Join world renowned Brooklyn Brewing Brewmaster Garrett Oliver as part of the 2019 National Geographic Live series at Kleinhan’s Music Hall, February 8 (7pm), for a special beer-tasting event. The Brewmaster’s Table: A Beer Tasting Event with Garrett Oliver features Oliver discussing some of his favorite beers, explaining the history of beer and telling back-stories.

The intimate talk will unfold over a two-hour period with food stations provided by local restaurants, including Oliver’s Restaurant, Creekview Restaurant, SEAR Buffalo and Brite-Smith, as well as beer from Flying Bison Brewing, Big Ditch Brewing, Labatt Brew House, and Oliver’s own Brooklyn Brewery.

Attendance for the event is limited to only 300. A VIP ticket gets you reserved seating and admission to an intimate meet-and-greet with Oliver (VIP subscriptions to National Geographic Live series will also be available). Limited tickets for the event remain and can be purchased at (General Admission, $75, VIP, $125).

The event is sponsored by Try-It Distributing, Big Ditch Brewing Company, Oliver’s Restaurant and Brite-Smith Brewery. Proceeds from the event will help support the National Geographic Live Series at Kleinhans, which is sponsored by Hadley Exhibits and Hodgson Russ with in-kind support by Inn Buffalo and Print Plus.

Brian Campbell is a co-founder/Brand Manager of the BNBA’s enthusiast arm, Buffalo Beer League, and writes the weekly Buffalo Beer Buzz column. If you have beer news that should be included in the Beer Buzz, Brian can be reached at, on Twitter (@buffbeerleague), Instagram (@buffalobeerleague), Facebook (@thebuffalobeerleague) and