Friday, November 22:
Squeeze into the Filling Station Tap Room and sip on two big barley wines, Real Ale Sisyphus 2014 and Sierra Nevada Bigfoot 2014. The staff's been aging these kegs for most of the year so consider this an early holiday gift. Prices vary, 3-11pm, 701 S St. Mary's, facebook.com/stationtaproom.
Monday, November 24:
Rosella's the place for brews and java. Independence Brewery will release their Hoppy Diver session IPA. Pint glasses are up for grabs. Prices vary, 6pm, 203 E Jones, (210) 277-8574, facebook.com/RosellaCoffee.
Wednesday, November 26:
The Brooklynite will provide the best escape from you crazy family this Wednesday with a Totally Awesome 80s High School Prom. Put on your finest Day Glo, tease those bangs and bust out the puffy sleeves, as you listen to David Bowie, Billy Idol and other 80s masters. No cover, reservations strongly encouraged, 9pm, 516 Brooklyn, (210) 444-0707, facebook.com/TheBrooklynite.