New York: In case you haven't heard, we're here to tell you that it is officially Get Real Beer Week and Get Real Presents is hosting three big events that will leave you intoxicated with excitment.
On Monday, September 23, take part in The Lamb Jam, at Alewife, 5-14 51st Street, LIC, where The Best Lamb Chef in the US will be crowned from a finalist pool of country-wide lamb chefs. Guests will be able to sample each contestant's dish, and partake in an array of artisanal wines and beers. Additionally, they will also be schooled in the art of lamb butchering. The shindig begings at 6pm and goes until 9pm. Tickets are $50.
On Tuesday, September 24, Katch Brewery & Grill , 1-19 Newtown Avenue, Astoria , will be home to the Mystery Tap Night, which will allow beer enthusiasts the chance to wet their palates with extraordinary draft crafts while testing their knowledge on all things brew-y. Those contestants who are able to correctly identify five rare, new or limited edition beers upon tasting will be entered in a drawing to win a gift certificate to Katch, as well as a free ticket to an upcoming Get Real Presents event. $12 upon entrance--no advance tickets.
And lastly, on September 27 & 28, in partnership with Oyster Week, Oystoberfest Get Real Beer Week presents an oyster themed blowout all you can eat, featuring 25 varieties of New York City's best selections to sample, which will include at leat 46 Oktoberfest and Pumpkin craft beers. This event will also take place at Alewife in three hour sessions; between 7pm-10pm on the 27 and 12-3pm on the 28th or 5-8pm. Tickets are $65 if purchased here.