Blog



Tour de Brew: A Bicycle Tour of Kansas City Breweries Past and Present

Tourdebrewkc

The Tour de Brew KC, is a point to point bicycle tour of Kansas City’s brew­eries, his­toric brewing land­marks and other brew­e­ri­ana and is lauded as the “first of its kind in the region.”

Participants in the Tour de Brew KC can learn about the rich history of brewing in Kansas City and hear the stories and urban legends sur­round­ing brewing in Kansas City. On the tour you hear about the “wettest block in the world,” the link between beer and base­ball and where Kansas City’s only Alligator pit was.

Click here to register.

May 1, 2014 - 4:18 pm

Westport Beer Festival

Westportbeerfest2014 Blogheader

BeerKC and Sporting Kansas City present the third Annual Westport Beer Festival, a tribute to craft beers. This event returns to historic Westport on Saturday, June 7 from 5pm to 9pm on Pennsylvania Avenue in front of McCoy’s Public House and is a benefit for AIDS Walk Kansas City.

The Westport Beer Festival will feature more than 80 high quality, full-flavored beers from nearly 35 breweries around the United States and abroad. Guests will sample some of the world’s best brews and fabulous food while having the opportunity to mingle with the principals and brewmasters from each participating brewery. In addition, festivalgoers will have the chance to meet members from this year’s Sporting Kansas City team.

Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the gate. Each ticket includes a tasting glass and unlimited pours from participating breweries, while supplies last. Click here for more information.

April 22, 2014 - 11:59 am

Raise a Pint to Thomas Hart Benton

Raise a pint and toast to the 125th birthday of Thomas Hart Benton. Come to Kelly's Westport Inn on Friday, April 11th and attend the 125th Benton Bash from 6PM to 8PM. 

Before you raise your glass to toast Tom, on Friday April 11 from 5-6 PM , there will be a special viewing of an original Thomas Hart Benton painting “Landing at Jack’s Fork on the Current River” at the Benton Home at 3616 Belleview. 

Bentonbash2014 Efile

April 2, 2014 - 12:14 pm

1 2 3 4 5 ... 36