Beer Week Kicks Off With a Cruise Published August 14, 2011 • Updated on August 16, 2011 at 3:15 pm D.C. Beer Week began its celebration with a Craft Beer Cruise aboard the Odyssey, hosted by Chef Teddy Folkman. 12 photos 1/12 2/12 Kate Michael D.C. kicked off its annual Beer Week celebration with a Craft Beer Cruise aboard the Odyssey, hosted by Chef Teddy Folkman. Mari, Brandon and Jeff of D.C. Brau were there. (See our picks for D.C. Beer Week here!) 3/12 Kate Michael More than 20 craft beers -- some not yet even available for sale in the D.C. area -- were available for sampling. 4/12 Kate Michael Maryanne and Brian Frank await boarding time. 5/12 Kate Michael Jennifer and George look forward to an evening on the Odyssey. 6/12 Kate Michael Isn't it a bit early in the year for Pumpkin Ale? ...Nah. 7/12 Kate Michael Dave Coleman and Mike McGarvey from 3 Stars Brewing Company with Mike Steve and Jake Bishop Green. 8/12 Kate Michael Sarah Crotty and Hupert Pierre enjoy craft beers, dinner, a DJ and dancing. 9/12 Harmony and Mollie were all dolled up. 10/12 Kate Michael Vicky and Paul enjoy drinks on the boat deck. 11/12 Kate Michael Craft Beer Cruise host Teddy Folkman, co-owner and executive chef of Granville Moore's, with Melissa Gold. 12/12 Kate Michael Chris Schmid, Katy Lernihan, Jessica Williams and Kirsten Gercke were there to celebrate. (See our picks for D.C. Beer Week here!) 0 More Photo Galleries Brag on Your Grad: Celebrating 2020 Graduates in DC, Maryland and Virginia Photos: Protests, Unrest in DC Following George Floyd’s Death Protesters, Enraged by Black Americans Killed, Gather Nationwide NBC4-T44 Friday Fun: Show and Tell!