Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Beer Calendar: What to do in May 2007

Here's just a sampling of upcoming events over the next several weeks, mostly in the Philadelphia area, that look interesting to check out. Let us know if you think you might be heading to one of these events or have been to one of them in the past. Do the first couple of weekends in May look crazy, or what? This should be quite the balancing act trying to squeeze in a couple of these events.

Fri. 4/27 - Friday Night Tasting (Lagunitas) @Beer Yard, Wayne, PA (5pm-7pm; free)
Fri. 4/27 - Anniversary Beer Dinner @Stoudt's, Adamstown, PA (6pm-???; $65)
Sat. 4/28 - Birthday Beer Bash @Stoudt's, Adamstown, PA (7pm-11pm; $35)
Sat. 4/28 - Brew Fest Extravaganza @Manayunk Brewing Co., Philadelphia, PA (12pm-4pm; $25/$35)
Sat. 4/28-Sun. 4/29 - TAP New York 07 Craft Brew & Fine Food Festival @Hunter Mountain, Hunter, NY (12pm-5pm; $45/$49)
Sat. 4/28 - San Francisco International Beer Festival @Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA (7pm-10pm; $55/$65)
Sat. 4/28 - Zeno's Belgians @Zeno's, State College, PA (3pm-8pm; $35)
Sun. 4/29 - Brewphoria @Canal Street Pub, Reading, PA (1pm-5pm; $30)
Wed. 5/2 - Stone Beer Dinner @Spinnerstown Hotel, Spinnerstown, PA (check back for details)
Thu. 5/3 - Hacker Pschorr/Paulaner @Isaac Newton's, Newtown, PA (7:00pm-9:00pm; pay as you go)
Sat. 5/5 - AHA's Big Brew Day (see website for all the details)
Sat. 5/5 - This Event Has No Name @The Drafting Room, Exton, PA (12:00pm-???; pay as you go)
Sat. 5/5 - Home Brew Demonstration @Old Eagle Tavern, Philadelphia, PA (1:00pm; free)
Sun. 5/6 - Bock Fest & Goat Races @Sly Fox, Phoenixville, PA (11:00am-???; pay as you go)
Mon. 5/7 - 21st Anniversary Party @Max's Taphouse, Baltimore, MD (5:00pm-???; pay as you go)
Wed. 5/9 - Smuttypalooza @Blind Tiger Ale House, New York, NY (check back for details)
Fri. 5/11- Sun. 5/13 - Cask Head Cask Ale Festival @Brazen Head, New York, NY (12:00pm-close; pay as you go)
Sat. 5/12 - 10th Anniversary Party @Appalachian Brewing, Harrisburg, PA (12pm-???; pay as you go)
Sat. 5/12 - 7th Annual Brooklyn Pigfest @Brooklyn Bridge Park, New York, NY (1pm-6pm; $75/$85)
Mon. 5/14- Sun. 5/20 - American Craft Beer Week @Many Places
Mon. 5/14- Sun. 5/20 - American Craft Beer Week @Max's Taphouse, Baltimore, MD (11am-2am each day; pay as you go)
Tue. 5/15 - Lucy Saunders Beer Dinner @Monk's Cafe, Philadelphia, PA (7:00pm-10:00pm; $65)
Thu. 5/17 - Magic Hat @Isaac Newton's, Newtown, PA (7:00pm-9:00pm; pay as you go)
Fri. 5/18 - Friday Night Tasting (Brooklyn) @Beer Yard, Wayne, PA (5pm-7pm; free)
Sat. 5/19 - 7th Annual Brandywine Craft Brewers' Festival @Iron Hill, Media, PA (1:00pm-5:00pm; $30/$35)
Sun. 5/20 - Head For The Border, It's A Fancy Brew Dinner @Dogfish Head, Rehobeth Beach, DE ($39)
Tue. 5/22 - Everybody Must Drink Stone @Monk's Cafe, Philadelphia, PA (5pm-8pm; pay as you go)
Thu. 5/24- Sat. 5/26 - The Session Summer Of Love Fest @Ortino's Northside, Zieglersville, PA (check back for details)
Sat. 5/26 - Brew At The Zoo @The Maryland Zoo, Baltimore, MD (2pm-6pm; $18/$20/$25)
Wed. 5/30- Sun. 6/3 - Mondial de la Biere @Windsor Station and Courtyard, Montreal, Canada (T,F,Sa-11:30am-10:30pm; W,Su-11:30am-9:00pm; free admission, $1 tasting coupons)


Dan Bengel said...

The Session Summer Of Love Fest is a festival to stretch what some people consider a session beer, not by more alcohol, we are locked in at 5.5% or less, but to show people that all session beer isn't necessarily lite or taste the same. Check on the blog every couple of days for updates!

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Eric said...

When can I move to PA? We get maybe 5 or 6 events a month in Minnesota...