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Thursday, October 13, 2016

Weekly Beer Event Calendar Update: October 13 - October 19

The kids are back from GABF with some new well-deserved medals. 2SP, Flying Fish, Iron Hill, Neshaminy Creek, Two Rivers, and Yards, to be exact, and hearty congratulations to them all. You should find some of their beers at events in the area amongst the couple dozen listed below. More great stuff from a great beer drinking region. Enjoy...

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.

Adamstown, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; 12 p.m.-4 p.m. & 6 p.m.-10 p.m. — Breast Cancer Awareness Brewfest at Stoudts Brewing Company [Join us for a great cause, fantastic beer, a gourmet buffet, and live music.  $$TBA]
Sun. 10/16; 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. — Octoberfest – Alex Meixner at Stoudts Brewing Company [A fun-filled family festival featuring live German polka music by Alex Meixner band, dancing, pig roast, authentic German food, and Stoudts hand-crafted lagers and ales.  $10-$50]

Allentown, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; 5 p.m.-8 p.m. — Fegley's Whisky Festival  at Allentown Brew Works [WIth a vast selection of the finest whiskies, scotch and bourbons from America, Canada, Ireland, and Scotland, we're prepared to have our biggest festival to date.  $25-$45]

Bear, Del.
Mon. 10/17; 6:23 p.m. — Stewart's Beer Dinner at Stewart's Brewing Company [A six-course meal served with Stewart's Anniversary Ale, Kolsch, Oktoberfest, Pumpkin Ale, Barleywine, and Highlander Stout.  $55]

Cherry Hill, NJ
Sat. 10/15; 12 p.m. — 2-Year Extravaganza and 5 can releases at Forgotten Boardwalk Brewing Company [The Conductor, Mr. Watson Come Here I Want To See You, White IPA Variants, and more will be added.  $PAYG]

Conshohocken, Pa.
Thu. 10/13; 6 p.m. — Sly Fox & Free Will Tap Takeover at Flanigan's Boathouse [Showcasing some of the finest lagers and ales that Pennsylvania has to offer.  $PAYG]
Sat. 10/15; 1 p.m.-5 p.m. — Conshohocken Beer Fest at A. A. Garthwaite Stadium [The event will feature over 50 local, regional and national craft beers, plus local food, tailgate games, and live music.  $10-$50]

Croydon, Pa.
Sun. 10/16; 10 a.m.-1 p.m. — Manayunk 20th Anniversary Brunch at Dog and Bull [We will be featuring beers on draft along with some tasty brunch specials. Andrew from Manayunk will be here to talk beer and he'll have some cool giveaways if you're nice to him.  $PAYG]

Downingtown, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; 9 a.m.-10 a.m. — Beer & Yoga at Victory Brewing Company [An hour of relaxing yoga followed by a food and beer pairing.  $35]

Easton, Pa.
Sun. 10/16; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. — Lehigh Valley Brewers Guild Beer Festival at Two Rivers Brewing Company [A beer festival featuring beer only from Lehigh Valley craft brewers. Weyerbacher, Two Rivers, Fegley's, Funk, Hi Jinx, Sole, Lost Tavern, Colony Meadery, Yergey's, Cave, and Bonn Place are all confirmed participants.  $30]

Emmaus, Pa.
Sat. 10/15;  7 p.m.-10 p.m. — Funkin' Halloween at Funk Brewing Company [Switchback Pizza Company will be here with their mobile pizza oven of goodness. Costumes are strongly encouraged.  $PAYG]

Ewing Township, NJ
Sat. 10/15; 7 p.m.-10 p.m. — Oktoberfest at River Horse Brewing Company [Raise your mug and celebrate the most wonderful time of year with a new Märzen we brewed just for our Oktoberfest. Throughout the night we will also be unveiling six special casks to indulge your tastebuds.  $15+$PAYG]

