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(Last updated 4/27/17)

Friday, 5/12


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Country Boy & West Sixth - Release of Country Western Volume V Bottles, 5pm
436 Chair Ave & 501 W. Sixth St

Country Western Volume V: Ginger Lime Gose 750mL bottle and draught release at both Country Boy and West Sixth

Drake's - Raid the Vault Week - All Week Long!
3347 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY 40502

Drake's is releasing two highly anticipated and sought after beers each day of Lexington Craft Beer Week.

Drake's - 16oz Against the Grain Can Total Takeover - All Week Long
3347 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY 40502

Against the Grain will be having a 16oz can total takeover all week long. Stop by and try some great Against the Grain beers!


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HopCat - Braxton Dark Charge Takeover, 4pm
410 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507

Every Dark Charge variant from 2016, along with 14 other taps, all in one place and only at HopCat

Whitaker Bank Ballpark - Lexington Craft Beer Week Kickoff Game, 6pm
207 Legends Ln, Lexington, KY 40505

Stop by Whitaker Bank Ballpark for the Lexington Legends vs Greensboro game featuring specialty beers from all of the local breweries, with a special ticket price for a tasting. Box seats and two drink tickets bundled for only $15! Representatives from each of the breweries will be on-hand to talk about their beers.

Liquor Barn Beaumont - Mead Day Event and New Day Tap Takeover, 4pm-7pm
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy #150, Lexington, KY 40513

From 4-7pm at the Beaumont Liquor Barn we'll have a New Day Mead & Cider tap takeover, along with a New Day and Moonlight Mead tastings. We will also have the co-owner/mead maker from New Day present to talk with customers. There will also be plenty of information about mead as a craft beverage and info on making mead at home.

Liquor Barn Hamburg - Sandwich and Beer Pairing, All Day
1837 Plaudit Place, Lexington, KY 40509

Come into liquor barn and get a Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale paired with a Kentucky Hot Brown Sandwich.

Mellow Mushroom Lexington Green - Alltech Barrel Aged Beer Week, All Week Long
200 Lexington Green Circle, Lexington, KY 40503

Barrel Aged Beer Week featuring Kentucky Vanilla Barrel Cream Ale, Kentucky Peach Barrel Wheat Ale, and Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale all for $4.50 each

Saturday, 5/13


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Blue Stallion Brewing - American IPA & Sour Belgian Release, Cookout with Dad's Favorites!, All Day
610 W 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508

We'll be releasing two brand new beers in the taproom: an American IPA and a Sour Belgian. Come and enjoy some great food as we cookout with Dad's Favorites.


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Country Boy - Kick @$$ Kentucky Day, 3pm
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508

In honor of #LCBW, we've teamed up with Kentucky for Kentucky to celebrate the Commonwealth! Kentucky for Kentucky pop up with limited edition co-branded merch at 3 PM; tapping of special Chocolate Walnut Black Gold Porter at 5 PM; Kentucky-themed trivia at 7 PM w/ kickass prizes (don't miss this one - this is a one-time trivia event!) Yamaguchi's Noodle Tent will be serving on-site during the event.

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Ethereal Brewing - A Taste of Belgium, 3pm
1224 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40504

Some of Ethereal's tastiest Belgian-style beer with mussels and frites (and house-made dipping sauces) served up by the Gastrognomes

Jax Lexington Green - Trivia and Alltech Tap Spotlight, 4-8pm
161 Lexington Green Cir, Lexington, KY 40503

Come play beer themed trivia and win tickets to the Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fest featuring Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale, Kentucky Vanilla Barrel Cream Ale, and Kentucky Rickhouse Series Break in the Law, a 14% brown sugar imperial stout aged in Kentucky bourbon barrels.

Pivot Brewing - Bikes and Brews, 12pm-close
1400 Delaware Ave, Lexington, KY 40505

Join Pivot Brewing and Mirror Twin for a ride & flight event. Get two exclusive brews at one of the breweries, then bike over to the other to complete the flight. The first 100 bikers to complete the flight will get an awesome recycled bike chain keychain/bottle opener from Resource Revival.

