Wood-Aged Beer Festivals
Festival of Wood and Barrel Aged Beer, Goose Island Wrigleyville, Chicago, IL
The oldest “woody” beer event, started in 2002. Staged by the Illinois Brewers Guild. Last year’s lineup included 71 beers from 28 breweries in 14 different states.
Festival of Barrel-Aged Beer, The Bistro, Hayward, CA
First held in November 2006. There were 40 mostly West-Coast beers poured in 2007.
Big Wood Beer Festival, Brouwer’s Café, Seattle, WA
More than 40 wood-aged beers were on draught at the inaugural event in November, 2007.