Beer events happen often in Colorado not just because everything goes better with beer, but beer and breweries are a big part of Colorado's economy, history and lifestyle. Beer festivals are a regular occurrence and you can bet you'll find beer at most Colorado concerts, sporting events, ski/snowboard resorts (apres) and other gatherings. There are over 160 breweries, brew pubs and wholesalers that provide the delicious beverage to Colorado residents and Colorado visitors alike. The Great American Festival held every fall in Denver, is a premier beer festival and competition. See this weeks Colorado beer events below or click here to see all up coming Colorado beer events.