Kansas Craft Beer Week begins, the Belfry hosts a sour bottle share night and more beer events
Thursday, March 26
Renegade night, with Depravity Peanut Butter Cup Milk Stout and brewer Brian O’Connell, at Barley’s Brewhaus (5031 W. 135th St., Leawood), 4:30 p.m.
Tapping of Prairie Artisan Ales and Siren’s Ratchet, at Flying Saucer (101 E. 13th St.), 7 p.m.
Sweet $2 16-ounce beers, at Gordon Biersch (11652 Ash, Leawood), 3–11 p.m.
Friday, March 27
Final Firkin Friday, with a tapping of Abita’s oak barrel–aged Pecan Harvest Ale, Barley’s (16649 Midland Dr., Shawnee), 4:30 p.m.
KC Design Week kickoff party, with Torn Label, at the Bauer Event Space (115 W. 18th St.), 8–11 p.m.
Odell tasting, at Gomer’s (3838 Broadway), 4–7 p.m.
Sierra Nevada Hop Hunter IPA, at the Other Place (7324 W. 80th St., Overland Park), 4 p.m.
Sunday, March 29
Beer trivia, at Free State Brewery (636 Massachusetts, Lawrence)
Monday, March 30
Kansas Craft Beer Week launch party, with Tallgrass, Free State and High Noon, at Barley’s (16649 Midland Dr., Shawnee), 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 31
Founders KBS party and tap takeover at Martin City Brewing Co. (500 E. 135th St.), 6 p.m.
Free State tap takeover, at Barley’s (11924 W. 119th St.), 5–7 p.m.
Left Hand ginger night, with Great Juju, Good Juju and a cask, at Bier Station (120 E. Gregory Blvd.), 5–11 p.m.
Tallgrass tasting, at Rimann Liquors (3917 Prairie Ln., Prairie Village), 4:30–6:30 p.m.
Tallgrass five-course beer dinner, at Pig and Finch (11570 Ash, Leawood), $45, 913-322-7444 for reservations, 7 p.m.
Odell tap takeover, with Brazzle, Friek, Fifty-Niner, Barrel Thief, Barrel-Aged Myrcenary, Rufus Corvus and Footprint Region Ale, at Barley’s (16649 Midland, Shawnee), 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 1
Uber Stout Night, featuring flights of Founders KBS (2014 and 2015), CBS and Breakfast Stout, at Barley’s (11924 W. 119th St., Overland Park), 6:30 p.m. This is a ticketed event. Tickets go on sale at 4:30 p.m. April 1.
Prairie Artisan Ales tap takeover, featuring Standard Hoppy Farmhouse Ale, Birra Farmhouse Ale, Eliza5beth and Limo Tint, at Waldo Pizza (7433 Broadway), 5 p.m.
Beer and Bites featuring Free State, at Hank Charcuterie (1900 Massachusetts, Lawrence), 7–9 p.m.
Bottle-share night, at the Belfry (1532 Grand). Bring a 750 ml bottle of a sour to share, $20, 6:30 p.m.
Free State sampling, at Lukas Liquor (7541 W. 119th St., Overland Park), 4–6 p.m.
Tallgrass tasting, at Rimann Liquors (15117 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa), 4:30–6:30 p.m.