March going out with a majestic roar.
I've got some new book events coming up in the next couple of months. I'll share them with you soon. In the meantime, I'll continue to stick a quick plug here pointing you to: a) my publisher; b) Amazon.com; c) BarnesAndNoble.com. As always, I thank you for your continued support.
As you review beer events, don't forget PhillyTapFinder.com. They 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.
Thu. 3/24; 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. — Pennsylvania Brewpub Festival at Artsquest Center at SteelStacks [Showcasing Pennsylvania-based brewpubs and light appetizers $35]
Thu. 3/24; 7:15 p.m.-9:30 p.m. — Meeting of the Malts V at Artsquest Center at SteelStacks [A panel discussion and a five-course meal paired with beers from D.G. Yuengling & Son, Samuel Adams, and Sierra Nevada. $85]
Thu. 3/24; 10:15 p.m.-12:00 AM — Prohibition Party at The Foundry Room at Sands Casino Resort [Light appetizers, desserts, one drink ticket, and discounted PA beer. $40]
Sat. 3/26; 11 a.m. — Easter Hopfest at Union Jack's On The Manatawny [Our annual hop extravaganza. $PAYG]
Wed. 3/30; 6 p.m. — Tröegs Brewing at Fingers Wings & Other Things [A night of beers from Tröegs Brewing Company. $PAYG]
Thu. 3/24; All day — Tap Takeover at The Pour House [Beers from Levante. $PAYG]
Thu. 3/31; All day — Tap Takeover at The Pour House [Beers from Yards. $PAYG]
Mon. 3/21 through Sun. 3/27; All Day — Bourbon Barrel Bonanza at The Butcher & Barkeep [Keep up with us daily to find out what will be poured each night of this week long event. $PAYG]
Mon. 3/28; 7 p.m. — Flying Dog Beer Dinner at Inn Of The Hawke [A five-course dinner paired with Flying Dog's Bloodline Blood Orange Ale, Single Hop Imperial IPA HBC-291, Tropical Bitch Belgian-Style IPA, Gonzo Imperial Porter, and Kujo Imperial Coffee Stout. $50]
Sat. 3/26; 11 a.m. — Hoppy Easter at The Fridge [Enjoy a full tap-take-over of dank, hoppy goodness all day long. $PAYG]
Mount Holly, NJ
Sat. 3/26; 12 p.m. — Russian Imperial Stout Release at Village Idiot Brewing Company [32 Ounce Crowler release of our Russian Imperial Stout, this beer came in at 13% ABV. $PAYG]
Thu. 3/24; 5 p.m.-8 p.m. — Batman vs. Superman Beer Release at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant [Join us for the release of Kryptonite and Victor Saaz. $PAYG]
Thu. 3/24; 7 p.m.-9 p.m. — Victory Tap Takeover at Isaac Newton's [Victory's Java Cask, Agave IPA, Grapefruit IPA, and Anniversary 20. $PAYG]
North Wales, Pa.
Fri. 3/25; 4 p.m.-7 p.m. — New Belgium Tap Takeover at The Pour House [A night of beers from New Belgium including the Lips of Faith Series. $PAYG]
Fri. 3/25; 5 p.m.-7 p.m. — Batman vs. Superman Beer Release at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant [Join us for the release of Superbier and Grand Inquisitor. $PAYG]
Thu. 3/24; 4 p.m. — Weyerbacher Happy Hour at Bru Craft & Wurst [Tapping a lineup of limited and new beers from our friends at Weyerbacher Brewing, including some very limited offerings. $PAYG]
Thu. 3/24; 5 p.m. — 2SP + Yards Collaboration Night at Local 44 [The release of the new 2SP + Yards Collaboration “Goat Faced Killah" …an amazing 7% German-style Dopplebock. We'll also be pouring two of our own collaboration house beers made by these fine breweries: "White Bear" (2SP) + "Ma Kelly's Stout" (Yards) as well as Yards IPA, 2SP Bean & Gone and Delco Lager. $PAYG]
Thu. 3/24; 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. — Craft Beer and Cheese Pairing at Philly Beer School [This class combines the talent of one of Philadelphia’s top beer geeks and beloved cheesemongers for the ultimate class on beer and cheese pairings. $48.98]
Fri. 3/25; 5 p.m. — Two Roads Tasting and Taps at Bottle Bar East [Beers from Two Roads Brewing Company. $PAYG]
Fri. 3/25; 5 p.m.-7 p.m. — Good Fish Friday at City Tap House-University City [Flying Fish and Dogfish Head team up for Good Fish Friday. Several beers from each brewery on tap along with delicious fish dishes for the last Friday in Lent. $PAYG]
Fri. 3/25; 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. — Beer Tasting at Trolley Car Diner [Fresh from the brewery, samples of Philadelphia Brewing Co. beers will be on hand courtesy of Tony Madjor. $PAYG]
Sat. 3/26; 11 a.m. — National Orval Day at Monk's Café [We'll be featuring Orval at special price all day. $PAYG]
Mon. 3/28; 6 p.m.-8 p.m. — Bottle Shop Happy Hour at Local 44 [Join us for brewery representative led complimentary tastings and specials on bottle selections from ShawneeCraft. $Free]
Tue. 3/29; 7 p.m. — Taco and Beer Dinner at Jose Pisola's [Five courses of food paired with five beers from Allagash, Dogfish Head, Duvel/Moortgat, Firestone Walker, and Jack's Abby. $65]
Tue. 3/29; 8 p.m. — Tuesday Tapping at Lucky's Last Chance [Featuring Great Divide's 21st Anniversary Sour and Oak-Aged Espresso Yeti. $PAYG]
Thu. 3/31; 4 p.m. — Boulevard Happy Hour at Bru Craft & Wurst [It's time for another Happy Hour with our friends from Boulevard Brewing Company, featuring some cool limited and seasonal drafts. $PAYG]
Thu. 3/31; 5 p.m. — Beer and Sausage with Neshaminy and Dundore & Heister at Liberty Taproom [Each sausage will be made with a different beer from Neshaminy Creek and will be paired with featured Neshaminy beers on tap as well. $PAYG]
Sat. 3/26; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. — Dark Matter Multi-Tap at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant [Join us for a big bang lineup featuring beers from Iron Hill and three guest breweries. $PAYG]
Fri. 3/25; 3 p.m. — Friday Night Sampling at Beer Yard [Tasting samples of beers from Tröegs. $Free]
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