Beer Lovers Rejoice

Anchor Steam Week 2019

  • Anchor Brewing Company will once again celebrate America’s first handcrafted beer, Anchor Steam Beer, with the return of Anchor Steam Week August 11-18, 2019. Back in 2015, the city of San Francisco proclaimed the third week of August to be Anchor Steam Week, celebrating Anchor’s pioneering role in the American craft beer movement and continued commitment to brewing in San Francisco. In its fifth annual year, Anchor Steam Week has continued to expand nationwide and will consist of events and happenings across the country celebrating Anchor’s rich history. See below for all the ways we’ll be celebrating in the Bay and beyond!


  • 8/11-8/18: Celebrate Anchor Steam Week at Public Taps
    • Location: Anchor Public Taps & Anchor Brewing Company
    • Details:
      • To celebrate Anchor Steam Week, honoring the heritage and legacy of Anchor Steam Beer, Anchor Public Taps will offer a $3 special on Anchor Steam pints all week!
      • Get a taste of true San Francisco history with $15 tours (a $25 value) of our historic brewery! Simply book ahead and use the code STEAMWEEK2019 at checkout!
  • 8/13: Trivia Tuesday – Beer Geek Edition
    • Location: Anchor Public Taps
    • Timeframe: 6:30-8:30pm
    • Details:
      • Round up the beer geeks in your life and head to Anchor Public Taps for a special edition of our weekly Trivia Tuesday! Anchor brewers will be leading beer trivia rounds covering everything from brewing processes, craft beer history, beer styles, and more!
      • Trivia is free to play and great prizes are on deck for the winners!
      • Enjoy 19 Anchor beers on tap, including classic brews and limited releases. Culinary pop-up Frank Grizzly’s will be on-site with delicious Mexi-Cali offerings.
  • 8/15: Anchor Brewing x Frank Grizzly’s Guided Tasting
    • Location: Anchor Public Taps
    • Timeframe: 7pm
    • Cost: $30
    • Details:
      • Join pilot brewery Dane Volek and the Frank Grizzly’s team for a seriously tasty guided beer and food pairing.
      • The Mexi-Cali culinary pop-up will create an array of small bites to pair with a variety of Anchor brews.
  • 8/16: Family Dog Rescue Adoption Happy Hour
    • Location: Anchor Public Taps
    • Timeframe: 5-8pm
    • Details:
      • Come meet the awesome team from Family Dog Rescue and meet the sweet pups looking for their forever homes!
  • 8/18: Anchor Steam Week Wrap Party with Bandwagon
    • Location: Anchor Public Taps
    • Timeframe: 12-5pm
    • Cost: FREE!
    • Details:
      • Celebrate with us one more time as we bid adieu to Anchor Steam Week!
      • Bandwagon presents three local bands.
      • Set times: TBA


East Bay

    • The Avenue
    • Kingfish
    • Starry Plough
    • Legionnaire
    • The Albatross
    • Make Westing
    • Somar Bar
    • Pete’s Brass Rail
    • Golden Squirrel
  •  Events:
    • 8/15: Anchor Steam Week Oakland Bar Crawl
      • Location: Legionnaire Saloon, Make Westing, SOMAR Bar, and The Layover
      • Timeframe: 6-10pm
      • Cost: FREE!
      • Details:
        • We’re celebrating Anchor Steam Week with an epic Oakland bar crawl! Join us for fresh drafts of Anchor Steam Beer at each location.
        • We’ll be kicking things off at Legionnaire Saloon at 6pm before heading off to Make Westing, SOMAR Bar, and The Layover. Come #RaiseYourAnchor with us at some of the East Bay’s very best bars!


    San Mateo County

    • Sam’s Chowder House
    • New England Lobster
    • Rustic House
    • Camelot Fish & Chips
    • Pacific Catch
    • Boulevard Café


    Sacramento Area

    • Star Liquor
    • Redding Beer Week Opening Ceremonies
    • Liquor Barn
    • Theory Collaborative
    • Beach Hut Deli Midtown
    • Hilltop Tavern
    • Tank House
    • Shady Lady
    • Social Tavern



    • Windmill Cove
    • Whiskey Barrel Saloon


    San Jose Area

    • Farmers Union
    • Britannia Arms (Santa Clara St)
    • Britannia Arms (Almaden Expressway)
    • State of Mind Public House
    • Zanottos (Mary Ave)
    • Zanottos (Southwest Expressway)
    • Zanottos (Foxworthy)
    • San Pedro Market
    • Sammy G’s
  • Fresno
    • Lucy’s Lounge
  • Events:
    • 8/12: Anchor Steam Cocktail Competition
      • Location: Lucy’s Lounge
      • Timeframe: 2pm
      • Details:
        • Local bars will be competing to create the best craft cocktail featuring Anchor Steam.  Winner will receive $100 gift card and Anchor swag.  Winning bar will receive a perennial trophy to be displayed throughout the year until next year’s competition.


