Special Events at Beer Belly

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Okay so here's the deal. Every month we have a few events that are outside of our regularly scheduled programming (eg. One Night Stand, New Order Monday, etc). We'll go ahead and update this page throughout the year so you know what to expect in the coming month.

March 2015

3/11 (Weds) El Segundo Brewing

Calling all hopheads...we'll be hosting a special event with El Segundo Brewing this Wednesday (3/11). This will be a ONS makeup event, so if you want some extra credit be sure to come out, enjoy some killer IPAs, and take a photo for our Facebook page.

We recently lost someone special in the BB family, and will be donating proceeds from Power Plant TIPA and a special Chef Wes vegetarian dish to help out their family. Please help support by purchasing these items on the event day.

  • Mayberry IPA
  • Power Plant TIPA
  • Barrel Aged Crude
  • ESBC Pilsner
  • Schot in het Donker Saison
  • Citra Pale
  • White Dog IPA
  • Kapau!! IPA
  • Hop Tanker DIPA
  • Two 5 Left DIPA
  • Station No 1 Red
  • Milk Stout

February 2015

2/25 (Weds) Bell's Brewery Launch Party

Your eyes do not deceive you...on 2/25 we will be hosting Bell's Brewery. Straight out of Kalamazoo, MI they will be bringing out a ton of craft beers that I'm sure many of you have wished were distributed in LA. Well good news...this will be a launch party for their new distribution in Los Angeles!

Taplist:

  • Two Hearted Ale
  • Kalamazoo Stout
  • Third Coast Old Ale
  • Amber Ale
  • Midwestern Pale Ale
  • Porter
  • Oarsman Ale
  • Oberon 

December 2014

12/21-12/23 (Sun-Tues) Hoppy Holidaze

Every year around the holidays we like to celebrate by busting out some special beers over a few days. It gives us reason to invite our friends and family to join us in trying the boozy stuff.  Welcome to our 4th Annual Hoppy Holidaze. Bring yo friends, bring yo family.

Sunday 12/21

  • Bravery Bourbon Barrel Smoking Gun 
  • Double Mountain Devils Kriek
  • El Segundo Bourbon Barrel Aged Standard Crude
  • Bootlegger's Knuckle Sandwich
  • Craftsman 2008 Barleywine

Monday 12/22

  • Almanac Tequilla Barrel Noir
  • Logsdon Far West Vlaming '14
  • Firestone Walker Parabola
  • Stone Bourbon Barrel Aged Arrogant Bastard
  • Green Flash Green Bullet

Tuesday 12/23

  • Noble Aleworks Krapmus
  • Craftsman Ursa Major
  • Dogfish Head Beer Thousand
  • Hangar24 Pugachev's Cobra
  • Logsdon Cerasus

12/24-12/25, 12/31-1/1 Closed for Business, Happy Holidays! 

November 2014

11/12 (Weds) Dogfish Head at Beer Belly

Stop by for a special night as we put on a bunch of beers from Dogfish Head on tap at Beer Belly...including their infamous 120 Minute IPA!

  • Dogfish 60 Minute IPA
  • Dogfish 90 Minute IPA
  • Dogfish 120 Minute IPA
  • Dogfish Indian Brown Ale
  • Kvasir
  • Positive Contact (750ml bottle)
  • Rhizing Bines (750ml bottle)

11/26 (Weds) Goose Island Bourbon County Stout Pre-Release Party

The night before Thanksgiving is one of the biggest nights in the year for bars. Whether you're heading back home and seeing old friends, or trying to escape the grips of your extended family, a trip to the bar is a ritual throughout the country. This Thanksgiving eve will be a bit more special as we will be having a pre-release party for Goose Island's Bourbon County Stout. Chicago transplants rejoice!

  • 2013 Bourbon County Stout
  • 2014 Bourbon County Stout
  • 2014 Barleywine Bourbon County Stout
  • Madame Rose
  • Matilda
  • Sophie
  • IPA
  • 312 wheat
  • 312 pale
  • Rambler Red IPA
  • Honkers Ale
  • Muddy

October 2014

10/18 (Sat) Great American Beer Festival Winners Circle

GABF is one of the biggest beer events in the states for craft beer lovers, and this year we're happy to let you know that our fair state, and Southern California especially was well represented in the winners' circle. On 10/18 we will have a special taplist of medal winners, so please join us and raise a glass to their big win! Note: this will be a One Night Stand makeup event.

