Barley Labs is a dog-focused taproom, bottle and gift shop at 4015 University Drive, Durham. It has 16 beers on draft, bottled beer and growler fills to go, and a small selection of wine and cider.
For the dogs, Barley Labs features all natural beer-grain dog treats made with recycled spent grain from Fullsteam Brewery. There are dog toys and beds for your dog to enjoy, as well as gifts for dogs, people who love dogs, plus people who love beer.
Barley Labs hosts many events, and you can find them all, including live music, music bingo, game nights, trivia and more on their Facebook page.
Here are a few of the free events coming up:
Games and Brews
Sunday, April 28th, 2019
3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Grab a group of friends or make some new ones at Barley Labs Games & Brews. Bring your own games or borrow one of ours. Even if you come solo, they’ll find a group for you to join.
May the 4th be with you
Saturday, May 4th, 2019
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Star Wars themed Pictionary Tournament (arrive at 7 p.m. to sign up your team of 4; if you need a team, they’ll find you one; tournament starts at 7:30)
Light side vs. Dark side flights paired with Tobi’s Bakery Leia cinnamon buns (all day while supplies last!)
Doggy and human costume contests (Winners announced at 8:30 p.m.)
Cinco de Mayo Guac Off
Sunday, May 5th, 2019
2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Bring your best guac, and get a chance to win some swag. Barley will provide the chips. Anyone who buys a drink off the special menu gets to vote on their favorite guac. Winner will be announced at 4 p.m.
Special drink menu: Cinco de Mayo inspired flights, cidermosas, and micheladas.