Host your next event at Kilowatt Brewing.  Our unique tap rooms are the perfect setting for your next social event!  For more information, please email us:  events@kilowatt.beer

Nov
1
Fri
Forbidden Cove Grand Opening @ Kilowatt Brewing Kearny Mesa
Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Forbidden Cove Grand Opening @ Kilowatt Brewing Kearny Mesa

The mysteries of the Forbidden Cove will be unlocked for all to enjoy during our official Grand Opening on November 1st. Swing by our Kearny Mesa Tasting Room on the 1st night of San Diego Beer Week and experience the unique lighting and decor of our hidden Tiki lounge, along with our undistilled tropical elixirs like Lona’s Extra Delight, Lava Flow, Hidden Puka, Washed Out at Sea, and Captain Kreslee’s Bounty. Roots Reggae vinyl will be spun by DJ Axionpact.

Can’t make it to the Cove? Four of the Forbidden Cove’s tropical elixirs will be also be released at our Oceanside and Ocean Beach locations.

Nov
2
Sat
Super Sour Saturday @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Super Sour Saturday @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)

Join Kilowatt Brewing at our Kearny Mesa, Oceanside, and Ocean Beach tasting rooms for the special San Diego Beer Week release of 4 new variations of our S3 Super Sour Series.

Buddha Hand – Asian citron fruit with aromatic lemon and lemon blossom flavor with lavender undertones
Woodruff syrup –  A traditional ingredient used to flavor berliner wiesses in germany.  Our syrup is house made and has an earthy, sweet hay-like aroma and pairs well with the acidity of the beer.
Watermelon Hibiscus Mint – Fresh mint and hibiscus tea paired with sweet watermelon syrup.
Guanabana (sorsop) – A tropical fruit from the americas and Caribbean.  this sweet fruit has flavors reminiscent of pineapple, strawberry, coconut and banana.

Be sure to check out these specialty releases early, as we only have a limited amount of these specialty brews at each of our locations.

Nov
6
Wed
Tiki Haze 2X IIPA Release @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)
Nov 6 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tiki Haze 2X IIPA Release @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)

Join Kilowatt Brewing at our Ocean Beach, Oceanside, and Kearny Mesa Tasting Rooms as we celebrate San Diego Beer Week with the release of our Tiki Haze 2X IIPA, a collaboration with Division 23 Brewing.

Unifying our love of tiki and hazy, this imperial hazy IPA is brewed with pale and white wheat malt, hopped with Citra, Waimea, Mandarina Bavaria, Azacca, and Huell Melon, and conditioned on passion fruit.

Nov
7
Thu
Pineapple Coconut Blonde Release @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)
Nov 7 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Pineapple Coconut Blonde Release @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)

Join Kilowatt Brewing at our Kearny Mesa, Oceanside, and Ocean Beach locations for the release of our Pineapple Coconut Blonde. This easy drinking blonde is conditioned on pineapple and coconut creating a refreshing beer that tastes like a pina colada! Take a sip of this tasty beverage and be whisked away to the tropics.

Nov
8
Fri
350 kWh IIIPA Release @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)
Nov 8 @ 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm
350 kWh IIIPA Release @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)

Back by popular demand. Please join us for the re-release of our 350 kWh IIIPA at our Kearny Mesa, Oceanside, and Ocean Beach Tasting Rooms.

This triple IPA is brewed with Pilsner and white wheat malt. Hopped with 7 different hop varieties including Columbus, Chinook, Centennial, Waimea, Simcoe, Cascade, and Galaxy…this piney and dank IPA also features slight citrus and fruit notes.

Nov
9
Sat
Cleveland Style Christmas Ale Release @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)
Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Cleveland Style Christmas Ale Release @ Kilowatt Brewing (all locations)

Join Kilowatt Brewing as we celebrate the final days of San Diego Beer Week with the special release of our Cleveland style Christmas Ale at our Kearny Mesa, Oceanside, and Ocean Beach Tasting Rooms.

Every year in Cleveland and Northeast Ohio near the shores of the Great Lake’s Erie, there is an unwritten friendly competition amongst local craft brewers for the best brewed Christmas Ale in The Land.

Each and every year the brewers bestow upon their tasty brews delightful holiday flavors such as you’ll find in this beer: Honey, Ginger, Nutmeg, and Cinnamon.