Taplist:

  • Saint Archer White Ale (Gold)
  • Black Market Old World Hefe (Silver)
  • Port Brewing Shark Attack (Bronze)
  • Alesmith Old Numbskull (Gold)
  • Bootlegger's Rocco's Red (Bronze)
  • Telegraph Reserve Wheat (Gold)
  • Faction Puddy Porter (Bronze)
  • Figueroa Mountain Danish Red Lager (Gold)
  • Firestone Walker Pivo Pils (Gold)
  • Bootlegger's Galaxian (bottles) (Bronze)

10/31 (Fri) OMMEGANG GAME OF THRONES HALLOWEEN RELEASE PARTY

Fans of HBO's Game of Thrones rejoice! We will be welcoming back the Ommegang x HBO collaboration on 10/31 by releasing the latest in their series of Game of Thrones themed beers. It's also Halloween, and we encourage you to dress up either in GoT gear or something else just as cool...you could win cash!

Details: -(1) Grand Prize: $100 cash -(2) Runner-ups: $50 gift cards to Beer Belly -Winners will be selected at 8:30pm, you must be present to win

Not only that, but Chef Wes will be cooking up something special:

"FrankenChef's Pumpkin Guts & Pork Belly" Beer & Molasses Braised Pork Belly. Pumpkin Purée. Fried Sage.  Butter Poached Radicchio & Pumpkin Seeds

Taplist:

  • Game of Thrones Valar Morghulis (abbey ale)
  • Ommegang 3 Philosophers (quad w/ cherries)
  • Ommegang Gnomegang (strong blonde ale)
  • Ommegang Fleur de Houblon (summer ale)
  • Ommegang Glimmerglass (spiced saison)
  • Ommegang Hennepin (saison)
  • Ommegang Rare Vos (amber)
  • Ommegang Hop House (pale ale)
  • Duvel Single (golden ale)

September 2014

9/21 (Sun) BEER BELLY x MODERN TIMES HANGOVER BEER BRUNCH

Brunch is back at Beer Belly and we’re thrilled to welcome Modern Times for a special LABW brunch. Get ready for bomb beers, and even a cold brew coffee on tap!

Taplist:

  • Cold brew coffee (Kenyan Single Origin)
  • Universal Friend (Saison w/ Pinot Grigio Must)
  • New Harmony (Belgian pale dry hopped w/ Mosaic)
  • Lake of Dreams (Belgian Golden Strong)
  • Monsters' Park (Imperial Stout w/ coffee on cask)
  • Lomaland
  • Fortunate Islands
  • Blazing World
  • Black House (on nitro)
  • Phalanx IPA

9/23 (Tues) BEER BELLY WELCOMES: THE BRUERY and ALMANAC BEER CO

Your eyes do not deceive you. We are thrilled to have both The Bruery and Almanac Beer in the house for LABW. Both breweries will be coming out in force with a truckload of their sours.

Taplist:

-ALMANAC BEER CO

  • Golden Gate Gose
  • Dark Pumpkin Sour
  • Cerise Sour Blond
  • Farmer's Reserve Citrus
  • Dogpatch Strawberry
  • Bourbon Sour Porter

THE BRUERY

  • Atomic Kangarue
  • Hottenroth Berliner Weisse
  • BeRazzled
  • Mélange #9
  • Soroboruo
  • Oude Tart with Cherries

9/25 (Thurs) BEER BELLY WELCOMES: Three Weavers Brewing Company

We’re happy to welcome one of LA’s newest breweries to Beer Belly. Please join us as we get a special opportunity to introduce Three Weavers Brewing Company to Koreatown.

Taplist:

  • Expatriate IPA
  • Stateside Session IPA
  • Deep Roots ESB
  • Double Dry Hopped Stateside
  • Grapefruit Expatriate IPA
  • Coffee/Tea Deep Roots ESB

July 2014

7/21(Mon) DUVEL x BEER BELLY BELGIAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

Join us as we celebrate Belgian Independence Day (BID) in conjunction with our friends at Duvel. We will have special flights all night long of some of our favorite beers from the Duvel/Ommegang family. Get into the spirit as we will also have BID shirts, coasters, keychains, and bottle openers to giveaway.

On tap for the evening:

  • Ommegang BID IPA
  • Ommegang Hennepin Saison
  • Duvel Single Golden Ale
  • La Chouffe Blonde
  • Maredsous 10 Tripel
  • Liefmans Goudenband

4th Annual 4th of July Backyard Boogie (Beer Belly x The Park's Finest)

For the past three years we've celebrated the 4th of July by inviting our friends The Park's Finest to feed all of us, and this year will be no exception.