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Rock House Brewing - Nate's Coffee Beer Brewoff, 8am
119 Luigart Ct, Lexington, KY 40508

Join us for our first home brew competition. Compete against local home brewers or come out and watch the action and learn more about the art of brewing beer. This is an all coffee beer competition with coffee provided by Nate's Coffee. Brewers will be challenged to produce a non-traditional coffee beer style (no stouts, porters or brown ales). The winning entry will be brewed by Rock House. North Lime Coffee and Donuts will also be there serving their namesake.

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West Sixth - Think Local, Drink Local VI, 3pm-midnight
501 W. Sixth St, Lexington, KY 40508

Join us for our annual celebration of Kentucky craft beer! This is the one day a year our bar is filled with guest taps from some of the best breweries in Kentucky. We'll be pouring some great beers along with some of our favorite Kentucky Proud friends.

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Sunday, 5/14


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Blue Stallion Brewing - Mother's Day Brunch Special, All Day
610 W 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508

Enjoy beer-mosas and micheladas for a special Mother's Day Brunch, featuring nitro cold brew coffee from Archetype Coffee of Lexington.


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Country Boy - Happy Mother's Day!, All Day
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508

Treat your mom to buy-one, get-one pizzas from Rolling Oven and a $2 pint of one of our core beers

Pivot Brewing - Mother's Day Brunch & Cider Tap Takeover, Time 11am-close
1400 Delaware Ave, Lexington, KY 40505

Your mom's not a regular mom, she's a cool mom. Bring her to Pivot for brunch with Gastro Gnomes from 11 - 3. We'll have 20 ciders on tap all day: 5 sweet, 5 semi-sweet, 5 dry, and 5 of ours. Come try something new.

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Monday, 5/15


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HopCat - Country Western Volume V, 5pm
410 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507

Country Western Volume V and other exclusive taps from Country Boy and West Sixth

Lucky's Market - Food and Brews Pairing with Tap Takeover, 5-8pm
1030 S Broadway, Lexington, KY 40504

Stop by Lucky’s Market from 5-8 PM and try a flight of the best beers from Alltech Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. featuring, College Heights Ale, Kentucky Ale, Kentucky Kölsch, Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale, Kentucky Vanilla Barrel Cream Ale, and Kentucky Rickhouse Series Break in the Law, a 14% brown sugar imperial stout aged in Kentucky bourbon barrels.

O'Charlie's Harrodsburg Road - Keep the Glass Night w/Kentucky Ale, 5pm
2099 Harrodsburg Rd, Lexington, KY 40504

Come get a great dinner and take home a Kentucky Ale pint glass from 5 PM until they close.

Mirror Twin Brewing - Four String Brewing Tap Takeover, 5pm
725 National Ave, Lexington, KY 40502

Join us as Four String Brewing out of Columbus, OH takes over the taps! Exclusive draughts, more details TBA

Shamrock's Patchen - Country Boy & West Sixth Tap Takeover
154 Patchen Dr #87, Lexington, KY 40517

Shamrock's is hosting a tap takeover with Country Boy & West Sixth to celebrate the release of Country Western Volume V!

The Beer Trappe - Founders Flights, 5pm
811 Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY 40502

Founders KBS, Sumatra Mountain Brown, Baltic Porter, and Rubaeus

The Tulip Bar + Bistro - Country Boy Beer Dinner, 7pm (Tickets Required)
355 Romany Rd, Lexington, KY 40502

Enjoy a 5-course meal paired with 5 Country Boy beers, and hear from the chef and brewer about each pairing. Tickets can be purcahsed at The Tulip; Only 30 tickets available - $80/ea includes tax & gratuity

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Tuesday, 5/16


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Blue Stallion Brewing - Test Batch Tap Takeover, noon
610 W. 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508

Time for the return of one of our most popular events of Lexington Craft Beer Week! We are again planning to replace the taps with a Brewer's Dozen of all new experimental small batch beers. You don't want to miss this one.


