Events in August

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  • SATURDAY 1ST
  • AUCKLAND BEER WEEK LAUNCH EVENT: Around NZ in 80 Beers The Fridge and Flagon, Vultures' Lane, The Brewers Co-operative, The Lumsden Freehouse, and Galbraith's Alehouse

    Circumnavigate Aotearoa by travelling around NZ in 80 Beers. Using Brew Bus as your mode of transport, take a regional tour of our country across 5 venues around the city that will each be showcasing a unique region and the breweries and beers thereof.

    Three free buses running at 20 minute intervals around the clock (12 - 6pm) taking in the loop of 5 venues in a geographical loop.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • Pizza + Beer Pairings Cornerbar

    Join McLeod's Brewery and Croucher Brewing at Cornerbar for a week of delicious pizza paired with award winning beers. $20 per person (price includes a 12 inch pizza and 390ml tap beer). First come, first served.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • The Pie in Your Beer Eye BBC Tasting Studio

    A Pie and a Beer - a match made in our heaven at the BBC Tasting Studio. Our team serve a week-long menu of pie and beer matching never before seen in this village of Birkenhead on the North Shore.

    The most delicious pies are made and baked daily on site to be savoured with a paired beer. For a modest $20, you get the pie of the day with our recommended matched beer. The pie is served with a cache of slaw, a pod of chips and a glass of yummy matched beer.

    Savour the delights of these pies which will be made on specific days;
    Fri/Sat/Sun: Llama & Lager Pie

    The recommended match beer is chosen by our expert team and will be published on the day - we believe that fresh beer is best with a fresh pie!

    Join us at the best little beer venue on the Shore - the BBC Tasting Studio from the Birkenhead Brewing Co.

    Starts at 12pm
  • OG Dark Beer Fest 8 Wired Barrelworks

    It's time to pay homage to the OG's of the New Zealand craft beer scene. 8 Wired Barrelworks will host a two-day event showcasing dark beers that have helped grow the beer scene in New Zealand.  We will be working with breweries from across New Zealand to bring some old favourites to our taps and we will be searching out some treats from our own back catalogue to put back on tap for one weekend only.  We will have the awesome Jo-Bro's Burgers on-site all weekend slinging their next-level burgers and local legends Matakana Oysters to go with those luscious dark beers. 

    Bookings advised - email [email protected]

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • FRESH PARTY: AUGUST Garage Project Kingsland

    Ok people: we know you love Fresh hazy monthly releases. We know you love new beers. We know you love pints. And you know what we love? We love you. So we have combined all the things you love into this monthly event that you're going to love even more: the Fresh Party!

    On the first of every month we'll be tapping our brand new Fresh release for you to drink right here, in our cosy back room, with your pals, in a pint glass. This time around it is Fresh August, straight from the tanks. Not only that, but we'll also have on tap as many of our new releases from the previous few weeks as possible - pints of Fresh and the freshest pints around. We'll be doing a meatball sub special alongside: fresh, housemade meatballs with mozzarella cheese and rich tomato sauce in a crunchy baguette - a one-day-a-month deal. Grab a pint of Fresh and a meatball sub for $25!

    The Fresh Party: the new greatest way to kick off any month, conversation or friendship. See you here!

    Starts at 12pm
  • Moo & Brew burger and beer match Good George Tap House and Good George North Wharf

    Good George Tap House Mission Bay
    Roast Lamb Burger: Cumin & fennel roast lamb shoulder, quinoa stuffing, bone marrow gravy, beetroot hummus, garlic aioli.
    Paired with a glass of Good George Amber Ale

    Good George North Wharf
    Supreme Mushie Melt: Double Angus beef patty, cheesy cheddar mushrooms, swiss cheese, grilled onions, smokey BBQ sauce, garlic mayo.
    Paired with a glass of Good George APA

  • Need something to take home? Liquorland Mt Eden, Liquorland Birkenhead, Liquorland Grey Lynn, Liquorland Forrest Hill, and Liquorland Newmarket

    Your local Liquorland stores have a great range of craft beers in their fridges and fresh craft beer on tap. To find your local store or buy craft beer now, visit www.liquorland.co.nz

  • SUNDAY 2ND
  • Coach day trip to 8 Wired Matakana Dark Beer Fest and Hallertau. 8 Wired Barrelworks and Hallertau Brewery

    The day starts at 11am departing from Auckland CBD, and we travel via Albany to Matakana. First off is some axe throwing at Action Matakana, then to the main event - 8 Wired Brewery. Dark Beer is the days highlight – expect to see some lesser known brews, and a few virtually unobtainable ones from Soren’s special stash! We'll have tutored tastings of both beer and Bohemian cider, and lunch is included. Subject to weather, fresh local oysters will be shucked on-site too.

    Early afternoon we head to Hallertau to enjoy their biergarten with a tasting flight of their offerings, and dinner included. 7.30pm it’s “Home James” on the coach.

