Energy Express Conoco has learned what a lot of retail markets have learned, craft beer is big business.  But, rather than piddling around with just bringing in the best-selling brands, they’re going whole-hog and have put together a pretty big selection of beer.

To celebrate their newest gas station, located at 13970 Manchester Rd, they’re throwing a week of festivities that also include a lot of opportunities to sample some beer.  Here’s a look at what’s in store:

  • May 20 – 1:00 – 3:00 North America Breweries: Magic Hat Wacko tasting
  • May 21 – 12:00 – 3:00 New Belguim Brewing Co. – Abbey, Ranger IPA And Mothership Wit
  • May 22 – 4:00 – 6:30 Ray Hill/ Ray Hill Brewery tasting
  • May 23 – 4:00 – 6:30 Breckenridge Brewing Co. Agave Wheat tasting
  • May 24 – 4:00 – 6:30 Stone Brewery
  • May 26 – 4:00 – 6:30 Boulevard Beer Sampling Tank 7 & Boss Tom’s
  • May 28 – 3:00 – 6:30 Tasting with Schlafly Brewing Co.
  • May 31 – 4:00 – 6:30 Tait Russell Charleville: Tasting – Half-Wit Wheat And Maibock

And here’s a list of beer’s they’ll be carrying during their grand opening:

  • Stone Arrogant Bastard Ale
  • Stone IPA
  • Stone Smoked Porter
  • Stone Pale Ale
  • Stone Levitation
  • Samuel Adams Summer Ale
  • New Castle Brown Ale
  • Boulevard Boss Tom’s Golden Bock
  • Boulevard IPA
  • Boulevard Unfiltered Wheat
  • Schlafly Kolsch
  • Schlafly Raspberry Hefeweizen
  • Schlafly Dry Hopped IPA
  • Schlafly Weissbier
  • New Belgium Fat Tire
  • New Belgium Mothership
  • New Belgium Abbey
  • New Belgium Ranger
  • Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
  • Honey Brown
  • Pete’s Wicked Strawberry Blonde
  • Tinmill
  • Left Hand Milk Stout
  • Titan IPA
  • Lagunitas IPA
  • Lagunitas Maxiumus IPA
  • Anchor Steam Beer
  • Sawtooth Ale
  • Boulder Beer Co. Hazed and Infused
  • Breckenridge Brewery Agave Wheat
  • Breckenridge Brewery Vanilla Porter
  • Rogue Dead Guy Ale
  • Rogue Mocha Porter
  • Widmer Hefeweizen
  • Shiner Bock
  • Leinenkugel’s Sunset Wheat
  • Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy
  • Goose Island 312
  • Goose Island Honker’s Ale
  • Goose Island Summertime
  • Magic Hat 9
  • Magic Hat Wacko
  • Red Stripe
  • Charleville Half~Wit
  • Charleville Maibock
  • Ray Hill
  • Buffalo Bill’s Orange Blossom Cream Ale