Beer School – 500 years of Reinhietsgebot with Tiamana – 5.30pm Thursday, The Beer Library, 363 Colombo St, Christchurch
April marks 500 years of the Reinheitsgebot "German purity law". Join us for a night of drinks and an engaging presentation from Tiamana "brewer & bossypants" Annika Naschitzki. She'll be talking about German brewing, the Reinheitsgebot, and what that means in the context of the craft beer revolution.
Iron Maiden pre-concert meet up – Friday from noon. Twisted Hop 616 Ferry Rd Christchurch. Don't forget to book your place on the bus - there are limited seats and we don't want to leave anyone behind! Up the Irons!
Third Birthday – 11.30am Saturday, Lumsden Freehouse, 444 Khyber Pass Rd, Newmarket, Auckland
Christchurch Home Brew Club – Launch party, wort collection & BBQ, 2pm Sunday, Two Thumbs Brewing, 352 Manchester St, Christchurch
Five Courses of Sour Beer – 6pm Wednesday 4 May, Hashigo Zake, 25 Taranaki St,Wellington. Book ahead.
Imperial Academy Beer Tasting – 6pm Wednesday May the Fourth, Vultures Lane, Vulcan Lane, Auckland. Book ahead.
Fresh: HZ’s annual fresh hop tap takeover – Friday 6 May, Hashigo Zake, 25 Taranaki St,Wellington.
Beer fruit salad: Behemoth gets fruity – Friday 6 May, Brew on Quay, 102 Quay St, Auckland
Meat the neighbours with Moa’s Josh Scott – Saturday 7 May, 1.30pm, Miss Moonshines, 130 Ponsonby Rd, Auckland
Beer, Cheese & History – Wednesday 11 May, Malthouse, 48 Courtenay Pl, Wellington
Cryer Malt Trade Hub – 13-22 May, as part of Good Beer Week events, Melbourne
Octopump: Moon’s first handpull festival – 14-15 May, Moon, 167 Riddiford St, Wellington
Craft beer & chocolate tasting – 7pm Thursday 19 May, Third Eye, 30 Arthur St, Wellington
SOBA Winter Ale Festival – 11 June, Hunter Lounge, Kelburn Wellington BOOK NOW!
Mid-Winters Ale Festival – 25 June, Rolleston Community Centre, Christchurch