Weekend off the Wagon – CBC Events and More!

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[Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox every Friday - Sign up now!] Happy CBC week, folks! Festivities almost seem never ending, but it’s good news to those of you not able to attend the actual conference! We’ve rounded up a few for you to check out this weekend. There definitely isn’t a shortage of things […]

Pliny the Younger is here, folks!

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[Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox every Friday - Sign up now!] Blind Pig and Pliny the Elder are some amazing hoppy beers from Russian River Brewing, but what makes Pliny the Younger so special? It’s only released once a year, and in short quantity. Falling Rock Taphouse is our haven for tasting this sought-after brew. […]

Weekend off the Wagon – January 3-5

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[Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox every Friday - Sign up now!] Have you resolved to only drink on weekends this year? Good! You have no reason to feel guilty about this weekend, then! Like good art, music and tunes? Then don’t forget that today is January’s First Friday with all of Denver’s art districts sure […]

Festivus: Why We Live In Denver

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Why do we live in Colorado? Many will say the over 300 days of sunshine, while others will tout mountain adventures from hiking, biking, kayaking, and fishing to skiing, boarding, or the less graceful yard-sale, you get the picture. Why do we live in Denver? Sure, we have quick access to all of the above, […]

Weekend off the Wagon – December 13-15

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Did you buy your tickets already? I hope you did. Tickets went fast, and even Craigslist is pretty bare. The time is here. Saturday is the day you can try all of Denver’s breweries in one spot for your drinking pleasure at the Denver Beer Festivus. Exciting new […]

The sense of adventure – Denver’s Jagged Mountain Brewing

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A Work of art is, above all, an adventure of the mind. — Eugene Ionesco Notice the tap handles. Every brewery worth its salt makes them their own somehow. At Jagged Mountain they are reformed ice axes – tools used by mountaineers and alpinists to both make progress on a climb, and save their ass if […]

Weekend off the Wagon – December 6-8

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Feeling brave enough to head out into the single-digit temps this weekend? You should; there’s too much awesome going on to miss out! Pack on the layers, bring out the hand warmers and balaclavas and warm up with some fantastic shindigs all weekend! And don’t forget, […]

Weekend off the Wagon – Black Friday Weekend Edition Nov. 29-Dec. 1

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Are you alive today? Have you been up since 3 a.m. (or earlier) to get those Black Friday deals? Or did you sleep in because you shared one too many cocktail recipes and favorite brews with friends and family last night? Whether you are one of […]

Weekend off the Wagon – November 22-24

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday If you’re like us here at the Wagon, then you probably dread any and all shopping experiences during the next week and onward. If finding yourself in the middle of a tug-of-war match with a stranger over the last turkey doesn’t sound ideal to you, then […]

Weekend off the Wagon – November 15-17

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday The holidays are upon us, people, and you don’t need the Christmas music already being played at your convenience store to tell you that. It’s the time for big beers and roasted meats! Night of the Bastards–a tap takeover by Stone Brewing Company–is happening for your […]

Weekend off the Wagon – November 1-3

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Halloween may be over, but the Day of the Dead is always celebrated on Nov. 1, so make your sugar skulls and save your costumes–there’s still plenty of reason to find something to do this weekend. The weekend after Halloween is when all the adults actually go out, […]

Weekend off the Wagon October 25-27

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday It’s the weekend before Halloween, so we all know that’s the best excuse to get dressed up in our best Walter White costume and hit our favorite bars & breweries! We rounded up some spooky (and not so spooky) events for you to check out below. […]

Weekend off the Wagon – October 18-20

Fresh Hop Fest at Falling Rock

Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Feeling refreshed yet after GABF weekend? I know we’re still feeling it, but that doesn’t mean we’re not ready to keep the fun rolling here at the Wagon. Between festivals and anniversary parties, this weekend should help keep you nice and toasty. The Fresh Hop Fest at […]

Weekend off the Wagon – October 11-13

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Pat yourselves on your backs. You’ve made it through day one of GABF, and I know you’re ready for more. Get your best hangover cures handy for the next few days, because this weekend is sure to not disappoint. If you’re lucky enough to head to […]

Weekend off the Wagon – September 27-29

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday If you’re not suffering from the grim spector of illness like so many are from the change in weather, then I suggest you go out and enjoy the Denver Oktoberfest festivities starting tonight. Obviously, Prost Brewing Company has already started early, but it’d make sense to visit them at some […]

Epic Brewing opens in Denver on September 28th

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Lucky us, we managed to get a sneak preview of the new Epic Brewing space in Denver (3001 Walnut Street) this afternoon. This Utah-based brewery decided to open a Denver location. It is, in two words: awesome and Epic. 25 house beers on tap. Some are well known (like their Brainless series) and others are […]

Weekend off the Wagon – September 20-22

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Feel that chill in the air? That means we’re getting closer and closer to some of our favorite months here at the Wagon. Beer and spirits will be flowing freely all weekend. Drinking yourself a jacket for the night is totally acceptable since yours is probably […]

How to impress your friends at Oktoberfest

It’s September and the Germans are giddy as children on Christmas Eve. They know the best drinking holiday on the calendar is just around the corner.  They know two weeks of revelry—soaked in beer and covered in sauerkraut—are soon to hit their beloved Bavarian capital. They know Oktoberfest is coming! Munich may be home to […]

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Where’s a guy gotta go to get a Märzenbier around here?

It’s September and that means Oktoberfest/Märzen seasonal beers are popping up on liquor store shelves and on tap at your favorite local brewery.  You’re going to need something malty when prosting heartily with other Oktoberfest merrymakers so check the list below for Märzenbier in the Denver area.  May your stein never run dry. In stores […]

Weekend off the Wagon – September 13-15

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Left Hand Brewing Company, as well as a good number of other breweries, have been affected by the severe flooding that started Thursday, and many will be closed until weather conditions improve. “We can report that we believe the Tasting Room is dry, thanks to our […]