Weekend off the Wagon: July 9th – 12th

Patio Party with Odell Brewing at Parry's Pizza in Highlands Ranch July 10, 2015

(Photo credit: Parry’s Pizzeria & Bar)

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Thursday, July 9

Firestone Walker Mini-Tap-Takeover @ Barrels and Bottles

Barrels and Bottles, 600 12th St. #160, Golden

Stop by Barrels and Bottles for their Firestone Walker mini-tap-takeover today! Barrels and Bottles will have Firestone Walker in the taproom taking over six taps and beers will start flowing at 5 p.m. Also, get a chance to hang out with Kolby from the brewery and receive some cool glassware.

Ancient Ales Beer Dinner

World of Beer – LoDo, 1555 Blake St. Unit 102

The team at Dogfish Head Beer like their history, especially when it comes to ancient styles of beer. Come to WoB LoDo today and enjoy the carefully crafted food menu created by head chef Nathan Hebert for four courses and five beers from Dogfish Head. Tickets cost $60 (before tax) are still available online or by heading to WoB LoDo in person. The dinner will be held from 6-8:30 p.m.

Jolly Pumpkin Mini-Tap-Takeover @ Jake’s

Jake’s Brew Bar, 2540 W. Main St.

Thanks to your friends over at the Crooked Stave Artisan Beer project, Jolly Pumpkin Brewery beers have been more present in Colorado as of late. However, the folks at Jake’s Brew Bar will be tapping a few extra special beers from Jolly Pumpkin that you probably haven’t tried before. They’ll have a select group of Jolly Pumpkin beers for you to try and a member of the Jolly Pumpkin team will be in house to answer all of your questions about life–err, we mean their beer. Tapping starts at 5 p.m. today.

Friday, July 10

Firkin Friday – Dry Hopped Cream Ale w/ Hallertau Blanc

Dry Dock – South, 15120 E. Hampden Ave., Aurora

Every Friday, Dry Dock’s South Dock location taps a Firkin Friday cask at 3 p.m. This week don’t miss this dry hopped version of Dry Dock’s Cream Ale.

Andy Thomas’ Dust Heart & Pretty Mouth @ Black Shirt 

Black Shirt Brewing Co., 3719 Walnut St.

Feeling like some live music on Friday? Do yourself a solid and check out Andy Thomas’ Dust Heart with special guests Pretty Mouth over at Black Shirt Brewing! Doors open at 7 p.m., Pretty Mouth at 8 p.m. and Andy Thomas’ Dust Heart and 9 p.m.

80s Beach Party @ TIMT 

The Infinite Monkey Theorem, 3200 Larimer St.

Who doesn’t love a good 80s themed party? The folks at The Infinite Monkey Theorem will be slinging wine slushies and hosting flash tattoos from Urban Element Tattoo, jams by DJ Low Key and hot slices from the Baking Room. Those who come the best dressed can expect to win some great giveaways from the TIMT team, too! Party starts at 7 p.m.!

Patio Party w/ Odell Brewing @ Parry’s 

Parry’s Pizzaria & Bar, 9567 S. University Blvd., Highlands Ranch

Patio Party with Odell Brewing at Parry’s Pizza this Friday from 6-8 p.m.! The folks at Parry’s love to give their guests more reasons than great New York style pizza and a superb craft beer selection to walk through their doors. To further this effort, they’ll be throwing a beer-themed patio party with Odell Brewing in Highlands Ranch. Tony “the lab guy” from the brewery will be on Parry’s patio speaking to customers about a project beer that he’s personally worked with Odell on for some time called Brombeer Blackberry Gose. He’s more than happy to delve out some proper, safe info to further enlighten you and blow your mind. Odell Brewing’s St. Lupulin will also be on tap and discussed during this soiree and you can enjoy some samples of each.

Free Summer Lawn Concert: Na’an Stop

Clyfford Still Museum, 1250 Bannock St.

The folks from the Clyfford Still Museum and Shallow Hill Music are pleased to present a free summer lawn concert on the museum’s forecourt. Bring a picnic basket with you or sample delicious foods from Biker Jim’s Gourmet Dogs and Peteybird Ice Cream Sandwiches. Baere Brewing will also be in attendance bring some of their refreshing brews along with them. The music will be performed by Na’an Stop (pronounced “non-stop”), a band who blends reggae and rock, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Museum admission will also be free from the hours of 5-8 p.m.

Saturday, July 11

Firkin Saturday @ Canoe Room

Dry Dock Brewing Co. Production and Packaging Facility (North Dock), 2801 Tower Rd., Aurora

Every Saturday, the Canoe Room at North Dock taps a specialty firkin. This week, enjoy a sweet twist on Dry Dock’s Apricot Blonde as they add white chocolate starting at noon.

Yoga at Ratio Beerworks 

Ratio Beerworks, 2920 Larimer St.

This isn’t your mom’s yoga class. Erin Hardy from The Yoga Mat will be leading this class at Ratio, so get ready to flow to tunes from Hot Water Music and Fugazi to name a few. For $15, enjoy an hour long rockin’ yoga class finished off with a cold one from Ratio. They will be accepting cash or card at the door, or you can sign up in advance by following this link. Don’t forget to BYO yoga mat and towel!

Colorado Brewers’ Rendezvous 

Riverside Park, 210 E. Sackett St., Salida

The 19th Annual Colorado Brewers’ Rendezvous is held in the scenic Riverside Park in historic downtown Salida, Colo., bordered by the Arkansas River. The event will feature 79 Colorado breweries with specialty brews created just for this event by over 150 Colorado breweries! Offerings will also include local artisan merchandise. tasty tidbits from various food vendors and live music from the amphitheater on the river. VIP and general admission tickets are still available starting at $40. The event will span the entire afternoon from 1-5 p.m.

