Events

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On Going Events

$1 Dollar Dumplings – Every Tuesday

Get pumped! We are doing dumplings and wontons for only a buck every Tuesday. This includes our pork-ginger dumplings, veggie dumplings, and cream cheese wontons. Eat as many as you like, but only while supplies last, and only while you dine in with us here at North American Sake Brewery.

Brewery Tours

Join us on a tour of our facility, learn a little history of sake, how it’s made, and why it’s the most exciting beverage in the craft alcohol space today. Tours available upon request daily and best of all they are FREE!

Upcoming Events

Star Wars Eve Stand Up Show

Dec 19, 2019 8:00 pm

In honor of the eve of the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, hear Mu Cuzzo and Paige Campbell talk about their own personal Star Wars stories in...
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Past Events

MOON LEAP – Limited Release

Nov 29, 2019 5:00 pm

We are so excited to present Moon Leap. A crisp, tart, and slightly effervescent sake that will have you over the moon. This sake was made using only the shubo,...
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Limited Release: 🍐 Pear-simmon 🍐

Nov 14, 2019 5:00 pm

This velvety and round citrus sake was infused with ripe pears and fresh persimmons to make the perfect fall infusion. Tasting room only! Come by to give it a try...
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WTJU takes over the North American Sake brewery

Nov 14, 2019 6:00 pm

Your favorite radio DJ's spin vinyl to ensure we all have a good time. Come out to make some new friends and hear some excellent music. No cover charges or...
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FestyFusion – Released at The Festy!!!

Oct 11, 2019

The Festy is coming to the IX Art Park and we made up a special concoction. The FESTYFUSION is a refreshing tangerine and lime sake that will kick you into musical gear, coming...
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Georgia Baby – Peach Nigori Limited Release

Sep 19, 2019 5:00 pm

Summer is almost over, but let's savor it for a second longer with this extra special Peach Nigori we are calling "Georgia Baby". We took some ripe juicy peaches, blended...
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Sake Tasting and Talk with Japanese Brewer Yasutaka Daimon

Sep 21, 2019 5:00 pm

FREE EVENT - SATURDAY SEPT 21 We are honored to welcome a sixth generation master sake brewer from Osaka Japan, Yasutaka Daimon. His family brewery, Daimon Shuzo, was established almost 200...
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NAS Year 1 Anniversary Party

Aug 24, 2019

Can you believe it's been one year since we opened?? Celebrate with us with a full day of fun and food & drink specials! Live music out on the patio...
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Erin Lunsford – Behind The Mic

Aug 1, 2019 8:00 pm

Join us for a special evening w/ Erin Lunsford of Erin and the Wildfire! She'll be perform in front of a live audience, and tell stories about her music &...
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Collaboration Beer Release: Dry Crispy w Bingo Beer Co

Jul 30, 2019 5:00 pm

We did a special beer collaboration with Bingo Beer Company from Richmond VA! We made an extra special batch of koji and added it to their lager mash to create...
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OKU – Oak Sake – small batch release tasting room only

Jul 11, 2019 5:00 pm

This sake was made using a special yeast and then sat on oak for a decidedly smooth and woody finish with hints of vanilla. Come on down to NAS to...
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Dance Party w/ DJ Tova

Jun 22, 2019 10:00 pm

DJ Tova: dance party starting at 10PM. She'll be spinning old school classics with a mix of new school dance hits. Come celebrate the beginning of Summer by getting your...
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The Brewery Comedy TOUR at NAS

Jun 21, 2019 10:00 pm

Laughs are on tap for this nationwide tour that has already hit 900 breweries across the U.S. More than a dozen New York and L.A. stand-ups are currently on the...
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Harry Potter – Trivia Night

Jun 19, 2019 8:00 pm

Join us at the delicious North American Sake Brewery at the Ix Art Park for Harry Potter TRIVIA! We'll take you through 4 unique rounds to test your knowledge of...
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Sake Tasting at Veritas

Jun 20, 2019 5:00 pm

Sake Tasting! Thursday, June 20th 5-7pm walk-around sake tasting, pop by any time 5-7 Stop by Thursday to learn how rice polishing and koji mold can equal Real Magic :)...
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Godzilla with NAS at the Violet Crown

Jun 8, 2019

"Inside every monster is an enormous thirst." -Godzilla, probably Join us at Violet Crown Cinema for back-to-back Saturday nights (6/1 & 6/8) from 5:30pm to 7:30pm as North American Sake...
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Ruckus The Bulldog – Behind The Mic

Jun 6, 2019 8:00 pm

oin us for a special toned down viewing of Ruckus The Bulldog performing in front of a live audience, and telling stories about their music & writing experiences! Behind The...
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Premium Release: Serenity Now! Triple Milled (Junmai Daiginjo)

May 23, 2019 5:00 pm

Join us on Thursday, May 23rd as we release our first premium grade sake Serenity Now! For this Triple Milled (Junmai Daiginjo) sake, we remove the outer layers and polish...
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Sake N’ Smash Part Deux

May 29, 2019 7:00 pm

Come on down to the North American Sake Brewery to enjoy some Games, Food, and Drinks! No cost or fee, just a willingness to Battle Smash Brothers or sample some...
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Sweet tooth music video release party!

May 22, 2019 7:00 pm

After months of preparation we are finally ready to release music video!! Come to Sake brewery in Charlottesville to celebrate with Ruckus The Bulldog - We’ll be there at 7...
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JMU Alumni May Happy Hour

May 15, 2019 5:30 pm

Come join your fellow dukes at North American Sake Brewery before the the summer holidays for a little socializing after work! This is part of our reoccurring / rotating happy...
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A True Japanese Musical Experience for Free!

