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05
Friday 
West Elks Wine Trail
West Elks Wine Trail - August 5-7, 2016

Pairing the Best of Colorado Wine with the Best of Colorado Cuisine

The Wineries of the West Elks Wine Country invite you to a special weekend of touring, premium wine tasting and winemakers' dinners during the Eighth Annual West Elks Wine Trail. Set your own route for a fun and relaxing day or weekend and come home with delicious wine and memories. Nestled in the beautiful North Fork Valley are nine wineries including:

Alfred Eames Cellars
Azura Winery and Gallery
Black Bridge Winery
Delicious Orchards
Leroux Creek Vineyards
Mesa Winds Farm and Winery
Stone Cottage Cellars
Terror Creek Winery
5680'

All are ready to introduce you to the Colorado wine and cuisine grown from this unique region.

Start your West Elks Wine Trail tour by stopping by any of the West Elk Wineries in the Paonia/Hotchkiss area to pick up your trail map for the weekend. Each winery will feature food and wine pairings, with a focus on local foods. The winemakers have selected 2 favorite foods to complement their wines, and give you the recipes just for stopping by. The 9 wine tasting rooms will offer a wide variety of activities from vineyard tours, art displays, tastings, winemakers' dinners, food pairings, mountain views and more. Complimentary wine glasses will be given to those who travel along the wine trail and collect recipes from at least 5 wineries.

We invite and encourage you to purchase wines from the winemakers. Many of the vintages from this region are only available at the wineries and are extremely limited.

Check out the website to see the full days of events and winery stops available.
06
Saturday 
Springs Beer Fest
The 10th Annual Springs Beer Fest
August 6th, 2016

Enjoy a fun-filled day of bottomless, fresh, craft beer samplings from over 55 Notable Craft Brewers. Join 4,000 beer enthusiasts for an afternoon of live music, local vendors, and local fare from food trucks and area restaurants.

America The Beautiful Park - Colorado Springs, CO

Winter Park Beer Festival
Date: Saturday August 6th, 2016
Time: Noon - 5 p.m.
Location: Hideaway Park, Winter Park, CO

The Winter Park Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce, The LIFT FM and KRKY "Colorado Country" are proud to announce the 7th annual Winter Park Beer Festival on Saturday, August 6th, 2016 at Hideaway Park, in downtown Winter Park.

This great annual event in Winter Park offers brews, views and great live music. Unlimited beer tasting from Noon to 5:00 p.m. with 35+ micro brewers on hand sampling their classic hoppy beverages and a few new ones.

This event is a 'don't miss' for beer aficionados, music lovers and festival goers. Besides great beer, Beer Fest attendees will enjoy food from vendors, retail vendors, and live music from 3 acts throughout the day (there will be no other alcohol served inside the venue besides the tastings).

TICKETS: Tickets will go on sale in early 2016. Tickets for the Winter Park Beer Festival WILL SELL OUT, please purchase tickets early!

Vino & Notes - A Wine, Food & Jazz Festival
The Woodland Park Wine, Food & Jazz Festival will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 12:00PM to 6:00PM at Woodland Station in Woodland Park, CO.

Ticket price is $35.00 per ticket.

The Vino & Notes Wine, Food & Jazz Festival benefits Teller County Habitat for Humanity. The festival is produced by Jamie and Ben Caperton.

Get your tickets and see more information on their website.

Gnarly Barley Brew Festival
Beer, Food Pairings, Homebrew Competition, Live Music, and more!

This is an outdoor event held at The Ranch home to the longstanding Larimer County Fair. So not only enjoy the Brew Festival…come early and stay late…carnival, exhibits, Splash Dogs, fireworks, vendors of all types and much more!

1pm-6pm

To see a list of performers and more activities see their website.

Rocky Mountain Brew Runs - Copper Kettle Brewing Co
AUGUST 6TH, 2016
10AM
at Copper Kettle Brewing
1338 S Valentia St #100
Denver, CO 80247

Run along the beautiful High Line canal trail on this out and back flat course. Run fast because your brew will be waiting and remember experts say that two beers is equivalent to water for post run hydration, so drink up!

Cost: $25 includes run entry, Copper Kettle brew and this fun coaster. The first 150 registrants will also receive a Copper Kettle pint glass!

Sign up today!

Wine on the Rocks
Saturday, August 6 at 12 PM - 5 PM
TEV Edelweiss
17832 Highway 8, Morrison, Colorado 80465

Come hang with Red Fox Cellars and 20 other Colorado wineries at a festival overlooking Morrison's world famous Red Rocks Park. If you're going to drink wine (and we know you're going to), might as well do it in a beautiful place. We'll be serving favorites like our famous Bourbon Barrel Merlot. Ah, another excuse to drink wine. Is it August yet?

National Beer Mile – Denver
Saturday, August 6, 2016, 12:00 pm-5:00
Front Range Airport-5200 Front Range Pkwy, Watkins CO 80137

Four beers. One mile. One awesome after-party! The National Beer Mile tour rolls into Denver on Saturday, August 6th at Front Range Airport!