Exton, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; 12 p.m.-5 p.m. — WOBtoberfest at World of Beer [We’re pouring no fewer than 50 brews, with music from more than a few local artists.  $PAYG]
Sat. 10/15; 2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. — Beer Sampling at Exton Beverage [Free tasting samples of beers from Oskar Blues.  $Free]
Wed. 10/19; 5 p.m.-8 p.m. — Goose Island Hombre Variants at The Pour House [The draught list includes Hombre Secreto Belgian Strong Pale Ale aged in Tequila Barrels, Hombre Secreto with Mangos, Experimental, Sofie, and Four Star Pils.  $PAYG]

Kennett Square, Pa.
Thu. 10/13; 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. — Harvest Beer Dinner at Victory Brewing Company [A five-course meal served with Zeltbier, Selene Saison, Vital IPA, Festbier, and Moonglow Weizenbock.  $55]
Sat. 10/15; 5 p.m.-9:30 p.m. — Funktoberfest at The Stone Barn [Two drinks from either KBC, Rebel Seed, or Harvest Ridge and all you can eat Oktoberfest food.  $40]
Wed. 10/19; 6 p.m.-8 p.m. — Wine. Beer. Food. Pairing with Penns Woods Winery at Kennett Brewing Company [Enjoy a four-course fall themed dinner, each course paired with a KBC beer and a Penns Woods Wine.  $50]

Lancaster, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; 3 p.m.-5 p.m. — Evil Genius Saturday Brew Review at Isaac's Pickle Bar [Enjoy a four-course meal of Isaac's favorites paired with four brewmaster picks from Evil Genius Beer Company.  $30]

Media, Pa.
Wed. 10/19; 5 p.m.-7 p.m. — Stone 20th Anniversary at Pinocchio's [A full lineup celebrating Stone's 20th anniversary.  $PAYG]

New Hope, Pa.
Sat. 10/15 & Sun. 10/16; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. — OktoberFeast at Peddler's Village at Free Will Taproom [This family friendly festival will feature German-inspired food, live music, and a Free Will Beer Tent. We brewed a special Marzen-style lager exclusively for OctoberFeast and our Taproom in Peddler's Village.  $PAYG]

Newark, Del.
Sat. 10/15; All Day — Fall Fest at Argilla Brewing Company [Live music, killer house brews, outdoor fun, smoked meats, season-inspired eats, and games for all.  $PAYG]
Sat. 10/15; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. — Hallowed Pumpkin Hill Multi-Tap at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant [Eight pumpkin beers, one large pumpkin tapping, and a crazy pumpkin pie eating contest.  $PAYG]

Newtown, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; All Day — Pumpkinfest at Isaac Newton's [We will be tapping no less than 10 pumpkin ales while also tapping additional selections throughout the afternoon. Plus we will be featuring food specials created to complement these delicious beers.  $PAYG]

Norristown, Pa.
Thu. 10/6; 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m. — Captain Lawrence at Capone's [Meet Dan Conway from Captain Lawrence who will bring their limited featured beer, Flaming Fury Sour, and much more.  $PAYG]

Pennside, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; 12:30 p.m.-5 p.m. — Carsonia Craft Beer & Wine Amusement at Carsonia Park [Featuring local and national craft beers, wines, and ciders, local food vendors, cigars, and live music.  $35-$40]

