Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Weekly Bar Buzz

Tuesday 4/24
Gram & Dunn - 6 to 8pm - Green Flash Night: Meet Green Flash Sales Manager Nick Flood and enjoy some Rayon Vert and Hop Head Red. Complimentary Green Flash glass with every Green Flash beer you order, while supplies last.

Wednesday 4/25
The Flying Saucer - 7pm - Buy the Beer, Collect the Glass: Goose Island Taster Glass

Thursday 4/26
The Foundry - 4:15 to 5:45pm - Vintage La Folie Sampling with New Belgium's Eric Salazar
75th Street Brewery - 6:30pm - Second Annual Chocolate Cheese and Ale Tasting Event: Unique, superb beers, fine artisan chocolates and eclectic gourmet cheeses. $30 for Mug Club members, $35 for General Admission, click here to learn more.
The Flying Saucer - 7pm - Rare Beer Nite: Tapping Leinenkugel Big Eddy Wee Heavy
Friday 4/27
The Flying Saucer - 7pm - Tapping New Belgium Eric's Ale with special guest Eric Salazar

Wednesday 5/2
The Flying Saucer - 7pm - Buy the Beer, Collect the Glass: Wittekerke Frosted Weiss Glass
Sunday 5/6
The Flying Saucer - 7pm - Anniversary Party:  We are tapping 10 beers throughout the day starting at noon.  One beer every hour on the hour.  We will randomly draw beers out of a hat 30 minutes prior to tapping time to determine which beer we will tap.  As of now this is what we have lined up (it is subject to change):

Boulevard Chocolate Ale
Boulevard Saison Noir
Green Flash 30th Street Pale Ale
Stone Vanilla Bean Smoked Porter
Founders Backwoods Bastard
Bell's Batch 9,000
Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break
Evil Twin Ron & The Beast Ryan

Wednesday 5/9
The Flying Saucer - 7pm - Buy the Beer, Collect the Glass: Breckenridge 471 IPA Snifter

Wednesday 5/16
The Flying Saucer - 7pm - Buy the Beer, Collect the Glass: Stone Imperial Russian Stout Snifter

Saturday 5/19
The Well - 2 to 6pm - Hopfest 2012: Join the Well and Lew's in our tented beer garden (1 block East of The Well) as we celebrate Craft Beers from all over the world. We'll be featuring 20+ Craft Breweries and 250+ Craft Beers with the brewery and distributor reps on site to answer questions and entertain with stories about the beer. New features this year include food trucks and Kansas City's Home Brew of the Year award!  Click here to learn more.

Wednesday 5/23
The Flying Saucer - 7pm - Buy the Beer, Collect the Glass: Official Beerknurd Glass

Saturday 6/19
The Foundry - 5 to 9pm - Summer Beer Fest in Westport: details coming soon

Saturday 6/16
Original Juan - 4pm - 3rd Annual KC Nanobrew Festival: Come sample 30+ different varieties of the finest craft beer in Kansas City, brewed by local homebrewers. This year’s event will be bigger and better than ever. Music and food will be provided by Ultimate Tailgate and Original Juan. Learn more here.


  1. http://www.beerforwardkc.com

  2. I'm assuming the 75th Street graphic is not referring to their own beers as being "superb." They are definitely unique, but not in a good way.