Run, Drink, Repeat, Party! National Beer Mile is a one-mile fun run for runners, social drinkers, and party-goers alike. Drink a beer, run/walk/jog (or dance, skip, party-boy - whatever you want) your way quarter mile down the course, repeat three more times, then party!

Create your own #NBMsquad by recruiting your friends and coming up with an awesome theme (hint hint: you can save money by purchasing a "Group of 5" ticket package). Join us on Saturday, August 6th, 2016 at Front Range Airport for the best mile of your life!

Keystone Bluegrass and Beer Festival
Keystone brings the wonders of Appalachia to the Rockies. Down-home cooking, frothy flavors and mountain music are just a pieces of the pie. In a whirlwind of hillbilly luxuries, folks gather while 30+ craft breweries from Colorado and beyond showcase their unique blends of hops and barleys while 13 national and regional bluegrass acts entertain on three different village stages.

Mountain music rings throughout the River Run Village under blue August skies. Sound enticing? You'll want to check out the bluegrass bands!

Nothing compliments bluegrass like the tapping of hundreds of kegs filled to the brim of some of the best craft beer around. You'll find beer enthusiast favorites like New Belgium in attendance as well as some up and comers like the local Baker's Brewery hailing from Silverthorne, Colorado.

Brewery tents adorn every nook and cranny of the village perpetuating that never ending love affair between Colorado and its beer. So raise a pint or two and toast the 20th year of Colorado's longest running beer and bluegrass festival.

Saturday, August 6, 2016-Sunday, August 7, 2016, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Keystone's River Run Village-140 Ida Belle dr, Keystone CO 80435


2016 Denver Beer Olympics & Beer Fest
DBO is the ultimate beer fest…. beer games competitions, prizes, medals….oh and a bunch of breweries to taste from throughout the day! We raise money to fight blood cancers like Leukemia & Lymphoma - all proceeds go toward our cause. It's REALLY fun for a good cause.

Civic Center Park
101 W. 14th Ave.
Denver CO 80202

10:00 am - 7:00 pm

23rd Avery Anniversary Party
23rd Anniversary Party
Saturday August 6th, 3-8pm

LIVE MUSIC!
North Mississippi Allstars - A rich gumbo of soul, blues, R&B, and rock and roll
Wood & Wire - Eclectic and energetic bluegrass
The Hop Pickers - Good timey mountain boogie

TICKETS AVAILABLE!
$20 Avery Base Layer = live music, custom glass, and access to 60+ rare & vintage beers!
$60 Avery Aficionado = Base Layer + nine beers + food!

WHERE
Avery Brewing Company - 4910 Nautilus Ct. N, Boulder, CO 80301

5 Points Brew & BBQ
The 5 Points Brew & BBQ will bring together some of Colorado's favorite and most unique craft beers and showcase the culinary talents of Denver BBQ grill masters, restaurants and food trucks.

Festival goers can enjoy their brews and sample bites while enjoying live music from local bands, playing blues, bluegrass and soul favorites. In addition, a market of artisan goods that display the "craft" of multiple Colorado purveyors will align the streets. From confections, to gourmet foods, carefully selected fashion vendors and good ol' bbq chefs, all will be onsite to represent the best of Colorado based products, goods and services.

THE FOOD
The 5 Points Brew & BBQ will feature Restaurants, Food Trucks and Chefs from popular eateries, all who will be invited to enter the Brew & BBQ Battle and vend at the festival. Each vendor will sell small samples to large portions of the best BBQ in Colorado.

WHEN
Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 8:30 PM (MDT)
WHERE
The Historic Five Points Neighborhood - 2736 Welton St, Denver, CO 80205

See the full list of breweries, music venue, and purchase tickets on the website.

West Elks Wine Trail
West Elks Wine Trail - August 5-7, 2016

Pairing the Best of Colorado Wine with the Best of Colorado Cuisine

The Wineries of the West Elks Wine Country invite you to a special weekend of touring, premium wine tasting and winemakers' dinners during the Eighth Annual West Elks Wine Trail. Set your own route for a fun and relaxing day or weekend and come home with delicious wine and memories. Nestled in the beautiful North Fork Valley are nine wineries including:

Alfred Eames Cellars
Azura Winery and Gallery
Black Bridge Winery
Delicious Orchards
Leroux Creek Vineyards
Mesa Winds Farm and Winery
Stone Cottage Cellars
Terror Creek Winery
5680'

All are ready to introduce you to the Colorado wine and cuisine grown from this unique region.

Start your West Elks Wine Trail tour by stopping by any of the West Elk Wineries in the Paonia/Hotchkiss area to pick up your trail map for the weekend. Each winery will feature food and wine pairings, with a focus on local foods. The winemakers have selected 2 favorite foods to complement their wines, and give you the recipes just for stopping by. The 9 wine tasting rooms will offer a wide variety of activities from vineyard tours, art displays, tastings, winemakers' dinners, food pairings, mountain views and more. Complimentary wine glasses will be given to those who travel along the wine trail and collect recipes from at least 5 wineries.

We invite and encourage you to purchase wines from the winemakers. Many of the vintages from this region are only available at the wineries and are extremely limited.

Check out the website to see the full days of events and winery stops available.

Sesh Fest 2016
This year's Sesh Fest features dozens of breweries paying homage to session-style beer.

