4 Hands rare tappings at Flying Saucer, River North beer school at Burg & Barrel, Avery tap takeover at Barley’s Midland and more beer events


Thursday, March 19

Brewers table, featuring 4 Hands Brewing Co. brewers and reps; food pairings; and tappings of Madagascar, the Woodsman third-anniversary edition (only keg outside the brewery), barrel-aged Late Harvest Saison (collaboration with chef Josh Eans) and Downfall bourbon barrel-aged imperial stout with raspberries, at Flying Saucer (101 E. 13th St.), 7 p.m.

Beer madness, featuring one $10 beer sampler and access to a brat-and-appetizer buffet, at Gordon Biersch (11652 Ash, Leawood), 4–11 p.m.

Oskar Blues night, with Pinner Throwback IPA, Death by Coconut and Ten Fidy, at Barley’s Brewhaus (5031 W. 135th St., Leawood), 4:30 p.m.

Perennial Mint Chocolate Stout tapping, at 75th Street Brewery (520 W. 75th St.), 6 p.m.

Friday, March 20
Border Brewing Co. reopens with six taps (406 E. 18th St.), 4–11 p.m.

Perennial tasting, at Gomer’s (3838 Broadway), 4–7 p.m.

Tallgrass sampling, at Lukas Liquors (13657 Washington), 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Monday, March 23
River North Brewery beer school with brewery co-founder and brewmaster Matt Hess, at Burg & Barrel (7042 W. 76th St., Overland Park), 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 24
Avery Brewing Co. tasting, at Rimann Liquors (3917 Prairie Ln., Prairie Village), 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Beer tasting, featuring a special flight of Brett/Wild Ale, at Bier Station (120 E. Gregory Blvd.), 7–9 p.m.

Stone night, featuring IPA, Old Guardian 2014, Go to IPA and Old Guardian Extra Hoppy 2015, at Barley’s Brewhaus (5031 W. 135th St., Leawood), 5 p.m.

Wednesday, March 25
Avery Brewing tap takeover, featuring the Beast, Mephistopheles, Samael’s, Uncle Jacob’s bourbon-barrel stout, Tweak imperial stout with coffee, and Liliko’i Kepolo, plus a surprise case of a rare beer, at Barley’s Brewhaus (16649 Midland Dr., Shawnee), 4:30 p.m.

Avery tasting, at Rimann Liquors (15117 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa), 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Brewer’s happy hour, featuring Gordon Biersch beers, at Gordon Biersch (100 E. 14th St.), 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Tapping of Draft Choice Special IPA, the new seasonal beer at Amerisports (3200 N. Ameristar Dr.)

Traveler Beer Co. glass night, at Flying Saucer (101 E. 13th St.), 7 p.m.

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