Patio at Black Husky Brewing

9 Beer Events Brewing in Milwaukee This Week: May 11-15

It’s American Craft Beer Week, so go out and celebrate by sipping some local brews from the likes of Black Husky Brewing.

Tuesday, May 11

Lakefront Brewery hosts its monthly Cyber Sipping event on Wednesday via Zoom at 7 p.m. But if you want to participate you have to pick up your beer and food kit between 4 and 9 p.m. on Tuesday.

Wednesday, May 12

Sprecher Brewing kicks off its traveling beer garden at Juneau Park (900 N. Prospect Ave.). The Roll Out the Barrel Tour will be there until May 31. The hours are 5 to 9 p.m. during the week and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

The Tap Yard opens its Bayshore location (5689 N. Bayshore Dr.) from 4 to 9 p.m.



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Friday, May 14

Hacienda Beer Co. (2018 E. North Ave.) is releasing a collaboration with Chicago’s Maplewood Brewery over the weekend. Brined Faith is an oak fermented saison. Keep an eye on Hacienda’s social channels for details.

Try samples from Barrier Brewing at Discount Liquor Milwaukee (5031 W. Oklahoma Ave.) from 4 to 6 p.m.

Central Waters is handing out samples at Discount Liquor Waukesha (919 N. Barstow St.) from 3 to 6 p.m.

Saturday, May 15

Black Husky Brewing (909 E. Locust St.) is hosting a vaccination clinic from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. It’s a walk-up clinic, so you don’t need an appointment. Also, if you bring in an unvaccinated friend, you get a free beer and your friend gets one after the shot. Cheers to Black Husky for the incentive.

Untitled Art is taking over the taps at The Brass Tap (7808 W. Layton Ave.) beginning at 11 a.m. The menu includes barrel-aged treats, an IPA or two and more.

The Fermentorium is releasing It’s All Green To Me, a New England IPA. It’ll be available starting at noon at both locations (7481 State Road 60, Cedarburg and 6933 W. North Ave.).



Dan Murphy has been reviewing bars for Milwaukee Magazine for roughly 20 years. He’s been doing his own independent research in them for a few years more.