    Starts at 11am Tickets are $249.00

    More info...
  • OG Dark Beer Fest 8 Wired Barrelworks

    It's time to pay homage to the OG's of the New Zealand craft beer scene. 8 Wired Barrelworks will host a two-day event showcasing dark beers that have helped grow the beer scene in New Zealand. We will be working with breweries from across New Zealand to bring some old favourites to our taps and we will be searching out some treats from our own back catalogue to put back on tap for one weekend only. We will have the awesome Jo-Bro's Burgers on-site all weekend slinging their next-level burgers and local legends Matakana Oysters to go with those luscious dark beers.

    Bookings advised - email [email protected]

    Need transport and looking for a full day trip that includes the OG Dark Beer Fest? Check out the "Coach day trip to 8 Wired Matakana Dark Beer Fest and Hallertau" event.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • The Great Beer Mile Day Out Urbanaut Brewing, The Fridge and Flagon, The Beer Spot, Churly's, Flight 605, Garage Project Kingsland, Brothers Juke Joint BBQ, and Galbraith's Alehouse

    The Auckland Beer Mile boasts some of the city’s best breweries and beer venues. Experience the Beer Mile all day for both Sundays of Auckland Beer Week with free Tuk Tuk trips between the venues. (Beer Spot Morningside, Flight 605, Urbanaut, Garage Project Kingsland, Churly’s, The Fridge and Flagon, Galbraiths, Brothers Mt Eden)

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • The Pie in Your Beer Eye BBC Tasting Studio

    A Pie and a Beer - a match made in our heaven at the BBC Tasting Studio. Our team serve a week-long menu of pie and beer matching never before seen in this village of Birkenhead on the North Shore.

    The most delicious pies are made and baked daily on site to be savoured with a paired beer. For a modest $20, you get the pie of the day with our recommended matched beer. The pie is served with a cache of slaw, a pod of chips and a glass of yummy matched beer.

    Savour the delights of these pies which will be made on specific days;
    Fri/Sat/Sun: Llama & Lager Pie

    The recommended match beer is chosen by our expert team and will be published on the day - we believe that fresh beer is best with a fresh pie!

    Join us at the best little beer venue on the Shore - the BBC Tasting Studio from the Birkenhead Brewing Co.

    Starts at 12pm
  • Moo & Brew burger and beer match Good George North Wharf and Good George Tap House

    Good George Tap House Mission Bay
    Roast Lamb Burger: Cumin & fennel roast lamb shoulder, quinoa stuffing, bone marrow gravy, beetroot hummus, garlic aioli.
    Paired with a glass of Good George Amber Ale

    Good George North Wharf
    Supreme Mushie Melt: Double Angus beef patty, cheesy cheddar mushrooms, swiss cheese, grilled onions, smokey BBQ sauce, garlic mayo.
    Paired with a glass of Good George APA

  • Need something to take home? Liquorland Mt Eden, Liquorland Birkenhead, Liquorland Grey Lynn, Liquorland Forrest Hill, and Liquorland Newmarket

    Your local Liquorland stores have a great range of craft beers in their fridges and fresh craft beer on tap. To find your local store or buy craft beer now, visit www.liquorland.co.nz

  • MONDAY 3RD
  • Pizza + Beer Pairings Cornerbar

    Join McLeod's Brewery and Croucher Brewing at Cornerbar for a week of delicious pizza paired with award winning beers. $20 per person (price includes a 12 inch pizza and 390ml tap beer). First come, first served.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • The Pie in Your Beer Eye BBC Tasting Studio

    A Pie and a Beer - a match made in our heaven at the BBC Tasting Studio. Our team serve a week-long menu of pie and beer matching never before seen in this village of Birkenhead on the North Shore.

    The most delicious pies are made and baked daily on site to be savoured with a paired beer. For a modest $20, you get the pie of the day with our recommended matched beer. The pie is served with a cache of slaw, a pod of chips and a glass of yummy matched beer.

    Savour the delights of these pies which will be made on specific days;
    Monday: Chicken, Herb Pilsner Pie

    The recommended match beer is chosen by our expert team and will be published on the day - we believe that fresh beer is best with a fresh pie!

    Join us at the best little beer venue on the Shore - the BBC Tasting Studio from the Birkenhead Brewing Co.

    Starts at 4pm
  • 8 Wired Dessert Island Beers at The Lumsden The Lumsden Freehouse

    Launch of a new 8 Wired dessert beer along with sweet petite fours matched to a selection of 8 Wired brews.

    Starts at 5pm

    More info...
  • How To Drink Beer - Beer Judging 101 The Fridge and Flagon

    *** SOLD OUT ***

    Get the lowdown on beer judging with Beer Jerk. BJCP Beer Judge Matt Eats will take you through how beers are evaluated and present you with some handy hints and tips to take your beer enjoyment to the next level.

