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. […]

Rackhouse 3rd Anniversary Bash: Dry Dock Tap Takeover

You can lead a horse to Dry Dock...

Halloween is kind of a big deal for me. I love getting dressed up and seeing other people’s costumes. Also: binge drinking. No, “binge drinking” is a negative term. How about “unmoderated levels of drinking”? That sounds better. This year, I decided to do something a little different and drink good beer for Halloween instead […]

Weekend off the Wagon – October 26-28

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday With Halloween on a Wednesday this year, will you celebrate this weekend? Next weekend? Wednesday? ALL THREE? There are plenty of parties going on this weekend. We picked a few that sounded a little different than the norm. Game of Thrones party? $1000 Costume Contest? Grace […]

Halloween hangover courtesy of Amato’s

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Trick-or-treaters must have been disappointed when they came to my locked door and empty, dark house, but Halloween has always been my favorite holiday.  The candy!  The costumes!  The scares!  What’s not to love?  Now I’ve grown older and it’d be too creepy to have a costumed man in his mid-20’s bang on a suburbanite’s […]

Ale House at Amato’s to hold Halloween event for craft beer enthusiasts

The kids on Halloween think the candy is dandy and their parents—stressed-out from wrangling miniature Optimus Primes, Spider-Men, and Disney princesses on a sugar high—insist that liquor is quicker.  What is there for the craft beer lover on this holiday?  The Ale House at Amato’s has heard about the neglect of this demographic and seeks […]

Arvada Beer Company opens to the public

Arvada Beer Company

Many months ago, my girlfriend and I were walking through Olde Town Arvada on our way to our weekly Geeks Who Drink trivia contest at the D-Note.  Along the way we passed by a stately but vacant brick building on the corner of Old Wadsworth and Grandview.  “This place would make for a great craft […]

Monday Morning Blues — Tab Benoit — I Put A Spell On You

Let’s start the week off right. With some Halloween blues. Leave your Monday Morning Blues suggestions in the comments. Have a good week!

It’s a Celebration, Bitches! Rackhouse turns 2 and Parties Like a Pro

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Chris Rippe and the folks at Rackhouse Pub sure know how to throw a birthday party.  It’s an Avery Tap Takeover, and if you’ve ever seen Rackhouse’s gorgeous array of taps, you know they’ve got the stones.  Here’s more information for this screamingly awesome event: In the words of Dave Chappelle, ” It’s a Celebration […]

Sinfully Delicious: The best food, drinks, and spots to hit this Halloween

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The leaves are changing and the wind is picking up. It’s still about 72 degrees outside and sunny, but fall has come to Denver.  Thousands of zombies, chicks who can rock vodka sweaters with abandon while sporting costumes/underwear through LoDo in the occasionally below thirty degrees of Halloween weekend, and some of the best haunts […]

Weekend off the Wagon: October 21 – October 23

Zombie Crawl

Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday Drinking always gets a little funky around this time.  Zombies, vampires, and werewolves start coming out. You can’t tell if it was the crazy barleywine/shot of whiskey or if that’s actually a zombie sitting right next to you. Oh, the week before All Hallow’s Eve.  Here’s […]

Weekend off the Wagon: October 7-9

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Weekend off the Wagon in your inbox, every Friday The leaves are turning, the weather’s getting cold, Halloween is close approaching, and we’re well into the harvest.  Here’s a few ideas for your weekend: Track 1: Friday:  It’s getting scary out there, so checking out the Mile High Horror Festival Saturday:  Head up to Breckenridge […]