Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Local Brew Happenings in Tidewater VA


Fri, Oct 16 - (RESCHEDULED) Hearthtoberfest, Hearth Wood Fired Cuisine & Craft Beer, 5-9:00 pm, 605 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach. Come celebrate the best season for beer at Hearth Wood Fired Cuisine & Craft Beer! $30 cash gets you a ticket for all-you-can-drink/eat beer & beast. Enjoy craft brews from: Ballast Point, Bell's, Green Flash, Hardywood, and Left Hand. Beer will be paired with an authentic all-you-can-eat pig roast! Hearth pizzas will also be available for purchase. The Sawdust Trio, comprised of members from Woodwork, will provide acoustic jams to complete the beer-beast-beats trifecta. Tickets are available for purchase at Hearth, Big Sam's Raw Bar, and Bay Local Eatery. Cash only. Remaining tickets will be sold at the event, but we recommend securing yours ahead of time to be sure! https://www.facebook.com/events/899174110131950/

Sat, Oct 17 - (RESCHEDULED) VersAbility Craft Beer Festival, 12-5:00 pm, Versability Resources, 2520 58th St, Hampton. Donate a computer, laptop, cell phone, or other electronic device (no TVs or monitors) to recycle and receive a voucher for a special gift during the event. Tickets are $25 and include: Souvenir beer glass, 26 tastings from 13 craft breweries, Live entertainment by The Deloreans and former American Idol contestant Matt Sease, Food trucks, And more! Additional tasting/beer tickets will be available for purchase during the event. Purchase your tickets now at https://versability-beerfestival-2015.eventbrite.com/  or call 757.896.6473.

Sat/Sun, Oct 17/18 - Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival, On the beach at 30th Street, 1 - 6:00 pm, Virginia Beach Oceanfront. The Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival has convenient parking at the 31st Street City Garage and is 'weather-proof' for the weekend under a giant tent on the beach at 30th Street! Over 80 craft beers from over 50 breweries are available for sampling at the Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival.  Tickets include sampling, a commemorative cup, and live entertainment. - See more at: http://www.beachstreetusa.com/festivals/virginia-beach-craft-beer-festival#sthash.RLJcVF4o.dpuf

Sat, Oct 24 - (RESCHEDULED) 4th Annual Gordon Biersch Arts & Drafts Craft Beer Event, Plaza at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, 2 - 6:00 pm, Virginia Beach. Join us on the Sandler Center Plaza for a large selection of local & regional craft beers! Plus: Good eats from Gordon Biersch, Live acoustic entertainment, Indoor local artisan market, Free to enter.  Sampling tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the gate. VIP Hour Admission $45 - Beat the crowed and get in early, early admission at 1 pm, Brewer interaction, Gordon Biersch appetizer, Acrylic souvenir beer mug. Reserved tables for 4 or 8 are available for reservation. For pricing and more information, please email info@sandlercenter.org

Fri, Oct 30 - Hampton Roads 2nd annual Brewer’s Ball, O'Connor Brewing Co., 7-11:00 pm, 211 W. 24th Street, Norfolk. All proceeds from this event will benefit the VA chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (www.cff.org). Tickets to the event are $75 each and include unlimited craft beer. Also featured (and included in ticket price) will be local eats from various restaurants including Dickey’s BBQ and Mosaic, live music from local musician Sammy Lee, silent auction and a raffle with a chance to win American Airlines mileage. At the heart of the event are the 2015 young professional honorees who have been fundraising and advocating for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation: Jacob Barclay, Jeff Bradley, Orion Burke, Steve Ferguson, Courtney Freeman, Lindsay Johnson, and Mike Watkins – a special awards presentation will be held for them at the event. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.brewersballhr.com or e-mail kjohnson@cff.org.

Sun, Nov 1 - 7th Annual House of Blues & Brews, Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, 1-5:00 pm, 2200 Parks Avenue, Virginia Beach. You don’t want to miss MOCA’s annual outdoor fall fest, the House of Blues and Brews, presented by Atlantic Shores Retirement Community! Who makes the best stew in town?  Nine local restaurants will compete for this honor. Sample the stews and cast your vote while imbibing craft brews and swaying to the blues. A silent auction will give you the opportunity to own some art works from favorite Boardwalk Art Show artists. http://virginiamoca.org/7th-annual-house-blues-brews


Tue, Oct 13

- Commonwealth Tap Takeover Tuesday, The Whiskey Kitchen, 6-9:00 pm, 2149 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach. On the 2nd and 4th Tuesday om each month this fall, we'll invite a brewery to take over some of our taps with the beers they want to feature. Come in and enjoy a beer with the guys from Commonwealth Brewing, Virginia Beach's newest, and sample some of their tasty brews: Aureole Lager, Hoi Poi Session IPA, Supernaculum West Coast IPA, Wapatoolie Tropical IPA. Start or add to your cool collection of Brew logo glassware.

- Wild Wolf Tap Takeover, The Barrel Room, 7-9:00 pm, 437 Granby St, Norfolk. We are so excited to have a great regional brewery in here. Wild Wolf Brewing Company from Nellysford, VA will be here on October 13th to take over our taps. We will be featuring Blonde Hunny, Primal Instinct, and their new Honey Saison.

Wed, Oct 14

- O'Connor Brewing Pint Night, CP Shucker's Shore Drive, 3232 Shore Dr., Virginia Beach. Pint night with O'Connor Brewing Co. featuring El Guapo Agave IPA, Bell's Beach Fall Saison, and Oktoberfest. All Pints $3 and you keep the glass. Special "beer bites" menu featured by chef Leon Buenviaje all night. Live music at 9 pm. (757) 412-2929

- 70th Anniversary of the Battleship Wisconsin's return from WWII, Nauticus front court, 5:30-7:30 pm, Waterside Dr., Norfolk. O'Connor Brewing is extremely proud to announce the official release of our brand new beer, inspired by the Battleship Wisconsin! Celebrate with us as we commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Wisconsin's return from WWII and unveil this exciting collaboration brew! Live Music, Food Trucks.

- Troegs Free Tasting, bottleBOX, 5:30-8:00 pm, 325B W. 21st Street, Ghent, Norfolk. Hey Norfolk! Looking to try some new craft beers? Then join us for another Free tasting at bottleBOX featuring Troegs Independent Craft Brewery, from Hershey, Pennsylvania.

- Penny Pint Night, Gosport Tavern, 6:00 pm, 702 High Street, Portsmouth. Our weekly Wednesday Penny Pint Glass night. Get the glass for a penny while drinking some of the delicious offerings. Starts at 6 pm so make your plans now before they are all gone!

Thu, Oct 15

- Pint Night, Chicho's More Than Pizza, 29th St., Virginia Beach. Each Thursday we switch out one of the taps with a new IPA or other craft beer. When you buy a pint of it you get the glass as a gift.

- Ramping up Hops Pint Night, featuring New Belgium Brewery, Baker's Crust Artisan Kitchen Hilltop, 4:00 pm, 1628 Laskin Rd., Virginia Beach. Ranger, from New Belgium Brewing, will explain the different types of hops, beer styles and session IPAs. All guests can enjoy $3 PINTS of Slow Ride Session IPA & Ranger IPA!!

