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Part of Reno Craft Beer Week, the celebration of hops and hopes benefiting  Project GO will be held at the Freight House District at the Reno Aces Ballpark on Saturday, April 15 from 3 until 5 pm. We have a limited number of early bird tickets for only $35. They go on sale February 1st, 2015!

Thank you for your support!

November 25, 2013 |

Another sellout crowd and a lot of great beer. Please check back on Tuesday, November 26 when we will post complete results of the contest.

Tickets are just a buck. Or increase your odds by buying 25 for just $20!

Carson Valley Getaway       $215

Explore the Carson Valley area and its many area attractions and recreation activities. From hiking to golf, from horseback riding to the Minden historic district, there’s something for everybody. This package includes:

One Night Stay for two in a Deluxe Guest Room at Carson Valley Inn

$50 Dining Certificate good at CV Steak House


Handmade Wall Mounted Bar       $500

This handcrafted piece of furniture, lovingly created by David Lefferts must be seen to be believed.


Wolf Pack Pride Gear          $50

Show your Wolfpack pride with this basket. It includes Sweatshirt (crewneck) beannie, lanyard and a dri-fit tee.


Team America           $50

Win this basket and show your pride in the men of Seal team Six.  This basket includes an original FBI Most Wanted poster of Osama Bin Laden and a Navy Seal mug and ball cap.


Daddy & Me Tractor set      $150

This set includes toys for the little guy in your life as well as for the not-so-little guy. For the little guy, a hand quilted blanket and a toy tractor. And for Dad, a scale model CAT D11R Track-Type Tractor.


Fire and Ice Jewelry $50

A set of jewelry for all season, fire and ice is both warm and cool. The choker was handmade by CocoMac utilizing the natural stones of Fire Agate and clear Quartz in the pendant. A coordinating pair of earrings is made of fused glass.


Taffeta and Lace Serigraph $1,800

“Taffeta and Lace” is a custom-framed limited edition serigraph by Barbara A Wood. This impressive piece of art recently sold at auction for $1900.  It will make the right statement in your home.


Margaret’s Surprise Serigraph       $200

“Margaret’s Surprise” is a custom-framed limited edition serigraph by Itzchak Tarkay.  This is a visually stunning piece of art that would look lovely in any home.


Tahoe Winter Basin Limited Edition Giclee        $1,400

World class photographer Chris Talbot makes Lake Tahoe his home, so it’s no wonder he can capture the real Lake Tahoe through his camera lens. This limited edition panoramic Chris Talbot image is printed on archival canvas with a gallery wrap so it’s ready to hang in your home. Tahoe Winter Basin needs to be seen to be appreciated.



The Start and the Finish of Homebrew     $250

This package starts with a $100 gift certificate to the Reno Homebrewer. Buy your ingredients and anything else you need. When you’re ready to keg your beer, here’s a brand new stainless steel keg that will impress your friends.


Keg of Backwash      $100

Bring home your very own standard half barrel keg of this year’s People’s Choice winning beer.  It’s the only chance to drink backwash in the comfort of your own home.


Welcome to the World Baby Girl   Priceless

This basket makes a perfect gift for the new baby girl in your life. It includes a handknit sweater in newborn size as well as a baby blanket, quilted by hand. Impress everybody at the next baby shower you attend.


2 VIP tickets to Backwash 2014      $220

You’re having a great time and drinking lots of beer. Why not do it again next year? For free! Win this package and you’ll win 2 VIP tickets to Backwash 2014.


Summer Dreamin’    $75

It’s cold outside now, but you can’t wait for next summer. This basket has all you need to enjoy an afternoon relaxing in the sun. This basket includes a hammock, 2 carabiners, 2 water bottles, and a Frisbee.


Mexico Vacation       $1,400

Enjoy 8 days and 7 nights in a one-bedroom condo at Club Regina Los Cabos at the Westin. The Club Regina is located in between San Jose del Cabo, a center of fine art and jewelry and Cabo San Lucas, with exciting nightlife and opportunities to go deep sea fishing, scuba diving and much more. Nearby beaches provide the perfect place to swim and snorkel in the azure waters of the Sea of Cortes


Embrace your Dark Side     $60

One 22 oz. bottle each of:

Firestone Velvet Merkin (Oatmeal Stout)

Stone Suede (Imperial Porter)

Ballast Point Indra Kunindra (India Style Export Stout)

Tenaya Creek Hauling Oats (Oatmeal Stout)

We’ve also included 2 tulip glasses so you can share these unique bottles with a friend.


2 One-Hour In-Home Massages      $150

Enjoy the benefits of having a massage performed by a licensed massage therapist in your own home. Experience deeper relaxation, prolong the relaxation benefits and, best of all, there’s no need to drive home after your massage. Ultimate relaxation is yours.


Wine lover’s basket $75

We know this is a beer event, but some of us are just more inclined to wine. If that’s you, then this is the basket to choose.  It includes:

1 bottle of Klinker Brick Old Vine Zinfandel

1 bottle of Macon-Villages Chardonnay

A handcrafted decorative wine bottle stopper

2 Backwash etched wine glasses

A wine bottle opener


Brew your own Backwash   $250

Enter to win this complete basic home brewing kit.  It includes everything you’ll need to start brewing except the ingredients.


Localvore’s Delight  $200

Tempt your palate with delicious food and beverages from right here in Northern Nevada. This basket includes $100 in gift cards to the Washoe Steakhouse, 5 pounds of Hub Coffee, and a collection of goodies from the Big Horn Olive Oil Company and the Flag Store, home of Made in Nevada goodness.


WiFi Survival Kit    $200

This basket has everything you need to keep you happy while you work in your “mobile office”. It’s got a laptop backpack and sleeve, leather pad folio, pocket pal, USB drive, travel mug, two $10 gift cards to Starbucks and a $50 Best Buy gift card.