Homebrew Competition
Aug
18
1:00 PM13:00

Homebrew Competition

Calling all homebrewers ... now is your time to shine! We will be awarding Fort Orange Brewing prize packs to the best beers in four different categories as well as best overall. Our judging panel  consists of Steve Barnes from the Times Union, Craig Johnson - Fort Orange Head Brewer and two others soon to be announced.

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Live Music - Dan Sherwin
Aug
18
6:00 PM18:00

Live Music - Dan Sherwin

An Albany area native, Dan Sherwin has been entertaining crowds in the Capital Region for the last twenty years. He has been invited to perform in support and alongside such artists as B.B. King, Bob Weir of The Grateful Dead, Warren Zevon, The Band, Styx, The Spin Doctors, The Bangles, Suzanne Vega, and many others. Swing by the taproom and enjoy!

Check out Dan's Music on his website

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Storm the Fort - 5 Mile Road Race
Sep
8
10:00 AM10:00

Storm the Fort - 5 Mile Road Race

The event will start in Watervliet on the Hudson River Bike Path and follow the trail to Jennings Landing in downtown Albany. 

Complimentary shuttle bus service will be available from the finish line to the post race party at Fort Orange Brewing as well as back to the starting line area after the party. 

Each participant will receive a super soft race shirt if they register by August 20 and two free pints of 🍺 at the post race party! 

Awards will be given out to top finishers at the post race ceremony at the brewery.

A portion of the race proceeds will be donated to the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society

Purchase Tickets Here!

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Craft & Draft
Jul
22
12:00 PM12:00

Craft & Draft

Join us for Craft + Draft on July 22nd at Fort Orange Brewing for the first time! Choose from over 25 scents and we'll help you design & create a one of a kind candle to take home. The process is fairly quick so feel free to come at any time after 12 but we highly encourage you to grab a flight of beers & spend the afternoon with us. 
(Beer sold separately, ticket includes all materials to make one candle)

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Eat Drink Saratoga
Jun
30
12:00 PM12:00

Eat Drink Saratoga

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

 

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Father's Day Tour and Tasting
Jun
17
12:30 PM12:30

Father's Day Tour and Tasting

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

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Beyond the Peak
Jun
15
5:00 PM17:00

Beyond the Peak

Join us for the opening reception as we celebrate local photographer Andy Murphy's images of the Capital Region and beyond. From city skylines to the Adirondacks, he has captured some of the best aspects of our area. Grab a pint and enjoy viewing his work.

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Summer Cornhole League Begins
May
30
6:00 PM18:00

Summer Cornhole League Begins

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.

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6 Month Anniversary Party
Apr
28
12:00 PM12:00

6 Month Anniversary Party

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

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