- Beer School with Alewerks Brewing, Whole Foods Virginia Beach, 6:30-8:00 pm, 1800 Laskin Rd, Virginia Beach. Join Daniel on The Porch for a different topic each week. Come hang out and find a new favorite! 21 years of age or older with valid ID. $6.50

- Lickinghole Creek Firkin, HK on the Bay, 6:00 pm, 4600 Lookout Rd, Virginia Beach. HK on the Bay teamed up with October's brewery of the month, Lickinghole Creek and made a firkin together! The brew is their session I.P.A. with mango and pomegranate added creating 'On the Bay 'til Sunset'. You will only be able to get it at HK on the Bay this one time! Make your reservations and get here early because it's not going to last!

- Free Beer Tasting, Grape & Gourmet, 4:30-7:00 pm, 4000 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach. Come see what Gabe is pouring for tonight's tasting. Five new beers every week!

- Pizza & Pint Night, Baker's Crust, Ghent, Greenbrier & Williamsburg, Every Thu after 4:00 pm. Originating in Naples, Italy, our Neapolitan pizzas mimic that of the traditional Neapolitan Pizza using only 00 flour, hand-stretched dough, house-made fresh mozzarella & Italian tomatoes. Our pizzas are brought to life in our oak wood-fired oven, creating pizzas with an added layer of texture and flavor. $6 Pizzas, PLUS a Special Happy Hour from 4-9 pm.

- Pi(e)nt Night, Your Pie Pizza, 5:00 pm to close, Wards Corner, 7550 Granby St., Norfolk. Every Thursday night, order a pint from our Brewery of the Month and keep the glass.

- Penny Pint Night at The Public House, 5-8:00 pm, 1112 Colley Ave, Norfolk. Our weekly pint night. The taps will be flowing at 5 pm so get here early and enjoy a few pints. Cheers!

- Red Sails and Ales w/ Smartmouth Brewing, American Rover, 6-8:00 pm, Waterside Marina, Downtown Norfolk. Join us the third Thursday of every month for a craft beer tasting. A representative from the Brewery will be on board to discuss the brewing process while you enjoy a smooth sunset cruise under sail on the Elizabeth River. A barbecue dinner from Beach Bully and live music by our ship's musician are also included. $40 per person(Ages 21 and up).

- Steal the Pint Night, Roger Brown's Restaurant and Sports Bar, 5-9:00 pm, 316 High Street, Portsmouth. Join us tonight for our weekly "Steal the Pint Night" at Roger Brown's. FYI, when you buy a pint, you get to take home one of our decorative pint glasses.

- Steal the Pint Night, The Point at Phoebus, 6:00 pm, 30 E Mellen Street, Hampton. Join us as we welcome our featured brewery for pint night. We will be pouring their local craft beer to go with our farm to table comfort foods. Come grab a pint.

- Craft Beer Tasting, Score Bowling Alley / Sports Bar, 6:30 pm, Peninsula Town Center, 4401 W Claiborne Square, Hampton. Bring on the beer tasting! Join us in the lounge and enjoy some new brews + pairings of custom tasty bites from Chef Jaime.

- O'Connor Brewing Steal the Pint Night, Craft 60 Ale House, 4-9:00 pm, 13361 Warwick Blvd, Newport News. 1st 100 guests to order any pint of O'Connor's craft beer will receive a free logo pint glass.

- Slider Night, Dog Street Pub, 5:00 pm, 401 W Duke of Gloucester St, Williamsburg. Every Thursday is Slider Night. Three sliders & chips for $12 with an optional pairing flight.

- Flying Mouse Pint Night, Berret's Taphouse Grill, 5-9:30 pm, 199 South Boundary Street, Williamsburg. We welcome Flying Mouse Brewery, from Troutville, VA to the Taphouse Grill this week with a killer lineup of craft brews! Come enjoy the beer, meet the brewers, and keep the glass. Plus live music from 6-9 pm, and $1 Oysters til 7 pm!

Fri, Oct 16

- Charlotte Hour, Lynnhaven Pub, 5-8:00 pm, 2236 W Great Neck Rd., Virginia Beach. Our good friend Charlotte will be out on the patio sampling some tasty brews. Come by, talk beer with her, and grab a ready brew.

- Friday Firkin, Cogan's Pizza North, 6:00 pm, 4311 Colley Avenue, Norfolk. On Fridays we tap a cask ale from local or regional Craft Brewers. Come out and enjoy some REAL BEER!!!

- Free Beer Tasting, Hair of the DoG Bottle Shop, 5 - 8:00 pm, Williamsburg. Come by every Friday to try what's new and grab a growler to go from one of our 8 Taps, or large selection of craft bottles and cans.

Sat, Oct 17

- Kick Back with Jack, Fall Beer Fest, Mom's Kitchen & Scandal's, 5:00 pm, 3501 Holland Rd., Virginia Beach. Live Music, Beer, BBQ, gift bags, 50/50 raffle, etc. Proceeds benefit the Princess Anne Hunt Club Foundation.

- Pints for Pets, Mojo bones, 9:00 pm, 9659 First View St, Norfolk. Drinkers and animal lovers unite! Proceeds donated to the Norfolk SPCA. With Live music by Gina & The Cow Tipping Playboys, and special guests Rodeo Clown!

Sun, Oct 18

- House Beer Release Party, Lager Heads Restaurant, 2:00 pm, 3315 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach. We are throwing a party! Join us at Lager Heads for our launch of our the brand new House Beer: Lager Heads Pale Ale. Brewed exclusively for us by with Smartmouth Brewing Co.!

Mon, Oct 19

- Craft Beer Mondays, Ynot Italian, Ghent, Great Neck, Kempsville, Greenbrier, Great Bridge. Every Monday $3 Craft Beers. *Must be 21 years old to purchase. Valid for a limited time. Valid till 9 pm on Mondays only.  http://www.ynotitalian.com/craftbeer/

- Pint Night, Park Lane Tavern, 5:00 pm, Peninsula Town Center, Hampton. Our regular Monday Steal the Glass Night. Stealing starts at 5 pm, Live Music by Brian 'Big Daddy' Sewell will start at 6:30 pm.

Tue, Oct 20

- Heavy Seas Pint Night, 1608 Craft House, 6-9:00 pm, 1608 Pleasure House Rd #103, Virginia Beach. Join us as we welcome Heavy Seas Brewing to the Craft House. Seating is limited, so get there early!

- 120 Release Party, Craft 60 Ale House, 9:00 pm, 13361 Warwick Blvd, Newport News. Time for us to share our stash of Dogfish Head 120 minute IPA. Plus, another fun filled acoustic performance by Jonny Cardigan. Live music, Great beers, & the best staff around. See you then!

Wed, Oct 21

- First Beer Dinner, The Whiskey Kitchen, 6-9:00 pm, 2149 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach. Featuring Foothills Brewing from Winston-Salem, NC.

Thu, Oct 22

- Old Bust Head Brewing Company Pint Night, Mason's Grill & Smokehouse, 6-9:00 pm, 148 Burnetts Way, Suite 112, Suffolk. On Draft for Pint Night is SumerDuck Saison from Old Bust Head Brewing Company and in bottles will be West Coast IPA GraffitiHouse come out and enjoy with OBH Brand Ambassador Hampton Roads Charles Ray Montgomery III. Cheers!

