Weekend off the Wagon: Oct. 24th – Oct. 26th (2014)

Three pumpkins carved for Halloween

Pumpkin Fest (photo: TheBigWonderful)

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Friday, October 24

Green Flash Treasure Chest Pint Night

World of Beer, 7260 W Alaska Dr., Unit A, Lakewood

Join the folks at World of Beer Belmar at 6 p.m. for their Green Flash Pint Night with the release of Treasure Chest! Help them raise a glass to find a cure for breast cancer, with a portion of profits from Treasure Chest going to the Breast Cancer Foundation!

Saturday, October 25

Pumpkin Beer Fest

Hops & Pie, 3920 Tennyson St.

Are you the person who jumps for joy when pumpkin beer season peaks its head around the corner? How happy would you be if one of your favorite Denver taphouses celebrated a whole evening to the seasonal brew? Well, Hops & Pie is doing just that from noon to close! Expect fall beauties such as Avery’s Rumpkin, The Bruery Autumn Maple, South Hampton Pumpkin Ale, Dogfish Head Punkin, Strange’s Pumpkin Porter, Sam Adam’s Fat Jack, Denver Beer Co. Hey Pumpkin, Hopping Frog Hoppin’ Hollow Double Pumpkin, Southern Tier Pumking, Alaskan’s Pumpkin Porter, St. Ambroise’s Citrouille, Elysian’s Night Owl, Epic’s Fermentation Without Representation, Almanac’s Heirloom Pumpkin, Upslope’s Pumpkin, Avery’s Gored, Southern Tier’s Warlock and Fate’s Pumpkin Ale.

TheBigWonderful: PumpkinFest

Sustainability Park, 2500 Arapahoe St.

PumpkinFest is happening at TheBigWonderful, the weekly outdoor food market, from 11-6 p.m.! Enjoy a pumpkin toss, pumpkin carving contest and the Rotary Club of Five Points Fall Food Fest!

Vegan Harvest Dinner

Atticus, 1125 E Evans Ave.

Chef Diego Coconati has created a great lineup for a Vegan Harvest Dinner at Atticus. The dinner will be kicked off with cocktails at 6 p.m. Both adult and child tickets are available for purchase at $35 and $10 each, respectively. Reservations are required and can be made by emailing info@tabletotavern.com or calling (720) 459-8273.

Tweed Ride Denver

RiNoVELO, 3525 Walnut St.

Don your finest tweed riding gear and join the fine folks of RiNoVELO on a bike pub crawl for Tweed Ride! The event is free, but RSVP here. Meet at RiNoVELO at 3 p.m. and end up there by 8 p.m. for an awesome and dapper afterparty.

Howl for the Homeless

Atomic Cowboy, 3237 E Colfax Ave.

In partnership with Urban Peak, Atomic Cowboy is hosting a donation drive at both locations, 3237 E. Colfax Ave. and 141 S. Broadway. The folks of AC are kicking things off at the Colfax location with the Eighth Annual Boo and Brew Halloween party! Come dressed in costume and enjoy drink specials, a DJ, costume contests and a free happy hour drink with your donation. Urban Peak is in most desperate need for winter socks for men and women, deodorant, and new undergarments. For every material item you bring, you receive a free happy hour drink! They will also be accepting receipts from purchasing items from Urban Peak’s Amazon Wishlist; you can purchase items with a few clicks online, and they will get shipped directly to Urban Peak. This is also a great way to give if you are out of town or can’t make it to the event! Prepare your best costume and donations, because it’s going to be a ghostly good time!

Sunday, October 26

Costume Brunch

Session Kitchen, 1518 South Pearl St.

Stop by Session Kitchen’s brunch service between 10-3 p.m. to show off your costume creativity. Adults in costume will receive a free Blood and Bubbles cocktail, a Session original, and costumed kiddos will eat for free. Reservations are not required, but always encouraged, (720) 763-3387.

Future Events

  • October 30 – Mark Mothersbaugh: Myopia (Tickets)
  • November 1 – Till Death Do Us Part-y (Info)
  • November 1 – Dia de los Muertos Calavera Ball ¡Viva la Muerte! (Tickets)
  • November 15 – NitroFest (Tickets)
  • November 16 – Denver Bacon and Beer Festival (Tickets)
  • November 20 – Warren Miller’s No Turning Back (Tickets)
  • December 13 – Denver Beer Festivus (Tickets)

Did we miss something? Want your event on next week’s Weekend off the Wagon? Email us.

About Jasmin Hudacsek

Editor for Denver off the Wagon and avid black coffee drinker.