Weekend off the Wagon: Feb. 20th – 22nd

(Image credit: Goldspot Brewing)

(Image credit: Goldspot Brewing)


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Friday, February 20


Mile High Station, 2027 W. Lower Colfax Ave.

The third annual SUDS for SIDS event will host a collection of Colorado craft breweries coming together to support Angel Eyes. Event attendees will have access to unlimited samples of various craft beers from some of Colorado’s finest microbreweries. There will be live music provided by Hipster Mama Productions, a silent auction and other fun activities. Beer style appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages are available at the event at no cost.

Denver Restaurant Week Starts Today!

Various Locations

The first day of Denver Restaurant Week starts today, people! Make sure you have your reservations set soon! Go, go, go! March 1 is the last day!

Saturday, February 21

Now Playing – Covenhoven Part I – Video Premiere at BSB

Black Shirt Brewing Co, 3719 Walnut St.

The folks at Black Shirt Brewing recorded Covenhoven’s sold-out show at The Walnut Room on October 17, 2014 and they are incredibly excited to show the video that they captured of the evening. Join them for the release of part one of the concert before it airs on Colorado Public Television – PBS – CPT12. They will have a keg of “Shadows of the Pines Porter” on tap as well –a beer inspired by the story and music of Covenhoven!

Fourth Annual Beer, bacon & Coffee Fest

Denver Beer Co., 1695 Platte St.

Come warm up and indulge all of your vices at the 4th annual Beer, Bacon & Coffee Fest at Denver Beer Co. This event is an early morning blast! All that is required of you is to wake up, roll down to Denver Beer Co. and enjoy some of Denver’s best beer, bacon & coffee! Then go home a take a nap. Best day ever! Each ticket holder will receive a breakfast burrito, coffee from Coda Coffee Company, all-you-can-eat bacon from Denver Bacon Company. You will also receive a souvenir mug to fill with all the “breakfast inspired” brews you can drink from Denver Beer Co. Purchase your tickets on our website and we’ll see you bright and early!

11th Annual Firkin Rendezvous 

Bristol Brewing Co., 1604 S. Cascade Ave., Colorado Springs

Bristol Brewing Company presents the 11th Annual Firkin Rendezvous, a cask ale celebration to benefit the Colorado Brewers Guild. Thirty-seven Colorado breweries will share cask conditioned ales of goodness. Cask conditioning of ales is a traditional British style of brewing that originated centuries ago when publicans lived above their pubs and made a life’s work out of tending their beers.

Goldspot Brewing Company Grand Opening

Goldspot Brewing Company, 4970 Lowell Blvd.

Welcome the newest brewery to hit the Denver Regis area! The folks at Goldspot Brewing plan on having at least six beers to sip on plus pizza from Basic Kneads. It’s gonna be swell, you guys.

Pliny the Younger @ Falling Rock

Falling Rock Taphouse, 1919 Blake St.

Last chance to get your Younger fix from Falling Rock this year! Doors open at 11 a.m., tapping at 1 p.m. Be there early to secure you ticket! More info can be found here.

Pliny the Younger @ Lucky Pie Louisville

Lucky Pie Pizza, 637 Front St., Louisville

At Lucky Pie in Louisville, tickets for the “younger” Pliny go on sale starting at 11 a.m. and the tapping starts at 1 p.m. Tickets are $12, but before you scoff, proceeds are donated to the Denver Breast Cancer Support Center, Sense of Security. So go drink for a good cause, you hop heads!

Sunday, February 22

Pliny the Younger @ Freshcraft

Freshcraft, 1530 Blake St.

At Freschcraft, get your cash handy! It’s cash only and the line starts forming at 1:30 p.m. and numbered tickets will be handed out. Russian River’s Blind Pig and the Pliny the Elder will be available on draft starting at 11 a.m. when the place opens, and Freshcraft will tap at least one keg of a Russian River sour when Younger kicks.

Pliny the Younger @ Euclid Hall 

Euclid Hall Bar & Kitchen,

At 3 p.m., Euclid Hall will also be tapping the the infamous Imperial IPA. On a first-come, first-served basis, tickets will be sold for a $6 pour of 6oz per person. Get your tickets starting at 1:30 p.m.

Future Events

  • February 27  – Big Art Party & Belgian Beer Month Celebration (Info)
  • February 27  – Breckenridge Brewery Barleywine Batch #2 Release Party (Info)
  • March 1 – Beer Pairing Dinner @ Rosenberg’s (Tickets)
  • March 3 – Collaboration Dinner for Art Culinaire Magazine (Info)
  • March 12 – Around the World in 180 Minutes @ Tivoli (Tickets)
  • 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.