events

Beer'd Science

Join us for a fusion of beer and science throughout October at our Taps & Tanks Production Facility. We’ll be exploring wildlife biology, ecology, meteorology, geology and of course—brewology. Come down and expand your world—all while wearing a pair of beer goggles.

October 12th • 6-8 p.m.

Talkin’ Trout – The Evolution of a Giant

7 p.m.: Dr. Mary Peacock from the University of Nevada, Reno will be discussing the natural history of your native trout

7:40 p.m.: Albert John from the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe will be discussing the Paiute Nation and Lahontan Cutthroat Trout. Albert John is the Executive Director of Pyramid Lake Fisheries Program. Mr. John has more than 25 years of experience in fishery and hatchery management, and currently oversees all aspects of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe’s fishery programs. He has been working with Cui-ui and Lahontan Cutthroat Trout for more than 25 years.

This is a free event, be sure to grab a bite to eat before you arrive.

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October 13th • 5-9 p.m.

Orogenesis: Antler Release Party

Join us for the very first release in an evolving craft beer series – Orogenesis: Antler. Each release in the series will be brewed, bottled, and released only once. The Orogenesis series will traverse beer styles and flavors in a singular display of craft beer creativity. Orogenesis: Antler has been carefully aged in oak for over 1 year, creating a spectacular sour Belgian-style amber ale. Don’t miss this premiere entry into the Orogenesis series, it’ll open your eyes to another world.

Bottle Price: $13 (tax included)

Food available for purchase, beer will be on tap, fun games to play, live music, this is a free event.

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October 19th • 6-8 p.m.

Talkin’ Trout – The Lahontan Today

7 p.m.: Jon Sjoberg from the Nevada Department of Wildlife will be discussing fluvial Lahontan Cutthroat Trout and the NW GMU

7:15 p.m.: Chad Mellison from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service will be discussing the Humboldt GMU

7:30 p.m.: Lisa Heki from the Lahontan National Fish Hatchery Complex will be discussing lacustrine Lahontan Cutthroat Trout introduction and the Tahoe-Truckee-Pyramid system

7:45 p.m.: Dr. Phaedra Budy from Utah State University will be discussing Lahontan Cutthroat Trout in Pyramid Lake

Food available for purchase, beer will be on tap, fun games to play, live music, this is a free event.

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October 20th • 5-9 p.m.

Winter in the Sierra & Western Nevada: What to Expect and What You Can Do

6:30 p.m.: Warning Coordination Meteorologist Chris Smallcomb, Meteorologist Edan Weishahn, and Meteorologist Evan LaGuardia from the National Weather Service will be discussing “after last year’s relentless winter, is it time to freak out yet?”

Food available for purchase, beer and wine at the bar, winter themed games, this is a free event.

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October 26th • 6-8 p.m.

Talkin’ Trout – The Science of Recovery

7 p.m.: Dr. Helen Neville from Trout Unlimited will be discussing the future of fluvial Lahontan Cutthroat Trout recovery

7:30 p.m.: Dr. Robert Al-Chokhachy from the U.S. Geological Survey will be discussing the future of lacustrine Lahontan Cutthroat Trout recovery

This is a free event, be sure to grab a bite to eat before you arrive.

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October 27th • 5-9 p.m.

Oktoberforest

Spread the word about the essential connection between our forest and our water and what you can do to help.

6:30 p.m.: Truckee River Project director Mickey Hazelwood will be discussing what The Nature Conservancy has been doing for the last 14 years to take care of our Truckee River and share details about what’s next – how we’re planning to use best-available science to guide smart decisions to continue to protect the health of the river and our community.

Food available for purchase, beer and wine at the bar, games, free event.

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October 28th • 3-9 p.m.

TROUT-tober-FEST

3 to 4 p.m.: Games and educational opportunities

4 to 4:15 p.m.: Pyramid Lake, Land of the Giants presented by Doug Ouellette

4:30 to 6 p.m.: Games and educational opportunities

5 p.m.: Food available for purchase

6 to 6:30 p.m.: Celebration of Lahontan Cutthroat Trout and Trout Unlimited presented by David Lass; Presentation and beer release by Tom Young

Food will be available for purchase, as well as beer and wine at the bar. Tickets are $5 for Trout Unlimited members (includes one free pint of beer), $10 for non-members (includes one free pint of beer and a membership to Trout Unlimited), and anyone under 18 is free.

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