Walnut Brewery in Boulder closing, to be replaced by Boulder Beer

Walnut Brewery, a longtime fixture in downtown Boulder, will close June 4, to be replaced by another staple of the city: Boulder Beer. The Daily Camera reports that Tennessee-based CraftWorks Restaurants & Brewery Group, the current owners of Walnut Brewery, announced Thursday a transfer of ownership to Frank Day, founder of the original Old Chicago in Boulder. Day’s wife, Gina, is a part-owner of Boulder Beer, which will open Boulder Beer on Walnut in July. Day originally…