Over 120 Unique Beers to be Poured at Collaboration Beer Fest

red swing brewhouse and peaks n pines brewing in colorado springs make a beer for collaboration beer fest in westminster colorado on march 30th 2024

PRESS RELEASE 2024 COLLABORATION BEER FEST – MARCH 30th More Than 165 Craft Breweries to Pour at Collaboration Fest on March 30th. Named Best Beer Festival by the 2023 USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards, this one-of-a-kind craft beer fest will showcase more than 120 beer collaborations. DENVER (Jan. 30, 2024) – The Colorado […]

2024 Colorado Pint Day Reveal

2024 Colorado Pint Day artwork

press release The list of participating breweries for Colorado Pint Day will be announced in late march We proudly announce the return of the 9th Annual Colorado Pint Day on Wednesday, April 10, 2024. This beloved fundraiser, in which $1 of each pint glass sold is donated to the Colorado Brewers Guild, also supports local […]

Hidden Gems: Oktoberfest Beers You Need To Try Now

Oktoberfest is a beloved German beer festival that celebrates Bavarian culture (fun fact: it all started as a royal wedding celebration) in Munich that takes place this year on Sept. 16th – Oct. 3rd.  Here in Colorado, you can get in on the fun because a number of Colorado craft brewers are releasing Oktoberfest beers, […]

20 Amazing Fresh Hop Beers to Try

colorado brewery fresh hop beer

Unique to the end of summer weather, this is the time of year when hops are harvested and delivered to breweries across the country, including numerous throughout Colorado. The fresh hop beers differ from traditional brewing throughout the rest of the year due to the hops being fresh (or wet) and often arrive at the brewery […]

USA Today 10Best Awards for Colorado’s Beer Scene

The Colorado Brewers Guild is pleased to share that the Colorado beer scene was recognized in 6 out of 9 of the USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice beer categories this year! Best Beer Festival: Collaboration Fest (#10) – this is the Guild’s largest annual event that pairs collaborating breweries that create unique, one-of-a-kind beers solely […]

Colorado Brewers Collect 24 Awards at World Beer Cup®

Photo credits: Living a Stout Life The Colorado Brewers Guild (CBG) is pleased to congratulate the 19 Colorado breweries, 18 of which who are craft breweries, that collected a total of 24 awards at the World Beer Cup award ceremony on May 10, 2023 in Nashville, TN where awards were given in 103 beer-style categories.  […]

2022 Fresh Hop Beers

Fresh hop (also known as wet hop) beers are unique to this time of year. They are made with fresh or wet hops, harvested straight off of the bines, rather than dried hops which are used the rest of the year. The only time to get fresh hops in the Northern Hemisphere is August through […]

Firkin February

It’s Firkin February! All month long Colorado craft breweries will be releasing their firkins to the public. A firkin is a specific size of a cask, a ¼ of a barrel that often looks like a mini keg. Breweries are able to put their creativity in this vessel infusing beer with Philippine coconut, Sour Patch […]

2020 Fresh Hop Beers

Fresh hop (also known as wet hop) beers are unique to this time of year, so we’ve gathered a list of breweries that are currently offering them. What makes these beers so unique is that they are made with fresh or wet hops instead of dried hops (which are usually used). August and September are […]