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University Golf Club - Half Pint Golf Scramble, 6PM (Tickets Required)
4850 Leestown Road, Lexington, KY 40511

A 2-person best ball 9-hole golf scramble at University Club on Leestown Road. Limited to 20 teams (40 golfers); registration required - sign up online at Eventbrite.com

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Drake's - Take Away Tuesday, 6:30pm
3347 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY 40502

Stop by Drake’s to try this year’s batch of Kentucky Peach Barrel Wheat Ale and take home the collectable snifter while supplies last.


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Ethereal Brewing - Beer Trivia at Ethereal, 7pm
1224 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40504

Hey smarty pints... test your beer knowledge with BEER TRIVIA at 7pm

Goodfella's - KY Bourbon Barrel Art, 5pm
1228 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40504

Take home a custom painted Kentucky bourbon barrel from one of Kentucky’s local artists. Stop by Goodfella’s from 5-8 PM for a slice of pizza, and bid on one of these unique bourbon barrels with all proceeds going back to the United Way. Featuring Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale, Kentucky Vanilla Barrel Cream Ale and Kentucky Peach Barrel Wheat Ale.


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HopCat - Kentucky is King, 4pm
410 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507

Specialty brews from all over the Bluegrass State! Some you've heard of along with lots you haven't.

Pies and Pints - Bell's Brewing Heads to Lexington!, 6pm
401 W Main St #106, Lexington, KY 40507

Awesome 8-tap takeover featuring Bell's!

The Beer Trappe - Bell's Event, 5pm
811 Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY 40502

Bell's Mango Habanero Oberon, Poolside, Kal Haven, Lager

The Break Room - Country Western Volume V Tap Takeover, 5pm
1178 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40508

Country Western Volume V and Tap Takeover at The Break Room!

Winchell's - West Sixth Beer Dinner, 6pm
348 Southland Dr, Lexington, KY 40503, 859-278-9424

Five course dinner including Sixfold VI: Wild Sour, a special cask collaboration with Chef Graham and Abe, and Snake Cake.

Wednesday, 5/17


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Blue Stallion Brewing - Restless Leg String Band plays Blue Stallion + Brewery Tours All Day, 7:30pm
610 W 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508

We'll have the guys from Restless Leg String Band playing in the brewery at 7:30. Brewery tours will be available all day on the hour starting at noon.


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Country Boy - Cider Celebration, 5pm
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508

Take a break from beer for the evening and try 12 varieties of our hard cider, including some of your favorite throwbacks!

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Ethereal Brewing - Cocoa Baba Yaga Draught Release, 5pm
1224 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40504

Be sure to stop by for a special small batch release of a cocoa version of our Baba Yaga Russian Imperial Stout


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HopCat - All Funked Up, 4pm
410 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507

Sour beer rules. Let us prove it to you. We will be tapping a handful of one-off sours from across the country.

Liquor Barn Beaumont - Flights & Bites Alltech, 4pm-7pm
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy #150, Lexington, KY 40513

Kentucky Rickhouse No.3 Rye Barrel Ale, Kentucky Vanilla Barrel Cream Ale, and Kentucky Rickhouse Series Break in the Law, a 14% brown sugar imperial stout aged in Kentucky bourbon barrels.

Pazzo's - Pint Night - All Local Beer, 5pm
385 S. Limestone, Lexington, KY

Choose your pitcher - One beer from each Lexington brewery will be featured as the Pint Night. Take your pick!

Rock House Brewing - Special Beer Release, 5pm
119 Luigart Ct, Lexington, KY 40508

We will be tapping some new and unique beers; including a Bourbon Barrel Porter, Groupie Cream Ale variants, among others.

Old Chicago - Alltech Tap Spotlight, 6pm-8pm
1924 Pavilion Way, Lexington, KY 40509

Beer and pizza with a tap spotlight from 6-8 PM Alltech Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. featuring Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Blackberry Porter, Kentucky Rickhouse Series No. 1 Strawberry Wheat, Kentucky Rickhouse Series No. 3 Rye Barrel Ale, and Kentucky Rickhouse Series Break in the Law, a 14% brown sugar imperial stout aged in Kentucky bourbon barrels.