Come out and join us on Friday (7/4), we'll be opening early at 12pm and The Park's Finest will be with us until 4pm (our regular menu will start at 5pm). Expect to enjoy a variety of meats and sides. Those who have partied with us in the past have grown to love the tri-tip, pulled pork, elote, candy chicken, and of course that crazy addicting cornbread bibingka. All draft beers will also be $5 ALL DAY LONG!

Taplist:

  • Eagle Rock- Solidarity 
  • Craftsman- Heavenly Hef
  • Smog City- Little Bo Pils
  • Monkish- Crux
  • Cismontane- Coulter IPA
  • Strand- Beach House Amber
  • El Segundo- White Dog IPA
  • Hangar 24- Helles Lager
  • Bootlegger's- Palomino Pale
  • The Bruery- Mischief
  • Noble Aleworks- Pistol Whip'd Pils
  • Ladyface- La Grissette

June 2014

MULTIPLE DATES: WORLD CUP AT BEER BELLY

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  • 6/12: Brazil v Croatia 1pm (open at 12:30pm)
  • 6/16: Ghana v USA 3pm (open at 2pm)
  • 6/17: Brazil v Mexico 12pm, Russa v S. Korea (open at 11:30am)
  • 6/22: S. Korea v Algeria 12pm, USA v Portugal 3pm (open at 11am)
  • 6/23: Croatia v Mexico 1pm (open at 12:30pm)
  • 6/26: USA v Germany 9am, S. Korea v Belgium 1pm (open at 8:30am)

6/4 (Weds) FIRESTONE WALKER SPECIAL EVENT

Join us as we welcome a craft beer powerhouse from beautiful Paso Robles. We're thrilled to have them in Koreatown at Beer Belly and hope that you can join us!

  • Parabola (Bourban barrel aged Russian imperial stout)
  • Sucaba (Bourban barrel aged English barley wine)
  • Opal (Dry-hopped Saison)
  • Stickee Monkey (Central Coast Quad)
  • DBA
  • Pale 31
  • Union Jack
  • Double Jack
  • Wookey Jack
  • Pivo Pils
  • 805
  • Easy Jack

May 2014

5/18 (Sun) BEER BELLY 3rd ANNIVERSARY PARTY (click for details)

April 2014

4/2 (Weds) OMMEGANG GAME OF THRONES BEER BELLY RELEASE PARTY-

Fans of HBO's Game of Thrones rejoice! We will be welcoming back the Ommegang x HBO collaboration on 4/2 by releasing the latest in their series of Game of Thrones themed beers.

  • Ommegang x Game of Thrones Collab: Fire and Blood red ale
  • Duvel Single
  • Ommegang Glimmerglass saison
  • Ommegang Chocolate Indulgence
  • Ommegang Abbey Alle
  • Ommegang Hennepin
  • Ommegang Rare Vos
  • Ommegang Witte
  • Ommegang 3 Philosophers
  • Ommegang BPA
  • Houblon Chouffe
  • Maredsous 10 Triple

4/6 (Sun) CICLAVIA AFTER-PARTY (aka BIKE BELLY)-

Ciclavia returns to historic Wilshire Blvd. which means Bike Belly will be back as well! The last one was a lot of fun as we saw the transition from Ciclavia to Dance-lavia. On top of that we will be featuring New Belgium's Snapshot (special: $5 pints!) and be an official pickup/stop for the New Belgium Snapshot Scavenger Hunt where you can win some great prizes including a New Belgium Cruiser Bicycle.

On-tap:

  • Snapshot
  • Cigar City Collab
  • Cascara Quad
  • Wild Dubbel
  • Accumulation
  • Rewind
  • Fat Tire
  • Shift
  • Ranger

4/9 (Weds) CISMONTANE SINGLE MALT SERIES-

We will be joined by Cismontane Brewing as we explore their Single Malt Series. Each beer highlights a different base malt which in turn produces six unique beers. Ready to geek out with us? This will be a fun one.