Sat, Oct 24

- First Annual Cogan's Beerfest, Cogan's North, Noon to Midnight, 4311 Colley Ave, Norfolk. Come out to Cogan's North and celebrate our First Annual Beerfest! Our friends from O'Connor Brewing Company will be taking over and we will have OVER 20 OF THEIR BEERS ON TAP for you to try. We will also have live music all day from Rodeo Clown, The Janks, and Broken Mouth Annie. The party starts at noon RAIN OR SHINE and the entire day benefits The Hope House Foundation. Can't wait to see all of our friends and family Saturday October 24th for your favorite pizza, beer, games, music, and more!

- SmokeToberFest, Smoke BBQ Restaurant & Bar, 2-10:00 pm, 10900 Warwick Blvd, Newport News. Come celebrate with us for our 2nd Annual Smoketoberfest! We will have 2 bands: '710 Oil' and 'Blue Ribbon'; 8 breweries, corn hole games, and a bourbon tasting inside! FREE TO ATTEND!!! If you wish to partake in the beer tasting the tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. We have tickets available now at the restaurant, as well as T-shirts! (757) 595-4320 | smokebbqnn@gmail.com

Sun, Oct 25

- Jake's Place presents, Beards, Bands, & Brews, O'Connor Brewing Co., 2-6:00 pm, 211 W. 24th St., Norfolk. Our 1st annual Beards, Bands & Brews Oyster Roast. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Price of ticket includes all you can eat roast oysters, pig pull 16oz. souvenir cup, and 2 drink tickets. You can purchase your tickets at Jake's Place or on our website. All proceeds will benefit the Hope House Foundation. We hope to see you there!

Wed, Oct 28

- Hardywood Park Beer Release Party, Supper Southern Morsels, 6:00 pm, 319 West 21st St, Norfolk. Join us at Supper, as we release Hardywood Park Craft Brewery Lemon Ginger Wheat Beer, and enjoy food pairings by Chef Edward Storey.


O'Connor Brewing Company, 211 W. 24th Street, Norfolk
Taproom Hours: Mon-Thu 4-8:00 pm, Fri 4-9:00 pm, Sat 12-9:00 pm, Sun 12-6:00 pm

Beers on Tap: We have all of our flagship beers on tap + our seasonals including: Kolsch, Pilsner, Maibock, Double IPA, & our latest release Fall Galaxy Saison!

Mon, Oct 12 - Wanna have a chance to chat with the folks who brewed your tasty beer? Well, Mondays are Meet the Brewer Mondays, which means our very own brewers are behind the bar, ready to serve you! Come by and say "Hi!".

Tue, Oct 13 - Tasty Tuesday, which means we're offering drink specials on Pints and Flights all evening. Come check out the lovely new brews we've got for you! Also 'Pino's Meatballs' will be our on-site food truck, serving up all the meatballs you can handle.

Wed, Oct 14 - Vinyl Night. If you like good music, good beer, and the sound of vintage vinyl, then come by and check us out every Wednesday, when we make this threesome happen. And feel free to bring in your own records to throw on our turntable - we'd love to see what you've got!  We've got many draft options to choose from while enjoying the music.

Thu, Oct 15 - Growler Fill Thursday & Beers n' Gyros Night. Time to fill up for the weekend! Every Thursday we offer 30% off growler fills, so come on in, get a stamp on your Frequent Filler Growler card, and stay for a pint or two! Plus, you can pair one of our delicious, hand-made beers with a mouth-watering Burger from tonight's featured food truck 'CXB BBQ & Eats'!

Fri, Oct 16 - Beer Release & Food Truck Friday. TGIF! Looking for somewhere different to go on Friday night that is friendly, lively, and FUN! Well then come on down y'all to the OBC where every Friday night we have good times, lots of our delectable craft beers, and yummy creations from one of our friendly food trucks 'NY Souvlaki’, 4-9 pm! Plus we are proud to present Hop Trick a copperish red brew  created in collaboration with the  Norfolk Admirals. This beer will be available at the Norfolk Scope for all Admirals home games, and released at the brewery starting at 7:30 pm.

Sat, Oct 17 - Hot Pink and Cold Pints! O’Connor Brewing Co. and Barley’s Angels Coastal VA are joining forces, 2-9 pm, to host an evening to benefit “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer”! Come out for an afternoon/evening of: A special beer by O’Connor Brewing “Save the Cans”, Purchase a $3 pink bracelet which benefits Making Strides and gets you a special taste of “Save the Cans”, Cornhole competition, Photo Booth, Door Prizes. Thanks to the generosity of O’Connor Brewing Co, proceeds from the beer “Save the Cans” will go directly to The American Cancer Society! Come out for Fun and to help Find A Cure. There’s delicious street food from 'Karnage Asasda’, from 12-9 pm. Plus, plenty of cornhole, shuffleboard and giant Jenga; and of course, fresh, tasty beers, all day and evening.

Sun, Oct 18 - 2nd Annual Dogtoberfest. You are invited to join Friends of the Norfolk Animal Care Center for a fundraising Sunday afternoon of barks and brew. The event is from 1 to 5 pm. Tickets are $20 ($25 at the door) and patrons will get a custom Dogtoberfest beer glass, one free beer and complimentary lunch. We will also have two food trucks on-site: 'Sofrito' and 'Lucky Peach', for some other culinary options. Give Treat Love will be on-site with puppy treats. And there will be live music.

Upcoming - Save the date, Oct 31, Super Halloween. Tidewater Comicon is throwing a PARTY on Halloween at O’Connor Brewing! Costume Contest (categories: Superheroes, Horror, Kids), BYOPumpkin Contest, Halloween Trivia, Artists, Live Music, DJ Okaishun, Live Comedy by Edward Phillips, Monster Mash Dance Off, Death Star Piñata, Greek Street Eats from New York Souvlaki, Spooky and Superhero Treats from Just Cupcakes, Raffles, prizes, and some BIG surprises!

Smartmouth Brewing Company, 1309 Raleigh Avenue #300, Norfolk
Tasting Room Hours: Wed-Fri 4:30 - 8:00 pm, Sat 12:00 - 7:00 pm
Sat: Discounted Growler Fills from 12-2 pm, and Free Brewery tours on the hour, 2-6 pm

10 beers on tap including seasonals: The just released Outta Yer Gourd, Cowcatcher milk stout, I-64 IPA, Alter (ed) Ego, and Lactobacillusaurus Berliner Weiss, as well as our regulars: Alter Ego Saison, Murphy's Law American Amber Ale, Rule G IPA, Safety Dance pilsner, and Notch 9 Double IPA! See you soon!

Wed, Oct 14 - Pete's Pub Trivia, 5:30 - 7:30 pm. Now every Wednesday! Let Pete challenge your knowledge of random facts and information. No charge. Starts promptly at 5:30 pm. Teams of 6 or less. Winners get a choice of glassware. Plus tasty treats from 'Bro's Fish Tacos' food truck.

Thu, Oct 15 - Tasty wood-fired pizzas from 'Bakehouse at Chelsea'.

