#Furious48

Furious 48

Furious48 has some winners! Congratulations to Walter from St. Paul, Christopher from Bloomington (MN), Jared from Denver, and Eleanor from Chicagoland. They and their +1s will all be partying on our dime from Friday, January 31 to Sunday, February 2.

But that’s not all. We’ve scheduled a weekend’s worth of activities and every member of Surly Nation is invited. Join us all over Minneapolis and St. Paul to celebrate Furious and embrace all the midwinter madness in an awkward Midwestern hug. Be sure to grab your Furious48 passport at the Surly Brewing Company Store starting January 11th and bring it along to each event you attend. Turn it in at our grand finale on Sunday and have a chance to win a $450 travel voucher from Sun Country as we send our winners back home.

THE ITINERARY

Friday, Jan. 31:

  • Noon-6 pm, Furious48 Kickoff, 331 Club (331 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413).
  • 4-7 pm, Furious firkin and goat roast with Surly Executive Chef Ben Peine, Grumpy’s NE (2200 4th St NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418).
  • 5-7 pm, Furious48 Pub Pass Meet-Up, Surly Pizza Upstairs (520 Malcolm Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414).
  • 8-11:30 pm, Furious48 presents Lydia Liza and Big Cats with Dwynell Rowland, K. Raydio, and Talia Knight at the 7th Street Entry (701 N 1st Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403). Tickets on sale now.

Saturday, Feb. 1:

  • 10 am-5 pm, Winter Loppet (Skijoring, Broomball Tournament, Kubb, Surly Beer Garden, etc..), Theodore Wirth Park (1301 Theodore Wirth Pkwy, Golden Valley, MN 55422).
  • 11 am-1 pm, Furious48 Bingo Brunch, Iron Door Pub (3012 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408).
  • 1-4 pm, Furious48 at Up-Down (3012 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408).
  • 4-7 pm, Furious48 Winter Cook Out, Surly Beer Hall and Beer Garden (520 Malcolm Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414). Tickets available here.
  • 4-7 pm, Furious48 Wild Pre-Game Party, Alary’s Bar (139 7th St E, St Paul, MN 55101).
  • 6-10 pm, Luminary Loppet and Beer Garden, Lake of the Isles Lagoon (2500 Lake of the Isles Pkwy E, Minneapolis, MN 55405).
  • 9-11 pm, Furious48 Post-Luminary Party, Uptown Tavern (1400 Lagoon Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408).

Sunday, Feb. 2:

  • 11 am-4 pm, Furious48 Finale and Passport Turn-In, Surly Beer Hall (520 Malcolm Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414).

Furious will be $5 at the Brewery all weekend long, along with BBQ specials downstairs and pizza special upstairs. In addition, the first 20 people who get their passports stamped at each Furious48 event get their first Furious on Surly.

Shout outs to our official sponsors:

  • Sun Country for getting our out-of-state guests here and back and for sponsoring our grand prize.
  • Love Your Melon for creating special Furious48 hats for our winners.
  • PubPass for sponsoring a meet-up at Surly Pizza Upstairs on the 31st.
  • Go Radio for promotion (and making mornings suck less).

Join us at any or all stops along the way as we celebrate the IPA that revolutionized Minnesota’s craft beer scene. It’ll either be too cold to do anything else or 47 degrees and a ton of dudes will be wearing shorts. Regardless, we’re ready to party.

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