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!
To see a list of performers and more activities see their website.
Rocky Mountain Brew Runs - Copper Kettle Brewing Co
AUGUST 6TH, 2016
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
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
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
$20 Avery Base Layer = live music, custom glass, and access to 60+ rare & vintage beers!
$60 Avery Aficionado = Base Layer + nine beers + food!
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 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.
Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 8:30 PM (MDT)
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
Leroux Creek Vineyards
Mesa Winds Farm and Winery
Stone Cottage Cellars
Terror Creek Winery
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!
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, 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.
~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.
Roosevelt Park, 700 Longs Peak Ave, Longmont, CO 80501
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
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.
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 are required for 21+. Under 21 are admitted for free. We will have activities for kids too.