THE ORIGINAL COLORADO SPRINGS & MANITOU SPRINGS WALKING BEER TOUR
Mobile users, click a date with a dot, scroll down and click on “Find out more”.
The Laughing Leprechaun Beer Tour
March 7 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm$39.00
The Laughing Leprechaun Beer Tour Sláinte!
This is it folks. March is the month of St. Patrick’s Day!!! And we will be celebrating St. Patrick’s Day and some unique Irish beers all month long with The Laughing Leprechaun Beer Tour!
Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with us on a guided walking beer tour through the quaint mountain town of Manitou Springs, Colorado, at the base of Pikes Peak. Along the way we’ll sample some of the finest Colorado craft beers, share a little bit of local history, do some storytelling and talk about the craft beer phenomenon!
This version of our “Original 1872” walking beer tour will feature some unique Irish Beers. A huge part of Irish tradition, the delicious stouts, ales and lagers of Ireland have become staples at most St. Patrick’s Day celebrations around the world. But leave your ideas of what Irish Beer is at home. The craft beer industry in Ireland in booming and you may be surprised with some of the new brews coming from the Emerald Isle. The Laughing Leprechaun Beer Tour promises some great Irish inspired beers!
This is a St. Patrick’s Day celebration and the Irish are known for singing, storytelling and drinking beer. How fun is that?! So, bring your best stories, be prepared to sing and we’ll supply the beer.
This old Irish proverb says a little more about what we would like to achieve during our tours …
“There are no strangers here, only friends you haven’t met yet.”
We’ll leave you with this centuries old Irish blessing which has endured through musical composition, word of mouth and even art…
May the road rise up to meet you.
May the wind be always at your back.
May the sun shine upon your face.
May the rain fall soft upon your fields and, until we meet again,
May God hold you in the palm of His hand.
DON’T FORGET TO WEAR YOUR BEST GREEN!!!
(Featured beers are subject to change without notice.)
Meet your tour guide at:
The American Legion Post
634 Manitou Avenue
Manitou Springs, CO 80829
On this tour we will be visiting 2 incredible craft beer establishments and the American Legion Post!!! Yes, the American Legion. Unfortunately, one of our craft beer establishments has, unexpectedly, had to close their doors. So, while we work to make arrangements with others, we will be starting our tour at the American Legion and, yes, we will be serving some unique crafts beer while there.
1st Stop – American Legion Post
2nd Stop – Red Mountain Bar & Grill at The Cliff House
3rd Stop – Manitou Brewing Company
(Venues are subject to change without notice.)
Beware of corny jokes throughout the tour!
Our tour starts promptly at 3 pm. Please arrive 15 minutes early so that we have time to get everyone checked in and get our tour started on time.
Manitou Springs is a small mountain town with narrow streets and limited parking.
There is a free parking lot at 10 Old Man’s Trail just across from Memorial Park. From the park a free shuttle will take you the short distance to downtown Manitou Springs. Shuttles run approximately every 20 minutes. For more information on parking, shuttles and directions, please visit the Manitou Springs website at: https://manitousprings.org/whats-happening/parking-information/.
There is paid parking on the main streets. Parking on residential streets is for residents only.
Please be aware of and abide by all parking regulations.
You must be 21 or over to purchase tickets for this event. Your tour organizer will check IDs upon arrival.
Please, no children and no pets for this tour.