Category Archives: Beer Festivals

GABF Preparation | The Final Countdown

We are just hours away from the official start of the Great American Beer Festival – although it’s fair to say the party got started in Denver and the surrounding areas. However, it’s time to check our final checklist before … Continue reading

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The Brewery Focus For GABF 2017

It’s that time of year again – time to make your list for GABF. Last year we attended two sessions and because somehow that wasn’t enough this year we have plans to attend all three days (only missing the Saturday … Continue reading

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Beers To Try | Collaboration Fest 2017

Collaboration Fest 2017 Colorado Craft Beer Week starts on Saturday and there is no shortage of awesome beer-centric events you can attend in and around Denver. We will be out and about at a few of them ourselves so feel … Continue reading

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Upcoming March Events | Beer Festivals

The words winter (and spring) and beer festivals don’t often go together, particularly in Colorado where the weather can be 60 degrees one day and two feet of snow the next, but you are missing out on some great experiences … Continue reading

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Denver Beer Festivus | Festival Recap

5th Annual Denver [only] Beer Festivus Wings of the Rockies Museum – Denver, Colorado Each December for the last five years, the people at Two Parts invite every brewery and cidery within the city limits of Denver to get together … Continue reading

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GABF 2016 | Recap

For those of you who followed the story ofΒ  Hard 12’s GABF experience over our two sessions on Instagram (Hard12brews) I want to give you a huge thank you! We had a lot of traffic, great comments, and most importantly … Continue reading

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Upslope’s Backcountry Tap Room | Event Recap

GABF week doesn’t have an official start date but it is safe to say that this year it began in the mountains between Vail and Leadville on Saturday (10/1/16). Upslope Brewing Company hosted their second annual backcountry tap room at … Continue reading

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GABF | Make A Plan

There are going to be 800 breweries and upwards of 3800 beers, if you don’t have a plan, you are going to miss out on something. After all in a single session, barring any huge lines, if you managed to … Continue reading

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So Many Options – One Weekend – OKTOBERFEST

Earlier this week we reviewed the best local Oktoberfest beers, Docktoberfest from Dry Dock was our pick and their last batch was just canned. Now it’s time to look at the best Oktoberfest celebrations. There is no shortage of options … Continue reading

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GABF – Let’s Talk Necklaces

The Great American Beer Festival is big, it’s amazing, and if we’re going to be honest with each other, it can be overwhelming. To maximize your day or if you are lucky enough, days, you have to plan. I am … Continue reading

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