As January comes to a close, football takes a break before the Super Bowl on Feb. 1. There's the Wing Bowl. Wonder if any interesting beer is served there?
As you review beer events, don't forget PhillyTapFinder.com. They continue to host an impressive listing of beer event draft lists to help better inform your beer event planning.
Click through here for a look at the full monthly calendar of beer events around the Philadelphia region.
Sat. 1/24; 2 p.m.-4 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. - Winter Beerfest at Geraghty's Pub ($PAYG as four local breweries serve winter seasonal and strong beers.)
Cherry Hill, NJ
Sun. 1/25; 11 a.m. - Donate Life Charity Fundraiser at Forgotten Boardwalk Brewing Company ($PAYG as New Jersey Sharing Network Fundraiser will be at our Brunch featuring beer-mosas and locally roasted coffee available on our nitro line.)
Fri. 1/23; 12 p.m. - Belgian Freeze Aged in Port Barrels at River Horse Brewing Company ($PAYG for Belgian Freeze aged in port wine barrels from Alba Vineyards for several months with 50 pounds of pears from Terhune Orchards and cinnamon added.)
Fri. 1/23; 4 p.m.-6 p.m. - Friday Night Tasting at Exton Beverage ($Free tasting samples of beers from Susquehanna.)
Sat. 1/24; 12 p.m. - Eclipse Vertical Tasting at The Drafting Room in Exton, Pa. (12 p.m.; $PAYG for 15 barrel-aged beers from FiftyFifty Brewing Company.)
Tue. 1/27 - Beer & Dinner Tasting Menu at Warehouse Gourmet Bistro & Brewpub ($65 for a six-course meal paired with Warehouse Wit, Habitual Debauchery, Due Benevolence, Leggy Blonde, Hopknocker IPA, and Steampunk Stout.)
Mon. 1/26; 5:30 p.m. - Beer Dinner at Bulls Head Public House ($27.50 for four beers from Victory Brewing paired with four courses of food.)
Maple Shade, NJ
Fri. 1/30; 6 p.m.-9 p.m. - Luca Brasi Beer Release at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($PAYG for the re-release of the 2011 Iron Brewer competition winner, Luca Brasi—our coffee-infused milk stout blended with 24 pounds of whole and ground Sumatran coffee beans.)
Sat. 1/31; 11:30 a.m. - Russian River Tap Takeover at Isaac Newton's ($PAYG for Pliny The Elder, Blind Pig, Consecration, Supplication, and Damnation.)
North Wales, Pa.
Sat. 1/24; 1 p.m. - Peanut Butter Porter Beer Release at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($PAYG to celebrate National Peanut Butter Day with the release of our delicious Peanut Butter Porter.)
Thu. 1/22; 4 p.m. - Winter Beer Night at Barcade ($PAYG for a draft list full of winter beers.)
Thu. 1/22; 6 p.m. - Knee Deep Philly Launch Party at Kite & Key ($PAYG for one of California's finest breweries.)
Thu. 1/22; 7 p.m.-9 p.m. - Founders Night at The Bishop's Collar ($PAYG for Breakfast Stout, Imperial Stout, Red's Rye, Black Rye IPA, 2013 Curmudgeon, Pale Ale, and bottles of KBS.)
Fri. 1/23; 5 p.m. - Ninkasi Debut at City Tap House-University City ($PAYG for Believer, Dawn of the Red, Devil Rye, Luxor Helles, Total Domination, and Tricerahops.)
Sat. 1/24; 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. - 8 Beers to Try before You Die at Philly Beer School ($39.98 for Philly Beer School’s bucket list of beers.)
Sun. 1/25; 12 p.m. - Sour Bowl at Brü Craft & Wurst ($PAYG for 32 lines of sour/wild, imperial IPAs, and stouts.)
Sun. 1/25; 4 p.m.-8 p.m. - Beef & Beer at South Philadelphia Tap Room ($35 for all-you-can-eat beef and pay-as-you-go firkin beer. Portions of the proceeds from this year's event will be donated to Imerman Angels.)
Tue. 1/27; 12 p.m. - Staff Picks: Barrel-aged at Kraftwork ($PAYG or $24 for barrel-aged beers served a la carte or with a prix fixe menu.)
Wed. 1/28; 7 p.m.-10 p.m. - Suds Sessions at Kings Oak ($35 for four courses of food served with five beers from Great Lakes.)
Fri. 1/30; 5 p.m.-7 p.m. - Friday Night Sampling at Trolley Car Diner ($PAYG for complimentary glassware from Tröegs with purchase.)
Fri. 1/30; 6 p.m. - Does Sam Still Matter? at City Tap House-University City ($50 for a three-course dinner served with Boston Beer's Sam Adams Boston Lager, Kosmic Mother Funk Grand Cru, Black Harbor Stout, and Utopias.)
Fri. 1/30; 6 p.m.-9 p.m. - Manayunk Lager Night at The Grey Lodge ($PAYG for great beer and giveaways from Manayunk, plus meet brewers Evan and Mark.)
Sat. 1/24; 1 p.m.-5 p.m. - British Invasion Multi-Tap Release at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($PAYG for a traditional British-inspired menu and English-style beers on tap.)
Sat. 1/24; 5 p.m.-11 p.m. - Robert Burns Birthday Celebration at Sly Fox Brewing Company ($PAYG as Gang Aft Agley Scotch Ale and Burns Scottish Ale will be pouring, the bagpipes will be piping, and the arrival of the Haggis (6:30 p.m.) will be marked by Ian Turnbull's reading of Burns' Ode to a Haggis. Celtic Spirit will play music throughout the evening.)
Thu. 1/22; 5 p.m. - Meeting of the Malts III at Priory Hotel ($20-$90 for a beer sampling, a five-course beer pairing dinner, a silent auction, and a panel discussion between Victory's president and brewmaster, Bill Covaleski; Tröegs' founder and "brew brother", Chris Trogner; and Scott Smith, founder of Pittsburgh’s own East End Brewing Company.)
Sat. 1/24; 7 p.m. - Goose Island Beer Dinner at The Horse Tavern ($35 to sample 8 delicious craft beers from Goose Island brewery.)
Tue. 1/27; 7 p.m. - Atwater Beer Dinner at The Horse Tavern ($35 for yet another delicious pairing featuring Atwater brewery from Michigan.)
Sat. 1/31; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. - Winterfest at The Horse Tavern ($25-$30 for 25 breweries and the tapping of 50 craft beers.)
Sat. 1/24; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. - Peanut Butter Beer Blowout at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($PAYG for the celebration of National Peanut Butter Day with the limited release of three unique beers you won’t find anywhere else.)
Sat. 1/31 - Superbowl Saturday VII at Teresa's Next Door ($PAYG for a great day of sours and this year will be no different.)
West Chester, Pa.
Fri. 1/23; 8 p.m.-11 p.m. - Pre-Grand Opening Event at Boxcar Brewing Company ($25 for Boxcar refreshments and two sets of musical fun from Subterranean Groove Theory.)
Sat. 1/24; 1 p.m. - Belgium Comes To West Chester at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($PAYG for regional breweries showcasing the best locally craft-brewed, Belgian-style beers.)
Fri. 1/30; 4 p.m.-6 p.m. - Beer Sampling at Goshen Beverage ($Free tasting samples of beers from Victory.)