We West Coasters of San Diego California, the IPA capital of the planet, tip our hat to you Cleveland and recognize you as the Christmas Ale Center of the Universe and Kilowatt’s Cleveland Style Christmas Ale is our tribute to you!

Make Your Own Pumpkulent Workshop @ Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside
Nov 9 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Make Your Own Pumpkulent Workshop @ Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside

Join us at Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside to decorate a small pumpkin with succulents and dried florals. Make your very own pumpkulent perfect for Thanksgiving! Cost is $31 which includes pumpkin, succulents, decorative materials, and your first full pour.

Nov
10
Sun
Paint Your Own Hat Workshop @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach
Nov 10 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Paint Your Own Hat Workshop @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach

Join Kilowatt Brewing for our next community art event at our Ocean Beach Tasting Room.

Create your own wearable art piece. Let your creativity flow and paint your own hat with local artist Azul, while enjoying a cold pint of Kilowatt beer.

Tickets are $30 and includes painting instruction, painting supplies, 1 trucker hat, and 1 full pour of craft beer to enjoy while you paint.

Tickets available at: https://kilowatt.eventsmart.com/events/hats/

Nov
21
Thu
Gary Karp Exhibit Closing Reception @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Gary Karp Exhibit Closing Reception @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach

Please join us at Kilowatt Ocean Beach for the closing reception of the art show centered around Gary Karp, the man whose image launched a hundred house parties, twenty annual Soulstice events, The Gary Karp World Tour, The United Colors of Gary, TYGR: A Ten Year Gary Retrospective, and so many other moments and memories.

Have you seen all the pictures and art created from one photo of that one guy hanging in Kilowatt OB for the past few months? That’s Gary Karp!

At the reception you’ll be provided a Gary Karp photo and colored pencils to create your very own GARY masterpiece!

To learn more about the art of Gary Karp, here is a recent article in San Diego City Beat: http://sdcitybeat.com/culture/features/the-beautiful-mystery-of-gary-karp/

Nov
23
Sat
DJ Axionpact: Roots Reggae Vinyl @ Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm
DJ Axionpact: Roots Reggae Vinyl @ Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside

Get your groove on and vibe with DJ Axionpact spinning roots reggae all night!

Dec
5
Thu
Oceanside Holiday Tree Lighting at Kilowatt Brewing @ Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside
Dec 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oceanside Holiday Tree Lighting at Kilowatt Brewing @ Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside
The City of Oceanside kicks off the holiday season with the Annual Tree Lighting on December 5th. Stop by Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside to enjoy our our seasonal Christmas Ale made with honey, cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger and get a front row seat for the live music, entertainment, and festivities happening right across the street at Regal Plaza.
Dec
14
Sat
HOLIDAY BEER PAIRING WITH DOUGHSIDE DONUTS @ Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
HOLIDAY BEER PAIRING WITH DOUGHSIDE DONUTS @ Kilowatt Brewing Oceanside

Join Kilowatt Brewing for a special holiday beer pairing with DoughSide Donuts on Saturday December 14th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

DoughSide Donuts hand makes their donuts daily from scratch.  Each creative donut flavor will be paired with one of our unique, small batch beers.

Tickets are $20 and get you a 4 x 4 pairing (four mini donuts and four 5 oz tasters).  Ticket price includes gratuity.

Event space is limited, so get your tickets soon.

Dec
15
Sun
Beer Mug Painting Class @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach
Dec 15 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Beer Mug Painting Class @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach

Join us at Kilowatt Ocean Beach for a mug painting class with local artist, Azul Gutierrez.

Design and paint your own 20 ounce high quality glass mug! Class includes painting instruction on glass painting techniques, glass mug, painting supplies, and a full pour of beer.

Tickets can be purchased at: https://kilowatt.eventsmart.com/events/paintingob4/

Feb
14
Fri
Kilowatt Ocean Beach 3 Year Anniversary @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm – Feb 16 @ 9:30 pm
Kilowatt Ocean Beach 3 Year Anniversary @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach

Join Kilowatt Brewing as we celebrate the 3 Year Anniversary of our Ocean Beach Tasting Room. We will be celebrating with special beer releases and new cocktails from our hidden Tiki Lounge, the Forbidden Cove.

Below is the schedule of events.

Friday, Feb 14th, 4:00 p.m. to Close, enjoy our:

  • Mai Tai: Made with our handcrafted sugar cane based undistilled liquor, orange, lime, and orgeat.
  • Apricot Ginger Moscow Mule: Made with our handcrafted sugar cane based undistilled liquor, lime, and house made ginger beer.

