Let's finish off June with a healthy dose of interesting-looking beer events. There are festivals in the streets, on a ship, and even in the buff. Check 'em out and stay cool.
Also, please keep my book events in mind where I'm talking beer, selling/signing books, and in some cases tasting beer with anyone who shows up. The events thus far have been successful and I'm looking forward to keeping it going.
Here's a link to the full list of future and past events where you can catch me selling Beer Lover's Mid-Atlantic.
As you review beer events, don't forget PhillyTapFinder.com. As always, they host an impressive listing of beer event draft lists to help better inform your beer event planning.
Click through here for a look at the full monthly calendar of beer events around the Philadelphia region.
Sat. 6/27; 12 p.m.-4 p.m. - Lehigh Valley Hopsfest at Main & Lehigh Streets ($10-$65 for a fundraiser featuring 67+ breweries that has been created to help us grow our mission of promoting and preserving the Celtic culture.)
Sat. 6/27; 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. - Garden State Craft Brewers Guild Beer Festival on the Battleship New Jersey ($45-$55 to experience a tour of the ship, live music from the Cabin Dogs, and craft brews from over 20 NJ breweries.)
Chadds Ford, Pa.
Sat. 6/27; 6 p.m.-10 p.m. - Chill The Firk Out at The Gables ($20-$65 for firkins from regional breweries, live music, and food.)
Sat. 6/27; 12 p.m.-5 p.m. - 20th Anniversary Picnic at Weyerbacher Brewing Company ($7 plus $PAYG for beer, food trucks, live music, and other fun and games to celebrate 20 years of Weyerbacher.)
Sat. 6/27; 3 p.m.-7 p.m. - Pints For Pups at Buchanan Park ($20-$75 as all proceeds from the event will go directly to veterinary and pet care programs for people and animals in some of our most under-served and impoverished areas.)
Fri. 6/26 and Sat. 6/27; 12 p.m.-5 p.m. - Lansdale Beer Festival ($10-$130 for a Brewmasters Series event on Friday and local food, live music, and a beer tasting festival on Saturday.)
Thu. 6/25; 6 p.m. - Tröegs Christmas in June at Craft Ale House ($PAYG for several scratch beers, usual suspects, and some aged Mad Elf.)
Sat. 6/27; 1 p.m.-5 p.m. - Beer Festival at Sunny Rest Resort (See website for details.)
Thu. 6/25; 6 p.m. - Happy Hour Picnic at Valley Green Inn ($PAYG for some Yards beers and finger food by the river.)
Thu. 6/25; 7 p.m.-8 p.m. - Theology On Tap at Hop Angel Brauhaus ($PAYG for drinks, community, and conversation.)
Mon. 6/29; 7 p.m. - 6th Anniversary Fundraiser Party at Brauhaus Schmitz ($20 minimum donation for beer and wine open bar, Whetstone Tavern menu preview buffet, and all proceeds going to The Friends of South Street Police Mini Station.)
West Chester, Pa.
Fri. 6/26; 7 p.m.-10 p.m. - Boxcar Brewing Grand Opening VIP Party at Boxcar Brewpub ($25 for butlered hors d'oeuvres, mouthwatering local craft beers, multiple prizes, and a live performance by 1920-30’s Jazz band Blackbird Society Orchestra.)
Sat. 6/27; 6 p.m.-10 p.m. - Chester County Homebrew Festival at American Helicopter Museum ($35 for an evening of good music and food, with an opportunity to vote for your favorite home-brewed beer.)
© Bryan J. Kolesar and The Brew Lounge, 2005-2017. All content is owned and uniquely created by Bryan J. Kolesar. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from Kolesar is strictly prohibited. Excerpts, images, and links may be used with advance permission granted and only provided that full and clear credit is given to Bryan J. Kolesar and The Brew Lounge with appropriate and specific direction to the original content. Contact Kolesar at TheBrewLounge@gmail.com