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Talkeetna Beer Trippin 2018

March 23 - March 25

Schedule of Events:

Denali Brewpub (Main St.) Hours: Fri: 12pm-9pm, Sat: 9am-9pm, Sun: 11am-9pm. Spur Rd. Tasting Room (Mile 2) Hours: Fri & Sat: 1pm-7pm, Sun: 11am-7pm

Golden Carboy Homebrew Contest submissions: @ Denali Brewpub Beer Hall (Main St.) Fri: 6pm-9pm, Sat: 9am-Noon (judging begins at 12:30pm)
Equinox Mead Contest submissions: @ Denali Brewpub Beer Hall (Main St.)
Fri: 6pm-9pm, Sat: 9am-9:30am (judging begins at 10am)

FRIDAY, March 23
6pm | Tap Golden Carboy 2017 Winner @ Denali Brewpub We’ll tap and enjoy Mike Cragen’s award winning Mosaic Pale.

7-9pm | Homebrew Taste + Share @ Denali Brewpub Beer Hall (on Main St.)

Bring your best, as Denali Brewpub will be devoted to homebrew, homebrewers, mead and mead makers and the magic that happens when they collide. This is a private event, so please bring your GNBC mem- bership card.

10pm | Live music @ Fairview Inn

FRIDAY & SATURDAY, March 23-24
Keg and Growler fill drop offs @ Denali Brewpub & Spur Rd. Tasting Room

Drop off your kegs and growlers, let us know what you want in them and we’ll have them cleaned, filled and ready to take home on Sunday. Keg pick-up will be at Spur Rd. regardless of where you dropped them off.

SATURDAY, March 24
10am | Beer Bakin’ 5 @ Flying Squirrel Bakery Cafe

Wake up and put beer in your food! Learn about baking with beer in the kitchen at Flying Squirrel Bakery Café. Owner Anita Golton will teach a fun class including demonstration, participation, and of course, eating. We’ll use this year’s freshly brewed Mosaic Pale to prepare pale ale biscuits & gravy! Participants are asked to reserve a spot by calling 907-733-NUTS. $15 class fee includes eating what you make! Maxi- mum attendance is 12 people. Walk-ins are welcome if there is room, but the class has been full in the past – preregistration is recommended.

12pm & 2pm | Brewery Tours @ Spur Rd. Tasting Room (Mile 2 on the Spur Rd.)

Shuttles will depart Denali Brewpub on Main St. at 11:30am and 1:30pm. Shuttle seating is limited so sign up early at the bar for a ride. Shuttles will return to Denali Brewpub at approximately 1:30pm & 3:30pm.

4-5:30pm | Interactive brewer’s session @ Denali Brewpub Beer Hall
Bring your beer, mead or recipes and have some face time with a brewer. We’ll be on hand to talk

about brewing, answer questions and offer advice.

6pm | 2018 Golden Carboy & Equinox Mead winners announced @ Denali Brewpub

  • Winners will be announced at a family style dinner at Denali Brewpub.
  • Please make your reservation at the bar by 4pm Saturday to guarantee a seat. Reservations may be made in advance by calling (907) 733-2537. Guests may order from our regular Brewpub menu.
  • Homebrew winners announced: – Golden Carboy 2018 winner – Best of show
    – Most creative style
  • Equinox Mead Contest winner announced 10pm | Live music @ Fairview Inn

    SUNDAY, March 25
    Farewell Breakfast @ Talkeetna Roadhouse
    Soak up your hangover blues with the Roadhouse’s world-famous breakfast.

    Keg and growler fill pick-ups @ Spur Rd. Tasting Room Collaboration brew wort pickup @ Spur Rd. Tasting Room

    GNBC members are encouraged to take our wort home and make delicious beer. Everyone will be given the same starter wort. Then, at the May GNBC meeting, everyone can bring their finished beers for a taste and share. Bring your sanitized vessel to the Spur Rd. Brewery (Mile 2) on Sunday to have it filled. Maximum 10 gallons per person.


March 23
March 25
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