BIG Weekend Launch Party

You’re Invited to our BIG Weekend Launch Party!

Calling all local CBC fans! Thursday, August 31st, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, the Coronado Brewing Company Tasting Room in Bay Park, California, will transform into a coastal paradise of good vibes and great times! Celebrate the official launch of our latest year-round brew, BIG Weekend Double IPA!  With the sun shining and live music setting the mood, this event is necessary for all beer-loving souls. Indulge your taste buds with mouthwatering food specials, ride the wave of anticipation for exciting giveaways, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere. Put on your favorite CBC merch, gather your friends, and join us for an unforgettable coastal celebration of brewing brilliance! 

Weekends Just Got Bigger – BIG Weekend Double IPA

In a resounding response to the evolving preferences of beer enthusiasts, BIG Weekend is set to redefine weekends for craft beer lovers across the nation. At 8.8% ABV, BIG Weekend delivers a robust and vibrant flavor profile while maintaining the bright and refreshing notes that CBC’s loyal patrons adore. The brand’s tagline, “Here’s to living in the moment. Let’s make it a BIG Weekend,” encapsulates the spirit of embracing life’s pleasures to the fullest. BIG Weekend seizes the essence of celebration and camaraderie and is destined to become an essential companion for those seeking to elevate their weekend adventures. Join CBC on Thursday, August 31st, for the official launch party! 

BIG Weekend Launch Party Details

Head to the Coronado Brewing Company Tasting Room at 1205 Knoxville Street, San Diego, CA 92110. The party starts at 4:00 pm and ends at 8:00 pm! This is a free, non-ticketed event for all ages!

Live Music – Puerto is Back!

Get ready to groove to the infectious rhythms of Puerto, the sensational San Diego-based band that will transport you straight to a coastal paradise. The surf rock duo featuring guitarist Zach Polletta and drummer Sean Nowland effortlessly blend elements of reggae, funk, and more, creating a vibrant and irresistible sound that will have you dancing all night long. With their catchy melodies and energetic performances, Puerto brings the spirit of the California coast to life. So raise a glass of Big Weekend DIPA, and let Puerto’s music carry you on a tidal wave of pure joy and musical bliss!

BIG Weekend Giveaways – Enter to Win

Drop by our swag booth on the Tasting Room patio to enter to win a variety of coastal goodies! One lucky winner will be walking home with a CBC soft-top surfboard. Visit us at the party to explore other goodies we’ll give away!

Food Specials

Our OG menu rocks, but for this special occasion, we’ll have a variety of food specials for one night!  Expect a taco, sandwich and dessert special at our BIG Weekend launch party!

Keep the Pint

Purchasing a pint glass of Big Weekend Double IPA? During the launch party, guests may purchase a pint of BIG Weekend for only $8! The best part is that customers get to take home a specialty BIG Weekend glass included with their purchase.

Own the Weekend – Specialty Merch!

BIG Weekend merch is available online and in stores.




Surf ‘n’ Suds Beer Festival

Catch the Perfect Wave of Craft Beer at Surf ‘n’ Suds Beer Festival in Ventura County!

Hey there, beer enthusiasts and ocean lovers! Get ready to ride the ultimate wave of flavor as Surf ‘n’ Suds beer festival returns for another great party in to Ventura County. This year, we are stoked to announce that Coronado Brewing Company will be among the stellar breweries pouring their finest craft beer samples. Mark your calendars for an unforgettable day of sun, sand, and sensational suds on Saturday, August 12th.

What to Expect at Surf ‘n’ Suds Beer Festival

Surf ‘n’ Suds is not your ordinary beer festival; it’s an epic celebration of the laid-back California lifestyle and the exceptional craft beer scene. Picture yourself strolling through the scenic Ventura County Fairgrounds, beer in hand, with the cool ocean breeze in your hair. With over 70 breweries in attendance, Surf ‘n’ Suds offers an unparalleled opportunity to savor a wide range of handcrafted brews, all under one roof. This is your chance to explore the craft beer industry’s diverse flavors, styles, and innovations.

CBC Joins Pouring Lineup at the 2023 Surf ‘n’ Suds

As proud participants in this year’s Surf ‘n’ Suds, Coronado Brewing Company will showcase a few of our finest creations. From our refreshing and crisp Salty Crew Blonde Ale to the smooth and piney Weekend Vibes IPA, we’ve got a beer for every palate. Our passionate brewers have perfected their craft, and we can’t wait to share the fruits of their labor with you. Come by our booth to meet our brewery representative to learn more about our product and to snatch up some free CBC swag! 

