Weekend off the Wagon: Feb. 6th – 8th


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Friday, February 6

Belgian Beer Month

Denver Bicycle Cafe, 1308 E. 17th Ave.

Mountain Sun may have Stout Month, but Denver Bicycle Cafe is introducing Belgian Beer Month at their DBCTaphouse for lighter options in beer with the help of River North Brewery.

Crimson Death Bottle Release @ TRVE

TRVE Brewing, 227 Broadway #101

Tonight, TRVE Brewing relinquishes their next sour offering, Crimson Death. Crimson Death is a sour ale aged on raspberries and boysenberries. The ale clocks in at 8.1% ABV. This is their first new, general release sour in a long while. 375 millimeter singles, adorned with another bodacious Samuel Turner label. Do not miss out on this beauty!

Comrade IIPA Release

Comrade Brewing, 7667 E. Iliff Ave.

The folks at Comrade have gone and done it; they’re releasing their first IIPA to the masses at noon. It weights in at 9.5% ABV and +100 IBUs. It’s brewed with Citra, Simcoe, Mosaic, Millennium and Galaxy, so go get in there and try some, you guys!

Smoked Lager Release at Mockery

Mockery Brewing, 3501 Delgany St.

The cool peeps at Mockery Brewing couldn’t ask for better weather this First Friday! Today’s festivities include the release of their newest beer, a smoked lager; Blow the Vault will be playing some bluegrass; Quiero Arepas serving their delicious food and there will be happy hour pricing before 8 p.m.! Make sure to check out other great ‪First Friday‬ events in ‪RiNO‬ here!

Rum Barrel Aged Pumpkin Porter Nitro Release @ CKB

Copper Kettle Brewing Co, 1338 S. Valentia St. Suite 100

CKBC’s Imperial Pumpkin Porter aged in Rum barrels is back on tap and on nitro! This beer has been aging for four months in barrels giving it a fuller rum flavor with the same great pumpkin pie spices. Tony Guacamole Food Truck will be there serving up awesome Mexican crafted cuisine, as well!

Saturday, February 7

Lost in the Woods: La Folie Release Party

New Belgium Brewing Company, 500 Linden St., Fort Collins

It’s back! New Belgium’s third annual Lost in the Woods sour soiree in Fort Collins celebrates New Belgium’s passion for sour beers. The party will also feature the premiere of two 2015 sour beer vintages: La Folie, the award-winning sour brown ale that launched New Belgium’s wood beer program back in 1997, and Transatlantique Kriek, a wood-aged sour cherry ale brewed in collaboration with Belgium’s Oud Beersel. Tickets were limited to 60 and unfortunately sold out quickly, but congrats to those who did manage to snag a spot!

Cupid’s Undi Run – Team bRUNch Running

Stoney’s Bar & Grill, 1111 Lincoln St.

Cupid’s Undie Run is a 1.5 mile run in your bedroom-best hosted at Stoney’s on Lincoln, and bRUNch Running has set a team to join in on the fun. Here are the details if you want to run for bRUNch Running (and have some brunch before, too, duh).

Sunday, February 8

Lost in the Woods: La Folie Release Party – Denver

Terminal Bar (Inside Union Station), 1701 Wynkoop St.

Can’t make it up to the one at New Belgium on Saturday? Here is your chance to celebrate the 2015 release of La Folie and Transatlantique Kriek Denver style! Join them at Terminal Bar in the beautiful Union Station for a very special evening of beer, food, special guests, and, of course, Boxwood Pinball. Tickets for this event have also already sold out.

Bluegrass Brunch

Station 26 Brewing Co, 7045 E. 38th Ave.

Beer, live music from Acoustic Mining Company, donuts from Glazed & Confuzed and barbecue from Rolling Smoke! Free admission for all!

AMC’s The Walking Dear w/Ninkasi Tapping 

Mayor of Oldtown, 632 S. Mason St., Fort Collins

Mayor of Oldtown welcomes AMC’s the Walking Dead back this Sunday and they will be tapping Ninkasi’s ‘Dawn of the Red’ to celebrate. The first showing is at 7 p.m. and the second is at 9 p.m.

Future Events

  • February 8 – New Belgium’s Lost in the Woods (Tickets)
  • February 13 – River North Third Birthday (Info)
  • February 13 – Happy Hour & Hockey (Tickets)
  • February 14 – Ratio Beerworks Grand Opening (Info)
  • February 14 – First Annual BEERD Event (Info)
  • February 14 – Dark Hearts Party (Info)
  • February 15  – Indicard Ski Bus Series: Keystone Bound (Tickets)
  • February 16 – Avery Brewing’s New Digs OPENS (Info)
  • February 19  – The McNichols Project (Tickets)
  • February 19  – Beer and Cheese Pairing (Tickets)
  • February 20 – SUDS for SIDS (Tickets)
  • February 20  March 1 – Visit Denver’s Denver Restaurant Week (Menus & Info)
  • February 27  – Big Art Party & Belgian Beer Month Celebration (Info)
  • March 21 – Collaboration Fest 2015 (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.