Where are all my beer drinkers? or maybe you just want to try some of the many flavors of beer. Cleveland has a number of different going on in celebration of Beer Week. Here’s the catch, Flagship events with admission fees are scheduled during the week, while hundreds of smaller themed parties take place throughout Northeast Ohio breweries, bars, brewpubs, stores and other venues.
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What sounds more inviting than a “Liquid Scavenger Hunt?” Check in at Bourbon Street Barrel Room, sip an Oskar Blues Brewery beer, get a t-shirt and a passport, and you’re off to sip samples at each place. Info: 6:30-10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14; $25, includes five samples. Scavenger-site locations:
The Clam Jam: This clambake tailgate will feature food, Great Lakes Brewing Co. beers and the Cleveland Browns-Houston Texans game shown on an outdoor screen at 1 p.m. Info: 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15; $40 (presale), $45 (at the door); South Side, 2207 W. 11th St., in Cleveland’s Tremont neighborhood.
Deep Brew Sea: Ten beer stations (with local and out-of-state brews from a dozen breweries) will be set up along with food pairings in the Greater Cleveland Aquarium. Info: 6-10 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16; $25-$60, Greater Cleveland Aquarium, 2000 Sycamore St, in Cleveland’s Flats. Tickets include t-shirt, cup, souvenir photo and raffle.
Farm Crawl: Beer stations will be set up at Mapleside Farms along with a 311-foot super slide, orchard hayride, cow trains, corn mazes, games, raffles, prizes and more. Bonus: Barrel-aged beers will be hidden in a bourbon barrel beer corn maze. Info: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19; $45, Mapleside Farms, 294 Pearl Road, Brunswick