You’ve seen the list of Beer Week festivities—the lineup is awesome—but let’s focus on this weekend’s fun. Snag a ticket to these Traverse City Beer Week events and enjoy every moment (and sip).

Roll Out The Barrels | Friday the 9th (all week long)

Enjoy complimentary samples of Workshop Brewing Company’s newest barrel-aged releases: Friday Shaker, Barrel Aged Spirit Level, Barrel Full O’ Monkeys and Barrel Aged Reaper.

Flapjack & Flannel | Saturday the 10th

10+ breweries, 30+ brews, lots of pancakes. Enjoy games and live music from The Whistle Stop Revue, Turbo Pup and Jack Pine, and fill up on flapjacks from Daily Blend and The Cooks’ House with beer pairings. Dress code: flannels.

A Night With Cedar Spring Brewing | Saturday the 10th

German beers and German food at 7 Monks Taproom from 5–10 p.m.

Free Beer Tastings | Sunday the 11th (thru the 15th)

Free tastings of Right Brain brews (and swag) up front at Teetotallers. Like what you taste? Head back to the speakeasy for complimentary snacks and 50 percent off your beers.

Beer Flow Yoga | Sunday the 11th

Registration includes a one-hour vinyasa flow class plus a pint of beer at The Workshop Brewing Company. Yoga instruction provided by Mary Macey of Yen Yoga and Fitness with DJ Ras Marco D providing the tunes. Bring your own mat. $15 in advance; $20 at the door.

Don’t have a DD? No problem. Check out this sweet designated driver service instead of getting behind the wheel. You can thank me later.

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Photo(s) by Kris Riley