Philly Beer Week Guide by Beer Style

Whether you love pilsners, stouts, sours or IPAs, there's an event for you.

As there is more than one way to skin a cat, there are also a ton of ways to approach Philly Beer Week. You can concentrate on drinking locally, you can focus on events with good food, or in our case today, you can choose an event by your favorite style of beer.

IPA Events at Philly Beer Week

IPA Tap Takeover at Birra

Sunday, May 31 11:30 AM to closing
Thirteen IPAs on tap including Shawnee’s Session IPA made with pineapple, jalapenos and cascade hops.

Pilsner Events at Philly Beer Week

Pop N Pils at North 3rd

Saturday, May 30 10:00 AM – 2:00 AM 
It’s all about pilsners in Northern Liberties on Saturday.

Pilsner Picnic & Wurstfest Weekend at Hop Angel Brauhaus

Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7 
Pilsners on tap, sausage specials, keg bowling and tents. It’s a party.

Sour Events at Philly Beer Week

Sour Saturday at Devil’s Den

Saturday, June 6 10:30 AM – 10:00 PM 
This South Philly beer bar is pairing sour beers from Win Too It Importers with brunch and dinner specials.

Pucker Up Pennsylvania at U-Bahn

Monday, June 1 4:00 PM – 2:00 AM 
Four Pennsylvania breweries will be showcasing their sours. Look for multiple offerings from Shawnee, Bullfrog, Free Will and Draii Laag.

Stout Events at Philly Beer Week

Oyster Stout & Buck-a-Shuck at Victoria Freehouse

Monday, June 1 4:00 PM – 12:00 AM 
Get a Victory Donnybrook Stout on nitro and a dozen oysters for $16.

PBW Black Out Night at Uno Pizzeria & Grill – Bensalem

Monday, June 1 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM
The bar will be losing all power at 6 p.m. and the candles will be lit as they feature one heck of a Stout lineup.

Wheat and Saison Beer Events at Philly Beer Week

Saison Tap Takeover at W/n W/n Coffee Bar

Sunday, May 31 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM 
All four of Saint Benjamin’s Saison du Jour series will be on hand. Try each of the saisons they have been playing with.

What is a Saison with Jean Broilette of Tired Hands Brewing at Monk’s Cafe

Thursday, June 4th

Jean Broilette will be on hand with eight very different saisons that will test the boundaries of the style.

Beat the Heat with Wheat at Brauhaus Schmitz

Friday, June 5th
Philadelphia’s premier German bar is featuring 15 different German wheat beers.