What's Brewing: June 2016 Beer Calendar



Summer Craft Beer & Alcohol Infused Fruit Tasting:
June 16, The Hangar (8203 Broadway St.), 7:00-9:00pm
Kick off the Summer in style at The Hangar! They are hosting a massive outdoor summer craft beer tasting. No less than 10 of their regular craft beers and infused fruit samples will be available. There is no cost for entry, but the tasting will cost $10 per person.

Beards & Beer! $3 Throwdown: June 17, The Growler Exchange (8313 Broadway St.), 7:00-10:00pm
Attention all beard and beer enthusiasts, The Growler Exchange has an event just for you. If your chin pelt is long and flowing, you are invited to come show it off and enjoy a selection of $3 beers. Don't have a beard, well, wear a fake one and take advantage of this great offer!

Brewed in the 210 Screening: June 17, Busted Sandal Brewing Company (7114 Oaklawn Drive), 8:30-10:00pm
Director Marco Ortega brings will hold a screening of his documentary which highlights the people and businesses who are helping the craft beer industry in SA thrive. Local brewers tell their stories and talk about their passion for beer. If you can't make this one, more screenings will be held throughout the month.

Busted Sandal Brewing Art Show: June 18, Busted Sandal Brewing Company (7114 Oaklawn Drive), 2:00-9:00pm
The fine folks at the Busted Sandal Brewing Company will be holding their first every Brewery Art Show. They will be unveiling their new 210 Pineapple Ale and a chance to meet local artists and buy some of their great art. The featured artist is Mario Godinez, creator of Busted Sandal's El Despierto Coffee Porter artwork.

2016 Tequila, Taco, & Cerveza Fest: June 18, The Expo Hall at Freeman Coliseum (3201 E. Houston St.) 2:00-10:00pm
The wildly infamous Tequila, Taco, & Cerveza Fest is coming to the Alamo City. This event will showcase diverse Mexican beers and worldwide tequilas, plus unique taco recipes from several area favorites! Ten (.25oz) tequila samples are included with your ticket ($30 bought in advance; $40 at the gate), plus
there will be food trucks, Mexican beers, live music, games, Chihuahua racing, Tequila Olympics, and much more!

A Crepe Social: Craft Beer & Artisan Beer Pairing: June 19, Dorćol Distilling Company (1902 S. Flores St.), Noon-4:00pm
The Down Market, Sundown United Indie Apparel, and Dorćol Distilling Company team up for this unique event. Cafe Dijon Pastry Chef Chris Jara, will pair artisan crepes with brews from San Antonio's newest beer brand, HighWheel Beerworks. The artisan crepes and craft beer pairing will be available at Dorćol and the cost for admission is $20 per person.

Fatherfest: June 19, Alamo Beer Company (202 Lamar), Noon-9:00pm
The Alamo Beer Company, Kiolbassa Sausage, and The Urology Place will hold this special fundraising event for Pints for Prostates; the event is a great way to come together and celebrate all Dads. Live music, beer, food, and no cost prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood testing will be held for the first 300
men in attendance. A Celebrity and Dad Kiolbassa cook-off is also scheduled and food trucks will compete to qualify for an Alamo Food Fight event; tickets are $15 for admission or $25 for admission and a special pint glass.

Beer, Bourbon & Bro-tox: June 22, San Antonio Cosmetic Surgery, PA (11130 Christus Hills, Ste. 108), 5:00-8:00pm
Celebrate Dads with this special event sponsored by San Antonio Cosmetic Surgery. Learn about all the latest options available in cosmetic surgery for men. There will be live demonstrations, free botox treatments, and beer, bourbon, and cigars.

Urban Beer Hunt: June 25, Available only to Participants, Noon-?
Part foot race, part scavenger hunt, part beer run, the Urban Beer Hunt is a unique event where teams race out on foot through the streets of Downtown, hunting for clues and solving puzzles. Beer checkpoints along the way offer, well, beer. Cash prizes are available for the top finishing team; visit them online for all the top secret details and to register, urbanbeerhunt.com.

Beer Mile: June 26, Olmos Basin Park (651 Devine Road), 3:00pm-7:00pm
The Beer Mile is just like the name implies: its beer (four of them to be precise) and running (one mile). It's a drinking race combining running and drinking speed. The race begins at the one-mile starting line with the joyful consumption of a 12-ounce beer followed by a lap around the track. The second, third, and fourth laps repeat the process until the race is finished.

Blue Star Brewing Company's 20th Anniversary Party!: June 26, Blue Star Brewing Company (1414 S. Alamo St.), 10:00am-9:00pm
One of the city's oldest craft breweries is celebrating their milestone 20th anniversary this month with an all-day event that's jam-packed with activities and entertainment. Festivities kick off with a jazz brunch. Food, games, live music, and a screening of the Brewed in the 210 documentary are just some of
the day's activities. Oh, and don't forget the beer; Blue Star is rolling back their prices to 1996!

Brewed in the 210 Screening: June 30, Dignowity Meats (1701 E. Houston St.), 8:30-10:00pm 
Director Marco Ortega brings will hold a screening of his documentary which highlights the people and businesses who are helping the craft beer industry in SA thrive. Local brewers tell their stories and talk
about their passion for beer.