Learn about Albany's long love affair with BEER, on the scenic Hudson River!
A Hudson River Historian will enlighten guests on Albany's long history in the beer business, dating all the way back to the first Dutch Settlers of the 17th century!
We are excited to announce that we will be representing at the inaugural Eat Drink Saratoga festival on June 30 right in the heart of Saratoga Springs on Caroline Street! The event is benefiting a great charity, the Saratoga County children’s committee. Fifteen of Saratoga’s best restaurants will be there showcasing their unique cuisines and we hope you will be there too! Grab your tickets for either session on June 30 at www.eatdrinksaratoga.com
ONLY BREWERIES WITHIN 100 MILE RADIUS
We're a brewer-focused festival hand-selecting our favorite 20+ friends. That's not even 20% of the 160 eligible breweries within a 100 mile radius of the property of the Clifton Park Elks Lodge #2466, located in Ballston Lake, NY. That radius spans 5 states: New York, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, & New Hampshire.
THIS IS TRULY LOCAL BEER!
Join us for a special Father's Day tour and tasting led by our head brewer, Craig. He will walk you through the beer making process in our production facility. Included in the price is a flight of brews (four- 5 oz. pours) along with a filled Fort Orange growler of choice and two stickers.
Tickets are required for this tour and can be purchased through Eventbrite or at the brewery
Our Summer Corn Hole League registration is filling up. If you are interested or have questions please email Jim. The entry fee is $25/ team for the 15 week season and cash prizes will be awarded to the four teams. We will also be releasing a special beer to the league during the season.
Join us as we say thank you for all your support over our first six months. We're planning events throughout the day to celebrate six months of brewing in Albany!
Noon: Release of our Stress Away - Our first double IPA!
4pm - 8pm: Gourmelli's Food Truck
5pm - 8pm: Ryan Clark Acoustic
Kick the winter blues with our first clam bake at Fort Orange Brewing. Tickets are available on our Facebook page. The menu will include pulled chicken, corn on the cob, cornbread, baked beans, potatoes and a dozen clams topped off with a delicious pint from Fort Orange!
Join us for an evening of painting with Castleton artist Katherine Ashby. You'll be provided step by step instructions to paint a beautiful spring landscape while enjoying two Fort Orange Brewing pints of your choice. Tickets are available at Eventbrite but don't delay, the first two events have sold out!
Join four members of the Capital Craft Beverage Trail in Albany's Warehouse District during Albany Craft Beer Week as they plan the very first Warehouse District Pub Crawl! Join CH Evans, Albany Distilling, Nine Pin Cider, and Fort Orange Brewing Co on Thursday April 5th from 6-9pm for a Poker Pub Crawl!
The rules of the Poker Pub Crawl are simple: at every place, when you purchase a beer, cider, or cocktail you receive one playing card. They will start with 2 playing cards at CH Evans and get 1 card at every establishment after that. At the end of the night, the best hand wins!
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The schedule of the crawl will be:
6pm - Check in at CH Evans
6:45pm - Check in at Albany Distilling Company
7:30pm - Check in at Nine Pin Cider
8:15pm - Check in at Fort Orange Brewing with Michelle's BBQ Pit on site serving food
9pm - Final prizes announced at Fort Orange Brewing
Grand prizes include: 2 tickets to the Albany Craft Beer Festival on April 7th and prizes from each CCBT member.