• Second Story Garage: Slow Caves - 09/17/2014 12:29 PM MDT
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    (Left Hand Brewing Co. / Special to A&E Spotlight)
    Longmont Oktoberfest goes bigger with beer garden, bratwurst

    09/18/2014 04:35 PM MDT
    The two-day fall fest will feature a 200-foot-long bratwurst and breweries that now include Left Hand, Oskar Blues, Pumphouse, 300 Suns, Grossen Bart and Longs Peak Pub & Taphouse. 
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    Weekend in Boulder: Beer is good after any occasion
    09/19/2014 03:19 PM MDT - Allow me to guide you to a few new brews in town. Can't let those taste buds get complacent. Full Story

    Weekend in Boulder: Beer run, Pride Fest, Sober Rave
    09/11/2014 07:42 PM MDT - Repeat after me: "I love beer fitness." If you need a pint glass as motivation,Sunday BRU Boulder (5290 Arapahoe Ave.) is teaming up with Rocky Mountain Brew Runs to set up a 5K that starts at 10 a.m. and ends with morning beer and great food. After the race, as you sip on sweet, sweet victory, you can join in on Beer Olympics and a taste-test challenge. Winners get more free beer.  Full Story

    Take the edge off fall with Boulder County's Oktoberfest beers
    09/11/2014 08:13 AM MDT - It must be September, because a fresh batch of Oktoberfest beers are popping up all over town, along with other fall seasonal releases. Malty and full-bodied with a hint of roast and a warming alcohol content to match, these beers are like drinking fall in a glass.. Full Story

    Boulder-based Brewers Association promotes Bob Pease to CEO
    09/10/2014 12:24 PM MDT - The Brewers Association, the Boulder-based nonprofit trade association representing the craft beer industry, promoted its COO Bob Pease to the role of chief executive officer, officials announced Wednesday. Full Story

    CP+B launches craft beer-focused BeerTooth Tasting Society in Boulder
    09/07/2014 10:23 AM MDT - Ad agency Crispin Porter + Bogusky's primary business consists of building other companies' brands. But in the craft beer and startup haven of Boulder, CP+B is brewing up a brand of its own. Full Story

    Boulder County fests boost spirits of brewers and fans alike
    09/09/2014 01:28 PM MDT - The biggest winners in Boulder County's burgeoning beer scene? "It's us," said craft brew fan Isaac Curtis, at Lafayette's third annual beer festival. Full Story

    Weekend in Boulder: West End's bourbon bash
    09/04/2014 08:57 PM MDT - So as bourbon fans, you best know about National Bourbon Heritage Month and the West End Tavern's (926 Pearl St.) monthlong celebration of it. Each week there will be different specials - like this week, the 1870's classic, The Manhattan. Bourbon, sweet vermouth and cherry bitters. Also featured will be West End's exclusive single-barrel collection of 1792 Ridgemont Reserve, Buffalo Trace and Eagle Rare.  Full Story

    If you love beer, you'd better head to Lafayette
    09/04/2014 10:29 AM MDT - Lafayette will be a focus of Northern Colorado's beer scene the next two weekends when it hosts the Lafayette Craft Brew & BBQ Festival and Lafayette Brew Fest. Full Story

    Avery can take pride in more than its beer
    09/04/2014 03:37 PM MDT - Avery's pulls off the nifty trick of dishing out an unfussy and generally well-executed bar menu that pairs well with its signature brews. Additionally, prices are easy on the wallet and the low cost of the taster beers allows one to readily sample several distinctive brews. Full Story

    (Cliff Grassmick / Daily Camera)
    College footballCU football: Buffs making progress offensively

    However, Lindgren looking for more in run game, on scoreboard
    Brian Lindgren likes what he is seeing from the Colorado offense, but he's not satisfied. The Buffaloes' offensive coordinator has overseen an offense that has gained more than 400 total yards of production for three straight weeks. Full Story
    (Cliff Grassmick / Daily Camera)
    College footballCU football: Buffs making progress offensively

    However, Lindgren looking for more in run game, on scoreboard
    Brian Lindgren likes what he is seeing from the Colorado offense, but he's not satisfied. The Buffaloes' offensive coordinator has overseen an offense that has gained more than 400 total yards of production for three straight weeks. Full Story
    (Paul Aiken / Daily Camera)
    Second Story Garage: Slow Caves

    Slow Caves has an image, and that's a great advantage when you're a new band. Identity usually comes slow and by default in the textbook cycle of band life. But it came almost from the outset for this Fort Collins quintet, and its SoCal sheen, youthful swagger and skateboard cool seem, if not intentional, at least immediate to the project. Full Story