North Texas Craft Beer Events (updated 11/14/17)

Image credits: Goodfriend, Craft and Growler, LUCK, Tupps Brewery, Flying Saucer Draught Emporium.

Beer and food pairings lead the way on this week's summary of craft beer events in North Texas, with the Fort Worth Flying Saucer kicking things off on Monday with a special beer dinner hosted by author Stephen Beaumont. As for other foodie festivities, check the listings below for details on events at Community Beer Co. and The Collective Brewing Project on Thursday, Division Brewing Co. on Saturday, and Peticolas Brewing Co. on Sunday.

There are also a variety of beer and food pairing flights on the menu for the weekend, with chocolate and tamales to be served at Craft & Growler and Tupps Brewery, respectively, on Saturday. Then on Sunday, it's time for the latest round of donut and beer pairings at LUCK, with this month's edition featuring brews from Noble Rey, Legal Draft, Lakewood and Panther Island.

Elsewhere, other items worth a look this week include the Real Ale Tap Takeover at Goodfriend on Saturday, an event that benefits the North Texas Food Bank. Saturday also marks the first anniversary of What's on Tap in Keller, where a variety of rarities are expected to be tapped for the occasion (details to be announced, check the pub's social media channels for updates).

Cheers!


Monday, November 13

     Brewery Taproom Hours

     Pubs/Restaurants/Retail
  • Dallas Beer Kitchen, Dallas - 5 p.m. - Monday Night Football featuring specials on bottles from Revolver.
  • The Common Table, Dallas - 6 p.m. - Pour Man's Beer Dinner featuring a flight of four brews paired with four courses for just $29.
  • Ginger Man, Plano - 7 p.m. - Trivia Night featuring brews from Guinness.
  • Flying Saucer, Fort Worth - 7 p.m. - Tailgating with Stephen Beaumont - Five Course Beer Dinner ($45pp, call 817-336-7470 to reserve).
  • Taps & Caps, Lewisville - 7 p.m. - Trivia Night featuring a tapping of Panther Island Sweet Fang.
  • Ginger Man, Southlake - 7:30 p.m. - Trivia Night featuring a tapping of Lazy Magnolia Southern Pecan.

Tuesday, November 14

     Brewery Taproom Hours
     Brewery Special Events
  • Intrinsic Smokehouse & Brewery, Garland - 5 p.m. - Tap Takeover featuring brews from Collective. Scheduled to be tapped: Wood Folk, Biére de Garde, End of the Weak and Cup O' Beer.

     Pubs/Restaurants/Retail
  • Londoner, Colleyville - 4 p.m. - Pint Night featuring Noble Rey Barampus*.
  • The Brass Tap, Allen - 5 p.m. - Paws Up FUNraiser benefiting Crossed Paws Animal Haven.
  • The Common Table, Dallas - 5 p.m. - Brewsday Tuesday featuring beers from Boulevard. Scheduled to be tapped: Love Child #8, Collaboration #6 and 2015 Saison Brett.
  • Flying Saucer on the Lake, Garland - 5 p.m. - Tap Night. Selections vary.
  • Brü City, Euless - 7 p.m. - Brü Night featuring beers from Strange Land*. Scheduled to be tapped: Austinite and Fleur D'Oranger.
  • Kool Keg, Arlington - 6 p.m. - Tap Takeover featuring brews from Stone, with glassware while supplies last*. Scheduled to be tapped: Xocoveza, Vengeful Spirit and Dr. Frankenstone.
  • Monkey King Noodle Co., Carrollton - 6 p.m. - Pint Night featuring Oak Highlands Guava Good*.
  • Round 1 Bowling & Amusement, Grapevine - 6 p.m. - Special tapping of Revolver Blood & Honey.
  • Little Elm Crafthouse, Little Elm - 7 p.m. - Pint Night*. Selections vary.
  • Taps & Caps, Fort Worth - 7 p.m. - Trivia Night featuring beers from 903 Brewers. Scheduled to be tapped: Sasquatch and Maple Crackin' Up Pecan Porter.

Wednesday, November 15

     Brewery Tours
  • Rahr & Sons Brewing Co., Fort Worth - 5-7:30 p.m. - Weekly ($10pp) featuring specialty half-pours of Honey Graham Bock.
     Brewery Taproom Hours
     Brewery Special Events