Fri, Oct 16 - 'Hashi' Food Truck serving up tasty street food.

Sat, Oct 17 - Pumpkin Carving Fun, Brews, Grub & Tunes. Get in the fall spirit and carve or decorate pumpkins while you enjoy a beer. All ages welcome (must be 21 to enjoy a beer!) $5 per pumpkin. We'll supply the carving tools and fun. First come, first carved, plus live music by 'Skye Zentz', 4:30-6:30 pm, and tasty street food by 'Shakey's Curbside Bistro'.

Upcoming - Save the date, Sat Nov 7 - Our 3rd birthday party street bash!

Reaver Beach Brewing Company, 1505 Taylor Farm Rd., Virginia Beach
Taproom Hours: Tue-Thu 3-7:00 pm, Fri 3-9:00 pm, Sat 12-9:00 pm, Sun 1-6:00 pm
We're proud of what we create here and love nothing more than sharing our passion with others.

On tap - Fresh batch of Fire at Sea smoked coffee porter and Ghost Ship pale ale, as well as Teredo Berliner-style Weiss, Beachfest Coastal Festbier, Silent Siren sour with peaches, Sandshark Summer Ale, Hurricane Wheat ale, Hammerhead IPA, Hoptopus DIPA, and Full Broadside Biere de Garde

Fri, Oct 16 - Hoppy Friday. Come on out to start your weekend with special on all our fresh draft beers, and amazing food from one of our favorite food trucks, 'Lucky Peach'! starting around 4 pm.

Sat, Oct 17 - Saturday casks are back! Pair our great fresh beer with tasty treats from another favorite food truck 'Thai Express', don't miss out! 1-6 pm!

Sun, Oct 18 - Growler Power Hours. The weekend's not over, we're open from 1-6 pm, but from 2-4 pm we offer discounts on all growler and grenade fills! Plus, you can hang out and grab a pint and some lunch, with 'Get Stuffed' food truck.

Upcoming - Save the date, Oct 24, 5th Anniversary Celebration and Bottle Releases: Join us as we celebrate the brewery's FIFTH Birthday! It's a serious milestone for us and we're pulling out the stops. You will have difficulty choosing what to drink, we promise. There will be TWO bottle releases this day: DEVIL'S TAKE: Our SeaDevil Imperial Stout, brewed with specialty sugars and patiently aged in American bourbon barrels; BRING OUT YOUR DEAD: A farmhouse-style ale. 5th Anniversary Cups: The first 500 guests will receive a free keepsake cup featuring the 'Bring Out Your Dead' artwork. And as always, there will be a Halloween costume contest.

Young Veterans Brewing Company, 2505 Horse Pasture Rd., Virginia Beach
Tasting Hours: Tue-Thu 1500-2000, Fri 1500-2300, Sat 1200-2300, Sun 1200-2000
High Speed - High Quality. Veteran Owned and Operated.
Military Discount - 15% with valid ID

We have all 6 of our flagship beers on draft along with 2 seasonal beers! - Just released Old Frogman wet hopped harvest ale, Semper Porteratus robust Porter, Big Red Rye, New Recruit, Pineapple Grenade Hefeweizen, Semper FI.P.A., Jet Noise DIPA, and Night Vision stout! Come get your growlers filled!

Tue, Oct 13 - Taco Tuesday, starting at the taproom around 1500 (3:00 pm).

Fri, Oct 16 - Food Truck Friday with one of our favorite food trucks on site to pair their great pies with our fresh beer starting at 1500 hours.

Sat, Oct 17 - Celebrate the weekend with tasty food by another of our favorite food trucks to pair with our fresh beer starting at 1500 hours.

Upcoming - Save the Date Saturday, 21 Nov: YVBC's Cadence Fest Music and Craft Beer Festival and our collaboration beer with Manchester Orchestra, at the Virginia Beach Aviation Museum, tickets go on sale 1 Oct.

Back Bay Brewing Company, 614 Norfolk Ave., Virginia Beach
Taproom Hours: Tue-Thu 3-10 pm, Fri/Sat 12n-12 am, Sun 3-10 pm

Now On Tap - Just released Witch of Pungo Pumpkin Ale, Tidewater Watermelon Wheat, Dawn Patrol Session IPA, False Cape Amber Ale, Atlantic Ave IPA, Steel Pier Lager, Summer Shandy

Tue, Oct 13 - Karaoke Night w/ DJ Mike Cee.

Thu, Oct 15 - Vinyl Night! Spinning records starting at 7 pm, hosted by Vinyl Daze Record Shop.

Sun, Oct 18 - Tipsy tailgate Sunday's in the blind! Brand new HD projector and extreme sound! Come and join us in the blind for football, beer pong, and of course our lovely Beertendresses.

Upcoming - Save the Date, Oct 31, Halloween Harvest Fest Costume Party. We will be shutting down the street behind the brewery for local artist, food trucks, music, and of course beer and hard Virginia cider. We will be doing a shrimp boil and roasting Oysters! There will be costume contest for dogs, kids, and adults during the day and the brewery will be transformed into a haunted house in the evening. Bands will be playing outside till 5 and inside till 12. A ticket will get you a glass and one beer. We will have all types of firkins of wheat beer, pumpkin beer and cider! Tickets are limited so buy quickly! Use eventbrite link to buy. Early bird tickets are $15 until October 15th.

Pleasure House Brewing, 3025 Shore Dr., Virginia Beach
Hours: Mon-Thu 3-10:00 pm, Fri 3-11:00 pm, Sat 12-11:00 pm, Sun 12-10:00 pm
At Pleasure House Brewing we are passionate about two things: making great beer and serving our community!

Beers: Black Drum black rye IPA, PHB Gose, No Waves dark mild, Treats Robust Porter, Tricks pumpkin saison, Light Tower wine barrel aged saison, Billy's Best Bitter, Halfway House dry-hopped pale ale, BBA Wattle Seed Stout

Half-price growler fills will be in effect as always for the first & last hour of each day!

And now Crowlers! Any of our draft beers to go, plus special releases (on or off premise), in Huge 32 oz. cans!!! Plus, bring your empty Crowlers (ours or anyone else's) to PHB and receive $1 off your tab.

Every Sunday - Crockpot Sunday. Come eat our contestants crockpot creations! Try them all and vote. The winner gets a $20 gift card! Just a minimum $3 donation that goes to charity and you too can be a judge!

Thu, Oct 15 - The Tidewater Builders Association (TBA) NextGen Brew Tour Social is from 5:30- 7:30 at Pleasure House Brewing! Come network with friends in the shelter industry! Please Share and Bring a friend! RSVP: joshclark@tbaonline.org

Upcoming - Save the Date, Fri Oct 30, 1st Anniversary/Thank You All! It's hard to believe we opened one year ago on the day before Halloween. So much goodness to celebrate, and it's all possible thanks to your awesomeness. So we're going to celebrate you... with special beers, all-day low prices, free food, and commemorative glassware. More details coming soon!

