And because we ruv you and dog-friendly breweries so much, we’ve compiled a list of upcoming events hosted by our participating dog-friendly brewery friends.
From paw-lickin’ food trucks to games and festivities galore, these events are gonna be hoppin’. Bad puns aside, let’s get to it, shall we?
56 Brewing | Northeast Minneapolis
56 Brewing has a core lineup of bold and session craft beers with a focus on locally sourced ingredients. Their focus is on community and beer lovers alike, highlighting the NE Minneapolis community and brewery culture.
• Pinball + Pints | Every Monday in February from 4-9pm
Your first game of pinball is on them! Receive $1 in quarters with your first pint. And to top it all off, growler refills are 1/2 price on Monday nights. See you there!
• K-Town Street Foods | February 16 from 2-7pm
K-Town Street Foods is giving the Twin Cities a new way to enjoy Korean food. They’re featuring their signature Korean fusion at 56 Brewing, and we hear the kimchi fries are to die for.
• Potter’s Pasties | February 23 from 2-8pm
Potter’s Pasties is serving up their take on traditional and not-so-traditional British savory pies.
Bent Brewstillery | Roseville
Come for the dog-friendly taproom, stay for the diverse offering of local bevs. With the availability of food trucks for peeps and water dishes and treats for pups, it’s no wonder one customer raved: “SO FUN and super dog-friendly.”
• Free Tour Tuesdays + Bingo | Tours every Tuesday at 6 and 7pm
Bent has plenty of weekly taproom tappenings for your brewstillery pleasure, but some of our favorites include the free tours and Bingo (6-9pm) every Tuesday night. Cheers!
• Zubaz Saturdays | Every Saturday
Wear your favorite Zubaz (yes, the ones from the ’80s and ’90s) to Bent on Saturdays and receive $1 off pints and $2 off growler fills.
Fair State Co-Op | Northeast Minneapolis
Good beer for good people. Their goal is to put the natural connection between brewer and community to work to create something that truly belongs to us all. Creating infinite community and quality craft beers.
• New Beer Thursday | Every Thursday night
Every Thursday, Fair State unveils a new beer. You don’t want to miss it.
• Fair State Trivia | Wednesday nights starting at 7pm
To add to the weekly fun, Fair State also hosts weekly trivia nights with prizes that include bar tabs, swag, and more! You’re welcome.
Flat Earth Brewing Company | St Paul
This is an organization of fun-loving beings, always looking for an excuse to have a GREAT time. As one of the Twin Cities’ favorite micro-breweries, they’re on a mission to provide craft beers worth talking about. Drink local, drink fresh.
• Film Night | February 21 from 7-10pm
Flat Earth is holding its first ever film night featuring films from two of Minnesota’s own. What’s better than a beer and a movie?
• Saint Paul’s Flat Earth Bluegrass Festival | March 9-10
Join Flat Earth for a weekend filled with good beer, good company, and good old-fashioned bluegrass. Before the featured acts, the taproom will be open for jamming, so bring your instruments! Mark your calendars, SWDers.
HeadFlyer Brewing | Northeast Minneapolis
This unique brewery and taproom is the perfect place to gather and enjoy a classic American craft beer with friends and family. Your dog will love their FREE treats and friendly staff.
• All Day Beer + Pizza Happy Hour | Every Monday from 3-10pm
$1 off beer plus awesome pizza discounts from local faves.
• HeadFlyer Bingo | Every Sunday from 2-5pm
Come out for a chance to win great, and mostly drinkable prizes at HeadFlyer Bingo.
• Beyond the Door | Every Thursday from 3-10pm
Head to HeadFlyer for a new, small batch release every Thursday! These special brews are made to be enjoyed in the moment, so when they’re gone, they’re gone. This is gonna be your new favorite weekly tradition.
• Succulent Make & Take | February 18 from 1-5pm
Succ It Up Buttercup and HeadFlyer are joining forces for this creative succulent bar event where get to you create your very own unique succulent arrangement. Choose from an array of succulents and containers–whatever suits your fancy. You pay for what you use. Oh, and did we mention there would be beer involved? Count us in.
Inbound BrewCo | North Loop – Minneapolis
Journey into beer at Inbound, where you’ll find some of the most drinkable craft beer around. Food truck fare is available most days. At Inbound, they’re #ALLinONBEER.
• Live Music: Collapsing Stars | February 17 from 7-10pm
This bluesy Americana trio is gonna be live at Inbound, so grab a pint and enjoy the show.
