This Week in Beer: June 24 – 30, 2013

We frequently get updates for our This Week in Beer post after our regular 9:00 am publishing time. Any edited listing will have UPDATE at the beginning of the listing.

Monday, June 24th – 1/3 off Craft beer bottles at Moerlein Lager House

Monday, June 24th – Beer of the Day Special at Rock Bottom Brewery
Each Monday, Gerry the brew master at Rock Bottom highlights a beer and you can enjoy it for just $3.25 all day.

Monday, June 24th from 6:00-9:00 pm – Pint Night with Peanut at Dilly Café

Tuesday, June 25th – Tappa Keg Tuesday at Dingle House
This week’s keg hasn’t been announced yet.

Tuesday, June 25th – $7 Growler Fills at Moerlein Lager House

Tuesday, June 25th – Pint Night at Rock Bottom Brewery
Purchase a logo pint glass filled with your favorite Rock Bottom beer for just $5.95, refills are only $3.00 and you keep the glass.

Tuesday, June 25th at 6:00 pm – Lance’s Brewery Tour Firkin Tapping at Arnold’s Bar and Grill
See our post for more information.

Tuesday, June 25th at 6:00 pm – Tuesdays on Tap at Whole Foods Mason
Six drafts, six bites, $6. This week’s beers are 21st Amendment Hell or High Watermelon, Kona Longboard, Ommegang Hennepin, Kentucky IPA, Evil Twin Falco IPA and Breckenridge Vanilla Porter.

Wednesday, June 26th – Bell’s Pint Night at Rail House
First Pint is $5 – Keep the glass and get refills for only $3.

Wednesday, June 26th – Wiede Wednesday at Pompilio’s
Every Wednesday is Wiede Wednesday at Pompilio’s in Newport with $3 Wiedemann pints all day.

Wednesday, June 26th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm – Lance’s Brewery Tour Happy Hour at Christian Moerlein Tap Room
For more information, check out the Facebook event at

Wednesday, June 26th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm – Take Home the Glass Night OR Abbey Wednesday at Taste of Belgium
And sometimes, it’s a tapping! We’ll let you know which one it is this week as soon as we find out.

Wednesday, June 26th from 5:30 to 8:00 pm – Beer Tasting at Marty’s Hops and Vines
Four beers from Hinterland Cherry Wheat, Saison Farmhouse, White Cap WIPA, and Luna Coffee Stout

Wednesday, June 26th at 7:00 pm – Monthly Tapping at Hofbräuhaus Newport
This month, it is their Bohemian Pilsner.

Thursday, June 27th – Hatter Days Tap Takeover at Holler Hops & Grill
Beer include Michigan Hatter, Farm House Hatter, Black Hatter, Oak Hatter and Rye Hatter on draft plus White Hatter in bottles.

UPDATE Thursday, June 27th from 5:00-9:00 pm – Anchor Brewing Tasting with Food Pairings at Mayday
Beers include Summer Ale, Liberty Ale, Zymaster Series Fort Ross Farmhouse ale and California Lager.

Thursday, June 27th at 6:00-8:00 pm – Burgers & Beers at the Party Source
This week’s pairing is a burger topped with home-made smoked chipotle chili and paired with beers from Rivertown, Blank Slate, Listermann, Upland, Mt. Carmel, Christian Moerlein, West Sixth and KY Bourbon Barrel Ale.

Thursday, June 27th at 6:00-10:00 pm – Pint Night Thursdays at Cock & Bull (all three locations)
The beers for this week’s Pint Night Thursdays are: Main Strasse Covington – Bell’s Roundhouse IPA, Glendale – Breckenridge Vanilla Porter and Hyde Park – Stone Most Bitter Bar Challenge.

Thursday, June 27th at 6:00 pm – Firkin Tapping at Rock Bottom Brewery

Thursday, June 27th at 6:30 pm – Rivertown Beer Dinner at View Cucina
5 Courses, 5 Craft Beers for $55. SOLD OUT

Thursday, June 27th from 9:00 pm to close – $3 Thursdays at Roebling Point Bars (Molly Malone’s Covington, Keystone Covington, Blinkers, Sidebar)
All of the bars have their own list of their selected appetizers and beers (taps change weekly).

Friday, June 28th – $7 Growler Fills at Moerlein Lager House

Friday, June 28th at 5:00 – 9:00 pm – Brew Bash at Cork ‘N Bottle Covington
$8 to taste 25 different beers.

Friday, June 28th at 5:30 pm – Beer and Wine Tasting at Everything’s d’ Vine
$10 per person to taste five beers and four wines. $5 to taste just beer or just wine.

Friday, June 28th from 6:00-7:00 pm – Friday Night Flights Beer Tasting at Party Town in Florence

Friday, June 28th at 6:30 pm – Christian Moerlein Beer & BBQ Cruise on BB Riverboats
From Facebook:

Christian Moerlein Brewery and BB Riverboats have teamed up for a great cruise every Friday this summer. Cruise the beautiful Ohio River on one while tasting Moerlein’s handcrafted lagers & ales with a member of the Christian Moerlein team. Paired with the beers is a wonderful buffet featuring BBQ Brisket, BBQ Chicken and Pulled Pork BBQ. Music will be provided by a local area band for your entertainment.

Cost is $55.00 for adults and $38.00 for children. Go to to purchase tickets.

Friday, June 28th at 7:00 pm – Passport to Beer Friday at Winton Woods Mill Race Banquet Center

Enjoy tasting over 25 unique summertime lagers, ales and porters. Heavy hors d’oeuvre stations will accompany tastings. Live entertainment, brewmasters and brewery representatives will be available for questions. Cost is $24.95/person, $16.95/designated drivers. Must be age 21 or older. Advanced tickets are required. For more information, call 513-521-7275

Saturday, June 29th – Three Floyds Tap Takeover at DEP’s Fine Wine and Spirits (Fort Thomas)
Beers will include Arctic Panzer Wolf, Blackheart IPA, Gumballhead, Pride & Joy, Alpha King, Apocalypse Cow, and Robert the Bruce.

Saturday, June 29th from 12:00 am – 12:00 pm – Rhinegeist Grand Opening

Saturday, June 29th from 5:00-8:00pm – Beer Tasting at Ludlow Wines
The cost to taste four beers is $6.00 per person.