Weekend off the Wagon: Jan. 23rd – 25th

(Image credit: Falling Rock Taphouse)

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 45˚ Low: 24˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 56˚ Low: 33˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 61˚ Low: 25˚ Sunny Precip: 0% Friday, January 23 Winter Brew Fest Mile High Station, 2027 W. Lower Colfax Ave. The Winter Brew Fest, going both today and Saturday, will celebrate craft beverages from around Colorado […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Jan. 16th – 18th

(Image credit River North Brewery)

  Friday Saturday Sunday High: 60˚ Low: 29˚ AM Clouds Precip: 0% High: 51˚ Low: 28˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 55˚ Low: 29˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0%   Friday, January 16 DESTHIL Launches in Colorado Various Locations, CO January 12-15 were a few great days for the realm of beer in Colorado. Some fine folks […]

The 2015 Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines is this weekend.

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The 2015 Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines festival is upon us. Every year, remarkably close to that morning on which you resolve to take some time off from drinking, a plethora of beers over 7% ABV are offered in a festival hall over 8,000 feet above sea level. Surrounded by dinners, seminars, ski trails and the […]

Weekend off the Wagon: NYE 2015 Edition

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  Wednesday, December 31 (Happy New Year’s Eve!) New Year’s Eve @ Lucky Pie with RUMTUM & Zane Train Lucky Pie LoDo, 1610 16th St. Worried about getting food late on NYE? Never fear, Lucky Pie LoDo will be keeping its kitchen open until midnight, plus you’ll receive a complimentary glass of champagne if you […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Dec. 19th – 21st

(Image Credit: Black Bottle Brewery)

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 46˚ Low: 26˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 47˚ Low: 26˚ AM Clouds/PM Sun Precip: 0% High: 54˚ Low: 34˚ Mostly Cloudy Precip: 0% Friday, December 19 Ugly Sweater Party and Peanut Butter Porter Tapping Zephyr Brewing Co., 1421 26th St. The newly opened Zephyr Brewing will be hosting a tacky holiday sweater […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Dec. 12th – 14th

Denver [only] Festivus - Imbibe and Denver off the Wagon

  Friday Saturday Sunday High: 63˚ Low: 34˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 57˚ Low: 33˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 37˚ Low: 25˚ Snow Precip: 60%   Friday, December 12 Ugly Sweaters & Barrel Aged Beer Party Parry’s Pizzeria & Bar, 9567 S. University Blvd. Parry’s Pizza in Highlands Ranch will be throwing it’s second […]

Inaugural IPA Showdown | A Recap

IPA Showdown - Posner Center

Here’s the scene: you’re out with your friends at a new-to-you dive bar, and the question of what everyone is going to drink naturally comes up. “I feel like an IPA, I think. Oh, they have Titan! That’s the best. I’ll have one of those,” you say. “But they have Avery IPA! That’s the best […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Dec. 5th – 7th

(Image credit: Denver Festivus 2013)

  Edited at 4:29 p.m. MST: The Black Shirt Brewing “End of Prohibition Celebration” event is tonight and not tomorrow as originally stated.  Friday Saturday Sunday High: 54˚ Low: 31˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 51˚ Low: 35˚ Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 59˚ Low: 33˚ Sunny Precip: 0% Friday, December 5 Boulder [only] Festivus The Rambrandt Yard, […]

Glühwein in Denver: The 14th Annual Christkindl Market

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Seeking refuge from visiting relatives?  Searching for a haven against the holiday hubbub?  Disenchanted with the commercialization of Christmas?  Wishing for a more traditional Noel?  More importantly, are you in need of a drink?  The solution to all of these problems lies at the corner of Arapahoe and The 16th Street Mall: The 14th Annual […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Nov. 21st – 23rd

(Image: Alpine Dog Brewing Company)