    Starts at 7pm Tickets are $30.00

    More info...
  • Moo & Brew burger and beer match Good George North Wharf and Good George Tap House

    Good George Tap House Mission Bay
    Roast Lamb Burger: Cumin & fennel roast lamb shoulder, quinoa stuffing, bone marrow gravy, beetroot hummus, garlic aioli.
    Paired with a glass of Good George Amber Ale

    Good George North Wharf
    Supreme Mushie Melt: Double Angus beef patty, cheesy cheddar mushrooms, swiss cheese, grilled onions, smokey BBQ sauce, garlic mayo.
    Paired with a glass of Good George APA

  • Need something to take home? Liquorland Mt Eden, Liquorland Birkenhead, Liquorland Grey Lynn, Liquorland Forrest Hill, and Liquorland Newmarket

    Your local Liquorland stores have a great range of craft beers in their fridges and fresh craft beer on tap. To find your local store or buy craft beer now, visit www.liquorland.co.nz

  • 16 Tun taste fest 16 Tun

    For the entire week we will be doing food matches with our tap beers. Each day we will be selecting a style of beer and our chefs will be creating a food pairing to enhance the beer tasting experience. This will also be accompanied by our Taco Tuesday deal and a Sunday pork ribs special.

  • TUESDAY 4TH
  • Pizza + Beer Pairings Cornerbar

    Join McLeod's Brewery and Croucher Brewing at Cornerbar for a week of delicious pizza paired with award winning beers. $20 per person (price includes a 12 inch pizza and 390ml tap beer). First come, first served.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • Culleys meets Epic Brewing The Brewers Room

    An Epic food pairing, try 4 incredible and delicious Culley’s dishes matched with a tasting tray of four beers from the one and only Epic Brewing all for $50 pp

    Starts at 4pm
  • The Pie in Your Beer Eye BBC Tasting Studio

    A Pie and a Beer - a match made in our heaven at the BBC Tasting Studio. Our team serve a week-long menu of pie and beer matching never before seen in this village of Birkenhead on the North Shore.

    The most delicious pies are made and baked daily on site to be savoured with a paired beer. For a modest $20, you get the pie of the day with our recommended matched beer. The pie is served with a cache of slaw, a pod of chips and a glass of yummy matched beer.

    Savour the delights of these pies which will be made on specific days;
    Tuesday: Beef, Cheese Stout Pie

    The recommended match beer is chosen by our expert team and will be published on the day - we believe that fresh beer is best with a fresh pie!

    Join us at the best little beer venue on the Shore - the BBC Tasting Studio from the Birkenhead Brewing Co.

    Starts at 4pm
  • Craftwork Presents: An Evening in Belgium The Fridge and Flagon

    *** SOLD OUT ***

    Oamaru’s Craftwork Brewery are renowned as one of NZ’s best small breweries, specialising in Belgian beers. Craftwork’s Michael and Lee-Ann are in Auckland to share their love of all things Belgian with you with beers, food and stories inspired by one of beer’s spiritual heartlands.

    Starts at 7pm Tickets are $60.00

    More info...
  • ELMOS Craft Beer and hand-crafted Pizza Week ELMOS

    Enjoy a week of specialty tap beers lovingly crafted by local, regional and national breweries and matched with ELMOS authentic Wood-fired Pizzas made with fresh produce from local passionate suppliers.

    A week of:
    - Craft beer and Pizza pairing
    - Daily Aperitivo Hour 4:30pm – 6pm specializing in craft beer matching with light bites
    - Live DJs and performers
    - Local artisan cured meat and cheese boards perfectly paired with local craft beer

  • Moo & Brew burger and beer match Good George North Wharf and Good George Tap House

    Good George Tap House Mission Bay
    Roast Lamb Burger: Cumin & fennel roast lamb shoulder, quinoa stuffing, bone marrow gravy, beetroot hummus, garlic aioli.
    Paired with a glass of Good George Amber Ale

    Good George North Wharf
    Supreme Mushie Melt: Double Angus beef patty, cheesy cheddar mushrooms, swiss cheese, grilled onions, smokey BBQ sauce, garlic mayo.
    Paired with a glass of Good George APA

  • Heyday Tap takeover and Quiz Hoppers

    Head to Hoppers for Heyday and cocktail/boilermaker pairings, namely:

    - Negroni IPA w/ Negroni
    - Salted Caramel Choc Stout w/ Salted Caramel Espresso Martini
    - Bramble Sour w/ Bramble cocktail
    - Pub Quizzes



    More info...
  • 16 Tun taste fest 16 Tun

    For the entire week we will be doing food matches with our tap beers. Each day we will be selecting a style of beer and our chefs will be creating a food pairing to enhance the beer tasting experience. This will also be accompanied by our Taco Tuesday deal and a Sunday pork ribs special.

