Sip and stroll your way through our historic downtown district tasting local beer selections paired with yummy bites at the inaugural Downtown Alameda Rock & Roll Beer Stroll. Enjoy an afternoon filled with food, drink, and entertainment while learning about the unique styles of Northern California breweries and local chefs. The debut tour kicks off on Saturday, August 20, 1:00-6:00pm.
The Alameda Strolls are a great way to discover new places and support local businesses. Ticket holders will visit 12+ unique downtown shops and spaces to enjoy premium beer tastings from a fantastic selection of Northern California breweries. And while at each stop, guests will enjoy a savory or sweet bite perfectly paired with each beer.
Ticket prices include a collectible tasting glass, premium beer tastings at 12+ unique downtown businesses, a delicious bite at each location prepared by a downtown eatery, a commemorative guide, as well as goodies and prizes from downtown businesses.
Tickets are on sale now! General ticket prices are $55 until August 14th and increase to $65 after that date, if still available. But take note, the Downtown Alameda Strolls have sold out every year. All participants must be 21 and over.
To purchase tickets and to learn more about participating businesses, go to www.AlamedaStrolls.com.
Here’s a little more info about participating businesses:
An excellent variety of craft breweries are being selected from the Bay Area and beyond for you to enjoy:
Alameda Island Brewing Co., Faction Brewing, Almanac Beer Co., Oakland United Beerworks, Altamont Beer Works, Del Cielo Brewing Co., Shadow Puppet Brewing Company, Original Pattern Brewing Company, and more to be announced!
For those who find a favorite they’d like to take home, a selection of beers can be purchased at CRAFT Beer & Wine — Alameda’s premium bottle shop.
Sweet and savory bites are provided by local restaurants and food producers:
Alameda Comedy Club, C’era Una Volta, Dragon Rouge, Hobnob, Johnathan’s Sandwich House, Lola’s Chicken Shack, Spinning Bones, and more.
Tastings will be served at these unique downtown businesses:
Alameda Comedy Club, Bonne Vie, Coffee Cultures, Hobnob, Dragon Rouge, It’ll Do, Johnathan’s Sandwich House, Karibu by Wachira, Keller Williams Realty, L.F. Cochrane & Associates, Magpie & Thorn, McGee’s Bar and Grill, and Spinning Bones.
Community Partner for this event:
We’re pleased to partner with Rhythmix Cultural Works for this event. Rhythmix provides arts education programming to thousands of K-5 students throughout Alameda County, adult education classes, and 6 exhibits annually in the K Gallery. We’re pleased to offer cash tip jars at each pouring station to collect donations for their vital work. Your donation of any amount will help them continue to offer free and affordable programming to children, adults and families in Alameda and beyond.
Thank you to our sponsors:
The Downtown Alameda Rock & Roll Beer Stroll is sponsored by CRAFT Beer & Wine and Fix Auto Alameda. Proceeds from the event help keep Downtown Alameda clean, green, and safe for all to enjoy.