KC Bier Co. Doppel Alt release parties, Crane Brewing launch events and more craft-beer events
Thursday, January 21
Second Shift tap takeover, at Bier Station (120 E. Gregory Blvd.), 5 p.m.
Crane Brewing tap takeover, at Rock & Run & Brewery (110 E. Kansas St., Liberty), 7 p.m.
Summit tasting, at Hy-Vee (301 N.E. Rice Rd., Lee’s Summit), 4-7 p.m.
Free beer with a new or gently used board game or book donation, at Double Shift Brewing Co. (412 E. 18th St.)
KC Bier Co. Doppel Alt release party, at Brewbakers (9482 Renner Blvd., Lenexa), 5-7 p.m.
KC Bier Co. Doppel Alt release party, at MO Brew (1403 W. 39th St.), 6-9 p.m.
Project Pam tapping, at Flying Saucer (101 E. 13th St.), 6 p.m.
Friday, January 22
Crane Brewing launch party, at Flying Saucer (101 E. 13th St.), 5 p.m.
Summit tasting, at Hy-Vee (310 S.W. Ward Rd., Lee’s Summit), 4-7 p.m.
Shmaltz Brewing tap takoever, with Funky Jewbelation 2016, Chanukah in Kentucky and Slingshot, at Barley’s Brewhaus (11924 W. 119th St., Overland Park), 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 23
Crane Brewing beer brunch, at the Belfry (1532 Grand), 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Crane Brewing launch party, at Tapcade (1701 McGee), 4 p.m.
Sunday, January 24
Belgian beer tastings, at Grain to Glass (1611 Swift Ave., North Kansas City)
Monday, January 25
Crane Brewing beer and cheese pairing launch party, at the Foundry (424 Westport Rd.), $25 for a flight of four Crane beers paired with four cheeses, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, January 26
Odell tap takeover, with Rawah Rye IPA, Pina Agria Pineapple Sour, Russian Pirate Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout, Friek and Oak Haven Whiskey Peach Ale, at Barley’s Brewhaus (16649 Midland Dr., Shawnee), 4:30 p.m.
Crane Brewing launch party, at Grains & Taps (224 S.E. Douglas, Lee’s Summit), 6 p.m.
Central States Blackout, with black and rare beers, including Big Boy Imperial Stout, KBS, MILF, Project Pam and more, at Martin City Brewing Co. (500 E. 135th St.)
Wednesday, January 27
Crane Brewing five-course beer dinner, at Happy Gillis (549 Gillis St.), $65, 6:30 p.m. RSVP at 816-471-3663.
Perennial Abraxas, at Rock & Run & Brewery (110 E. Kansas St., Liberty)
Belgian Tripel tapping, at Gordon Biersch (100 E. 14th St.), 5-7 p.m. Proceeds benefit Little Warrior Princesses.