San Leandro's Drake's Brewing Co. will hold a fundaiser for Jefferson Elementary School on Saturday July 8, 2006, from noon to 6pm. Proceeds from the first annual Beer Festival & Washoes (horseshoe) Tournament will go to the Rogers Charitable Fund, which will match the funds raised at the event, doubling the donation for school supplies.
The event will take place at Drake's Brewery located at 1933 Davis St., Suite 177, in San Leandro. Live music and beers from 15 local breweries will be included. Tickets are $35. For more information, call 510-562-0866.
According to its web site, Drake's Brewery was "founded in 1989 as one of the Bay Area's first microbreweries, Drake's Brewing Company is a small, family-owned business dedicated to the art and science of craft brewing." Drake's is one of numerous companies owned by the Rogers Family, which also owns San Francisco Bay Coffee, The Organic Coffee Co., Fairwinds Coffee, Audobon Coffee, Cafe Jerusalem, and East India Tea Co..Posted by Mike Katz-Lacabe at July 5, 2006 1:33 AM | TrackBack