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Saturday, 5/10
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Country Boy Brewing - Breakfast and Coffee Beers All Day, 8am-close
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508
Coffee Beers Everywhere! As many coffee beers on tap as we can make and find. 8am CBB serves breakfast; 10am-close Hanley's BBQ+Breakfast. It's a 3 block walk from the Alltech brewoff, so mash in and then walk over and grab some coffee beers and some tasty breakfast.
http://www.countryboybrewing.com

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Lexington Brewing & Distilling - Pro-Am Brewoff and Open House, 9am-5pm
401 Cross St, Lexington, KY 40508
Homebrewers from across the bluegrass will be setting up their gear at KY Ale and competing for a chance to have their recipe brewed by KY Ale. The winner also gets a free trip to the Great American Beer Festival in Denver and their recipe entered into the GABF Pro-Am contest! If you've ever wanted to learn how to brew or have been thinking about upgrading your homebrewing equipment, this is a great opportunity to learn from some great brewers. Brewers must pre-register.
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Mellow Mushroom - Brunch and Beer, 11am
503 S. Upper St, Lexington, KY 40508
In conjunction with the Country Boy Breakfast and Coffee Beers event, Mellow Mushroom will host a special brunch and beer event for Lexington Craft Beer Week. Also, there will be a special beer tapping - TBA. Keep checking the website for updated info.
http://mellowmushroom.com/store/lexington
Lexington Beerworks - Lexington Craft Beer Week Kick-Off Party, All Day
213 N. Limestone St, Lexington, KY 40507
Kick off the week with a special collaboration beer (brewed by Lexington Beerworks and Apocalypse Brew Works) served in the official glass of Lexington Craft Beer Week. We're serving beer and pizzas all day and will even teach you to brew your own craft beer at home with our Introduction to Home Brewing class that afternoon at 2pm. Call ahead for times and reservations for the Introduction to Home Brewing class as space is limited.
http://www.lexingtonbeerworks.com
Sunday, 5/11 Shorty's Market and Tap Room - Recovery Brunch! 11am-4pm
163 W. Short St, Lexington, KY 40507
Recovery Brunch featuring Country Boy Coffee Infused Beer, a Blue Plate Special for $8.99 featuring Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Grits, Hash Browns, Biscuits, and Sausage Gravy
http://shortysgrocery.com/

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Blue Stallion - Mother's Day Brunch with The Gastro Gnomes, noon
610 W. 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508
Blue Stallion and the Gastro Gnomes team up for a Mother's Day Brunch. We open at noon and the food will be serving right away. Bring your mom or treat yourself! We'll have beer-mosas and the fine folks from The Gastro Gnomes will be serving great chef-driven cuisine.
http://www.bluestallion.com
Dad's Favorites - Home-Made Beer Cheese Contest, 3pm-8pm
Held at Country Boy - 436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508
Think you have a home-made beer cheese recipe that could win a contest? Dad, Jayson, and Jeff from Dad's Favorites Cheese Spreads and Deli will be on-hand at Country Boy to judge the cheeses. Prizes for the winners! 3pm - Sampling Begins; 8pm - Winners Announced
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Monday, 5/12
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Blue Stallion - Big Smoke-Out, noon-close
610 W. 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508
It's the Blue Stallion Smoke-Out! We are pulling out all the stops, J.Renders Barbecue will be serving their tender smoked meats and Blue Stallion will be serving several smoked beers made in-house and from other microbreweries. If you haven't tried a smoked beer, you are missing out! We'll have our staple Smoked Lager along with Blue Stallion test-batched smoked beers.
http://www.bluestallion.com
Drake's - SweetWater Tap Takeover, All Day!
3347 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY 40502
SweetWater invades Drakes with a tap takeover that includes: 420, IPA, Blue, LowRYEder, Georgia Brown, and Road Trip
http://www.drakeslansdowne.com/Menu.aspx
Fork in the Road - Cooking with Local Beer, 6:30pm
Held at West Sixth - 501 W. Sixth St, Lexington, KY 40508
Ever thought about cooking with craft beer? Join chef Mark Jensen of Fork in the Road Mobile Galley, Jensen Catering, and the new middle fork kitchen bar to learn how to use local craft beer to create all manner of delicious dishes. Lesson/Demo will be at West Sixth. Tickets required, limited seating. You'll get a great cooking lesson, lots of food to enjoy, and there may even be some beer samples.
http://www.westsixth.com
Lexington Beerworks - Founders Brewery Beer and Pizza Dinner
213 N. Limestone St, Lexington, KY 40507
Question: What does beer and pizza x 4 = ? Answer: The best beer dinner you'll have all week. Come enjoy four great Founders beers expertly paired with four different pizza styles. Call ahead for seating times and information.
http://www.lexingtonbeerworks.com
Liquor Barn - Country Boy Tap Takeover (Beaumont & Hamburg)
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy & 1837 Plaudit Place
Keep checking back at the website for details.
http://www.liquorbarn.com
Tuesday, 5/13
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Blue Stallion - Test-Batch Takeover, noon-close
610 W. 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508
Our friends at The Gastro Gnomes are taking over for Test-Batch Tuesday. We are cleaning out the beer cellar and serving multiple test-batch beers today, each incorporated into dishes served by The Gastro Gnomes. Andrew, Kyle, and Nick are creating new dishes with our test-batch beers that will only happen once!
http://www.bluestallion.com
Drake's - Craft Brew Tap Takeover, All Day
3347 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY 40502
Three Floyd's Alpha King, Sam Adams Honey Queen, Lazy Magnolia Southern Pecan, Southern Tier Pumking!
http://www.drakeslansdowne.com/Menu.aspx
The Beer Trappe - Bell's Brewery Event, 5pm
811 Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY 40502
On Tap: Bell's Two Hearted, Bell's Bourbon Barrel Kalamazoo Stout, Bell's Smitten Rye, Bell's Quinannan Falls. Fork in the Road will be on-site making some delicious food!
http://www.thebeertrappe.com
The Village Idiot - Beer Dinner with West Sixth
307 W. Short St, Lexington, KY 40507
Executive Chef Wyatt Sarbacker will be plating a delicious menu paired with special beers from West Sixth Brewing.
http://www.lexingtonvillageidiot.com
Wednesday, 5/14 Arcadium - Against the Grain, Country Boy, Victory Brewing Tap Takeover, 5pm
574 N. Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508
The taps will be taken over by Against the Grain, Country Boy and Victory Brewing. There will be rare beers from all of the breweries available all evening as well. Thai and Mighty will be set up to serve food along with Crank and Boom Ice Cream.
http://www.arcadiumbar.com

