Boom Days Celebration

Things to do
0 Love It
Save it
Boom Days Celebration
More Less
Boom Island Brewing Company says
Back by popular demand, Boom Days 2016 will be highlighted by the release of increased numbers of the much-anticipated Cuvée de Boom on tap and in bottles. The weekend will also feature music from a Belgian rapper, a 5K running event, a Home Brew competition, and outdoor games like rolle bolle.

Schedule of events for Friday, July 15th:
4:00pm: Boom Room opens/My Burger Food truck on site.
6:00pm: Cuvée de Boom release party and 750ml bottle blowout. Celebratory fanfare provided by the Twin Cities French Horn Club.
7:00pm: Music by Belgium’s Original Hip-hop rapper Too Tuff, who will drop rhymes in the Antwerp dialect and in English. Too Tuff and collaborator Halve Neuro had a hit single last year in Belgium called Doedizziet (ft. Too Tuff)
8:00pm: Jazz by local luminaries Brad Bellows and Friends, featuring Larry Hillman on saxophone

Schedule of events for Saturday, July 16th:
11:00am: MN Brewery Running Series. Sign up: http://www.breweryrunningseries.com/
1:00pm: Boom Room opens/ Nate Dogs and Betty Danger’s Food Truck on site.

The following beers will made available for a one-hour window only, while the very limited supply lasts:
1:00pm: Last year’s Home Brew Competition winner, JD Park, will be pouring his prize winning Saison.
2:00pm: Triple Brett, a 7% ABV American Wild Ale, fermented with 3 different strains of Brettanomyces yeast.
3:00pm: Oude Funk: A rare, funky and complex ale consisting of a blend of 3-year, 2-year and 1-year old vintages of barrel aged and spontaneously fermented beer.
4:00pm: Oude Funk with Cherries: An extremely limited supply of the wildly popular marriage of the Oude Funk and locally grown cherries.

Full slate of bands will perform on outdoor stage, including:
1:30pm: The Above Average Tuba Quartet
3:00pm: Crossing Guards, featuring Martin Devaney
5:00pm: The Bill Patten Trio
6:30pm: Phantom Tails
8:00pm: Eleganza!

Schedule of events for Sunday, July 17th:
Noon: Boom Room opens with Louisiana Purchase Cajun food on site.
1:00pm: Jason McCann from Cargill will discuss the varieties of malts available to the home brewer.
2:00pm: Taylor Quill from Quill Bros. Hop Farm: All Things Hop Related.
3:00pm: Touring the Great Breweries of Belgium with Brewer Kevin Welch of Boom Island as Your Guide – Sponsored by Book It Travel.
4:00pm: Jeff Merriman of Northern Brewer will discuss the role of Belgian yeast and fermentation in the brewing process.
5:00pm: Boom Days Home Brew Competition Awards announcement
More Less

By: Boom Island Brewing Company

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/1071782459534989
To improve this listing email: feedback@timeout.com