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10:00 am10:00

Battlestar Classic II on the USS Hornet

The USS Hornet, Yelp, and the CA Beer Society is proud to present the 2nd Annual Battlestar Classic BeerFest and Cornhole Tournament to benefit the USS Hornet Sea, Air & Space Museum.

What: The 64-team Cornhole tournament will feature advanced and amateur brackets played on the flight deck of the mighty USS Hornet, one of the most decorated ships in the U.S. Navy.  We are also so very proud to bring you the only beer festival aboard a United States Navy Ship featuring some of the Bay Areas finest breweries, and cider houses!

Where: We are honored to have the privilege of launching Cornhole Bags and bringing you "Draught From Above" from our Beer Bombers on the Beer Deck (Flight Deck) of the mighty USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier. A recipient of nine Battle Stars, and the prime recovery ship for the Apollo Moon Missions.

How: Click HERE for ticket and admission info to Battlestar Classic II (Ticket must be purchased for Admission aboard USS Hornet )

For questions or to register your Cornhole Tourney Team email CABeerSociety@gmail.com with following:

  • Team Name
  • Players Names
  • Choice of Bracket (Amateur or Advanced)

Why: For the honor and glory that comes with being a Battlestar Classic TOP GUN!!! The advanced and amateur champions will take home the coveted Battlestar Classic Growler Trophies. Prizes also go to our second and third place Cornhole teams.  Awesome Raffle Prizes available, as well as food from the Flight Deck Food Court.

2:00 pm14:00

Pints at the Park and Pilsner Competition

The Second Annual Pints at the Park Beer Bash and food truck gathering is taking over Oaklands Lake Merritt Amphitheater and the Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center Parking lot for a another year of food, fun and a whole lot of beer!

Visit our home page for more information! 

Introducing “The BABAs”(Beer And BBQ Awards)

Come and join us for the launch of the Beer And BBQ Awards!

Watch as your favorite local brewers judge competition class BBQ,
While some of Cali’s best pit masters help judge in this years “Pils at the Park” competition.

…May the real masters of their trade prevail!

4:00 pm16:00

Jazz in July

Live jazz every Sunday in the tasting room. July is featuring Oakland locals, Dewayne Oakley and Christopher Clark.

4:00 pm16:00

Squabish Pretzels! at the Federation Tasting Room

  • Federation Brewing

All pretzels made with: bread flour, milk, butter, and sea salt. Pretzel - Original Asiago Pretzel - Classic pretzel with Asiago cheese melted on top Asiago & Bacon Pretzel - Classic pretzel with Asiago cheese & Bacon baked on top Pepperoni Pizza Pretzel Classic pretzel w/ pepperoni, mozzarella cheese & pizza sauce Ham & Cheese Ham & Gruyere/Swiss Cheese in the fat part Salted Caramel Caramel nuggets and sea salt added too fat part of pretzel We Accept : CASH, CARDS, VENMO, PAYPAL.