Dismiss Notice
Extreme Beer Fest:Los Angeles

Join us December 9th in Los Angeles for the ultimate throwdown of craft beer creativity!

Learn more...
Dismiss Notice
Introducing: Project Extreme Brewing (a Dogfish Head + BeerAdvocate project)

The Evening Star Cafe 20th Anniversary Block Party & Bluejacket Debut!

What: Beer & Food

When: Saturday - October 21, 2017 @ 12:00PM to Saturday - October 21, 2017 @ 06:00PM

Where: Evening Star Cafe, Alexandria, Virginia
Join us Saturday, October 21st as we celebrate our 20th anniversary with an old-fashioned block party. From 12 to 6 PM, we’re shutting down the street, firing up the grill, and tapping 11 different beers from our friends at Bluejacket. This will be the very first time that Bluejacket beers will be available in Alexandria, VA, and we could not be more excited about it!

Headlining the list is The Ave., a special anniversary beer brewed in honor of this momentous milestone. Inspired by Bell’s Two Hearted Ale, one of Evening Star Cafe’s all-time favorite beers, The Ave. is a juicy, intensely aromatic IPA brewed and double-dry hopped with Centennial hops. This will be the very first time this brand new beer has been served anywhere, including at the brewery!

Not to be outdone, Executive Chef Keith Cabot will be whipping up all your backyard favorites, including pulled pork sandwiches, Red Apron hot dogs, barbecue chicken, and all the fixings!

There is no admission fee for the event, but there will be a suggested donation of $5 to benefit the George Washington Middle School in Del Ray, Alexandria. All Bluejacket drafts will be priced individually in 16 oz. pours. Food will be available for purchase a-la-carte.

THE OFFICIAL EVENING STAR 20TH ANNIVERSARY BLOCK PARTY LIST
The Ave (IPA w/ Centennial Hops; Brewed for Evening Star's 20th Anniversary!)
For The Company (Helles Lager)
Forbidden Planet (Kölsch w/ Galaxy Hops)
Full Fathom Five (Double IPA w/ Citra & Galaxy Hops)
Goldfinch (Belgian Blond Ale)
Kelsey & Greg's Wedding Ale 2017 (Sour Blond Ale w/ Peaches & Apricots)
Lost Weekend (IPA w/ Citra Hops)
Mexican Radio (Sweet Stout w/ Spices)
Turning Road (IPA w/ Mosaic Hops)
Slingshot (Pale Lager w/ Hallertau Blanc Hops)
The Palace at 4 AM (Sweet Stout w/ Coffee)

Visit Website  
Went: 0
Submitted by: ChurchkeyBBCK
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.