What's "Hop"pening at The Old Toad?

Events: January


Friday 8th January - Roadtripping the 90: We will have beers on draft from the breweries along the I-90 from Boston to Buffalo. The breweries will include Harpoon, Saranac, Empire, Flying Bisan and CB's. It will also be the launch night of our very own Morning After Porter by CB's, and flights will be available so that you get the chance to try the range of beers we will have on tap!

Events: February

Saturday February 13th - Cask IPA Competition:

We have some of the best local breweries competing to produce the best IPA that they can! All of the breweries will be creating their own IPA style beer and adding any hops, fruit or any thing else they wish into the beer to create something truly unique. You will get the chance to blind taste each of the casks and decide for yourself who makes the best IPA! For those of you who are up for the task, you will have the chance to guess what has been added to each of the beers, if you get the full line up correct, you can win a growler of the cask of your choice!

The Line up is: 3 Heads Brewing, CBs, Empire, Ithaca, Galaxy, Lost Borough, Prison City, Roc Brewing, Rohrbach, Swiftwater

We will also be holding a Raffle where you can win some brewery merchandise as well as a few beers from our own bottle list. We will be announcing the winner of the best beer as well as raffle winners around 6pm, after that lets try and drink the bar dry with $2 off the price of each pint of cask beer! Ticket Prices for this event are $25 and can be purchased from The Old Toad.

Ticket Includes: A sample of each of the beers, Chance to win a Growler of your choice, $2 off each pint of cask beer after the winner has been announced and 2 Tickets for the raffle!

Wednesday 17th February - Galaxy Beer Dinner:
Four Course Beer Dinner $40 per ticket

Ticket price includes a 4 course dinner, paired with various galaxy beers. The menu is as follows:
Andromeda IPA paired with a Crispy Kale with roasted beet and barley Salad
ESB with a hearty Vegetable and Beef stew
Sage-I-Tarious with a Herb Roasted Cornish Hen
ABNQEU Coffee Stout with chocolate and vanilla paired with a white chocolate puff pastry
Call into The Old Toad to purchase your ticket before this event sells out!