Sacramento Beer Week: Drink Like a Brewer | Saturday April 27 | 11AM
Brewers drink zero day old beer all the time but have YOU ever had a zero day old beer? Join us for a live canning demo plus the opportunity to grab a beer fresh off the line and drink like a brewer! Jenn Coyle, owner of The Can Van mobile canning service, will be on hand to talk about the canning process and our Brewmaster Peter Hoey will be here to answer your questions about Phish, Doctor Who or Urban Roots beer.
We’ll be canning EZ PZ, our beloved Dry-Hopped Pilsner, for the very first time as well as Nothing Can Stop Me, a brand spankin’ new Unfiltered Double IPA featuring Citra, Strata and Galaxy. There are no tickets needed for this event - you’ll be able to join us in the brewery starting at 11am where you’ll be able to learn more about the canning process and drink a freshie straight off the line for only $5.
Sacramento Beer Week: 10 Year Founders Roundtable Discussion | Saturday April 27 | 5PM
This year celebrates 10 years of Sacramento Beer Week and to celebrate Urban Roots is hosting a roundtable discussion with the original founders - Dan Scott and Rick Sellers. Peter Hoey, former brewmaster at Sacramento Brewing Company and Odonata Beer Co, will be on the panel as well. Dave Morrow will moderate the discussion and we will be sure to have some tasty beers available for attendees during the talk.
Dan Scott is the Founder of Sacramento Beer Week, The Capital Beerfest and the Sacramento Brewers Showcase. He previously worked as the Director of Beer Appreciation for the Northern California Brewers Guild, directed the tasting panel for Hops to Table magazine and has written about beer in several regional publications. He has visited more than 1000 breweries over 25 years of traveling.
Rick Sellers currently sells independent beer in Southern Oregon, but Rick is a longtime Sacramento Beer advocate who has witnessed and written about much of the Sacramento Beer scene. Freelance Beer Writer; Beer Director for DRAFT Magazine; NorCal Contributor, Celebrator Beer News; Beer Director, Capital Beer Fest; Partner at Odonata Beer Company; Bartender, Bar Owner and Passionate Line Cleaner.
Sacramento Beer Week: A Meeting of the Minds | Sunday April 28 | 11AM
In a world dominated by IPA’s…three breweries set out to do the unthinkable and brew three collaboration IPA’s! That’s right we’ve teamed up with our friends at Moonraker and Moksa to brew three different collaboration IPA’s united under one name, Meeting of the Minds. Join us for the can release of Urban Roots version, a West Coast DIPA featuring Citra, Galaxy and CTZ.
$20 per 4-pack of Meeting of the Minds / No Limits
In addition to the can release we will be tapping the following beers from our friends at Moonraker and Moksa:
Moonraker - Meeting of the Minds (Hazy DIPA w/ Citra and Sabro)
Moonraker - Northern Lites (Double IPA w/ Simcoe, Mosaic, and Apollo)
Moonraker - Tangerine Sky (Hazy IPA)
Moksa - Meeting of the Minds (Hazy DIPA w/ Pineapple and Mango)
Moksa - Cafe de Olla collab w/ Perennial Artisan Ales (Imperial Stout w/ Coffee, Cinnamon, and Piloncillo)
Moksa - Sunset on Sunset (Sour Blonde w/ Tangerines)
Moksa - Sap & Oak (Whiskey Barrel Aged Imperial Stout w/ Maple Syrup and Vanilla Beans
Sacramento Beer Week: Breakfast of Champions | Sunday May 5th | 11AM
We’re closing out Sacramento Beer Week with award winning IPA’s from the Bistro IPA Fest and the kitchen’s first breakfast-centric special. Can you say Brisket Breakfast Burrito ten times fast? We’ll have the winning beers on tap when we open at 11am with the breakfast special available until it is sold out.
Breakfast of Champions Beer List:
Gold - Lucky Day IPA from Central Coast Brewing
Silver - Revision IPA from Revision Brewing
Bronze - Like Riding A Bike from Urban Roots (hey that’s us!)
People’s Choice - Maui Waui from Altamont Beer Works
Urban Roots Movie Night in the Barrel Room
Starts at 7PM | Free
Movie Night at Urban Roots is a free event and open to all ages however some movies may not be great for kids. We recommend showing up early to reserve a table or bringing your own camping chair. We’ve got beer, popcorn, and our full menu available plus if you stick around after the movie you’ll have a chance to play a movie-themed game to win a prize!
******RESCHEDULED TO APRIL 28 at 7PM****
*****April 21 The Royal Tenenbaums (R)******
******RESCHEDULED TO APRIL 28 at 7PM****
April 28 Moonrise Kingdom at 5PM (PG-13)
May 5 Mad Max Fury Road (R)
May 12 Bridesmaids (R)
May 26 Kill Bill (R)
June 2 Blue Brothers (R)
June 9 Purple Rain (R)
June 16 Almost Famous (R)
June 23 Sing Street (PG-13)