Great American Beer Festival
The Great American Beer Festival is the premier U.S. beer festival and competition.
Each year, GABF represents the largest collection of U.S. beer ever served, in a public tasting event plus a private competition. GABF brings together the brewers and diverse beers that make the U.S. the world's greatest brewing nation.
GABF was founded in 1982, and has been growing and evolving along with the American craft brewing industry ever since.
The Great American Beer Festival takes place at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. October 6-8, 2016
Tickets go fast! Make sure to keep and eye out for when they go on sale during the summer.
Denver Beer Fest
The eighth annual Denver Beer Fest, presented by VISIT DENVER in partnership with the Colorado Brewers Guild, takes place Sept. 30 - Oct. 8, 2016.
Featuring dozens of beer related events at area breweries, restaurants, tap houses and attractions. From beer tastings to firkin tappings, events include beer bike nights, midnight beer breakfasts, beer paired dinners, brewery tours, brewer vs brewer competitions, meet the brewer nights, tap takeovers, beer quizzes, and even a beer street party with bands, brews and food trucks.
See their website for a list of daily events.
Oktoberfest! - 105 West Brewing Festival
October 2nd - 8th they are planning a great week of fun!
Time to dust off your Dirndl and Lederhosen and get ready for a week of large bier glasses, German bier, and music from our favorite bluegrass bands... plus some new German performances!
Top notch Bavarian Mustaches are encouraged!
The Oskar Blues GABF ORDEAL: HMLS Gospel Brunch
Oskar Blues Homemade Liquids & Solids
1555 S Hover Road
Longmont, CO, 80501
9:00 AM (event ends at 3:00 PM)
$30.00 - $60.00
Come on out for some live music and the brewery experience on Friday, October 7, and get saved before the Friday session of the Great American Beer Festival.
The Oskar Blues ORDEAL is back, and they are showcasing their beers, their brewery, and the brand new outdoor patio and stage at Oskar Blues Home Made Liquids and Solids. You're going to be treated to Gospel Brunch, live music courtesy of the Jonny Barber Gospel Review with Erica Brown, as well as the brewery experience at the Longmont Brewery and Tasty Weasel tap room! Don't wait! There are a limited number of tickets available, so save your spot right away!
Denver Rare Beer Tasting VIII
October 7, 2016
McNichols Building - 144 W Colfax Ave.
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm.
Cost: $115 General, $165 VIP
The prostate cancer awareness event will be held on Oct. 7 in Colorado during the same weekend as the Great American Beer Festival. The Denver Rare Beer Tasting VIII features the chance to sample rare, exotic and vintage beers from 54 of America's top craft breweries and the opportunity to meet the men and women who made them. Breweries bring some of their rarest brews to the annual tasting.
The beer list for the Denver Rare Beer Tasting VIII will be released prior to the event. A list of beers served during the first seven years is available on the Pints for Prostates website. Sixteen breweries will be pouring beer at the event for the first time, while nine breweries have participated in all of the Denver Rare Beer Tastings. Breweries representing 26 states are on the list.