  • Need something to take home? Liquorland Mt Eden, Liquorland Birkenhead, Liquorland Grey Lynn, Liquorland Forrest Hill, and Liquorland Newmarket

    Your local Liquorland stores have a great range of craft beers in their fridges and fresh craft beer on tap. To find your local store or buy craft beer now, visit www.liquorland.co.nz

  • WEDNESDAY 5TH
  • Pizza + Beer Pairings Cornerbar

    Join McLeod's Brewery and Croucher Brewing at Cornerbar for a week of delicious pizza paired with award winning beers. $20 per person (price includes a 12 inch pizza and 390ml tap beer). First come, first served.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • The Pie in Your Beer Eye BBC Tasting Studio

    A Pie and a Beer - a match made in our heaven at the BBC Tasting Studio. Our team serve a week-long menu of pie and beer matching never before seen in this village of Birkenhead on the North Shore.

    The most delicious pies are made and baked daily on site to be savoured with a paired beer. For a modest $20, you get the pie of the day with our recommended matched beer. The pie is served with a cache of slaw, a pod of chips and a glass of yummy matched beer.

    Savour the delights of these pies which will be made on specific days;

    Wednesday: Goat, Potato Curry IPA Pie

    The recommended match beer is chosen by our expert team and will be published on the day - we believe that fresh beer is best with a fresh pie!

    Join us at the best little beer venue on the Shore - the BBC Tasting Studio from the Birkenhead Brewing Co.

    Starts at 4pm
  • The Brewers Co-Op presents One Night Only with Brewdog, Garage Project and Deep Creek The Brewers Co-operative

    This will be a chance to try and taste rare and one off beers from Brewdog, Garage Project and Deep Creek. Brewers from all three breweries will be there to do a tasting with some of their amazing, special and rare beers. Glassware from all breweries will be available for you to take home (included in the ticket price).

    Contact the Brewers Co-Operative on ‭09 309 4515‬ or head down to the bar

    Starts at 6:30pm Tickets are $85.00
  • Beer Jerk Supper Club with Satya The Fridge and Flagon

    Dive into a world of flavour with a set tasting menu hosted by Sammy Akuthota from Satya Chai Lounge. Several courses of Chaat paired with incredible beers to enhance, compliment and contrast the delicious Indian finger foods. (Suitable for Vegetarians)

    Starts at 7pm Tickets are $80.00

    More info...
  • Sip 'n' Sew The Lumsden Freehouse

    *** FULLY BOOKED ***

    In this event you will create and decorate a perfect beer can sized tote bag, all whilst enjoying a delicious local beer

    Starts at 7pm

    More info...
  • 16 Tun taste fest 16 Tun

    For the entire week we will be doing food matches with our tap beers. Each day we will be selecting a style of beer and our chefs will be creating a food pairing to enhance the beer tasting experience. This will also be accompanied by our Taco Tuesday deal and a Sunday pork ribs special.

  • ELMOS Craft Beer and hand-crafted Pizza Week ELMOS

    Enjoy a week of specialty tap beers lovingly crafted by local, regional and national breweries and matched with ELMOS authentic Wood-fired Pizzas made with fresh produce from local passionate suppliers.

    A week of:
    - Craft beer and Pizza pairing
    - Daily Aperitivo Hour 4:30pm – 6pm specializing in craft beer matching with light bites
    - Live DJs and performers
    - Local artisan cured meat and cheese boards perfectly paired with local craft beer

  • Moo & Brew burger and beer match Good George North Wharf and Good George Tap House

    Good George Tap House Mission Bay
    Roast Lamb Burger: Cumin & fennel roast lamb shoulder, quinoa stuffing, bone marrow gravy, beetroot hummus, garlic aioli.
    Paired with a glass of Good George Amber Ale

    Good George North Wharf
    Supreme Mushie Melt: Double Angus beef patty, cheesy cheddar mushrooms, swiss cheese, grilled onions, smokey BBQ sauce, garlic mayo.
    Paired with a glass of Good George APA

  • Need something to take home? Liquorland Mt Eden, Liquorland Birkenhead, Liquorland Grey Lynn, Liquorland Forrest Hill, and Liquorland Newmarket

    Your local Liquorland stores have a great range of craft beers in their fridges and fresh craft beer on tap. To find your local store or buy craft beer now, visit www.liquorland.co.nz

  • THURSDAY 6TH
  • Pizza + Beer Pairings Cornerbar

    Join McLeod's Brewery and Croucher Brewing at Cornerbar for a week of delicious pizza paired with award winning beers. $20 per person (price includes a 12 inch pizza and 390ml tap beer). First come, first served.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • The Pie in Your Beer Eye BBC Tasting Studio

    A Pie and a Beer - a match made in our heaven at the BBC Tasting Studio. Our team serve a week-long menu of pie and beer matching never before seen in this village of Birkenhead on the North Shore.

    The most delicious pies are made and baked daily on site to be savoured with a paired beer. For a modest $20, you get the pie of the day with our recommended matched beer. The pie is served with a cache of slaw, a pod of chips and a glass of yummy matched beer.

    Savour the delights of these pies which will be made on specific days;

    Thursday: Mushroom Vege & Pale Ale Pie

    The recommended match beer is chosen by our expert team and will be published on the day - we believe that fresh beer is best with a fresh pie!

    Join us at the best little beer venue on the Shore - the BBC Tasting Studio from the Birkenhead Brewing Co.

