Thursday, October 4, 2012

Ska Brewing GABF Week Schedule of Events

Ska Brewing CompanySka Brewing may be located on the other end of the state, but they will be all over the place in Denver during the Great American Beer Festival. Check out their latest press release with all of their planned events at various establishments during the week of October 7th through October 13th.

[PRESS RELEASE] DURANGO, COLO., (October 4, 2012) — We can’t wait to throw down for GABF. If you’re in, here’s where you can catch Ska Brewing and some of our partners in crime. Not real crime. Usually.

SUNDAY 10/7

Fresh Hop Celebration – Falling Rock Tap House
12-5:00 p.m., Falling Rock Tap House, LoDo, Denver, CO
The 6th Annual Fresh Hop Celebration with a wide selection of fresh hop beers to choose from including Ska Brewing’s Hoperation Ivy.

Beer Dinner at The Handlebar Tavern
7:00pm-10:00 p.m., The Handlebar Tavern, Denver, CO
Chef Brandon is preparing a 4-course dinner to pair with Ska Brewing’s Modus Hoperandi, Steel Toe Stout, ESB and True Blonde!

TUESDAY 10/9

Beers Made by Walking - Wynkoop Brewing
5:00pm-8:00 p.m., Wynkoop Brewing, Denver, CO
Sample creations inspired by nature hikes and urban walks including Ska Brewing’s very own Cervasa de Los Animas. Web site for more info.

WEDNESDAY 10/10

Crafty Ladies Happy Hour - Highland Tap and Burger
4:00pm-7:00 p.m., Highland Tap and Burger, Denver, CO
Join us for a tasting of Ska Brewing’s Stouts and Porters including the award winning Steel Toe Stout, Ten Pin Porter and the recently released Mole’ Stout. Each brew will have a food pairing to go along with it prepared by Chef Eli! (Must be a member of the Crafty Ladies to attend)

Beer Re-Union - Lyons Fork
4:00pm -9:00 p.m., Lyons Fork, Lyons, CO
3rd Annual Beer Re-Union to celebrate the life of Kellner Schnoeke. Craft beer & live music!

Rare Beer Tasting - The Rackhouse Pub
6 – 9:00 p.m., Rackhouse Pub, Denver, CO
The GABF week Colorado Rare Beer tasting will be again hosted by The Rackhouse Pub and will feature, among others, 3 single batch Ska Brews; Hoperation Ivy Fresh Hop IPA made with Colorado ingredients, Big Shikes and On the Sly Again!

Suds & Sliders - Highland Tap and Burger
6:30-10:00 p.m., Highland Tap and Burger, Denver, CO
Join this fun and sudsy event featuring tasty sliders paired with beers from Avery, Left Hand and Ska Brewing! Tickets online here.

THURSDAY, 10/11

Mini Beer Festival – The Ale House at Amato’s
1:30-3:30 p.m., The Ale House at Amato’s , LoDo, Denver, CO
Join us for a special tasting on Amato’s beautiful patio looking out over Lower Downtown Denver!

Collaboration Dinner with Ska and Breckenridge Brewery - The Ale House at Amato’s
Featuring Todd Usry from Breckenridge Brewery and Dave Thibodeau from Ska
4-6:00 p.m., The Ale House at Amato’s, LoDo, Denver, CO

Great American Beer Festival
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO
3 days, 4 sessions, 49,000 attendees, 450+ breweries, 2,200+ beers, 36,000 gallons of beer, 100 tons of ice, 3,400 volunteers, 54,000 volunteer hours.
www.greatamericanbeerfestival.com

Night of the Big Brown Rye - Freshcraft
10-close, Freshcraft, Denver, CO
Join Ska Brewing, Peach Street Distillers and Freshcraft to taste the big brown rye- A collaborative project. There will be 8 Ska beers on tap and barrel-aged cocktails flowing.
http://www.denver.org/denverbeerfest/event?eid=9780

Ska Brewing - Left Hand Brewery Tap Takeover - Pub 17
9pm-close, Pub 17/Grand Hyatt, Denver, CO
Left Hand and Ska Brewingwill be taking over the taps at Pub 17! There will be plenty of fun and tasty beers to choose from!

FRIDAY 10/12

Ska Brewing and Breckenridge Brewery Happy Hour - Wazee Supper Club
4-6:00 p.m., Wazee Supper Club, Denver, CO
The Tebo and Arlo happy hour show! Tasty beers and pint glass giveaway.

Great American Beer Festival
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO
3 days, 4 sessions, 49,000 attendees, 450+ breweries, 2,200+ beers, 36,000 gallons of beer, 100 tons of ice, 3,400 volunteers, 54,000 volunteer hours.
www.greatamericanbeerfestival.com

Colorado Exotic & Esoteric Social - Falling Rock Tap House
10:00 p.m., Falling Rock Tap House, Lodo, Denver, CO
Join Ska and other Colorado Brewers Guild members along with Sam Calagione from Dogfish Head for some one-off madness!

The Colorado Affair - Ghost Plate & Tap, Roof Top
9:00 p.m.- 12:00 a.m., Ghost Plate & Tap, Denver, CO
A benefit for Beer for Brains.


SATURDAY 10/13

Great American Beer Festival (Members-only session)
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO
3 days, 4 sessions, 49,000 attendees, 450+ breweries, 2,200+ beers, 36,000 gallons of beer, 100 tons of ice, 3,400 volunteers, 54,000 volunteer hours.
www.greatamericanbeerfestival.com

Great American Beer Festival (Evening Session)
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO
3 days, 4 sessions, 49,000 attendees, 450+ breweries, 2,200+ beers, 36,000 gallons of beer, 100 tons of ice, 3,400 volunteers, 54,000 volunteer hours.
www.greatamericanbeerfestival.com


About Ska Brewing

Based in Durango, Colorado, Ska Brewing was founded in 1995 and now produces over a dozen award-winning beers (that means medals!) including the Pinstripe Red Ale, True Blonde Ale and Steel Toe Stout. Four Ska beers are now widely available in cans: ESB Special Ale, True Blonde, Modus Hoperandi IPA and the winter seasonal Euphoria Pale Ale. For beery stuff and music visit www.skabrewing.com. Chat us up and get the latest news at facebook.com/skabrew and twitter.com/skabrewing.

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