Thursday, November 07, 2013

Weekly Beer Calendar Update: November 7 - November 13

No time for flowery prose to describe the following beer events calendar. Just a whole bunch of beer events over the next seven days for your consideration. Have at it...

Check out the entire November 2013 calendar over here. If I'm missing any that you feel should be on here, don't hesitate to let me know.

@Hawthornes, Philadelphia, Pa. — Wed. 11/13 - Brooklyn Brewery Keep the Growler Night (6 p.m.-9 p.m.; $PAYG for Brooklyn's Shack Meister, Lager, Black Chocolate Stout, Winter Ale, Monster Barleywine, Brown Ale, Sorachi Ace Saison, and E.I.P.A. The growler is free when you fill with one of these.)

@Maggie O'Neill's, Drexel Hill, Pa. — Thu. 11/7 - Featured Craft Night (5 p.m.; $PAYG for drink specials on the entire line up of Yards craft ales.)

@Whole Foods, Devon, Pa. — Thu. 11/7 - Tröegs Tasting (5 p.m.-7 p.m.; $Free tasting samples of Tröegs beer and a tap takeover $PAYG.)
@Whole Foods, Glen Mills, Pa. — Mon. 11/11 - Yards Sampling (5 p.m.-7 p.m.; $Free tasting samples of Olde Bartholomew and our Ales of the Revolution Series with Doug.)

Brewery Promos and "Takeovers"
@Dawson Street Pub, Philadelphia, Pa. — Thu. 11/7 - Olde Bartholomew Event ($PAYG for the Olde Bart and more from Yards.)

@Khyber Pass Pub, Philadelphia, Pa. — Thu. 11/7 - Bell's Wheat Love Tapping (11 a.m.; $PAYG for a whole slew of Bell's gems as well as a very special keg of Bell's Wheat Love.)

@Old Eagle Tavern, Philadelphia, Pa. — throughout November 2013 - Brewery of the Month ($PAYG to enjoy $1 off beers from our sister brewpub Barren Hill Tavern in Lafayette Hill every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday starting at 7 p.m.)

@The Pour House, Exton, Pa. — Thu. 11/7 - Smuttynose Takeover (6 p.m.-10 p.m.; $PAYG for Cluster's Last Stand, Pumpkin, Rye IPA, Baltic Porter, and Brewer's Choice on cask.)

@Varga Bar, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sun. 11/10 - Speakeasy Night (8 p.m.; $PAYG for a night of beers from Speakeasy. Passwords for specials will be released via social media channels.)

@various locations around the Philly region — Mon. 11/4 through Sat. 11/9 - Deschutes all over Philly (Various pricing from $Free to $65.)

@various locations around Philadelphia, Pa. — Tue. 11/5 through Sun. 11/10 - The Brooklyn Brewery Mash (Various pricing from $PAYG to $70. See website for a full, up-to-date calendar of event listings.)

Special One-offs or Debuts, Anniversaries/Parties, Festivals, and other noteworthy events
@AACA Museum, Hershey, Pa. — Fri. 11/8 - Autos and Ales (6 p.m.-10 p.m.; $40-$45 for the region's best craft breweries, two live bands, Demonstrations, food vendors, Antique Cars, Trucks, Motorcycles & Memorabilia, and raffles.)

@Irish Rover Station House, Langhorne, Pa. — Fri. 11/8 - Neshaminator Launch Party (7:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m.; $PAYG as the guys at NCBC show up for the Launch of The Neshaminator. We’ll have five NCBC Beers on tap, plus a firkin made just for the occasion.)

@High Street Grill, Mount Holly, NJ — Sat. 11/9 - Speakeasy (7 p.m.; $PAYG as High Street Grill will turn into a 1920s speakeasy to celebrate Speakeasy Ales and Lagers arrival in the Garden State. Flappers and fedoras, live music, 1920s tapas, prizes to best dressed and of course Speakeasy beer.)

@Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company, Croydon, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Hot Rods – Hops (12 p.m.-5 p.m.; $5-$10 for food, beer, music, and our 2nd annual Car Show.)

@Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, Pa. — Fri. 11/8 - Handcrafted Beer: A Tasting Event (7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.; $45 to experience craft beer as the brewers intended. Don Russell (aka Joe Sixpack) has curated a collection of local and Lithuanian brews that cannot be found together anywhere in the city. This is your chance to meet the brewers, sample their beer, and learn some of the trade secrets that go into brewing one-of-a-kind brews. All proceeds benefit the Philadelphia Museum of Art.)

@River Horse, Ewing, NJ — Fri. 11/8 - NovemberFest (7 p.m.-10 p.m.; $15 for your first beer, glass, pretzels and water. After that, it’s pay as you go with beers at $5. It’s like Shad Fest, Oktoberfest, and a good ol’ housewarming all rolled into one.)

@Sidecar Bar & Grille, Philadelphia, Pa. — Tue. 11/12 - Stone's "End Of The World" (5 p.m.; $PAYG for Stone's Enjoy by 11/12/13, Vertical Epic 2012, Cali-Belgique, Saison Du Buff, R&R Coconut IPA, and Suede.)

