New Belgium Master Blender Featured Speaker

BayAreaBABay Area Barley’s Angels – Tampa

This is an amazing opportunity to hear New Belgium’s Lauren Salazar speak. Please come early for seating & checking in. We will have on tap four New Belgium beers including two specialty beers not available in the state, and two of their flagship beers, along with a cheese pairing provided by The Independent.

Remember that this is a ladies only event, no matter what kind of female accessories your men want to adorn themselves with to try to get in.

*YEARLY MEMBERS – don’t forget your discount! Watch your email (& your junk folder) for a members-only discount code to be entered where it says ENTER PROMOTIONAL CODE when purchasing through Eventbrite. No code sharing with non-members please.

  • When: Wednesday October 23rd, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Where: The Independent
  • Tickets available in advance through Eventbrite
    – Presale through 10/20/13 – $15 (plus Eventbrite fee)
    – Late sale 10/21-10/22 – $25 (plus Eventbrite fee)
    – Door 10/23 – $25

Drink Local Eat Local Event

sarasoto-logoSarasota Smarty Pints

Become acquainted with the spectacular beers that are brewed, packaged and sold right here in Florida Taste a wonderful spread of food prepared by local catering sensation Zest! of Sarasota Catering Company!
Is there any better way to help support your local economy than to eat it and drink it? We think NOT! So plan to gather for our monthly meeting (Ladies Only, sorry again Gents!) and do both of those wonderful activities. Our location will be none other than the “Drink Local!” Headquarters of Sarasota County, The Beer Box! This establishment prides itself on offering only beers brewed in the state of Florida on tap – so we’re talking nationally known heavy hitters like Swamp Head Brewery (Gainesville) and Cigar City Brewing (Tampa), as well as regional up and comers like Three Palms BrewingBold City Brewery7venth Sun BrewingTampa Bay Brewing CompanyDunedin BreweryGreen Room Brewing, etc.Zest of Sarasota Catering and Cafe will provide vegetarian and seafood fair using LOCALLY inspired ingredients.We will sample and discuss 4-5 local craft draft beers (Mick promised a greater # of samples for a greater turnout, so everybody say THANK YOU! in advance) and munch on the wonderful catered food. Maybe we’ll throw in a few local beer trivia questions and prizes, too!

  • When: Sunday October 13th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Where: The Beer Box, 5767 Beneva Road Sarasota FL 34233
  • $16.00 will be the ADVANCE PRE-PAYMENT
    Via PayPal to
    – No transfers, credits or refunds)
  • $18.00 will be the SAME DAY CASH only Subject to event capacity limits
  • Remember our servers with appreciative gratuity =)


Chicago Barley’s Angels

In coordination with the Chicago Green Wedding Alliance this Chicago chapter of Barley’s Angels, is excited to invite you to Bridetoberfest! An evening of beer and brides at Dank Haus Chicago,

Bridetoberfest is a beer tasting for brides, grooms, couples of any description and their friends, combined with a casual wedding event featuring eco-friendly wedding vendors and tips for creating a more mindful event.I hope I didn’t scare you beer loving ladies with the words “Bridal Show,” as Bridetoberfest will not look like any bridal event you’ve attended before.

Attendees will receive a commemorative tasting glass at the beginning of the event & five tasting tickets are included in your price of admission

Taste beers from local breweries including:

  • Goose Island,
  • Revolution
  • Tighthead Brewing
  • Two Brothers Brewing
  • Metropolitan
  • Finchs
  • More!

Pints are available for purchase once you run out of tickets. Snack on pub chips, popcorn and cheese straws and purchase pints of beer and delicious, beer-worthy food like brats, pulled pork, pretzel bites & sausages.

Food options provided by:

  • FIG Catering
  • Goose Island
  • Pure Kitchen,
  • Katherine Anne Confections
  • Luscious Layers.

The event also boasts a planning lounge, live music, and there will be tables filled with information and inspiration on how to build a greener wedding. Bridetoberfest is not to be missed!

While Barley’s Angels is involved in producing Bridetoberfest, its not an official Barley’s Angels event, which means your grooms can attend as well. This is one wedding related event they are certain to enjoy!Purchase tickets here!The Dank Haus is located at 4740 N Western Ave  Chicago, IL

  • On Thursday October 3rd
  • 6p.m.-10p.m.
  • At Dank Haus Chicago [map]
  • $15. Get your tickets here.