Philadelphia, Pa.
Thu. 10/13; All Day — Franconian Lager Gravity Kegs at Local 44 [Pair a pint with a German brat sandwich for just $16.  $PAYG]
Fri. 10/14; 3 p.m.-6 p.m. — Friday Night Tasting at Bell Beverage [Free tasting samples of beers from Anchor Brewing Company.  $Free]
Fri. 10/14; 6 p.m.-11 p.m. — Friday Sixtel: Saint Benjamin Rum Aged Export Stout at Grey Lodge Pub [Saint Benjamin's Export Stout aged in Pettys Island Oak Rye Rum barrels from Cooper River distillery in Camden, NJ.  $PAYG]
Sat. 10/15; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. — Homebrew Festival at Strangelove's [Tickets include unlimited home brew samples and an open buffet.  $40]
Sat. 10/15; 2 p.m.-6 p.m. — Boulevard Brewing Road Trip & BBQ Benefiting the Morris Animal Refuge at Devil's Den [Boulevard Brewing Company has packed their bags and converted their truck into a mobile tasting room, which will roll into South Philly.  $PAYG]
Sat. 10/15; 3 p.m.-11 p.m. — 5th Anniversary Party at Evil Genius Beer Company [We're dusting off some classics from our cellar, as well as putting on some fresh and delicious fall beer.  $PAYG]
Sat. 10/15 & Sun. 10/16; 4 p.m.-11 p.m. — Apple/Baconfest Weekend at Hop Angel Brauhaus [Apple ciders, apple dinner specials, and apple fun.  $PAYG]
Sun. 10/16; 12 p.m.-7 p.m. — Tappin' The Trucks- Brews n' Bites Block Party at Tap Room On 19th [We have partnered with Philly Mobile Food Association to bring some of the best food trucks to South Philly. In addition, We will have some awesome local breweries pouring tasty beers for you to enjoy.  $PAYG]
Sun. 10/16; 1 p.m.-4 p.m. — Ten Yards with Tom Kehoe at Jose Pistola's [It's time once again for our annual Eagles tailgate with the gang from Yards Brewing Co. We will be pouring some amazing Yards beers.  $PAYG]
Mon. 10/17; 8 p.m. — New Belgium Brewing Wood Cellar Night at McCrossen's Tavern in Philadelphia, Pa. [Join us we host Hal Doss, Wood Cellar Brewer from New Belgium Brewing.  $PAYG]
Mon. 10/17-Thu. 10/20; All Day — 20th Anniversary Kickoff at Manayunk Brewing Company [This day will mark the beginning of specials running through October 20th, including original 1996 menu items and prices, firkins, and birthday cake.  $PAYG]
Tue. 10/18; 4 p.m.-11 p.m. — Manayunk Brewery 20th Anniversary Party at American Sardine Bar [Celebrate 20 years of beers from Manayunk Brewing Company.  $PAYG]
Tue. 10/18; 8 p.m.-11 p.m. — Tuesday Tapping at Lucky's Last Chance [Hardywood Park beers on tap and…a collaboration burger?  $PAYG]
Wed. 10/19; 7 p.m.-9 p.m. — U Buy The Glass at The Abbaye [Keepsake refillable pint glass of Ninkasi Brewing raffle prizes and giveaways.  $PAYG]

Phoenixville, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; All day — Goose Island Rare Takeover at Bistro on Bridge [We're cracking open our stash of Goose Island Rare and bringing out the Bourbon and Vintage Ale varieties.  $PAYG]

Sellersville, Pa.
Tue. Oct. 18 & Wed. Oct. 19; 5 p.m. — Oktoberfest Buffet at Washington House [Our buffet showcases delicious, traditional dishes such as German sausage, sauerbraten, pork schnitzel, spaetzle, a variety of hot and cold sides, salads and desserts. Our bar will also feature some of our German style beer and wine selections.  $28]

West Chester, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; 5 p.m.-9 p.m. — Ride The Rails I at Boxcar Brewing Company [Come out for an event to remember as we board 1930’s style train cars and head down the historical West Chester Railroad to Glen Mills picnic park. We provide the food (a rockstar spread), Boxcar beer (all of our best brews), and live music (stellar West Chester talent of course).  $25-$45]

Westmont, NJ
Sat. 10/15; 2 p.m.-8 p.m. — Haddon Avenue Pub Crawl at The Pour House [Participating bars include P.J. Whelihan's Pub & Restaurant, The Pour House, treno pizza bar, The Irish Mile, Keg & Kitchen, and The Taproom & Grill.  $PAYG]

York, Pa.
Sat. 10/15; 12 p.m.-5 p.m. — Yorktoberfest at The York Fairgrounds [We extend an invitation for you to join us for a family-friendly weekend of frothy ales, PA wines, unique vendors, local food, and live bands.  $15-$40]




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