This year's Sesh Fest features dozens of breweries paying homage to session-style beers at the Highlands Masonic Events Center. With a new location comes plenty of food, lawn games, and music to complement Colorado craft beer! Sesh Fest invites breweries to pour beers of the lighter, more sessionable variety, which means they are all under 5% ABV - all of them designed with your day drinking pleasure in mind!

Ticket Information:
$30

When: 8/6/2016 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM Mountain Time

Highland Masonic Events Center
3550 Federal Blvd.
Denver, CO 80211

Leftapalooza
Leftapalooza, featuring the Mile High Tribute Band Competition is back for its sixth year, showcasing 9 of Colorado's best tribute bands!! Left Hand Brewing Company's ultimate music and craft beer experience brings together some of the most talented cover acts in the country to help raise funds and support for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and the Left Hand Brewing Foundation.

Leftapalooza 2016 brings you the music of Primus, Bruce Springsteen, The Who, REM, Van Halen, Cheap Trick, The Grateful Dead, & Sublime. With the live music kicking off at noon, the nine band line up have a little something for everyone plus plenty of local food, craft beer, and the Left Hand Kid Zone!

Rock out in Leftapalooza's VIP Camp with premium seating, couches, shade, hourly food & beer pairings, private restrooms & more.

VIP Tickets: $50
Pre Sale Tickets: $10
Day of Tickets: $12

~Bring your ID.
~Wear sunscreen.
~Blankets, lawn chairs, bags, and sealed water bottles are welcome.
~Please no pets - thank you for understanding!
(Service / ESA animals will be allowed - identification appreciated)
~Re-Entry is allowed.
~Leftapalooza is a rain or shine event.

LOCATION
Roosevelt Park, 700 Longs Peak Ave, Longmont, CO 80501

PARKING
Guest parking is easily available on site at Roosevelt Park and the surrounding streets.

Get your tickets and see the list of bands and breweries on their website.

Beers, Bacon + Bicycles Festival
WHAT
This is the 1st annual Beers, Bacon, and Bicycles Festival Hosted by William Oliver's. Parking is limited. Please walk or ride a bike!

WHERE & WHEN
They are taking over the parking lot behind William Oliver's on August 6th from Noon-6pm.

WHO
Anyone is welcome to attend. This is a family friendly event. Unfortunately, they cannot allow pets.

Food & Drink
They will have bacon-themed food available for purchase from both William Oliver's and other food vendors. Tickets will include beer/food tokens. More tokens are available for purchase online or at the festival.

TICKETS
Tickets are required for 21+. Under 21 are admitted for free. We will have activities for kids too.
07
Sunday 
Bluegrass and Beer Festival
Beer, beer and more Colorado beer. The Keystone Bluegrass and Beer Festival will serve up more than 100 brews from 30-plus Colorado breweries.

Dates: August 6-7, 2016
Keystone Resort
100 Dercum Square
Dillon, Colorado 80435

For the full list of performers and breweries, visit their website.

West Elks Wine Trail
West Elks Wine Trail - August 5-7, 2016

Pairing the Best of Colorado Wine with the Best of Colorado Cuisine

The Wineries of the West Elks Wine Country invite you to a special weekend of touring, premium wine tasting and winemakers' dinners during the Eighth Annual West Elks Wine Trail. Set your own route for a fun and relaxing day or weekend and come home with delicious wine and memories. Nestled in the beautiful North Fork Valley are nine wineries including:

Alfred Eames Cellars
Azura Winery and Gallery
Black Bridge Winery
Delicious Orchards
Leroux Creek Vineyards
Mesa Winds Farm and Winery
Stone Cottage Cellars
Terror Creek Winery
5680'

All are ready to introduce you to the Colorado wine and cuisine grown from this unique region.

Start your West Elks Wine Trail tour by stopping by any of the West Elk Wineries in the Paonia/Hotchkiss area to pick up your trail map for the weekend. Each winery will feature food and wine pairings, with a focus on local foods. The winemakers have selected 2 favorite foods to complement their wines, and give you the recipes just for stopping by. The 9 wine tasting rooms will offer a wide variety of activities from vineyard tours, art displays, tastings, winemakers' dinners, food pairings, mountain views and more. Complimentary wine glasses will be given to those who travel along the wine trail and collect recipes from at least 5 wineries.

We invite and encourage you to purchase wines from the winemakers. Many of the vintages from this region are only available at the wineries and are extremely limited.

Check out the website to see the full days of events and winery stops available.
10
Wednesday 
13th annual Steamboat Wine Festival
The festival offers a variety of experiences on the mountain, in restaurants, classrooms, and around town, which can increase your knowledge, and enjoyment of food and wine as well as the experiences Steamboat Springs has to offer.

August 10-14, 2016

Check out their website to see a full list of activities.
11
Thursday 
13th annual Steamboat Wine Festival
The festival offers a variety of experiences on the mountain, in restaurants, classrooms, and around town, which can increase your knowledge, and enjoyment of food and wine as well as the experiences Steamboat Springs has to offer.

