Will You Beer My Valentine? 2018

No matter how you feel about Valentine’s Day, Colorado breweries have you covered. Sweets, arts & crafts, new beer releases, bacon, anti-Valentine parties, and more!

Here are 20+ awesome Valentine’s Day beer events to choose from!

***All events in this post are on Wed., February 14th***

2-10pm: Anti Valentines Day Party and Cherry Cordial Snowed In Release at Copper Kettle Brewing Company

Valentines Day is lame, new Snowed In flavors are not.

Single, taken, netflix n’ chillin…whatever your status, you’re definitely going to want to mingle with us on Valentines Day this year as we release Cherry Cordial Snowed In! This is a one time only, single keg release and will not be available in stores, bombers, crowlers, or growlers.

Forgot to get a valentine for your valentine? We’ll also have anti-valentine coloring sheets, mad-libs, and cards for you to share with your pals!

6-7:30pm: BACON+ CRAFT BEER PAIRING at SomePlace Else Brewery

Get away from the crazy restaurant sene on Valentines day and come join us for our monthly Bacon and craft beer pairing! Corner of Gourmet cures all of the Bacon in-house and will be pairing a 4 course meal with the delicious hand crafted beer from Someplace Else Brewery in Arvada.

$30 per person comes with a 4 course meal paired with four 4 oz beers with a 8oz of your choice at the end!

7-9:30pm: Valentine’s Chocolate & Beer Pairing at Black Shirt Brewing

Looking for a unique way to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Come on in to our taproom for a special Chocolate & Beer Pairing from 7-9pm featuring local sweets from Cultura Craft Chocolate and live music from The Dollhouse Thieves until 9:30pm.

For $15, you will receive a pairing of 4 chocolates with 4 beers and a live show. No tickets necessary!

Pairing Menu:
• 70% Mexican Spice paired with Electric Ladyland Raspberry Saison. Dark Chocolate infused with ceylon cinnamon and guajillo
chile and garnished with toasted almonds.
• 70% Whiskey + Nibs paired with Stringbender Saison. Dark Chocolate infused with Deerhammer’s Single Malt Whiskey and sprinkled with cacao nibs.
• 60% Espresso + Sea Salt paired with Black Beacon Sound Imperial Red Rye Stout. Creamy Dark Milk Chocolate garnished with an Espresso and Sea Salt Brittle.
• 85% Haiti paired with Fourtrack Porter. Single Origin Extra Dark Chocolate made with cacao from Haiti. Notes of raisins, biscuits, malt.


6-10pm: Valentine’s Day Dinner for Two at Kokopelli Beer Company

Kokopelli Beer Company is the best place to celebrate your love of your significant other with your love of beer and pizza! We are hosting a special $50 Pre Fixe dinner for Valentine’s Day including:
1 large ❤️ shaped specialty pizza
2 side salads
2 drinks (beer or wine)
and a homemade dessert to share!

Reservations are required. Please send an email to social@kokopellibeer.com including the following:
Phone number 
Date preferred (Friday, February 9 or Saturday, February 10, or February 14<–very limited seating! 6pm and 8pm only on Valentine’s Day)
Time preferred
Number of people (1 couple or multiple?)

We will call you back to confirm scheduling.


4-10pm: Valentine’s Day: Barley & Hops for Beer Lovers at BRU

Join us for our special Valentine’s Menu that celebrates our love (and yours) for all things barley and hops. Call 720-638-5193 to reserve your seat.


8-10pm: Dirty Laundry Dating Show: Valentine’s Day Edition at Ratio Beerworks

Tired of Tinder? Bummed out by Bumble? Welcome to the hot new way to find that special someone…the Dirty Laundry Dating Show! Like a modern crazy version of “The Dating Game”, Dirty Laundry is Denver’s only live dating show where contestants compete to go on a date with a special guest dreamboat every month at Ratio Beerworks. The show is going to have lots of laughs, plenty of intrigue, and maybe a little love this Valentine’s Day!
Hosted by: Nick Gossert & Kacy Dahl

Dream dates provided by our friends at el Camino Community Tavern!

8pm – FREE – Hell Yeah

5-9pm: Singles Awareness Day at Brewability Lab

We are hosting our second annual SAD Party!
-MEAT (on a stick) from Copacabana Grill
-beat your ex pinata
-dart your ex
-curse your ex
-tarot card reading
And more!

6:30-8:30pm: February Paint Night Party at Big Choice Brewing

Our February Paint Night Party with Creative U is geared towards couples for Valentine’s Day on Wednesday, February 14th. The design features two burlap canvases with a full phrase painted on it when lined up side by side. 

