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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. is committed to responsible drinking. You must be at least 21 to enter this site.



Where are you located?

We are located in Chico, CA, about 1.5 hours NE of Sacramento. Click here for directions to our brewery. Our address is: Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. 1075 East 20th Street Chico, CA 95928 USA

What are your hours?

Please note that we are generally closed on holidays.

Office Hours

Monday – Friday : 8:00am – 5:00pm

Taproom & Restaurant Hours

Sunday – Thursday: 11:00am – 9:00pm

Friday & Saturday: 11:00am – 10:00pm

(please see the taproom page for any upcoming closures)

Gift Shop Hours

Sunday – Thursday: 10:00am – 6:00pm Friday & Saturday: 10:00am - 7:00pm

(please see the gift shop page for any upcoming closures)

Brewery Tours

Monday – Thursday: 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm & 4:00pm

Friday and Saturday: 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm & 5:00pm

Sunday: 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm & 4:00pm

(please see the tours page for any upcoming closures)

How do I contact Sierra Nevada?

Please use our contact form or call the following: Front Office: 530.893.3520,  Taproom & Restaurant: 530.345.2739, Gift Shop: 530.896.2198, Tours: 530.899.4776.

Can children and teenagers visit the brewery?

Yes, we welcome visitors of all ages to our brewery, restaurant and live music shows in the Big Room. Public tours are for those 12 and over only. Please read our entire tour policy. Remember that anyone wishing to purchase alcohol must be over 21, with valid identification. Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., in accordance with California State Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control, strictly abides by the Bona Fide I.D. requirements when determining drinking age. An acceptable form of I.D. must be issued by an Official Government Agency (Federal, State, County or City) and contain all of the following: name, photo, and date of birth, and must be currently valid. (Bona Fide I.D. is one card that contains all of these items).

I'd like to visit the brewery. Where should I stay while I’m in town?

Many local hotels, motels, inns, and bed & breakfasts are listed on the Chico Chamber of Commerce web site. Just click on the “Visitor Information” and then select “Places to Stay” and choose either “B&B” or “Hotels/Motels.”

Can I buy stock in Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.?

Sorry, Sierra Nevada is a privately held company.

What is your donation policy?

Sierra Nevada supports many federally regulated non-profit organizations and has a long history of charitable giving. We focus our charitable giving on education, the environment and the promotion of children’s and family issues, striving toward responsible corporate citizenship and community giving. If you would like to contact Sierra Nevada about a donation please fill out our donation request form.

Where are Sierra Nevada’s beers distributed?

In the United States, we have distribution in all states. For more information about our distribution network, please contact us or view our distributors page.

We also have limited distribution in the following countries: Australia, British Columbia, Belgium, Canada, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, and United Kingdom.

Can I bring my dog/cat/rabbit/lizard to the brewery?

Sierra Nevada loves animals, but only certified service animals are allowed. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Do you have a tasting room?

Yes. We have a tasting room located next to our Gift Shop.