Driftwood Doheny – Country Music & Craft Beer Unite for a Lively Weekend

This past weekend country music and craft beer came together to produce lively, high-spirited fun. The 2017 Driftwood at Doheny State Beach expanded to two days for Veterans Day Weekend in Orange County, CA. The Driftwood festival featured live country music, craft beer, BBQ and more at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA on…

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Join Me in The Big Top – Lagunitas Beer Circus 2017

Lagunitas Beer Circus 2017 Comes to Town Ladies and Gentlemen! Step right up. Come one, come all that are 21+ years! Lagunitas Beer Circus is coming to Los Angeles County. Dare to see things you cannot unsee at the 2017 Lagunitas Beer Circus. The circus will take place at the Fairplex Exposition Complex – Gate…

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2017 Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference Takeaways

2017 Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference About a month ago 150 bloggers and writers (including myself) descended upon Milwaukee for the 2017 Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference. I’m happy to report that Milwaukee and its beer supply survived! What is the Beer Bloggers and Writers Conference? Founded in 2010, the Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference…

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Calling All Beer Bloggers! 2017 U.S. Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference (BBC17)

My Firkin Beer Blog to Participate in the 2017 Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference (BBC17) Get ready, the fun is about to start! Because My Firkin Beer Blog will be participating in the 2017 U.S. Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference (BBC17). Founded in 2010, the Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference provides an annual forum for…

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The BrewHouse – San Juan Capistrano’s Beer Gem

I mostly write stories about breweries I visit. However, every so often I write about other great places to enjoy craft beers – like The BrewHouse. The BrewHouse delivers the finest selection of craft beers in San Juan Capistrano and is one of my favorite local beer stops. The BrewHouse opened in November 2014 with…

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Beer in 2016 and 2017 – 5 Stories Over Beer

5 Stories Over Beer – a weekly article that presents 5 recent, thought-provoking stories about beer and the brewing industry. Sit down, grab a beer, and take a few minutes to read 5 thirst-quenching stories. Cheers! Beer in 2016 and 2017 – 5 Stories Over Beer FirkinBeer.com took a short holiday break but is back….

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