Upland's Blackberry and Cherry Lambics available for online reservation beginning at noon; visit uplandbeer.com and follow the link on the reservations page; pick up your bottles from Bloomington Tap Room or Indy Tasting Room March 29 - April 12.
Flat 12 Brewery, St. Patty's Day Irish Amber at the Elbow Room Parade party. 605 N. Pennsylvania St., starting 8 a.m. For more, call 635-3354.
Tomlinson Tap Room, 222 E Market St.; 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Celtic fiddler Emily Ann Thompson & the Celtic Motion dancers; 5 – 6 p.m. Acoustic singer/songwriter Chris Haskett; at 6 p.m., Jim Reilly will tickle the ivories in an old-fashioned Irish sing-along. Beer selection TBA.
Ram Brewery downtown & Fishers; 1 p.m. Tapping Shenanigan's Irish Coffee which blends Ram's Irish Red Seasonal with a pleasant dose of Hubbard and Craven's locally produced coffee beans. (In house only – no growlers). Also on tap and for growlers Ole St. Mick's Irish Red, rich with malty overtones.
Crown Brewing, Crown Point; specials on tap: Fade 2 Black 2X Black IPA and Green Beer; corned beef & cabbage pizza and "Band of Brothers, a HUGE Pipes and Drums band" in the upstairs party room; other specials on tap: Celtic Pride Oatmeal Stout and Coffee Stout.
Half Moon, Kokomo. Dry Irish Stout features a smooth and creamy head.
Beer Sellar. Tapping a firkin of Bells Double Cream Stout. Live Music starting at 10 p.m. from Tobias.
A long-awaited collaborative C2 beer dinner, headed by New Albanian, Schlafly and O'Fallon; at Eiderdown, 983 Goss Ave., Louisville, KY 40217. Register at: http://www.eiderdowngermantown.com/.
Not only is Sun King's expanded brewing operation and tasting room getting wide notice, their "Wee Mac Scottish Ale" was named one of "5 Canned Beers That Just Might Change The Way You Think About Craft Beer." More at: http://aleheads.com/2011/02/21/5-canned-beers-that-just-might-change-the-way-you-think-about-canned-beer/