August 10-14, 2016

Check out their website to see a full list of activities.
12
Friday 
13th annual Steamboat Wine Festival
The festival offers a variety of experiences on the mountain, in restaurants, classrooms, and around town, which can increase your knowledge, and enjoyment of food and wine as well as the experiences Steamboat Springs has to offer.

August 10-14, 2016

Check out their website to see a full list of activities.

Art & Ale Brew Festival
Their most popular event returns for its 13th year! Indulge in all-inclusive food and drink tastings at south Denver's longest-running beer festival. Enjoy food and drinks from over 50 local craft breweries and restaurants, live music by That Eighties Band, play cornhole and other games and make your own art to take with you!

August 12, 2016

Hours:
6:00pm-11:00pm

Prices:
VIP $100
General Admission $45
Annual Pass holders $40
CU Alumni, Faculty and Staff $35
Designated Drivers $25

10035 S. Peoria St.
Parker, CO 80134

Worry-free packages are available from Element Denver Park Meadows. Hotel packages include two tickets, shuttle service to and from the event, late check-out and more.

Prices go up on the day of the event. This event is rain or shine. CU South Denver has a no-refund, no-exchange policy. All sales are final. Refunds will be given only if CU South Denver cancels a program. This is a 21+ event; no children will be admitted into the event including infants.
13
Saturday 
Rendezvous At The Rock
Rendezvous At The Rock
August 13th
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Rockyard Brewing Co.
880 Castleton Rd.
Castle Rock, CO 80109

Join in for the 4th Annual Rendezvous At The Rock! Enjoy lots of Colorado Craft Breweries in one place, along with 4 hours of sampling. There will be a huge variety of Craft Beer styles to choose from breweries around the state

Returning this year, is the "Deviation Decision". Festival attendees will get to vote on their favorite deviation.The winning brewery will claim the traveling trophy and get to display it proudly until they are soundly trounced next year! FATE Brewing Co currently holds the trophy!

Along with amazing craft beer there will be live music by: "Built to Last", great food, local vendors and more!

VIP tickets & general admission tickets can be purchased ahead of time online or at the door. Look forward to seeing you there, Cheers!

Tapped Brew Fest Denver
WHEN
Saturday, August 13, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM (MDT)
WHERE
Dick's Sportings Good Park - 6000 Victory Way, Commerce City, CO 80022

Bottomless tastings included with GA and VIP!
25+ Breweries
50+ Beers
Food Trucks
Live DJ
Monster Beer Pong
LED Corn Hole
Energy Flip Cup
Giant Black Light Jenga
ONE GIANT PARTY!

Estes Park Wine Festival
August 13 - August 14
Bond Park
250 Park Ln, Estes Park, Colorado 80517

Enjoy Colorado wine in the mountains of Colorado! The Estes Park Wine Festival will feature Colorado produced wines, music, vendors, and more!

Festival Info:

THIS IS A 2 DAY FESTIVAL!
Tickets can be purchased per day, OR weekend pass
11a-5p on Saturday, August 13, 2016
11a-5p on Sunday, August 14, 2016
Bond Park, Downtown Estes Park
Entry includes wine glass, wine tastings, and wine tote

21+ Event!
Rain or Shine!

13th annual Steamboat Wine Festival
The festival offers a variety of experiences on the mountain, in restaurants, classrooms, and around town, which can increase your knowledge, and enjoyment of food and wine as well as the experiences Steamboat Springs has to offer.

August 10-14, 2016

Check out their website to see a full list of activities.

Westy Craft Brew Fest
Held August 13 from 6-9 p.m. in Westminster's City Park (104th and Sheridan Blvd.), the Westy Craft Beer Festival offers unlimited 4 oz. samples from over 35 regional craft breweries.

Take in the scenic views of Colorado's "best-looking" brew fest while also enjoying food trucks, lawn games, and live music by Something Underground.

HOPS in the Hangar
HOPS in the Hangar
Saturday, August 13, 2016
5:00-9:00 PM

4:00 PM Early access and VIP tasting room

Surround yourself with iconic aircraft, cool cars and icy brews at Denver's most unique beer festival. Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum is hosting the 3rd annual Hops in the Hangar on Saturday, August 13 from 5-9PM in Historic Lowry. Enjoy beer from over 20 local craft breweries, barbeque from Jim 'N Nicks, and much more.

See the website for more details and to purchase your tickets.
14
Sunday 
13th annual Steamboat Wine Festival
The festival offers a variety of experiences on the mountain, in restaurants, classrooms, and around town, which can increase your knowledge, and enjoyment of food and wine as well as the experiences Steamboat Springs has to offer.

August 10-14, 2016

Check out their website to see a full list of activities.

Estes Park Wine Festival
August 13 - August 14
Bond Park
250 Park Ln, Estes Park, Colorado 80517

Enjoy Colorado wine in the mountains of Colorado! The Estes Park Wine Festival will feature Colorado produced wines, music, vendors, and more!

Festival Info:

THIS IS A 2 DAY FESTIVAL!
Tickets can be purchased per day, OR weekend pass
11a-5p on Saturday, August 13, 2016
11a-5p on Sunday, August 14, 2016
Bond Park, Downtown Estes Park
Entry includes wine glass, wine tastings, and wine tote

21+ Event!
Rain or Shine!
18
Thursday 
FCB's Brew Kitchen: Green Chili
FCB chefs will be teaching you how to make mouth-watering green chili.

