First Annual Magnanimous Mug Awards an Overwhelming Success

The Fort George Magnanimous Mug Awards were held on Sunday, November 29th at the brewery in downtown Astoria. A call went out at the start of the month for nominations of craft beer lovers who are also doing great things in the community. Six finalists were ultimately chosen – Dulcye Taylor, David Reid, Jessica Schleif,…
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A Magnanimous November to Remember

On November 1st Fort George Brewery released their latest seasonal, Magnanimous IPA. This winter collaboration blends piney Simcoe and Chinook hops with hand-harvested Grand Fir trimmings from Earth & Sky Farm, all packed into a 16-oz can. Typically November 1st also marked the start of “No Shave November” at the pub, culminating with the “Bearded Mug” awarded…
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Halloween Hellorium 2015

Astoria – Get your freakiness on then get your dance on. The Hellorium returns to Fort George this Halloween night with live music, costume prizes, and plenty of killer beers all over the block.   The upstairs at Fort George hosts the coast’s liveliest party featuring infectious zydeco rhythms from New Iberians, followed by the funktastic psychedelic sounds of Scott Pemberton Band. Prizes…
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The Hollywood Theatre Comes to Fort George

    Coinciding with the annual Astoria Regatta, Fort George Brewery and the Hollywood Theatre present a special outdoor showing of The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, starring Bill Murray. Don your red caps and assemble the crew in the Fort George courtyard, as Team Zissou takes you on an underwater hunt for the mysterious…
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4th of July 3-Day 3-Way Celebration

Fort George is bringing back the 4th of July 3-Day 3-Way in Astoria, but this year they’re adding a beer party on the block. It’s a courtyard celebration with hand-picked beers on tap from every 3-Way IPA collaborator: Lompoc, Gigantic, Block 15, Boneyard, Georgetown, and Pfriem. And you’ll be able to enjoy fresh batches of…
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3-Way IPA Returns with Georgetown and Pfriem

THE COLLABORATION Preparations for a 3-Way IPA can be intricate, as you may imagine. Where do you begin? How does one approach a 3-Way IPA with a collaborator? With all of the amazing brewers out there, how do you choose? Well, it turns out the first step is to invite them out to dinner. This…
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Overdub IPA: A New Session Collaboration with Tape Op Magazine

the sound of Overdub IPA A good beer is like a good sound recording, balanced and pristine. Soft and subdued when it needs to be – In your face and crankin’ when it must. Done right, there’s nothing better than critical listening with a cold pint in your hand. Fort George invites you to put…
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Fort George to Expand Operations

Looks to Purchase Anheuser-Busch InBev – Search for Investors in the Preliminary Stages – April 1st, 2015 – Fort George Brewery announced today that is has begun the process of gathering investors to purchase Anheuser-Busch InBev. For more than 160 years, Anheuser-Busch, with its flagship brewery still operating in St. Louis, MO, has had a…
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Fort George 8th Birthday Party – Friday March 27th

Fort George is turning 8 years young this March, and celebrating it in a big way – an OMEGA way. Seattle’s The Cave Singers will be holding down the brewery’s upstairs raised platform, with an Extra Special Guest to kick off the party at 9pm. Birthday partiers will want to arrive early as this will be another…
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Halloween Hellorium Returns October 31st at Fort George Brewery

Get your costume on, then get your dance on. Halloween night at Fort George Brewery means live music, costume contests, and plenty of killer beers spread throughout the block. Upstairs at the Fort George Brewery + Public House The Upstairs hosts a 21+ only event, with live music featuring the resurrection of local reggae favorite…
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