Your complete guide to Dayton Beer Week 2016

What better way to kick off Dayton Beer Week than with a parade? Beer lovers of all shapes and sizes turned out Sunday Aug. 23, 2015  for the ceremonial Beer Week parade which rolled down East Fifth Street from the Dublin Pub to Thai 9. AMELIA ROBINSON / STAFF
What better way to kick off Dayton Beer Week than with a parade? Beer lovers of all shapes and sizes turned out Sunday Aug. 23, 2015  for the ceremonial Beer Week parade which rolled down East Fifth Street from the Dublin Pub to Thai 9. AMELIA ROBINSON / STAFF

Dayton Beer Week 2016 officially kick off Sunday, Aug. 21 with the seventh annual Beer Pride Parade in the Oregon District.

Below is a complete list of events for the week from Joe Waizmann, organizer of Dayton Beer Week and co-owner of Warped Wing Brewing Company.

The week wraps up with the 18th annual AleFest Dayton at Dave Hall Plaza 3 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27.




Staff photo by Jim Witmer

Warped Wing Brewing Company: First tapping of Dayton Peace Accord Pale Ale, a collaboration of 13 local breweries, highlighting the collegial nature of the local craft beer community. Beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 222-7003.

Eudora Brewing Company: Special tapping of Collaboration Blood Orange Saison from Eudora, 5th Street Brewpub, & Crooked Handle beginning at 3 p.m. Info: (937) 723-6863.

Carver's Steaks & Chops: Warped Wing Parking Lot Party Featuring Flyin' Rye IPA and Ermal's Belgian Style Cream Ale from 4-8 p.m. with The Fries Band. Info: (937) 433-7099.


6th Annual Pints, Putters, & Pink Balls 2 Club Golf Scramble: Proceeds to benefit Breast Cancer Foundation (BCF) Local Chapter. Kittyhawk Golf Course-Falcon (Kitty) Course-18 holes, 2 person scramble. Proceeds to benefit Breast Cancer Foundation (BCF) Local Chapter. Registration at 12 p.m. 

Greens Fees: $30 walk, carts are ala cart. $60 per team w/o cart, includes sandwich/snacks from Fifth Street Wine & Deli.  Craft Beer in cans available for purchase on course from Warped Wing Brewery, Heidelberg Distributing and  Cavalier Distributors Team sign up at following Oregon District Establishments: Warped Wing Brewery, Thai9, Trolley Stop, Lucky's Taproom & Eatery, & Fifth Street Wine & Deli Prizes: Lefty 7 for $1 for 50% of Pot, Best Shot off a Beer Can.

Bunkers Bar & Grill: Shawn from Green Flash & Brian from Lagunitas will host a Beach Party with 6 beers from each brewery from 6-10 p.m. with great giveaways. Info: (937) 890-8899.

Archer's Tavern: Southern Tier Infusions Featuring Mankato Hop Farms. Info: (937) 401-1015.


6th Annual Dayton Beer Pride Parade: Begins at 2 p.m. at the Dublin Pub, Wayne Avenue and Fifth Street. Led by Mayor Nan Whaley  and Miami Valley Pipes & Drums. Enjoy numerous floats including The Radler from Warped Wing Brewery, Thai Rob's VW Van w/Nimrod Camper. Wear your beer gear and be a part of this hoptastic way to kick off Dayton Beer Week.

South Park Tavern: Goose Island Tap Takeover featuring Joliet, Lolita, & Sofie beginning at 5 p.m. 

Bunker's Tap Room & Grill: Fat Heads/Jackie O's Sunday Funday with Jacob & Patrick Stratton from 2-6 p.m. Info: (937) 890-8890.

Toxic Brew Company: Parade Party & Dayton Collaboration Tapping from 1-11 p.m.

Spinoza's Pizza & Salads: "Three Floyds Hoosier Night" featuring Indiana guitarist Michael Keisey. Three Floyds Tap Takeover beginning at 6 p.m.; music at 7 p.m. with $10 cover charge.

Blind Bob's: Lagunitas Sunday Fun-Night with Bryce & the Bob's Crew & giveaways including "everything but bags" from 6-9 p.m. Info: (937) 938-6405.

Eudora Brewing Company: Special tapping of 2015 Hullabaloo English Barleywine beginning at 1 p.m. Info: (937) 723-6863.