May 16, 2019 6:00 pm

Enjoy an evening of Japanese Music with Marina Nishiyama on the Electone Organ and Haruka Takayama Hasegawa on Vocals. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind experience as Haruka and Marina take you...
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Will Overman – Behind The Mic

May 2, 2019 8:00 pm

Join us for a special evening w/ Will Overman performing in front of a live audience, and telling stories about his music & writing experiences! Behind The Mic gives you...
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This Week’s Special Release: Tropi-Sake!

Apr 18, 2019 5:00 pm

Take a trip to the equator and lose yourself in the pineapple and coconut groves with this delicious sake infusion. It is perfect on its own or in one of...
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Trifecta – cold brew, vanilla bean, and sake infusion

Apr 11, 2019 5:00 pm

Trager Bros and Sake Bros coming together to make a super limited release of a cold brew coffee, fresh vanilla bean, and real magic filtered junmai sake. Come on out...
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Sake Pairing w/ Cheese + Charcuterie

Apr 25, 2019 6:00 pm

Join us at the North American Sake Brewery for an exclusive food pairing featuring local cheese and charcuterie from Feast! You'll taste five different craft Sakes each paired with a...
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Hot Chicken Takeover!

Mar 30, 2019 12:00 pm

In honor of National Hot Chicken Day, our regular daytime menu is being thrown out the door for a Hot Chicken Takeover this weekend only! Try our HOT CHICKEN SLIDERS...
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Release: Spicy Vacay is Back!

Mar 21, 2019 5:00 pm

Our Mango and Jalapeño infused sake is back again to welcome in the warm weather. Go on a little spicy vacation with light and refreshing mango infused sake followed up...
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Limited Release: Pink Lady

Mar 15, 2019 5:00 pm

Come try our latest fermentation infusion, PINK LADY. This is a tropical and berry infusion with heavy notes of banana from the cloudy sake and light fruit additions of pineapple,...
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Sake ‘N Smash!

Mar 7, 2019 8:00 pm

Calling all gamers out there, we are hosting our first ever Super Smash Bros Ultimate meet up! Starting at 8pm on Thursday we will have the 150" screen ready and...
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Le Plum – Limited Release

Feb 28, 2019 5:00 pm

French for the plum, this special fermentation infusion is made from macerating yellow plums and adding lemon zest to our sake mash. This sake boasts a tangy citrus zing and...
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Love + Haiku – A Valentine’s to Remember

Feb 14, 2019 6:00 pm

If Love is for You, Don't miss Sake Haiku Night On Valentine's Day! Welcome to a very special Valentine's Day dinner & event! Join us for a night of fun...
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LIVE: Sarad Davenport on Saturday, Feb 9th

Feb 9, 2019 4:00 pm

In honor and celebration of Black History Month, we welcome Sarad Davenport to the Diamond Stage at NAS. Be here on Saturday, Feb 9th from 4-6PM and listen to selections...
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NAS Holiday Party

Dec 19, 2018 6:00 pm

Join us for some fun at the North American Sake Brewery and Restaurant for free snacks, munchies, nibbles and bites. We'll have lots of festive fare, 50% OFF Tasting Flights,...
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Release: P-Kanpai

Dec 5, 2018 6:00 pm

New Release Wednesday, Dec 5: Check out a sake we brewed especially for the holidays. We're calling it P-Kanpai (pronounced "Pecan Pie" - get it?!). This sake is infused with...
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November singer songwriter series w/ Nick Berkin

Nov 29, 2018 7:00 pm

Though a Charlottesville native, Nick Berkin has traveled the world through his work on the cruise ship circuit, both as a house band musician and piano bar entertainer. Now a...
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November Singer Songwriter Series w/ Tyler Dick and Alex Bragg

Nov 8, 2018 7:00 pm

FREE LIVE MUSIC @ NORTH AMERICAN SAKE BREWERY EVERY THURSDAY THIS MONTH. On 11/8 join us for Tyler and Alex. Hailing from the Tyler Dick Band, Tyler Dick and Alex...
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Release: 3 Stings – PAW PAW and Honey Infused Sake

Nov 6, 2018 6:00 pm

The Paw Paw is a fruit native to Virginia and some say is a mix between mango and banana. Notoriously hard to harvest at the perfect ripeness, our team braved...
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November Singer Songwriter Series w/ Emily Julia Kresky. Free!

Nov 1, 2018 7:00 pm

Join us every Thursday in November for a FREE unique live music experience at the North American Sake Brewery. First up on 11/1 is Emily Julia Kresky. Emily is is...
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Halloween Sake Releases!

Oct 23, 2018 6:00 pm

ORANGE & BLACK: TWO SAKE RELEASES FOR HALLOWEEN! Join us OCT 23 as we release two brand new spooky sake infusions. "Black Magic" - Black cherry, black currant, and blackberry...
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Release: Dessert sake DUO!

Oct 16, 2018 7:00 pm

Come on down OCT 16 to try a pair of one-of-a-kind dessert sakes includes our Mexican Chocolate Dessert Sake and a Pumpkin Spice Dessert Sake. The Mexican Chocolate is velvety...
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Dry Hopped Galactic Sake Release!

Sep 25, 2018 7:00 pm

ATTENTION ALL YOU HOP HEADS!!! Want to try something new? Join us Tuesday at 7pm as we release our new Galactic Sake with our head brewer Andrew Centofante. This is...
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Dance Party w/ DJ Nasty

Sep 8, 2018 10:00 pm

Expect to get funky with a late night dance party Saturday night featuring DJ Nasty. Come on down early to the Ix Art Park and try a flight of sake...
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Grand Opening for North American Sake Brewery

Aug 25, 2018 11:00 am

Join us for the GRAND OPENING of Virginia's first and only Sake Brewery. We have BBQ ribs on the smoker, lots of music, games, hot air balloons, sake education, brewery...
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