Our Stories




Nicholas Fairbanks: Brings 16 years of experience in the craft beer industry. 






Scott McConnell: Economics professor at Eastern Oregon University.






Travis: Comin' in hot with over twenty-five years experience in a kitchen and ten of which were held leading the Widmer Gasthaus kitchen.





Lets all raise a glass to these three for putting their grand ideas about quality food, brews and community in motion. Cheers! 




Leah, Kneads Bakery — Local business owner and baker in La Grande, OR

Hines Meat  — Paige and Jake Hines opened Hines Meat Company in La Grande in June, answering a growing demand from local hunters and producers. 

Jen's Garden — Fresh produce from Baker City.


Side A Family

Side A Family starts with three childhood best friends who hired a bunch of weirdos that like to have late night sing-a-longs and dance parties. Side A Brewing creates a fun, welcoming community for our customers and employees alike. Because who doesn't like delicious food and refreshing cold beer any day of the week? Come Join the family!

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