At BREWVANA we know that you want to experience Portland and all the craft beer and abundance that it has to offer. In order to do that you need the insiders view. The problem is, you are not sure how to how to get that access with all the options you’re given. Which could make you feel overwhelmed. We believe that everyone deserves to experience the greatness of Portland’s craft beer scene. After all, we are Beer City USA.
We understand how it feels to be in a town with so many breweries and too little time to explore them. Which is why we have spent the last 7 years building tight relationships with the best brewers and breweries in Oregon. We are honored to have 5 star reviews on both trip advisor and yelp. We’ve also been featured on Start-Up TV and the Travel Channel for creating unique beer tour experiences.
Starting your beer adventure is easy!
- Pick a day
- Choose and book your tour (every tour is guaranteed fun)
- Hop on, drink beer and have fun!
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BREWVANA’s mission is to celebrate craft beer!
It is our goal to promote the history and culture of the craft brewing community while providing guests with an amazing experience and VIP access to the brewing community. Guests enjoy an amazing day experiencing craft beer with every detail taken care of, every step of the way. Fun and knowledgeable tour guides provide a memorable experience for guests, showcasing why Portland has become the best beer city in the world! We work WITH the breweries to showcase their beers in ways that highlight the brewery’s vision, being considerate of visiting times, and making arrangements in advance so that visits are well organized and a win win situation for everyone involved. Just as there is a beer in Portland to satisfy everyone’s tastes, BREWVANA offers a variety of public tours to fit into the schedules, budgets, and preferences of tourists and locals alike as well as customized private tours that will make beer tour dreams a reality. Our goal is to leave guests buzzing in the elated state of BREWVANA!
BREWVANA’s vision is to spread craft beer awareness and appreciation globally through educational and fun beer tasting experiences.
Company Values: Find PEACE with Beer!
- Passion (Be Passionate)
- Experience (Provide an amazing Experience)
- Appreciation (Show Appreciation)
- Collaboration (Embrace Collaboration)
- Evolve (Continuously Evolve)
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1. The euphoric state of awareness, appreciation and LOVE for Portland’s finest craft beer.
We are proud to be a registered benefit company in Oregon and are currently undergoing B-corp certification. Check out our 2017 Benefit Report.
Our buses don’t just tour breweries on the weekends – they’re available anytime you need them for private tours and more. Equipped with seating for groups from 14 (Lil’ Johnny, Angel and Georgie) to 44 (Pam), cup holders, a refrigerator, party lights and a sound system to listen to your favorite tunes, our buses can take you anywhere you want to go, within Oregon state lines.
Owner & Founder
Our hero, and she didn’t even make us say that. Ashley Rose Salvitti is a big fan of strong, smooth beers, but that doesn’t mean she’s picky. Her love of all things craft brewing is the reason BREWVANA exists today.
Thom is a proud Oregon native who is so passionate about the history and culture of craft brewing in Portland that he created a documentary about it called PDX: Brew City. check it out!
An absolute genius, a walking encyclopedia! April Ruth Hoffman will blow your mind with her beer knowledge. Plus, she’s a great resource re: Portland small business and local volunteering.
Ben escaped hot sunny Florida to expand his knowledge and love for craft beer in Portland Oregon. As a previous guide for a craft distillery, Ben shares his passion for many alcoholic beverages. He’s got jokes too, stand up comedy is his favorite pasttime.
Say “Hello!” to the Kelene Stinson. A killer tour guide, Kelene can show you some of the best views around town, and give you a serious case of the giggles to boot!
Kelley is a veteran CDL driver, wrangling groups of people ready for a great time for years. Behind the scenes, she manages the BREWVANA fleet and is responsible for keeping our buses safe, clean and ready to roll. When not on, under or near a bus you’ll find Kelley fermenting beer/meade/cider or distilling spirits at home, hanging with her hubby or entertaiing her grandkids.
Tom slang beers at Hopworks for several years before graduating to his Tour Guide role with BREWVANA. Hs theatre skills will keep you entertained- just don’t laugh at the foam on his beard.
When your business is beer, almost everyone wants to be your best friend. We’ve met some really cool people working for equally cool companies. Here’s just some of the businesses, Portland-based and otherwise, that we’re proud to partner with.