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 52˚ Low: 28˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 56˚ Low: 29˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 0% High: 42˚ Low: 23˚ Partly Cloudy / Wind Precip: 10% Friday, November 21 Molly’s Spirits Grand Opening  [Grand opening of Molly’s has been pushed back to a later date! We’ll keep you posted!]  5809 W. 44th Ave., Lakeside Molly’s Spirits, the […]

Christkindl Market coming to downtown Denver beginning November 21st

Photo: German American Chamber of Commerce - Colorado Chapter

In America, we have holidays and we have drinking holidays.  In Germany, because they’ve a more lenient attitude towards libations, there’s no distinction between the two.  Putting the word “drinking” in front of “holiday” is superfluous; it’s understood that alcohol will be involved.  New Year’s Eve and Oktoberfest, of course, are boozy affairs but the […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Nov. 14th – 16th

(Image: Fermaentra Brewery)

  Friday Saturday Sunday High: 35˚ Low: 20˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 22˚ Low: 4˚ PM Snow Showers Precip: 50% High: 31˚ Low: 5˚ Sunny Precip: 0% Friday, November 14 Gidget’s Debut Performance at BSB Black Shirt Brewing Co., 3719 Walnut St. One of BSB‘s very own Gwyn O’Leary and her bandmate, Allison Carlisle are holding their […]

Weekend off the Weekend: Nov. 7th – 9th

(image: Mockery Brewing CO)

  Friday Saturday Sunday High: 69˚ Low: 35˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 68˚ Low: 39˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 72˚ Low: 42˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% Friday, November 7 Mockery Brewing Grand Opening Mockery Brewing CO, 3501 Delgany St. Mockery Brewing CO in Denver is opening it’s tap handles to the public today starting 3 […]

Fresh Taps: Nov. 5, 2014 and on

(Photo Credit: Upslope Brewing)

Welcome to Fresh Taps! Each week Shea collects the most promising lineup of new and returning beers available by the glass and the occasional bottle hitting taprooms and tasting rooms all over the state. No ticket required, just a taste for great beer and a little adventure. It’s with a heavy heart that I must […]

More Bacon: Bacon and Beer Brewers and Chefs Dinner

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Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens might be a few things some people list as their favorites, but when it comes to Denver Off The Wagon, bacon and beer take the top spots. We have already shared with you the details of the third annual Denver Bacon and Beer Festival (tickets are still available), but […]

Trick or Treat: Where and What to Drink on Halloween

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Put on your costume and let’s go out and celebrate Halloween. Whether you are looking for a party or just want to grab a drink, Denver has a place for you to trick-or-treat adult style this  Halloween. The Infinite Monkey Theorem See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Drink No Evil Join The Infinite Monkey Theorem and […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Oct. 31st – Nov. 2nd (Halloween 2014)

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Friday Saturday Sunday High: 60˚ Low: 40˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 75˚ Low: 43˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 10% High: 69˚ Low: 39˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% Friday, October 31 (Happy Halloween!) The Motet Presents: Mixtape 1975 Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St.,  Boulder If you lucked out with finding tickets for this show, good job! This Motet […]

Fresh Taps: Oct. 29th – Nov. 4th (2014)

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Welcome to Fresh Taps! Each week Shea collects the most promising lineup of new and returning beers available by the glass and the occasional bottle hitting taprooms and tasting rooms all over the state. No ticket required, just a taste for great beer and a little adventure. If you’re a fan of pumpkin in your […]

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

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Friday Saturday Sunday High: 83˚ Low: 45˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 82˚ Low: 49˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 78˚ Low: 43˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% 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. […]

Fresh Taps: Oct. 22nd – Oct. 28th (2014)

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Welcome to Fresh Taps! Each week Shea collects the most promising lineup of new and returning beers available by the glass and the occasional bottle hitting taprooms and tasting rooms all over the state. No ticket required, just a taste for great beer and a little adventure. Due to unforeseen internet problems (thanks Comcast), this […]