The Bacon and Beer Classic is a one-of-a-kind event hosted inside major league baseball stadiums across America. Enjoy New York City’s Bacon and Beer Classic on Saturday, July 26th, 2014. When you enter the legendary home of the New York Mets, Citi Field Ballpark, you will explore the stadiums concourse all while sipping hundreds of craft brew samples and enjoying mouth-watering bacon-inspired tastes local NYC restaurants have cooked up exclusively for the event. While you’re savoring the sips and tastes of the event, you’ll enjoy great music, play interactive games that will bring out your inner kid, as well as participate in cooking demos and beer schools. They’re offering two sessions: brunch (12-3pm) and evening (7-10pm) with tickets for just $59. Being a Brooklyn Brewery loyalist earns you 20% off admission though, so have at it. Tickets here:
There’s a brand-new BQE in town, and it goes by the name of Cuvee Noire. This barrel-aged, Belgian-style stout is making it’s Chicago debut at Bottles + Cans on Thursday, June 26th from 5-8pm. We’ll have buttons, stickers, caps & snacks on hand, as well as a few other bottles, including:
Treat your wrists to a night of free pinball with Whopper Wednesdays at the Library Square Public House. Take on an array of classic pinball machines fueled by $6 beer and wings specials and $10 pitchers. Doors open at 6 PM and league play commences at 7 PM, so be sure to come early to bask in pinball glory. Miss it this Wednesday? Don’t worry, we’ll still be there next Wednesday.
City Beer Hall in Albany, NY is kick up all kinds of fun on July 31st with their Country Boil. Good ‘ol fashioned in nature, this boil will a classic stirrup of Cajun seasoned crawfish, Andouille sausage, corn on the cob, and boiled red bliss potatoes. Wash it all down with Brooklyn Lager and Summer Ale. And make sure you join in the raffle, we’re giving a way a pair of Yankees vs. Astro tickets. It’s a country party in the middle of downtown City Albany with some Cajun flair and serious East Coast Brooklyn Beer!
Join Brooklyn’s Chris Creagh on Thursday, July 31st for an all-out assault on The Storehouse’s Draft System. This party celebrates the Brewmaster’s Reserve series, featuring our current darling, Ridgy-Didge, and bringing back old favorites like Mary’s Maple Porter, Hammarby Syndrome, and Silver Anniversary Lager. Rounding out the crew is everyone’s favorite seasonal draft, Brooklyn Summer Ale. We’ll see you at the bar from 6-8pm for pints and lots of fun Brooklyn giveaways.
Join Brooklyn’s Patrick Paulick at Whole Foods Market in Dedham, MA on July 31st to learn a little bit more about the Brooklyn Brewery’s history and roster of beers. While knowledgable Patrick weaves a great tale, this is not the only draw. Patrick will be multi-tasking, pouring Brooklyn Summer Ale, Brooklyn Blast!, Sorachi Ace, Silver Anniversary Lager, and a beer from our brand new Brooklyn Quarterly Experiment barrel-aged series, Wild Streak. Come by, snack, listen to some cool stories, and grab a six pack to take home.
Join Brooklyn Brewery every Friday for The Buffalo Bison’s Friday Night Bash at Coca-Cola Field. Starting at 5pm Brooklyn Brewery beers will be $3 with pints and cans available around the stadium including Pettibones Grill. Games will start at 7:05pm and after the game there will be fireworks each week. The season’s Friday lineup is below. Come out and root for the home team!
May 16th – Buffalo Bisons vs. Gwinnett
May 30th – Buffalo Bisons vs. Syracuse
June 6th – Buffalo Bisons vs. Toledo
June 20th – Buffalo Bisons vs. Rochester
June 27th – Buffalo Bisons vs. Columbus
July 11th – Buffalo Bisons vs. Durham
July 25th – Buffalo Bisons vs. Lehigh Valley
August 1st – Buffalo Bisons vs. Indianapolis
August 22nd – Buffalo Bisons vs. Scranton WB
As Philly’s Second Street Festival winds down, things over at Jerry’s Bar will just be starting up. Jerry’s will be hosting us for an all star tap attack, featuring 6 lines absolutely dedicated to Brooklyn. Brooklyn’s Miles Moser will be hand with plenty of giveaways.
Brooklyn East India Pale Ale
Brooklyn Pennant Ale
Hammarby Syndrome, Brewmaster’s Reserve
Ridgy-Didge, Brewmaster’s Reserve
Buy the Brooklyn pint, keep the glass at Tilted Kilt on Tuesday, August 5th. Brooklyn’s Chris Vasquez is hosting a Brooklyn Brewery Tap Attack from 7pm on with a draft list that featured Brooklyn Lager, Brooklyn East India Pale Ale, Sorachi Ace, and a first taste of this year’s Brooklyn Oktoberfest and Post Road Pumpkin Ale.
On Tuesday, August 5th WORD bookstore is hosting the launch of Jesus Lizard front man David Yow’s new book, Copycat: And a Litter of Other Cats. David Yow’s cat portraits, captured here for the first time in book form, are bold, striking, hilarious, and beautiful. Each portrait is based around a pun, but they capture so much more than wordplay. All cat lovers will find something to relish in this gorgeous coffee-table book, which is the perfect gift for cat enthusiasts, animal lovers, and anyone with a playful sense of humor. Said one member of the Brooklyn Brewery Marketing Unit, “This looks like the best event ever.” We’ll see you there.