This just in from New Belgium, "Clips Film Tour Raises over $3k for BWAM" and even Weird Al stopped by to help...
New Belgium Brewing’s Clips Beer & Film Tour
Raised More than $3,000 in Missoula
Weird Al Yankovic even stopped by the event that helped raise money for Bike/Walk Alliance for Missoula
Ft. Collins, Colo. – July 31, 2013 – New Belgium Brewing’s Clips Beer & Film Tour raised $3,293 for Bike/Walk Alliance for Missoula on July 19. Nearly 700 people came out to watch films and enjoy New Belgium beers under the stars, including Weird Al Yankovic who stopped by while in Missoula for a show.
Clips Beer & Film Tour is a national tour that’s now in its fourth year. Clips will travel to 21 cities this season, showcasing amateur films while pouring hard-to-find Lips of Faith beers and popular New Belgium classics. Each stop features a screening of selected films, a tasting of New Belgium’s beers, food from local vendors and other fun activities.
Details from the Missoula event:
WHERE: Caras Park
WHEN: Friday, July 19
MONEY RAISED: $3,293
ATTENDANCE: 675 film and beer enthusiasts
PROCEEDS GOING TO: Bike/Walk Alliance for Missoula (www.bikewalkmissoula.org), a nonprofit, member-driven organization created to improve the safety, health and enjoyment of the Five Valley area by promoting and enhancing bicycling and walking for everyday transportation and recreation.
For the latest information on Clips, go to www.newbelgiumclips.com. For more information on New Belgium Brewing, visit www.newbelgium.com.
About New Belgium Brewing Company
New Belgium Brewing, makers of Fat Tire Amber Ale and a host of Belgian-inspired beers, is recognized as one of Outside Magazine’s Best Places to Work and one of the Wall Street Journal’s Best Small Businesses. The 100% employee-owned brewery is a Platinum-level Bicycle Friendly Business as designated by the League of American Bicyclists, and one of World Blu’s most democratic U.S. businesses. In addition to Fat Tire, New Belgium brews eight year-round beers; Ranger IPA, Rampant Imperial IPA, Shift Pale Lager, Sunshine Wheat, 1554 Black Ale, Blue Paddle Pilsener, Abbey Belgian Ale and Trippel. Learn more at www.newbelgium.com.