• Trivia Mafia Mondays | Every Monday from 7-9pm
Join Inbound and the Trivia Mafia crew every Monday night for some brews and some Qs.
Lakes & Legends Brewing Company | Minneapolis
Here you’ll find high-quality, farm-to-table beer that will raise the expectations and expand the possibilities of what you can get from a beer. They focus on quality ingredients, spotlighting their farming partners wherever possible.
• Trivia | Tuesdays from 7-9pm
The popular Trivia Mafia comes to Lakes & Legends every Tuesday night with prizes for the top three teams, so round up your closest – and preferably smartest – friends and put on your thinking caps.
• Plant Nite | February 18 from 7-9pm
Head to Lakes & Legends for a fun-filled night of creativity, good company, and your favorite beers on tap. They’ll guide you through everything you need to know to create your own little, Insta-worthy succulent terrarium in a chalkboard planter. We’re getting some serious hipster vibes, SWDers, so be there or be square. Or whatever the kids are saying these days. Advance ticket purchase required!
• Arctic Market: A Pop-Up | February 25 from 12-5pm
Visit with 25 local artists and artisans selling their handcrafted goods including woodwork, prints, jewelry, clothing, home decor, body care products, kids wear, and more — while sipping Belgian-style beer, of course.
• Disc Golf | February 21 + 28 from 6:30-10pm
We like frolfing as much as the next pup, and lucky for us (and you), Lakes & Legends is hosting a disc golfing putt putt course in their very dog-friendly taproom. Join them for a little friendly (or maybe not so friendly) competition, weekly gift card drawing, beer specials *swoon*, and more!
Sisyphus Brewing | Minneapolis
Not only are their craft beer offerings out of this world, but customers also rave about the dog-loving staff at Sisyphus. Slide into a seat at this pups-welcome taproom and enjoy a cold one or two.
• Drag Blingo with B. Louise | Tuesdays from 8-9:30pm
Blingo hosted by the fabulous B. Louise will quickly become your favorite weekly tradition. Join the folks at Sisyphus to drink beer, play blingo, win prizes, and learn life lessons from our favorite Queen, B. Louise.
• One Pint for OneVillage | February 22 from 5-8pm
Head to Sisyphus for happy hour on the 22nd, and for every pint purchased, $1 will be donated to OneVillage Partners, a local nonprofit working to transform rural villages in Sierra Leone into empowered and self-reliant communities.
Sociable Cider Werks | Northeast Minneapolis
The hard ciders here are well carbonated, dry, and always made from real apples. It’s decidedly different. It’s delightfully Sociable. (Their love for dogs is real too.)
• Red River Kitchen | Year Round
Red River Kitchen is Sociable Cider Werks’ year-round food truck, serving up eclectic, globally-inspired eats made with fresh, high-quality ingredients.
• Speed Bingo | Mondays from 6-8 pm
Speed Bingo is a “coverall” game where the numbers are called as quickly as possible. Think you can keep up? DJ Hazy Harold and JMO will be calling numbers faster than you can drink a pint. Prizes include taproom gift cards, can koozies, sweatshirts, t-shirts, glassware, hats, barrel-aged releases, crowlers and growlers. Free to play!
• Brunch at Sociable | Every Sunday from 11am-2pm
PSA for all you brunch lovers: join Sociable every Sunday for bottomless mimosas and bloody Mary’s at the taproom along with all your favorite brunch eats.
• Pints & Paints: Pet Edition | March 29 and April 5 from 6-9pm
Paint a portrait of your loyal friend while enjoying delicious cider at Sociable. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Link to purchase tickets: March 29th + April 5th
Unmapped Brewing Co. | Minnetonka
This new, locally-owned brewery is a welcome addition to the west metro, offering a year-round lineup of flagship “Belgian & Stateside Ales” along with a diverse supporting cast of special and limited release beers of all styles in the taproom.
• Food Trucks | Many dates
If you love food trucks as much as we do, Unmapped has you covered. February trucks include Urban Sub, Emconada, Market BBQ, and Russell’s Traveling Kitchen.
• Trivia Mondays with Trivia Mafia | Mondays from 7:30-9:30pm
Grab your crew and start the week off right with a few brews and some of the best trivia around. Dog-friendly taprooms and trivia are a match made in dog heaven.
We love our brewery partners, and you will too. ♡ Woof to the wise: We’re always updating our calendar and this post with the latest and greatest dog-friendly brewery events, so be sure to check back for more hoppin’ events in the future!