American Craft Beer Week 2012 Events

American Craft Beer Week 2012 is just around the corner, May 12-20. Celebrate your love of craft beer at a local pub, restaurant, bar, or anywhere! There are events going on all over the country, including a bunch of Oskar Blues ones. See below for what’s going on with Oskar Blues in Colorado, Texas & Massachusetts. Fear not, if you want to know what other events are going on when you live, check out the following Facebook pages. Also be sure to check out, the force behind ACBW.

Oskar Blues Northeast – Facebook
Oskar Blues Southeast – Facebook
Oskar Blues Southwest – Facebook
Oskar Blues Texas – Facebook
Oskar Blues Southern Colorado – Facebook
Oskar Blues Northern Colorado – Facebook
Oskar Blues Western Slope – Facebook
Oskar Blues Rocky Mountains – Facebook

Sat. 5/12 -

  • Lucky Pie Tap House Firkin Night, Louisville, 2-4pm
  • Montrose Food & Wine Fest, Montrose, 2-5pm
  • You Can’t Spell SKA without OSKAR! at Home Made Liquids & Solids, Longmont, 11am until the kegs kicks. We’re teaming up with one of our favorite Colorado breweries, SKA Brewing, from Durango. We’ll crash the party with 15 SKA beers on tap, right alongside as much Oskar Blues specialties as we can poach from the brewery down the street.
  • Highland Tap & Burger Colorado Craft Beer Week Opening Event, Denver, 12-6pm. Benefiting Pints for Prostates. Live music, tons a beers from Colorado breweries including our Deviant Dale’s IPA, The Gubna’s Beer Can Chicken, and a live broadcast of the Colorado Craft Beer Show

Sun. 5/13 -

  • Take Your Mama Out Mother’s Day Brunch at Home Made Liquids & Solids, Longmont, all morning and early afternoon. Plus, be serenaded by “Elvis”!

Mon. 5/14 -

  • The Mayor of Old Town Oskar Blues Firkin Night, Fort Collins, 5pm

Tues. 5/15 -

  • Front Range Barbeque Colorado Beer, Food & Pickin’ Party, Colorado Springs, 5-9pm: Featuring Upslope’s Brown Ale & Belgian Pale Ale and Oskar Blues’ Deviant Dale’s IPA & Mama’s Little Yella Pils, in addition to Oskar Blues’ Colorado Black Angus Beef BurgersĀ  and Red Bird 1/2 Smoked & Grilled Chicken
  • Tap & Handle Oskar Blues Firkin Tapping, Fort Collins
  • Things Are About to Get STRANGE! at Home Made Liquids & Solids, Longmont, 11am until the beer runs out. Our buddies from Strange Brewing are coming up to the restaurant with 5 of their favorite brews, the most Strange beer that’s ever been offered at Liquids & Solids at once. Daryl, Jules & the Strange Gang will be on hand at 5pm to talk and throw back some tasty brews with you.

Wed. 5/16 -

  • Oskar Blues Beer Dinner at Freshcraft & Hoe Down, Throw Down at Blake Street Vault, 15th Street & Blake, Denver, 5:30pm-late night. Kick off the evening with a delicious beer dinner at Freshcraft Bar, followed by a FREE concert next door with The Tusks of Elephant Revival (3 of the 5 members) at the Blake Street Vault. The beer dinner costs $35.00. No tickets in advance; first come, first serve.

Fri. 5/18 -

  • McCabe’s Bistro Oskar Blues Pint Night, Aurora, 9-11pm
  • Crankenstein Specialty Collaboration Keg Tapping – Cafe au Chub, Fort Collins

Sat. 5/19 -

  • Old Chicago on Union Firkin Party, Denver,
  • Tipsy’s Liquor Brew Fest, Denver, 11am-6pm
  • Canon City Brew Ha Ha, Canon City,
  • Grand Valley Beer Festival, Grand Junction


Mon. 5/14 -

  • The Common Table Oskar Blues Beer Dinner, Dallas, 7pm. Featuring Oskar Blues Hops & Heifers Farmer Geoff Hess & a double-dry hopped Deviant Cask & Oaked Chub Cask

Tues. 5/15 -

  • Whole Foods Park Lane Tasting, Dallas, 3-6pm
  • Flying Saucer Fort Worth Brewery Night/Glass Night, Dallas, 7pm. Featuring Deviant Dale’s

Wed. 5/16 -

  • Trinity Hall Brewers Brunch & Cask Tapping, Dallas, 11am-1pm. Dry-Hopped Dale’s
  • Whole Foods Beer School & Tasting, Dallas, 4-7pm

Fri. 5/18 -

  • Flying Saucer San Antonio Brewery Night, San Antonio, 7pm. Deviant Dale’s IPA

Sat. 5/19 -

  • Black Sheep Lodge Anniversary Party & Glass Happy Hour, Dallas


Mon. 5/14 -

  • Flynn’s Irish Pub Oskar Blues Flight Night, Sagamore, 6-8pm

Wed. 5/16 –

  • Luke’s Liquors Tasting, Harwich, 4-6pm
  • Land Ho Oskar Blues Sampling/Pint Night, Harwich, 9-11pm



Mon. 5/14

  • World of Beer Downtown, St. Peterburg, 7-9pm

Tues. 5/15

World of Beer Dadeland, Miami, 7-9pm

Wed. 5/16

  • Total Wine, St. Petersburg, 3-5pm

Thurs. 5/17

  • Total Wine, Clearwater, 3-5pm

Fri. 5/18