Applebee’s is helping out with the launch of the newest beer to join our core lineup, 1/2 Ale. All October long at 22 Applebee’s in the metro NY area, 1/2 Ale will be the beer of the month. Come out and enjoy this crisp, but refreshingly citrusy session saison.
Get your Bavarian hats and head to Blumenau, Brazil to celebrate with the largest Oktoberfest this side of the Atlantic. From October 8 to 26, come to the German Village Park pavilions for beer, food, live music and generally the most fun you can have in a packed tent. We’ll be on hand to pour Brooklyn Lager, East IPA, Sorachi Ace and, of course, Oktoberfest. Grab your tickets below and get yourself to the fest before November rolls around.
Show off your skills and enjoy your favorite fall beer at our Post Road Pumpkin Carving Contest on Thursday, October 23rd at Strikers in West Seneca, NY. The $15 registration fee includes your pumpkin, carving utensils, and a Brooklyn beer. Brooklyn beers are $1 off after your first, and we hear drinking Post Road Pumpkin Ale is great for creativity, which you’ll need since we have prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place. Make sure to register at the bar, so you can join in on the fun.
It’s the Foundation’s second birthday and they’re ready to party. Join them for an open beer bar, a silent auction, giveaways, great music, hors d’oeurves, games and more as they ring in two amazing years for the Discover Outdoors Foundation. Over 1,000 deserving New York City students have gotten into the outdoors thanks to the team’s hard work and your enthusiastic support. Don’t miss this opportunity to celebrate!
Partners from Patagonia to Gregory are poised to reward the highest bidders, Whole Foods will be catering the great food, and they have some tricks and treats up their sleeves for lucky attendees.
Come one, come all, to meet friends old and new for trail talk, frothy beers and good times, all for an outstanding cause. If you can’t attend in person but would still like to make a tax-deductible donation to support their work to get great kids into the great outdoors, you may donate here.
Tickets are $30 (if you grab them before 10/9, they are $25!).
On Thursday, October 23rd, we’re releasing an all out assault on Bronx Alehouse. With 8 lines taken over the Brooklyn team will be out in full force. Fun starts at 7pm; meet us there for pints of the following beers:
Post Road Pumpkin Ale
Fire & Ice, Brewmaster’s Reserve
Brooklyn 1/2 Ale
Black Chocolate Stout 2013
Lager has joined the tap list at Wells on Wells in Chicago, Illinois. To celebrate, we’re sampling it, plus giving out some Brooklyn swag from 7-9pm!
We are partnering with Underground Arts in Philly for their event Drunk Piano – a weekly Monday night music and comedy series hosted by the legendary session player Jay Davidson. Each week, Jay invites a group of local and international touring artists to guest star, gets a few drinks in the them, and then makes them play for the masses, culminating in a jam session that lasts all night. This Vaudevillian-style series of performances has been drawing some serious musicians – Clay Sears, Doug Grigsby, Ian McGuire, Scott Coulter, Steve Wise, Jennifer Pague, TJ Kong of TJ Kong and the Atomic Bomb, and Drew Nugent of Drew Nugent and the Midnight Society – to name a few. Enjoy a Brooklyn Lager with the show, they’ll be offered on special each week. Check the schedule here for more information on the weekly lineup.
Do you love German-inspired seasonal beers, German food, and scenic New York? We do! Enjoy fall in the most perfect way with Bear Mountain Inn’s Oktoberfest. Every weekend through October 26th, this beautiful locale in Bear Mountain, NY will host their own mini beer fest with Brooklyn’s Oktoberfest and Lager on draft. Bear Mountain is serving up authentic German fare while hosting live music by musicians from throughout the region. Check out the full calendar here and meet us there.
One of favorite homes for delectable craft beer, Craft Beer Cellar, is opening up a new location in Warwick, NY. The chain, which spans the eastern seaboard, is renown for providing an outstanding selection and is often the first the receive some of our most limited beers. Case in point, we’re celebrating their grand opening on Saturday, October 25th with a guided tasting of our newest Brooklyn Quarterly Experiment, Hand & Seal. Being sampled alongside Hand & Seal are Brooklyn Oktoberfest and our newest core release, Brooklyn 1/2 Ale, a session saison.