Beer Flights will celebrate Oktoberfest and Great American Beer Festival at the airport

The third annual Beer Flights event will once again create a beer garden outside Denver International Airport.

Denver International Airport's iconic demonic horse, known as Blucifer. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)dia; denver international airport; blucifer; public art; denver; denverite; colorado; kevinjbeaty
Denver International Airport's iconic demonic horse, known as Blucifer. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) dia; denver international airport; blucifer; public art; denver; denverite; colorado; kevinjbeaty
Blucifer says ,”Don’t get sloppy.” (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

The third annual Beer Flights event will once again create a beer garden outside Denver International Airport.

In honor of Great American Beer Festival and Oktoberfest (DEN’s sister airport is in Munich), travelers will be able to taste 10 different 2-ounce samples of beer at the headquarters of the New World Order airport. Here’s what will be on tap:

  • Avery Brewing:  El Gose, Joes Pils
  • Boulder Beer: Buffalo Gold, Pulp Fusion
  • Epic Brewing: Tart ‘n Juicy, Lil’ Brainless
  • Odell’s: Drumroll, Myrcenary
  • Oskar Blues: Priscilla, Beerito
  • Elevation Beer Co.: 8 Second Kolsch, Apis IV
  • Tommy Knocker: Butthead-Bock, Pick Axe
  • SKA Brewing: Steel Toe, Modus Mandarina
  • Telluride Brewing: Bridal Veil, Wahcked Out
  • Renegade Brewing: Pancake Maple, Consilium

In addition to the beer, Beer Flights will have live music from 4-6 p.m. daily, brew trivia, table games, brew master talks and more.

The beer garden will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily from Sept. 30 to Oct. 10. It will be located on the plaza on Level 5, outside between the Jeppesen Terminal and the Westin. Tickets are $10 at the gate, and includes a souvenir glass. Admission is 21+ only.

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