Bacon & Beer Timelapse

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Most festivals start with an empty canvas: a big ballroom, an empty street, an open box. The Exdo Center, where Bacon & Beer was held this year, is a large empty shell before the crew gets started. Watch a timelapse of the setup, event, and breakdown. The doors open around minute 3. Denver Bacon and […]

Denver Beer Festivus – A video for the rest of us

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What do you get when you mix 18 Denver breweries, an historic-library-turned-event-space, and 500 beer enthusiasts? The strong desire to make an overused perfect storm allusion. And the first ever Denver Beer Festivus – A beer festival for the rest of us. Imbibe Denver and Denver off the Wagon teamed up to throw a beer […]

Circling up the Wagons – 12/23-12/30

Congratulations, you’ve survived yet another year of boozin’ on the good stuff. If you know what is good for you, you will head out on Monday night to celebrate the induction of a new year. We have a few ideas of where you can spend your evening, and you can always visit our friends over […]

Greensky Bluegrass, Beervertising, and Saturdays at the Wagon

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Today the Wagon Staff is running around as if they were chicken-sans-heads putting the final touches on the Denver Beer Festivus. If you didn’t get tickets to the actual party, you can still come to the after-party featuring beer from Great Divide and music from Greensky Bluegrass. Tickets and info here.  Still not venturing out? We […]

Circling up the Wagons – Week of 11/25 – 12/1 – The Celebration Edition

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And just like that, it is December. Chances are you’re out brunching with Bloody’s or curling up around a Hot Toddy – as rightly you should. It is December, it is the weekend – save the productivity for tomorrow! In the meantime: The holiday season also means we have a load of celebrations coming up […]

Review – Left Hand Brewing’s Fade to Black Vol. 4

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Left Hand Brewing sent us some of their 2012 winter seasonal, Fade To Black Vol. 4. It was delicious, exactly what I needed to take down on the cold, miserable weather that set in on Denver on Saturday. Cold, wet, snowy, icy crap weather that served as a stern reminder that Denver residents aren’t supposed […]

Circle up the Wagon – Week in review 11/4 -11/11

Cool things from this week: Beer Vs. Wine tickets went on sale and a menu was previewed. Mighty tasty (and it happens Tuesday!). Max brings us into the holiday season with his Primer on Italian Wines for Thanksgiving We had a brief discussion on Why Craft Breweries Can’t Count on Community. Did you weigh in? […]