Athens Beer Week
APRIL 3-9, 2017

ATHENS, GEORGIA, USA

  • An exciting week of spring beer events in the beautiful college town of Athens, Georgia, USA.
  • Come out and support local craft beer!
  • See below for the full calendar of events that culminates with Classic City Brew Fest!
  • Twitter hashtag: #ATHBW
 

































Photos by Kathleen Mansfield, Phil Farrell, Ale Sharpton & Owen Ogletree.


Come Help Us Celebrate

CRAFT BEER IN ATHENS, GA!
Local Breweries:
Terrapin
Creature Comforts
Southern Brewing Company
Copper Creek Brewpub
Akademia Brewing (Coming This Fall)

  • Enjoy exciting tours of our local breweries, beer dinners, craft beer celebrations, special tappings and MORE during Athens Craft Beer Week that culminates on Sunday, April 9 with the 22nd annual Classic City Brew Fest!
  • Athens has become known around the Southeast as an upcoming center for craft beer.
  • As a beautiful, progressive and welcoming college town, Athens offers a wide range of restaurants, pubs and nightlife.
  • Post your photos and comments on our Athens Beer Week Facebook page.
  • Full calendar of events for Athens Beer Week is below...






2017 Athens Beer Week Events
- Check Back Often for Updates -


 
MONDAY, 4/3

  • TERRAPIN pint night at Blind Pig Tavern East Side.
  • 05:00 PM - AKADEMIA BREWING / SOUTHERN BREWING tap event at Chops & Hops in Watkinsville. Three SBC and Two Akademia beers on with special give-aways and flights.
  • BEEF 'O' BRADY'S local (Athens/Atlanta) beer flights for only $7.50.
  • TRAPPEZE PUB will be tapping rare beers all week.

TUESDAY, 4/4

  • 04:00 PM - COPPER CREEK BREWPUB $2 house pints all evening.
  • 05:00 PM - CREATURE COMFORTS brewery tour.
  • 06:00 PM - SOUTH KITCHEN + BAR hosts a night with Southern Brewing Company featuring kegs of wine barrel-aged Cecil, Warpig and Wild Azalea IPA. Special guest Josh Aaron from Akademia Brewing will be on hand with a keg of Willett barrel-aged Noctua, and chef Benson will have a tasty SBC inspired special.
  • 06:30 PM - Optional CLASSIC CITY BREW FEST VOLUNTEER meeting for those interesting in pouring at a specific table. http://www.classiccitybrew.com/brewfest.html#volunteer
  • SOUTHERN BREWING COMPANY tap takeover at South Kitchen & Bar.
  • 08:30 PM - HI-LO LOUNGE beer trivia with prizes.
  • 09:00 PM - TERRAPIN KARAOKE at Mellow Mushroom.
  • BEEF 'O' BRADY'S local (Athens/Atlanta) beer flights for only $7.50.
  • TRAPPEZE PUB will be tapping rare beers all week.

WEDNESDAY, 4/5

  • RED HARE tap takeover at The Place with Long Night Lager, Gem City Lager, Ain’t That a Peach Berliner Weisse, Cotton Tail Pale, Gangway IPA, SPF 50/50 and Watership Brown.
  • 05:00 PM - CREATURE COMFORTS brewery tour. The brewery will be pouring Painkiller Paradiso during tours. Painkiller Paradiso is 4.5% ABV Athena Paradiso with toasted coconut, pineapple, orange zest and nutmeg inspired by a brewery-wide love of tiki cocktails and our friends at The Old Pal.
  • 05:30 PM - TERRAPIN brewery tour.
  • 05:30 PM - TERRAPIN tapping of Cumulus Lupulus at Blue Sky Bar.
  • SOUTHERN BREWING COMPANY tap takeover at The Root.
  • BEEF 'O' BRADY'S local (Athens/Atlanta) beer flights for only $7.50.
  • TRAPPEZE PUB will be tapping rare beers all week.

THURSDAY, 4/6

  • 05:00 PM - CREATURE COMFORTS brewery tour. The brewery will be pouring Painkiller Paradiso during tours. Painkiller Paradiso is 4.5% ABV Athena Paradiso with toasted coconut, pineapple, orange zest and nutmeg inspired by a brewery-wide love of tiki cocktails and our friends at The Old Pal.
  • 05:00 PM - SOUTHERN BREWING COMPANY tour.
  • 05:30 PM - TERRAPIN brewery tour.
  • SOUTHERN BREWING COMPANY tap takeover at Blue Sky Bar.
  • TERRAPIN special barrel-aged beers at Trappeze.
  • BEEF 'O' BRADY'S local (Athens/Atlanta) beer flights for only $7.50.
  • 06:00 PM - TRAPPEZE PUB night with Terrapin Beer Company featuring kegs of 14th Anniversary, Cumulus Lupus, Road Warrior, "T" Time, Angel's Envy Barrel-aged Rye3 and White wine barrel-aged Vapricot aka Abbey Noir.

FRIDAY, 4/7

  • 01:00 PM - TERRAPIN brewery tour.
  • 04:30 PM - SOUTHERN BREWING COMPANY tour.
  • 05:00 PM - CREATURE COMFORTS brewery tour.
  • SOUTHERN BREWING COMPANY tap takeover at Saucehouse.
  • BEEF 'O' BRADY'S local (Athens/Atlanta) beer flights for only $7.50.
  • TRAPPEZE PUB will be tapping rare beers all week.

SATURDAY, 4/8

  • 11:00 AM - CATCH 22 GASTROPUB - Special beers and lunch items.
  • 01:00 PM - CREATURE COMFORTS brewery tour.
  • 02:30 PM - SOUTHERN BREWING COMPANY tour.
  • 04:30 PM - TERRAPIN'S 15th ANNIVERSARY CARNIVAL. Terrapin Beer Company. Unique casks, barrel aged beers and brand new offerings. Use discount code CLASSICCITY for $5 off tickets!
  • BEEF 'O' BRADY'S local (Athens/Atlanta) beer flights for only $7.50.
  • TRAPPEZE PUB will be tapping rare beers all week.

SUNDAY, 4/9

  • 02:30 PM - 22nd annual CLASSIC CITY BREW FEST, Graduate Athens Hotel. 400+ beers to sample, Cask Ale Pavilion and live music!
  • 06:00 PM - POST-BREWFEST GATHERINGS at COPPER CREEK brewpub, TRAPPEZE PUB and HI-LO LOUNGE. Trappeze will be tapping special kegs and casks from Georgia breweries.



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