Oberon 2013: Where to find that first sip, gear and more
Looking for that first sip of Oberon?
If you don’t see something near you, be sure to contact your preferred bar or restaurant to see if they have it on tap.
You can also use our Beer Finder to locate any available Oberon nearby as well.
Other Oberon related news:
- Take a look at the 2013 Oberon mini-keg design.
- Looking for Oberon related gear? Our General Store has you covered.
- More? Check out our Pinterest board.
Cheers and happy Oberon Day!
Bell's beer event roundup: Passport to Oberon, Charlotte Craft Beer Week. Q Falls and more
Below is a look at our events this week in Michigan, Florida, Missouri, North Carolina and Ohio.
Bell's Beer Dinner: The Beer Exchange, Kalamazoo, 6:30 p.m. – SOLD OUT
Passport to Oberon - Stop #1: Burdick's - Holiday Inn West, Kalamazoo, 5 p.m. - Kick-off this year's Oberon release with special events (three in total) leading up to a midnight release on March 24. Pick up your passport at any Burdick's location and enjoy special Bell's beers (Roundhouse will featured at this stop). The more stamps you have, the better your chance of winning our raffle to be crowned Oberon King or Queen (you must present your stamped passport on March 24 to be eligible).
Hopslam Firkin Tapping: Landmark Inn, Marquette, 7 p.m.
Passport to Oberon - Stop #2: Burdick's Downtown, 5 p.m. - Red Nose ESB will be the specialty tap featured (see above for full details).
Passport to Oberon - Stop #3: Burdick's Wings West, Kalamazoo, 5 p.m. - Captain Spontaneous will be the specialty tap featured (see above for full details).
Through Feb. 25
Bell's Beer Baseball Pub Crawl: Lakeland – Go here for more details.
Bell's Spotlight Night: R.J. Grady's, Lakeland, 6 p.m.
Barrel Aged Night: Word of Beer - Viera, Melbourne, 6 p.m. - Barrel Aged Batch 9,000 and Barrel Aged Cherry Stout
Tap Takeover with 4 Hands Brewing Co.: Three Kings Public House, St. Louis, 6 p.m. - Expedition Stout, Bourbon Barrel Aged Cherry Stout, Third Coast Old Ale, Java Stout, Consecrator Doppelbock, Two Hearted, Midwestern Pale Ale, Best Brown, Special Double Cream Stout and Smitten.
On tap from 4 Hands Brewing Co.: Cuvee Ange, No Place Like Home, Chocolate Milk Stout, Contact High, Pyrus Saison, Smoked Pigasus, Reprise Centennial Red, Divided Sky Rye IPA, Single Speed with Jasmine and Cast Iron Oatmeal Brown
Bell's Night: Salud Beer Shop, Charlotte, 5 p.m. - Celebrate Salud's one year anniversary with Amber, Two Hearted, Oarsman, Expedition Stout, Smoked Vienna Lager, Sweet Potato Stout and Le Batteur.
Charlotte Craft Beer Week - Freakfest at The Common Market South End, Charlotte, 7 p.m. We'll be pouring Bourbon Barrel Aged Batch 9,000.
Charlotte Craft Beer Week - Beer Dinner featuring Bell's and Allagash Brewing Co.: U.S. National Whitewater Center, Charlotte, 6:30 p.m. - Oarsman Ale, Two Hearted, Hell Hath No Fury and Hopslam will be featured along with White, Black, Curieux and Dubbel from Allagash. Call 704-391-3900 for more information.
A Touch of New Orleans: Lizardville Rocky River, 6:30 p.m. - Our Jazz Series' of Bière de Garde beers will be featured - Le Batteur, Le Contrebassiste and Le Pianiste. Each will be paired with NOLA themed food. Also on the menu will be Oarsman and Special Double Cream Stout. Classic jazz & zydeco music will be playing throughout the evening as well.
Quinannan Falls Special Lager Beer Tapping: Winking Lizard locations (Gateway, Independence, Bedford Heights, Mentor, Crosswoods, Lakewood, Coventry, Macedonia and Fairlawn), 4 p.m.
5th Annual Winking Lizard Cask Conditioned Ale Festival: Winking Lizard Party Center, Bedford, 1-4 & 5-8 p.m. – The only cask of Hopslam in NE Ohio.
Oberon will return on March 25. Stay tuned for a list of events or check out our full calendar.
Beer + running + charity = Urban Herd Run at Bell's Eccentric Cafe
Bell’s beer, running and charity will come together for a special St. Patrick’s Day themed 5k fun run at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 13.
The Brooks Urban Herd Run Happy Pub Run will start and finish from the Eccentric Café in downtown Kalamazoo.
All event proceeds will go to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kalamazoo.
A $10 registration fee also includes a drink ticket and a raffle ticket. Prizes will also be awarded to the most spirited costume.