Archives for September 2015

Celebrate Great American Beer Fest week with Upslope!

It’s that time of year again – the annual Great American Beer Festival is NEXT WEEK and we have a hoppy heap of events lined up for ya! Join us as we toast to our favorite week of the year:

September 21 – September 26

Come see us at our tap rooms for daily tours (noon & 4:00 pm) and special releases all week. We also have plenty of events goin’ down in Denver, so be sure to check out the Denver events list below, and come party with the Upslope crew!


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Pumpkin Ale is back!



The wait is (almost) over… our highly anticipated Limited Release Pumpkin Ale is ready to start flowin’ – rejoice, pumpkin heads!

Join us Thursday, September 10th at our Flatiron Park tap room for our Pumpkin Ale Release Party (5:00-9:00 pm), and be the first to try this year’s batch on tap. LuLu’s BBQ will be on site to feed your need for barbecue.

Cans hit shelves the following week, but you can snag your 4-pack of 16 oz cans ($15) from us at the Release Party. Come get your fill!


Bob Munson

December 17, 1940 – August 31, 2015

In Honor of Bob Munson

Tomorrow’s Pumpkin Ale Release Party will be in Honor of Bob Munson of  Munson Farms, where Upslope has gotten our baby bear pumpkins every year for our Fall Limited Release.

$1 from all Pumpkin Ale pints sold will be donated to The Robert E. Munson U of I Scholarship Fund.

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Upslope Announces Plans to Move and Expand Experimental Brewing Facility

Upslope S'PARK Project

New brewpub scheduled to open Fall 2017

Boulder, Colo. (Sept. 4, 2015) Upslope Brewing Company, in cooperation with central Boulder’s S’PARK development, is proud to announce plans for an all-new 11,000 square foot brewpub at 34th St. and Valmont in Boulder, Colorado. Scheduled for completion in the fall of 2017, the new facility will be home to all of Upslope’s experimental brewing and barrel-aging, as well as a full-service restaurant with a mezzanine and patio.

“The innovation emerging from our Lee Hill brewery has never been more important than it is today, and has become essential to stay relevant in today’s quickly evolving craft beer industry. In an effort to expand the experimental brewing, piloting, barrel-aging and collaboration beers that are going on there today, we need to move the brewery to a larger location,” said Upslope Founder Matt Cutter. “We have fortunately been able to combine that expansion effort with being part of a one-of-a-kind project taking shape in central Boulder, just north of Boulder Junction. Having worked with Element Properties for many months on the design of this brewpub, we couldn’t be more excited to be a key component of the S’PARK project and Markt building.”

Upslope first opened its doors in November 2008 with just two beer styles at the current Lee Hill location. Over the past six years, the company has experienced unprecedented growth. In 2013, Upslope opened its second location in Flatiron Park, a 27,000 square foot brewery complete with a 2,300 square foot tap room. Today, Upslope offers five year round styles, six Limited Release styles, the Lee Hill Series and the Tap Room Series.

The existing Lee Hill tap room and experimental brewing facility, located in North Boulder, will remain in operation until the completion of the new facility in the fall of 2017.

Upslope’s Flatiron Park location will continue as its main production brewery, producing its year round, canned offerings and its popular tap room will remain open.



Media Contact: Alex Hunt | Verde Brand Communications |