Beyond the beer, Surf ‘n’ Suds promises a lively atmosphere filled with sunshine, great music, and delicious food vendors. Take a break from the sips and bites to enjoy live entertainment, including local bands and DJs that will keep the energy high throughout the day. Plus, you’ll have the chance to meet and mingle with fellow beer enthusiasts, creating new friendships and unforgettable memories.

Surf ‘n’ Suds Beer Festival Tickets

Tickets to Surf ‘n’ Suds are selling fast, so grab yours today from their official website: General admission grants you a souvenir tasting glass and unlimited samples of the finest craft beers from all participating breweries. For those seeking an elevated experience, VIP tickets offer early access, exclusive pours, and other fantastic perks. If you are the DD, don’t worry! Purchase a designated driver ticket for $20 at the door. 

Meet Coronado Brewing at Surf ‘n’ Suds Beer Festival

Take advantage of the ultimate beer festival experience that combines the surf’s thrill with craft beer’s delight. Surf ‘n’ Suds in Ventura County promises to be a day filled with laughter, great company, and the most incredible brews. Join us at this one-of-a-kind event and let your taste buds ride the flavor wave. 

Cheers to unforgettable experiences and raising our glasses to good times! See you at Surf ‘n’ Suds, where the California sun meets the finest craft beer!


Brew Hee Haw Festival

Join CBC at the 2023 Brew Hee Haw Festival

Calling all craft beer enthusiasts and So-Cal residents! Get ready to kick off your summer in style at the highly anticipated Brew Hee Haw 2023, Orange County’s premier two-day summer party! Held on the opening weekend of the OC Fair, this incredible festival promises an unforgettable experience filled with unlimited tastings of 100+ craft beers, live music, free fair admission, and much more. As if that wasn’t enough, we’ll be pouring samples of our award-winning brews and handing out swag like stickers, chapsticks, koozies, and more. Don’t miss out on the ultimate summer celebration—mark your calendars and join us for the Brew Hee Haw!

Free OC Fair Admission: As if the fantastic beer offerings weren’t enough, attending Brew Hee Haw also grants you free admission to the renowned OC Fair. Explore the exciting attractions, enjoy thrilling rides, indulge in delicious food, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere only the OC Fair offers. It’s the perfect opportunity to make a day of it and experience the best of both worlds—craft beer and fair entertainment!

Live Music and Entertainment: Get ready to groove to the rhythm of live music performances that will keep the energy high throughout the festival. From local bands to well-known artists, the Brew Hee Haw stage will be buzzing with incredible talent, providing the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable summer party. So, grab a cold brew, sway to the music, and make memories that will last a lifetime.

CBC Joins 2023 Brew Hee Haw Pouring Lineup

Joining the Brew Hee Haw lineup is none other than the esteemed Coronado Brewing Company, bringing our award-winning brews to tantalize your taste buds. Stop by our booth to savor exceptional craft beers, and don’t forget to snag some exclusive swag, including stickers, chapsticks, koozies, and more. Show off your love for Coronado Brewing and take home some memorable souvenirs from this incredible event.

The Brew Hee Haw 2023 is the summer party you’ve been waiting for—an extraordinary celebration of craft beer, live music, and free fair admission. With unlimited tastings of over 100 craft beers, the presence of renowned breweries, including the beloved Coronado Brewing Company, and a vibrant atmosphere that only the OC Fair can provide, this is an event you cannot miss. So-Cal residents, mark your calendars, gather your friends, and prepare to raise your glasses for an unforgettable summer at the Brew Hee Haw! Secure your tickets now and join us for two days of beer-filled fun under the Southern California sun. Cheers to an incredible summer!

10th Anniversary Hilo Brewfest

CBC Joins Pouring Line-Up at the Hilo Brewfest!

Aloha, CBC fans! Prepare to embark on a sun-soaked adventure in the picturesque paradise of Hilo, Hawaii, as we celebrate a decade of great brews at the 10th Annual Hilo Brewfest! This highly anticipated event promises an unforgettable experience for beer lovers, where you can immerse yourself in the vibrant local beer culture, indulge in award-winning craft beers, and create lasting memories with fellow enthusiasts. So pack your bags, put on your favorite Hawaiian shirt, and join us for a tropical beer extravaganza like no other!

