Arizona Beer Week returns this month with its fifth installment; this time, statewide breweries, bars and restaurants will be hopping with beer tastings, special tappings, beer dinners and brewery tours for even longer than last time around. Arizona Beer Week takes places from Feb. 12 to Feb. 21.
As in years past, one of Arizona Beer Week’s premier events is the 15th annual Strong Beer Festival, set for Valentine’s Day at Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix. Sweethearts and singles alike can enjoy a broad variety of the state’s strongest signature suds at the event widely recognized as “Arizona’s Best Beer Festival.” Tickets are available for purchase at arizonabeerweek.com.
Throughout the nine-day beer week, other standout events include: a beer education session at Sip Coffee & Beer House on Feb. 12; Four Peaks and SanTan Rare Beer Dinner at Culinary Dropout on Feb. 12; Girl Scout Cookie and Beer Pairing on Feb. 13; Sunday Funday Pub Crawl on Feb. 15; Beer, Brats and Boat on Saguaro Lake on Feb. 15; Cupcakes and Beer Pairing at Sun Up Brewing on Feb. 17; and many more delectable events. Visit the Arizona Beer Week Web site for a complete list of events.