Improv and Beer — 7-8:30 p.m., The Cellar at Carter Payne, 320 S. Weber St., $12. Tickets: tinyurl.com/y534huzc.
Arts and Ales — 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Arvada Center for the Arts, Arvada; tinyurl.com/yyz8gp3z.
11th Year Celebration — With three beer releases, Triple Dry Hop 11th Anniversary IPA, Honey Sour, and Red Swingline, 11 a.m., Trinity Brewing Co., 1466 Garden of the Gods Road; trinitybrew.com.
San Juan Brewfest — More than 50 breweries, live music and more, downtown Durango; sanjuanbrewfest.com.
Craft Beer Festival — Beers from more than 25 local breweries, food trucks, live music and yard games, Boulder; bouldercoloradousa.com/events/annual-events.
Great Central City Beer Fest — Central City; tinyurl.com/yc235vbn.
Red Rocks Beer Festival — 3 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheater, Morrison, $89.50 and up; axs.com.
Brew Fest Under the Stars — 4-10 p.m., Castle Rock, $30-$65; rendezvousattherock.net.
Pints in the Park — Close to 20 breweries and food trucks, Community Park, Louisville; pintsintheparkco.com.
Brews & Views — Hudson Gardens, Littleton; altitudetickets.com.
Rocky Mountain Beer Festival Tour — Craft beer, live music and classic lawn games, Boulder; bceproductions.com/rocky-mountain- beer-festival.
Chili and Beer Fest — Locally made chili, craft beer and live music, Crested Butte; tinyurl.com/y9eysyke.
Telluride Blues and Brews Festival — Beer, music and more, Telluride; tellurideblues.com.
Steamboat OktoberWest — 2-6 p.m., Gondola Square, Steamboat Springs, $30-$99. Tickets: steamboatoktoberwest.com.
Lafayette Brew Fest — Explore craft/micro beers one pour at a time, Lafayette; tinyurl.com/y6j5uop4.
Bines and Brews Hopfest — 1-5 p.m., Limbach Park, 151 Front St., Monument, $10-$25. Tickets: tinyurl.com/yy2dz2d8.
Mile High Brews & Tunes — More than 20 breweries and music from Colorado Bands, Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, Commerce City; tinyurl.com/y5v8vkax.
SEPT. 27-OCT. 5
Beer Week — With more than 100 beer-related events, Denver; denver.org/denver-beer-week.
Cooking with Beer Cooking Class — 5-8 p.m., Gather Food Studio, 2011 W. Colorado Ave., $65. Registration: 308-2992, gatherfoodstudio.com.
Heroes Spirit and Brewfest — Pueblo Convention Center, Pueblo, $40-$60. Tickets: tinyurl.com/y4rgv64y.
Colorado Mountain Brewery Free Tours — Available during nonpeak hours, 600 S. 21st St., 466-8240; 1110 Interquest Parkway, 434-5740. Call for reservations.
Great Divide Brewing Co. Tap Room Tours — 3, 4 and 5 p.m. weekdays, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 p.m. weekends, Great Divide Brewing Co., 2201 Arapahoe St., Denver, free. Limited to 20 people, first come, first served; greatdivide.com/tap-rooms.
Free Tours — Storybook Brewing, 3121 A N. El Paso St. Reservations: facebook.com/storybookbrewing.
Yappy Hour — Hosted by Camp Bow Wow, 5-7 p.m., Pikes Peak Brewing Co., 1756 Lake Woodmoor Drive, Monument. Anyone bringing a dog to the dog-friendly patio receives $1 off beer; 632-9247, campbowwow.com/us/co/monument.
Paints & Pints — With professional painter Mike Nahorniak, Black Forest Brewing, 6:30 p.m., 11590 Black Forest Road, Suite 50, $25. Registration: tinyurl.com/y4y97y2p.
Bingo Night — To benefit Bear Creek Dog Park, 6-8 p.m., Pub Dog Colorado, 2207 Bott Ave.; 375-0771, pubdogcolorado.com.
New Beer Friday — Launch of new beer, 5 p.m., Red Leg Brewing Co., 4630 Forge Road, Suite B; redlegbrewing.com.
Saturday Firkin Tapping — Noon, Red Leg Brewing Co., 4630 Forge Road, Suite B; redlegbrewing.com.
First Saturday Firkin — Noon, Trinity Brewing Co., 1466 Garden of the Gods Road; trinitybrew.com.
West Side Brewery Bike Loop — 11:30 a.m., starting at WestFax Brewing Co., 6733 W. Colfax Ave., Lakewood; westsidebrewerybikeloop.com.
If you have a beer-related event, email information at least two weeks in advance: email@example.com.