Tickets are $40/ group of two and includes your first two 10 oz pours of beer. Reserve your spot early. All our past Paint Night Parties have SOLD OUT and only 10 sets of tickets will be sold for our February paint night. 

**Please note you only need to sign up once for both of you to be registered!

Please arrive 10 mins early to check in with Lisa and pick up a drink ticket + apron. Please keep in mind this is an art event. Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting a little paint on! 

It’s also BYOV (Bring Your Own Vinyl) and Local Business Night. Receive $2 off your first pint of beer when you bring a record to play from 6pm-close.


4pm: Belgian Chocolate Raspberry Love Stout Tapping at Strange Craft

This ​Valentine’s Day beer combines massive amounts of cacao nibs and raspberries into a roasty, barrel-aged Imperial Stout.​ ​After the initial impact of roast, dark chocolate, and fruit, notes of vanilla, oak, coffee, appear in the background.​ ​10.9% ABV.

5-9pm: Big Thompson Cupcake and Beer Pairing at Big Thompson Brewery

Join us this Valentine’s Day in the taproom for an evening of Cupcakes and Beer!
We are teaming up with B.sweet.cupcakes here in Loveland for 4 unique cupcakes paired with 4 beers. For just $15 you can enjoy all of the Cupcakes and Beer!
Tastings start at 5pm and will go as long as supplies last! Cupcakes will be limited so RSVP by calling the taproom at 970-619-8138 or show up early on 2/14!

4:30-10pm: Valentine’s Day Dinner at Briar Common Brewery + Eatery

Valentine’s Day Dinner – Beer paired to a 3 course menu.

Course 1- Share one choice

– Crispy fingerling potatoes, white cheddar fondue, house sweet pickles, crispy onion, chive horseradish aioli
– Ahi tuna poke, Avocado, mango, sweet soy, pickled onion, puffed sushi rice, crispy shallot

Course 2- Choose one each

– Beef filet, smoked mushroom, cheddar Aligot potatoes, charred scallion hollandaise
– White miso glazed black cod, kimchi fried rice, pickled shitake, red chile sabayon, sweet soy
– Roasted delicata squash, squash puree, roasted apples, parsnip, turnip, sunflower sprouts and seeds

Dessert- To Share

– Chocolate tasting- Chocolate Pate, Triple chocolate brownie, Chocolate Belgian waffle ice cream sandwich

6:30-8:30pm: Valentine’s Bomber Painting at Living The Dream Brewing Co.

A step by step guided painting experience with Canvas & Cocktails, Living The Dream Brewing, and The Chocolate Therapist. Fly solo, or bring your Valentine! $40 includes bomber, all painting materials, instruction, and your first Living The Dream pint. The Chocolate Therapist is serving up chocolate flights,and the Farmer in the Hive will be putting out delicious dishes. What a great night!

Boulder Beer

7-8pm: Speed Dating w/ The Rooster at Boulder Beer on Walnut

Walk right in and meet the love of your life*. Spend 7 minutes with each person while enjoying a BOGO drink on us! Must be 21+ and prizes include TRUE LOVE ♥*.

Event begins at 7pm, so arrive a little early and get ready for a Valentine’s Day to remember. We will have an extended happy hour just in case you hit it off with your new special someone and want to chat a bit longer.

*not guaranteed

7-9pm: Valentine’s Day Knots and Beer! at Upslope Brewing Company (Flatiron Ct)

How about a different sort of Valentines date night? Did you know that every knot serves a different purpose? Knowing how to tie various knots can go a long way to getting yourself out of tricky situations in the wilderness and around the home. These skills can help you get in or out of some “knotty” situations.

We will learn to tie (hopefully):

-Double half-hitch
-Square knot
-Trucker’s hitch
-Clove hitch
-Tautline hitch
-Sheet bend
-Monkey’ paw

**Tickets include:** tying knots, FREE Summer OUTDOOR ADVENTURE QUEST registration ($75 dollar value), 1 Upslope beer, goodies from Huppybar, and door prizes!

Go to **http://www.outdooradventurequest.com/** for more information

**Cost:** $20 dollars

5-9pm: Chocolate & Beer Pairing at City Star Brewing

Join us for City Star Brewing’s 6th Annual Valentine’s Day Chocolate & Beer Pairing. The self-guided pairing includes 5 beers (4oz tasters) expertly paired with 5 craft chocolates. Pairings will be available anytime on Wednesday, 2/14 from 5-9pm, $20/ea. Share or enjoy solo!

Reserve your pairing today: citystarbrewing.com/chocolate-beer

7:30-9:30pm: Valentines Day Painting Party! at The Hop Grenade Taproom Fort Collins

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved one by creating a masterpiece together! Our painting party includes hands-on instructions to paint two canvases (that create one piece of art), two beers, an appetizer, trivia, karaoke and a raffle for $65!

