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CANFEST, the original canned beer festival returns for a fourth year with Mammoth Brewing Company as title sponsor

September 28, 2012 ThisIsReno

The world’s first strictly canned beer festival, CANFEST, announces its return for a 4th year with a brand new title brewery sponsor, Mammoth Brewing Company, and the second annual bike drive.

CANFEST will take place on November 3rd inside the Reno Ballroom in downtown Reno, Nev. Supporters of craft beer in cans and industry respected Mammoth Brewing Company will step in for the first time to present the event. CANFEST expects to bring back favorites such as Oskar Blues, Caldera Brewing, 21st Amendment, Anderson Valley Brewing Company, and dozens more.

“We’re incredibly excited to have Mammoth join us for CANFEST this year,” said event co-organizer Ty Whitaker. “They have a phenomenal reputation in the craft beer world and as a brewery that looks to keep the trend going, we couldn’t ask for a more appropriate CANFEST affiliate.” […]


CANFEST announces second annual Bike Drive, raises money for Reno Bike Project

September 13, 2012 ThisIsReno

For the second time, CANFEST chose to support local nonprofit The Reno Bike Project. They’re a super cool community bike shop and cyclist safety advocate organization that strives to bring better and safer biking to the Truckee Meadows. And we think that’s awesome. Besides an cash, RBP needs one thing to keep running: bikes. They take old bikes, fix ‘em up (better than new most of the time), and then the team of bike experts either throws them on the sales floor or they donate them to various nonprofits and programs they support in the community. We want to help with that. Spread the wheels. So, for the 2nd year, we proudly announce our CANFEST Bike Drive. […]