Soroptimist International of Bidwell Rancho’s

Micro Brew Festival

is the oldest and largest beer event in Chico!





Beer is essential, but the Micro Brew Festival is about more than just beer. It is our primary fundraiser that requires the support of local sponsors and people like you!

The Micro Brew Festival presents many different breweries offering a wide range of beers, ciders, and honey wine that have an appeal for all levels of beer drinkers. Participants also have a unique opportunity to taste and learn more about making home brewed beers.

The majority of the proceeds from the Micro Brew Festival are put back into the community to benefit women and girls through Soroptimist sponsored programs.



Tickets are $50 and includes:

  • Unlimited beer tasting
  • A commemorative logo tasting glass
  • A custom tasting brochure
  • Raffle
  • Samples of fine foods from local eateries
  • Live music and fun!



Tickets for June 2nd, 2018 ARE ON SALE NOW!

buy tickets now

Tickets can also be purchased at:

The Home Brew Shop
3130 Hwy 32 #2 – Chico

All ticket sales are final – no refunds. Event will be held rain or shine.

Must be 21 years of age or older with valid ID to participate in this event.

SI/Bidwell Rancho encourages all participants to drink responsibly.
Please don’t drink and drive.


Interested in participating?

Download – Corporate Sponsorship Packet

Download – Sponsorship Banner Packet

Download – Food Vendor Sponsor Packet

Download – Brewery and Distributors Vendor Packet


Thank you for a successful 2017 Brewfest!

Micro Breweries:

10 Barrel Brewing
Anchor Brewing Company
Anderson Valley Brewing Company
Ballast Point Brewing Company
Bear Republic Brewing Company
Belching Beaver Brewery
British Bulldog Brewery
Corona Light
Crispin Ciders
Drake’s Brewing Company
Eel River Brewing Co.
Elysian Brewing Company
Eckert Malting and Brewing Company
Feather Falls Casino Brewing Co.
Fall River Brewing
Feather River Brewing Company
Firestone-Walker Brewing Company
Five by Five Tonics
Golden Road Brewery
Goose Island Brewing Co.
Hangar 24 Brewery
Heretic Brewing Company
High Water Brewing
Honey Run Winery and Mead
Home Brew Shop
Kona Brewing Company
Lassen Ale Works
Lassen Traditional Cider
Lagunitas Brewing Company
Lost Coast Brewing Company
Mad River Brewing Company
Mike’s Hard Lemonade
Modelo Brewery
Negra Modelo
North Coast Brewing
Rogue Brewery
Secret Trail Brewing Company
Schilling Cider
Sierra Nevada Brewing Company
Six Rivers Brewery
Small Town Brewery/Pabst


US Bank
All Star Rents
Community Supported KOMBUCHA
Chico Enterprise Records
Chico Locker & Sausage Co
Mix 95.1
103.5 The Blaze
New-Talk 1290 KPAY
NorCal Nitro
Dragon Graphics
Home Brew Shop
Holbrooks Clearance Center
Hot Flash
Jiffy Lube
La Comida
Mt. Shasta Water
Panighetti’s Eatery
Riley’s Jerkey
Cafe’ Petra
The Jeff Pershing Band
Sierra Nevada Brewery
Waste Management
Chico News and Review
Great Harvest Bread
Rich Varlinsky