American Craft Beer Week is a week long celebration of small and independent craft brewers nationwide! All over the United States, people will be partaking in this celebration at their favorite brew spot. In Birmingham, there are daily events going on at various locations throughout the city. Be sure to stop by one of our local breweries, raise your glass, and make a toast to good beer in Birmingham.
Special Brew: Cask #1 Rye Brown with Coffee Beans
Craft Beer Trivia (7pm-9pm)
1st Place Prize: 32oz Growler Filled with Beer of Choice for up to 5 team members.
2nd Place Prize: $6 off of each team members tab (up to 5 team members)
3rd Place Prize: Sticker or Koozie for each team member
Beer School (6pm-7pm): Learn the process from grain to glass along with brewing history, beer styles, and more! $10 includes a flight of 4 and infinite wisdom!
Special Brew: Watermelon Double IPA
Brewery Tour at 6pm
The Bourbon Underground presents Stout Night, benefitting The Crohns Colitus Foundation. The Bourbon Underground will be raffling off a Bourbon Barrel and a bottle of Knob Creek Bourbon.
Special Brew#1: TrimTab Russian Imperial Stout
Special Brew#2: Russian Imperial Stout aged in Wild Turkey’s Russell’s Reserve Whiskey Barrel
Special Brew#3: Russian Imperial Stout aged in Wild Turkey’s Kentucky Spirit Barrel
Special Brew: Cask #2 TBA
Bankston 88 Can Release Party!
East West Food Pop Up
Special Brew #1:Grapefruit Rescue Ship Pale Ale @ Open
Jubilee Joes Crawfish Boil
Special Brew #2: TART BRET CIDER @ 6pm
Alloy Thai (6:00pm)
Food Truck Rally
Featuring a different Birmingham brewery each night! Look for special releases and swag all week long!
Monday: Avondale Brewing Company Peach Saison Release 5-7pm
Tuesday: TrimTab Brewing Company / The Bourbon Underground Russian Imperial Stout 5-7pm
Wednesday: Cahaba Brewing Company 5-7pm
Thursday: DOUBLE FEATURE: Good People Brewing Company JUCO Release 5-7pm + Wine Tasting 5-7pm
Friday: Ghost Train Brewing Co. 5-7pm
Saturday: Red Hills Brewing Company 1-3pm
According to their Facebook page, they will have more updates to post about next week. However, here is their current line up for American Craft Beer Week-
Monday – Yellowhammer Brewing, Tuesday – Fairhope Brewing Company, Wednesday – Oskar Blues Brewery, Cigar City Brewing Tasting Room and our good friends from Birmingham Mountain Radio, Thursday – Moody Tongue Brewing Company, Friday – Crazy Mountain Brewing Company and Saturday – Straight To Ale Brewing
Be sure to check our their Facebook or Instagram to see the daily tap takeovers!
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