Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival

Address: Beaver Run Resort (and various locations around Breckenridge)
Phone: (970) 977-0100
Website: bigbeersfestival.com
Tickets: bigbeersfestival.com/purchase-big-beers-festival-tickets

Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival…
Beer Geeks rejoice! A world-class beer festival is coming to Breckenridge on January 10-12. 2019. The Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival is a three-day celebration of craft beer held in the majestic Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Designed as a specialty beer festival focused on education, the Big Beers Festival also offers attendees the opportunity to enjoy the winter playground of Breckenridge, Colorado and has become a destination event for beer lovers and connoisseurs around the globe.

Almost all of the Nineteenth Anniversary weekend will be held at Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center, with some single events (and all affiliate events) held in other locations around Breck.

Local’s Tip: Tickets sell out early! Don’t wait to buy your tickets (and if events are sold out, you can still request to be added to the waitlist).

Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival Events:

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Thursday, January 10
Falling Rock Tap House at Big Beers Festival
10 Jan — 11 Jan | @ 01:00 pm | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
New to the Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines festival this year is the Falling Rock Tap House at Big Beers! Located on Level 3 next to the Beaver Run hot tub area, Falling Rock has a curated list of craft cans available, acoustic guitar music each evening, and free tastings on Friday afternoon. Hours are: Thursday 1/10: 6pm – midnight Friday
Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival Calibration Dinner
10 Jan @ 07:30 pm | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
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The Nineteenth Anniversary Big Beers Festival weekend opens in traditional Big Beers style! Enjoy a double beer pairing dinner with fantastic creations from both Avery and Dogfish Head Brewing at each course. Adam Avery will once again be hosting the Calibration Dinner, and we will announce our Dogfish Head host soon. The dinner will be held in
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Friday, January 11
Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival - Free Cicerone Workshop
11 Jan @ 08:30 am | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
This is an incredible opportunity for beer lovers and connoisseurs. Join in on a free Cicerone workshop presented by Master Cicerone, Neil Witte. The workshop will be held in Breckenridge Ballroom Peak 17 at Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center.  Open to the public, topics covered in the workshop will range from storage and draft equipment to be
Falling Rock Tap House at Big Beers Festival
11 Jan — 12 Jan | @ 01:00 pm | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
New to the Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines festival this year is the Falling Rock Tap House at Big Beers! Located on Level 3 next to the Beaver Run hot tub area, Falling Rock has a curated list of craft cans available, acoustic guitar music each evening, and free tastings on Friday afternoon. Hours are: Thursday 1/10: 6pm – midnight Friday
Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival - Small Plates & Craft Beer Pairing
11 Jan @ 04:00 pm | Aurum
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Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival Small Plates & Craft Beer Pairing event will be held at Aurum in Breckenridge. The two Brewmasters/Owner teams featured for this dinner are Travis Hixon of Blackberry Farm Brewery and Josh Grenz of Verboten Brewing Co. John Holl, Senior Editor of Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine, will be your Master of Ceremo
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Big Beers Festival Craftbeer.com Beer and Food Experience 
11 Jan @ 06:00 pm | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
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The Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival presents Craftbeer.com Beer and Food Experience with Chef Adam Dulye and Julia Herz. Foodies and beer geeks unite while we help tune your inner pairing guide during this unique and cutting edge demonstration. Get ready to enjoy craft beers from small and independent U.S. brewers along with a strategic
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Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival - Traditional Brewmasters' Dinner
11 Jan @ 07:30 pm | Quandary Grille
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The Traditional Brewmasters’ Dinner is hosted by different celebrated brewmasters each year, showcasing their portfolios of fantastic beer. All Big Beers dinners feature one beer from each brewery for each course, resulting in a “double-beer pairing” dinner of elevated culinary complexity and commentary by both hosts throughout the evening. T
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Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival - Cigar Pairing Experience
11 Jan — 12 Jan | @ 10:00 pm | Coppertop Bar at Beaver Run Resort
Join us for cigars and great craft beer with Paul Gatza of the Brewers Association and Clay Carlton of Palma Cigars. Experiment with various pairings and visit with your hosts while enjoying a myriad of beers offered from various generous breweries. No ticket required for this event, and no formal presentation. Come and go as you like. Bring a jack
Saturday, January 12
Big Beers Experimental Brewing Seminar
12 Jan @ 09:00 am | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
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One of the many highlights of Big Beers Festival Weekend: the Experimental Brewing Seminar, titled “High Gravity and High Elevation: The Impacts of Water Chemistry on Aroma, Flavor, Texture and Style”. Join Nile Zacherle of Mad Fritz Brewing Co., Nick Ison of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Matt Ruzich of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Chad Yakobson of
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Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival - The Yoga of Brewing
12 Jan @ 09:30 am | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival presents The Yoga of Brewing: Discover yogic wisdom and practices to enhance your skill as both a brewer and a consumer of amazing beer. This session is the perfect way to prepare your body, mind, and soul to receive the outstanding selection of beers coming your way throughout the day. Join Kim Fuller, Yo
Big Beers Festival Saturday First Session Seminars
12 Jan @ 11:30 am | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
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Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival hosts a variety of seminars on Saturday. The first session schedule is as follows:  Brewmaster's Track I: Glucoamylase: From Brute to Brut by Steve Breezley of Ska Brewing Company.Saturday 11:30–12:20 pm Location: Summit Gallery, Peaks 9 & 10, Beaver Run Conference Center. This presentation will discus
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Big Beers Festival Saturday Second Session Seminars
12 Jan @ 12:30 pm | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
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Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival hosts a variety of seminars on Saturday. The second session schedule is as follows:  Brewmasters Seminar Track II: "Extreme...ly Simple Beers" by Lasse Ericsson and Andrew Colley of Nynäshamns Ångbryggeri in Sweden. Track II: Saturday 12:45–1:35 pm Location: Summit Gallery, Peaks 9 & 10, Beaver R
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Falling Rock Tap House at Big Beers Festival
12 Jan — 13 Jan | @ 01:00 pm | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
New to the Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines festival this year is the Falling Rock Tap House at Big Beers! Located on Level 3 next to the Beaver Run hot tub area, Falling Rock has a curated list of craft cans available, acoustic guitar music each evening, and free tastings on Friday afternoon. Hours are: Thursday 1/10: 6pm – midnight Friday
Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival - Commercial Beer Tasting
12 Jan @ 02:30 pm | Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center
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The big granddaddy of it all, the Commercial Tasting is the anchor and highlight of Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Weekend. Sample over 500 big (over 7% abv), Belgian in style, and experimental beers throughout the afternoon.  As you sample, visit with the brewery owners, brewmasters, and importers, learning more about their craft and inspsirat
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