9/17. 7pm. BALLANTINE IPA IS BACK. Join us for the NY launch of the original formulation of America’s original IPA.
9/11. 7pm. GREEN FLASH. Featuring Green Bullet and suggested Consider Bardwell cheese pairings.
9/10. 7pm. COLLABORATION FOR A CAUSE. SHMALTZ & TERRAPIN. Join us for the Shmaltz Charity Raffle to benefit the Institute for Myeloma and Bone Cancer Research. Win a liter and a half bottle of Reunion Ale ‘14, a collaboration ale with Terrapin.
9/4. 7pm. HELLO GOOSE ISLAND MIGRATION. Welcome to September and the close of Goose Island Migration Week. On tap this Thursday will be an epic 20+ tap lines, including Proprietor’s, (yes, please), Bourbon County Backyard Rye, Bourbon County Barleywine, Juliet, Sofie Paradisi and more. Samples will be poured for King Henry, Backyard Rye, Halia, Juliet 2010 and 2012, Lolita 2010, Vanilla and Muddy. A limited selection of bottles will be available for sale. Run. Do not walk.
8/27. 7pm. WELCOME THIRD RAIL BEER. NYC has a new brewery. Help us extend a warm Top Hops welcome to brewmaster Loren and cofounders Kate and Larry.
8/6, 8/13, 8/20, 8/27. 6 to 9pm. MELT ICE CREAM SANDWICHES (made with SIX POINT!) AND BEER. Say no more. A perfect marriage. The MELT cart will be at Top Hops every August Wednesday from 6 til 9. Featuring Bold and Honeypie, both made with Six Point brews plus Melt’s outrageous classic, Cinnamax. Another great reason to park yourself at 94 Orchard when the temps climb.
8/6. 7pm. GOOSE ISLAND BELGIAN ALES NIGHT. Tap lines include Sofie, Minx, Matilda, Lambicus, Pepe Nero, Lolita, Ogden and Madame Rose. MELT ice-cream sandwiches will also be in the house. Help us celebrate August with a perfect pairing.
7/30. 7pm. SIX POINT TAP TAKEOVER. 13 LINES! Included will be 3 Beans Barrel Aged (YES) and Spice of Life Citra . Oh, super fab brewmasters, Heather McReynolds and Keir Hamilton will be in the house too. Join us!
7/21. BELGIAN INDEPENDENCE DAY. Come raise a glass in salute. On tap will be Belgians and Belgian inspired including La Chouffe, Houblon Chouffe, Ommegang Rare Vos, Goose Island Sofie, Allagash White and more.
6/10. 7-9pm. UPSTATE BREWER COMES TO ORCHARD STREET. Join us in welcoming the brewer.
6/13. 7pm. CONEY ISLAND NEW SUMMER BEER. Temps getting steamy. Come join us and sample Coney Island’s new summer beer, Watermelon Wheat. Yummmm.
5/28. 7pm. ALLAGASH NIGHT. Join us as we tap some very special beers from Allagash, including Avance, Midnight Brett, James Bean, White and Curieux. Hello summer.