Jimmie's Ladder 11: Great Lakes Tap Takeover & Pint Night. Info: (937) 424-1784.




Dayton Beer Pride Parade 2015. Staff Photo by Amelia

6th annual Biking for The Beer of It! Starts at 6 p.m. sharp at Warped Wing Brewery. Sponsored 10-mile loop begins and finishes at brewery. Warped Wing beer tasting presented by WWBC Team. Cost is $25 and  is limited to first 80 cyclists which includes sampling at Warped Wing with appetizers following the ride. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Habitat for Humanity. Sign sheets at Warped Wing Brewing Company. Info: (937) 222-7003.

King's Point Pub: Sam Adams Stein Hoist beginning at 7:30 p.m. with Billy. Info: (937) 269-1915.

South Park Tavern: Fat Heads Night with Patrick Stratton beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 586-9526.

Crafted & Cured: Jackie O's with John Clift beginning at 5 p.m.

Chappys Tap Room: Three Floyds Throw Down with Trent & Chris starting at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 299-7427.

BC's Bottle Lodge: MadTree Madness with Jacob Stratton beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (513) 847-6866.

Toxic Brew Company: Nowhere in Particular is Somewhere in Particular Tapping from 5 p.m. to midnight. Info: (937) 985-3618.

Lucky Star Brewery & Cantina: $3 Pints -- all beers on tap. Info: (937) 701-7827.

Ray's Wine Spirits Grill: Bell's tasting 6-8 p.m. Info: (937) 890-0300.

BJ's Brew House Miamisburg: Green Flash Beer Dinner starting at 7 p.m. featuring four courses with eight different Green Flash beers, including special tapping of BJ's/Green Flash collaboration Hop Pact Rye IPA. Register online or call (937) 859-6000.

Primanti Brothers: North High Tap Takeover & Swag giveaways with Kelsey from 6-9 p.m. Info: (937) 912-9229.

Jimmie's Ladder 11: Dayton Beer Company Tap Takeover & Pint Night. Info: (937) 424-1784.

South Park Tavern: Oskar Blues Can Promotion Featuring Passion Fruit Pinner. Info: (937) 586-9526.

Bunkers: Yellow Springs Tap Takeover. Info: (937) 233-9464.




The beer board at Mudlick Tap House in Germantown. Photo from Mudlick Tap House Facebook page

Patterson Pub: Goose Island tap takeover featuring Green Line, Goose Island IPA, 312 Urban Wheat, & Oktoberfest beginning at 5 p.m. More info, call 937) 296-9477

Whole Foods: Cavalier Carouse with Trent Spoores beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 999-6880.

Paddy's Irish Pub: Warped Wing Night Featuring BrassPunk Pils, Peace Accord Pale Ale, & Bier Baron Bavarian IPA. More info: (937) 813-4027

Jimmie's Ladder 11: Rhinegeist Tap Takeover with Patrick Laing beginning at 6:00 PM. More info, call  (937) 424-1784

Bunker's Bar & Grill: Sam Adams Stein Hoist beginning at 6 p.m. More info, call (937) 248-3860

Fricker's Huber Heights: Sam Adams Stein Hoist beginning at 7 p.m. More info, call  (937) 233-9464

Spinoza's: Maui Welcome to Ohio Beer Dinner $35 with Chris King & Mike Baker beginning at 7:30 p.m.. More info, call   (937) 426-7799

BC's Bottle Lodge: Fat Head Feature with Patrick Stratton beginning at 6 p.m. More info, call (937) 847-6866

Toxic Brew Company: IPA Heaven (All The IPA's) Tapping from 5 p.m. to midnight. More info, call (937) 985-3618

Lucky Star Brewery & Cantina: Lemon Peel aged IPA Beer Release. Taco Tuesday $1.00 Tacos. More info, call  (937) 701-7827

Spinoza's Pizza & Salads: Jackie O's Beer Dinner beginning at 7 p.m. . Reservations Required $37.95 per guest + tax & Gratuity. More info, call   (937) 426-7799

Mudlick Tap House: Dayton Girls Pint Out with Avery Brewing Company & some growler painting with Dabbie. Decorate your very own growler for just $15 which includes Mudlick Tap House Growler from 6:30 to 10 p.m.. More info, call  (937) 895-4066

Company 7 BBQ: New Holand Tap Takeover with Nick Lucciano from 5-10 p.m. More info, call (937) 836-2777

Archer's Tavern: A Fun & Fantastic Five Course Founders Beer Dinner with Cookie paired with Five Founders beers including Kentucky Breakfast Stout & very limited new Sleeper Cell Double IPA beginning at 6 p.m. Tickets must be purchased by Sunday, Aug. 21. Info: (937) 401-1015.

