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    Join Circle Brewing Co. on Saturday, November 30th for Small Business Saturday! Shop local vendors, drink beer, listen to music, and get in the holiday spirit all while supporting local artisans and independent craft beer.

    In celebration of Small Business Saturday, the Texas Craft Brewers Guild has designed limited glassware to promote exploring Texas beer. Pick up one of these limited edition souvenir glasses designed by Austin-based artist, Alana Louise, at the taproom on the 30th. The glass celebrates the beautiful landscape of Texas and $1 from each glass supports the Texas Craft Brewers Guild. Each glass is $10 and includes one pour on us.

    Vendors include:
    – Amy Rosalyn
    – Busy Bébés
    – Grace Chomick Illustrations
    – Gudd Designs
    – Patchy Keen
    – Simple Compositions

    Music from:
    – Bruce Sinatra
    – The Jolly Jankin String Band

    Food from Carabao Express.

      We’re so excited to partner again with Circle Brewing! This cheese and beer class will feature five beer tastings and cheese pairings. We’ll taste the cheeses themselves and learn about the amazing producers from one of our Antonelli’s cheesemonger’s, then taste the beer and experience the tasting notes and the craft behind each of the parings guided by our friends at Circle Brewing. It is bound to be a delicious evening!

        Break out the lederhosen and stretch your stein hoisting arm for St Elmo’s third annual Oktoberfest party Sunday, Sept 29. Enjoy German Biergarten games, a stein hoist competition, polka music and sing along with the Czech Melody Masters from 4-7pm, and the release of “Schlagen”, an oak-lagered Oktoberfest (6.5% ABV). Make sure to get a good beer base with Soursop’s special German inspired menu for the day.

          Join St Elmo Brewing to celebrate the re-release of “Dolly”, a bold, larger than life apricot ale that pays homage to the one and only. 10% of sales from the day will be donated directly to HAAM, supporting musicians through health and wellness. From 12-4pm enjoy $2 Carls and $6 waterburgers from Soursop, and stay for the night with Classic Vinyl tunes from Two Steps From Stardom and a pop-up shop from the Little Gay Shop full of Dolly-centric finds from 6-10pm.

            Join Empowered Acro on Sunday, July 28 from 11 am to 12:30 pm for an hour-long acroyoga class and a round of drinks at Independence Brewing Co. At Acro & Ales, Empowered Acro instructors will teach trusted techniques for beginner-friendly acroyoga poses. Admission to this event includes a beer token, so stick around after class to enjoy a brew with your fellow acroyogis. Please bring a yoga mat to this event. Must be 21+ to attend. Tickets available for purchase at

              Destination Brew Fest is a boutique beer festival at Vista Brewing benefiting the Texas Brewshed Alliance. The festival features some of the best lagers and farmhouse style ales from Texas and beyond. You’ll have an opportunity to dive deep into the story and history behind these beers with brewery representatives and a hand-picked range of specialty partners.

              -Sample a range of unique Belgian beers with the experts from Mort Subite, one of the best Belgian beer bars in the country
              -Chill out in the shade and stay hydrated in the YETI Base Camp with new products rarely seen in the wild
              -Relax in a Kammok Hammock Grove during the festival
              -Check out the sweetest draft system in Austin from Rolling Refreshment, built inside a 1976 International Scout

              All GA and VIP Tickets include entry to the festival area, eight 3oz pours of festival beers and a special-edition souvenir glass. General Admission entry begins at 2:00 p.m and the festival ends at 6:00 p.m. The VIP area will feature a guided beer tasting and panel discussion with national brew personalities and moderated by Craft Pride, rare beer pourings from around the world and a sweet swag bag including a YETI tumbler.
              VIP Passes also include:
              -Early entry to the festival at 1:00 PM.
              -Access to the VIP area with exclusive rare beer pourings throughout the day
              -Guided flight and panel discussion with brewers, moderated by Craft Pride
              -A sweet swag bag including YETI tumbler

                Join over 60 of the nations most innovative and emerging brands for a curated pop up shopping experience that is just $5 to attend! Sip free cocktail, beer, and wine samples from local vendors! Discover new brands, and shop household names like L.L. Bean, Aviator Nation, and New Balance.
                Womens, Mens, Childrens, Home, Food + Drink, Pets, and everything in between!

                AF is just $5 and open to the public
                11am-6pm Saturday and Sunday.
                VIP Tickets: $10 – Grants you early access to the venue, free tote bag, one free cocktail, and brand swag!

                  Join us at Austin Beerworks on Friday, April 5th starting at 4pm for the 2nd annual Howler Brothers x Helms Workshop collaboration launch party featuring exclusive merchandise inspired by the landscape of Austin’s backyard. The first 250 people will receive a FREE limited edition hat. There will also be FREE commemorative cans of beer, a live vinyl DJ, food trucks and new merchandise from the line for sale. This event is free and open to the public.

                    Pinch Boil House and Bia Bar is setting up in our brewery for two Saturdays to bring you all the Crawfish.
                    Sure you’ve been to a Crawfish Boil, but have you ever had crawdaddy paired with a sour beer? It’s truly delicious and unique. We start at noon ending at 4pm or however long these lil’guys last! See you at the boil!

                      The Austin Crawfish Festival is a festival celebrating two major industries in Texas: crawfish and beer! We bring over 8,000 pounds of fresh, Louisiana grown crawfish to Central Texas to provide an experience like no other. That’s not where it stops though, in addition to all that delicious mouth-watering crawfish, we bring some of Texas’ largest craft beer vendors to provide you beer by the pitcher! Dozens of kegs full of authentic craft beer (wine available too), fresh boiled crawfish served to you in front of live music, what could be better?

                      Here you’ll enjoy good food, music, dancing, exciting entertainment and games, Texan and domestic beer, and the finest local artists. Austin Crawfish Festival is a celebration of two major industries in Texas: crawfish and beer! Join us to celebrate two days of crawfish and beer deep in the heart of Texas.

                      Festival Information:
                      Event: Austin Crawfish Festival
                      Date: March 8-9, 2019
                      Friday & Saturday 11 am – 10 pm
                      Age Policy: Everyones invited! 12 and under get in free
                      Weather: Rain or Shine (Excluding Life Threatening Weather)
                      Lineup: Artists and music performances are subject to change