Big Dog’s Brewing Company, local brewery and draft house, is a great place to have a good time, especially if you’re a craft beer lover.
There are plenty of fun events at Big Dog’s every week, with live music, trivia and some amazing festivals throughout the year. And if you’re the gambling type, they have a casino as well.
Big Dog’s Brewing Company’s first batches of beer started in a modest brewhouse located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. Dubbed the name “Holy Cow!” in 1993, it wasn’t until 2003 that we relocated the brewery to its current location just 8 miles northwest of downtown Las Vegas. Today they develop some of the most unique and flavorful beers in Las Vegas. With an emphasis on consistent core brews and exciting seasonal/reserve beers, their brewers put a new spin on original, local beer flavor.
Here are just some of the upcoming fun events at Big Dogs:
Big Dog’s Festivals
This October 26th, Big Dog’s will host their Dogtoberfest Beer and Music Festival event. Featuring over 50+ beers, live music, tasty brats, raffles and more! You can see their Beer list for the festival here. It will be updated in early October.
As with all of their previous beer and music festivals, admission is absolutely FREE to come out and enjoy an afternoon of great music. If you wish to enjoy the food and beverage offered outside, you will purchase tokens from our sales tent and use those tokens throughout the event to purchase tasters, half pours and full pints of the more than 40 different beers as well as your choice of one of our delicious Brat Party platters.
Tokens are available for 10 for $10 and are valid both inside and outside on Saturday, October 26, 2019. The commemorative DOGtober Beer Fest pint glass is required for beer tastings and is available for purchase for $5 each. Please see the link above for token package options as well. Big Dog’s Draft House is located at 4543 N. Rancho Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89130.
They typically hold a handful of other festivals throughout the year including Winterfest (Jan 25th, 2020), and a Peace, Love & Hoppy-ness festival in the spring.
Weekly Events at Big Dog’s
Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz– Every Wednesday night at the Drafthouse on the front porch. 7pm-10pm
Front Porch Thursdays– Live Music & Craft Beer- Every Thursday at the Drafthouse, 7pm-10pm. Dog & Kid friendly, smoke free.
Sunday Funday– Live music on the front porch at the Drafthouse every Sunday, 6pm-9pm. Dog & Kid friendly, smoke free.
See the events calendar for correct dates, times and more details.
Hoppy Hour- Monday-Friday, 3pm-6pm, enjoy 1/2 off Big Dog Brews. Check out Where to find the Best Las Vegas Happy Hours
Pasta Sundays!– Each month enjoy a different pasta dish on special from 5pm-10pm. See the promotions calendar for the pasta dish of the month and pricing.
Moo & Brew– Monday nights, from 3pm-10pm, build your own burger (three toppings) plus a pint of Big Dog’s Brew. $10
Taco Tuesdays– Every Tuesday from 5pm-10pm, enjoy a different type of taco each month.
AYCE Fried Shrimp– Every Wednesday night, 5pm-10pm. All you can eat jumbo fried shrimp. Served with fries, slaw, and lemon wedges. $14
Rib Night– Enjoy Ribs every Thursday night from 5pm-10pm.
Friday Night Fish Fry– A delicious platter of fish served with fries and slaw. Selection varies weekly.
“Old Fashioned” Saturdays– A different old fashioned dinner each month, check the calendar for this month’s dish.
Up for some Midwestern hospitality? Many of us “locals” aren’t from here and miss home from time to time. That’s why you should head over to Big Dog’s. The menu at Big Dog’s caters to people of all kinds with the intention to introduce all of them to the comforts of the Midwest, particularly Wisconsin. They pride themselves on bringing a level of service that anyone would expect at the best place back home, wherever that may be.
There are so many upcoming events and plenty of fun at Big Dog’s Brewing Company, you don’t want to miss out. Who wouldn’t want a night out with some live music and a great beer? Keep your eye out for future posts about festival fun and future events at Big Dog’s, and like them on Facebook so you don’t miss a thing. Make it a date night, and check out this post of the 10 Best Cheap Date Nights in Vegas.
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*Photos courtesy Big Dog’s Drafthouse Facebook Page