This coming weekend marks the start of the annual NYC Beer Week. Originally launched in 2008 as NY Craft Beer Week and then taken over last year by the New York City Brewers Guild, NYC Beer Week—a “week” that runs 10 days from Friday, February 21 through Sunday, March 2—offers up a bounty of beer-centric events sure to please every beer drinker in the city. While you can choose to hang out in your local haunt and probably score some 2-for-1 pints, you may want to venture out and discover a new NYC Beer Week event that will etch forever in your mind what it is to be a true beer drinker of NYC. These are my top ten picks where you can embrace your inner beer geek…or just impress your friends with a lot of great beer.

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