Event: 'Greater Lafayette Craft Beer Week' Print
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Date: Sunday, August 18, 2013 - 9:00 am
Duration: 7 Days

Friends of Downtown is proud to present GREATER LAFAYETTE CRAFT BEER WEEK in celebration of the role our community has played in the rising craft beer renaissance.  Beginning Sunday, August 18, local breweries, restaurants, bars and retailers will be showcasing the quality and persity of Indiana craft beer.  Look for a week of beer dinners, educational events, tap takeovers & more culminating with the area’s biggest and best beer tasting, Beers Across the Wabash, on Saturday, August 24.  Experience the world of craft beer like never before:  explore the infinite possibilities of pairing beer and food; discover the history of brewing in Tippecanoe County; learn the basics of brewing process; participate in a hands-on demonstration with one of the local homebrew clubs; and so much more.  You can access the full schedule of events via the Friends of Downtown Facebook page, or at BeersAcrosstheWabash.com  We’d like to thank the following local businesses for contributing their time and effort to make Greater Lafayette Craft Beer Week possible:  People’s Brewing Company; Lafayette Brewing Company; McGraw’s Steak & Chop House; Black Sparrow Pub; Scotty’s Brewhouse; Main Street Wine & Cheese; Lenehan’s Pub;  MBAH Insurance and last, but certainly not least, our title sponsor for Beers Across the Wabash- Village Bottle Shoppes.

Greater Lafayette Craft Beer Week Schedule:


All Week:  Village Bottle Shoppes will be offering a specially priced Indiana craft beer each day of the week.


Sunday, August 18- McGraw’s presents Craft Beer Dinner featuring beers from People’s and Lafayette Brewing, reservations required


Monday, August 19- People’s Brewing presents an Open House of their new expansion 5 pm to 8 pm.  People’s will also offer $2 off growler refills all week.


Tuesday, August 20- Lafayette Brewing Co. presents All About Beer 7 pm, free.  LBC will also offer $6 growler refills all week beginning Sunday, 8/18, thru Saturday, 8/24


Wednesday, August 21- Main Street Wine & Cheese presents Beer & Cheese Pairings , all day


Thursday, August 22- Scotty’s presents $2.50 pints of all Thr3eWise Men beer, all day.  Scotty’s will also be offering a free pint glass with each $8 fill of Thr3e Wise Men growlers all week.


Friday, August 23- Lenehan’s Pub presents IN Craft Beer Tap Takeover featuring beers from Thr3e Wisemen, Flat 12 Bierwerks, Upland, Sun King, and Figure 8, 6 pm to close


Saturday, August 24- Beers Across the Wabash, John T. Myers Pedestrian Bridge 1 pm – 5 pm, tickets $60 VIP/$35 General admission


Sunday, August 26- Black Sparrow Pub presents an Indiana Craft Beer Brunch 11 am – 3 pm