Santa Fe Springs Swap Meet: Spring Craft Beer Festival – Still in the Bridesmaid Zone

Did you watch Season 6 (2011) of America’s Got Talent? If so, do you remember Sandou Trio Russian Bar, the magnificent high-flying acrobatic act that made it all the way to the semifinals? Recall what happened in the semifinals. In spite of all positive momentum, the trio abandoned their danger…

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From Skins to Steins

Toasting with Tankards People have been drinking beer for thousands of years, but it’s only relatively recently that we began developing vessels specifically for its enjoyment. We made do with skins and clay mugs until the 14th century, which found us drinking from tankards and steins—the first drinking vessels linked…

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THE BROKEN ODOMETER: French TV Discovers CBC and Coronado

Last month we were contacted by French TV to assist in filming for a documentary about Coronado. The unusual part of the request was that they wanted a full day driving around in the Coronado Brewing Company’s Model T, “Olive Oyl.” The show airs this June, in Europe, on “Thalassa,”…

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Formula Drift: Streets of Long Beach – Priming Race Fans for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

On a cloudy April day, the sound of screeching tires reverberated throughout Downtown Long Beach, reminding everyone present that the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach lies just around the corner. With only a week left until the grand event, Formula Drift: Streets of Long Beach utilized the track to…

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Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for April 19 to 21, 2013

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we were not able to publish the Weekend Beer Festival Forecast last weekend. Apologies to those who submitted events to be listed. Weather across the country remains unpredictable. Rain, snow, heat and cold are all on the map, but fortunately ideal spring weather prevails…

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