JUL-IPA Festival 

Millennium Harvest House, 1345 28th St., Boulder

The West End Tavern and the Millennium Harvest House bring you the seventh annual JUL-IPA Festival on Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. All of the proceeds benefit Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence. There will be 35+ breweries represented at this festival such as the likes of Avery Brewing Co., FATE Brewing Co., Sanitas Brewing Co., Stone Brewing Co.Odd 13 Brewing, Ska Brewing Co. and many more! There is still time to get tickets for this event here and tickets for general admission are $30.

Boulder Beer 36th Anniversary Party

Boulder Beer Company, 2880 Wilderness Pl., Boulder

The folks at Boulder Beer are excited to toast their history of innovation with all of their friends! Held at the brewery, the pub opens for business at noon and will be featuring a dozen rare pilot brews outside in the beer garden until 8 p.m. Commemorative glasses with tasting tickets will be for sale so you can enjoy all of the special one-off beers as well as our classic favorites! Beer and cheese pairings will also be available outside from Murray’s Cheese Company and live music starts at noon with an acoustic set followed by funky Funkiphino from 2-6 p.m. Tours will be on the hour, every hour from 1-5 p.m.

Berkeley Beer & Spirits mini-FEST!

Local 46 parking lot, 4586 Tennyson St.

The Berkeley Beer & Spirits mini-FEST is an after-party addition to the already popular Horseshoe Market. Starting at 2 p.m., come enjoy more than a dozen tastes of local craft beer and liquor for only $15. This event is cash only (there will be an ATM on site) and tickets must be purchased at the event. Look for great local craft brewers and distillers like Colorado Cider Company, Avery Brewing Co., Upslope Brewing Co., Leopold Brothers, Ratio Beerworks, New Belgium Brewing. Call to Arms Brewing Company, Laws Whiskey House, Peach Street Distillers and Feisty Spirits.

Yoga in the Brewhouse @ Diebolt Brewing Co.

Diebolt Brewing, 3855 Mariposa St.

Come get your yoga flow on with yoga teacher Sira and Diebolt Brewing! They are hosting a fun all-levels Vinyasa class on Saturday from 11 a.m. to noon. Each yogi will receive a free pint of beer after class and Amped for Education will receive $5 for each ticket sold. Plus, $1 will be donated to Amped for Education with every beer purchased after class. Yoga + Beer + Charity = A Pretty Nice Little Saturday! Purchase $10 tickets through Eventbrite.

Fiction Beer Patio Opening & ALS IPL Release

Fiction Beer Co., 7101 E. Colfax Ave.

The fine people of Fiction Beer Company are excited to announce the grand opening of their patio! Fiction Beer Garden will open to the public officially on Saturday at 2 p.m. What to know what to expect for this patio grand opening? They will be showcasing eight beers on tap including their newest release Heart of Hearts (Belgian triple with dragonfruit). Also, as one of only three breweries in Colorado to be chosen to participate in this Ales for ALS fundraising program, they will be releasing their Ales for ALS IPL, from which $1 of each pint will be donated to help further ALS research (visit www.alesforals.com for more info on the program and participating breweries). So grab your friends, grab your neighbors, and come grab some beer for a great cause!

Sunday, July 12

Breathe, Bend & Brew @ Alpine Dog 

Alpine Dog Brewing Company, 1505 Ogden St.

Join 500-hour registered yoga teacher Denelle Numis this Sunday for a fun and dynamic all-levels yoga practice at Alpine Dog Brewing Company Company. They’ll practice in the middle of Alpine Dog’s beautifully designed tap room starting at 10:30 a.m. Stay after class to mingle with fellow students and enjoy a signature brew from the folks at Alpine Dog and enjoy a $1 off any beers following that. $15 includes yoga class and a craft beer!

bRUNCH @ Marco’s Coal-Fired Pizzeria 

Marco’s Coal-Fired Pizza, 2129 Larimer St.

Pizza for breakfast is the best thing ever! Pizza for bRUNch is the cherry on top. Join the bRUNch team at Marco’s Coal-Fired Pizzeria for brunch on patio and a Sunday morning full of great times! Check-in starts at 9:15 a.m. Group leaves to run at 9:30. Routes: 5K10K

July Bluegrass Brunch

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

It’s time for Bluegrass Brunch this month again! Join the folks at Station 26 Brewing Co. starting at 11 a.m. for tunes from That Damn Sasquatch, donuts from Glazed and Confused and barbecue from Rolling Smoke BBQ. As always, admission is free; you just pay for the beer and food!

Future Events

  • July 16 – July Brewery Night @ Stout Street Social (Info)
  • July 17 – Bites n’ Brews @ Cook Street (Tickets)
  • July 17 – Breckenridge Distillery Cocktail Patio Grand Opening (Info)
  • July 18 – YogiNation (Reserve Spot)
  • July 18 – Breckenridge Brewery’s 25th Anniversary Hootenanny (Tickets)
  • July 18 – Twisted Pine’s 20th Anniversary Party (Tickets)
  • July 23 – The Big Eat (Tickets)
  • July 23 & 30 – Cycle-In Cinema on Platte (Info)
  • July 24-26 – Avon’s Flavors of Colorado Festival (Info)
  • July 25 – Rendezvous at the Rock (Info)
  • July 31 – Steak and Whiskey @ Cook Street (Tickets)
  • August 1 – Sesh Fest (Tickets)
  • August 1 – 2015 Denver Beer Olympics (Info)
  • August 2 – Jack’s Benevolent Bash @ The Post Brewing (Tickets)
  • August 15 – 5th Annual Ed Fest (Info)
  • September 11 – James Beard Foundation’s Celebrity Chef Tour Dinner (Tickets)
  • September 25 – Denver Rare Beer Tasting VII (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.