir glass, 3 complimentary beer tickets, and separate entrance
    • At the door: $12, includes souvenir glass and 1 complimentary beer ticket
  • Must be 21 or over
  • You can also sign up to be a volunteer. Volunteers work a 4-hour shift, get free admission and receive some beer tickets Sign up to be a volunteer
  • More information online

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