Shamrock's Patchen - Blue Stallion & Ethereal Tap Takeover
154 Patchen Dr #87, Lexington, KY 40517

Shamrock's is hosting a tap takeover with Blue Stallion and Ethereal featuring some of our newest beers, including this year's collaboartion brew, Equuleus 2017, a Bourbon Barrel Aged Barleywine.

The Beer Trappe - Rhinegeist Event, 5pm
811 Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY 40502

Rhinegeist Juicy Truth, Cafe Ink, Knowledge, Barrel Aged Penguin

The Burl - Country Western Volume V Tap Takeover, 5pm
375 Thompson Rd, Lexington, KY 40508

Country Western Volume V and Tap Takeover at The Burl!


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West Sixth Greenroom - Brewoff Winner Announcement, 7pm
109 West Main St., Lexington, KY 40507

Join us and all the local homebrewers for the announcement of the 2017 West Sixth Brewoff winner! The winner's batch will be scaled up and brewed by West Sixth.

Thursday, 5/18


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Blue Stallion Brewing - Sweet & Sauerfest plus an All Sex and Rock n' Roll Trivia w/Double Prizes
610 W 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508

We will fill up our gest taps with interesting, rare, and inventive sour and dessert beers to go along with out double-prize Live Action Team Trivia featuring all Sex, Drugs, and Rock n' Roll questions.


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Country Boy - Wing Flight Night with the Gastro Gnomes, 5pm
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508

Try a flight of 4 different wings paired with 4 of our beers, including one special-edition cask beer.


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Ethereal Brewing - Beer Release: Collaboration with Mirror Twin, 5pm
1224 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40504

We brewed a malt liquor with Mirror Twin that we'll be releasing. More details to come.

Goodfella's - Country Western Volume V Tap Takeover & Bocce Tournament, 5pm
1228 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40504

Winner of the bocce tournament receives prize packs from both West Sixth and Country Boy!


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HopCat - So Many Stouts!, 4pm
410 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507

Join us for some cold weather specialties that you may have missed this past year.

J. Renders Southern Table & Bar - Master Brewer Dinner w/Ken Lee of Alltech, 7pm
3191 Beaumont Centre Cir #110, Lexington, KY 40513

Come to J Renders for a three course beer dinner with Master Brewer Ken Lee. All for $30, get a three course meal each paired with a barrel aged beer. RSVP to J Renders at 859-533-9777.

Lexington Beerworks - 3 Floyds Flight Night, 5pm
213 N. Limestone, Lexington, KY 40507

Our signature weekly event is always special but we’re setting aside some extra special 3 Floyds beers for this one. War Mullet, Toxic Maltz and a few more surprises; trust us when we say you don’t want to miss it!

Mirror Twin Brewing - Beer Release: Collaboration with Ethereal, 5pm
725 National Ave, Lexington, KY 40502

We brewed a malt liquor with Mirror Twin that we'll be releasing. More details to come.

The Beer Trappe - Avery Botanical and Barrels Event, 5pm
811 Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY 40502

Avery Coconut Porter, Raspberry Sour, Tangerine Quad, and Apricot Sour

The Pub Lexington - Double Barrel Keep the Glass, 6pm
3750 Mall Rd, Lexington, KY 40503

Starting at 6PM join Alltech Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. for a Double Barrel Keep the Glass Night featuring the Double Barrel. Take home the special glass and order the perfect blend of Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale and Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Stout.

Friday, 5/19

Arcadium - Country Western Volume V Tap Takeover, 7pm
574 N Limestone, Lexington, KY 40508

Tap takeover featuring Country Western Volume V and a selection of coffee beers paired with donuts from North Lime Donuts


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Blue Stallion Brewing - Bottle Releases, noon
610 W 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508

You get to choose from four different limited release bottles on the same day, all of them heavy hitters! The lineup includes Bourbon Barrel Aged Wee-Heavy, Bourbon Barrel Aged Doppelbock (Gannuhn), Almond Vanilla Russian Imperial Stout (Velvet Lurker), and Bourbon Barrel Aged Sour Smoked Doppelbock (Cyanator, our 2014 collaboration with Monnik Brewing). Limit of two of each beer style per customer.


