Grand Canyon Brewing Co. Plans Tap Takeovers for Arizona Beer Week

Phoenix, AZ—Arizona craft beer lovers can’t wait for Arizona Beer Week to make a splash this month and the Grand Canyon Brewing Company is making sure that thirsty fans have plenty of chances to taste, sip and savor their award winning and seasonal brews. They’re so excited in fact that they’re participating in pre, during and post Arizona Beer Week events!

Here’s the full lineup of the Grand Canyon Brewing Company’s planned tap takeovers, festivals and tastings across the valley:

FRIDAY, February 14

Get a jump start on Arizona Beer Week at Whole Foods Chandler’s Mini Beer Festival featuring Grand Canyon Brewing Company’s Shaggy Bock, Hop Bomber, Black Iron IPA and Raspberry Wheat beer from 4-7 p.m.

SATURDAY, February 15

GCB will represent at the Strong Beer Festival pouring samples of their Winter Bourbon Barrel Brown, Shaggy Bock, and Hop Bomber at 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

SUNDAY, February 16

Boulder’s on Broadway Beer Festival will feature dozens of craft beers from noon — 4 p.m. Tickets are $25 each, which includes five tastings or $35 for five golden tickets which include access to five extra special rare beer samplings. Grand Canyon Brewing Company will showcase their American Pilsner, Shaggy Bock, Black Iron IPA and Hop Bomber craft beers.

MONDAY, February 17

Grand Canyon Brewing Company will take over five taps at Fox Cigar Bar in Gilbert. The five taps including GCB’s American Pilsner, Black Iron IPA, Shaggy Bock, Starry Night Stout and Double IPA. Plus, enjoy $1 off pints and swag giveaways.

TUESDAY, February 18

Grand Canyon Brewing Company & AZ Wilderness Brewing Company collaboration brew day! Two Arizona breweries are teaming up to create a Smoked Chipotle American Presidential Stout. Along with the Beards, GCB head brewer, Drew Carricato and sales director Alex Phillips will brew, drink and host an exclusive meet and greet at AZ Wilderness Brewing Company.

WEDNESDAY, February 19

Tap & Bottle in Tucson will host a Grand Canyon Brewing Flight Night from 5:30-7:30 p.m. featuring American Pilsner, Shaggy Bock, Black Iron IPA and Hop Bomber craft beers.

THURSDAY, February 20

1707 in Tucson will feature a tap spotlight of GCB brews including Shaggy Bock, Black Iron IPA and Hop Bomber from 8-10 p.m.

FRIDAY, February 21

Alex from GCB will host a tasting event at Whole Foods Mayo from 6-9 p.m. featuring Starry Night Stout, Shaggy Bock and Black Iron IPA. Each will be available for purchase and for growler fills.

SATURDAY, February 22

House of Cigars in Gilbert will feature a Grand Canyon Brewing tap takeover featuring Shaggy Bock, American Pilsner and Black Iron IPA

SUNDAY, February 23

Exclusive tapping of GCB’s collaboration brew, Ruby Red Pale Ale and Shaggy Bock at the Monastery in Mesa from 8- 10 p.m.

For more information about Arizona Beer Week and to get the full details for each event including address, phone numbers and websites for each event visit

About The Grand Canyon Brewing Company

The Grand Canyon Brewing Company is located in historic downtown Williams, AZ at 233 W. Route 66. This family owned and operated microbrewery produces a dozen different specialty craft brews each year. They recently began production on a new 22 oz Bomber bottle featuring their revolutionary new Flavor Bomb beer flavoring widget. For more information about the Grand Canyon Brewing Company, visit online at and be sure to “like” us in Facebook

The Grand Canyon Brewing Company made history in March, 2013 as the first craft brewery to expand into the Nevada market. With sights set on eventually expanding into Southern California, New Mexico and Colorado, the Grand Canyon Brewing Company has taken a huge leap representing the notoriety of the Grand Canyon State through this market expansion.

While in the Williams, AZ area, patrons can enjoy Grand Canyon Brewing’s hand-crafted beer at the Cruisers Route 66 Café located next door to the brewery. Cruisers has all of the GCB beers on tap including Sunset Amber Ale, Horseshoe Bend Pale Ale, American Pilsner, Black Iron IPA, WhiteWater Wheat and more. For more information about the Cruiser’s Route 66 Café visit and be sure to stop in the next time you’re near the southern rim!