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June 2015 Colorado Beer Festivals Calendar

2015 Colorado Beer Festivals & Events Calendar

June 2015 Colorado Beer Festivals & Events Calendar

June starts the long 3-month summer outdoor beer festival season. There's so many events going on during the warm months that you'll never have a lack of events to go to. Here are many of the beer-related events that you can attend this month. These calendar listings are updated regularly or whenever new events are made public. Event organizers wishing to have their Colorado beer-related event added to these calendar listings please use the Contact Form and let us know all the details. In most cases, the event will be listed within a few days.

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1st Annual Montrose Malt Assault Brew Festival
Saturday, June 6, 2015
In the park behind Habitat for Humanity
Montrose, CO
Time: 12:00pm - 5:00pm.
Cost: $20. VIP Dinner $20. Both $35.
It's the first ever brew festival benefiting Habitat for Humanity of the San Juans sponsored in part by Two Rascals Brewing Company. There will also be a VIP Dinner separate from the brewfest. For tickets and info call (970) 596-4631. Reserve seats for dinner by May 20th. Enjoy beers from over 12 local Colorado breweries and cider companies. More info on Facebook: Montrose Malt Assault.

2015 Highlands Ranch Beer Festival
Saturday, June 6, 2015
Civic Green Park - Ridgeline Blvd.
Highlands Ranch, CO
Time: VIP 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 6:00pm General.
Cost: $30 advance, $40 day of if not sold out. VIP $45.
Local and national breweries come to serve you their very best brews!
Highlands Ranch Beer Festival
Colorado, often called the “Napa Valley of Beer”, is home to over 160 local breweries and brewpubs. In celebration of our beer culture the HRCA proudly presents the 3rd Annual Highlands Ranch Beer Festival. Live music, local and national breweries and lawn games will be present at this event. Unlimited one ounce samples and a souvenir tasting glass is Included in the ticket pricing. Must be 21+ to partake in tastings. Individual beer will be available for purchase. Proceeds will benefit the Highlands Ranch Scholarship Fund. The festival is open to all ages; however, only those over 21 can consume alcohol. Proper ID required upon entry. Admission to the park is FREE! You do not need to purchase a ticket to enter the park. Only ticket holders will be allowed to sample beers at the festival. Tickets and details online.

2nd Annual Steel City Brew Fest
Saturday, June 6, 2015
Gateway park at the Historic Arkansas Riverwalk
Pueblo, CO
Time: General 6:00 - 9:00pm, VIP 5:00pm.
Join us at the beautiful Pueblo Riverwalk for the 2nd Annual Steel City Brew Fest. This event is part of the 15th Annual Boats, Bands and BBQ Festival, presented by Loaf ' N Jug, an annual event that draws over 35,000 people over a two day period. Events for the festival include a KCBS BBQ competition, live entertainment, food and product vendors, Kids Fun Zone, Buffalo Wild Wings Hot Wing Eating Competition, along with other special events. The Steel City Brew Fest will allow participants to sample beer from both Colorado and national craft breweries. The $30 Brew Fest ticket will provide entrance to the larger festival on the day of the event which is 10:00am to 11:00pm. Website:

2014 Culture JamCulture Jam 2015
Saturday, June 6, 2015
Left Hand Brewing Co - 1265 Boston Ave.
Longmont, CO
Time: 5pm - 10pm.
Cost: TBA (around $28)
Celebrating the rich cultural diversity in our local community, Left Hand Brewing Co. is proud to host Culture Jam for its third year! The annual concert and cultural display brings Colorado together for a family-friendly evening of world class music, dancing and community arts to benefit Intercambio Uniting Communities. Join us for a vibrant summer night at the brewery, full of great music, global fare & craft beer, and community love! - See more at:

Colorado Craft Beer Roundup
Saturday, June 6, 2015
Crist Park - 5th St.
Frederick, CO
Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm.
Cost: $25 General, $40 VIP.
Yee-Haw! The 2nd Annual Colorado Craft Beer Roundup is set to bring you the best of local Colorado breweries and cideries all in one corral! Throw on your boots for over 25 breweries in the heart of historic Downtown Frederick on June 6th, 2015. Tickets at: Imbibe Events.

