Albany Craft Beer Week kicks off today and runs through May 4th with all kinds of fun events going on all week long! If you're a lover of craft beer, man, you are going to be very happy this week. And you have to make sure you make time in your schedule to check out all the great things going on. It's a week dedicated to craft beer, fun and downtown Albany. You can't lose. Check out all the things going on this week to celebrate Craft Beer Week below, and then let me know if you'll be participating. Head to the TRY Facebook page and tell me what looks best to you!
Monday 4-29-19 5-7PM @ Loch & Quay: Prize Pong Featuring Chatham Brewing
Monday 4-29-19 @ Excelsior Pub: Bolton Landing Brewing Company Launch Party
Tuesday 4-30-19 4:30PM @ Westmere Beverage: Sloop Clean Islands Release & Hot Dog Grillin’ PARTY!
Tuesday 4-30-19 5PM Starting @ Albany Pump Station and continuing to Albany Distilling Co., Nine Pin Cider and Fort Orange Brewing: Warehouse District Poker Pub Crawl
Tuesday 4-30-19 8PM @ Loch & Quay: Lord Hobo Hazy Orange Angelica IPA sampling featuring live music from John & Erik (Stellar Young)
Tuesday 4-30-19 @ Excelsior Pub: Name That Tune w/Bolton Landing Up In The Air NEIPA
Wednesday 5-1-19 @ Albany Ale & Oyster: Prison City Tap Takeover with $10.00 Lobster Rolls
Wednesday 5-1-19 7-9:30PM@ Loch & Quay: Trivia & Board Games featuring Northway Brewing Mango Milkshake IPA sampling.
Wednesday 5-1-19 @ Excelsior Pub: Rochester Garbage Plate Night w/Rohrbach Brewing (Space Kitty IPA special)
Thursday 5-2-19 4PM @ Westmere Beverage: Ommegang Beer & Cheese Tasting w/Jasper Hills Creamery Products
Thursday 5-2-19 6:30-8:30PM @ Madison Pourhouse: Ommegang presents Neon Neon Rainbows and Three Philosophers
Thursday 5-2-19 5-7PM@ Loch & Quay: Name That Tune Bingo with SingleCut. Burger/Beer Special: SingleCut 18-Watt IPA.
Thursday 5-2-19 @ Excelsior Pub: Thursday Trivia & Random Craft Can Grab Bag Specia
Friday 5-3-19 1-2PM @ Oliver’s Beverage: CH Evans 19th Century Albany Amber Ale Sampling w/Sam & Craig
Friday 5-3-19 2:30-3:30PM @ Westmere Beverage: CH Evans 19th Century Albany Amber Ale Sampling w/Sam & Craig
Friday 5-3-19 4-5PM @ Nine Pin: CH Evans 19th Century Albany Amber Ale Sampling w/Sam & Craig
Friday 5-3-19 5:15-6:15PM @ Lost & Found: CH Evans 19th Century Albany Amber Ale Sampling w/Sam & Craig
Friday 5-3-19 6:30-7:15PM @ Lionheart Pub: CH Evans 19th Century Albany Amber Ale Sampling w/Sam & Craig
Friday 5-3-19 7:30-8:15PM @ Albany Ale & Oyster: CH Evans 19th Century Albany Amber Ale Sampling w/Sam & Craig
Friday 5-3-19 8:30-??? @ Allen Street Pub: CH Evans 19th Century Albany Amber Ale Sampling w/Sam & Craig
Friday 5-3-19 5:00-8:00PM @ World of Beer Crossgates: Rogue Tap Takeover & Sampling
Friday 5-3-19 4-6PM @ Oliver’s Beverage: Ommegang Beer & Cheese Tasting w/Jasper Hills Creamery Products
Friday 5-3-19 5-7PM@ Loch & Quay: NYS Beer Specials during Happy Hour; Captain Lawrence Smoothie Dreams IPA sampling.
Friday 5-3-19 @ Excelsior Pub: Mill House Brewing Pinball Madness
Saturday 5-4-19 @ Albany Ale & Oyster: New England Brewing Company Tap Takeover
Saturday 5-4-19 @ SingleCut North: Rising From The Ashes Benefit Festival For Common Roots
Saturday 5-4-19 4-7PM@ Loch & Quay: May The Fourth Corn Hole & Can Jam with Empire Strikes Bock (Empire Brewing)
Saturday 5-4-19 @ Excelsior Pub: May The Fourth Star Wars Home Run Derby featuring Empire Strikes Bock