Lock 27 Brewing: California Tap Takeover & pint glass giveaway featuring Alesmith, Alpine, Green Flash, Stone, & Ace Cider beginning at 5 p.m.  Info: (937) 433-2739.

Harrigan's Tavern: Bell's Pint Night with Giveaways. Info: (937) 294-7474.

South Park Tavern: Abita Halfway to Fat Tuesday Party with Ian from 5-8 p.m. Info: (937) 586-9526.

Blind Bob's: Southern Tier Tap Takeover featuring Vintage Jahva. Info: (937) 938-6405.

Chappys Social House: Christian Moerlein Cask Ale Promotion. Info: (937) 938-6405.

Mojo's Bar & Grill: Yellow Springs Tap Takeover. Info: (937) 524-7484.




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Chappys Tap Room: Schlafly Tap Takeover with Matt Clapesattle beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 299-7427.

West Milton IGA: Craft Beer tasting featuring Yellow Springs & Rhinegeist from 5-9 p.m. Info: (937) 572-2979.

Buffalo Wild Wings Troy: Keep the Pint Glass Night featuring Breckenridge Mosaic from 6-8 p.m. Info: (937) 440-9016.

Milano's Brown Street: Rhinegeist Truth Tasting beginning at 8 p.m. Info: (937) 222-7072.

Pour Haus: Goose Island Tap Takeover featuring The Illinois DIPA, The Ogden Belgian Pale Ale and Goose Island IPA beginning at 6 p.m.  Info: (937) 825-2374.

Toxic Brew Company: Yellow Springs Day 5 p.m. to midnight. Info: (937) 985-3618.

Toll House Tavern: Tap Takeover featuring Breckenridge Vanilla Porter, Agave Wheat, & Ophelia from 6-8 p.m. Info: (937) 397-3270.

Blind Bob's: Metal, Bourbon, & Trooper Night with Giri beginning at 8 p.m. Info: (937) 938-6405.

West Milton IGA: Annual Ed Ledenski Ticketed Event with Jim Witmer from 5-10 p.m. Info: (937) 698-4206.

Ollie's Place: Cavalier vs. Premium Distro Duke Out with Chris King & Trent Spoores beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 723-8998.

O'Conner's Irish Pub: Vintage Stone Brewery Tapping Featuring Vintage Double Bastards with Travis Sessions beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 717-6915.

Lucky Star Brewery & Cantina: Jacked Up Lantern - Pumpkin Beer release. Info: (937) 701-7827.

Archer's Tavern: Weekly "Year of Beer" welcomes three special tappings of Toxic Brew Company's Safety Third Triple IPA & Hangar 18 Porter beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 401-1015.

Bargo's Centerville: Enjoy some of your favorite Bell's beers with Matt Feist & the Bargo's Crew on the patio with pint glass giveaway & other great Swag beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 433-2500.

Dorothy Lane Market Springboro: Toxic/Nowhere in Particular Tap Takeover featuring for beers from each brewery with Pat Sullivan from NIP & Toxic Crew beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 748-6800.

Lucky's Taproom & Eatery: Green Flash Tap Takeover featuring only keg of Oculus Savage in Ohio from 6-9 p.m. Info: (937) 222-6800.

Chappys Tap Room: Brew Kettle Tap Takeover Featuring El Lupulo Libre. Info: (937) 299-7427.

Dublin Pub: New Belgium Craft Cocktails & Coloring Contest. Info: (937) 224-7822.

Dayton Beer Company: Great Lakes Brewing Company pizza and beer pairing. Info: (937) 228-2337.




Joe Waizmann pours a beer in the tasting room at Warped Wing Brewing Company at 26 Wyandot St. in downtown Dayton. Staff file photo by JIM WITMER

Milano's Brown Street: Trotwood Lager Urban Campout with Trotwood Trailer on display from 6-9:00 PM. Beers Include Trotwood Lager, Gamma Bomb IPA, SeñorWITa Mexican Wit, & Bourbon Barrel Aged TBA. Info: (937) 222-7072.

