Hey Philly, Its almost Beer Week!!!!
"Its begining to look a lot like Beer Week.
In evvvvvery bar you go-o-o-o !
Take a look in the Barrel House.
With IPA's and Imperial Stouts a' flowwwww
Sudsy once again.....
Its begining to looooook a lot like Be-e-e-e-er Week."
Beer, beer, beer, and events galore.
May 29th is opening tap for this year's 10 day celebration of the world's favorite libation in America's best craft beer city (PHILADELPHIA). While we might be corny with our bad lyrics there's nothing corny about the line up that we have in store for you this year. You love us for our beer selection and we're definetily coming through on that end. We've got at least 14 events lined up, with a few more surprises up our sleeve. We think you're going to love what we have planned. Check out the following list and see exactly what we have planned.
**All of our events are Pay as you go**
5PM- KelSo Beer Pong/Ping Pong Tournament
KelSo Brewing. Everyone's favorite Brooklyn brewed beer. New York style happy hour. So everything will cost extra! JK :-) Start the weekend right, join us as we host a ping pong tournament/ beer pong tournament. Come show us your best backhand and pong ball bounce and you will win some prizes! Pitchers of KelSo will be flowing
-Nut Brown Lager
-(Plus One More)
5-29 7PM-----LOCAL PIG ROAST
Lancaster Co.will be in house as we host them for our "High off the Hog" pig roast. We are getting a local suckling pig from our friends at Green Meadow Farms. It'll be charcoal roasted and served up with some great other picnic fare. We're pouring six different suds from Lancaster Brewing Co. We also have the privilege of being the first* bar in Philly to pour 2 exclusive and limited release beers that were made just for beer week!! Come be the first to discover these gems!
PHL Lager *
Barn Razer Farmhouse Ale *
Southern Cross Hog DIPA
Hop Hog IPA
Double Chocolate Milk Stout (nitro)
10am Philly's Phirst Ugly Pajama Party Brunch with Boulder Beer
Join us for a lazy Saturday morning where we will be hosting an ugly pajama party! Everyone's been to an ugly sweater party right? So you know how this works. Everyone wears their most hideous & obnoxious PJ's!! All Saturday morning we'll be relaxing & showing some of our favorite cartoons. Wear your sleepiest outfit & receive a 10% discount. We will be holding Philly's First Annual Ugly PJ Contest. Win stuff. We will be pouring a bunch of our fav's from Boulder Beer Company.
5-30 5pm Luau with Evil Genius
Join the Evil Geniuses as we host a luau at the Barrel House. Hawaiian themed luau complete with leis, tiki torches and apropos cuisine. Get a discount if you come in in coconut bras and grass skirts. Lets make this the night everyone gets leis-ed!! The brewerys Genius' will be bringing with them their randall to infuse "I Love Lamp" (Pineapple Hefeweizen) with coconut making it pina colada-y, the 1st time they've ever done this!
-8675309 galaxy IPA
-Shut Up Meg
-Evil Eye PA
-I Love Lamp (Infused with coconut)
10am Connect 4 with 4 Hands Brewing Co
Connect 4 plus other classic games
BRUNCH with 4Hands Brewing Company (pouring a "hand-full" of their beers) with classic games available such as Connect 4, Operation, Hungry Hungry Hippos, Jenga, Bottle Caps and more. It'll be more fun than a Barrel of Monkeys, which we'll also have... Kid friendly event, so come one, come all.
5pm Ice Cream Social With Sprecher
Join us for an "Ice Cream Social" featuring Sprecher Brewery with a build your own sundae bar. This is a kid friendly event. Although, there will be adult ice cream fun available as we'll be pouring Sprecher's Hard Root Beer and serving up our 'adult' version of a root beer float.
-Hard Root Beer
12pm Pizza & Pizza Boy Brewing
You like Pizza Boy Brewing? Get here for this because we're having a good ol' tap takeover!! We're pouring at least seven different beers. SEVEN beers, seven tastes, seven times the fun. Plus Pizza! Pizza! Pizza! What more obv theme could we do for this. Like they tots belong with each other!
