Brown Mountain Bottleworks – Beat the Blues with Clown Shoes

Upcoming Events @ BMBW:

– Thursday 3/22: Clown Shoes Brewing Tap Takeover (6p)
– Friday 3/23: Nathan Weeks (7:30p)
***- Saturday 3/24: 4th Annual “Acres and Ales” Friend-Raiser for Foothills Conservancy of NC (3p)***
– Saturday 3/24: Sycamore Bones (7:30p)
 – Monday 3/26: “Not Your Usual Monday Nights” w/ Michael Knowles (Live Music) (7:30p)
– Wednesday 3/28: WINES-Day (10% Off Retail Wine)
– Wednesday 3/28: “Washington Wednesdays” (All Draft Beer / Wine By-The-Glass $1 Off) (All Day)
– Wednesday 3/28: Wicked Weed Astronomical IPA Release Party / Tasting (6p)
– Wednesday 3/28: Singer / Songwriter Night (Open Mic- Originals Only!) (7p)
– Thursday 3/29: Mica Town Brewing Tap Takeover (6p)
– Friday 3/30: Patty M (of Sorella Jack) (7:30p)
– Saturday 3/31: Dan Staton (7:30p)

**Must be 21 or older to participate in beer / wine tastings.**

We’re bringing you yet another world-class brewery for another Tap Takeover first this week! Please join us in welcoming Clown Shoes Brewing to town tomorrow – Thursday, March 22nd at 6p. We’ll feature eight different drafts – including the legendary Space Cake Imperial IPA, a Pecan Pie Porter, Mango Kolsch, several other amazing IPAs, and more!Click here now to read up a bit more about their offerings before the big night.
Get our your calendars, folks! We are super excited to welcome our neighbors to the west at another Tap Takeover next week…Marion’s own Mica Town Brewing will be in the house on Thursday, March 29th at 6pWe’ll officially announce more of their selections in next week’s newsletter, but rumor has it that the first ever BMBW cask tapping will be going on…among many other awesome surprises from the incredible Mica Town crew. Get excited! For now, click here to read more about Mica Town and how they are changing the game in Downtown Marion and WNC in general.
Happening thisSaturday, March 24th at 3p, we are thrilled to announce our 4th Annual Foothills Conservancy of NC “Spring Friend-Raiser!” We’ll be donating $1 from each pint sold to FCNC, along with all sorts of other fun throughout the day…including raffles, delicious food from our amazing neighbors at Homer’s, and live tunes from our friends with Two Crow Moon (just announced!) opening for our old favorites, Sycamore Bones!Click here now to get some more info, and while you’re at it, you can officially RSVP via the Facebook page.
We’re thrilled to have Wicked Weed Brewing (Asheville, NC) return to the shop onWednesday, March 28th at 6p for an exclusive Can Release and Tasting Partyfor their new Astronomical IPA! With low bitterness and great fruit character, this one will go fast, so be sure to drop by for a taste and grab your four-pack while they last! Click here now for the most current reviews and updates from the Astronomical Untappd profile page.
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Nathan Weeks
Friday, March 23rd @ 7:30p

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Cheers and tasty beers, Friends!
The BMBW Team