Wasserhund Brewing Company, 1805 Laskin Road, Suite 102, Virginia Beach
Taproom Hours: Thu 4 - 9:00 pm, Fri 3 - 11:00 pm, Sat 12 - 11:00 pm, Sun 12 - 8:00 pm, Mon 4 - 9:00 pm
Wasserhund (meaning "water dog" in German) Brewing Company was born from a love of the beach, dogs, and German beer. We aspire to bring the German beer culture to Virginia Beach in the best way... by brewing the highest quality ales, lagers, and meads and providing the environment to enjoy them with family, friends, and strangers.

On Tap:  our refreshing new grapefruit IPA, Marzen, Oktoberfest, German Pilsner, Kolsch Style ale, Hoppin' Honey Ale, Roasted Pumpkin Pale ale, Citrus Honey ale

Every Mon - Mondays are the new Fridays at Wasserhund! Come check out trivia every Monday, from 7-9 pm. Drink beer, eat pizza, and win some great prizes!

Upcoming - Save the Date, Sat Oct 31, Wasserween. Come celebrate Halloween with Wasserhund. We will have a dog costume contest, pizza specials, and a special release of a collaboration with Back Bay Brewing Company! Open from 12p-11p, but the party will kick off at 5p. We will have extended outdoor seating to accommodate all our doggy friends and their owners. Wear a costume and get 10% off your order!

Commonwealth Brewing Company, 2444 Pleasure House Rd., Virginia Beach
Hours: Mon-Thu 3 - 10 pm, Fri 3 pm - 12 am, Sat 12 pm - 12 am, Sun 12 - 9 pm
Commonwealth Brewing Co. is an artisanal, local family owned craft brewery located in the former Chesapeake Beach Volunteer Fire and Rescue site. At Commonwealth Brewing Company, we believe that beer should be adventurous, diverse, extremely drinkable, and sometimes even wild. We think there is a beer for everyone and find no greater pleasure than when our craft beguiles a friend to try something new. We uphold rustic farmhouse traditions, huge hop American styles, and the complex depths of wild fermentations.

Beers: Cheval de Trait Belgian Quad, Deliquesce Belgian tafelbier, Aureole Belgian lager, The Wealth blonde saison, Hoi Polloi session IPA, Taonga imperial Hopfenweizen, Supernaculum west coast IPA, Wapatoolie tropical IPA, Marvolo imperial chocolate stout

Big Ugly Brewing Company, 1296 S. Battlefield Blvd, Chesapeake
Hours: Wed/Thu 5-9 pm, Fri 5-10 pm, Sat 12-10 pm, Sun 12-4 pm
Big, Bold, Barrel-aged Beers. Big Ugly is Chesapeake's first microbrewery. We plan on revolutionizing our town one beer at a time.

We've Eleven total drafts flowing, including our newest beer, Mods Pale Ale, Peach Gose, S'mores Brown ale with cocoa nibs, graham crackers & marshmallows, our award-winning Ghost Rider vanilla Porter, Split Window Saison, Sunbeam blonde ale, Rockers IPA, Bims Magic Berlinerbus (Berliner Weisse), Steady As She Gose, Burnout Stout, and The Otter Beer (root beer).

St. George Brewing Company, 204 Challenger Way, Hampton
Tap Room Hours: Mon-Fri 3-5 pm, Sat 10 am-4 pm.
Retail and Tastings Mon through Sat. Brewery Tours Wed through Sat.

Beers on Tap: Black Forest Ale, Nut Brown Ale, Feast of St. George, Pilsner, Porter, Oktoberfest, English IPA, Golden Ale, Winter Scotch Ale, and Larry's Pink Lemonade.

Tue, Oct 13 - Thirsty Taco Tuesday with 'Stuft Not Your Average Street Food', 4:30-8:00 pm.

Fri, Oct 16 - Food Truck & Music Fridays, 4:30-8:00 pm. There is nothing better than starting your weekend off with Live Music (starting around 6:30 pm), Food Trucks, and Beer. It's a match made in heaven (or Hampton if you're a local)! Oct 16 - STUFT, and 'Koli's Jazz Band'; Oct 23 - Seoul 757, and 'Red Stapler'; Oct 30 - STUFT, and Tony Bob Merritt

Sat, Oct 17 - Yoga on Tap. Our Tasting room is open from 10 am to 6 pm, and every Saturday morning from 10-11 am we host 'Yoga on Tap', a one hour Vinyasa flow yoga class, by Yaz Yoga.

Alewerks Brewing Company, 189-B Ewell Road, Williamsburg
Tasting Hours: Mon-Thu 12 - 9 pm*, Fri/Sat 12 - 9:30* pm, Sun 12 - 5 pm (*extended summer hours)
Established in 2006 and located in the heart of the early colonies in Williamsburg, Virginia, we have rolled out a broad range of beer offerings and quickly established a reputation for fine beer. We operate a direct fired brick-clad Peter Austin brew house and ferment all our beers in state-of-the-art conical fermenters.

On Tap: Jubilee IX rum cask aged ale, Cafe Royale, Chesapeake pale ale, Redmarker Ale, Tavern Ale, Best Bitter, Pumpkin Ale, Secret Admirer DIPA, Rapadou Porter, and Shorty Time IPA

Wed, Oct 14 - Trivia Night, 6:30 pm

Sat, Oct 17 - Cafe Royale Bottle Release. You know you love it. You beg for it all year 'round. You can't get enough. Well, here's your chance to stock up for the holidays. Cafe Royale returns to the Alewerks Brewing Company Taproom in 22oz bottles. For release day only, we are removing all bottle limits on this delicious beer.

Sun, Oct 18 - Live music by Train Hoppers, 2-5 pm
Upcoming - Save the date, Oct 24, Imperial Barrel-Aged Pumpkin Ale Bottle Release!

Brass Cannon Brewing, 8105 Richmond Rd., Toano (Williamsburg)
Hours: Sun 12 - 5:00 pm, Mon-Sat 12 - 7:00 pm
Founded by enthusiastic homebrewers, Brass Cannon Brewing is a craft brewery dedicated to the production of high quality brews for sale on tap. We currently offer 6 quality brews at our tap room in Toano, VA. We usually have 4 year-round offerings, 1 seasonal and 1 langrage tap that changes whenever we feel like it.

On Tap: Barrage Brown Ale, Angry Scot Scottish style wee heavy ale, Muzzle Flash American amber ale, Broadside IPA, and Smoothbore Stout.
Seasonal: Kanonefest (Fall). A Märzen style beer that uses ale yeast instead of the traditional lager yeast.
Langrage Line: Blackberry Wheat. An American style wheat beer with a significant berry flavor.



The Birch Bar, Chelsea, 1231 W. Olney Rd., Norfolk
Hours: Tue-Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am, Fri-Sat 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
A Bar that specializes in Craft, Artisanal, European, Crazy-hard-to-say Beer and Cheese!

Weekday Happy Hour: 5-7 pm, $1 off All Full Draft Beers, Tue, Wed, and Thu!
Weekend Happy Hour: 3-5 pm $2 off $5 and $7 Full Draft Beers, Fri and Sat!

Introducing Pintxo Hour! Yes another crazy hard to say special at The Birch. (Pronounced pincho!) aka Free Snack from 5-6 pm Tue thru Thu!

