Tickets on Sale for 2019 Brews For New Avenues Rare Beer Charity Events

You could do worse with your money than spend it on the tickets that go on sale today, May 3rd at 3pm for 2019 Brews for New Avenues events. The marquee gala event is now the world’s biggest rare beer charity auction and even if you dont want to bid on bottles, just attending allows you to sample dozens of great and many rare beers. Brews for New Avenues has expanded into it’s own series of events with smaller beer dinners and pairing events leading up to the big gala celebration on Saturday, August 10th. If you can afford it, the VIP tickets are worth every penny at $100 but the general admission $20 pass is also well worth it. All proceeds go to benefit homeless and at-risk youth through non-profit New Avenues for Youth.

A limited number of tickets will be available for the following events:

Brewers Dinner – Thursday, August 8th, 6-9pm. Features award-winning blends and brews from Hasselt, Belgium, and Portland, Oregon, paired with cuisine from Portland chef Connor Martin. Plus an exclusive meet n’ greet with our 2019 Guests, Raf Souvereyns and Alex Ganum. $150 per personlimit 2 tickets per purchase.

Oyster and Gueuze Social: Now with 2 Sessions! 
Friday, August 9th, 4-6pm & 6:30-8:30pm. Back by popular demand, we have expanded our Oyster and Gueuze Social to 2 sessions. Features special bottle pours from Cantillon, a bottle auction, a selection of draft lambic, and plenty of freshly shucked oysters on the half shell! $65 per person;limit 2 tickets per purchase. 

Brews for New Avenues VIP Event, Saturday, August 10th from 2-5pm at LeftBank Annex. Our VIPs get exclusive access to bottle pours from Block 15Tioga-Sequoia, and Logsdon. AND rare pours from guests Raf Souvereyns and Portland’s own Alex Ganum. Before our General Admission doors open, this exclusive VIP event includes access to bid on hundreds of rare beer auction packages, the opportunity to purchase special event-only bottlings, food from Olympia Provisions and Cheese Bar, cider pours from Rev. Nats Hard Cider and a special lambic Wall of Beer sponsored by! Doors open at 1:30pm. $100 per person;limit 2 tickets per purchase.

 General Admission tickets on sale too! Brews for New Avenues GA Event, Saturday, August 10th from 5-10pm at LeftBank Annex. Open to the public, this event includes access to our live auction where you can bid on rare beer packages and experiences, the opportunity to purchase special event-only bottlings, live music, food carts, and the famous Wall of Beer! $20 per person; no ticket limit. 

Help us Hit our $1 Million Goal Since we kicked off the first-ever Brews for New Avenues in 2012, we have raised an incredible $750,000 to support our mission to prevent and end youth homelessness. Through the love of beer and the spirit of giving, you can help us raise our first million. This year, let’s make a goal together to raise $250,000! 

Purchase your advanced tickets here!
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Samurai Artist

Founder of The New School and most frequent contributor Ezra Johnson-Greenough has worked in the craft beer industry for almost 10 years, doing everything from illustrating beer labels to bartending at renowned beer bars and breweries like Belmont Station, Apex, Laurelwood and Upright Brewing. He has also had a hand in creating events like the Portland Fruit Beer Festival, Portland Beer Week, and the Brewing up Cocktails series. He is available for freelance consultation in marketing, events, graphic design and branding. Contact: