Spring is known for being people’s favorite time of the year and, among beer enthusiasts, it’s also known to be packed with various craft beer festivals and brewery anniversary parties. Here are some of the top events happening this spring. And remember to keep up with Craft Beer Austin for a weekly listing of everything happening around town.
April 7th | Live Oak Brewing celebrates 21 years of delicious beers.
April 7th | Barrow Brewing 2nd Anniversary Party.
April 14th | Zilker Brewing Co. is throwing their three year anniversary party.
April 21st | Real Ale Brewing Co. celebrates in style with their ZWEIUNDZWANZIG birthday kegger.
May 5th | Take the short trip to Taylor to celebrate the second anniversary party of the Texas Beer Company.
May 19th | Take another short road trip to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of New Braunfels Brewing Co.
Craft Beer Festivals
March 31st | The new Austin Beer and Music Festival makes its debut at Stubb’s.
April 7th | The Texas German Bier Fest returns to the historic Saengerrunde Hall and Scholtz Garten.
May 4th & May 5th Wild West BrewFest 2018 Katy Texas.
May 5th | Punk music meets craft beer and the new Punk in Drublic craft beer and music festival.
May 24th-27st | Aaron Franklin’s Hot Luck festival is back combining food, music and craft beer in a SXSW style event.
Other Notable Events
March 31st | Austin Strong Beer Festival is coming to Independence Brewing Company featuring a lineup of potent beers and other fun strength challenges and activities.
April 7th | The inaugural Chingona Fest ATX kicks off at Hops and Grain designed to celebrate and empower women of color.
April 27th-May 31st| Divine Canines Barks for Beers is back in May and $30 gets you a glass good for a free beer at 25 local breweries.