RSVP to reserve your spot!

5-10pm: Valentine’s Revenge Party! at Grandma’s House

Grandma was scorned too many times before finding the true love of her life, hops! So in Grandma’s tradition, we will spend Valentine’s Day with beers and friends creating effigies of past lovers who deserve a bit of heartache for what they did to Grandma!

Wanderculinarilust will be joining us on the Valentine’s Revenge Festivities from 5pm-10pm for some good food and Grandma’s House beer pairings to go along with the fun!

*As always crafting supplies are free with the purchase of a full beer!

5pm: Cherry Chocolate Porter Release! at Broken Plow Brewery

Bring your valentine for an evening of Cherries and Chocolate all in a smooth satiny craft Porter. It’s also a Geeks Who Drink Trivia night plus Between The Bunz will have dinner. A fun date night with your sweetie.

5, 7, or 9pm: Valentine’s Day 3 Course Dinner with Vegan Van at Alternation Brewing

Valentine’s Day Dinner by Vegan Van. Come enjoy a special 3 course prefixed dinner + beer pairing with your loved one this Valentine’s Day. The dinner will take place at Alternation Brewing. Reservation times are 5, 7 and 9 with very limited seating as we want this dinner to be intimate and very special. Call to make your reservation 303-656-1964. 

4-9:30pm: Valentine’s Day Beer + Chocolate Pairing at Cerebral Brewing

We’re so excited to be teaming up with a local favorite, Copia Confectionery for a Valentines Day pop-up and pairing!

We have hand selected four of our beers to be paired up with four confections to create a Valentine’s Day experience you’ll actually want to remember. No reservations required.

Here is the lineup (subject to change):

• Under The Stars (Imperial S’mores Milk Stout) paired with a S’mores French Macaron filled with dark chocolate ganache and marshmallow fluff
• Tandem Jet Pack (Tropical DIPA) paired with a coconut and citrus zest truffle
• Pineapple-ing Through Dimensions (100% Brettanomyces fermented Saison with pineapple) paired with a rum-spiced pineapple upside-down “cake” truffle
• Smooth Moves (guava, strawberry & pineapple Berliner Weisse with lactose) paired with a spicy guava caramel truffle

Beer + Truffle flights will be $18. You will receive your flight of beer at the bar and then head over to the chocolate station to pick up your truffles. We will be providing descriptions of both the beers and the truffles to help guide you.

Please note that this is not a ticketed event. Everything will be purchased at the bar and additional truffles will be available for purchase at the chocolate station.

3-9pm: Cupid is Stupid at Ursula Brewery

Instead of wasting your time and money on cards, flowers, candy, dumb stuffed animals and expensive reservations, you should be drinking craft beer with us!

On Monday February 12th we will be hosting our first annual Anti-Valentine’s Day event!

– Tell us about your worst Valentine’s Day ever!
Worst gets a prize!
– Make your own mean cards
Best ones to be displayed on our walls!
– Transform nice candy hearts into mean ones
You can take them home or add them to our collage!
– 90s dance music all night
Get ready to boogie!

*more details and activities to come!

12pm: Valentines Brew Release at Launch Pad Brewery

Get your sweetie a unique and delicious gift this year! We are releasing our BARREL AGED CHOCOLATE STRAWBERRY IMPERIAL BRETT BLONDE at 12pm on 2/9. First 50 bottles will come with a box of specially made strawberry chocolate truffles made with this BEER! (+ additional $).

6:30-9:30pm: My Barrel Aged Valentine – Valentine’s Day Dinner at Mockery Brewing

We are bringing back our Valentine’s Day Food and Beer Pairing Dinner with GB Culinary, but this time with a twist! The beers to be served are exclusively from our barrel aging program and were selected to warm the heart. GB Culinary will be presenting a delicious farm-to-table four course meal thoughtfully crafted and paired with each specialty barrel aged brew in mind.

This event sold out in its first year, tickets will go on sale Friday January 26th at 10 am and will be $85/ticket.

GB Culinary Concepts is owned by Chef Grant Buchanan. GB Culinary Concepts was created to provide Grant’s community with the fresh, tasty, and creative version of the culinary world that is his passion. Grant will be creating a locally and seasonally inspired meal for our Valentine’s Day dinner cooking and pairing a Mockery beer with each course.

Menu coming soon.


1-11:30pm: Chocolate & Beer Pairing at Twenty Brew TapHouse

Come Celebrate Valentine’s Day with us. Chocolate & Beer Pairing (more announced later).

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