L.A. County Brewers Guild Contributes $96M Into Local Economy

The Los Angeles County Brewers Guild partnered with a team from the UCLA Applied Research Department to commission an economic impact analysis report detailing the contributions of local, small, and independent craft breweries within our region. The study was conducted from October 2017 and concluded with a presentation in March 2018. This hyper-localized report is … Read more

Van Nuys Arts Festival Welcomes Valley Breweries

Valley ho! The Los Angeles County Brewers Guild will proudly present an intimate Beer Garden at the first annual Van Nuys Arts Festival taking place on Friday, September 29th from 6pm-10pm. Produced in conjunction with the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, District 6 Councilwoman Nury Martinez, and the folks at Champion City, this free … Read more

Cheers & Beers with L.A. Brewers on Sept. 2

The Los Angeles County Brewers Guild is thrilled announce that we have successfully rescheduled our private craft beer pre-game and will present the first L.A. Brewers Cheers & Beers festival on Saturday, September 2, 2017.  Join us for an exclusive tasting event before the LA Galaxy vs. Colorado Rapids match featuring unlimited tastings from 20 independently-owned L.A. County Brewers Guild breweries … Read more

4th Annual Pintwood Derby & Independent Beer Fest

Guild members Alosta Brewing Co. will be expanding their fan-favorite Pintwood Derby beyond the walls of their Covina tasting room tothe Bidwell Forum Plaza (between the Glendora Library and City Hall) in neighboring Glendora. The 4th Annual Pintwood Derby will benefit the Arthritis Foundation and will also feature an Independent Beer Festival featuring all the … Read more

L.A. Brewers Support Brewers Association Independent Craft Certification

Our friends and allies at the Brewers Association dropped some big news today with regards to our on-going push for transparency in the beer industry by launching the new Certified Independent Craft seal which will be available to all independent craft breweries who qualify. This designation has been something that both brewers and consumers have been seeking … Read more

State of the Guild 2017: Fighting for Transparency and Independence

This editorial from Executive Director Frances Michelle Lopez originally appeared in the June 2017 issue of Beer Paper. For a digital copy of the entire June issue, click here:  The 9th annual L.A. Beer Week is upon us and as we gear up for another power-packed celebration of all things beer, we want to reflect … Read more

L.A. Brewers to Showcase at L.A. Food Fest on June 10

In an expanded partnership with our friends at SauceLA, breweries of the Los Angeles County Brewers Guild are proud to bring independently-owned & locally brewed craft beer to this year’s L.A. Food Fest taking place on Saturday, June 10th at the L.A. Coliseum. 10 Guild breweries will be showcasing their beers from 2pm-7pm alongside some … Read more

Cheers to 20 Years: Wolf Creek Restaurant & Brewery

If we wrote blog posts about every brewery anniversary, we’d never get anything done around here. However, this weekend marks a tremendous milestone for one of our founding brewery members, Wolf Creek Restaurant & Brewery. We couldn’t be more happy to wish them a happy 20th anniversary. Rob & Laina McFerren founded Wolf Creek Restaurant … Read more

L.A. Brewers Featured at Artisanal LA Spring Marketplace

The Los Angeles County Brewers Guild is pleased to announce that we will be a featured participant of the Artisanal L.A. Spring Show taking place April 1-2. Join us for this unique marketplace featuring dozens of the city’s best makers showcasing unique locally made goods, educational classes, and food & beverage. We’ll have a space in … Read more