16 May 2016

American Craft Beer Week Events Set

American Craft Beer Week Events Set

Special Releases and Tap Takeover events highlight craft brewing in Acadiana

LAFAYETTE, LA.; May 16, 2015 – The Brewers Association has declared American Craft Beer Week (ACBW), a celebration of U.S. small and independent craft brewers. ACBW is an exciting opportunity for craft brewers to commemorate their art and tradition with enthusiasts across the country. From May 16-May 22, all 50 states will be holding events including exclusive brewery tours, special craft beer releases, food and beer pairings, tap takeovers and more to celebrate the ever advancing beer culture in the United States.

Some of the events that will be happening around Acadiana to celebrate ACBW are:

Monday, May 16th

  • Saint Street Inn IPA Invasion (all week)

Tuesday, May 17th

  • Social Southern Table, Tin Roof Pint Night
  • Whole Foods Barrel-Aged Event featuring Goose Island Bourbon County ’14 & ’15, Founders KBS ’15 & ’16 and Saint Arnold Bishops Barrel #13
  • Saint Street Inn IPA Invasion (all week)

Wednesday, May 18th

  • Wurst Biergarten Downtown, Special Parish Brewing Cask
  • Champagne’s (Oil Center) – Craft Beer Samplings
  • Saint Street Inn IPA Invasion (all week)

Thursday, May 19th

  • Social Southern Table, Flying Heart Pint Night
  • NuNu’s Youngsville, Craft Beer Samplings
  • Saint Street Inn IPA Invasion (all week)

Friday, May 20th

  • Tap Room, Bayou Teche Tap Takeover
  • Green Room Downtown, Bayou Teche Tap Takeover
  • Marcello Wine Market, Craft Beer Samplings
  • Saint Street Inn IPA Invasion (all week)

Saturday, May 21st

  • Saint Street Inn, New Belgium Cruiser Bicycle Giveaway
  • Tap Room, New Belgium Cruiser Bicycle Giveaway

The Brewers Association is the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to small and independent American brewers, their beers and the community of brewing enthusiasts. The Brewers Association (BA) represents more than 70 percent of the brewing industry, and its members make more than 99 percent of the beer brewed in the U.S. The BA publishes The New Brewer magazine and its Brewers Publications division is the largest publisher of contemporary and relevant brewing literature for today’s craft brewers and homebrewers.

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