Beer Lovers Gather for Homebrew Holiday

11-2 homebrewinhgMEDFORD, Ore. — Local homebrewers celebrated the annual Teach a Friend to Homebrew Day Saturday.

The event at Medford’s Grains Beans & Things was part instructional, part just for fun.

About 60-70 people came down to talk with brewers from the Bear Creek Homebrew Club and Rogue Valley Homebrewers, and of course see some of their unique concoctions.

Brewers say the pastime has continue to gain popularity over the years, and is now easier to get into than ever.

The Teach a Friend to Homebrew Day is now a holiday celebrated worldwide.