Pintful: Upcoming beer events across the Triangle

Posted on October 9, 2013 

What’s On Tap: Lonerider Tap Takover at the Wooden Nickel, Midtown BBQ, Bluegrass and Brew and a new brewery opening in Smithfield.

Lonerider Tap Takeover

5 p.m. Friday, Wooden Nickel, 105 N. Churton St., Hillsborough

Lonerider Brewing in Raleigh is taking 10 different beers to the Wooden Nickel in downtown Hillsborough, including some rare and unseen beers.

Info: goo.gl/leiBv0

Midtown BBQ, Bluegrass & Brew

12-5 p.m. Saturday, 120 St. Albans Drive, Raleigh

Four local breweries – Lonerider, Gizmo Brewworks, Raleigh Brewing and Natty Greene’s – will be pouring at this event in North Hills to benefit Diabetes Management Solutions, a nonprofit group. Also enjoy bluegrass and barbecue, two common complements. Info: thediabetesbus.org/midtownbbq

Double Barley Brewing Grand Opening

4-10 p.m. Saturday, 3174 U.S. 70 West, Smithfield

A 30-minute drive southeast of Raleigh off U.S. 70, the new brewery is opening it doors with five offerings, including what it’s calling a SteakCake Stout. Info: doublebarleybrewing.com

To read John Frank’s Pintful column about the Sierra Nevada brewery opening in North Carolina, go to HERE.

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