Coming at you a day earlier than the weekly calendar normally comes out. Figuring you might be pre-occupied with turkey, parades, football, and/or nursing hangovers tomorrow. So here is the remainder of the month in beer events, beginning with today's.
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. Plenty of opportunities to find me in PA, NJ, DE, and MD before Christmas.
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. 11/28; 12 p.m.-5 p.m. - Holiday Bazaar at Forest & Main ($PAYG for a beer and some early holiday shopping from our talented friends and an old fashioned holiday bazaar.)
Fri. 11/27; 11 a.m. - Black Friday at Flanigan's Boathouse ($PAYG for some deliciously dark beers from our cellar for your drinking pleasure.)
Sat. 11/28; 4 p.m. - Yards Sampling at Wegmans ($Free tasting samples of beers from Yards.)
Sun. 11/29; 12 p.m.-4 p.m. - Movember Beef & Beer Fundraiser at Victory Brewing Company ($40 for a Beef & Beer and Auction benefiting Movember, the leading global organization committed to changing the face of men’s health.)
Downingtown, Kennett Square, and Parkesburg, Pa.
Wed. 11/25; 9 a.m. - Dark Wednesday at all three Victory locations ($PAYG for the Java Cask bottle release, growler fills, and breakfast.)
Fri. 11/27; 7 p.m.-10 p.m. - Goose Island Black Friday Bourbon County Tapping and Raffle at Penn Taproom ($PAYG for some amazing beers from Goose Island including 2015 Bourbon Barrel and Lolita Sour and an auction for rare bottles from Goose Island.)
Fri. 11/27; 11 a.m. - Black Friday Stout Invasion at Hunger N Thirst ($PAYG for a variety of "black as night" beers available for consumption.)
Mount Holly, NJ
Sat. 11/28; 7 p.m.-10 p.m. - Lighting of the Leg & Notafingah! Release at Village Idiot Brewing Company ($PAYG for the first annual lighting, a beer release, and who knows what else.)
Fri. 11/27; 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. tappings - Black Friday Tappings at Capone's ($PAYG for special beers available all day and a brunch from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.)
Wed. 11/25; 12 p.m. - Night of the Sardine: 4 year Anniversary Party! at American Sardine ($PAYG for a kick-ass beer list, prizes, specials, festivus-style feats of strength, and a special staff-created sardine menu.)
Wed. 11/25; 4:30 p.m. - Goose Island Black Wednesday at Alla Spina ($PAYG for Goose Island's BCBS, BCBS Barleywine, BCBS Regal Rye, and Lolita.)
Thu. 11/26; 7 p.m. - Thanksgiving at Devil's Den ($PAYG for two of our favorite things — Craft Beer & football. We will be open for the night game, with a limited menu, and $1 off Barren Hill Beers, including Mel's Pumpkin Pie.)
Fri. 11/27; 11 a.m. - Everything Went Black Friday at Memphis Taproom ($PAYG for dark beers all day long and our full brunch menu until 3 p.m.)
Fri. 11/27; 11 a.m. - Fade To Black Friday III at Brü Craft & Wurst ($PAYG as "Captain" Dan Conway presents our third annual Black Friday all-day happy hour, tapping eleven dark beers from eleven different breweries.)
Fri. 11/27; 12 p.m. - Into The Dark at City Tap House-University City ($PAYG for a stellar selection of dark craft beers. A $35 tasting package available that includes keep-sake tasting glass and 10 tokens for 10 tastes at 5 oz. each.)
Fri. 11/27; 3 p.m.-8 p.m. - Victory Java Cask Launch Party at Johnny Brenda's ($PAYG for a collaborative effort between William Reed at Johnny Brenda's and our friends at Victory.)
Sat. 11/28; 8 p.m.-10 p.m. - Flightschool + Dock Street Release Party at TLA ($12 for a co-brewed, limited-release draft beer – Little Chicken Pale Ale – that will be tapped at the show.)
Sun. 11/29; 5 p.m. - Tom vs. Peyton, Patriots vs. Broncos, Harpoon vs. New Belgium at City Tap House-Logan ($PAYG to toast Tom & Peyton with Harpoon & New Belgium for $4 drafts all night long.)
Mon. 11/30; 6 p.m.-8 p.m. - Bottle Shop Happy Hour at Local 44 ($Free Manayunk brewery representative led complimentary tastings and specials on bottle selections.)
Fri. 11/27; 11:30 a.m. - Black Friday at Spinnerstown Hotel ($PAYG for a dark beer tap takeover.)
Fri. 11/27; 11:30 a.m. - Russian River Flows at Teresa's Next Door ($PAYG for five fabulous beers from Russian River Brewing including Pliny the Elder, Blind Pig, Damnation, Consecration, and Supplication.)
West Chester, Pa.
Wed. 11/25; 12 p.m.-2 p.m. - Beer Sampling at Goshen Beverage ($Free tasting samples of beers from SweetWater.)
Wed. 11/25; 4 p.m.-10 p.m. - Thanksgiving Eve Party at Levante Brewing ($PAYG for very special beer releases, awesome food, and great company.)
Wed. 11/25; 6 p.m. - Thanksgiving Eve All Star Jam at Boxcar Brewing Company ($PAYG for plenty of live music, comedians, food, and beer.)
Fri. 11/27; 6 p.m.-8 p.m. - Holiday Ale Beer Release at Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant ($PAYG for the first of our Winter Beer releases with this classic Copper American-style double IPA.)