They are getting spicy in the Brew Kitchen!

On August 18th 6-8pm, FCB chefs will be teaching you how to make mouth-watering green chili. They'll also go over what dishes and brews are elevated by the flavors of green chili. Then be prepared to take your own jar home and pair it with your favorite dish.

Ticket Information:
$20 per person includes an FCB pint

WHERE
FCB & Modern Tavern - 1020 East Lincoln Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80524

WHEN
Thursday, August 18, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (MDT)
20
Saturday 
Ed Fest: Craft Beer & Music Festival
2016 marks the 6th Annual Alpine Insurance Agency Ed Fest, held Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail, Colorado.

Ford Amphitheater will continue to provide a fun, quintessential Colorado beer festival experience that the local community has grown to love over the years and will include upgrades from the previous location at Freedom Park in Edwards. The new venue provides both covered seating and a grassy lawn, offering attendees options to sit up close or lounge in the grass with 180-degree views of the stage.

The festival will be held on Saturday, August 20th from 3:00pm to 10:00pm.

Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater
530 S Frontage Rd E,
Vail, CO 81657

$39 in Advance
$49 on the Day Of
$79 for VIP

Denver Craft Beer Relay
This 5k-ish 4 person relay will test your will and palate as you race through obstacles and team games to compete for bragging rights and prizes all while sampling the best craft beers in Colorado. There is a limited number of teams and the event will sellout so reserve your spot today and figure out your team later. All registrations are final and no refunds will be issued.

Drink Beer, Race & Conquer! Cheers.

Boulder Craft Beer Fest
Saturday, August 20, 2016 1pm-5pm

The 3rd Annual Boulder Craft Beer Festival brings together the best craft breweries from Boulder County and beyond for a tasting festival, offering attendees samples of Boulder's best beer. The festival includes live music and food for purchase. This is a ticketed event for those 21 years of age and older.

Tickets will go on sale in early June.
See their website for more events and ticket sales.

Liquid Mechanics Brewing - 2nd Anniversary Bash & Music Festival
Liquid Mechanics Brewing Co. will be celebrating in a big way for their 2nd Anniversary Bash and Music Festival on August 20th running from noon to midnight. There will be over 20 beers on tap with two very special collaboration beers including a cherry imperial sour saison brewed with Odell Brewing Co. (Fort Collins, CO) and Weldwerks Brewing (Greeley, CO), and a juicy east coast inspired IPA brewed with Avery Brewing (Gunbarrel CO). Owner and Head Brewer Seth Townsend commented "We are honored and humbled that some of our favorite breweries in Colorado chose to collaborate with us on two amazing beers for our celebration, those brewers have many options on who to spend their time with outside of their own hectic production schedules. We can't wait to release these beers to the public."

Two food trucks will be on-site throughout the day, and a large portion of the parking lot will be reserved for beer drinking and live music.

What you need to know if you go:

~Free 2nd anniversary branded pint glasses will be given away along with free pint tickets to the first people in line while supplies last. So get there early.
~Music on the outside stage runs from noon to 9pm, starting with Rusty 44 and Wild Mountain Honey and finishing with The Hazel Miller Band from 7-9pm. Rogue 2 takes over the inside stage from 9-11pm.
~Bring sunblock and folding chairs to enjoy the outside music in the parking lot.
~All beer will be $5 per pour via tickets purchased with cash, or by credit card in the inside tasting room.
~Beer will be served inside the main tasting room, and at a station in the parking lot next to the stage.
~The party turns to 21+ only after 9pm.
~It is recommended that you keep your furry friends at home.

Solterra Wine Festival
Good company, live music, great food and some truly outstanding wines. All in a spectacular outdoor setting and in support of a good cause.

Featuring Colorado vineyards and wineries with delicious food pairings prepared by a variety of top local chefs. All proceeds will benefit the YMCA of Metropolitan Denver.

The Solterra Wine Festival, a truly unique Colorado wine festival!

Saturday, August 20th, 2016*
3:00-6:00 pm

The Retreat at Solterra
15250 W. Evans Avenue
Lakewood, Colorado 80228


*Event details subject to change. Ticket prices will increase to $50 after August 10th, 2016.

Craft Beer Relay
This ain't your Daddy's fun run. The Craft Beer Relay is like nothing you have done before. The 5k'ish 4 person relay will challenge your will and your palate as you and your teammates navigate a race course filled with team games and individual challenges.

12 local craft beer stations along the course are sure to keep you motivated! Before and after your race, enjoy an awesome craft beer festival with live music, food trucks and all your favorite local craft breweries pouring their delicious beer for you.

EVENT SCHEDULE

Check-in starts at 11am
Festival opens at 11am
Brewery's start pouring cold ones 11am
Heats start at 1pm
Live music starts at 3pm
Awards at 6pm
Doors close at 8pm


WHEN
Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM (MDT)
WHERE
Copper Mountain - 0184 Copper Circle, Suite A9, Copper Mountain, CO 80443

To see a list of events, the course and to register, go to their website.


