Brewer News

Brewer News


BREWER DAYS TAKES PLACE SEPTEMBER 8th – 10th WITH A FULL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

The 16th Annual Brewer Days Celebration kicks off Friday evening, September 8th, at the Brewer Auditorium Complex with the Brewer Hometown Band performance and announcement of the Business of the Year and Citizen of the Year. The band’s concert will begin at 6 PM and will feature old favorites and patriotic tunes. Mayor Kevin O’Connell will announce the Business and Citizen of the Year at the intermission.

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MASON’S BREWING COMPANY

I got my first real part-time job when I was 15 years old, in 1995, bussing tables at this crazy new restaurant concept called a brewpub. By then, the brewpub was already well on its way to remaking the American dining scene, but it was still a novel concept in my corner of cow-country Wisconsin: a casual place where the menu was nonetheless thoughtful and hip, where you could probably wear sandals but might also conceivably take a date, where grown-ups were drinking house-brewed beers and watching sports and being jocular, but which also had crayons for the kids and servers who occasionally busted out a chorus of “Happy Birthday.”

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