Barrel House: seven Seventh Son beers on tap — Humulus Nimbus, Seventh Son American Strong Ale, Stone Fort Pay Brown Ale, Scientist IPA,  Proliferous DIPA, Sun Mouth Saison, and Tinkerton American Barleywine. Taps will open at 3 p.m. 

Ron's Pizza: Warped Wing Pint Night with Justin featuring Dayton Peace Accord Pale Ale, Trotwood Lager, & Flyin' Rye Keep the Pint Glass Night beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 866-4321.

Dog's Breath Tavern: Goose Island Tap Takeover featuring Fulton Street Coffee, Matilda, & 312 Urban Wheat beginning at 4 p.m. Info: (937) 623-2308.

King's Table: Breckinridge Tap Takeover featuring King's Dish, Mango Mosaic, & another TBD Beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 431-1700.

Buffalo Wild Wings Troy: Deschutes Tap Takeover with Brandon Whitaker w/Black Butte XXVII beginning at 7 p.m. Info: (937) 216-6019.

Crafted & Cured: He'Brew Night featuring Vintage & Barrel Aged Beers with Elonzo King beginning at 5 p.m.

Toxic Brew Company: Four different Abby XXXX Tappings including Bourbon Barrel Aged & Sour Barrel Aged from 5 p.m. to midnight.Info: (937) 985-3618.

Lucky's Taproom & Eatery: Drag Race featuring casks from Fat Heads & Revolution Breweries with Patrick Stratton & Anthony DiPerna beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 222-6800.

South Park Tavern: Local Night Featuring Dayton Area Breweries beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 586-9526.

Ray's Wine Spirits Grill: Jackie O's Draft & Bottle Night with Kyle McGrail from 6-9 p.m. Info: (937) 890-0300

571 Grill & Drafthouse: Three Floyds Tap Takeover/Burger & a Beer Day with Brandon Kunkle beginning at 11 a.m. Beers include War Mullet, Apocalypse Cow, Moloko, Alpha King, GumballHead, & Yum Yum. Info: (937) 845-0089.

Pies & Pints: Fat Head & Heavy Seas Party with Patrick Stratton & Michael Fisher beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 429-7437.

Rue Dumaine: Jackie O's Beer Dinner $55 with Trent Spoores beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 610-1061.

Lucky Star Brewery & Cantina: $5.50- 32oz. Crowler Fills and Beer on Tap. Info: (937) 701-7827.

Mudlick Tap House: Crooked Handle Brewing Company Tap Takeover & Beer Dinner from 6-10 p.m. featuring Roadside Peanut Butter Porter, Matchstic Amber Ale, Short Fuze IPA The Farm Saison, & Dayton Brewers Collaboration Pale Ale. Info: (937) 895-4066.

Chappys Taproom: Wittekerke Wild Tapping, Keep the Glass beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 299-7427.

Mojo's: Toxic Tap Takeover from 5-10 p.m. Info: (937) 524-7484.

Pour Haus: North High Tap Takeover with Jerry, Joe, & North High's Brewery/owner Gavin featuring $3 beers. Info: (937) 439-3688.

Whole Foods Centerville: Nowhere in Particular Tap Takeover with gypsy Owner/Brewmaster Pat Sullivan beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 999-6880.

Jimmie's Ladder 11: Toxic Tap Takeover featuring three fun & limited brews with Big Pat beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 424-1784.

Bunker's: Founders Tap Takeover with Cookie from 6- 10 p.m. Chance to win a free brewery visit with lodging & a G.C. Info: (937) 890-8899.

Eudora Brewing Company: Infusion Thursday -- Sundowner with Fresh Watermelon Jolly Ranchers. Info: (937) 723-6863.




Glen Perrine Brewmaster/Owner at Lucky Star Brewery JIM WITMER/STAFF

Warped Wing Brewing Company: Rare library release of 2015 Vintage Whiskey Rebellion Bourbon Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout. Keep the snifter glass for $10 while keg lasts beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 222-7003.

Phone Booth Lounge: Shock Top Belgian White & Pretzel Wheat Sampling from 10-11 p.m. Info: (937) 298-8712.

Fricker's Miller Lane: Keep the Pint Night featuring Breckenridge Mosaic & Goose Island Oktoberfest from 6-8 p.m. Info: (937) 890-0020.

Kroger Austin Landing: Rhinegeist Tap Takeover. Info: (937) 384-4200.

