Omaha Beer Week Returns for it's 3rd year!!
Make sure to mark your calendars and put in those requests for days off... more info about events on Beer Corner USA coming soon!!
Check OmahaBeerWeek.com for all the details!
Omaha Beer Week 2014on Beer Corner USA includes:
Friday, February 14, 2014
• OBW Kick Off Party and Craft Beer Carnival
Once again Beer Corner USA kicks off Omaha Beer week with a Nebraska Brewed Pint Night and this we kick off OBW with a Beer Carnival like you have never seen before! Purchase your 1st Nebraska brewed beer and it will be served in our Omaha Beer Week/Crescent Moon souvenir glass that's yours to keep! We will be featuring beers from many of your local favorite breweries
With every Pint Night purchase you will get a token, and your name will be entered into a drawing with every win for your chance to win merchandise from Lucky Bucket Brewing Company and you will also be entered to win a year of FREE Lucky Bucket Beer! Drawings will take place each hour starting at 5pm with the final grand prize drawing taking place at 9pm!
Saturday, February 15, 2014
• Brews and Breakfast - More information coming soon!
Beer: It's not just for Breakfast! Max & Joe’s Belgian Beer Tavern will once again be hosting Brews & Breakfast the morning of Saturday, February 15th at 10am, before the Omaha Beer Week Craft Beer Bus starts at noon on that day!
• The Omaha Beer Week Craft Beer Bar Bus Tour
This event has been so much fun we had to do it again, but this year we've made some changes that we feel will make this the BEST bus tour to date!!
Have you ever wanted to check out one of the many great Craft Beer Bars or Breweries in Omaha, but because of the distance to drive you have yet to make a visit? Well Omaha Beer Week wants to give you the chance to check them out!!
On Saturday, February 15, 2014 take one of 12 Omaha Beer Week shuttle buses between noon and midnight to many of Omaha's best Craft Beer bars and local Breweries!
• Roll Out The Barrel
It was such a hit last year, we are hosting another barrel aged beer tap take over!! We will be tapping several different barrel aged beers starting at 4pm, you can purchase them individually or opt for a flight and choose four to try!
Beers we will be tapping are:
• Goose Island Beer Co.’s 2013 Bourbon County Stout
• Goose Island Beer Co.'s 2013 Bourbon County Barleywine
• Lagunitas Brewing Company's Bourbon Barrel Cappuccino Stout
• New Belgium Brewing Company’s 2013 La Folie
• Millstream Brewing Co. Barrel Aged Back Road Stout
• Odell Brewing Company's Friek
• Odell Brewing Company's Fernet Aged Porter
• and hopefully a few more!!
Monday, February 17, 2014
• New Belgium Bike Giveaway!
Join us as we giveaway one of those POPULAR New Belgium Brewing Company Cruiser Bikes at 9pm! Starting at 4pm enjoy $3 New Belgium pints and with each pint you will earn an entry for a chance to win! Must be present to win!
• Craft Beer Pot Luck Dinner
Last year’s dinner was so much fun (& DELICIOUS) that we decided to do it again
Mark your calendar, sign-up, & let your creative juices flow. We’re excited to see what delicious beer dishes you come up with! Check out www.craftbeer.com
if you need some recipe inspiration. Each participant must prepare a dish that has been made with craft beer to share with the group. Participants must sign up in advance by emailing our Event Coordinator Kandace at kandace ! g | beercornerusa ! com
. Space is limited and participants must sign up to bring their choice of an appetizer, side, main course or dessert (limited number of spots per course).
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
• Infusion Brewing Company Lands on the Moon
Join us at the Crescent Moon for our first ever Infusion Brewing Company Pint Night and Tap Take Over!! Purchase your commemorative"Infusion Lands in the Moon" glass for $6.50 filled with one of the many Infusion beers on tap, and then choose your refills of Infusion beers for only $2.50... and you keep the glass! Infusion Brewing Co. Head Brewer Aaron Bush and Assistant brewer Max Stewart will be on hand from 6-9pm, along with Infusion/Crescent Moon owner Bill Baburek to answer questions and hand out brewery swag!
• Beer Bowl Trivia and Blind Taste Test
Join us down in the Huber-Haus for our 3rd Annual Omaha Beer Week Beer Bowl Trivia and Blind Taste Test!
Our popular Craft Beer Trivia is New and Improved this year as the questions go "high tech" and will be displayed on the big screen in Huber... we'll even be introducing a new round or two!
• This is a team event & each team must consist of no more than four players.
• This FREE event is open to the first 14 teams that sign-up!
• To sign up, email your team name to our Event Coordinator Kandace at kandace ! g | beercornerusa ! com
• Deadline to enter is Friday, February 14, 2014
• Competition starts at 7pm - Teams are asked to arrive by 6:45 for check in.
• Craft Beer prizes (and bragging rights) will be awarded to the winners, so make sure to brush up on your beer knowledge!
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
• Craft Beer Canwood Derby with Tallgrass, Thunderhead and Nebraska Brewing Compnay's
The Can Wood Derby is back!!
Join us, along with Tallgrass and Thunderhead breweries for a fun evening of craft beer and canwood derby racing... everyone else just come to watch and cheer for your favorites!! There will be two different racing divisions; 12oz and 16oz craft beer can racers. Make your craft beer derby car at home, and bring it for the race! Pinewood Derby Kits are available at Canfields or the Boy Scouts of America, Mid-America Council. Each car must use a official pinewood derby kit and a full craft beer can!
Check in will start at 6pm with the first heat at 7pm
Thursday, February 20, 2014
• 3rd Annual Omaha Beer Week Twisted Pine Ghost Face K*llah Beer and Wing Challenge
Join us again this year as we heat up Omaha Beer Week with our 3rd Annual Omaha Beer Week Twisted Pine Ghost Face K*llah Beer and Wing Challenge!! Come down to the Crescent Moon and see who can down the most Ghost Chili Wings along with the hottest beer on the planet, Ghost Face K*llah from the Twisted Pine Brewing Company of Boulder, Colorado!
Everyone said it was too easy the past few years to just eat 10 super hot wings... so we are gonna kick it up a notch... literally!!
This year contestants will see who can eat the MOST Ghost Chili Wings and finish a full bottle of Twisted Pine Brewing Company's Ghost Face K*llah beer in 4 minutes! Also new this year... winners don't just get bragging rights... but "cash" and prizes!!
Friday, February 21, 2014
• California i Dreamin' Tap Take Over
Dreaming of escaping this cold February Nebraska weather and heading west to California? Since we cant take everyone to California, we are going to bring a bit of Cali to Beer Corner USA!!
Join us as we turn up the heat and have some of the best craft beers Cali has to offer! A few Cali breweries will have reps on hand - more info coming. Come dressed in your best summer attire (shorts, tanks, crop tops, flip-flops and bikinis) and get a discount on your first California brewed beer of the night!
• Extreme Beerfest Beer Paired Dinner hosted by Odell Brewing
Company featuring two beers brewed in collaboration with Infusion Brewing Company. Tickets on Sale Now!
Saturday, February 22, 2014
• Extreme Beerfest 2014 - Tickets on sale now!!