Albany Craft Beer Week


ALB.CBW.2018 (April 2-7) is a week dedicated to FUN, CRAFT BEER and THE CITY OF ALBANY! Expect it to be filled to the brim with craft beer events held at better beer establishments all over Albany emphasizing/celebrating the long-cultivated craft beer scene and elevated gastronomic fare that the area has to offer.

ALL WEEK @ City Line Bar & Grill: New York vs. Vermont Continuous Tap Takeover

ALL WEEK @ Oliver's & Westmere Beverage: Penny Growler & Crowler Sale!

ALL WEEK @ Oliver's & Westmere Beverage: 10% off all Druthers and Nine Pin bottles/cans!

Monday 4-2-18 @ City Beer Hall: Hudson Valley Beer Dinner featuring Industrial Arts, Sloop, West Kill & Plan Bee

Monday 4-2-18 @ Excelsior Pub: SAME DAY Sloop Juice Bomb Keg Tapping

Monday 4-2-18 @ Junior's: Sam Adams '76 Cooler Scooter Giveaway for Men's College Basketball Championship

Monday 4-2-18 @ Savoy Taproom 8PM: Founders KBS Kickoff

Monday 4-2-18 @ Tipsy Moose Tap & Tavern: 21st Amendment Tap Takeover

Tuesday 4-3-18 @ Albany Ale & Oyster: Hill Farmstead Tap Takeover with 8+ beers

Tuesday 4-3-18 @ Bomber's: Trivia Night with Bell's Brewery

Tuesday 4-3-18 @ Center Square Pub: Happy Hour Featuring Long Trail Cranberry Gose & VT IPA

Tuesday 4-3-18 @ City Beer Hall: Tacos & Trivia sponsored by Common Roots

Tuesday 4-3-18 @ Excelsior Pub: Name That Tune with Empire Brewing

Tuesday 4-3-18 @ Lionheart: Bell's Brewery Night featuring a keg of Wild One

Tuesday 4-3-18 @ Wolff's Biergarten: Pour Your Own Pint Night with Left Hand Brewing

Tuesday 4-3-18 @ Westmere Beverage 4:30-6:30PM: Sam Pagano, Head Brewer of C.H. Evans (Albany Pump Station) will be hanging out and sampling one of his beers PLUS sampling his Top Five Craft Beers EVER - the beers from other brewers that made him fall in love with beer and inspired him to brew for a living!

Tuesday 4-3-18 @ World Of Beer: Trivia Night with Firestone Walker

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ Albany Ale & Oyster: Fiddlehead Tap Takevover

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ City Beer Hall: Beats & Meats - cheese/charcuterie specials for weekly vinyl night including craft can specials

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ City Beer Hall: WEQX LIVE BROADCAST

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ Excelsior Pub: Roscoe Trout Town Tasting

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ Hill Street Cafe: Sloop Happy Hour

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ The Merry Monk: 2 for 1 Mussels Night hosted by Lagunitas

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ Lost & Found: Southern Tier Blackwater Series pairing w/Girl Scout Cookies

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ The Low Beat: Lagunitas presents the Dead Beats

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ Madison Pour House: Taco Night featuring Graft

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ Olde English Pub: Firestone Lager Launch Night with Firestone Walker

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ Westmere Beverage 4-6PM: Alejandro (owner, founder, cidermaker) from Nine Pin helps kick off the launch of Brew Crew Blue collaboration cider.

Wednesday 4-4-18 @ World Of Beer: Fiddlehead Tap Takeover

Thursday 4-5-18 @ Albany Ale & Oyster: Common Roots & Plan Bee Collaboration Beer Event

Thursday 4-5-18 @ Allen Street Pub: The Return of BREW DOG to the Capital Region!

