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 Music is second nature for this multi-instrumentalist, singer/songwriter, who is best known for his looping skills. A one man band, Rein plays guitar, keys, and sings as he loops all sounds live. He moved to the U.S. from the Philippines when he was 16 years old. He started playing music in church at the age of 13. His fun, vibrant performances capture a magnetic type of energy everywhere he performs. He quickly became a Vegas favorite in the local music scene after moving to Las Vegas just a few years ago. Rein continues to travel around the U.S. performing in New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, and California. He also has performed in other countries such as in the Philippines and Singapore. 3-6 PM.



The Jupiter Year is a local favorite, entertaining both local crowds on Fremont downtown to tourists from all over the world at the most popular spots on The Las Vegas Strip. The lead singer, Jase Naron, has a unique powerful voice that captivates the audience with his unique renditions of classic songs. They have both original music and cover a wide range of music from different genres.They are quickly becoming the go to band for events and festivals. They are currently the house band for "The Weekend" show filmed live in Las Vegas.  6-9pm



Inspired by the sounds of The Eagles and Mumford and Sons, The Richard Mann trio uses vocal harmonies and acoustic instruments to bring the top classic rock, country, and popular radio hits to a whole new level. Featuring Richard Mann on acoustic guitar and vocals, Spenser Kalnin on fiddle/trumpet and vocals, and Miles Van Blarcom on bass and vocals. All three just finished recording their debut album at the acclaimed Black Bird studios in Nashville for their original project The Union Drifters.  9 pm - Sometime the next morning!


Get 5 Bonus Tokens & Big Dog's Rewards Card Points When You Purchase Early

While admission to the event is free, there is a cost to partake in the festival food and beverage menu.  Items are individually priced according to a printed menu that will be provided on the day of the event.  The Big Dog’s token system is used for purchasing festival items.  Tokens are $1 each and must be purchased prior to the event or from the Big Dog’s token booth on the day of the event.  In addition, a Big Dog’s Winterfest souvenir pint glass is required for festival beer purchases.

Purchasing your packages online prior to the event gets you some extra bang for your buck!  Not only will you receive 5 bonus tokens in your purchased festival package but you will also earn Big Dog's Reward points for your purchase.  Big Dog's Rewards points add up quickly and turn into bonus $$$ that you can use to buy food, beverage or merchandise at your Las Vegas brewpub.

Festival Day Tips

So first things first: Step up and get your tokens from our token and retail sales booth.  

You will find this tent along the front parking lot of Big Dog's Draft House.  

Tokens are available for 10 for $10 and are valid both inside and outside on Saturday, January 28th.  The commemorative Big Dog's Winterfest pint glass is required for beer tastings and is available for purchase for $5 each.

We do offer a few different options that will allow you to hit the ground running as well as save a little money, too.

The Starter Package will be get you 30 tokens,  a commemorative Big Dog's Winterfest pint glass, and a Susan G. Komen breast cancer awareness bracelet for $34, saving you $1 from the cost if you purchased them separately.  This is a very popular option for a couple when paired with an extra pint glass.  Big Dog's will donate $1 directly to Susan G. Komen Southern Nevada.

The Deluxe Package is our an even better deal as it not only gets you 30 tokens, a Susan K. Komen breast cancer awareness bracelet, and a commemorative pint glass, but also gets you one of our cool "Wolf Spirit" logo t-shirts, for just $53.  This saves you $2 from the cost if you purchased each of the items separately.  Big Dog's will donate $1 directly to Susan G. Komen Southern Nevada.

The Ultimate Package is our best package as it not only gets you 30 tokens, the commemorative pint glass, the Susan G. Komen breast cancer awareness bracelet, and the "Craft for a Cure" t-shirt, but it also gets you five tickets in the Big Dog's Prize Raffle, all for just $60.This saves you $5 from the cost if you purchased each of the items separately.  Big Dog's will donate $1 directly to Susan G. Komen Southern Nevada.

Be sure to check out our retail offerings, specially priced for the festival.  We will have hats, mens and ladies t-shirts, bumper stickers and more available for sale.

We will be accepting cash and credit cards at the sales booth.  Gift cards and rewards cards are not valid for outdoor purchases. 

We encourage festival goers to pre-purchase one of our packages to minimize token booth lines and make the most of the festival day experience.  In addition, each package saves the purchaser money vs. buying each of the items individually.  

01.28.2017 @ THE DRAFT HOUSE

4543 N. Rancho Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89130

Festival TWEETS

Our Other Festivals

We're all about a good party here at Big Dog's. In addition to our year-round beer tastings, tapping parties, Brew School celebrations and Brewmaster dinners, Big Dog's Brewing Company also plays host to several onsite beer and food festivals. These beer-centric festivals have become annual affairs that our loyal followers look forward to every year.

Peace, Love & Hoppy-ness

Peace, Love & Hoppy-ness pays homage to hop-forward beers and bold BBQ flavors. We feature bold IPAs and Double IPAs from around the country and gear this festival towards our loyal hop hounds.

NEXT: April 30, 2016

Big Dog's Summer Beer Fest

This annual event is our celebration of reshreshing summer beers that we host under ths stars at night in late July.

NEXT: Saturday, July 30, 2016.

DOG-tober Beer Fest & Brat Party

Combining the great traditions of Octoberfest celebrations with the charm of an Old Wisconsin Brat Cook out, the DOG-tober festival occurs in early Fall each year.

NEXT: October, 2016

Big Dog's Winterfest

This annual event is our celebration of hearty flavors and soul-warming brews that battle even the chilliest winters.

NEXT: January 28, 2017

The BEER List

To Be Posted

January 2017