On Tap: Founder's Oatmeal Stout Nitro, Grado Plato Chocarrubica carob oatmeal stout, Smartmouth Lactobacillusarus Berliner Weisse, Professor Fritz Briem 1809 Berliner Weisse, Torrechiara Panil Barriquee Cognac Barrel Oud Bruin, Italiano's Tipopils, Mikkeller Crooked Moon Tattoo Double IPA, Green Flash Oculus Sauvage, Hanssens Cassis Currant Lambic, Oud Beersel Oude Lambik 1 Year, Cantillon Iris Grand Cru Fresh Hop Lambic,  Hofstetten Von 1810 maerzen, The Bruery Autumn Maple, BFM Square Root 225 saison, De Dolle Arabier Belgian golden ale, Evil Twin Sour Bikini sour session IPA, Beavertown Gamma Ray pale ale, Green Flash Treasure Chest IPA, Green Flash Soul Style IPA, Del Borgo ReAle Extra Italian IPA, Hof Ten Dormaal Zure Van Tildonk 2014 oaked Sour Blonde

Wed, Oct 14 - Beer Education - We feature special tappings of rare beer, we pour crazy bottles by the glass, and we even sometime incorporate food into it!

Thu, Oct 15 - Cheesemonger Thursday, (a special board is made to pair with the featured beer of the evening). Buy a board get a cheese for free!

Fri, Oct 16  - Special Friday Night Beer and Cheese Pairing Menu - A way to offer a bridge between our beer menu and our cheese! The pairings can be ordered individually or they can be ordered together as a flight!

Sat, Oct 17 - Weekend Happy Hour is from 3-5 pm.
Upcoming - Save the date, Oct 28, Gosebumps: A Mini Gose Tap Takeover.

Norfolk Taproom, Corner of Granby & Main Streets, Downtown Norfolk
Hours: Mon-Fri: 2:00 pm - 2:00 am, Sat-Sun: 12:00 pm - 2:00 am

24 Beers on draft and over a hundred other beers from here, there, and everywhere.

Offering Norfolk's best Happy Hour every day from 5-7:00 pm with great food and drink specials. If you have not done so already please follow us @norfolktap on Twitter for the best updates on specials and live music performances at the Norfolk TapRoom. See y'all tonight.

The Barrel Room, 437 Granby Street, Norfolk
Hours: Tue-Thu 11 am - 12 am, Fri/Sat 1 1am - 2 am, Sun 11 am - 12 am
A lively neighborhood eatery featuring live entertainment, craft beer, artisanal wine and premium spirits.

Happy Hour is between 4-7 pm every day, with $1 off ALL BEERS! Check out our selection and come find your new favorite!

On Tap: Bear Republic Cuvee de Bubba, Pleasure House Bill's Best Bitter, Pleasure House No Waves mild, Pleasure House Sturzenbecker, Pleasure House Worthy Sir IPA, Ace Pineapple Cider, Against the Grain 35K, Against the Grain Jacque's Trappe, Against The Grain Rico Sauvin, Avery The Maharajah imperial IPA, Bell's Best Brown, Bell's Kalamazoo Stout, Bell's Two Hearted Ale, Local Option Die Konigin, North Coast Old Rasputin Imperial Stout Nitro, Ommegang Abbey Ale, Pabst National Bohemian, Southern Tier Warlock, Stiegl Radler Grapefruit, Terrapin/Cigar City Vapricot, Tripel Karmeliet, Van Steenberge Piraat Triple Hop, Weyerbacher Double Simcoe IPA

Upcoming events: Oct 13 - Wild Wolf Tap Takeover; Oct 15 - Canned Food Drive

The Public House, Ghent, 1112 Colley Ave., Norfolk
Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Welcome to The Public House - Ghent's first "gastropub." GastroPub - It's just a fancy word that people invented to describe places that put a creative spin on traditional pub food - and charge you eight bucks for fries. We put a lot of work into creating those spins, though, like making nearly everything in-house and using as many locally or regionally produced products as possible. We hope you enjoy.

Every Thu - Penny Pint Night

Taphouse Grill Ghent, 931 W. 21st Street, Norfolk
Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 am
The ACME of craft beer in Norfolk since 1995; Fresh Fish, Vegetarian Fare, Pastas, Fish Tacos, Burgers, Wraps, Wings, 45 Taps, 100's of Bottles.

Cogan's Pizza, Ghent, 1901 Colonial Ave, Norfolk
Hours: Daily 11:00 am - 2:00 am
A local favorite since the 1970's, and the Best pizza in Norfolk! Excellent selection of 33 Beers on tap including several seasonal brews! Whether you choose to enjoy a pie with the family in the dining room, a beer with some friends playing air hockey, a seat at the bar or a table on the best front porch/ patio in Ghent, we can guarantee you'll have a great time!

Cogan's Pizza North, 4311 Colley Ave., Norfolk
Hours: Daily 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cogan's North opened January 2015 on a stretch of North Colley, locally and loving referred to as Colleywood. Much like Cogan's Norfolk, Cogan's North specializes in Pizza and a large selection of craft beer (44 taps plus dozens of bottles!). Our modern dining room features a large community table, 2 state of the art pool tables, arcade games and of course, games just for the little gorillas. Upstairs is an incredible soon to be covered patio, where you can sit back and enjoy views of the water and our lovely NoCo neighborhood.

Every Fri - Firkin Friday!

Upcoming - Save the Date, Oct 24, First Annual Cogan's Beerfest

Belmont House of Smoke, Ghent, 2117 Colonial Ave, Norfolk
Hours: Mon-Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am, Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
A True urban BBQ and Smokehouse, with a full upstairs Bar, outdoor deck and live Music venue, with a constantly changing selection of local, regional, and national craft beers.

Live Music most Fri/Sat!

bottleBOX, Craft beer to-go, 325 B W 21st Street, Norfolk.
Mon-Thu 2-10:00 pm, Fri/Sat 12 pm-12 am, Sun 12-8:00 pm
Ghent's first Craft Beer bottle shop. Offering growler/crowler fills from 12 rotating taps (see the tap list on our website), an extensive bottle selection, gourmet snacks, and beer-related gifts.

Every Wed - Free Beer Tasting, 5:30-8 pm: Oct 14 - Troegs; Oct 21 - Devils Backbone

Mix It Up, Beer, Mixers and More, 2973 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach
Hours: Mon-Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm, Fri/Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm, Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
We specialize in drink mixers, CRAFT beer, imports and domestic, wine and gifts.

Tap line up: Larry's Pink Lemonade, Maine Beer Another One, Peak Organic Hop Blanc, Spooky Bourbon Barrel Pumpkin Ale.

Every Sun - BYOG Sunday! Bring in your own growler and receive 10% off your Fill!

Lynnhaven Pub, N Great Neck Beach, 2236 W. Great Neck Rd., Virginia Beach
Hours: Mon-Sun, 11:00 am - 2:00 am
An Average of 100 Different Beers and New Styles Coming In Every Week!

Every Fri - Charlotte Hour, from 5 - 8:00 pm. Our good friend Charlotte will be out on the patio sampling some tasty brews. Come by, talk beer with her, and grab a ready brew.