    North Bay

    • Smitty’s
    • 2am Club
    • Pier 15
    • No Name Bar
    • Viking Cocktail Lounge
    • Starling
    • Peri’s Fairfax


    Los Angeles Area

    • The 6740
    • Los Angeles Biergarten
    • San Francisco Saloon
    • The Akbar


    San Diego Area

    • Blarney Stone Pub
    • Point Loma Seafood
    • Fish Market Restaurant
    • Water Bar Grill
    • Fernside
    • Coronado Cays Yacht Club
    • OB Noodle House Bar 1502


    Southern California

    • Libertine Pub (Morro Bay)
    • O’Sullivan’s Pub (Santa Maria)



    • Main Ingredient (Phoenix)
    • Boulders on Broadway (Tempe)
    • Priceless Primetime (Chandler)
    • Typsy Cactus (Mesa)
    • Delux (Phoenix)
    • Hops On Birch (Flagstaff)
    • Pay N Take (Flagstaff)
    • Bison Witches (Tucson)
    • The Hub (Tucson)
    • Rincon Market Bar (Tucson)



    • Falling Rock Tap House (Denver)
    • Beer Garden at Green Valley (Denver)



    • 4th Street Fillin’ Station (Cocoa Beach)
    • Boathouse (Stuart)
    • Brass Tap Mills (Orlando)
    • Brass Tap St. Pete (St. Petersburg)
    • Castaways (Jensen Beach)
    • The Duck Tavern (Boca Raton)
    • Fishlips (Port Canaveral)
    • Junkanoo Island Kitchen & Rum Bar (Port Canaveral)
    • Lucky’s Market (West Melbourne)
    • Lucky’s Market (Orlando)
    • No Name Pub (Big Pine Key)
    • Rising Tide and Taps (Port Canaveral)
    • Rock N Brews (Orlando)
    • Roque Pub (Orlando)
    • West End Bar (Sanford)
    • World of Beer (Brandon)
    • World of Beer (Melbourne)
    • Celtic Rey (Punta Gorda)
    • Lansdowne Street (Bonita Springs)
    • Dubliner (Boca Raton)
    • Marlin’s Brewhouse (Fort Meyers)
    • Papa’s Raw Bar (Lighthouse Point)



    • Cue BBQ (Cumming)
    • The Rook and Pawn (Athens)
    • Bistro Off Broad (Winder)
    • The Globe (Athens)
    • The Royal Peasant (Athens)



    • Shaw’s Crab House (Chicago)
    • Oyster on Halsted (Chicago)
    • Moody’s Pub (Chicago)
    • Old Town Ale House (Chicago)
    • Cheesie’s Pub & Grill (Chicago)
    • 4 Moon Tavern (Chicago)
    • Hopleaf (Chicago)
    • The Long Room (Chicago)
    • Wok N Fire (Burr Ridge)
    • Wok N Fire (South Barrington)
    • Wok N Fire (St. Charles)
    • Wok N Fire (Wheaton)
    • Bob Chinn’s Crab House (Wheeling)



    • Copper House (Waltham)
    • Doyle’s Café (Jamaica Plain)
    • The Bog Pub (Pocasset)
    • Chapoquoit Grill (Falmouth)
    • Impudent Oyster (Chatham)



    • Anton’s (Kansas City)



    • Casual Pint (Omaha)
    • Thunderhead (Omaha)



    • El Cortez Casino (Las Vegas)
    • Flowing Tide Pub (Las Vegas)
    • Prosecco (Las Vegas)
    • Shakespeare’s Pub (Henderson)


    New York

    • Pier A Bar (New York)
    • Finnerty’s (New York)
    • John Doe’s (New York)
    • Junction (New York)
    • The Pine (Corona)
    • The Shannon Pot 2 (Lic)
    • Dominies Hoek (Lic)
    • Dominies (Astoria)
    • Jameson’s (Rockaway Beach)
    • RBQ (Rockaway Beach)
    • Connolly’s (Rockaway Beach)
    • Rippers (Rockaway Beach)
    • Rudi’s Bar & Grill (Patchogue)



    • Multnomah Deli (Portland)
    • Cassidy’s (Portland)
  • Pennsylvania
    • Blue Dog Tavern (Chalfont)
    • Blue Dog Tavern (Lansdale)
    • Barnaby’s (Aston)



    • The Yard (Fort Worth)
    • Whiskey Garden (Fort Worth)
    • Oscar’s Pub (Fort Worth)
    • Pacific Table (Fort Worth)
    • The Usual (Fort Worth)
    • Hooky (Fort Worth)
    • BFF Grill (Arlington)
    • Flying Saucer (Sugar Land)
    • Beers Looking At You (Webster)
    • Drunken Monkeyz (Galveston)
    • StuutGarden Tavern (Galveston)
    • Bull and Bear Tavern (Houston)



    • Slackwater Pub & Pizzeria (Ogden)
    • Collie’s Sports Bar & Grill (Park City)
    • Lucky 13 (Salt Lake City)
    • Beerhive Pub (Salt Lake City)
    • Whiskey Street (Salt Lake City)
    • Bar X (Salt Lake City)
    • Bayou (Salt Lake City)



    • The Wine Seller (Williamsburg)
    • Mix It Up (Virginia Beach)
    • Jack Brown’s Beer & Burger Joint (Norfolk)
    • Smoke BBQ & Grill at Deer Run (Newport News)
    • Fairways BBQ & Grill at Deer Run (Newport News)
    • Surf Club Ocean Grille (Virginia Beach)



    • Reset Games Arcade (Bellingham)
    • Pizzeria Portofino (Eastsound)
    • Clinkerdagger (Spokane)
    • The Brown Lantern (Anacortes)