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Country Boy Brewing - Special Barrel Release, 5pm
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508
5pm tapping of limited release barrel aged beers.
http://www.countryboybrewing.com

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Country Boy Brewing - In House Beer Dinner with Gastro Gnomes
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508
In House Beer Dinner with the Gastro Gnomes will feature a Country Boy ber in each dish. 50 tickets available beginning on 4/21
http://www.countryboybrewing.com
Bru Burger Bar - Highland Brewing Tap Takeover, 6pm
3010 Lakecrest Circle, Lexington, KY 40513
Join us at Bru Burger Bar for a Highland Brewing Tap Takeover. Highland representative Mark Conti will be attending to answer any questions and meet everybody.
http://www.bruburgerbar.com
Pazzo's - Pint Night - Country Western: Volume 2, 6:30pm
385 S. Limestone, Lexington, KY
Country Western is the Official Beer of Lexington Craft Beer Week and a collaboration between Country Boy and West Sixth. This beer is a bourbon barrel aged brown ale. Pitcher price includes two collectible Country Western glasses.
http://www.pazzospizzapub.com
Thursday, 5/15
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Blue Stallion - Around the World in Beer, noon-close
610 W. 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508
Blue Stallion and other beers from all over the globe will be on draught. Fork in the Road joins us again to create dishes from around the world. Mark from Fork in the Road will be pairing dishes with beers from all corners, including Asia/Pacific, Eastern European, Western European/British Isles, and North America.
http://www.bluestallion.com

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Country Western, Volume 2 - Can Release!
Country Western, Volume 2 (Bourbon Barrel Aged Brown Ale) is the Official Lexington Craft Beer Week Beer. Cans will be released and available for purchase at both Country Boy and West Sixth on Thursday.
http://www.westsixth.com
Lexington Beerworks - Celebrate Kentucky Flight Night, 5pm-close
213 N. Limestone St, Lexington, KY 40507
12 taps of KY's finest beers including all four local Lexington breweries on tap together. Choose a flight of any four, or get a full glass, to taste the diversity and quality of KY beers.
http://www.lexingtonbeerworks.com
Mellow Mushroom - New Holland Steal the Pint Night
503 S. Upper St, Lexington, KY 40508
Tap takeover from New Holland, which will also be our Steal the Pint Night. T-shirts and special Mellow Mushroom / New Holland posters will be available that represent the featured New Holland beer Black Opal!
http://mellowmushroom.com/store/lexington
Parlay Social - Country Boy Tap Takeover, 5pm-close
149 W. Short St, Lexington, KY 40507
Parlay Social will be featuring a six-tap takeover by Country Boy Brewing. Thursday Night Live will be happening just across the street.
http://parlaysocial.com/
The Beer Trappe - Founders Brewing Event, 5pm
811 Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY 40502
Flights of very rare Founders Beers. Flights consist of the following: Sweet Repute 2013 (bottle), KBS 2013 (bottle), Bolt Cutter 2012 (bottle), Smoked Porter (draught). You must purchase a flight to taste these beers. Gastro Gnomes food truck will be on-site serving delicious food!
http://www.thebeertrappe.com
Saul Good - Flight Night at Saul Good w/West Sixth
3801 Mall Rd - Ste 120; 1808 Alysheba Way; 135 N Broadway Rd
To celebrate Lexington Craft Beer Week, all three Saul Good locations will be offering $6 flights of four West Sixth beers. In addition, there will be some amazing menu specials offered specifically for that night.
http://www.saulgoodpub.com
Friday, 5/16 The Beer Trappe - Mikkeller/Evil Twin Event, 5pm
811 Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY 40502
On Tap: Mikkeller Black 2011, Mikkeller Citra Imperial IPA, Mikkeller Monks Brew, Mikkeller US Alive, Evil Twin Justin Blabaer, Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break 2013, Evil Twin The Cowboy, Evil Twin Molotov Cocktail. Also, Rolling Oven Food Truck willl be on-site!
http://www.thebeertrappe.com

