NevadaGrown Foods, Award-Winning Brews And Live Music At The Brewery

August 26, 2013

Great Basin Local Nevada Farmer's Market

SPARKS, Nev.   –  Great Basin Brewing Company in Sparks is celebrating Nevada’s late-season harvests with a NevadaGrown farmers market that will feature local farms, ranches, food purveyors and artisans. The market will be held at 846 Victorian Ave., Sparks, from 3:30 – 7:30 p.m., every Thursday in September beginning Sept. 5.

Fresh produce, meat, cheese, artisan beer, bread and packaged foods are a few of the featured items, in addition to arts and crafts from local Nevada businesses. The Food Bank of Northern Nevada will host weekly raffles for market bucks along with its community food drive. The brewery will keep the celebration thriving into the evening with free live music on its outdoor stage, handcrafted local brews, and signature dishes using fresh, local ingredients.

The farmers market is a partnership between the Great Basin Brewing Company, NevadaGrown and the Food Bank of Northern Nevada to honor Nevada’s farms, ranches and local independent businesses. For more information, call Ann Louhela, 775-351-2551.

About Great Basin Brewing Company

Great Basin Brewing Company, Nevada’s oldest and most award-winning brewery, has two restaurant/ brewery locations in Reno and Sparks, Nevada.  Great Basin also features a tasting room at the Taps and Tanks production brewery in Reno. The brewery offers a full menu and a wide variety of beers — four flagship beers and many seasonal brewmaster specials, many having won awards at the most prestigious Great American Beer Festival and the World Beer Cup. For more information about Great Basin Brewing Company, visit