-Sunny Side Up
-West Shore IPA
-Orange Cinnamon Sour
-Chocolate Citrus Stout
-Ginger Red Ale
7pm Wayback Vinyl with Weyerbacher
Remember way back in the day when vinyls were all the rage? Lately they've been raging on in new fashion! So we've decided to jump in our time machine and party like we're in the 70's. All night long come and listen to your favorite tunes played like they were meant to be, on record! We're hooking up a vinyl record player to rock the tunes. Bring in your own records to hear them over our sound system. Weyerbacher will also be on hand raffling some vintage large format bottles.
-Last Chance W/ Apricot
7 pm Spellbound & Cigar Ctiy
We us as we host Spellbound Brewing and Cigar City! Starting at 7pm we will be pouring 5 beers from Spellbound & about 4 from Cigar City. Come for the beers and enjoy a show. We've invited the Group "Whiskey Kitten Cabaret" to put on a great comedy and burlesque performance. There'll be comedy, comedy show, some sideshow acts, a little bit of burlesque and apparently some fire breathing!! Come get burnt.
-white oak IPA (on the hand pump)
From Cigar City--
-Cigar City Vanilla Cherry Double Nut
-Cigar City Blueberry Pancake
-Cigar City Lemongrass Ginger
-Cigar City Guayabera
-Cigar Cafe Americao
-Cigar Cafe Peach Habanero
7 pm Great South Bay Taps & Apps
-Taps & Apps New York Invasion. Join us at 7pm to welcome Great South Bay to Philly. We are hosting their first event ever in Philly! Phil Ebel will be on hand to meet and greet to talk about their beers and what its like being a new guy in town. We will also be cooking up some specials based around New York Themed food ideas.
-Blood Orange IPA
-Blonde Ambition Summer
-Hopsy Daisy Session IPA
-Field 5 Golden IPA
-Marauder Bourbon Barrel Aged Scotch Ale
12:00 Pm Sour Power and Hill Farmstead
Starting at 12pm we will be pouring everyone's impossibly hard to get faovrites from Hill Farmstead! We will also be pouring a handleful of sour beers to go along with Hill Farmstead. Get here as these beers dont show up to often!!
-Hill Farmstead Anna
-Hill Farmstead Conduct of Life
-Hill Farmstead Mary
-Bullfrog June Brune Cocoa
-Bruery in the Rye
-4 Hands Prussia Passonfruit
-Trinity Magical Brett Tour #4
-Freigiest Pear Abraxxas
-Perennial Philly Taco
6 pm Hermit Crabs & Duclaw
Join us Friday night as we focus on Duclaw Brewing Co. We'll be having a tap take over and hosting hermit crab races! Watch in amazement as these majestic Hermit crabs volley for position. Each race will bring a chance to cheer on your fav crustacean! Who's gonna win! The winning crab decides on a new favorite beer that will then be discounted until the next heat. We will be pouring 8 beers and each beer will be represented by a crab in each race. Along with the beers and races we'll be serving up crab related fare, ie: softies, po' boys and crab legs. No hermit crabs will be harmed in the making of this event.
-Dirty little Freak
-Sweet Baby Jesus
10am The Other Half Brunch
-We are going start a tradition here at the Barrel House. We're hosting our very own gameshow!
Barrel House Love Beer. It'll fairly simple and straight forward there'll be a few round of trivia. One round could be Name that brewery from beers? from logos? One round could be "if it fits the descritption? One round could be a lighteing as many of those beers from logo?
Point is we're going put your knowledge to the test? Think your a "beer geek"? Wanna chance to prove it? Email us if you'd like a chance to play! Tell us why you think you'd kick some beer-can ass! firstname.lastname@example.org seriously, you've got chance, now prove it.
-All Green Everything Triple IPA
-Green Diamonds DIPA
-Chardonnay Barrel Aged Brett Saison
-Forever Ever Session IPA
-Hop Showers IPA
10am Florida Themed Brunch Headlining Saltwater Brewery
Come play in the sand and feel like your all the way down south. We are hosting a florida theme brunch complete with Flamingos! Saltwater Brewery will be our headliner but we will also have some beers from Due south, Cigar City, Brewbus and maybe Funky Buddha.
-Don't Get Confused