Black Friday tappings of Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Coffee Stout, a Boulevard beer dinner and more beer events


Wednesday, November 26
Mother’s tap takeover featuring $8 flights of Winter Grind, Squashed, Spiffy Britches and Imperial Three Blind Mice, at Screenland Armour (408 Armour Road, North Kansas City), 6:30 p.m. Also, the release of Horrible Bosses 2.

Thursday, November 27
Fill growlers at Big Rip Brewing Co. (216 East Ninth Avenue, North Kansas City) 9 a.m.–noon.

Friday, November 28
Black Friday tap day, featuring dark beers, including Goose Island Bourbon County Stout, Bourbon County Barleywine, Boulevard Imperial Stout and Prairie Artisan Bomb, at Bier Station (120 East Gregory Boulevard), 11 a.m.

Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Coffee Stout tapping: at Barley’s Brewhaus (16649 Midland Drive, Shawnee), noon; at Rock & Brews (5701 West 135th Street, Overland Park), 2 p.m.; at Grinders Stonewall (10240 Pflumm, Lenexa), 4 p.m.; at the Peanut (7938 Santa Fe Drive, Overland Park), 6 p.m.

Waldo Pizza’s taproom tapping of KC Bier Co. Winterbock, Southern Tier Crème Brûlée, Angry Orchard Apple Crisp Cider and other beers for the holidays (7433 Broadway).

Black Squirrel Imperial Stout tapping at Cinder Block Brewery (110 East 18th Avenue, North Kansas City)

Saturday, November 29
KC Bier Co. tour (310 West 79th Street), featuring samples of three biers and a souvenir glass, $10, 1 p.m.

Monday, December 1
Boulevard beer dinner with Boulevard ambassador brewer Jeremy Danner, featuring Tank 7, Last Splash Wet-Hopped Ale, Double-Wide IPA and the Sixth Glass, at Summit Hickory Pit BBQ (1012 Southeast Blue Parkway, Lee’s Summit), $35, 6:30 p.m., 816-246-4434 to RSVP.

First Monday Tallgrass pub quiz, at Green Room Burgers & Beer (4010 Pennsylvania), 8 p.m.

Southern Tier glass night, at John’s Big Deck (928 Wyandotte), 6 p.m.

Tuesday, December 2
North Coast Brewing Co. tasting, featuring PranQster, Brother Thelonious, Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout and, if it’s released by then, Puck–The Beer Petite Saison, at Rimann Liquors (3917 Prairie Lane, Prairie Village), 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Santa Fe Brewing Co. beer dinner, featuring Happy Camper IPA, Nut Brown, Imperial Java Stout, Black IPA, and Imperial Smoked Rye Porter, at Pig & Finch (Park Place, 11570 Ash, Leawood), 7 p.m.

Wednesday, December 3
Brewery night (buy the beer, get the glass), featuring New Belgium art globe and Accumulation White IPA, at Flying Saucer (101 East 13th Street), 7 p.m.

North Coast Brewing Co. tasting (see details above), at Rimann Liquors (15117 West 87th Street Parkway, Lenexa), 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Beer flavor ID class teaching tasting technique, skunk vs. oxidized, fruity esters at Grain to Glass (1611 Swift Avenue, North Kansas City), 6:30 p.m. $15