Links: Barley’s Angels-Chicago facebook group


Southern Brewing & Winemaking – Tampa FL

Bay Area Barley’s Angels

Get ready for some rocking music, trivia, and prizes! September’s meeting topic will be a brief history of beer & the brewing process at Southern Brewing and Winemaking. The evening will feature four samples of differing beer styles paired with food,

Remember, NO DUDES ALLOWED! Cheers!

Gasthof Zur Gemutlichkeit

Barley’s Angels MN almost Oktoberfest Season celebration.

hohensteinsJoin us for an exciting evening of German beer at Gastof’s. We will be joined by Gabby and other lovely folks from Hohensteins Inc who will talk to us about zee German beers.

Please RSVP so we can give the wonderful staff at Gasthof’s an accurate headcount.

  • Where: Gasthof Zur Gemutlichkeit,
    2300 University Ave NE
    Minneapolis MN 55418
  • When: Tuesday 9/17/13
    Social hour at 6pm, Meeting at 7pm


SmartyPints at World of Beer Sarasota

Back To Beer School!


Delve into the dark, delicious tastes of Fall/Autumnal Beer Styles and have some delicious catered food from neighboring eatery Anna’s Deli (carnivore and vegetarian options) .Fall has arrived, even if our Florida weather hasn’t caught up yet, but let’s form a study group and tutor ourselves about favorite and unique Fall beer styles!

World of Beer’s resident Beer Teacher Kristen will serve up 10 samples while we also munch on yummy sandwiches from Anna’s Deli!

  • When: Sunday September 8th, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Where: World Of Beer Sarasota, 8217 Tourist Center Drive Bradenton FL 34201
  • Cost: $30 per person for 10 samples, 1 pint at the end & food from Anna’s Deli.
  • Event Link:

Please RSVP ASAP at the link above so that we can get a head count. 🙂

– Gemma, Kat & Lisa

Las Vegas Barley’s Angels at Tenaya Creek Brewery

Barley's Angels Las Vegas logo
Tenaya Creek Brewery hosts Nevada’s first Barley’s Angels chapter. The evening includes a private brewery tour, an introduction to brewing, and a flight of brews.

The food element of this event will be provided by YOU! Show off your creative culinary skills with a potluck style offering, a dish prepared with any beer of your choice. Include a recipe, so we may compile them..

  • 7 September 2013
  • 6:00-10:00 pm
  • Limited seating available
  • Tickets $15 at the door
  • Tenaya Creek Brewery
    3101 N Tenaya
    Way, Las Vegas, NV
    (702) 362-7335

For questions or more information on this event and all upcoming events please contact us | | | Instagram: @barleysangelslv | Untappd! barleysangelslv

New Belgium tasting at Tess


Barley’s Angels Milwaukee Chapter

Join us on the East Side where New Belgium’s own, Jessie will lead our sampling of several beers from their lineup at Tess! Tess is located at 2499 North Bartlett Avenue in Milwaukee.

Have a friend that you’ve been trying to get to come to a meeting? Bring them this month and we’ll waive their $5 meeting fee! Yup, it’s bring a friend for free for our September meeting!

We will start with social hour at 6, meeting at 7 pm!

See the Facebook event details here.

Mark your calendars for these upcoming Barley’s Angels events:
Thursday, September 5th – September Meeting @ Tess
Saturday, September 14th – Great Lakes Brew Fest @ Racine Zoo
Thursday, October 3rd – October Meeting @ TBD
Thursday, November 7th – November Meeting @ The Miller Caves
Thursday, December 5th – December Meeting @ Boelter Superstore


Barleys Angels visits Smartmouth Brewing Company

VA-barleys_logoBarley’s Angels of Coastal Virginia

We will be enjoying an evening at Smarthmouth Brewing Company on September 10th beginning at 7 pm. We will start with a tasting flight, take a tour, and then have a few special beers to thank our hosts:) Should be a great night.

As always, it is $25.00 to join for the year and this pays for a T-shirt, reduced meeting prices, and invites to members only events (including our rare beer tasting)!

Please remember, this is an all women’s group and men are not allowed unless they are our educational speaker:)


Bay Area Barley’s Angels

Tampa Bay Area chapter logoSouthern Brewing and Winemaking

Special thanks to Cindy at Southern for being so helpful and accommodating. Our gathering will run as long as people are enjoying themselves (or until Southern kicks us out). Bay Area Chapter events will be held monthly at various locations around the Bay area on a Tuesday or Thursday pending what works best for the venue.

Updates and meeting information can be found on Facebook