Parker Brewfest
The Parker Brewfest is an event for the connoisseur of craft beer. 2,000 craft beer drinkers will be at O'Brien Park in beautiful downtown Parker on August 20th, 2016. There will be two sessions to attend, 1000 craft beer drinkers per session. Attendees receive a 2-ounce glass to roam the park and taste Colorado's finest Craft Beers. They will also be able to purchase food from a number of food trucks that will be stationed adjacent to the park.

The net profit from this event will be donated to charity.

This is a rain or shine event and there will be no refunds, so be prepared for Colorado weather.

12pm-3pm Session 1
4pm-7pm Session 2

A-Town Funk Fest
Head to South Dock on Saturday, August 20 for Dry Dock's first-ever sour beer festival! Taste Dry Dock favorites and a lineup of new selections from our barrel program. This funkified festival features live funk music, and a 70's costume contest - the best outfits win Dry Dock gift cards!

Dry Dock Brewing Company
15120 E Hampden Ave, Aurora, Colorado 80014

Saturday at 12 PM-11 PM

Wheat Ridge Brewfest BBQ Bash

Date/Time
Date(s) - 22/08/2015
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

It was a huge success last year and this year they have even more breweries! Come down to Colorado Plus's place and enjoy the most personal, mellow, and relaxed brew fest ever. Meet the people brewing your favorite beers and hang out with friends with out waiting in line for a just a small sip.

Food, Music, Friends, Family, Fun, and craft beer. Help them grow this new neighborhood tradition into something special.

They will be tapping a special Peach Pie firkin from New Image Brewing at 6pm!

This festival is a token system in which guests can purchase as many $2 tokens at the token booth as they wish. Each pour is 5oz and each brewery will have a 1 token beer and a specialty 2 token beer. Chef Jan will be making some amazing BBQ specials.

Tickets for a huge BBQ plate will be for $10 @ the token booth so pick one up and use it when you wish.

6995 W 38th Ave
Wheat Ridge, Colorado
21
Sunday 
Zwei Brewing Birthday Block Party
Join at Zwei Brewing for their second birthday bash! Festivities begin at 11 in the morning and continue till 8 at night.

Live music includes Gone Before They Got Here at 3pm and Switchman Sleepin' at 5:30pm.
Some tasty eats will be available from Hush Truck and Trattoria Oreganata.

There will also be some awesome surprise beer releases and pleanty of fun and games to enjoy. Bring you beer appetite and prepare for a Sunday funday!

There is no cost to join in, but please remember your id's if you are planning to drink :)

Zwei Brewing
4612 S Mason St, Fort Collins, Colorado 80525

Sunday, August 21 at 11:00 AM-8:00 PM

26
Friday 
Snowbank Brewing CO 2nd Anniversary
August 26th - Noon until 9pm
August 27th - Noon until 9pm
August 28th - Noon until 6pm

The weekend of August 26th - 28th Snowbank Brewing will be celebrating the end of their second year and the beginning of many more! They are closing down the parking lot for three days of celebration! Come by for special releases, Austin Taco and The Rollin' Stone Wood Fired Pizzeria Food Truck, cornhole, water balloon fights, Beersbee/Frisbeer, slow bike races, trivia, raffles and giveaways.

They are having theme days! Dress up according to the themes below for the chance to win a free growler and fill! They are not getting too specific so you can be creative!
Friday, August 26th - 80's Day
Saturday, August 27th - Snow in Summer
Sunday, August 28th - Twin Day for Two Years

At 6pm on Friday and 2pm on Saturday and Sunday we'll be raising a toast to celebrate the beginning of their third year! Join them for a complimentary beer shot of their original flagship - Colorado Red.

Here's a sneak peak at what we'll be releasing throughout the weekend:
-Our Two-Year Anniversary Brew!
-Grapefruit Trail Run Red
-Blueberry Sourado
-Mocha Cranknbrew
-Lemon Moon Arete
-Stay tuned as we update the list!

Come celebrate their second year and enjoy some special releases only available at the taproom!


August 26 - August 28

Snowbank Brewing CO
225 N Lemay Ave, Ste 1, Fort Collins, Colorado 80524

Garden City Bootleggin' Days Brewfest
Come celebrate historic Garden City with their annual Bootleggin' Days Brewfest! Live music, beer garden (featuring 9 local Colorado brewers), kid's area, food vendors, a bike show, and much more!

Friday August 26th (4:00 pm - 8:00 pm) and Saturday August 27th, 2016 (12:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
621 27th Street Road • Garden City, CO 80631

Friday Festivities:
FREE Town BBQ! FREE pulled pork sandwich with sides for the first 500 guests!
Beer Garden
Live Music - RETRO: The Ultimate 80's Tribute Band.
Bike Show sponsored by Willie's Motorcycle Rescue

Saturday Festivities:
Live Music All Day featuring Frogs & Friends, The Condors, Ben Pu & Crew, and Austin Young Band
Kids Area (Saturday ONLY, open from 12:00 pm -5:00 pm) featuring: Wow Bubbles, Carnival Games, Face Painting, Photo Booth, Free Kids Books, & more! All kids activities are free!
Brewery Competition - Vote for your favorite brewery as nine Northern Colorado breweries compete for a prize pool of $2000 donated to a non-profit of the winners choice
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Buses at the Brewery
Bristol Brewing Company and Bulli Klinik Present:
Buses at the Brewery 2016!