    Starts at 4pm
  • The Wild Brewer Garage Project Kingsland

    Come and spend an evening with GP's wildest brewer, Dave Bell. From the helm of our Wild Workshop, Dave has been producing beers from the weird, wonderful end of the spectrum for the last few years. He'll be hosting an intimate tasting in our back room space, featuring some recent releases and bottles pulled from the cellar. Get up close + personal with the man himself, one night only!

    Session one: 5.30pm-6.30pm. Session two: 7.30pm-8.30pm

    Starts at 5:30pm

    More info...
  • 80's Miami Vice Party w/ Urbanaut Miami Brut Lager The Birdcage Tavern

    Dig out your loudest Hawaiian Shirt and come join us for an 80's Miami Vice Party. The legends from local Kingsland brewery; Urbanaut, will be supplying the party with plenty of their excellent beer including the brilliant Miami Brut Lager. The first 20 Hawaiian Shirt wearing heroes will receive a special gift.

    Starts at 6pm

    More info...
  • Thomson Whisky x Hallertau Brewery Feast Hallertau Brewery

    *** SOLD OUT ***

    Join award winning Thomson Whisky distiller Mat Thomson and Hallertau’s Captain of Beer Steve Plowman for a 3 course Whisky and Beer paired feast. Mat will talk you through three of his favourite whisky expressions and Steve will have the beer angles covered. The evening marks the release of the 2020 Vintage Thomson Whisky Barrel Aged Double Stout.

    This annual collaboration of craft is not to be missed.

    $65 for 3 course dinner including 3 x 15ml Whisky tasters and 3 x 150ml Beer tasters.

    Starts at 6:30pm Tickets are $65.00

    More info...
  • Dessert of the Gods: Beer and Chocolate Mythica Brewing taproom

    We have teamed up with local business House of Chocolate who have crafted chocolates to match 5 of our delicious beers. Pairings are focused more on our dessert style beers poured from nitro taps to provide an indulgent creaminess. Aphrodite maple sweet dream and Minthe chocolate peppermint stout are just two examples that will feature. There will also be a limited edition release for this event. Includes 5 tasting glasses of beer and 5 gourmet chocolates. Beer and chocolate banter and challenges will intermingle during the course of the night.

    Tickets very limited and available from the online store

    Starts at 6:30pm

    More info...
  • Meat and Malt Brothers Beer CWD

    Join us for a beer and meat matching and discussion with Brothers Beer Head Brewer Brandon Nash and Juke Joint Head Chef Gavin Brogan.

    We've brewed some special new releases especially for Auckland Beer Week and also have an old favorite from last year making a return (think tigers...)

    Your ticket includes a 150ml taster of all beers, and food will be served around the venue on platters. Brandon and Gavin will also give a guided tasting for both the beer and food.

    Starts at 7pm Tickets are $30.00

    More info...
  • The 8 Wired Flavour Workshop with Søren Eriksen The Fridge and Flagon

    8 Wired have long held a reputation as one of NZ’s best breweries. Join Søren Eriksen at The Fridge and Flagon where he will guide you on a unique flavour journey with an interactive tasting workshop. Create your own blends, pair with different ingredients and come up with your own taste sensation.

    Starts at 7pm

    More info...
  • Need something to take home? Liquorland Mt Eden, Liquorland Birkenhead, Liquorland Grey Lynn, Liquorland Forrest Hill, and Liquorland Newmarket

    Your local Liquorland stores have a great range of craft beers in their fridges and fresh craft beer on tap. To find your local store or buy craft beer now, visit www.liquorland.co.nz

  • Epic Beer tap takeover and live music Hoppers

    An epic time at Hoppers featuring:
    - Epic Beer and gin matching
    - Food matching with beer - Epic stout braised beef croquettes/Wagyu beef scotched egg etc.
    - Live music



    More info...
  • Beertails & Libations Vol 2 My Bar

    After the success of last year's event, the My Bar team brings you yet again a selection of unique cocktails designed by us using great craft beer in different ways.



    More info...
  • 16 Tun taste fest 16 Tun

    For the entire week we will be doing food matches with our tap beers. Each day we will be selecting a style of beer and our chefs will be creating a food pairing to enhance the beer tasting experience. This will also be accompanied by our Taco Tuesday deal and a Sunday pork ribs special.

  • Moo & Brew burger and beer match Good George North Wharf and Good George Tap House

    Good George Tap House Mission Bay
    Roast Lamb Burger: Cumin & fennel roast lamb shoulder, quinoa stuffing, bone marrow gravy, beetroot hummus, garlic aioli.
    Paired with a glass of Good George Amber Ale

    Good George North Wharf
    Supreme Mushie Melt: Double Angus beef patty, cheesy cheddar mushrooms, swiss cheese, grilled onions, smokey BBQ sauce, garlic mayo.
    Paired with a glass of Good George APA

  • ELMOS Craft Beer and hand-crafted Pizza Week ELMOS

    Enjoy a week of specialty tap beers lovingly crafted by local, regional and national breweries and matched with ELMOS authentic Wood-fired Pizzas made with fresh produce from local passionate suppliers.

