Okay all you love bugs. Express your love for all your loves by getting the one you love out for some of the beverage you love the most. Ugh, that was a lot of love in one sentence. Whatever. You know you love it; go out and drink it up.
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. 2/14 - Valentine's Day Dinner at Forest & Main (Details TBA.)
Sat. 2/14; 5 p.m. - Valentine's Chef Special Dinner at Dog & Bull ($90 per couple for a three-course dinner paired with beers from Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company.)
Tue. 2/17; 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. - 19th Anniversary Beer Dinner at Victory Brewing Company ($65 for a five-course meal paired with Braumeister Pils, Anniversary 19 Ale, Hip Czech Lager, Sticke Alt, St. Victorious, and Moving Parts 03.)
Sat. 2/14; 3 p.m.-5 p.m. - Chocolate and Beer at CJ's Doghouse ($PAYG for a pairing of Asher Chocolates and Neshimany Creek beers.)
Lehigh Valley, Pa.
Sun. 2/15 through Sun. 2/22 - Lehigh Valley Beer Week at establishments around the Lehigh Valley, Pa. (see website for a current schedule of events.)
Thu. 2/12; 6 p.m.; - Darwin's Birthday at Craft Ale House ($PAYG for Evolution's Natural Selection, Lot 3, Lot 6, Rise Up, and Primal Pale.)
Thu. 2/12; 4 p.m.-6 p.m. - Lagunitas Event at Pinocchio's ($PAYG for a night of beer from Lagunitas.)
Fri. 2/13; 4 p.m. - Firkin February Friday at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($PAYG for a firkin of the Rye of The Tiger.)
Tue. 2/17; 7 p.m. - Bootlegger’s Beer Dinner at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($65 for a five-course dinner paired with English IPA, Barrel-aged Porter, Rye of the Tiger, Bourbon Tripel, and Coffee Stout.)
Sat. 2/14; 11:30 a.m.; - Hopslam and Head Hunter at Capone's ($PAYG as Bell's Hopslam and Fat Head's Head Hunter make an appearance together.)
Thu. 2/12 - Stouts & Oysters at Sansom Street Oyster Hosue ($PAYG for oysters and four different stouts from Yards including Russian Imperial Stout, Chocolate Love Stout, Love Stout on nitro draught, and Corsica Love Stout.)
Fri. 2/13; 12 p.m. - Friday the Firkinteenth at The Grey Lodge ($PAYG for 26 different firkins from 26 different breweries two sessions.)
Sat. 2/14; 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. seatings - Valentine's Day at Varga ($55 for a four-course meal served with a choice of wine or beer.)
Sat. 2/14 - Be my Valentine Bells Brewing at Kite & Key ($PAYG to celebrate Valentines day with your favorite Bell's beer.)
Sun. 2/15; 6 p.m. - The Goose Island Sweet Heart Dinner at City Tap House (University City) ($75 to celebrate the "Hallmark holiday" with four sisters from the Goose Island Vintage Collection, complimented by Chef Vetter's four course menu.)
Tue. 2/17; 8 p.m. - Tuesday Tapping at Lucky's Last Chance ($PAYG for Carton's Gilded Lily, a 10.6% ABV classic Belgian Tripel.)
Wed. 2/18; 7 p.m.-9 p.m. - Suds Sessions Beer Dinner at Kings Oak ($35 for an educational and fun experience in our cozy fireside lounge with four courses of food and beers from Evil Genius.)
Fri. 2/13; 5 p.m.-7 p.m. - Rose Tripel Beer Release at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($PAYG for the traditional Belgian-style golden ale aged with rose petals and rose water.)
Sat. 2/14; 5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. seatings - Valentine's Day Pre Fixe Dinner at Chatty Monk's ($49.95 for a four-course dinner paired with beers.)
Rio Grande, NJ
Fri. 2/13 - Tap Takeover at Rio Station ($PAYG for four taps from Cape May Brewery and live music.)
Fri. 2/13; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. - Oxbow Industry Luncheon at Teresa's Next Door ($PAYG to drink rare, great beer with Philly's own Fava and Brewmaster Tim.)
West Chester, Pa.
Fri. 2/13; 5 p.m.-9 p.m. - Shokolad Stout Limited Beer Release at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($PAYG for the release of our full-bodied Imperial Stout brewed with chocolate and aged with fresh cocoa nibs and whole vanilla beans.)
Fri. 2/13; 7 p.m.-9 p.m. - Craft Beer Series: Mason Dixon Line at The Inn Keeper's Kitchen ($75 for five courses of food paired with East Coast beers from both sides of the Mason-Dixon line.)
Thu. 2/12; 7 p.m. - The Murder Mystery of Abraham Lincoln at Trolley Tap House ($60 as Mispillion River and Victory Brewing companies help to solve the mystery with five beers from each served with five courses of food.)
Sat. 2/14; 3 p.m. - Grilled Cheese and Craft Beer Tasting at World Cafe Live ($40 for two of the best things paired together – Grilled Cheese and Craft Beer – in unexpected and delicious ways. Bring your vegetarian friends, too – we can accommodate them on all pairings.)
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