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Country Boy - Living Proof Barrel Tour and Tapping, 7pm
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508

Enjoy a free tour of our Living Proof wild/sour beer program barrelhouse with brewer Evan and a guided tasting of a newly-released addition to the Living Proof series. We will also have a pop-up Living Proof taproom set up in the warehouse so you can try other beers from the series.

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HopCat - HopCat Creation, 4pm
410 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507

We brew beer. We're getting creative. Make sure to come and give us your feedback.

Liquor Barn Beaumont - Sandwich and Beer Pairing, All Day
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy #150, Lexington, KY 40513

Come into liquor barn and get a Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale paired with a Kentucky Hot Brown Sandwich.

Pies and Pints - Country Western Volume V Release Party & Tap Takeover, 7pm
401 W Main St #106, Lexington, KY 40507

Our annual Country Boy/West Sixth Lexington Craft Beer Week event is once again featuring Country Western plus a bunch of other fun, crazy brews!

Pivot Brewing - Ciders + Sliders, 4pm-close
1400 Delaware Ave, Lexington, KY 40505

We're pairing our four flagship ciders with four unique sliders from Hogfather's Barbecue and Catering. Each slider will be cooked with one of our ciders to make the perfect pair.

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Southland Bowling - Tap Takeover w/Kentucky Ale Crew, 6pm-9pm
205 Southland Dr, Lexington, KY 40503

From 6-9 PM come bowl against the best Kentucky Ale has to offer, with plenty of giveaways and beer features, Kentucky Ale, Kentucky Kolsch, Kentucky Vanilla Barrel Cream Ale and Kentucky IPA.

The Beer Trappe - Prairie / Blackberry Farms Event, 5pm
811 Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY 40502

Prairie Bomb, Prairie Apricot Funk, Blackberry Farms Fenceline, Blackberry Farms Boundary Tree

Saturday, 5/20


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Blue Stallion Brewing - Big Beer Draft Releases, noon
610 W 3rd St, Lexington, KY 40508

We're putting several of the draft versions of the bottled beers on tap as well as releasing our collaboration brew with Ethereal. Beers include: BBA Wee Heavy, BBA Doppelbock (Gannuhn), Russian Imperial Stout (Lurker), and English Barleywine (Equuleus 2017).


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Ethereal Brewing - Beer Release: Collaboration with Blue Stallion, All Day
1224 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40504

A Bourbon Barrel Aged Barleywine! More details to come.


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Heritage Hall - Alltech Craft Brew and Food Fest, noon-8pm
Heritage Hall - 430 W. Vine St, Lexington, KY 40507

Returning to Downtown Lexington in 2017, the Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fest will be bigger and better this May. With over 50 breweries and 175 beers, the festival will showcase the finest the craft beer industry has to offer. There will be a new, expanded food section with plenty of local and Kentucky Proud options to satisfy your hunger. Come on down to Heritage Hall on May 21, 2016 from noon to 8 PM to put a great finish on your Lexington Craft Beer Week!

http://www.alltechbrewsandfood.com


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HopCat - Sloppy Seconds, All Day
410 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507

Come drink everything that's left over from this crazy week before it disappears forever.

Sunday, 5/21


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Country Boy - 4th Annual Beer Cheese Contest, 1pm-5pm
436 Chair Ave, Lexington, KY 40508

Come try 50+ beer cheese recipes from local cooks and vote for your favorite to help us crown a winner! $7 entry at the door - all proceeds donated to Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farm

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Rock House Brewing - Cupcake Beer Pairing, 2pm-4pm
119 Luigart Ct, Lexington, KY 40508

Desserts By Rebecca will be creating five cupcakes using Rock House Brewing beers. Try a flight of five mini-cupcakes paired with the beer that they were made with. For advanced tickets, call 859-229-4623.

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The Beer Trappe - Beer School Cellar Edition, 4pm & 6pm
811 Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY 40502

Featuring: Anchor Christmas 2011, Dark Horse Plead the 5th 2013, Dieu Du Ciel Grand Noirceur 2013, Evin Twin Even More Jesus 2013, and Sierra Nevada Charlie, Fred, & Ken's Ale 2010. Cost: $15, pre-registration recommended.