Weekend off the Wagon: Feb. 27th – Mar. 1st

(Image credit: Crazy Mountain Brewing)

(Image credit: Crazy Mountain Brewing)

Friday Saturday Sunday
High: 24˚
Low: 9˚
Partly Cloudy
Precip: 20%
High: 24˚
Low: 12˚
Snow Showers
Precip: 60%
High: 28˚
Low: 16˚
Snow Showers
Precip: 40%

Friday, February 27

Big Art Party & Belgian Beer Month Celebration!

Denver Bicycle Cafe, 1308 E. 17th Ave.

Join the great folks at Denver Bicycle Cafe at 7 p.m. for the mural unveiling from Jackie Berry! There will be rad surf rock music provided by HAIR CULT and if you can manage to ride your bike to the party in this weather, you’ll get discounts on goodies! In addition to the art, there’s also Belgian beer from River North to drink all month of February (in contrast to stout month at a not-so-fair neighbor)! Go getcha some!

Breckenridge Barleywine Batch #2 Release Party

Breckenridge Brewery, 471 Kalamath St.

Join the crew at Breckenridge Brewery in Denver for a (limited) vertical tasting of their Barleywine Batch #1 and #2 from 6-8 p.m.! A small amount of Batch #1 bottles will be available for sale, but there will be plenty of Batch #2. This is your chance to taste, buy and cellar some before it even hits the market. Batch #1 and Batch #2 are packaged in stately 22oz wax-topped bottles.

Pink Vail Fruit Ale Keg Tapping Party

Crazy Mountain Brewing Company, 439 Edwards Access Road, Suite B-102, Edwards

Crazy Mountain Brewing Company is teaming up with Pink Vail, the world’s largest ski day to conquer cancer, and throwing a keg tapping party for Pink Vail Fruit Ale from 5-8 p.m. This delightfully fruity beer features raspberry, pomegranate and red currant flavors yielding a slight sweetness complimented by a tangy zest. Stop by for a pint of this antioxidant rich beer that is light and crisp on the palate. Come grab your $2 pour and support a great cause!

Brazzle Sour Golden Raspberry Release Party

Odell Brewing Company, 800 E. Lincoln Ave., Fort Collins

The Odell crew will be celebrating the release of their newest Cellar Series project, Brazzle Sour Golden Raspberry ale, in the tap room from today! Also, join them for samples of the brew, cheese pairings (while supplies last) on Saturday, and live music with Eric Adrian Gonzalez on Sunday from 3:30-5:30 p.m.!

Call of the Void, Enabler, Spectral Voice and Khemmis at Hi-Dive Hosted by TRVE

Hi-Dive Denver, 7 S. Broadway

TRVE and Lapsus Booking are hosting an epic night of metal at the Hi-Dive tonight starting at 8 p.m., but they want you to pregame down the street at their dark and welcoming tap room first, of course. Warm up, pregame and then head to Hi-Dive and get ready to have your faces melted. Tickets online are $8 for the show.

Saturday, February 28

Never Lose Pancake Breakfast and Release Party

Verboten Brewing, 1550 Taurus Ct., Loveland

Pancake buffet AND a coffee and beer pairing?! Who could ask for a more perfect combination on a snowy weekend? The people of Verboten Brewing are the geniuses behind this Saturday’s Never Lose Pancake Breakfast and Release Party, so please thank them in between the sips and gulps. The cost is $20 it gets you this said pancake buffet with gourmet toppings and a 20 oz ‘Never Lose’–their bourbon barrel aged Russian Imperial stout brewed with coffee and cocoa on nitro. Whoa. And, of course, first dibs on their ‘Never Lose’ bottle release–the first in their Barrel Aged Series for 2015! Tickets available by calling their taproom at (970) 775-7371. Please pay at time of reservation. These are really close to selling out and may not even be available by the time this goes to post. Don’t sleep on Verboten, you will be sad when you do. Just sayin’.

Sunday, March 1

Locality Supper Club @ Rosenberg’s

Rosenberg’s Bagels & Delicatessen, 725 E. 26th Ave.

Join the folks of Rosenberg’s for a four-course gourmet meal paired with brews from Two Creeks Brewing at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are limited, get yours today!

Red Cross Month Kickoff @ Cherry Cricket

The Cherry Cricket, 2641 E. 2nd Ave.

In celebration of national Red Cross month in March, the folks at The Cherry Cricket will donate 25 percent of each food and drink tab from 5-10 p.m. Sunday. Just be sure to mention to your server that you’re here to support the Red Cross before you tab out!

Future Events

  • March 3 – Collaboration Dinner for Art Culinaire Magazine (Info)
  • March 4 – Riff Raff Brewing Release Party @ Stout Street Social (Info)
  • March 3 – Tudal Family Wine Dinner @ Atticus (Info)
  • March 7 – Large Format “PDC” Dinner @ Colt & Gray (Tickets)
  • March 8 – Cochon555 Tour: 5 Chefs, 5 Pigs, 5 Winemakers (Tickets)
  • March 8 – March Bluegrass Brunch @ Station 26 (Info)
  • March 5 – Meet the Maker: Arte Tequila @ La Biblioteca (Info)
  • March 5-8 – Taste & Savor at the Broadmoor (Booking Info)
  • March 13 – Steak and Spirits (Tickets)
  • March 12 – Around the World in 180 Minutes @ Tivoli (Tickets)
  • March 14 – The Slow Sessions (Tickets)
  • March 21 – Collaboration Fest 2015 (Tickets)
  • March 26 – New Kids on the Block (Tickets)
  • March 28 – Hops + Handrails (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.

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