Get a head start on your weekend shindigs, imbibers!
Be ready to do a lot of dancing and sippin’ on tart beverages, folks!
Friday, June 6
Black Shirt Brewing Co., 3719 Walnut Street
First Fridays are when local art, culture and community meet up at full blast one night a month in Denver, and Black Shirt is ready for this one. Kristen Bartel, an artist specializing in minimalistic wood carving prints and photographs, will have her works of art displayed throughout the brewery from 2-9 p.m. Additionally, BSB will have Dave and the Gin Mill Gypsies playing the new Beer Garden from 6-8 p.m. Have fun, drink some red ales and enjoy some fine jazz.
Saturday, June 7
Avery Brewing Company, 5763 Arapahoe Ave. Unit E, Boulder
Like those funky, wild and crazy sours? Well, The Fifth Annual Boulder Sourfest is Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. and will be chalk full of ’em. If you missed out on the ticket grab, tickets are already sold out (boo). Alas, if you’re one of the lucky ones going, please be sure to tell us all about it via the Twitter, Facebook and Instagram‘s!
Big Beaver Brewing, 2707 Unit 9 West Eisenhower Boulevard, Loveland
Where can you watch 88+ short-legged wiener dogs race each other? At Big Beaver Brewing in Loveland at 1:30 p.m., that’s where. Register your pooch while you can; the event is free for contestants and spectators. Raise a cold one and have some fun!
Denver Pearl Brewing Company, 1875 S. Pearl Street
A new Denver brewery, Denver Pearl, is hosting their grand opening party from noon to midnight and will have 11 beers on tap, plus a few limited release tappings.
Sunday, June 8
Parry’s Pizza, 9567 S University Blvd, Highlands Ranch
A good, sunny patio should probably come with a disclosure to bring your own sunscreen every time. Parry’s Pizza in Highlands Ranch is celebrating their new extended patio with a B.Y.O.S (Bring Your Own Sunscreen) party with special tappings of Parabola by Firestone Walker, Kreik by AC Golden, Grand Cru by North Coast, La Folie by New Belgium and more! Fun begins at 11 a.m.!
Yak & Yeti Restaurant & Brewpub, 7803 Ralston Road, Arvada
‘Tis the season for brewery bike crawls! Yak & Yeti in Arvada is kicking off a pretty snazzy one starting at 11 a.m. After the first beer, the bikers will head to Odyssey Beerwerks to warm up to the trip to Cannonball Creek Brewing in Golden. Mountain Toad and Barrels & Bottles mark the end of the two-wheeled adventure.
- June 14 – Great Divide 20th Anniversary (Tickets)
- June 14 – G’Knight Ride (More Info)
- June 21 – TRVE Brewing’s Second Anniversary Bacchanal (Tickets)
- June 28 & 29 – Colorado Brewers’ Festival (Get your Online Beer Packages now!)
- September 28 – The bRUNch Run 5k (Tickets)
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