Wildernesstival Craft Beer Fest
Friday - Sunday, June 12-14, 2015
Aspen Canyon Ranch - 13206 Co Rd 3
Parshall, CO
Time: 11am-8pm daily Fri-Sat-Sun.
Cost: GA $30 daily, GA w/camping $55, VIP $85.
It's a beer festival in the wilderness! Wildernesstival attendees will sample over 50 varieties of craft beer from 15+ breweries in The Brewers Village, great food/BBQ, camping, fishing, biking, informative brewing seminars & exhibitions, brew masters wild game pairing, festival brews, VIP tent area + LIVE wild music! Ticket and more info at:

4th Annual Big Ass Tap Takeover
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Parry's Pizza - 4 locations
Northglenn, CO - I-25 and 120th Ave.
Highlands Ranch, CO
Greenwood Village, CO
Castle Rock, CO
Time: 11:00am to close.
Cost: Per beer and food item.
Once again, it’s time to prepare for the BIGGEST ASS TAP TAKEOVER with Avery Brewing Co. Parry's doesn't joke around about this event because every year, it’s freaking serious! So much so that there will be four locations taking part in this year’s event. They’ll be throwing this BIG ASS party at their locations in Northglenn, Highlands Ranch, Greenwood Village and Castle Rock. Show up with a full stomach, plans for a designated driver, kids and dogs being taken care of by someone other than you and a helluva good time in the sun. Avery Brewing Company reps will be at every location and a hologram of Adam Avery himself will be greeting everyone that walks through the door (not really, but he will be at their Highlands Ranch and Northglenn locations, in person.) - More info:

Snowmass Mammoth Festival
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Snowmass Town Park
Snowmass, CO
Time: 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Cost: $55 single day Saturday pass.
Music - Brews - Chili! General admission to festival grounds in Snowmass Town Park on Saturday, June 13th. Pass includes a full day of music, the Beer Grand Tasting from 2pm-5pm with over 25 microbreweries and a souvenir tasting glass, and access to a variety of craft & food vendors. Kids 12 and under are admitted free when accompanied by an adult. For a full schedule of events, visit the website:

South Pearl Street Brew Grass
Saturday, June 13, 2015
1200 block of South Pearl Street
Denver, CO
Time: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Cost: Free to attend, per beer charge.
What happens when you mix a warm summer afternoon, ice-cold draft beer, and some fun, funky music? You get the South Pearl Street Music Festivals. The street is closed and features a stage at the northern end of the block and farmers market vendors, craft beer brewers, and some local bluegrass bands played into the night. Entering its ninth year, the music festivals have become a neighborhood tradition and a real shindig. The question remains–is it a music festival with really good beer or a beer festival with really good music? Website:

3rd Annual Feast of Saint Arnold
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Chapel of Our Saviour - 8 Fourth St.
Colorado Springs, CO
Time: 12:00pm - 4:30pm.
Cost: $25 General, $75 VIP.
The 3rd Annual Feast of Saint Arnold. “Colorado’s Family Friendly Beer Festival ” showcasing the best of Colorado’s craft brewers, winemakers, and emerging distilleries. It is located on the historic grounds of the Chapel of our Savior Episcopal Church in the heart of the Broadmoor Neighborhood at the foot of Cheyenne Mountain. In addition to unlimited beverage tastings, activities include the family fun zone which is a separate area for organized kid’s activities, tours of the 1920’s era historic property and mansion, and continuous live music. Proceeds to Westside CARES, providing care and compassion for neighbors in need today, tomorrow and beyond, and the missions of Chapel of our Saviour. Website:

3rd Annual Erie Brewfest 2015
Saturday June 13, 2015
Briggs St - historic downtown
Erie, CO
Time: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Cost: $30 early, $35 at gate.
It's the 3rd annual Erie Brewfest featuring beer and staff from over 25 Colorado breweries. Limited tickets available. Ticket price includes beer tasting & commemorative glass. Enjoy live music from the SoHo Band. Tickets and info at:

Do at the Zoo26th Annual Do at the Zoo
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Denver Zoo - 2900 E. 23rd Ave.
Denver, CO
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm, VIP 6pm.
Cost: $175 General admission, VIP $300.
Enjoy grazing on sample dishes from over 90 of the city’s finest restaurants and bellying up to the watering hole for unlimited drinks featuring the region’s best beer, wine and cocktails, all while enjoying top live entertainment. The evening begins at 7 p.m. Valet parking is available for $10 or complimentary self-parking is available. Proceeds this year benefit Denver Zoo’s education programs. Your valuable support helps Zoo staff cultivate a passion for science and math education in young children, through both formal and informal programs at the Zoo and outreach in the community. Website:

6th Annual Boulder SourFest
Avery Brewing Company - 4910 Nautilus Ct.
Boulder, CO
Time: 12:00pm - 5:00pm.
Cost: Sold Out.
Join us for this celebration of truly experimental beers! All beers here are homegrown in America and feature sour or wild recipes made with bacteria and wild yeast. Pucker up, Buttercup! The Boulder SourFest is a celebration of the limitless possibilities in craft brewing, where they invite breweries from all over the country to share their interpretations and iterations of beer genres that we love dearly. All profits are donated to charities, and brewers from around the country often make a visit to Avery Brewing Co to see old friends and taste what they've created. - See more at: See more at:

