Every year, spring brings a volatile weather pattern for Texans with wide swings in temperature and sunshine. However, in Austin, spring also brings a wide variety of craft beer events from festivals to anniversary parties and everything in between. Here is Craft Beer Austin’s comprehensive list of all things craft beer happening around town this spring.
March 1st-3rd | Craft Pride’s 6th anniversary part featuring seven collaboration beers.
March 1st-2nd | The Growler Bar is celebrating 3 years with a NXNW collaboration beer and extensive tap list.
March 2nd | Strange Land Brewery celebrates their 4 year anniversary.
March 8th-9th | Red Horn Coffee House and Brewing Co. is hosting its 4th Anniversary Festivities.
March 9th | Circle Brewing Co. celebrates 8 years.
March 9th | Southern Heights is throwing their “poorly planned” Grand Opening Party.
March 30th | Caracara Brewing Company celebrates their first year as Lockhart’s only craft brewery
March 31st | Oddwood Ales celebrates their One Year Anniversary.
April 6th | Barrow Brewing celebrates their 3rd Anniversary Party.
April 6th | Zilker Brewing Co. is throwing their four year anniversary party.
April 6th | Vista Brewing celebrates their One Year Anniversary Party.
April 13th | Live Oak Brewing celebrates 22 years with live music, specialty casks, stein hoisting competitions and plenty of surprises.
April 20th | Real Ale Brewing Co. celebrates 23 years brewing award winning beers.
May 4th | Take the short trip to Taylor to celebrate the third anniversary party of the Texas Beer Company.
May 4th | The elusive Austin Beerworks 8th Anniversary party takes place.
May 25th | Coffee + craft beer Spokesman 2nd Anniversary
Craft Beer Festivals
March 29th-30th | The annual Big Texas Beer Fest takes over Dallas.
May 11th | The unique Wizards and Witches Beer Festival makes its debut at Fair Market.
May 11th | The Saengerrunde Maifest returns to the historic Austin Saengerrunde Hall.
April 27th | Get out to Katy, TX for the Wild West BrewFest 2019.
Other Notable Events
March 2nd-3rd | East Side Cool block party returns for the second year featuring events at eight east side breweries | The Brewer’s Table, Blue Owl Brewing, Friends & Allies Brewing Company, Hops & Grain Brewery, Lazarus Brewing Co., Oddwood Ales, Southern Heights Brewing Co and Zilker Brewing Company will be releasing eight NEW beers to raise funds for Austin charities.
March 9th – May 18th | Exercise while you enjoy craft beer with the annual Texas Brewery Running series.
April 6th | Chingona Fest Texas is back again this year at Hops and Grain celebrating women of color.
April 26th-May 31st| Divine Canines Barks for Beers is currently updating their list of participating breweries. Check with Craft Beer Austin for updates.