Saturday, August 27th, 2016
Ivywild School
1604 S Cascade Ave.

**Save the date! Times and details are subject to change.**

The Mission:
This FREE event is open to all VW Buses as well as vintage VW's, Porsche's, and European Scooters. As in past events, Type 2's are given priority parking around the Brewery. Come celebrate these iconic vehicles at the historic Ivywild School! Outdoor patios and our taproom overlook the buses-only parking area. This is sure to be another memorable year!

Colorado Cider & Beer Circus 2016
If you thought their first year was awesome - wait until you experience 2016. More great cider and great beer - plus some new activities that will make this a perfect weekend-long event!

12:30PM TO 2PM - VIP ENTRY
2:00PM TO 6PM - GRAND TASTING

Kids and friendly dogs are welcome.

Copper Mountain
209 Ten Mile Cir, Copper Mountain, Colorado 80443
Saturday, August 27at 12 PM

Look for tickets on their website starting May 2016!

OKTOBERFEST
The T.E.V. Edelweiss Club, located at 17832 Highway 8, Morrison, CO, announces its annual Oktoberfest to be held on August 27th and 28th, 2016. This two-day event is a replica of an authentic German Festival featuring German bands, dancers, homemade food and, of course, Imported German beer. Sponsored by the German American Chamber of Commerce.

The event kicks off on Saturday, August 28th, at 12 p.m. There will be guest speakers, an Opening Ceremony, and lots of music. Their live band, The Alpine Echo, will end around 11 p.m.; however, other types of music are available for those who wish to stay longer.

On Sunday, August 28th, the day starts at 12:00 p.m., with a Fruhschoppen (beer and a sausage) and, of course, more music. It ends with a happy hour starting at 4:00 p.m. At 5:00 p.m., there will be food and drink specials for those wishing to stay and enjoy the beautiful day.

So grab your Lederhosen and Dirndls and come join us. This is one family-friendly festival you won't want to miss!

Admission: $5 for adults; $3 for kids, (ages 6-15); and Kids 5 and under are free.

Snowbank Brewing CO 2nd Anniversary
August 26th - Noon until 9pm
August 27th - Noon until 9pm
August 28th - Noon until 6pm

The weekend of August 26th - 28th Snowbank Brewing will be celebrating the end of their second year and the beginning of many more! They are closing down the parking lot for three days of celebration! Come by for special releases, Austin Taco and The Rollin' Stone Wood Fired Pizzeria Food Truck, cornhole, water balloon fights, Beersbee/Frisbeer, slow bike races, trivia, raffles and giveaways.

They are having theme days! Dress up according to the themes below for the chance to win a free growler and fill! They are not getting too specific so you can be creative!
Friday, August 26th - 80's Day
Saturday, August 27th - Snow in Summer
Sunday, August 28th - Twin Day for Two Years

At 6pm on Friday and 2pm on Saturday and Sunday we'll be raising a toast to celebrate the beginning of their third year! Join them for a complimentary beer shot of their original flagship - Colorado Red.

Here's a sneak peak at what we'll be releasing throughout the weekend:
-Our Two-Year Anniversary Brew!
-Grapefruit Trail Run Red
-Blueberry Sourado
-Mocha Cranknbrew
-Lemon Moon Arete
-Stay tuned as we update the list!

Come celebrate their second year and enjoy some special releases only available at the taproom!

August 26 - August 28

Snowbank Brewing CO
225 N Lemay Ave, Ste 1, Fort Collins, Colorado 80524

Garden City Bootleggin' Days Brewfest
Come celebrate historic Garden City with their annual Bootleggin' Days Brewfest! Live music, beer garden (featuring 9 local Colorado brewers), kid's area, food vendors, a bike show, and much more!

Friday August 26th (4:00 pm - 8:00 pm) and Saturday August 27th, 2016 (12:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
621 27th Street Road • Garden City, CO 80631

Friday Festivities:
FREE Town BBQ! FREE pulled pork sandwich with sides for the first 500 guests!
Beer Garden
Live Music - RETRO: The Ultimate 80's Tribute Band.
Bike Show sponsored by Willie's Motorcycle Rescue

Saturday Festivities:
Live Music All Day featuring Frogs & Friends, The Condors, Ben Pu & Crew, and Austin Young Band
Kids Area (Saturday ONLY, open from 12:00 pm -5:00 pm) featuring: Wow Bubbles, Carnival Games, Face Painting, Photo Booth, Free Kids Books, & more! All kids activities are free!

Brewery Competition - Vote for your favorite brewery as nine Northern Colorado breweries compete for a prize pool of $2000 donated to a non-profit of the winners choice

2016 Great Central City Beer Festival
2016 Great Central City Beer Festival - Celebrating 150+ years of beer in Central City

Saturday, August 27 at 1:00 PM-6:00 PM
Central City
141 Nevada St, Central City, Colorado 80427

At the GCCBF hand crafted beer from more than 20 brewers will flow up and down Main Street. Visitors will sample over 70 of some of Colorado's best craft and regional beers and enjoy live entertainment.

