2019 Spring MAYhem!

March 25, 2019

This spring, B. Nektar’s bringing the Spring MAYhem with special releases, entertainment, and food trucks every weekend in May!

5/3: TruckShuka Detroit Israeli food truck at the taproom from 6:30-9:30 p.m.

5/4: Episode 13- 3 Year Reserve bottle release starts at 2 p.m. and Senor’s Food Truck (Amazing Mexican cuisine!) arrives at 6 p.m.

5/10: Pizza and Karaoke!
It’s KARAOKE time and we got the best songs picked out.
AND we have PIZZA from Wood Fired Up (a mobile wood fire pizza truck!)
Bring your appetite and your singing voice. Doors at 5 p.m.

5/11: Chocolate Coffee Sanchez (Raspberry Mead with cacao nibs and Chazzano coffee!) bottle release starts at 2 p.m. Live Music by AfterOurs (8 p.m.) and food by Detroit Panzerotti Company  food truck at 8 p.m.

5/16: Simply Spanish food truck Serving up the goods from 6-9 p.m.

5/18: The Zombies Take Manhattan (Barrel-aged Imperial Zombie Killer) Returns! Bottle sales begin at 2 p.m. The Third Wall (classic cult-films and music, feat. Eddie Logix) starts at 8 p.m. More fun TBA!!!

5/22: Rush Hour Recital: Skip the rush hour commute and enjoy a concert instead! Experience an intimate performance by DSO musicians at the B. Nektar taproom —no ticket or reservation required!

Music starts at 6 p.m.

Jeff Zook, flute
Amanda Blaikie, flute
Jeremy Crosmer, cello

This is a free event made possible by the Stone Foundation.

5/25: Vanilla Cinnamon (a delightful throwback to the mead that truly started it all) bottle release at 2 p.m. + RJBC party (members only) + more TBA

These events are still being updated, so check back here or Facebook for updates!

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  • Stop into our taproom tonight and try a glass of New Wave Lemonade! Orange blossom mead with blueberry and lemon, lightly carbonated, 6.4% ABV. Punk Lemonade's kid brother with a taste for DEVO records and skinny ties. Doors at 5 p.m. #newwave #theneedformead #synthesizersarecool
  • Tonight in the B. Nektar Taproom!
No cover! Tons o’ fun! Starts at 7 p.m.
#comedynight #theneedformead
  • Have you tried our Punk Lemonade yet? A refreshing raspberry-lemonade style hard cider that’s at home by the pool or in front of a stereo blasting your favorite hardcore hits. Perfect for summer!
Available wherever B. Nektar is sold!
#gabbagabbahey #upthepunx #cider #justpunkthings
  • Saturday, May 25th: we’re releasing our throwback Vanilla Cinnamon mead! 375 ml bottles, no limits! This one will go fast so get here early! Bottle sales begin at 2 p.m. in the 
B. Nektar Taproom. Have a great long weekend everyone! #memorialdayweekend #vanilla #cinnamon #mead #theneedformead
  • SATURDAY! Join us at 2 p.m. in the B. Nektar taproom for the release of The Zombies Take Manhattan. Apple and cherry mead aged in Rye Whiskey barrels for 9 months.
#theneedformead #mead #whiskey #rye #zombies
  • Saturday...The Zombies Take Manhattan! Apple mead w/ cherry, aged in rye whiskey barrels. 500ml bottles, 11.8% abv. Lightly carbonated.
Bottle sales begin in our taproom on 5/18 at 2 p.m. #theneedformead #zombies #mead #ferndale
  • Chocolate + Coffee Sanchez bottles drop at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 11th in our taproom! Live music by @afteroursband and food by @detroitpanzerotti later in the evening! Check out bnektar.com for more info! #springMAYhem #theneedformead #ferndale #mead #coffee #raspberry #chocolate
  • Taproom release 5/4, 2 p.m.!
Go to Bnektar.com for details.
  • Spring MAYhem is coming! We have some BIG releases in our taproom starting May 4th, plus lots of other fun events! Episode 13 3 Year Reserve, Chocolate Coffee Sanchez, Vanilla Cinnamon, AND the return of Zombies Take Manhattan!!!
Go to BNektar.com or check out our Facebook page for dates, times, and deets. Let’s party friends! #theneedformead #springmayhem
  • Showcase Showdown! @brewdogoxford 👏👏
Our @bnektar showcase went down a treat and we’ve still got a few of their delicious meads left! 🐝
Fancy something a little bit different? Head down to the bar and get stuck in! 🍻
#brewdog #brewdogoxford #oxford #visitoxford #bnektar #bnektarmeadery #mead #americanmead #americancraft #craftmead #drinkcraftnotcrap #gimmegimmegimme #webleedcraftbeer #meadlife
  • New Punk Lemonade T’s are in stock in our taproom and on our website!
Soft & stretchy black cotton with our pal Bee Bee Damone printed on front. Get yours today before they buzz off! #punklemonade #upthepunx
  • Whatcha doin’ this weekend? We’ve got some cool adult beverages in our taproom! Check out our website (link in bio) for our current tap list and hours. FYI, we’re open Easter Sunday from 2-8 p.m. #theneedformead