Saturday, February 15th: Join us for special barrel aged and sour beer releases.

  • The Doubler: Export stout aged in bourbon barrels for 16 months and conditioned on cocoa nibs and Vietnamese coffee.
  • Flander’s Red/Kriek Lambic Hybrid mix fermentation sour conditioned on cherry.

Sunday, February 16th:

Join Kilowatt Brewing for a special Anniversary pairing with Nomad Donuts. The pastry chefs at Nomad Donuts never hold back in their creative and inspiring pairings, baking and pairing each donut with one of our unique, small batch beers, including some of our special anniversary beer releases. Tickets are $20 and get you a 4 x 4 pairing (four donuts and four 4 oz tasters). Event space is limited, so get your tickets soon at: https://kilowatt.eventsmart.com/events/donuts216/

Feb
16
Sun
Anniversary Beer Pairing with Nomad Donuts @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach
Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Anniversary Beer Pairing with Nomad Donuts @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach

Kilowatt Ocean Beach is turning 3! Join Kilowatt Brewing for a special Anniversary pairing with Nomad Donuts on Sunday February 16th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The pastry chefs at Nomad Donuts never hold back in their creative and inspiring pairings, baking and pairing each donut with one of our unique, small batch beers, including some of our special anniversary beer releases.

Tickets are $20 and get you a 4 x 4 pairing (four donuts and four 4 oz tasters). Ticket price includes gratuity.

Event space is limited, so get your tickets soon: https://kilowatt.eventsmart.com/events/donuts216/

Mar
15
Sun
Beer Mug Painting Class @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach
Mar 15 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Beer Mug Painting Class @ Kilowatt Brewing Ocean Beach

Join us at Kilowatt Ocean Beach for a mug painting class with local artist, Azul Gutierrez.

Design and paint your own 20 ounce high quality glass mug! Class includes painting instruction on glass painting techniques, glass mug, painting supplies, and a full pour of beer.

Tickets can be purchased at: https://kilowatt.eventsmart.com/events/painting315/

Aug
14
Fri
Ortega’s Cocina @ Kilowatt Ocean Beach
Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Ortega's Cocina @ Kilowatt Ocean Beach

Ortega’s Cocina local OB eatery serving up homestyle Central Mexican fare. Every Friday at Kilowatt Ocean Beach!

Aug
15
Sat
Ortega’s Cocina @ Kilowatt Ocean Beach
Aug 15 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Ortega's Cocina @ Kilowatt Ocean Beach

Ortega’s Cocina local OB eatery serving up homestyle Central Mexican fare. Every Saturday at Kilowatt Ocean Beach!

Aug
16
Sun
Ortega’s Cocina @ Kilowatt Ocean Beach
Aug 16 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Ortega's Cocina @ Kilowatt Ocean Beach

Ortega’s Cocina local OB eatery serving up homestyle Central Mexican fare. Every Sunday at Kilowatt Ocean Beach!

Aug
27
Thu
Black Is Beautiful Chicory Coffee Milk Stout Release @ All Kilowatt Brewing & Ballast Point Brewing Locations
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Black Is Beautiful Chicory Coffee Milk Stout Release @ All Kilowatt Brewing & Ballast Point Brewing Locations

Kilowatt Brewing, Ballast Point, Mujeres Brew House, San Diego Beer News, Hear Us Here and several of our friends in the San Diego craft beer community have joined forces to brew our version of the Black Is Beautiful collaboration brewing project. Our beer, a Chicory Coffee Milk Stout is brewed with chocolate malt, roasted barley, dark caramel malts, oats and lactose sugar and conditioned on chicory and Cafe Du Monde coffee sourced directly from the famous New Orleans coffee house. This medium bodied stout has notes of bitter chocolate, caramel, and dark roasted coffee topping out at 7.2% abv.

The purpose of the Black is Beautiful collaboration is to bring awareness and raise money to support the San Diego Black community. Our beer will be released on Thursday August 27th at all local Kilowatt and Ballast Point locations with 100% of the beer release night proceeds and beyond donated to Hear Us Here, hearushere.org.

Learn more about the collaboration here: kilowatt.beer/black-is-beautiful-collaboration

Pre-order limited edition bottles here: https://kilowatt.eventsmart.com/events/blackisbeautiful/