Arrow Wine Centerville: Oktoberfest Beer Tasting Old World vs. New World beginning at 5 p.m. Info: (937) 433-6778.

Trolley Stop: Red Carpet Night beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 461-1101.

Poelking Lanes South VIP Room, 8871 Kingsridge Dr., Centerville: Beers & Bowling beginning at 4 p.m. Info: (937) 435-3855.

Toxic Brew Company: Triathlon -- come test your skills at pinball, foosball and shuffleboard from 5-8 p.m. (teams of 2-3 register in advance). Info: (937) 985-3618.

Crafted & Cured: Dogfish Head 15 Tap Extravaganza with Justin Kenyon beginning at 5 p.m.

Lucky Star Brewery & Cantina: Hop infused IPA with Randall Device. Info: (937) 701-7827.

Chappys Taproom: North High one off night. A couple of rarities & a couple of staples with a lot of goodies to give away. Meet Kelsy & get your liver ready for Saturday beginning at 6 p.m. Info: (937) 299-7427.

Peach's Bar & Grill: Abita/Ace Pint Night with Ian from 6-9 p.m. Info: (937) 767-4850.

Nick's: Abita Pint Night with Ian from 7-10 p.m. Info: (937) 372-3202.

Eudora Brewing Company: Peach Dayton Rhapsody Limited Bottle Release beginning at 6 p.m. Bottles (22-oz.) limit 2 per person. First come, first served. Info: (937) 723-6863.




Sample craft beers from around the world at AleFest. STAFF FILE PHOTO

18th Annual AleFest Dayton 3 to 6 p.m. at Dave Hall Plaza. More than 400 craft beers from over 180 international craft breweries featuring rare casks and more than 30 craft draught beers. Special Ohio area breweries section. Admission: $40 in advance, $50 at gate includes 20 samples of craft beer, live entertainment, sampling glass, & event guide. Info: & Facebook/AleFests.

Toxic Brew Company: "Cleanup Day" finish special tappings & tap more 1-off Toxic beers all day and night. Info: (937) 985-3618.

Chappys Taproom: Bell's Cereal Breakfast, come fill up before AleFest with a Bell's Beer & cereal pairing featuring a keg of Oracle beginning at 11 a.m. Info: call Lori Camplin at (937) 299-7427.


Tuty's: Enjoy a Blue Point Lager on draught for $3 and keep the glass from August 20-27. Info: (937) 426-4266.

Station 1: Week-long Breckenridge Brewery specials, various styles. $4 pints (normally $5), and keep the pint glass while supplies last. Info: (937) 324-3354.

Guerra's Krazy Taco: Weeklong Breckenridge Brewery specials, various styles. $4.95 for a Breckenridge pint and a taco, plus keep the pint glass (while supplies last). Info: (937) 325-0799.

South Park Tavern: Rhinegeist Truth cans $2.50 all week. Info: (937) 586-9526.

Mojo's: Rhinegeist feature. Info: (937) 524-7484.

Bunker's Bar & Grill: Aug. 21-28. Cincy/local week, featuring Rhinegeist. Info: (937) 248-3860.

Nick's Xenia: Aug. 22-25. Happy Hour: $3 pints of Rhinegeist Truth, Angry Orchard, Sam Adams Oktoberfest, and Sierra Nevada Pale Ale. Info: (937) 372-3202.

Ye Old Trail Tavern: Aug. 22-26. Happy Hour: $0.50 off Sam Adams Oktoberfest & Rhinegeist Trips draught. Info: call Jared at (937) 384-4200.

MacDigger's Pub: Aug. 21-27. Featuring Sam Adams Oktoberfest draught for $3.50. Info: (937) 985-9210

Rooster's Huber Heights: Rhinegeist Truth Feature $4.75. Info: (937) 236-9464.

King's Table: Aug. 20-26. Weihenstephaner Week with Glassware. Info: (937) 431-1700.

TBD- Dayton Beer Co.: Ohio Pint Night with John Clift, Jacob Stratton, & Patrick Stratton. More info, call (937) 228-2337

TBD Toxic: Game Night with Justin Kenyon & John Clift. Info: (937) 985-3618.

Lucky Star Brewery & Cantina: All Week Tap Takeover at Bullwinkle's Top Hat Bistro. Wear an Ohio brewery's shirt and receive $1 off pints. Info: (937) 701-7827.

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