Sunday Afternoons (1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays): Live Music: The Parsnips– Bluegrass and Originals. This talented group of local Ypsi musicians play foot stomping Bluegrass, oldies and originals. more...
Sunday afternoons (2nd & 4th Sundays): Irish open session led by Celtic Jam, an informal jam session that welcomes new musicians. more...
March 26 (7p) Cat Lung – Art/Experimental Rock
March 26 (8p) Electric Blanket – Kind of like Western Surf Punk
March 27 (7p) Open Mic Night – Acoustic Music, Original Material & Covers
March 28 (7p) Smokey Grey – American Roots, Acoustic Folk, Rock & Blues
March 29 (8p) Phillip, Rod & Linden – Americana, Rock & Roll, Covers / Originals
March 30 (8p) PBR Band – Blues
March 30 (5p) The Malty Taskers – Hokum, Americana, Blues & Early Country
April 04 (7p) Katie Pederson – Singer/Songwriter, Covers & Originals
April 05 (5p) Pearl Street String Band – Acoustic, Guitar, Dulcimer, Fiddle, Mandolin
April 05 (8p) Songwriters in the Round – Singer/Songwriters
April 06 (8p) Poor Player – Motor City Americana
April 09 (7p) Rooftop Stumblers – A rag tag medley of genre bending originalism
April 11 (7p) Team Love – Jazz and More for Your Listening Pleasure
April 12 (8p) John Louis Good – Rockabilly
April 12 (5p) Wake Up Jamie – Acoustic Rock
April 13 (5p) Colin Lazorka – Singer/Songwriter
April 13 (8p) Shannon Lee – Singer/Songwriter, Covers & Originals
April 19 (8p) Phillip, Rod & Linden – Americana, Rock & Roll, Covers / Originals
April 23 (7p) Lawrence Miller & the Love Maniacs – Rock & Roll
April 26 (8p) One Foot in the Groove – Classic Rock
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Supermoon & Water Tower Birthday Celebration
Super Moons are here for the next three months so let’s celebrate!! Super moons occur when a full moon happens and the moon is closest to the earth. So we are going to celebrate with our Mooneye IPA. This hoppy IPA will be sold for only $2 for any size you want!! So come have a couple to celebrate the Super Moon on Tuesday February 19th and Thursday March 21st.
Tagabrew Arrives at the Alehouse
The Ypsi Alehouse is now part of the Tagabrew community! These copper memory tags are very popular and have become collectibles! They are available at fine breweries in Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and South Carolina. Check this link out: tagabrew.com.
Alehouse Hosts EMU Basketball Coaches Lunch
The Ypsi Alehouse is a proud sponsor of EMU Athletics and will be hosting the last of three lunches with the coaches from the EMU Men’s and Women’s Basketball Programs. The January 31 event was postponed, due to the weather, to February 14. For $15 you get a buffet lunch and insights into college basketball challenges!
If you'd like to participate in one of these luncheons, you can sign up here.
According to a study conducted by the University of California Irvine, people who "drank moderate amounts of alcohol or coffee lived longer than those who abstained." So what exactly is moderation? Read about it!
Beers Now on Tap
13 Great Brews ready to wet your waiting lips.
Tower Tart Ale
Specialty Tart Ale
Rosie Country Ale
Irish Red Ale
Pottawatomi Trail Ale
An American Pale Ale
XXX Extra Stout, a complex black beer with a touch of sweetness.
MacKnauf's 80 Shilling Ale
The Hotel Porter
New England IPA
Street Car #10
Pre-Prohibition American Lager
American IPA that's a bombshell of West Coast hops.
“The atmosphere is checkered eclectic: a sort of refined clumsy cozy. If it were a car, it'd be a Cadillac Woody station wagon. I found it oddly relaxing.” Anonymous Patron
Know Your Beer: Michigan's Pioneer Craft Brewer
Ypsi Alehouse's Brewer Ted Badgerow Interview with Tim Hart, WTVB
—Release February 14
B-24 American Stout
5.7% ABV 35 IBU
Dark-roasted, full-bodied and jet black, B-24 has an American malt base, augmented by crystal and chocolate malts with a healthy dose of roasted barley. The B-24 Liberator bomber was built right down Michigan Avenue from the Alehouse in Willow Run.
Deja Brew American Brown Ale
6.4% ABV 32 IBU
Made with substantial brown malt, Zythos hops from Oregon and a hint of chocolate, Deja Brew is a tasty, smooth American Brown that will unexpectedly transport you back to another era. Sharp and dry – you will come back for another! Perhaps you have been here before?
Darts / Trivia Calendar
Have you been to trivia yet? Join us for Sporcle Trivia every Sunday, at 6 and 7 p.m. Get here early to save your team's table. It's called Dinner Trivia where we pair trivia with a dinner special each week! Come early and enjoy Happy Hour prices until 6:00pm. The Huron Valley Dart Association schedules league matches on Wednesdays at the Ypsi Alehouse and other local spots. New trivia and dart seasons start in January.
New Pint Glasses with EMU Logo
In celebrations of our partnership with EMU Athletics, The Ypsi Alehouse has new pint glasses for purchse that have both the EMU and Ypsi Alehouse logos. Available for $5.
March's Famous Beer Drinker quote:
Cheers' Most Beer Loving Character
"Can I draw you a beer, Norm ?"
"No, I know what they look like. Just pour me one."
"What's new, Normie?"
"Terrorists, Sam. They've taken over my stomach and they're demanding beer."
"What would you say to a beer, Normie?"
"Daddy wuvs you."