Run, Eat and Drink Your Way Through May

Spring is here, which means we can start to spend our days outside in the sunshine! Grab your SPF and make a plan to check out these springtastic events. 

Beer School - Salsa & Beer - May 4

Help Epic Brewing Company celebrate salda month and learn how to pair salsas with beer. For this class Epic will be collaborating with Los Chingones to bring you some awesome salas. And you know what salsa goes great on? EGGS!!! Class is free, but is a first come, first serve basis. 

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bRUNch at Fort Collins Brewery - May 7

Grab mom and begin the Mother’s Day celebrations early with bRUNch at Fort Collins Brewery. Start the morning with a beautiful run along the Poudre Trail. Post-run enjoy treats like the Vegetarian Smothered Burrito, Brewer’s Skillet, beer mimosas, Ghost Bloody Marys and lots of coffee! The fun continues at 12pm take a tour of the brewery! 

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Sun Drenched Music Festival - May 14

Kick off summer and celebrate Denver’s 300 days of sunshine at the Sun Drenched Music Fest Saturday, May 14, 12-8PM. This year’s inaugural music lineup will include a host of bluegrass favorites including headliner Hot Buttered Rum. Denver Beer Co’s is turning Canworks into an epic summer beach party complete with sand volleyball, beer ballon fights, and beach games. 

Music Lineup

Hot Buttered Rum

Town Mountain Rapidgrass Quintet

The Railsplitters • Bill McKay Band

Caribou Mountain Collective

Tickets start at $40. More information

Colfax Marathon Weekend - May 14 and 15

Two days. Seven races. So many options. The Marathon has been named Runner’s World as one of the greatest marathons for first timers and we cannot agree more. The Half Marathon run through the Denver Zoo and Aurora Fire Station and the Urban 10 Miler takes you through Mile High Stadium. This is a race you can run alone or put together a 5-person Marathon Relay team. Friends that run together, also get to celebrate together! There is still time to sign up, join Team bRUNch and help fundraise for Metro Caring. 

Discovering Colorado Breweries - Call to Arms Brewing Company - May 19th

Call to Arms Brewing Company is hosting Hops and Pie, The Real Dill, and the Colorado Brewers Guild at Call to Arms for an old world selection of food and beers. For $25 pre-order or $30 at the door, guests will enjoy three old world beers, including a Maibock, Kuit, and Vienna Lager; an old world sandwich with scratch-made kielbasa, green apple/bacon slaw, and whole grain mustard on a house roll; a side of German “tater” salad; and a classic pickle from the Real Dill. Each guest will also receive an 8x10 inch print signed by Dustin Hall of Brewtography Project. Guests will also have a VIP option for $35 that includes everything available for general admission, along with a shirt from the Colorado Brewer’s Guild and a limited co-branded glass mug with a full pour. 

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bRUNch at Blackbird Public House - May 22

Wash Park is one of the best places to run in Denver and Blackbird is one of the tastiest places to eat. So you should probably think about joining us. 

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Discovering Colorado Breweries - Renegade Brewing Company - May 28th

Renegade Brewing Company is hosting the Denver Vintage Reggae Society and The Real Dill at the Yard on Santa Fe for an energetic celebration of Colorado’s craft beer culture. Proceeds from this event will go to funding of The Brewtography Project’s Kickstarter Campaign. 

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