Weekend off the Wagon: Nov. 6th – 8th

grist brewing company sign for weekend post

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 43˚ Low: 22˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 10% High: 52˚ Low: 26˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 58˚ Low: 27˚ Sunny Precip: 0%   Friday, November 6 First Friday: The Num6er 6f the 6east TRVE Brewing, 227 Broadway #101 7 p.m., Free to Attend One of the staff’s favorite art shows from last year […]

American-style sizzle: Bacon and Beer Festival

Bert and Ernie approve of Bacon and Beer

While the pairing of bacon and beer might not get the same billing as cheese and wine, one event raising awareness of this important combo in spite of the recent processed meat slandering World Health Organization report is the Denver Bacon and Beer Festival. Now in its fourth year, the 2015 celebration of cured pig […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Oct. 30th – Nov. 1st

halloween 2015 bar fausto

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 54˚ Low: 37˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 67˚ Low: 40˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 72˚ Low: 39˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% Friday, October 30 Trick beer OR Treat Beer AND Tarot Readings Factotum Brewhouse, 3845 Lipan St. 3 p.m., Free to Attend Join Factotum Brewing for a TRICK beer or […]

Bacon and Beer Brewers Dinner menu revealed

Euclid Hall will pair with Wit's End

The Denver Bacon and Beer Festival is back for its fourth iteration this year, but fans of swine and ale can get a jump on the festival crowd by attending the Bacon and Beer Brewers’ Dinner the night before. The dinner – now in its third year – pairs five chefs and five breweries for […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Oct. 9th – 11th

Photo credit: Stem Ciders

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 73˚ Low: 51˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 84˚ Low: 52˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 84˚ Low: 47˚ Sunny Precip: 0% Friday, October 9 Harvest Week: Footloose & Farm Fresh – The 70s Edition The GrowHaus, 4751 York St. 7- 10 p.m., $53.49 per person The GrowHaus will be transformed into […]

Weekend off the Wagon: Oct. 2nd – 4th

Weekend off the Wagon: Photo of Blueberry Dreamland Black Project in Denver

Friday Saturday Sunday High: 76˚ Low: 48˚ Mostly Cloudy Precip: 20% High: 64˚ Low: 47˚ Thunderstorms Precip: 60% High: 66˚ Low: 48˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 10% Friday, October 2 Duck & Cover  Former Future Brewing Company, 1290 S. Broadway 7 p.m., No Cover Duck & Cover is a band that it’s members pride themselves on […]

Colorado brewers win first GABF medals

Bootstrap Brewing from Niwot accepts a medal for their Wreck Havoc Imperial Red Ale.

Amid a packed house at the Bellco Theatre in the bowels of the Denver Convention Center, representatives from most of the 1,500+ breweries entered anxiously waited as the winners of the 2015 Great American Beer Festival competition were announced Saturday morning. With almost 100 categories to get through, the production was like the Emmy’s minus […]

First-time brewers at GABF

The tap room at Mockery Brewing - Photo credit:  Mockery Brewing

For 33 years, new breweries have been barreling and delivering their beer to the Great American Beer Festival for public consumption and professional appraisal and 2015 will be no different. A medal awarded by the festival’s Professional Judge Panel is instant validation of their efforts and sacrifices along with some enviable hardware for the taproom. […]

GABF is here! What to do outside the big show

Photo © Brewers Association

It’s here! The week of indulgence, intoxication, and dehydration is upon us. It snuck up on me this year, taking place earlier than years past, and I’m not sure if I’m fully hydrated just yet. But, the Great American Beer Festival and Denver Beer Fest have arrived. Ready or not, bottoms up. I’ve been attending this […]

Weekend off the Wagon: September 17th – 20th

(Image Credit: Cantillon)

Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday High: 81˚ Low: 51˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 20% High: 73˚ Low: 45˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 79˚ Low: 49˚ Sunny Precip: 0% High: 80˚ Low: 51˚ Sunny Precip: 0%   Thursday, September 17 Kickstarter Launch Party and Beer Release Baere Brewing Company, 320 Broadway Suite E. 4 p.m., Free to Attend […]

Weekend off the Wagon: September 3rd – 6th

Illegal Pete's 20th Anniversary Party 2015

Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday High: 81˚ Low: 58˚ Thunderstorms Precip: 50% High: 84˚ Low: 60˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% High: 86˚ Low: 58˚ Mostly Cloudy Precip: 10% High: 85˚ Low: 52˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 0%   Thursday, September 3 The Denver Passport Closing Party  McNichols Civic Center Building, 144 W Colfax Ave. 7-10 p.m., $25 The […]

Weekend off the Wagon: August 20th – 23rd

Former Future / Black Project Dreamland wild yeast sour golden ale

Want this spectacular event list sent to your inbox every Thursday? There’s a thing for that! Just sign up here, select “Weekend off the Wagon” and we’ll cover the rest. Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday High: 87˚ Low: 56˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 0% High: 92˚ Low: 60˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 0% High: 88˚ Low: 51˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: […]

Weekend off the Wagon: August 13th – 16th

The Curtis Club Grand Re-opening

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Weekend off the Wagon: August 6th – 9th

Rare beers from Adam Avery's cellar at Avery Brewing, Boulder

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Weekend off the Wagon: July 30th – August 2nd

(Photo credit: Great Divide)

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Weekend off the Wagon: July 23rd – 26th

brunch running - P17

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What does it mean to ‘Sesh?’ | A guide to session beers

Photo by Imbibe Denver; a group of people outside seshing

Images and Illustrations by Imbibe Denver   As most of us know, there is no official definition for what a “session” beer is. We also know that light and refreshing beers have been around for as long as men and women have been brewing beer and do not seem to be going out of fashion. […]

Weekend off the Wagon: July 16th – 19th

Girl Scout Samoa cookies that inspired the Somoa porter from Coda Brewing Co.

Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday High: 89˚ Low: 61˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 20% High: 91˚ Low: 59˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 10% High: 89˚ Low: 60˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 10% High: 79˚ Low: 59˚ Thunderstorms Precip: 30% Thursday, July 16 Call to Arms Grand Opening   Call to Arms Brewing Company, 4526 Tennyson St. Dear readers, your patience […]

Weekend off the Wagon: July 9th – 12th

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

Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday High: 78˚ Low: 58˚ Thunderstorms Precip: 40% High: 84˚ Low: 60˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 20% High: 87˚ Low: 60˚ Mostly Sunny Precip: 0% High: 89˚ Low: 62˚ Partly Cloudy Precip: 0% Thursday, July 9 Firestone Walker Mini-Tap-Takeover @ Barrels and Bottles Barrels and Bottles, 600 12th St. #160, Golden Stop by […]