The Avery Tap Room, 5757 Arapahoe Avenue in Boulder, is promising "Scary Good Beer" at this year's Demonic Halloween Celebrations. Keep reading for the full lineup of weekend events.
Today: Show up in costume between 5 and 7 p.m. and receive a raffle ticket for the chance to win a Demons of Ale Six-Pack (valued at $48), a case of Avery beer or a T-shirt. The venue will be tapping both 2009 and 2010 editions of the Beast Grand Cru, plus twenty more brews.
Saturday: Don your costume again for the costume contest and prepare to taste some Samuel's Oak-Aged Ale (2009); the wearer of the best costume wins a $50 gift certificate to the tap room. Judging starts at 7 p.m.
Sunday: Mephistopheles' Stout (2009) will be available for $4 for a taster, Avery will also be pouring the new Rumpkin Imperial Pumpkin Ale for $5 for a taster. Live music will start at 2 p.m.
Admission is free, but you'll have to bring some cash for all that beer. For more info, call 303-440-4324 or visit www.averybrewing.com.
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