Buy Tickets to Support a Great Cause

By attending the 10th Annual Hilo Brewfest, you’re not just indulging in your love for craft beer but also supporting a great cause. The festival actively partners with local charities and organizations, using beer’s power to impact the community positively. So while enjoying fantastic brews, you can feel good knowing that your participation contributes to a greater social cause.

Some of the charities include Hilo Medical Center Foundation’s HHSC Primary Care Physician Training Program, the Friends of the Children’s Justice Center of East Hawaii, and the ‘Ohana Waa Laulima Non-Profit Organization.

Hilo Brewfest Ticket Prices

General Admission (2:00 pm entry): $75

VIP (1:00 pm early entry): $150

Click here to purchase tickets!

Padres Beerfest – Star Wars Night

CBC at Padres Beerfest

Baseball season is back, which means it’s time for a couple of afternoons of Padres Beerfests! We’ll be pouring a variety of samples from IPAs to blonde ales. Join us on Friday, June 16th, for the San Diego Padres versus the Tampa Bay Rays. Click here for tickets to the game, and we’ll see you there!

What is Padres Beerfest?

It’s a pregame happy hour tailgate-style party with live music and $5 beer specials (12 ounces) from local and national breweries. Beerfest beer tasting commences at 4:30 pm and continues until just before the first pitch at 6:40 pm. Beerfest occurs inside Petco Park’s Park at the Park, Gallagher Square.

Calling All Star Wars Fans

Join us for an epic evening of intergalactic fun at the highly anticipated Star Wars Night at the 2023 Padres Beerfest! On June 16th, the force will awaken at the ballpark as Coronado Brewing Company and the San Diego Padres and other local craft breweries come together to create an unforgettable experience for fans and beer enthusiasts alike. Embrace your inner Jedi or Sith Lord as you sip on specially crafted Star Wars-themed beers, showcasing flavors from across the galaxy. Immerse yourself in the Star Wars universe with appearances from beloved characters, exciting photo opportunities, and even lightsaber duels. This cosmic celebration will feature live music, interactive games, and a chance to win exclusive Star Wars merchandise. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this epic adventure. Grab your lightsaber, put on your favorite Star Wars attire, and join us for an out-of-this-world experience at the Padres Beerfest on June 16th. May the hops be with you!


Can’t attend? Here’s a calendar with more opportunities to enjoy a Padres Beerfest.

World Oceans Day Beach Clean Up

Join Coronado Brewing Company in Preserving the Beauty of La Jolla Shores: Beach Clean-Up Event in Honor of World Oceans Day

Coronado Brewing Company strives to brew exceptional craft beer and positively impact our community and the environment. We are excited to announce our upcoming beach clean-up event at La Jolla Shores, collaborating with Coast Keeper San Diego. This is a fantastic opportunity for all local craft beer lovers who share our passion for the beach to come together and make a difference. Join us on Saturday, June 10th, starting at 9 am, as we unite for a day of fun, community, and environmental stewardship! Look for the blue CBC-branded pop-up tent near the main lifeguard tower at La Jolla Shores.

Why Beach Clean-Up Matters

The pristine beauty of our coastal areas is a precious resource that deserves our utmost care and protection. Unfortunately, pollution and litter pose a threat to marine life and the overall health of our oceans. By participating in this beach clean-up, you will actively contribute to preserving the natural beauty of La Jolla Shores and positively impacting the environment!

Collaboration with Coast Keeper San Diego for World Oceans Day

To further amplify our efforts, we have partnered with Coast Keeper San Diego, a local organization dedicated to safeguarding our coasts and preserving the health of our oceans. With their expertise and guidance, we aim to make this beach clean-up event a resounding success.

Participation in the beach clean-up event is open to everyone who shares our love for craft beer and the beach. Here’s how you can get involved:

  1. Spread the Word: Share this event with your friends, family, and fellow craft beer enthusiasts. Encourage them to join us in this important cause and make a difference together.
  2. Dress Appropriately: Remember to wear comfortable clothing and closed-toe shoes suitable for beach clean-up activities. Don’t forget to apply sunscreen and stay hydrated!
  3. Have Fun: While the primary purpose of the event is to clean up the beach, it’s also an opportunity to meet like-minded individuals, make new friends, and enjoy a day at the beautiful La Jolla Shores.
  4. Post-clean-up Cheers: If you have the time, head over with team CBC to say cheers to a great beach clean-up in honor of World Oceans Day. Not only will Salty Crew Blonde Ale be on special at Shore Rider La Jolla, but Dough Momma’s will also be offering pizza by the slice that can be paired with your favorite brew. Check out our list of special events happening after the beach is clean!

