The Schlafly Beer Employee Blog

May 13, 2013

Every Week is American Craft Beer Week

american-craft-beer-week-2013This May 13th through the 19th marks the 2013 nationwide celebration of American Craft Beer Week. For everyone at Schlafly Beer and lots of our fans, every week feels like “Craft Beer Week” these days, and that’s a great thing, but it’s also nice to single out this week and reflect as a community on just how good we have it. It really is an amazing time to be a beer drinker. In honor of ACBW, here is a rundown of events Schlafly Beer is involved with this week ranging from Kansas City, St. Louis, Paducah, Wichita, Columbia, and Iowa City, to Alton, Fort Wayne, Rock Island, and even New York City.

  • Tues. 5-14, 5-7pm - Beer & Cheese (& Meat & Chocolate) Tasting at Liquor Barn Hamburg in Lexington, KY.
  • Tues. 5-14, 5-7pm - Tasting Schlafly seasonals and new Can Sessions at ABC Liquor in Wichita, Kansas.
  • Tues. 5-14 - Bottleworks Cask Night. Tapping at 6:30pm. AIPA dry-hopped with with Amarillo, Centennial, and Simcoe hops.
  • Tues. 5-14, 7pm - NYC Schlafly Beer Launch at The Pony Bar
  • Wed. 5-15, 5-8pm - Schlafly Tap Takeover at 12 South Taproom & Grill in Nashville, TN. Kolsch, Raspberry Hefeweizen, Dry Hopped APA, American IPA, Summer Lager and Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout on tap. 
  • Wed. 5-15, 5-7pm - Tasting Schlafly seasonals and new Can Sessions at Goebel Liquors in Wichita, Kansas.
  • Wed. 5-15 Pint Night at Tilted Kilt, St. Louis, MO.
  • Thurs. 5-16, 4-6pm - Schlafly Tasting at Wagner Wine & Spirits in Paducah, KY. Tasting Belgian Golden Ale, Summer Lager and both Can Session beers.
  • Thurs. 5-16 - ACBW Toast at ITAP Soulard.
  • Thurs. 5-16 - Cugino’s in Florissant, MO.  Schlafly specials and ACBW toast at 7pm.
  • Thurs. 5-16, 3-7pm - Tasting at SAMs Club Columbia, MO.
  • Thurs. 5-16 Schlafly can special at Uprise Bakery with a keep the glass special. Columbia, MO.
  • Thurs. 5-16, 6-9pm - Schlafly Tap Takeover at Flamingo Row in Paducah, KY. Pale Ale, Slurpin’ Bird Ale (American Brown Ale), Belgian Golden Ale, American IPA and Black IPA on tap.
  • Thurs. 5-16 - Schlafly specials at bring your own mug night at Hammerstones, STL.
  • Thurs. 5-16, 4-7pm - Sampling at John’s Grocery in Iowa City.  Pale Ale, Raspberry Hefeweizen, Belgian Golden Ale, American IPA
  • Wed. & Thurs 5-15, 5-16 - Tap invasion at The Mill Iowa City, all week. Live Music. 10-12 Schlafly taps.
  • Fri. 5-17 - Evening tasting at Hilton Airport. St. Louis, MO.
  • Fri. 5-17  - The Waiting Room (STL) celebrates ACBW with a Schlafly Pint Night
  • Fri. 5-17 - St. Peter & Pauls BBQ and Beer Tasting.
  • Fri. 5-17 - SAMs Club tasting Springfield, MO.
  • Fri. 5-17 Keep the snifter night at Barleys Brewhaus in Overland Park. Buy a pint of Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout and keep the snifter. Sampling new Can Sessions and Belgian Golden Ale, as well as tapping the last keg of Black IPA in KS.  
  • 5-17, 5-18, 5-19 Lower Town Arts & Music Festival, Paducah Kentucky.
  • Sat. 5- 18, 1-5pm - JK O’Donnels “Beoir Go Leoir” Beer Festival in Ft. Wayne, IN. Beers: Dry Hopped APA, Raspberry Hefeweizen, Kolsch, and American IPA
  • Sat. 5-18, Noon-5pm - Tasting at Dierbergs Des Peres, MO.
  • Sat. 5-18, 2-6pm - Hopfest in KC 2-6pm VIP at 1pm. Beers to be announced. At least 6 styles.
  • Sat. 5-18 - Taste of Maplewood, St.Louis, MO
  • Sat. 5-18  - Soulard Maifest
  • Sun. 5-19 - Scottish Arms – Schlafly specials – English Premiere League Soccer ticket raffle.