Stephanie Earls


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Springs Beer Fest marks ninth year


1-4 p.m. Saturday at America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive, $35/$40 general admission, $50 VIP tickets get revelers in an hour early, available online and at the gate; 1-303-777-6887. Tickets:...

Brew tour takes charitable giving message to Colorado Springs craft beer crowd


The Community Partnership for Child Development is taking its message on the road in a vehicle inspired by, and tailored for, the craft beer demographic.

Hops on the Bus invites those of legal drinking age...

Pikes Pub: Pour-your-own beer pub opens in Denver

By: Stephanie Earls

A new concept in craft beer sales, opening Friday in Denver, returns the power (of the pour) to the people.

First Draft, the first bartender-free, dispense-your-own-beer pub to open in Colorado — and among...

Pikes Pub: Pikes Peak Brewing continues growth

By: Stephanie Earls

Pikes Peak Brewing is expanding its reach, thanks to an agreement with Western Distribution that will make the Monument-based brewery’s beers available throughout Colorado.

The brewery, which celebrated its...

Pikes Pub: Bristol RyePA release party

By: Stephanie Earls

Join Bristol Brewing Company for a rustic, “Rye-O-licious” celebration and the release of its Brewhouse Series RyePA, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Bristol Pub at Ivywild School, 1605 S. Cascade Ave. in Colorado...

Colorado Springs man unsure of being 'Chipotle guy to 300 million people'

By: Stephanie Earls

Mark Rantal is many things: graphic designer, improv comedian, fast-casual philosopher and fan of Mexican food.

He is not - repeat, not - the Jared of Chipotle. Any similarities to former Subway spokesman...

Intertribal Festival and Powwow celebrates Native American history, culture in Colorado Springs

By: stephanie earls

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Grand Entry at noon, Mortgage Solutions Financial Expo Center, 3650 N. Nevada Ave., $4 adults, Native Americans in full regalia and children 12 and younger free, bring chairs because...

Pikes Pub: Defining 'craft brew' just got easier. Not really


Happy 20th birthday, Blue Moon. Go ahead and cry if you want to.

Yes, this could be the year of the identity crisis for the nation's mega brewers of microbrews. In April, a California homebrewer filed suit...