Shore Rider La JollaSalty Crew Blonde Ale Special & Orange Ave Wit on draft

Cove House La JollaWeekend Vibes IPA on draft

Dough Momma Pizzeria – $2 cheese pizza slices & draft beer

Remember, our beaches are treasures worth preserving, and your participation matters. Let’s raise awareness, inspire others, and leave a lasting legacy of clean and beautiful shores. We look forward to seeing you at the beach clean-up event!

Celebrating World Oceans Day

The Coronado Brewing Company family is proud to celebrate World Oceans Day, which falls on June 8th every year. World Oceans Day is an international observance that raises awareness about our oceans’ vital role in sustaining life on Earth. It serves as a reminder of our oceans’ significant challenges, including pollution, overfishing, habitat destruction, and climate change. It is a call to action for individuals, communities, and organizations to come together and work towards sustainable solutions that ensure the health and well-being of our oceans. Together, we can make a difference and create a more sustainable future for our planet! We hope to see you on Saturday, June 10th at our La Jolla Shores Beach Clean-up in honor of World Oceans Day!

Summer Suds Brewfest

CBC Pouring Brews at the Summer Suds Brewfest

Located at Fountain Valley Sports Park, Summer Suds Brewfest on Saturday, June 17, 2023 brings you 40+ craft breweries with over 100 beers to taste plus food tastings to enjoy. The event includes live performances from local bands, beer magicians and some of Southern California’s best food vendors cuisine.

Join CBC and find our booth to try unlimited samples of our award-winning brews, Weekend Vibes IPA and Salty Crew Blonde, Learn more about our brews and take home some swag. We hope to see you there!

Summer Suds Ticket Prices

VIP (12:00 PM -4:00 PM) $60 online, $70 at gate

GA (1:00 PM -4:00 PM) $50 online, $70 at gate

All ticket holders must be 21+. Designated Driver tickets will be sold at the gate for $15. Ready to commit? Click here to purchase tickets today!

PLUS, get a $25 OFF Postmates voucher with each order purchase (no subscription/no hidden fees). Voucher allows you to get a free meal on Postmates worth $25 with no minimum.

Big Bear Lake Grill & Chill Festival

Big Bear Lake Grill & Chill Festival

Any plans for Memorial Day weekend? Why not bring your family out to enjoy the Big Bear Lake Grill & Chill BBQ festival? Grill masters from across the nation will hash it out over the barbeque for a KCBS State Championship and People’s Choice Award. Attendees can sample some of the best BBQ and craft beers around while enjoying live music, shopping, kid’s activities, and more!

CBC Pouring at Grill & Chill

The Big Bear Lake Grill & Chill includes a two-day beer-tasting festival in tandem with the BBQ festival. We’ll be pouring samples of our award-winning IPAs, blondes, hard ciders, and more! Keep scrolling to learn more about the types of tickets available.

Grill & Chill Ticket Packages

General Admission ticket purchasers receive a ticket book with 10 (ten) tickets to be redeemed for craft beer and BBQ samplings. Includes 16 oz. Glass for beer tastings with a 5 oz. fill line.

VIP Single Day ticket purchasers receive 15.5 oz. mug, with a 5 oz. fill line, a day pass for unlimited pours from breweries, and a meal ticket to one BBQ team.

Click here to secure tickets ASAP! Cheers.

Padres Beerfest

CBC at Padres Beerfest

Baseball season is back, which means it’s time for a couple of afternoons of Padres Beerfests! We’ll be pouring a variety of samples from IPAs to blonde ales. Join us on Friday, May 19th, for the San Diego Padres versus the Boston Red Sox. Click here for tickets to the game, and we’ll see you there!

What is Padres Beerfest?

It’s a pregame happy hour tailgate-style party with live music and $5 beer specials (12 ounces) from local and national breweries. Beerfest beer tasting commences at 4:30 pm and continues until just before the first pitch at 6:40 pm. Beerfest takes place inside Petco Park’s Park at the Park, Gallagher Square.


Can’t attend? Here’s a calendar with more opportunities to enjoy a Padres Beerfest.