Epic Brewing Kicks off Colorado Distribution

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While Epic Brewing is already a well-established name among beer geeks, the greater Denver-area has not yet had the fortune of sampling Epic’s award-winning lineup outside of select locations (e.g. Hops and Pie) and occasional festivals. That will change on Monday when Epic kicks off a week-long celebration to mark the beginning of its distribution […]

There’s not enough time for a witty title – the end is near and we’re throwing a party

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The Mayans knew it. The crazy guy on the RTD knows it. Hell, even you know it – The World is Ending on December 21st! Rather than hitting up the Costco for batteries and canned foods or dropping a few million on an apocalypse bunker, lets just agree that the only appropriate course of action […]

Rackhouse Pub Anniversary Party this weekend

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Rackhouse Pub celebrating their third birthday this weekend. In their normal way, they’re throwing a ridiculous party. Did you see their New Year’s Party last year? Ya, they don’t mess around when it comes to celebration. From the source: As is the Rackhouse Pub tradition, we don’t half-ass our anniversary party. We’ve been scheming this […]

Super-Sized Dale’s Pale Ale Cans Revealed Thursday

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Taller than a typical pint glass, heavier than a plate of nachos, able to destroy sobriety in a single serving!  Look, on the bar!  It’s a tube of tennis balls!  It’s a cylinder of Pringles!  No, it’s the new 19.2 ounce cans from Oskar Blues!  Yes, the extra-tallboy cans of Dale’s Pale Ale, strange visitors […]

Vine Street Block Party and Brewers’ Olympics is this Saturday

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Head over to Vine Street Pub this Saturday for a block party and the 2nd Annual Brewers’ Olympics. Brewers’ Olympics, what’s that? Imagine a middle school field day, with balloon tosses and three legged races, but the middle schoolers are actually burly bearded brewers and shit-kicking pink boot wearing breweresses (I just made up that […]

Beer Porn of the Week – Avery Boulder IPA Fest

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Golden City Brewery Elevation IPA at the Inaugural Boulder IPA Fest at Avery Brewing Company   [We'll share some beer porn every Monday to get your week started off right. Have some of your own? Leave a link in the comments!]

Take a bus to Avery’s 19th Anniversary this Sunday

Rackhouse Pub is sponsoring a bus up to Avery this Sunday for Avery’s 19th Anniversary Party. They did the same thing for SourFest, and it was a great time, a safe way to get to and from the festival, and.. well, it was a great time. A seat on the bus costs $20. Buy tickets […]

Denver Beer Co’s 1st Anniversary Party

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Saturday, August 11, 2-9pm We are closing down the street and having a party! Join us for live music, food trucks, and over 12 different beers on tap including a limited release of Imperial Graham Cracker Porter! Music from: Casey James Prestwood and the Burning Angles Chain Station Mountain Music Tasty food from: Basic Kneads […]

Great Divide Celebrates 18 Years of Brewing Damn Good Beer

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On Saturday, Great Divide Brewing Company celebrated their 18th Birthday at the brewery with a good ol’ fashion block party.  They busted out plenty of silly beers to go along with other Great Divide year-round and seasonal beers.  1500 people attended the sold-out event to celebrate as Denver’s largest brewery transitioned into adulthood.  We had […]

Beer Porn of the Week – Great Divide’s 18th Anniversary Party

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Happy 18th Birthday Party, Great Divide!  Check back later this week for a full recap of the event.  Hint: it was awesome.   [We'll share some beer porn every Monday to get your week started off right. Have some of your own? Leave a link in the comments!]

Vine Street Pub & Brewery Heats Up Friday for “Smokin’ Hot Anniversary Party”

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Vine Street Pub is on a roll!  They opened the brewery mere days ago, began selling growlers, and now they’re celebrating their 4th Anniversary.  Here are the details: Four years ago, the owners of Boulder’s Mountain Sun and Southern Sun Pub & Brewery opened Vine Street Pub in Denver. Both Boulder locations are pubs with […]

Row 14 Turns One, Celebrates with Free Food and Fernet

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Row 14 is turning one year old, and they want to celebrate the only way they know how: with delicious late night munchies and Fernet Branch on tap. If you’re in the industry, stop by to say hi. SPIRE : : 891  14th Street @ Champa We Made It A Year! Come Celebrate With Us! […]

Come Spend St. Patrick’s Day With Us!

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Holy shenanigans and shamrocks!  Denver off the Wagon and Star Bar are havin’ themselves a St. Patrick’s Day party throw-down! Join the Wagon & Star Bar crew starting at 8AM this Saturday to partake in my favorite Irish Breakfast, a stout and a shot of Jameson.  Or support your local craft booze makers with a […]

Odell party at Star Bar Friday

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Friday, Star Bar is hosting an Odell Brewing Party. Ryan O’dell and other brewery representatives will be on hand at 7:00 for the tapping of some deliciousness: The Friek – 2011 GABF Gold Medal Winner – Wood and Barrel Aged Sour Beer Bourbon Barrel Stout Mountain Standard Double Black India Pale Ale Dark Wit – Special […]

Boulder Beer Takes Gold at Vine St. Pub Brewers’ Olympics

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On Saturday, Vine Street Pub & Brewery hosted the Uptown Neighborhood Block Party featuring a Brewers’ Olympics, live bluegrass, grub, and plenty of beer.  Ten teams competed in the first annual Brewers’ Olympics:  Avery, Oskar Blues, Boulder Beer, Breckenridge, Wynkoop, Mountain Sun, Twisted Pine, Odell, Great Divide, and an amateur team – Mountain Brew.  Each […]

Tap Hunter’s GABF After-Party

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As if there wasn’t enough going on during GABF already, here’s another party (two actually) you’re going to want to look into.  Tap Hunter is throwing two parties the Thursday and Friday of GABF at Renegade Brewing Co. and Star Bar respectively.  Best of all, if you RSVP early you’re entitled to $1 craft beers… $1! […]

Avery 18th Anniversary Recap

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On Sunday, Avery Brewing Company celebrated 18 years of brewing craft beer with a party at their Boulder tap room.  It turned out to be a beautiful day with very few clouds in the sky (perhaps too few given the 90+ degree heat).  1,500 tickets were available to the brew-powered block party and since I’m […]

Come Celebrate Avery’s 18th Birthday!

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Got plans this Sunday?  Lets hope not, because here’s one party that’s bound to make you jealous.  Avery Brewing Co. is celebrating it’s 18th anniversary on Sunday from 12-5pm at their Boulder tap room (5757 Arapahoe Avenue).  Tickets include a “plethora” of Avery beers, all-you-can-eat BBQ, and live music from several Boulder bands.  They’re also […]

Count the Rings, Twisted Pine Turns 16

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On Saturday, Twisted Pine celebrated their 16th anniversary at their Boulder brewery.  The party featured over 20 specialty beers (in addition to their usual offerings), a frozen t-shirt contest, and live music from Danny Shafer, Holden Young and Hot Soup.  One of the specialty beers offered was Bough Breaker Barleywine, Twisted Pine’s 16th Anniversary beer.  Bough […]