Rails & Ales BrewfestRails & Ales 2015
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Rio Grande Scenic Railroad - 610 State Ave.
Alamosa, CO and La Veta, CO train stations.
Time: 10am - 5:45pm.
Cost: $39 Economy class available, all other class sold out.
Rio Grande Scenic Railroad’s most popular event sells out earlier each year. Don’t miss your chance to experience Colorado’s most unique brew fest. Don’t wait to buy tickets, this event sells out fast and the 8th annual Rails & Ales promises to be the best yet. Ticket includes round trip train ride, access to the brewfest and a commemorative beer glass. Must bring I.D. and be over 21 years of age to receive a alcohol access wristband. Rails & Ales is considered a “special event” and in accordance with the policy, all sales are final. Due to the artist, this concert is considered a special event. Pricing for this concert is reflective of this. Complimentary ticket or tickets purchased through third parties (e.g. – Groupon and Living Social) cannot be redeemed for this event unless specified. Tickets and info at:

Reds Whits & Brews 2015
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Harry A Nottingham Park
Avon, Co
Time: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost: $25 pre-sale, $30 day of, VIP $60/$75.
In the gorgeous setting of Harry A. Nottingham Park in quaint Avon, CO, the Reds, Whites & Brews Festival has evolved to become a ‘don’t miss’ event of the summer! This event will feature amazing wine & craft beer tastings, LIVE music, vendors and food! Live music on Saturday from 2-3 bands, wine tastings from Veraison Distributing, craft beer tastings from over 20 craft breweries, local restaurants and food vendors, crafts, art, and more! Tickets & info at:

Lake Dillon Brew Fest
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Dillon Amphitheater & Marina Park
275 Lake Dillon Dr.
Dillon, CO
Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm, Music 5pm-9pm.
The fifth annual Lake Dillon Brew Fest kicks off Friday June 19th with an evening concert at the Dillon Amphitheater with local favorite “One Ton Pig” start time 7PM. On Saturday June 20th gates open for the brewfest at 1PM. This event goes until 5PM with “Whitewater Ramble” entertaining inside the event grounds. The show continues at the amphitheater with local artist “Local Folk” taking the big stage at 5PM followed at 7PM by the “Rocky Mountain Grateful Dead Review”. Tickets will go on sale May 1st. Look for info at or

Fort Collins Beer Week
Saturday - Saturday, June 20-27, 2015
Fort Collins, CO
Time: Multiple events city-wide.
Cost: Varies by event, or per drink.
GET READY! Beer Week is coming to Fort Collins June 20-27, 2015. Fortified Collaborations is proud to present Fort Collins Beer Week in June of 2015. They’re calling it an “un-festival”—a community-wide event that will infuse a celebration of craft and community into the city’s restaurants, breweries and businesses. Fort Collins Beer week is all about enjoying craft beer responsibly and appreciating those who make it. So join us for a week-long toast to our local brewing industry! Over 13 participating FoCo breweries. Website:

2015 Brews and Bites Pairing
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Governor's Residence @ Boettcher Mansion - 400 E 8th Ave.
Denver, CO
Time: Gen. 6:00pm - 8:00pm, VIP 5:00pm - 8:00pm.
Cost: General $80, VIP $200.
Join in for an evening of food, drink and fun in "Colorado's Home," the beautiful Governor's Residence at the Boettcher Mansion. Enjoy tastes of the Colorado Brewers Guild member's masterfully crafted beer paired with the culinary creations of well-known Colorado chefs while wandering the rooms and gardens of "Colorado's Home." The proceeds raised from your ticket purchase will benefit the Governor's Residence Preservation Fund. Ticket gets you beer, food pairings, live music and a tour of the mansion. Website:

26th Annual Colorado Brewers' Festival
Saturday + Sunday, June 27-28, 2015
Civic Center Park & Washington Park
Fort Collins, CO
Time: Sat & Sun. 11:00am - 6:00pm.
Cost: TBA
An annual tradition that celebrates Colorado craft beer and live music. Friday night is a small-scale, ticketed event where guests can directly interact with brewers as they sample. The general festival on Saturday and Sunday will have alcohol service throughout the Civic Center Park and Washington Park area grounds in addition to food service, shopping at vendor booths and live entertainment on two stages. Website:

Other June 2015 Events Expected - Details and more events coming soon.

- Great Divide Brewing Co's 21st Anniversary Party - Denver, CO - TBA.

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