Collaboration Fest: Cheers to Another Great Year!

On Saturday, March 25, hundreds of excited beer lovers attended the 4th Annual Collaboration Fest. Collaboration Fest is one of the most unique beer festivals in the country, as each beer is created specifically for this event. Not only that, but every beer was brewed collaboratively between two or more breweries, with some having as many as…

2017 Collaboration Fest Pour List is available!

What: The 4th Annual Collaboration Fest  When: Saturday, March 25, 4-7 pm (3 pm for VIP) Where: the National Western Complex (4655 Humboldt St, Denver) Why: To try over 100 special beer projects from nearly 200 breweries! By now you’ve probably heard of a little thing called Collaboration Fest. Started in 2014, this festival is like…

Collaboration Fest 2016: The Best Year Yet!

The third annual Collaboration Fest was last Saturday, March 19th at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. In addition to over 85 unique beers, this fest is one-of-a-kind in that it brings to light the camaraderie and extraordinary relationships among so many brewers. It is this spirit of working together that adds something special to to the overall…

March Beer Events

Here are some fun beer events to consider in March. Also check out my St. Patrick’s Day post (including St. Patrick’s Day Parade) for holiday-specific events! Plus, Colorado Craft Beer Week is March 19-27, so there is LOTS to do! Wed., Mar. 2, 6-11 p.m.: Homebrewer Appreciation Night, hosted by Fermentologists & TRVE at TRVE…

Collaboration Fest 2016!

Collaboration Fest will be held on Saturday, March 19 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Now in its third year, this year’s festival features 149 breweries from 5 countries and 21 states. It is shaping up to be the biggest, best Collaboration Fest yet! Those who have attended before know what a unique beer festival…

Collaboration Fest 2015: Recap

The second annual Collaboration Fest was a huge success. With 70 collaborations, 2000 attendees and a larger venue, this year’s festival was even bigger and better than last year. Collaboration Fest 2015 was held on the club level of Sports Authority Field at Mile High with fantastic views of downtown Denver. There was more than enough…

Collaboration Fest 2015: Breakout Sessions

Attending Collaboration Fest next Saturday, March 21st? If so, check out these breakout sessions that will be going on during the festival. And don’t worry–you can take your beer with you! Sour Beers with Lauren Salazar Time: 5:00 pm Guests will learn about the art of blending from grain to glass focusing on techniques Lauren…

Collaboration Fest 2015 Beer Update

After sampling so many great beers at last year’s Collaboration Fest, I was a little sad that I wouldn’t be able to get a full pour any of them. I was grateful to have gotten to try them, but getting only a few ounces of something so amazing was a bit of a tease. So…

Collaboration Fest is back! Saturday, March 21st, at 3:00 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Tickets are on sale now!  The current list of collaborations include: All Summit County Collaboration – The Bakers’ Brewery, Breckenridge Brewery, Backcountry Brewery, Dillon Dam  Brewery, Broken Compass Brewing and Pug Ryans Brewing Company BJ’s BrewHouse – Boulder and Vindication…