The 7th annual Arizona Beer Week kicks off next week, Feb. 9, offering beer-centric events spanning every corner of the state. While restaurants, breweries and beer retailers are still adding must-do events to the calendar at ArizonaBeerWeek.com, here’s a small sampling of what beer lovers can look forward to (including some fun Valentine’s Day events!):
Thursday, Feb. 9
Donut Daze at OHSO Brewery (All locations)
Love donuts? Love beer? Then don’t miss OHSO Brewery’s “Donut Daze,” where they’ll be serving up an array of doughnut-inspired brews paired alongside the sugary treats themselves.
AZBW Kick-Off Rare Beer Dinner (at The Vig Uptown)
JoinSanTan Brewing Company and Huss Brewing for a four-course meal prepared by Vig chefs and paired perfectly with rare and favorite craft brews from the participating breweries. RSVP required.
Sunday, Feb. 12
Fine Valentine Relay at Gentle Ben’s (Tucson)
Grab your true love, your best bud or your sneakers and come take part in the race Runner’s World reports will have you “feeling the love!” There will be the race, love, mimosas, breakfast, costume contests and more, so click here for more information or to register.
Tuesday, Feb. 14
Feel the love at Lumberyard this Feb. 14 during one of the brewery’s most popular and beloved events. For $9, enjoy a flight of three 5 -oz. brews perfectly paired with three house-made chocolates.
Saturday, Feb. 18
Pints for the Animals at Beaver Street Brewery (Flagstaff)
Kick back with some cold ones at Beaver Street Brewery and support Flagstaff’s Second Chance Shelter for Animals. A dollar from every pint sold will be donated to one of the city’s favorite local charities.