Next week is "Detroit Beer Week" Detroit has become quite the force on the national brewery scene. Events are more or less scheduled everyday. This is definitely a good idea.
Whiskey and beer
Time: 6 p.m. - 2 a.m.
Where: Ye Olde Tap Room, 14915 Charlevoix
More information: Take a look at the history of this Prohibition-era bar.
Slows-Bar-BQ happy hour
Time: 3-7 p.m.
Where: Slows Bar-B-Que, 2138 Michigan Ave.
Cliff Bells beer dinner featuring Kuhnhenn Brewing Co. and Dragonmead Microbrewery
Time: 9-11:30 p.m.
Where: Cliff Bells, 2030 Park Ave.
Details: Four courses and beer pairings with brewers. Reservations are recommended.
More information: Call 313-961-2543.
Beer vs. wine cheese pairing
Time: 7-10 p.m.
Where: Motor City Wines, 608 Woodward Ave
New Holland Brewing night
Time: 10 p.m. - 2 a.m.
Where: Grand Trunk Pub, 612 Woodward Ave.
Details: New Holland Brewing Co. takes over Grand Trunk.
Foxtown/Park Ave. pub crawl
Time: 7 p.m. - 2 a.m.
Where: Various locations - Park Bar, Cliff Bells, Rub BBQ Pub, Hard Luck Lounge, State Bar, Hockeytown Cafe, The Town Pump Tavern, Centaur
Details: $10 wristband will get you drink and food specials and waive cover at each location. A Detroit Beer Week representative will be selling wristbands at each location.
Detroit Fall Beer Festival
More information: Go here.
Official Detroit Fall Beer Festival after party
Time: 6 p.m. - midnight
Where: Atwater Block Brewery, 237 Joseph Campau St.
Sunday "Bloody Mary" Sunday
Time: Noon - 4 p.m.
Where: 3rd Street Bar, 701 West Forest Ave.
Details: Bloody Mary bar, breakfast items