     Pubs/Restaurants/Retail

Thursday, November 16

     Brewery Tours
     Brewery Taproom Hours
     Brewery Special Events

     Pubs/Restaurants/Retail
  • Craft Beer Cellar, Dallas - 5 p.m. - Special tapping of brews from Saint Arnold. Scheduled to be tapped: Bishop's Barrel No. 5, Bishop's Barrel No. 9 and Bishop's Barrel No. 13.
  • Taverna Rossa, Plano - 5 p.m. - West Coast Showdown Flight Night featuring brews from Green Flash and Deschutes, with glassware while supplies last*.
  • Whole Foods, Addison - 5 p.m. - Pint Night featuring beers from Whistle Post.
  • Wise Guys Pizzeria, Grapevine - 5 p.m. - Thursday $3 Pint Night featuring brews from Strange Land*. Scheduled to be tapped: Austinite and The Old Road North.
  • Wise Guys Pizzeria, Roanoke - 5 p.m. - Thursday $3 Pint Night featuring brews from RoughTail*. Scheduled to be tapped: Pale Ale and Everything Rhymes with Orange.
  • BFF Asian Grill & Sports Bar - 5 p.m. - Pint Night featuring brews from Cedar Creek.
  • Dallas Beer Kitchen, Dallas - 6 p.m. - Pint Night*. Selections vary.
  • Dallas Craft Co., Keller - 6 p.m. - Pint Night featuring brews from Deep Ellum*. Scheduled to be tapped: Four Swords and Hop Seeker.
  • Heritage Pizza, The Colony - 6 p.m. - Pint Night featuring brews from Odell*.
  • Holy Grail Pub, Plano - 6 p.m. - Cellar Thursday featuring a tapping of Peticolas Wintervention.
  • Kool Keg, Arlington - 6 p.m. - Night of the BBH featuring brews from Karbach. Scheduled to be tapped: 2016 Bourbon Barrel Hellfighter, Bourbon Barrel Hellfighter with Espresso and Nigel.
  • The Libertine Bar, Dallas - 6 p.m. - Pint Night featuring Revolver Mother's Little Fracker*.
  • LUCK, Dallas - 6 p.m. - November Pub Run (click here to register).
  • Old Chicago Presidio, Fort Worth - 6 p.m. - Pint Night*. Selections vary.
  • Ginger Man, Fort Worth - 7 p.m. - Trivia Night featuring brews from Belhaven.
  • Ron's Place, Addison - 7 p.m. - Pint Night*. Selections vary.

Friday, November 17

     Brewery Tours
     Brewery Taproom Hours
     Brewery Special Events
  • Bitter Sisters Brewery, Addison - 4 p.m. - Brews for Food benefiting Metrocrest Services.
  • Tupps Brewery, McKinney - 4-10 p.m. - Release Party for the brewery's new spiced imperial stout, Full Grown Nick.
  • Community Beer Co., Dallas - 5 p.m. - Release Party for this year's batch of Snicker Doodle Ale.
  • Oak Highlands Brewery, Dallas - 5-9 p.m. - Family Night featuring beer, food, non-alcoholic drinks and lawn games.
  • Texas Ale Project, Dallas - 6 p.m. - Tap Room Happy Hour featuring a Beer & Burger Pairing ($15pp, click here to purchase tickets).

     Pubs/Restaurants/Retail
  • Londoner, Rockwall - 5 p.m. - Glass Night featuring brews from Rabbit hole*. Scheduled to be tapped: Jabberbock and Shield Biter.
  • Whole Foods, Colleyville - 5 p.m. - Tap Takeover, with glassware while supplies last*. Selections vary.
  • Whole Foods, Highland Village - 5:30 p.m. - Pint Night featuring brews from Lakewood.
  • Social House, Fort Worth - 6 p.m. - Tap Takeover featuring brews from Martin House (click here for the beer list).
  • Farmbyrd, Plano - 7:30 p.m. - Friendsgiving Beer Dinner with Revolver benefiting North Texas Food Bank ($20pp with 2 can goods, $30pp with no can goods, call 972-596-0851 to reserve).

Saturday, November 18

    Brewery Tours
     Brewery Taproom Hours
     Brewery Special Events
  • Division Brewing, Arlington - 10 a.m. - Experimental Waffle Beer Breakfast ($25pp, click here to purchase tickets). Beer and Barks benefiting Cowtown Pets follows at 2 p.m.
  • Tupps Brewery, McKinney - 11 a.m. - Tamale & Beer Pairing ($17pp, click here to purchase tickets).
  • 903 Brewers, Sherman - 12 p.m. - Chili Cook-Off and Car Show at the brewery's future location at 1002 N. Walnut St.
  • Cobra Brewing Co., Lewisville - 12 p.m. - Dawn of the Dank Day, with glassware while supplies last*. Scheduled to be tapped: Peach Dank, Blackberry Dank, Cherry Dank and Coffee Dank.
  • Grapevine Craft Brewery, Grapevine - 12 p.m. - BBQ Class with Meat U Anywhere ($75-$99pp, click here to purchase tickets).

     Pubs/Restaurants/Retail
  • Goodfriend, Dallas - 11 a.m. - Real Ale Tap Takeover benefiting North Texas Food Bank.
  • Kool Keg, Arlington - 11 a.m. - Tap Takeover featuring selections from the Saint Arnold Bishop's Barrel series.
  • Craft and Growler, Dallas - 2 p.m. - Beer & Chocolate Pairing with Dude, Sweet Chocolate ($19.75pp, click here to purchase tickets).
  • Taps & Caps, Fort Worth/Lewisville - 2 p.m. - Spillin' the Beans with Sixpoint. Scheduled to be tapped: Bengali IPA, Resin, Barrel-Aged 3 Beans, Barrel-Aged 4 Beans and Barrel-Aged 5 Beans.
  • What's on Tap, Keller - 2 p.m. - One Year Anniversary Party featuring special tappings and a glassware giveaway*.
  • The Abbey Underground, Denton - 8 p.m. - Special tapping of brews from Rabbit Hole, with glassware while supplies last*. Scheduled to be tapped: Shield Biter and Midnight Snark.

Sunday, November 19

     Brewery Tours
     Brewery Taproom Hours
     Brewery Special Events
  • Braindead Brewing, Dallas - 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Beer & Bacon Flights (as part of the brewpub's regular Brunch menu).
  • Peticolas Brewing Co., Dallas - 2 p.m. - Thanksgiving Pre-Mealin' with 18th & Vine BBQ ($45pp, click here to purchase tickets).

     Pubs/Restaurants/Retail
  • LUCK, Dallas -11 a.m./1 p.m./3 p.m. - Donut & Beer Pairing Flight featuring brews from Noble Rey, Legal Draft, Lakewood and Panther Island ($20pp, click here to purchase tickets).

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