Press Release: June 14, 2016
London, June 27th to July 3rd 2016 - Sample the best beers the USA has to offer at The Strongroom Bar's American Beer Festival, with fantastic events all throughout the week! All free entry unless otherwise stated!
Brewers from all over the Nation will be featured all week, including…
Brooklyn, Flying Dog, Founders, Stone, Sierra Nevada, Left Hand, Anchor, Sly Fox, Boulevard, Rogue, Fordham & Dominion, Goose Island, Harpoon, Captain Lawrence, Bronx, Docs Cider, Butternuts, Firestone Walker, Original Sin, Stone, Blue Point, Odell, Maui, Bear Republic, Abita, Alameida, Caldeira, Coronado, Drakes, Speakeasy, Gigantic and many more to be announced.
The Strongroom American Beer Festival gives you the chance to sample something a little different to the ubiquitous beer and lager brands you might more commonly associate with the USA, with events throughout the week to introduce you to the brands in more depth!
The 3rd of July will see us celebrating Independence Day in style - with live music, DJs, dancing, an American themed BBQ, Bucking Bronco and much much more.
Food all week long will be provided by Porky’s - their Memphis style slow-roasted meats will perfectly compliment our huge range of beers, imported from coast to coast.
Monday 27th - 8pm - 11pm
USA Quiz to Trump The Rest!
It’s USA Quiz time! Expect musical interludes aplenty and lots of imagery to ponder over while
quizmaster George makes you scratch your head! £2 entry, teams of 6 max. RSVP: bit.ly/SABFQuiz
Monday 27th - 6.30pm
Industry Talk & Taste - Sierra Nevada
Started as a home brew operation in the 70s, Sierra Nevada has grown to be one of the best regarded US beers around - come to taste & learn! RSVP: bit.ly/SABF27th
Tuesday 28th - 6.30pm
Industry Talk & Taste - Brooklyn Brewery
There’s so much more to beer & food than a tinny & a dirty burger! Come & learn from Brooklyn Brewery what it really means to pair your favourite beers with delicious food!
Wednesday 29th - 6.30pm
#WhiskyWeds Masterclass - US Bourbon & Boilermaker
A specially themed US Bourbon & Boilermaker masterclass, pairing Buffalo Trace, Eagle Rare 10yr old & Stagg Jr with beers from Left Coast Distribution.
Tickets just £10 at bar or bit.ly/SABF29th
Thursday 30th June - 6.30pm
Industry Talk & Taste - Rogue
In 1887, a Revolution in beer began in the basement of the Rogue Public House in Oregon. They’ll be taking over our taps - come hear the full story & taste the delights!
Friday 1st July - 8pm - 2am
Known Pleasures - Sponsored by Goose Island
The Known Pleasures guys are back on the decks playing an all American set to kick off the final few days of the beer fest! Special Goose Island promos on the night!
Saturday 2nd July - 6pm - 9pm
Strongroom Sessions: Americana Night
Come down for a live night packed with classic and new Americana & Blues sounds - featuring The Hanging Stars, Sam Beer (Treetop Flyers) & very special guests!
RSVP & more info: bit.ly/SABF2nd
Saturday 2nd July - 9pm - 2am
Soul Soul, American Soul
Thee Captains of Suave will be leading us on a soulful strut through the ages of American Funk & Soul - get those dancing boots on because these guys know how to make you groove!
Sunday 3rd - 12pm - 10pm
INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONS!
A day early, sure, but we’re bringing the all-day party to Strongroom again! Soundtrack your day with the finest in Americana Country & Blues music - from 4 live bands and 4 fantastic DJs - alongside a USA slow roasted meat BBQ from Porky‘s, a rip roarin’ Buckin’ Bronco & much much more!
RSVP & more info: bit.ly/SABF3rd
Live: The Hallelujah Trails, The No Sorrows, Jake Watson & Tom Caswell
DJs: Bonanza & Son DJs, Diddy Wah, Lord Anthony & DJ Testify
Check out some photos from last year here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.883331695046554.1073741831.172687126111018&type=1&l=06c3f1c13d
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