It's the Craft Beer Express and it's back again
@Bishop's Collar, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Does Stockertown Beverage have great beers? Does a BEAR (Peter Brett) shit in the woods? (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for kegs from Founders, Bear Republic, Hoppin Frog, Jolly Pumpkin, Mikkeller, Nogne-O, and many more.)
@Brauhaus Schmitz, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Holy Schmitz That's Good Beer (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG as German Monastery Breweries will be represented such as Andechs, Weltenberg, and others.)
@Devil's Den, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Get Animated Costume Party (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for cartoon/animation-inspired draft list with beers like Flying Dog Underdog & Gonzo, Two Brothers SideKick Pale Ale, and more. We will be playing Saturday Morning Cartoons during brunch along with animated features all day.)
@Kite & Key, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Craft Beer Express with Firestone Walker (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG as we have already started putting aside the barrels for this event.)
@Johnny Brenda's, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Wet Hop Rodeo & Ranchero Brunch (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for a round-up of local and national wet hopped beers including Victory Harvest Pils, Victory Harvest Ale, PBC Harvest from the Hood, Dock Street Rye IPA special brewed with fresh hops, Tröegs Scratch - Wet Hop, Sixpoint Autumnation, Port Brewing High Tide, Sierra Nevada Harvest Ale, Two Brother's Heavy Handed IPA, and Boxcar Amber.)
@Jose Pistola's, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Git' Yo' Popcorn Ready (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for the Retirement Ceremony for Terrell Owens. All beers 8.1% alcohol, including the debut of Naked Brewing's Driveway Sit Ups, an imperial stout with orange peels. There will be speeches, film tributes, prizes and giveaways, and so much more.)
@Kraftwork, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Taste of the Midwest (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for a selection of "sexy beers from sexy states", including Founders, Bells, Jolly Pumpkin, New Holland, Two Brothers, Goose Island, Great Lakes, and Summit.)
@Pub On Passyunk East (P.O.P.E.), Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Up Around the Bend, OR (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for a full tap takeover of Deschutes beer, many of which will be here for the very first time including a couple exclusives direct from the brewery.)
@Race Street Café, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Colorado Night (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for beers from Oscar Blues and Great Divide.)
@Sidecar Bar & Grille, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Belgo-Americano Brewfest (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for seven of the best of Allagash — including Tripel, Hugh Malone, and Grand Cru and six from Ommegang including Rare Vos, Gnomegang, and Game of Thrones: Take the Black Stout.)
@Standard Tap, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Sexy Singles (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for a swinging selection of single-hopped beers.)
@The Institute, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sat. 11/9 - Stouts and Porters (11 a.m.-7 p.m.; $PAYG for at least 14 top-notch stouts and porters.)

Food and Beer events
@Cavanaugh's Headhouse, Philadelphia, Pa. — Thu. 11/7 - Brew and Chew (8 p.m.-10 p.m.; $20-$25 for a two-hour Long Trail beer tasting with paired appetizers.)
@Cavanaugh's Rittenhouse, Philadelphia, Pa. — Wed. 11/13 - Brew and Chew (7 p.m.-9 p.m.; $25 for a two-hour Sixpoint beer tasting with paired appetizers.)

@Federal Taphouse, Lancaster, Pa. — Thu. 11/7 - Tröegs Beer Dinner (7 p.m.-9 p.m.; $TBA to enjoy a delicious dinner paired with rare and limited release beers.)

@From The Boot, Ambler, Pa. — Thu. 11/7 - Straub Beer Dinner (7 p.m.-9 p.m.; $55 for a four-course meal served with Straub's IPL, Pre-Prohibition Lager, Amber Lager, and Doppelbock.)

@Iron Hill, Newark, Del. — Tue. 11/12 - American Bistro Beer Dinner (6:30 p.m.; $65 for a five-course meal paired with Danny Dortmunder, Saison, Oatmeal Stout, Abbey Dubbel, and Belgian Tripel.)
@Iron Hill, North Wales, Pa. — Tue. 11/12 - Fall Beer Dinner (7 p.m.; $65 for a five-course meal paired with Brown Ale, Oktoberfest, Abbey Dubbel, Pumpkin Ale, and Vanilla Porter.)

@The Cambridge, Philadelphia, Pa. — Sun. 11/10 - Chili Cook Off (3 p.m.; $PAYG for killer chili, ten pumpkin beers, and prizes.)

Homebrewing, Charity, Schooling, and Miscellanies
@Bethlehem Brew Works, Bethlehem, Pa. — Thu. 11/7 - Charity Cask Night (5 p.m.; $PAYG for our fresh hop Harvest Ale infused with oranges where 100% of cask sales will be donated to The Bethlehem Area Public Library’s ‘Room to Grow’ project.)

@Local 44, Philadelphia, Pa. — through Fri. 11/22 - Thanksgiving Pies from MANNA ($PAYG to help provide provide nourishing, life-sustaining meals to people in our area who are coping with life threatening illnesses.)

@Memphis Taproom, Philadelphia, Pa. — through Fri. 11/22 - Thanksgiving Pies from MANNA ($PAYG to help provide provide nourishing, life-sustaining meals to people in our area who are coping with life threatening illnesses.)

@Resurrection Ale House, Philadelphia, Pa. — Wed. 11/13 - Beer School (4 p.m.; $Free to learn a little something about the beer we love to serve. While attendance is free, 100% of donations will be given to Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry.)
@Resurrection Ale House, Philadelphia, Pa. — through Fri. 11/22 - Thanksgiving Pies from MANNA ($PAYG to help provide provide nourishing, life-sustaining meals to people in our area who are coping with life threatening illnesses.)

@Strangelove's, Philadelphia, Pa. — through Fri. 11/22 - Thanksgiving Pies from MANNA $PAYG to help provide provide nourishing, life-sustaining meals to people in our area who are coping with life threatening illnesses.)

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