Beer Events Brewing in Milwaukee This Week: Nov. 13-17

Lakefront is sponsoring a multi-day pub crawl down Brady Street, so plan accordingly. If you can’t make it to the East Side, there are plenty of other beer-related options this week.

Wednesday, Nov. 13

Sahale Ale Works (1505 Wisconsin Ave., Grafton) hosts a fall beer pairing dinner with Tall Guy at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $65.

Door County Brewing and its offshoot Hacienda Beer Co. are taking over the taps at Ray’s Growler Gallery (8930 W. North Ave.) at 5 p.m.

The Milwaukee Beer Society takes a trip to Indeed Brewing (530 S. 2nd St.) at 6 p.m. See what the Minneapolis-based brewery has to offer for just $15 ($20 for non-members).

BelAir Cantina (410 W. Town Square Way, Oak Creek) is unveiling Guava Wheat, a beer made exclusively for them by The Explorium Brewpub at 5 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 14

The four-day Tour de Brady Street takes place at establishments on Brady Street and gives patrons a chance to win cool prizes courtesy of Lakefront Brewery. Go to bars, earn raffle tickets, maybe win an awesome bike from Fyxation Bicycle Works. The “tour” wraps up on Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. at Lakefront (1872 N. Commerce St.) with prize drawings and fun.

Point After Sports Pub & Grille (7101 S. 76th St., Franklin) hosts a Third Space Brewing tap takeover. One beer on the list is Haunted Barrel Candy Bar Porter, which is reason enough to attend.

Take your dog to Broken Bat Brewing (231 E. Buffalo St.) for Bark ‘n Brews. Your dog earns you $1 off everything you order. Broken Bat is supplying the dog treats.

Friday, Nov. 15

Maplewood Brewery brings a few of its deliciously juicy brews to Discount Liquor Milwaukee (5031 W. Oklahoma Ave.) from 4 to 7 p.m.

Try samples from Raised Grain Brewing (3 to 6 p.m.) and Sierra Nevada (4 to 7 p.m.) at Discount Liquor Waukesha (919 N. Barstow St.).

Saturday, Nov. 16

Honor the memory of Kaden Stark, a young man who helped raise thousands of dollar for Make-A-Wish, at the annual Kaden’s Wish event at Champps Brookfield (1240 S. Moorland Rd.). The event features a raffle, silent auction, plenty of great beer (of course) and benefits an extremely worthy cause. If you can’t make it, you can still donate to the cause.

Eagle Park Brewing (823 E. Hamilton St.) has two can releases for the weekend. Get there at 11 a.m. to pick up cans of Bowie’s Space Suit IPA and Tropical Slush: V2 Sour Ale.

Sunday, Nov. 17

Explorium Brewpub is the guest of honor at The Sugar Maple (441 E. Lincoln Ave.) from 4 to 6 p.m. Meet the guys behind Explorium and try samples for $20.



Dan Murphy has been reviewing bars for Milwaukee Magazine for roughly 15 years. He’s been doing his own independent research in them for close to 25.