  • Heidelberg (Single Malt Series)
  • Pilsner (Single Malt Series)
  • Vienna (Single Malt Series)
  • Munich (Single Malt Series)
  • Red-X (Single Malt Series)
  • Dark Munich (Single Malt Series)
  • Coffee Citizen
  • Marea Roja
  • Mesa
  • Double Rainbow
  • Scharzhop

4/11-4/13 & 4/18-4/20 COACHELLA-

Yes, it's true! This year the Beer Belly team will be at Coachella serving up our food to a ton of hungry festival goers. Will you be joining us? We would love to see you there. Here's what we're planning to serve (slightly tentative):

  • Pork Belly Chips- Pork belly, sweet onion sugar, tabasco aioli
  • Volcano Chipotle Hot Wings
  • Bacon Fat Fries- Bacon fat, fried bacon bits, wild arugula, chili morita, maple vinegar dip
  • Beer Belly Grilled Cheese- Cheddar, asiago, gruyere, goat cheese, applewood smoked bacon, maple syrup drizzle
  • Deep Fried Oreos- w/ nutella

**NOTE: We will be observing the following limited hours at Beer Belly during Coachella.

  • 4/12, 4/19 Saturday: 5pm-1am
  • 4/13, 4/20 Sunday: 3pm-11pm

4/22 BEER BELLY CLOSED- staff development day :)

4/23 ONE NIGHT STAND w/ MOTHER EARTH BREW CO (click link)

March 2014

3/5 (Weds) ALMANACThis one is going to be pretty epic. We've been huge fans of Almanac ever since they first came onto the scene, and we're honored to have them visiting us all the way from the Bay.

Tap-list:

  • ICHIBIER
  • Sourdough Wild Ale
  • Farmer's Reserve #3
  • Farmer's Reserve #4
  • Golden Gate Gose
  • Heirloom Pumpkin Barleywine
  • Brandy Barrel Peche
  • Dogpatch Sour
  • Biere de Chocolat
  • Valley of the Heart's Delight
  • Almanac IPA
  • Single Origin IPA

3/17 St. Patrick's Day w/ Chouffe- Celebrate St. Patty's day with us! No green beers here...just good Belgian beers and the absence of those who love green beer.

  • McChouffe (Belgian brown ale)
  • LaChouffe (Belgian blonde)
  • Houblon Chouffe (Belgian IPA)
  • Hennepin Saison
  • Rare Vos amber
  • Witte white ale
  • Hop House (dry-hopped pale ale)
  • Stone IPA on cask with Victoria's Secret Hops, Azacca Hops, and Lemon Peel

3/19 (Weds) ONE NIGHT STAND w/ NOBLE ALEWORKS (click link)

3/23 (Sun) Beer Belly x Community Services UnlimitedBeer Belly has always been about celebrating brands and projects that are local and focused around community. This spring we will be combining the local taste and suds from the legendary Beer Belly kitchen with the efforts of Community Services Unlimited and its amazing program that takes organically grown fruits and vegetables raised on mini urban farms and community gardens across South Los Angeles and cultivated by local South Los Angeles farmers.

On Sunday March 23rd join us on a beautiful Sunday afternoon for great drinks, good music and vibes curated by the talented groove-smiths of EMH creative group and Greedy City, who will make sure the jams come hard and constantly. Enjoy a special menu items cooked up exclusively from the Fresh “Beyond Organic” produce grown in CSU’s Community Gardens by Beer Belly’s Chef Wes and check out a live jam making demo by the CSU team showing you how to make tasty fruit jams in the comfort of your own home. You can even check out and purchase CSU's local "beyond organic" produce or sign up for a weekly Produce Bag!

SPECIAL MENU (featuring produce grown in CSU Community Gardens)

  • Avocado & Crab Salad: Arugula, crab, ruby red grapefruit, mint, radish, pecan
  • Beer Belly Brussels: CSU brussel sprouts
  • Roasted Cauliflower: Shallots, curry leaf, garlic chives, cilantro, tomato, beer chili sauce
  • Fried Egg & Grilled Asparagus: Dill, garlic, & parmesan cream
  • Blood Orange Beer-mosas

February 2014

2/5 (Weds) MODERN TIMES- That's right we'll have this brand new brewery hailing from San Diego in town...stop by, say hello and try these beers before your dad or Uncle Ricky does first.

Tap-list:

  • Blazing World
  • Lomaland
  • Fortunate Islands
  • Black House
  • Monster's Park
  • Lost Horizon

2/9 (Sun) BOOTLEGGER'S- We'll be welcoming our friends from Bootlegger's back to Beer Belly, and guess what....they're bringing Knuckle Sandwich! If you haven't tried this outstanding DIPA then this event is a must-attend.

Tap-list:

  • Knuckle Sandwich
  • Far Out IPA
  • Tropical Thunder
  • Sucker Punch
  • Black Phoenix (nitro)
  • Golden Chaos
  • Lemon Grass Wit
  • Palomino
  • Rye IPA
  • Old World Hefeweizen
  • Rocco Red

2/19 ONE NIGHT STAND w/ SAINT ARCHER (click link for more info)