The Dive Bar Christmas Party

The Dive Bar welcomes Troy Gonyea, Jeremy Curtis and Duncan Arsenault this Thursday for The Dive Bar Christmas Party.

The Dive Bar Christmas Delivery

Join us @ The Dive Bar Thursday 12/17 @ 6pm as we clear our taps to make way for 16 highly coveted American Holiday Ales!

This will be a spectacular night of beer AND music

The List….

Lost Abbey Gift Of The Magi
Port Santa’s Little Helper
Tröegs Mad Elf
Boulder Killer Penguin
BBC Cabin Fever (special nitro)
Clipper City Yuletide
Anderson Valley Winter Solstice
Cisco Santa’s Beered
Eel River Climax Noel
Avery Jubilation
He’Brew Jewbilation
Ommegang Adoration
Great Divide Hibernation
BBC Holidale
Ommegang Rouge Batch 1 (ya I know…but its sooo good and its red:)
Port Older Viscosity (just because)

Doors @ 6pm
Cash Bar (literally)
Music @ 9pm



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    Dogfish Head Halloween Bash

    It’s that time of year again… Halloween! For some that means taking the kids trick or treating and for others costume parties at friends houses or various bars throughout the city.

    dive halloween 09For The Dive Bar it means rare beer, rare spirits, imaginative costumes and spectacular live music!

    Join us for our annual Halloween Bash with Dogfish Head Brewery! We will have 22 Dogfish Head Drafts, Troy Gonyea, Duncan Arsenault, John Vaughn, Brooks Milgate, DJ Shame and a few special guests LIVE!!!! 1 Cask, an assortment of Dogfish Head Spirits to sample, the boys from Dogfish Head… and YOU!

    We will be tapping every specialty beer Dogfish Head has made over the last two years and then some as we’ve been squirreling away these barrels since last October!

    Some of the beers to be tapped…

    Dogfish Head

    75 min IPA (cask)
    Black and Blue
    Red and White
    Olde School
    World Wide Stout
    Rasion D’Extra
    Chataeu Jiahu
    Burton Baton
    Midas Touch
    Palo Santo Marron
    Shelter Pale Ale

    You get the picture

    A very special Hangover Brunch will take place @ Armsby Abbey the next morning from 11-4 with a DFH Bloody Mary bar and special cocktails using the DFH Spirits! More details to follow:)

    Hope to see you there!!


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      Currently On Tap

      Thanks to all who came out yesterday for Hogtoberfest! We killed all 6 Casks in 6 hours!

      On @ The Dive Bar
      Brooklyn Manhattan Project
      Bear Republic Rebellion IPA
      Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin
      Avery Ellies Brown
      B.B.C. Coffeehouse Porter (nitro)
      Great Divide 15 Anniversary
      Cisco Baileys Blonde
      Dogfish Head Palo Santo
      Dogfish Head Midas Touch
      Southern Tier Oat
      BBC Oktoberfest
      Founders Breakfast Stout
      Lagunitas Lucky 13
      The Bruery Autumn Maple
      Allagash White
      Sixpoint Sweet Action

      On @ Armsby Abbey
      Maredsous Blonde
      Duvel Green
      La Trappe Isid’or
      Pausa Cafe P.I.L.S.
      St. Bernardus Abt 12
      Saison Dupont
      Wintercoat Vildmoseol
      Allagash Four
      Avery The Kaiser
      21st Amendment Back in Black IPA
      Southern Tier Oat
      BBC Coffee House Porter (Nitro)
      O’Hara’s Celtic Stout (Nitro)
      Weihenstephaner Hefe Weisse
      Sixpoint Righteous
      Allagash White
      Boulder Mojo IPA
      Brooklyn Manhattan Project
      BBC Imperial Steel Rail
      Unibroue La Terrible
      Lagunitas ‘08 Olde Gnarleywine
      Stone Vertical Epic 09.09.09

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        Hogtoberfest - The Dive Bar

        Did you miss our pig roast with Boulder Beer back in August? Did you have such a good time you wish we would do it again? Wish granted! Join us on Sunday, October 4th as we open the Dive Bar at NOON for our first annual Hogtoberfest! From 12PM-5PM on this day Alec and his culinary squad from Armsby Abbey who will roast 2 whole local pigs and tap 6 super fresh Berkshire Brewing Company Casks for one low price of $35! Thats right people all the pig you can eat & Berkshire Cask Ale you can drink for $35!

        Berkshire Brewing Company from South Deerfield, MA, will supply (6) super fresh Casks of: Lost Sailor IPA, a super-hopped version of Lost Sailor IPA developed between Alec & BBCs brewer/owner Chris, River Ale, Goldspike, 2009 Holidales first release fresh from the fermenter and Berkshire Ale.The Dive Bar - Hogtoberfest!

        2-140lb locally raised Heritage Black Pigs, Roasted Corn on the Cob, our Homemade Carolina Style Cabbage Slaw, Potato Salad, Cucumber Salad plus Armsby Abbeys Homemade Jalapeo-Cornbread!
        NOTE: All vegetables utilized for this event will come from Berberian Farm (Northboro, MA)

        Beyond the usual chill environment found at the Dive Bar and in the Beer Garden how about listening to some amazing soulful jazz/funk?!? Turtle Boy 2009 winners for Best Weekly Series, The Giant Yes, will be performing live! If you were at the last pig roast then you already know how amazing this band is.

        Due to the nature of this event we ask that you purchase your tickets in advance. Tickets will be available at three locations: The Dive Bar, Armsby Abbey and online at Brown Paper Tickets. There is NO guarantee that tickets will be available the day of at the door. Ticket sales are limited to the first 150 people. This event is rain or shine so dress accordingly. The last pig roast was a sellout success and we have no doubt that this one will be as well!


        This event is brought to you by supporting & utilizing 100% Massachusetts based farms/products.

        Tickets Available Here!

        Brown Paper Tickets

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          Cask Ale is BACK!

          Ah Fall, our favorite time of year! Harvests are at their peak, the air turns crisp and most importantly….It’s Cask time again!! Tonight we tap a very special Cask of Boulder Cold Hop at The Dive Bar. Join us for super fresh Cask Ale every Thursday night @ 6pm and taste how beer was meant to be served!

          related post: Thursday Music Continues

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