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Country Boy Brewing - Cellar Cleaning Party, 5pm
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508
Country Boy has been hoarding kegs of some delicious beer. They are going to go deep into the cooler and find all of these great beers and put them on tap. What will they find? You'll have to come by to see, but I be it will be fantastic.
http://www.countryboybrewing.com
Equus Run Vineyards - Cork, Pork, and Brews at Equus Run with West Sixth
1280 Moores Mill Rd, Midway, KY 40347
Details TBD. Keep checking back at the website for info.
http://www.equusrunvineyards.com/
Liquor Barn Beaumont - West Sixth Tap Takeover, 5pm-8pm
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy, Lexington, KY 40513
West Sixth invades Liquor Barn Beaumont with a 6 beer tap takeover including some special offerings.
http://www.liquorbarn.com
Rooster Brew - Last Mango in Paris - A Jimmy Buffett Party at Rooster Brew, 5pm-11pm
609 Main St, Paris, KY 40513
Parrothead Paradise with island music and dancing. Food will be available from Athenian Grill. Come check out Central Kentucky's newest brewery and the only brewery in Paris, KY.
https://www.facebook.com/RoosterBrew
Lexington Dinner Train, 6pm-9pm
150 Oliver Lewis Way, Lexington, KY 40508
All aboard for a unique Craft Beer Week experience with a West Sixth beer run on the R.J. Corman Lexington Dinner Train. Enjoy dinner and West Sixth beers on a round trip adventure that departs from downtown and travels through Central Kentucky.
http://www.lexingtondinnertrain.com/
Saturday, 5/17
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Alltech Craft Brew and Food Fest, noon-8pm
Heritage Hall - 430 W. Vine St, Lexington, KY 40507
The Craft Brews and Food Fest will feature over 30 national breweries as well as your favorites from the state of Kentucky. Each $25 advance purchase ticket will get you 15 beer tastings, unlimited food samples, as well as a commemorative tasting glass as a souvenir. Tickets will be $35 at the door. The doors open at noon, and will stay open till 8pm. We look forward to seeing you at the first annual Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fest.
http://www.alltechbrewsandfood.com/

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Blue Stallion - Sauerfest, noon-close
610 W. 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508
We are having a Sour-fest tap-takeover today! Enter the world of sour beer. There are as many variations of sour beers as traditional beer styles and we'll be putting several on tap for you to try. Enjoy our Against the Grain collaboration Berliner-weisse along with guest taps from Europe and the US. Live music starts at 7:30pm and Fork in the Road is serving food starting at 5pm
http://www.bluestallion.com

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Country Boy Brewing - New Alpha Experiment Release, 4pm
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508
The newest installment in the Country Boy Alpha Experiment hop series will be tapped at 4pm.
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Lexington Beerworks - Beer Re-Imagined
213 N. Limestone St, Lexington, KY 40507
Finish the week off with a bang by trying one of Lexington Beerworks famous beer floats or a beer infused with added flavors using The Randall from Dogfish Head Brewery. You probably could resist the delicious combination of beer and ice cream but why would you want to?
http://www.lexingtonbeerworks.com

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West Sixth - Think Local, Drink Local 3, 5pm-midnight
501 W. Sixth St, Lexington, KY 40508
Join West Sixth Brewing for this third annual event, and Lexington Craft Beer Week's blowout bash. Come taste the West Sixth and Country Boy Brewing commemorative collaboration ale, along with brews from Beer Engine, Apocalypse, Country Boy, and Against The Grain - in addition to the West Sixth classics. You won't want to miss this celebration of drinking locally.
http://www.westsixth.com
Sunday, 5/18
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Blue Stallion - Blue Core Charity Corn Hole Tournament, noon-10pm
610 W. 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508
We have teamed up with Blue Core Charity to host a Corn Hole tournament. Cash prizes and merchandise giveaways are up for grabs, enter a team of two and help support this local charity who gives 100% of proceeds to worthy causes in Kentucky. The tournament is open to the public.
http://www.bluestallion.com
GCB - The Perfect Hangover Cure Brunch, noon-3:30pm
854 E. High Street, Lexington, KY 40502
In honor of Lexington Craft Beer Week, GCB presents: The Perfect Hangover Cure with bottomless beer-mosas and create your own michelada (beer bloody mary) with live music and new brunch menu.
Chase Tap Room - Beer, Bikes, Barbecue with County Club, 1pm-8pm
266 Jefferson St, Lexington, KY 40508
Close out Lexington Craft Beer Week at the Chase with lots of KY craft brews on draught, food provided by County Club, and a motorcycle-only parking lot. Ride down and be part of the show or just swing by to drink some beer, sample the best smoked barbecue in the area, and see what Lexington looks like on two wheels. Unique and vintage mopeds and scooters are welcome too.