Time for another dose of your Weekend Beer Buzz. Halloween’s coming up on Friday and sooooo many breweries are hosting costume contests, special tappings and even beer pouring out of pumpkins…. Check with your favorite local breweries to see what they’ve got planned. We’ve listed a few of the weekend’s bigger happenings below, along with a giant Beer Hunter’s Report. Hope you enjoy!
Thursday, October 30th, 2014
- Cerealiously Count Chocula Tapping, Black Bottle Brewery, Fort Collins, CO, 5 PM
By now, you’ve probably heard of the case of the missing Count Chocula cereal up in the Fort Collins area. Seems Black Bottle snatched them all up to make a special Halloween Cerealiously Count Chocula brew. You’ll have the opportunity to try the beer for yourself beginning on Thursday at 5 PM. We hear The Count himself might even make a guest appearance. Get on it! Black Bottle Brewery is located at: 1611 S College Ave, Unit 1609, Fort Collins, CO 80525.
Head to Freshcraft on Thursday for a special night with Green Flash. They’ll tap the 2014 Treasure Chest Beer, which is a Barrel-Aged Saison with Plum. $1 from every pour will go to charity for breast cancer.
Say “Hi!” to your local Green Flash rep, who’ll be on hand with some great giveaways including pint glasses and t-shirts. The fun begins at 7 PM. Freshcraft is located at: 1530 Blake St, Denver, CO 80202.
- 4-Year Anniversary Events, Dad & Dude’s Breweria, Aurora, CO, Thu – Sat
Congrats to Dad & Dude’s on their 4-Year Anniversary Weekend. They’ll be tapping and sharing some special kegs throughout the weekend and will host a costume contest on Halloween Night. Find more details on their Facebook Page. Dad & Dude’s is located at: 6730 S Cornerstar Way, Suite D, Aurora, CO 80016.
Friday, October 31st, 2014
The two latest Signature Series releases from Dry Dock Brewing will hit the South Tap Room on Friday at Noon. Stop by to grab your bombers of Double Brown Ale and Double Hazelnut Brown Ale, which have both been aged in Whiskey Barrels. Learn more about these beautiful brews HERE. Only 200 cases made, but these should begin hitting local shelves soon. Dry Dock Brewing is located at: 15120 E Hampden Ave, Aurora, CO 80014. 303-400-5606.