September 2014 



***Special Events this Month***



Weekend Live Music has returned in September

Enjoy the return of your favorite bands - and some new ones too!

Check the "Live Music Listing" page on this site for the schedule.


The Brand New Mineo and Sapio "Street Eats" Food Truck

is coming to Alternative Brews!

A Buffalo Tradition for 94 years has gone mobile.

Fridays at 5:00 - Starting September 5

Thursdays at 5:00 - Starting September 11

Offering Buffalo's Best Sausage, Chicken, Veggie Sandwich, Stuffed Peppers and more.

More info and menu on Facebook at "Mineo and Sapio Street Eats"


The 6th Annual

Support Our Troops Fundraiser

and Care Package Drive

in Memory of Big Jim Rath

Sunday, September 28 at 1:00 during the Bills Game


Last year, we raised over $6,000 to send over 100 care packages

to our overseas troops!

$30 ticket includes drafts, well drinks, soda, and pizza/wings during half-time.


Raffle prizes are incredible!

Just an example of one company's generosity......

A 50" Ultra Hi-Def TV, XBox ONE, and Bills Tickets at the 50 yard line

compliments of Darrel Winbush of Telperion Group.

......and much more to come from many other sources!


Also, bring the name/address/company of any overseas soldiers

that you would like us to send a care package to.

Come and support this most worthy cause!


Check out "6th Annual Support Our Troops Fundraiser"

on Facebook for updates.


 Buffalo Beer Week September 25 - October 5

Our first event will be on Thursday September 25 

during our regularly scheduled Monthly Free Beer Tasting at 8:00.

All beers at the tasting this month will be local beers

including some new ones - Resurgence, Rusty Nickel, Big Ditch and more.

All free!


 The next event will be during our

 Monthly Cigar Dinner 

Monday, September 29 at 6:00.

As always, you get 5 premium handmade cigars, buffet dinner,

and the tasting this month will be all Buffalo beers,


the debut of Lockhouse Vodka, Buffalo's first distillery since Prohibition. 

Advance tickets are only $30.

Call 446-0424 ASAP to reserve your spot - this one will sell out!


Our Online Store is open!

Shirts, Hats, Fleeces, and Accessories 

with embroidered Alternative Brews Logo. 

Check out the New Store Discounts! 


We now have 4 new draft lines - bringing us to 18 taps!

New lines are specializing in local NY State breweries .

Check them out!



 Each Wednesday from 8 pm to 12am

Blues Pro-Jam hosted by the Big Sauce Trio

with special guests each week

No cover charge!


Happy Hour - Monday thru Saturday

From Opening  to 7:00, Saturdays from 3-7.

$3.00 drafts (19 micros and craft brewed imports) - Well drinks too!


 Sunday Private Football Parties at Alternative Brews  

Have the whole bar to yourself!

Includes open bar on all drafts, domestic bottles,

well drinks, wine, soda, and pizza / wings during the game.

Only $19.99/person (minimum 25 people)

Call 446-0424 for more info.

Call soon to secure your date!


***Special Note***

We are open Sundays for Bills games, unless there is a private party.




For music calendar - check our new page on main menu.

"Live Music Listing"