Thursday 4-5-18 @ CH Evans Brewing (Albany Pump Station) 6PM: Warehouse Poker Pub Crawl (This event travels from CH Evans to Albany Distilling, Nine Pin & Fort Orange Brewing)

Thursday 4-5-18 @ City Beer Hall: BRAWL AT THE HALL: Peekskill vs. Sloop

Thursday 4-5-18 @ Excelsior Pub 8pm: Trivia hosted by Brewery Ommegang (First of a month-long trivia spree ending in Jack White tickets at Brewery Ommegang!)

Thursday 4-5-18 @ The Hollow 6-8pm: 4 Rogue kegs on tap with food pairings & Keith ( from Rogue) w/Giant Jenga

Thursday 4-5-18 @ Lark Tavern: Troegs Pint Night (Gear giveaway & tap takeover)

Thursday 4-5-18 @ Lionheart: Dogfish Head Night (Gear giveaway & tap takeover)

Thursday 4-5-18 @ Olde English Pub: R.S. Taylor Tap Takeover

Thursday 4-5-18 @ WEQX (VT): On-air beer tasting with Joe T. from Sloop Brewing

Thursday 4-5-18 @ Westmere Beverage 3-5pm: Rogue Ales Sampling with Keith (from Rogue)

Thursday 4-5-18 @ Westmere Beverage 5-7pm: Peak Organic Sampling

Thursday 4-5-18 @ Westmere Beverage 4-6pm: Ommegang Sampling featuring Duvel Triple Hop, Barrel-Aged Three Philosophers, and 20th Anniversary Ale

Thursday 4-5-18 @ World of Beer: Lagunitas and Lawn Games

Friday 4-6-18 @ Albany Ale & Oyster: Tap Takeover with Equilibrium and District 96

Friday 4-6-18 @ City Beer Hall: LIC Beer Project tap takeover - 8 draft lines of LIC

Friday 4-6-18 @ Delaware Supply: Hudson Valley Brewery Night

Friday 4-6-18 @ Excelsior Pub: Beat the Brewer Pinball Night with Community Beer Works

Friday 4-6-18 @ The Hollow: Ithaca Beer Co. Happy Hour

Friday 4-6-18 @ Lark Street: Ithaca Beer Co. Pub Crawl (Bombers, Café Hollywood, Lark Tavern, Lion Heart)

Friday 4-6-18 @ Lark Tavern: Ballast Point Sampling & Founders CBS keg tapping

Friday 4-6-18 @ Lionheart 7PM: Founders Barrel-Aged Beers on tap including KBS

Friday 4-6-18 @ Lost & Found: Late Night Brewer's Karaoke

Friday 4-6-18 @ Merry Monk 7-9pm: Ommegang Pilot Beer release and Duvel Perfect Pour Certification

Friday 4-6-18 @ Pint Sized (New Location 250 Lark): 'Pint Sized Preview' - Best of Remarkable Liquids

Friday 4-6-18 @ Tipsy Moose Tap & Tavern: 21st Amendment Tap Takeover

Friday 4-6-18 @ Twisted Vine: Peekskill Brewery Meet The Brewer Night

Friday 4-6-18 @ Track 32: Troegs Prime Rib Dinner Night

Friday 4-6-18 @ Westmere Beverage 4-6PM: Zero Gravity Sampling

Friday 4-6-18 @ Wolff's Biergarten: Bell's Brewery Night (Gear giveaway & tap takeover)

Friday 4-6-18 @ World of Beer: Sixpoint Resurrection Night

Saturday 4-7-18 @ Washington Ave Armory Albany Craft Beer Festival Sessions One (12-3pm) & Two (4-7pm)

Saturday 4-7-18 @ City Beer Hall: Official ALB.CBW.2018 Afterparty starting at 3PM

Saturday 4-7-18 @ Pint Sized (New Location 250 Lark): 'Pint Sized Preview' - Best of Craft Beer Guild

Sunday 4-8-18 @ City Beer Hall: Official ALB.CBW.2018 Hangover Brunch sponsored by Spiked Seltzer