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Announcement from Mammoth Brewing Company

April 8th, 2020 | , HarvestMoon

New dates, same great fest!

The 25th Mammoth Festival of Beers & Bluesapalooza is postponed to August 5–8, 2021. Please click here to read the full letter and get the most up-to-date information. more...

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March 24th, 2020 | ,

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Like all events, we (along with the Town of Mammoth Lakes, Mammoth Lakes Tourism and Mono County Department of Health) continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation, and we will make decisions about this festival as we get closer to July 30th through Aug. 2nd. The festival is still four and a half months away a more...

Featured Brewery of the Week—Mammoth Brewing Company

July 31st, 2019 | ,

Mammoth Brewing Company at The Mammoth Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza

Welcome to Altitude! You are now at 8,000′ above sea level, where the Sierra air is clear and fragrant, and the summer days & nights are cool & dry. The mountain streams are flowing late this year, born from a heavy snowpack this last winter, and the alpine wildflowers are everywhere. The through-hikers more...

Featured Brewery of the Week—JuneShine Hard Kombucha

July 24th, 2019 | ,

Clear glass bottles of JuneShine Hard Kombucha on a white countertop.

JuneShine began in a garage in San Diego only a year ago. Its founders started brewing after wandering the aisles of their local grocery store and realizing there was a sustainable, transparent product in nearly every category–except alcohol. This led them to ask: why do we know so much about the food we eat, but so more...

Featured Brewery of the Week—Great Basin Brewing Co.

July 17th, 2019 | ,

Clinking beer glasses in front of a Great Basin neon sign

As Nevada’s most award-winning brewery, we’re committed to exploring the vast world of craft beer across any and all styles. This pioneering spirit has been rewarded time and again, racking up a total 9 wins at the World Beer Cup® and 14 medals at the Great American Beer Festival. Of course, great beer isn’t ju more...

Featured Brewery of the Week—Helix Brewing Co

July 10th, 2019 | ,

Helix Brewing Company tasting room photo, featuring wood and stainless steel.

Helix Brewing Co began in La Mesa, CA with roots in homebrewing—we’re motivated by science, dedicated to adventure, and built by community. Helix beer is formulated in the mind—whether it be on a long swim in the ocean or on a trail run with the dog. Helix will always push beers to new levels just as we do with o more...

Featured Brewery of the Week—Alaro Craft Brewery

July 3rd, 2019 | ,

Alaro Craft Brewery – Brewing Award-winning beer in the heart of Sacramento Being one of the best breweries in Sacramento is no accident. Brewing craft beer is our passion, built on over 30 years of combined brewing experience. Located in Midtown, Sacramento in the time-honored space that was once Rubicon Brewing Co more...

Festival Fashion

June 27th, 2019 | ,

Festival fashion: what to bring to Bluesapalooza 2019

Feel free to bring your Festival Fashion A-game to Bluesapalooza, but don’t forget that Mammoth Lakes (and The Woods, especially) are a little more intense than your average fest venue. With that in mind, here are our survival tips: Wear closed-toed shoes! The Woods at Mammoth Lakes is outdoors amongst the pines. more...

Featured Brewery of the Week—Shanty Shack Brewing

June 26th, 2019 | ,

The interior of Shanty Shack Brewing, with green walls and many customers.

Co-Owners Brandon Padilla & Nathan Van Zandt first met while Brandon was working at 7 Bridges, the home brew supply store in Santa Cruz. Nathan would come in to purchase ingredients and he and Brandon would talk-shop, discussing different recipes. A few months later they recognized each other in a business class at more...

Featured Brewery of the Week — Melvin Brewing

June 19th, 2019 | ,

Fireworks over Melvin Brewing warehouse.

Melvin Brewing was born in the back of a Thai restaurant in 2009, when owner Jeremy Tofte decided to bring beers from the future to Jackson, WY. Our 20 gallon brew system quickly grew into a 3 barrel system, and we served our award-winning beers — the original Melvin IPA, 2x4 Double IPA, and Ch-Ch-Ch-Cherry Bomb — more...