    A week of:
    - Craft beer and Pizza pairing
    - Daily Aperitivo Hour 4:30pm – 6pm specializing in craft beer matching with light bites
    - Live DJs and performers
    - Local artisan cured meat and cheese boards perfectly paired with local craft beer

  • FRIDAY 7TH
  • Pizza + Beer Pairings Cornerbar

    Join McLeod's Brewery and Croucher Brewing at Cornerbar for a week of delicious pizza paired with award winning beers. $20 per person (price includes a 12 inch pizza and 390ml tap beer). First come, first served.

    Starts at 12pm

    More info...
  • The Pie in Your Beer Eye BBC Tasting Studio

    A Pie and a Beer - a match made in our heaven at the BBC Tasting Studio. Our team serve a week-long menu of pie and beer matching never before seen in this village of Birkenhead on the North Shore.

    The most delicious pies are made and baked daily on site to be savoured with a paired beer. For a modest $20, you get the pie of the day with our recommended matched beer. The pie is served with a cache of slaw, a pod of chips and a glass of yummy matched beer.

    Savour the delights of these pies which will be made on specific days;
    Fri/Sat/Sun: Llama & Lager Pie

    The recommended match beer is chosen by our expert team and will be published on the day - we believe that fresh beer is best with a fresh pie!

    Join us at the best little beer venue on the Shore - the BBC Tasting Studio from the Birkenhead Brewing Co.

    Starts at 12pm
  • Smugglers Bay Rare Treasure at Galbraith's Galbraith's Alehouse

    Help McLeods celebrate Auckland Beer Week with a dip into rare seas at Galbraith's Alehouse! Along with a full roster of brews, you'll find exclusive Smugglers Bay gems - 2020 Bourbon-barrel Aged Milk Stout, Quadrupel, Brett Beer w/Raspberries & Golden Kiwi Fruit + 2019 Imperial Stout - ALL ON TAP! There'll also be a sneak-peak at 802 #26 Fresh Unfiltered IPA ...

    Biggie G (aka Geoff) will be there, too, so we'll see you there!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • Laughing Bones Brewing Birthday Bash Northern Line Bar and Social

    Laughing Bones Brewing is about good, balanced beers. We are delighted to be showcasing these while celebrating Auckland Beer Week, as well as our 7th Birthday. Come join the festivities, we'll have a special lineup including a brand new beer on tap!

    Starts at 4pm

    More info...
  • Duncan's Pool Party feat. D:UNK The Fridge and Flagon

    George Duncan might now be famous for his insane beer creations and lactose wizardry but before he was brewing some of NZ’s most innovative beers he spent many nights as an infamous house DJ. D:UNK is coming out of retirement for one night only at The Fridge & Flagon so dig out your finest Hawaiian shirt for a late night party full of tropical vibes, beautiful beers and banging beats.

    Starts at 5pm

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  • Liberty's Emancipation Proclamation Vultures' Lane

    Six delicious Liberty taps, including the brand new WCIPA that they are entering for the Malthouse WCIPA challenge that night. [email protected]*% that's good beer!

    Starts at 6pm
  • Moo & Brew burger and beer match Good George North Wharf and Good George Tap House

    Good George Tap House Mission Bay
    Roast Lamb Burger: Cumin & fennel roast lamb shoulder, quinoa stuffing, bone marrow gravy, beetroot hummus, garlic aioli.
    Paired with a glass of Good George Amber Ale

    Good George North Wharf
    Supreme Mushie Melt: Double Angus beef patty, cheesy cheddar mushrooms, swiss cheese, grilled onions, smokey BBQ sauce, garlic mayo.
    Paired with a glass of Good George APA

  • Beertails & Libations Vol 2 My Bar

    After the success of last year's event, the My Bar team brings you yet again a selection of unique cocktails designed by us using great craft beer in different ways.



    More info...
  • ELMOS Craft Beer and hand-crafted Pizza Week ELMOS

    Enjoy a week of specialty tap beers lovingly crafted by local, regional and national breweries and matched with ELMOS authentic Wood-fired Pizzas made with fresh produce from local passionate suppliers.

    A week of:
    - Craft beer and Pizza pairing
    - Daily Aperitivo Hour 4:30pm – 6pm specializing in craft beer matching with light bites
    - Live DJs and performers
    - Local artisan cured meat and cheese boards perfectly paired with local craft beer

  • Need something to take home? Liquorland Mt Eden, Liquorland Birkenhead, Liquorland Grey Lynn, Liquorland Forrest Hill, and Liquorland Newmarket

    Your local Liquorland stores have a great range of craft beers in their fridges and fresh craft beer on tap. To find your local store or buy craft beer now, visit www.liquorland.co.nz

  • 16 Tun taste fest 16 Tun

    For the entire week we will be doing food matches with our tap beers. Each day we will be selecting a style of beer and our chefs will be creating a food pairing to enhance the beer tasting experience. This will also be accompanied by our Taco Tuesday deal and a Sunday pork ribs special.

