Big Beers, Belgians, and Barleywines Festival
BEST BETDATE: January 9 2014, 7:30 PM to January 11 2014, 3:30 PMCost:$60-$500.CATEGORY: CulinaryVENUE INFORMATION:Vail Cascade Resort & Spa1300 Westhaven Dr.Vail, CO 81657
This is not the festival for small-fry brews. More than 200 commercial and home brewers will converge in Vail to share their Belgians and other high-ABV beers. The fest includes seminars, a homebrew competition, and, of course, beer tastings. Don't forget the brewmasters' dinners pairing top breweries with local Vail restaurants such as Atwater on Gore Creek. Thu 7:30 p.m.; Fri 8:30 a.m.-midnight; Sat 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.