The Porch at Whole Foods Market, West Hilltop, 1800 Laskin Rd, Virginia Beach
Hours: 7 days 7am to 9pm
An organic coffee bar and pub serving fresh-brewed organic coffee, seven local and craft beers on tap, wines by the glass and delicious pub food, including breakfast all day. Located in the front of the store, The Porch also features refillable growlers, mix-a-six custom six-pack program, weekly dinner specials and a NEW cheese platter menu.

Wed, Oct 14 - Nachos and a Pint, $9, 4-9 pm

Thu, Oct 15 - Beer School with Alewerks Brewing Co. from Williamsburg, 6:30 pm. (pssst, and $3 Hot Dogs, 4-9 pm!)

Sat, Oct 17 - Keg Tapping, TBA, 3:00 pm 

Tapped Gastropub, East Hilltop, 1550 Laskin Rd #198, Virginia Beach
Open daily 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Do-it-yourself Draught Tables to practice your perfect pour. Choose from our selection of local microbrews and enjoy a new favorite beer you can't find anywhere else. Growlers now Available!

Some of our latest Taps: Smartmouth wet-hopped I-64 IPA, Hardywood Bourbon Cru, Smartmouth Cowcatcher milk stout, Ballast Point Pumpkin Down, Hardywood RVA IPA, Avery Lilikoi Kepolu, Alesmith Speedway Stout, Ballast Point Victory at Sea, Port City Porter, O'Connor Bells Beach Saison, Paulaner Hefeweisen

Live Music Wed - Sun.

Every Wed - Did you know ALL of our bottled beers are Half off every Wednesday?!?

Every Thu - Virginia Craft Beer Night, $3 Pints of local and regional craft beers.

Home Republic, 328 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach
Hours: Mon-Thu 3 - 10:30 pm , Friday 3 - 11:00 pm, Sat/Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Home Republic is a locally owned brewpub, restaurant, and wine shop. Our mission is to make every customer feel at home by sharing our passion for good beer, wine, and food. We serve our own beer, brewed on-site, locally brewed beers on draft, and bottled beers from around the world.

Every Tue - TRIVIA TUESDAYS. What goes better with beer than a friendly competition for prizes? We are excited to have Trivia Tuesdays with Smartmouth Trivia and of course, food and drink specials! 7 - 9 pm.

Fall Tap Takeovers: Oct 15 - TBA; Oct 22 - Lickinghole Creek; Oct 29 - TBA

Every Fri/Sat - Live Music, 7 pm

11th Street Taphouse Bar & Grill, VB Oceanfront on the Boardwalk, 1011 Atlantic Ave., Virginia Beach
Hours: Mon-Thu 4:00 pm-12:00 am, Fri-Sat 11:30 am-1:30 am, Sun 11:30 am-12:00 am
Quench your thirst with 32 draft beers which includes micro, craft and macro brewed beer.

Every Thu - Draft Beer Night, from 4-9:00 pm we offer 50% off our rotating Drafts!

Every Fri/Sat Live Music

Whiskey Kitchen, 2149 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach
Hours: Mon-Thu 11 am - 10 pm, Fri/Sat 11 am - 11 pm, Sun 11 am - 9 pm
Locally brewed, grown and owned. We let our passion for real food and exceptional service be our guide. We use local vendors, and amazing employees to create your dining experience.

An unmatched selection of Bourbons and Whiskeys, plus a large selection of Craft Beers, including 24 Taps! And we just added another 8 Taps!!!

Fall and winter Tap Takeovers will take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month, starting in October: Oct 13 - Commonwealth Brewing; Oct 27 - Young Veterans Brewing

Wed, Oct 21 - Announcing our First Beer Dinner featuring Foothills Brewing from Winston-Salem, NC

1608 Crafthouse, 1608 Pleasure House Rd, Virginia Beach
Hours: Mon-Thu 3 - 10 pm, Fri 3 pm - 12 am, Sat 10 am - 12 am, Sun 10 am - 7 pm
1608 Crafthouse is a contemporary, casual, "farm to table" restaurant featuring regional Southern cuisine with an emphasis placed on the bounty of the Mid-Atlantic region. 1608 Crafthouse, a chef driven concept, features sustainable, local products from the Chesapeake Bay/ Mid-Atlantic region.

To wet your whistle at 1608 we offer a variety of craft beers as well as hand-crafted elixirs. Just Tapped - Old Bust Head Brewing Company Graffiti House, West Coast style IPA, Pleasure House Brewing Tricks Pumpkin Saison, Hardywood Park Bourbon CRU, Smartmouth Cowcatcher Stout, Two Fathers Pungo Red, Pleasure House Brewing Glo Belgian Blonde. Other Taps - O'Connor El Guapo Agave IPA, Smartmouth Alter Ego Saison, Young Veterans New Recruit Honey Blond, Hardywood Park Singel Belgian Blond Ale, Flying Dog Pearl Necklace Oyster Stout, Lickinghole Creek Magic Beaver Belgian style pale ale. See more at: http://1608crafthouse.com/beer-list/#sthash.Qd2hdjQ4.dpuf

Tue, Oct 20 - Heavy Seas Pint Night

The Bier Garden, 438 High St., Portsmouth
Hours: (Dining) Tue-Thu: 11 am - 9 pm, Fri-Sat: 11 am - 10 pm, Sun: 12-9 pm; (Bar) 7 days a week until 2 am
Family owned and operated by the Osfolk family since 1997, The Bier Garden is a German restaurant and bar, combining authentic Bavarian cuisine with a stellar European beer selection and a warm, welcoming atmosphere. Whether you enjoy yourself in one of our two cozy indoor dining rooms, relax on our popular patio, or spend time with friends at the bar you are sure to feel at home. Come in and experience a bit of old world charm and gemutlichkeit with The Bier Garden family.

23 Taps, and over 400 different Biers, carefully curated & artfully assembled since 1997. We Now Fill Growlers and Carry Over 50 Specialty Liqueurs.

Bier Garden Draft List: A'Chouffe Houblon Chouffe, Ayinger Celebrator, Ayinger Oktoberfest, Beavertown Quelle Saison, Black Sheep Monty Pythons Holy Grail Ale, Bosteels Karmeliet Tripel, Brewdog Hardcore IPA, Crispin Cider, DeDolle Oerbier, Erdinger Dinkelweisse, Hacker-Pschorr Munich Gold, Hardywood Toasted Coconut Vanilla Porter-Nitro, Hochzeitsbier Von 1810, Kostritzer Schwarzbier, Lindemans Framboise, Murphy's Irish Stout-Nitro, Schneider Aventinus, Schneider Aventinus Cuvée Barrique, Schneider Aventinus Eisbock, St. Bernardus ABT 12, Van Steenberge Gulden Draak, Young's Double Chocolate Stout, Wurzburger Julius Echter Hefeweizen

Wharf Hill Brewing Company, 25 Main Street, Smithfield
Hours: Mon-Thu 11:30 am - 11 pm, Fri 11:30 am - 1 am, Sat 11:30 am - Midnight, Sun 11:30 -10 pm
Kitchen closes at 10 pm Mon-Sat, and 9 pm Sun

WHBC is now a full-service restaurant, bar, and craft brewery that also offers an event space for special functions. We feature beers brewed by our Brewmaster, Greg Bullis. We brew beer, cook food, and keep you warm and dry.

