Breweries in Flagstaff Pour Their Hearts into Flagstaff Beer

Breweries in Flagstaff are pouring their hearts into Flagstaff beer for Arizona Beer Month. Local brewmeisters are showing their love by offering Arizona Beer Week specials throughout the whole month of February.

High Country Cheer from Breweries in Flagstaff

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This image is available as a FREE postcard at the Flagstaff Visitor Center in Flagstaff, AZ

Taste the care put into every sip of Flagstaff beer during Arizona Beer Month. February is the perfect time of year to discover the high-altitude breweries and award-winning Flagstaff craft beers. Relax and indulge in a Valentine’s getaway or bring the family for some serious snowplay. Whatever your travel style, breweries in Flagstaff are waiting to serve you some of the best craft beers you’ve ever tasted.

As with any travel during this era of COVID, call ahead for hours of operation, wear a mask and distance responsibly.

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Mountain Town. Mountain Beer.

Flagstaff’s San Francisco Peaks stand at over 12,000 feet (3657.6 meters) above sea level to deliver pure, mountain water, one ingredient of thirst-quenching Flagstaff beer | Discover Flagstaff photo

Most of my friends from around the world are shocked when I tell them I just got 36-inches of snow at my house. They don’t realize that Flagstaff is a mountain town with an elevation of 6,910 feet (2,106.2 meters) above sea level. That’s higher than the Mile High City of Denver!

That means that we have mountain, snow-fed waters that are perfect for creating fresh-tasting beer. Our delicious Flagstaff water is just one of the reasons for our award-winning, high-altitude suds. Flagstaff brewers pour their hearts into the ales they create here in this mountain town. The awards that they’ve been bringing home since the 1990s prove it!

Experience Flagstaff Beer on Self-Guided Walking Tour

logo that reads " Flagstaff Craft Beer City - Arizona

Grab a Flagstaff Brewery Trail Passport and Map at the Flagstaff Visitor Center or download it at craftbeerflg.com. You’ll be awarded a COMMEMORATIVE BEER GLASS upon completion. The map will guide you to these breweries in Flagstaff:

  • Dark Sky Brewing Co
  • Beaver Street Brewery
  • Flagstaff Brewing Company
  • Grand Canyon Brewing Company
  • Historic Brewing Company
  • Lumberyard Brewing Company
  • Mother Road Brewing Company
  • Wanderlust Brewing Company

However, don’t attempt all nine brewhouses (Mother Road has two locations) in one visit, but instead drink responsibly. After sampling what these breweries in Flagstaff have to offer, you’re sure to be back. Once you get all nine stickers, you’ll trade your completed passport for a nonic-style pint glass that is etched with the Flagstaff Craft Beer City logo.

While you’re wandering around historic Downtown Flagstaff, make sure to stop at Sweet Shoppe Candy Store. They produce an enchanting beer brittle that is perfect for Arizona Beer Month and Valentine’s Day. I can’t get enough of this candy, and neither will your sweetie. My brittle was fashioned with Lumberyard beer.

Arizona Beer Week so loved it evolves into Arizona Beer Month for 2021

logo which reads, "AZ Beer Week February 2021"
Arizona Beer Week turns 11 and morphs into Arizona Beer Month for 2021

Arizona Beer Week is in its eleventh year, and has been so loved over the past decade—and due to the uncertainty of COVID and following CDC guidelines—this year we’re celebrating Arizona beer all month long.

Celebrate Arizona Beer Month by partaking in these specials offered by breweries in Flagstaff:

Arizona Beer Month Specials

Beaver Street Brewery present your Flagstaff Brewery Trail Passport and receive a $9 growler

Historic Brewing Company present your Flagstaff Brewery Trail Passport and receive happy hour prices

Lumberyard Brewing Company present your Flagstaff Brewery Trail Passport and receive 25% off canned beer

Mother Road Brewing Company present your Flagstaff Brewery Trail Passport and receive a $9 growler of Flagstaff beer

Offers good through February 28, 2021.

Enter for a Chance to Win Craft Beer City Sweepstakes until Feb 28, 2021

Gift cards in the grand prize include one from Mother Road Brewing Company Flagstaff Leading Craft Beer City Sweepstakes

Flagstaff Leading Craft Beer City Sweepstakes

There is NO PURCHASE NECESSARY to participate in the Craft Beer City Sweepstakes. Three winners will be selected for Sweepstakes prizes.

The grand prize includes:

  • Gift cards to Beaver Street, Lumberyard, Mother Road, Wanderlust and Historic breweries.
  • Bonus merchandise from Historic, Mother Road Brewery and Wanderlust. Approximate value:  $185.00 total.

Two standard prizes may include one of or any combination of:

Brewery koozies, bottle openers, pint glasses, pop sockets, mini license plates, neck gators and t-shirts. Approximate value:  $25.00 each

Complete the on-screen entry form to receive one entry into the Sweepstakes.  All eligible entries must be received by 23:59 MST on February 28, 2021 to be eligible for the random drawing.  Limit one entry, per person, per day. See the official rules in the link below.

Enter the Flagstaff Leading Craft Beer City Sweepstakes here.

Official rules and restrictions apply, and of course you must be 21 years of age to enter.

I hope that I’ve inspired you to visit Flagstaff for Arizona Beer Month. Now that you’re interested, here’s The Ultimate Flagstaff Travel Guide

Thank you, Discover Flagstaff for the Virtual Arizona Beer Month Media Trip and the breweries in Flagstaff goodie bag.

ZOOMing on a Virtual Beer Tour of breweries in Flagstaff with travel writers from across the country

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