LOOK: The 10 best outfits from the first day of the 2017 Great American Beer Festival

Ten of the best outfits Denverite beheld during the kickoff of the three-day event.

Nicole Cloonan of Boulder
and Sean Dolan of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Paul Schafer of Niwot at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Paul Schafer of Niwot at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)

Craft beer started flowing Thursday at the 36th annual Great American Beer Festival in Denver, and once again attendees showed up in style.

Below are the 10 of the best outfits Denverite beheld during the kickoff of the three-day event. Feel free to share others with us on Twitter by tagging @Denverite.

🍺  Where’s Waldo?

Jimmy Hawkins, Jordan Hawkins, Greg Benda, Chelsea Duke and Matt Duke of Atlanta at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Jimmy Hawkins, Jordan Hawkins, Greg Benda, Chelsea Duke and Matt Duke of Atlanta at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
🍺  Wild things
Mel, Kelsey, Maytal, Craig, Christ and Grant of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Mel, Kelsey, Maytal, Craig, Christ and Grant of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
🍺  ‘Merica Man
Nicole Cloonan of Boulder and Sean Dolan of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Nicole Cloonan of Boulder and Sean Dolan of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
🍺  Far-out New Yorkers
Alan Wood and Frank Geier of Rochester, New York at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Alan Wood and Frank Geier of Rochester, New York at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
🍺  Oh, crap
Noelle Lemonds and Carly Hamilton of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Noelle Lemonds and Carly Hamilton of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
🍺  Beer bear
Caleb Schwinn of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Caleb Schwinn of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
🍺  Hop horns
Kevin Copland of Fairplay at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Kevin Copland of Fairplay at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
🍺  Pizza pants
Jason Miller and Ian Miller of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
Jason Miller and Ian Miller of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Paul Karolyi for Denverite)
🍺  GABF warriors
Andrea and Nick of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Adrian D. Garcia/Denverite)
Andrea and Nick of Denver at the Great American Beer Festival on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. (Adrian D. Garcia/Denverite)

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