  • SATURDAY 8TH
  • The Big Brewer's Brunch Churly's

    Brunch but with all things beer related. Think beer poached sausages & beer cured bacon.. paired with more BEER.

    Join the Behemoth Team for their first proper event at Churly's - Brewpub & Eatery. Chef Dan (imported from land of delicious brunch options) has whipped up a unique menu filled with his take on what a proper "brewer's brunch" should look like while our front of house team will be pouring beers to play the part. Brunch themed beers? But of course!

    Tickets are Strictly Limited!

    Starts at 11am Tickets are $65.00

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  • Coach day trip to 8 Wired Brewing and Sawmill Brewery in Matakana. 8 Wired Barrelworks and Sawmill Brewery and Smoko Room

    An 11am departure from Auckland CBD, and we travel via Albany to Matakana. To start the day with a new skillset we hurl some axes at Action Matakana, then to 8 Wired Brewery.

    We'll have tutored tastings of both the 8 Wired range and Bohemian cider, and lunch as well. Early afternoon we head to Sawmill Brewery to celebrate their reopening after a devastating fire there last year.
    Enjoy their hyper-local food offering over dinner with a tasting flight of their range included. Around 7.30pm we'll head homeward on the coach.

    Starts at 11am Tickets are $249.00

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  • Dark Beer and Oysters The Lumsden Freehouse

    An Auckland Beer Week champion returns for the 5th year running. Featuring an array of delicious and rare dark beers from the country's finest breweries matched with fresh local oysters. #perfectlycompatible

    Starts at 11:30am

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  • Pizza + Beer Pairings Cornerbar

    Join McLeod's Brewery and Croucher Brewing at Cornerbar for a week of delicious pizza paired with award winning beers. $20 per person (price includes a 12 inch pizza and 390ml tap beer). First come, first served.

    Starts at 12pm

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  • The Pie in Your Beer Eye BBC Tasting Studio

    A Pie and a Beer - a match made in our heaven at the BBC Tasting Studio. Our team serve a week-long menu of pie and beer matching never before seen in this village of Birkenhead on the North Shore.

    The most delicious pies are made and baked daily on site to be savoured with a paired beer. For a modest $20, you get the pie of the day with our recommended matched beer. The pie is served with a cache of slaw, a pod of chips and a glass of yummy matched beer.

    Savour the delights of these pies which will be made on specific days;
    Fri/Sat/Sun: Llama & Lager Pie

    The recommended match beer is chosen by our expert team and will be published on the day - we believe that fresh beer is best with a fresh pie!

    Join us at the best little beer venue on the Shore - the BBC Tasting Studio from the Birkenhead Brewing Co.

    Starts at 12pm
  • Bland, Watery and Rarely Above 5% - Australian Beer Showcase The Fridge and Flagon

    Everyone knows that Australian beer is terrible, they don't know what they're doing and definitely don't brew bold, flavoursome Hazy Double IPAs, Pastry Stouts, Barrel Aged Sours or anything of the kind. That’s why you won't find any one-off imports of rare, wonderful and interesting beers like that pouring at The Fridge & Flagon all day.

    Starts at 12pm

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  • Gods of Haze Mythica Brewing taproom

    Will the Greek or Norse pantheon prevail in the battle of the haze. Four very distinctive hazy’s on tap. Amphitrite is back for this event to take on the trickster Loki and Artemis is taking on Hel, a black NEIPA. Back your favourite beers and go into the draw to win prizes.
    Also: Free Brewery Tour at 12pm & Food Truck.

    Starts at 12pm

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  • Trial of the Gods: Beerology Mythica Brewing taproom

    Part quiz, part puzzle, part game, all blended together in a ‘beery’ theme. Knowledge, skilfulness, guile and luck are all required to win this challenge. The victorious champions of the gods shall become immortalised.

    Must have a Team of 4. Limited to 11 teams. Winning team and spot prizes.

    Food truck on-site for dinner. Ticket includes 4 tap beers of choice. Tickets available from the online store: www.mythicabrewing.com

    Starts at 6pm Tickets are $40.00

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  • Moo & Brew burger and beer match Good George North Wharf and Good George Tap House

    Good George Tap House Mission Bay
    Roast Lamb Burger: Cumin & fennel roast lamb shoulder, quinoa stuffing, bone marrow gravy, beetroot hummus, garlic aioli.
    Paired with a glass of Good George Amber Ale

    Good George North Wharf
    Supreme Mushie Melt: Double Angus beef patty, cheesy cheddar mushrooms, swiss cheese, grilled onions, smokey BBQ sauce, garlic mayo.
    Paired with a glass of Good George APA

  • Need something to take home? Liquorland Mt Eden, Liquorland Birkenhead, Liquorland Grey Lynn, Liquorland Forrest Hill, and Liquorland Newmarket

    Your local Liquorland stores have a great range of craft beers in their fridges and fresh craft beer on tap. To find your local store or buy craft beer now, visit www.liquorland.co.nz

  • ELMOS Craft Beer and hand-crafted Pizza Week ELMOS

    Enjoy a week of specialty tap beers lovingly crafted by local, regional and national breweries and matched with ELMOS authentic Wood-fired Pizzas made with fresh produce from local passionate suppliers.