This event is open to all ages, music is free and beer tasting tickets will be available for purchase from their website.

Glendale's Bruises and Brews Beerfest
4599 E Tennessee Ave, Glendale, Colorado 80246

Join thousands of rugby fans and beer aficionados at Glendale's Bruises & Brews Beerfest Saturday August 27, from 12-4 p.m. at Infinity Park in Glendale. 20 breweries will showcase their top brews, along with a few distilleries and a couple terrific hard ciders. Beer and rugby… they are better together!

For the complete Bruises & Brews Beerfest experience, fans also gain admittance to the 2016 Serevi RugbyTown Sevens tournament. (This would be the "Bruises" part!)

Rugby 7s is a fast paced, hard-hitting game that will debut at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games for both men and women. These fast matches last for two seven-minute halves and feature seven players on each side. This year, 20 teams from five nations, including teams from each branch of the US Military, will be competing in over 50 rugby matches over three days for a $10,000 purse.

Admission for the Bruises & Brews Beerfest includes a ticket to the rugby tournament, a commemorative beer tasting mug and is only $35. Free parking only a block from the stadium is available for all.

San Juan Brewfest
18th annual San Juan Brewfest

Saturday August 27, 2016
Historic Downtown Durango

The San Juan Brewfest is the biggest and best beer tasting festival in the Four Corners. Held every year on the Saturday before Labor Day weekend, the event benefits United Way of Southwest Colorado.

The Brewfest will be on Saturday August 27 from 1 to 5 pm at Buckley Park in Historic Downtown Durango. 50+ breweries attend, all with at least two beers for you to sample, so over 100 beers will be available.

General Admission ticket costs $30.

New in 2016 is an upgraded General Admission ticket for $45 which gets you in 1/2 hour earlier than everyone else plus an event t-shirt.

VIP ticket costs $70. VIP's receive early entry to the Brewfest (one hour before everyone else), a meal during the Brewfest in the VIP tent, VIP only bathrooms, an event t-shirt, and an invite to a private party with the participating breweries the night before the Brewfest.

If you run in the Thirsty 13 Half Marathon, held the same day as the Brewfest, you will have an option during registration to purchase a 1/2 price general admission ticket.

All ticket holders will receive a souvenir 5 oz tasting glass to sample the beers from our breweries.

Live entertainment is included at the Brewfest, lineup to be announced in early 2016
Food will be available for purchase inside the event for General Admission ticket holders

Children and youth under 21 are NOT allowed at the event.
No dogs or pets of any kind!
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Sunday 
OKTOBERFEST
The T.E.V. Edelweiss Club, located at 17832 Highway 8, Morrison, CO, announces its annual Oktoberfest to be held on August 27th and 28th, 2016. This two-day event is a replica of an authentic German Festival featuring German bands, dancers, homemade food and, of course, Imported German beer. Sponsored by the German American Chamber of Commerce.

The event kicks off on Saturday, August 28th, at 12 p.m. There will be guest speakers, an Opening Ceremony, and lots of music. Their live band, The Alpine Echo, will end around 11 p.m.; however, other types of music are available for those who wish to stay longer.

On Sunday, August 28th, the day starts at 12:00 p.m., with a Fruhschoppen (beer and a sausage) and, of course, more music. It ends with a happy hour starting at 4:00 p.m. At 5:00 p.m., there will be food and drink specials for those wishing to stay and enjoy the beautiful day.

So grab your Lederhosen and Dirndls and come join us. This is one family-friendly festival you won't want to miss!

Admission: $5 for adults; $3 for kids, (ages 6-15); and Kids 5 and under are free.

Snowbank Brewing CO 2nd Anniversary
August 26th - Noon until 9pm
August 27th - Noon until 9pm
August 28th - Noon until 6pm

The weekend of August 26th - 28th Snowbank Brewing will be celebrating the end of their second year and the beginning of many more! They are closing down the parking lot for three days of celebration! Come by for special releases, Austin Taco and The Rollin' Stone Wood Fired Pizzeria Food Truck, cornhole, water balloon fights, Beersbee/Frisbeer, slow bike races, trivia, raffles and giveaways.

They are having theme days! Dress up according to the themes below for the chance to win a free growler and fill! They are not getting too specific so you can be creative!
Friday, August 26th - 80's Day
Saturday, August 27th - Snow in Summer
Sunday, August 28th - Twin Day for Two Years

At 6pm on Friday and 2pm on Saturday and Sunday we'll be raising a toast to celebrate the beginning of their third year! Join them for a complimentary beer shot of their original flagship - Colorado Red.

Here's a sneak peak at what we'll be releasing throughout the weekend:
-Our Two-Year Anniversary Brew!
-Grapefruit Trail Run Red
-Blueberry Sourado
-Mocha Cranknbrew
-Lemon Moon Arete
-Stay tuned as we update the list!

Come celebrate their second year and enjoy some special releases only available at the taproom!

August 26 - August 28

Snowbank Brewing CO
225 N Lemay Ave, Ste 1, Fort Collins, Colorado 80524
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