Craft Pride Hosts Austin Beer Week 2013 Kickoff on Oct 25

Craft Pride Hosts Austin Beer Week 2013 Kickoff on Oct 25

Official opening night celebration includes live panel moderated by Locapour’s Mike Langford, rare tappings and live music

WHAT: Austin Beer Week, set to run Oct. 25 through Nov. 3, 2013, kicks off its annual celebration of all things craft beer, with an opening night party at Texas’ premiere craft beer venue, Craft Pride.

The Official Opening Party, scheduled for Friday, Oct. 25, will feature a kick-off toast at 7pm, followed by live music and a live panel discussion that will be recorded and moderated by Locapour’s Mike Langford. The panel, featuring some of the most influential individuals in the Austin craft beer scene will be screened during an upcoming Locapour event at Craft Pride on November 1. The Opening event will also mark the debut of Craft Pride’s growler sales. The event will also bring together a variety of rare tappings from notable local breweries including Jester King, Austin Beerworks, Live Oak, Hops & Grain, and Thirsty Planet.With its emphasis on local and regional craft beer, Craft Pride is an ideal partner and host of Austin Beer Week’s opening night. See all Craft Pride’s Austin Beer Week events here:

WHEN: Friday, October 25

6pm – 2am

WHERE: Craft Pride
61 Rainey St
Austin, TX 78701