On Tap: Wharf Hill Crossroads Outage IPA, Wharf Hill Isle of Wheat, Dogfish Head Punkin Ale, Hofstetten Hochzeitsbier von 1810, Blue Mountain Classic Lager, Dogfish Head Namaste, Founders Breakfast Stout, Terrapin Rye Pale Ale

Every Wed - Live Music, 7-10 pm.

Starting Sep 26 - Pumtoberfest Challenge: we are running through 15 draft beers-four Oktoberfest and eleven Pumpkin. If you drink a pint of each beer (and don't lose your punch card), you will receive an orange shirt. That's right. O-freakin'-range. All you need is dedication, a few dollars, and a liver. We've got the beer, punchcards, and the shirts. Punch cards are behind the bar. Great Pumpkiness awaits. Our first two beers, the 1810 Oktoberfest and Pumpkin Down from Ballast Point are already half-empty

Hampton Taphouse, Downtown, 17 E. Queen's Way, Hampton
Hours: Mon-Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am, Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 am
The Taphouse, the "Acme of Beer Since 1984". Long before the micro revolution, the Taphouse was serving up pint after pint of American and world craft brews. Our Hampton location has 37 constantly rotating draught selections and hundreds of bottles to choose from. Belgians are our prides, trappists, abbeys, and other merry monk quaffers will surely entertain. Our food, not pub grub, stands up to any kitchen, anywhere.

Just tapped: Center of the Universe Oktoberfest, Southern Tier Warlock, New Holland Ichabod, Dogfish Head Punkin, Legend Oktoberfest, Devils Backbone Pumpkin Hunter, Saint George Oktoberfest, Spaten Oktoberfest, Starr Hill Boxcar, and Hofbrau House Oktoberfest.

Heavens Pizza & Taphouse, 308 Buckroe Ave., Hampton
Hours: Open Seven Days a week, Spring/Summer - Mom 5-10 pm, Tue-Thu 11:30 am-10 pm, Sat 11:30 am-12 am, Sun 11:30 am-10 pm
Our Pizza is made with LOVE. Hand tossed dough, homemade sauce and fresh toppings. When we can, we use organic produce and meats. The more LOCAL the better! WE even BUY our water. Our H2O is fluoride and sediment free!

Draft, Bottles & Cans, and Just Clap Yo' Hands. Be it a local St. George, a Craft from Dogfish, or a Stone from the West Coast, you never know what brews we'll get in next.

On Draft Now: Civil Life Brown, St. Lois, MO; Brewer's Alley IPA, Frederick, MD; Saucony Kutztown Amber Lager, Kutztown, PA; Foothills Brewing People's Porter, Winston-Salem, NC; Laughing Dog Brewing Devil Dog IPA, Ponderay, ID ; Stone Brewing Co. Ruinten Triple IPA, Escondido, CA.

Stop in for a pint and a handmade pizza!

Craft 60 Ale House, 13361 Warwick Blvd, Newport News
Hours: Mon-Fri 4 pm - 2 am, Sat/Sun 11 am - 2 am
Our goal is to create a unique & memorable experience for our guests every time by providing top notch personalized service in a welcoming environment and hand crafting every dish.

Our 2015 Brewery Tour will be highlighting a different brewery each month through 2015.
Next stop on our Brewery Tour is Norfolk. Starting with O'Connor Brewing Co. & then Smartmouth Beer. Will be featuring 4 events for each brewery. Events include, Tap Invasion, Steal The Glass, Flight Nights, & Burger & Pint nights. Subscribe to our events page to stay up to date. It all starts with a O'Connor Brewing Tap Invasion on Sep 30. Then Flight Night on Oct 7, Steal the Pint Night on Oct 15.

Every Mon - Burger & Pint night. Enjoy discounts on all of our hand crafted burgers and pints until 9 pm.

Every Fri/Sat - Live Music

DoG Street Pub, Merchants' Square, 401 W Duke of Gloucester St., Williamsburg
Hours: Mon-Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am, Fri-Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am, Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Williamsburg took the best of England and made it American. Chef David Everett continues the trend with his unique take on the British Gastropub.

On Tap: Alewerks Chesapeake pale ale, Alewerks session IPA, Avery Raja DIPA, BFM La Salamandre witbier, Bold Rock Virginia apple cider, De Dolle Oerbier Belgian strong ale, Devils Backbone Gold Leaf lager, DuClaw Devil's Milk barleywine, Founders Breakfast Stout, Founders nitro pale ale, Goodwood Brewing bourbon barrel stout, Goose Island Oktoberfest, Green Flash barleywine style ale, Smuttynose Finestkind IPA, Thornbridge Bite sour ale

Every Thursday is Slider Night. Three sliders & chips for $12 with an optional pairing flight.

Hair of the DoG Bottle Shop, 401A W Duke of Gloucester St., Williamsburg
Hours: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm Daily
Take DoG Street Pub home with you. Wide selection of Virginia, imported and domestic craft beers. cocktail mixers & supplies. Gourmet foods.

Grab a growler to go from one of our 8 Taps, or pick from our large selection of craft bottles and cans.

Beer on tap at HoT DoG: Smartmouth Notch 9, Hardywood Can't Get Any Sleep, Devils Backbone O'fest, Schlafly Tasmanian IPA, Lickinghole Creek 3 Chopt Tripel, Ballast Point Wahoo, Goodwood Bourbon Barrel Stout

*Now available at the bottle shop - a flight of all 8 beers on tap for one price for your adventurous & indecisive imbibed

Every Friday - Free Tasting featuring a different Craft Brewery: 0/16 - Founders; 10/23 - O'Connor

Berret's Seafood and Taphouse Grill, 199 South Boundary Street, Williamsburg
Hours: 4 - 9:30 pm Daily (weather permitting)
The Taphouse Grill is our casual outdoor bar and grill that celebrates a more contemporary Virginia than our historic neighbors across Duke of Gloucester Street. The menu features seafood, chicken and beef, highlighting Virginia specialties such as oysters, crab, and fresh produce. Steamed whole Virginia blue crabs are available during the summer. The Taphouse has a full bar that includes a wine menu featuring unique selections that highlight award winning wines from across the state, and a beer menu with more local microbrews on tap than any other outdoor restaurant in the area.  Live music is featured on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays all summer long! (weather permitting).

Every Thursday - Steal the Pint, 6-9 pm: Oct 15 - Flying Mouse Brewery; Oct 22 - Left Hand Brewing

Oceans & Ale, the Prime Outlets, 5601 Richmond Road, Williamsburg
Hours: Sun-Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am, Fri/Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Oceans & Ale is a classic seafood and steakhouse that prides itself on the highest food quality and guest service. We look to challenge the depths of flavor with seasonal menus and our combination of local and world renowned brews.

O&A carries 20 different draft beers on tap! We call 6 of these "The Rotating Taps" and they were designed to constantly evolve giving you the unique ability to try limited releases, seasonals & small batch brews! 253-2ALE for Reservations!

Rotating Taps: O'Connor Dry Irish Stout, Southern Tier Pumking, Breckenridge Vanilla Porter, Bold Rock Pear Cider, Hardywood Great Return IPA, Centennial IPA

Drink Happy - Be Safe

Follow the blogs at:




No comments:

Post a Comment