WRITTEN BY MATT BRASCH
For Digital First Media
Oct. 7: First Friday Firkin Cask Conditioned Beer Release – “Imperial Pumpkin Ale,” Iron Hill Phoenixville
Beginning at 5 p.m., Iron Hill Phoenixville will be pouring its Pumpkin Ale’s big brother — “Imperial Pumpkin Ale.” Brewed with molasses and Belgian candi sugar along with pumpkin spices, this one-night-only exclusive will not last long. If you are a King of the Hill Rewards Club member, the beer will be released to you at 4 p.m.
Oct. 8: Victory Brewing Company’s Oktoberfest at their Parkesburg brewery, Parkesburg
From noon to close, Victory Brewing Company will host a family friendly Oktoberfest celebration at the Parkesburg brewery with plenty of Victory’s Festbier on draft, plus the best of the best Oktoberfest fare including pretzels, currywurst, Döner kebabs and more. Admission is free; beer and food is pay as you go.
Oct. 8: King of Prussia Beerfest Royale, King of Prussia Mall
Under grand tents, outdoors at the King of Prussia Mall, enjoy over 100 beers from more than 50 brewers, food from KOP’s best restaurants, live music on two stages, a cigar lounge and much more. There are 2 sessions on Saturda : noon to 3:30 p.m. and 6 to 9:30 p.m. Tickets ($50) are still available.
Oct. 11: “Hook & Lager” Beer Release, Iron Hill, Media
At 4 p.m., Iron Hill Media will release “Hook & Lager,” a traditional German lager brewed in conjunction with the Media Fire & Hook & Ladder Company No.1. Iron Hill will also be hosting a “Give 20,” which will benefit the burn foundation of Upland, PA — they will be donating $1 per pint sold to Give 20.
Oct. 13: Sly Fox / Free Will Tap Takeover, Flanigan’s Boathouse, Conshohocken
Make your way to Flanigan’s Boathouse in Conshohocken from 6 – 8 p.m. for a tap takeover by both Sly Fox and Free Will! Sly Fox Brewery representative Jake will be on hand to answer your questions about Sly Fox’s brews.
Oct. 13: Victory Brewing Company Harvest Dinner, Kennett Brewpub, Kennett Square
Celebrate the beginning of Autumn with a 5 course beer pairing meal at Victory’s Kennett Brewpub. Each wonderful course is carefully paired with a Victory beer, including Festbier, Vital IPA and Zeltbier. Tickets ($55) are sure to go quickly — order them online soon! Dinner begins at 6:30 p.m.