The drawing for the Buffalo Beer Week Passport contest will take place at the KegWorks Retail store at 1PM on Saturday October 5. If you cannot attend and your number is picked, we will leave your prize at Kegworks where you must pick it up and with proof of your identity. The prizes to be drawn are:
- A beercation to Ponce de Leon Beer Festival in Atlanta, GA on Nov 16th
- Brewer for the Day at Ellicottville Brewing Company
- Craft Beer Prizes, including $50 gift certificates from Premier Gourmet, $50 gift certificates from Aurora Brew Works, and Draft Cards from Pizza Plant.
For more background on the Passport please see here.
KegWorks Retail is located at 1460 Military Road in Buffalo, NY 14217. See the KegWorks website for more details.
BEER-LESQUE at Gene McCarthy’s -8 – 10 PM – Come celebrate the combination of Beer and Burlesque with Razzle and Tootsie Pop – Event runs from 8-11 PM – Cost is $20 – Razzle and Tootsie Pop will perform strip tease and comedy throughout the evening while you enjoy Gene McCarthy’s great craft beer selection.
Come celebrate Buffalo Beer Week with Queen City Roller Girls’ Suicidal Saucies. $7 includes admission, door prize entry, your first craft brew, plus $1 off pints of Flying Bison Brewing Company and Community Beer Works! Also featuring a limited-edition specially-brewed IPA from our friends at Pearl Street Grill & Brewery infused with a saucilicious spiciness for the most the adventurous Saucy supporters. Roller Girls + Craft Brews? Yes, please!
*We will be in the upstairs private party area of Mr. Goodbar.
Come learn to brew at The Foundry, Buffalo’s hotbed of innovation and community-focused action. We’ll talk about:
Tools needed to brew effectively at home
Importance of ingredients (water, hops, grains, yeast) and how they are utilized in the brewing process
Tasting beer, what to look for and what to avoid
The growing homebrew community in WNY
Presented by the Niagara Association of Homebrewers
There will be beer to sample throughout the demonstration, but feel free to bring some of your favorite beer to share and we can discuss replicating the style at home!
Celebrate Buffalo Beer Week with a Southern Tier Tap Takeover beginning on Tuesday. Come for the daily happy hour drink specials and stay for the famous wings, beef on weck and steak sandwiches! 6036 Transit Rd., Depew
Don’t even think about missing this one!!!!
Rutherford B. Haze is Dead! CBW Tap Takeover @ Sterling Place 7-9PM
Join CBW and Sterling Place for a wake starting at 7PM on Tuesday September 24th. The last kegs of Rutherford B. Haze. The debut of a limited release beer. Tap takeover with all your favorites. 1487 Hertel Ave., Buffalo
Firestone Walker Imperial Tapping at Coles – 7-11PM
Tuesday Night at Coles 1104 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo
Firestone Walker Imperial Tapping — amazing, get there!
–Firestone Walker 16 (XVI Sixteenth Anniversary Ale) 100/100 on rate beer
–Firestone Walker Sucaba 100/100 on rate beer
–Firestone Walker Parabola 100/100 on rate beer
–Firestone Walker Double DBA 99/100 on rate beer
Tuesday, Sept. 24 Founders (5:30 pm – 7:30 pm)
Wednesday, Sept. 25 Sam Adams/Angry Orchard/Just Beer (6:30 pm – 8:30 pm)
Thursday, Sept. 26 Victory Brewing Co. (4:30 pm – 6:30 pm)
Friday, Sept. 27 Green Flash Brewing Co. (5 pm – 7 pm) and Hamburg Brewing Co. (6:30 pm – 9 pm)
Saturday, Sept. 28 Southern Tier Brewing Co. (1pm – 3 pm)