    A week of:
    - Craft beer and Pizza pairing
    - Daily Aperitivo Hour 4:30pm – 6pm specializing in craft beer matching with light bites
    - Live DJs and performers
    - Local artisan cured meat and cheese boards perfectly paired with local craft beer

  • Beertails & Libations Vol 2 My Bar

    After the success of last year's event, the My Bar team brings you yet again a selection of unique cocktails designed by us using great craft beer in different ways.



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  • 16 Tun taste fest 16 Tun

    For the entire week we will be doing food matches with our tap beers. Each day we will be selecting a style of beer and our chefs will be creating a food pairing to enhance the beer tasting experience. This will also be accompanied by our Taco Tuesday deal and a Sunday pork ribs special.

  • SUNDAY 9TH
  • The Pie in Your Beer Eye BBC Tasting Studio

    A Pie and a Beer - a match made in our heaven at the BBC Tasting Studio. Our team serve a week-long menu of pie and beer matching never before seen in this village of Birkenhead on the North Shore.

    The most delicious pies are made and baked daily on site to be savoured with a paired beer. For a modest $20, you get the pie of the day with our recommended matched beer. The pie is served with a cache of slaw, a pod of chips and a glass of yummy matched beer.

    Savour the delights of these pies which will be made on specific days;
    Fri/Sat/Sun: Llama & Lager Pie

    The recommended match beer is chosen by our expert team and will be published on the day - we believe that fresh beer is best with a fresh pie!

    Join us at the best little beer venue on the Shore - the BBC Tasting Studio from the Birkenhead Brewing Co.

    Starts at 12pm
  • The Great Beer Mile Day Out Urbanaut Brewing, The Fridge and Flagon, The Beer Spot, Churly's, Flight 605, Garage Project Kingsland, Brothers Juke Joint BBQ, and Galbraith's Alehouse

    The Auckland Beer Mile boasts some of the city’s best breweries and beer venues. Experience the Beer Mile all day for both Sundays of Auckland Beer Week with free Tuk Tuk trips between the venues. (Beer Spot Morningside, Flight 605, Urbanaut, Garage Project Kingsland, Churly’s, The Fridge and Flagon, Galbraiths, Brothers Mt Eden)

    Starts at 12pm

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  • Moo & Brew burger and beer match Good George North Wharf and Good George Tap House

    Good George Tap House Mission Bay
    Roast Lamb Burger: Cumin & fennel roast lamb shoulder, quinoa stuffing, bone marrow gravy, beetroot hummus, garlic aioli.
    Paired with a glass of Good George Amber Ale

    Good George North Wharf
    Supreme Mushie Melt: Double Angus beef patty, cheesy cheddar mushrooms, swiss cheese, grilled onions, smokey BBQ sauce, garlic mayo.
    Paired with a glass of Good George APA

  • Need something to take home? Liquorland Mt Eden, Liquorland Birkenhead, Liquorland Grey Lynn, Liquorland Forrest Hill, and Liquorland Newmarket

    Your local Liquorland stores have a great range of craft beers in their fridges and fresh craft beer on tap. To find your local store or buy craft beer now, visit www.liquorland.co.nz

  • GP's 9th Birthday Bash! Garage Project Kingsland

    Garage Project is turning 9, and we're almost grown up now! Come and celebrate with us; we'll be pouring some limited, special release beers, absolute bangers we've been saving up for our special day. We'll be dishing out spot prizes throughout the day, there'll be birthday cake - and the pièce de résistance: a chocolate fountain (because we aren't that grown up)! Party vibes all around!

  • 16 Tun taste fest 16 Tun

    For the entire week we will be doing food matches with our tap beers. Each day we will be selecting a style of beer and our chefs will be creating a food pairing to enhance the beer tasting experience. This will also be accompanied by our Taco Tuesday deal and a Sunday pork ribs special.

  • Behemoth tap takeover and live funky jazz Hoppers

    - Exclusive Seasonal beer launch
    - Behemoth beer and hot wing pairing
    - Spicy game of hot wing roulette
    - Live funky jazz all evening



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  • ELMOS Craft Beer and hand-crafted Pizza Week ELMOS

    Enjoy a week of specialty tap beers lovingly crafted by local, regional and national breweries and matched with ELMOS authentic Wood-fired Pizzas made with fresh produce from local passionate suppliers.

    A week of:
    - Craft beer and Pizza pairing
    - Daily Aperitivo Hour 4:30pm – 6pm specializing in craft beer matching with light bites
    - Live DJs and performers
    - Local artisan cured meat and cheese boards perfectly paired with local craft beer