It’s July, when we celebrate our Independence and the warmest and sunniest of Colorado weather. The days are long and hot, which pairs perfectly with some cold craft beers. Fortunately, beer fests and fun events are plentiful in July. Below we’ve highlighted just a few of the fun happenings this month. To view a larger list of all the great events this month & beyond, check out our Bottle Makes Three Event Calendar.
Friday, 7/3 through Sunday, 7/5
- The Cherry Creek Arts Festival
Since 1991 the Cherry Creek Arts Festival has brought great art, cuisine, music and entertainment to the streets of Cherry Creek. While it’s not a beer fest, there are plenty of great spots to grab a pint in the neighborhood while enjoying the fest.
- Baere Brewing’s 1st Anniversary Extravaganza
Join Baere Brewing Co all weekend long as they celebrate their 1st Anniversary with a weekend party extravaganza, complete with special releases each day and a Sunday pop-up brunch!
Friday, 7/10 through Sunday, 7/12
- 21st Annual Colorado Irish Festival
If you thought St. Patty’s was fun, imagine 3 days of non-stop celebration. Clement Park will turn into Ireland for the weekend, complete with kilts, bagpipes, Irish dancers, great live music, and of course.. beer!
- Denver Biergartenfest
Get out our Lederhosen and Dirndls and head to Morrison to celebrate the 19th annual Biergarten (Beer Garden) Festival. In addition to beer, this family-friendly cultural event offers traditional German food, entertainment, live music, and entertainment.
Saturday, July 11th
- 19th Annual Colorado Brewers Rendezvous
On Saturday July 11th head to historic Salida and enjoy beers from more than 79 Colorado breweries as you enjoy scenic Riverside Park along the Arkansas River. Offerings will also include local artisan merchandise, tasty food vendors, and live music
- Boulder Beer’s 36th Anniversary Celebration
Boulder Beer will be celebrating their 36th anniversary on Saturday, July 11 from 12pm-8pm. You can enjoy rare beers in their beer garden, beer and cheese pairings, live music from Funkiphino, and tours of the brewery all day.
Saturday July 18
- Breckenridge Brewery 25th Anniversary Hootenanny feat. Leftover Salmon
Join Breckenridge Brewery at their new Littleton location for their annual Hootenanny on July 18th. Celebrate 25 years of Breckenridge Brewery & Leftover Salmon with great beer and music.
Sunday, July 19
- 4th Annual “A Night to Remember” Beer Fest
Join Copper Kettle on Sunday, July 19th from 4:00-8:00 PM for their 4th annual “A Night to Remember Beer Fest. Raise a pint to honor Alex Teves, Copper Kettle Brew Club Member #28, who was one of the victims of the Aurora theater shooting. Proceeds will go to the ACT Foundation in Alex’s name.
Friday, July 24 & Saturday, July 25
- Denver Summer Brew Fest
The Summer Brew Fest at Mile High Station celebrates craft beverages from around Colorado and beyond and features live local music, food, and other vendors. This event benefits Swallow Hill Music Association
Saturday, July 25
- Rendezvous at the Rock
Rockyard Brewing Company is hosting the 3rd annual Rendezvous at the Rock on July 25, 2015 from 1-4pm. This years Rendezvous will have 25 of Colorado’s finest breweries along with the music from the Barrel House String Band and food from local vendors.
Tuesday, July 28 & Wednesday, July 29
- Great American Beer Fest Ticket Sales
Tickets for the 2015 GABF go on sale at 10am on Tuesday, July 28th for members of the American Brewers Association and American Homebrewers Association. The public sale will start at 10am on Wednesday, July 29th. Get them while you can, they go fast!
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