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Upcoming Events
Sep
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all-day Southern Season Beer Extravaganz... @ Southern Season
Southern Season Beer Extravaganz... @ Southern Season
Sep 4 – Nov 8 all-day
Southern Season Beer Extravaganza & Homebrew Contest @ Southern Season | Richmond | Virginia | United States
LADIES AND GENTS START YOUR BREWS! Deadline for submitting your brew is Saturday, November 1, 2014. You can fill out a entry form below or download your entry form here. PDF Shop some of our[...]
Oct
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4:00 pm Halloweek at Strangeways Brewing! @ Strangeways Brewing
Halloweek at Strangeways Brewing! @ Strangeways Brewing
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – Nov 2 @ 7:00 pm
Halloweek at Strangeways Brewing! @ Strangeways Brewing | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Something delicious this way comes… It’s time again for RVA Magazine’s Halloweek, and we’ve got plenty in store at the Laboratory: All week – Gourd of Thunder Imperial Pumpkin Porter is the official beer of[...]
Oct
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12:00 pm Starr Hill Tap Room Halloween Pa... @ Starr Hill
Starr Hill Tap Room Halloween Pa... @ Starr Hill
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Starr Hill Tap Room Halloween Party & Shakedown Release @ Starr Hill | Crozet | Virginia | United States
Join the party at the Starr Hill Tap Room on Halloween and enjoy a pint of our newest brew, Shakedown Imperial Chocolate Cherry Stout! There will be Halloween-themed music, food, and a costume contest, so[...]
4:00 pm Halloween at Ardent Craft Ales @ Ardent Craft Ales
Halloween at Ardent Craft Ales @ Ardent Craft Ales
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Halloween at Ardent Craft Ales @ Ardent Craft Ales | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Ardent’s inaugural Halloween celebration includes an all-evening showing of classic scary films including Nosferatu, Metropolitan, and Evil Dead. To make sure we get through every flick we will be staying open late until midnight! So[...]
4:00 pm Halloween Party and Port Barrel ... @ Champion Brewing Company
Halloween Party and Port Barrel ... @ Champion Brewing Company
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Halloween Party and Port Barrel Megalodon Bottle Release! @ Champion Brewing Company | Charlottesville | Virginia | United States
Here it is! Halloween dance party with DJ PHIL FREE and the Port Barrel Megalodon BOTTLE RELEASE! Bottle sales will start at 4, and the party goes until last call. Limit 3 22-oz bombers per[...]
4:00 pm Rare, Kooky, or Barrel Aged Beer... @ Adroit Theory Brewing Company
Rare, Kooky, or Barrel Aged Beer... @ Adroit Theory Brewing Company
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Rare, Kooky, or Barrel Aged Beer Festival @ Adroit Theory Brewing Company | Purcellville | Virginia | United States
Just like with prior Festivals, we are electing to use a Drink Ticket System to simply ordering. Their is no cost to attend; simply purchase as many tickets as you like either at the main[...]
4:00 pm Strangeways Brewing presents: Va... @ Strangeways Brewing
Strangeways Brewing presents: Va... @ Strangeways Brewing
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – Nov 2 @ 7:00 pm
Strangeways Brewing presents: Vatos Muertos Beer Release Weekend @ Strangeways Brewing | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Introducing the latest and greatest in the Strangeways lineup: Vatos Muertos! Join us for a weekend of food, music, and, as always, beer that is unexpected, unprecedented, and undeniably delicious. Elizabeth Rothera will be onsite[...]
4:00 pm There Will Be Blood-The Masque o... @ Triple Crossing Brewery
There Will Be Blood-The Masque o... @ Triple Crossing Brewery
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
There Will Be Blood-The Masque of The Red Death Beer Release @ Triple Crossing Brewery | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Join us at Triple Crossing Brewing Company on Halloween as we release our newest hop forward elixir, The Masque of The Red Death Double Red Ale! Lili and The Dirty Moccasins will perform in our[...]
5:00 pm HALLOWEEN BASH & LIVE FRIDAYS MU... @ Devils Backbone Outpost
HALLOWEEN BASH & LIVE FRIDAYS MU... @ Devils Backbone Outpost
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
HALLOWEEN BASH & LIVE FRIDAYS MUSIC BY THE MARLA PALMA BAND @ OUTPOST @ Devils Backbone Outpost | Lexington | Virginia | United States
Halloween shenanigans, spooky brews and the Marla Palma Band! Sport your best Halloween costume and have a pint with us on Halloween. Prizes for costume contest, so do it up!
5:00 pm HALLOWEEN PARTY WITH LIVE MUSIC ... @ Devils Backbone Basecamp
HALLOWEEN PARTY WITH LIVE MUSIC ... @ Devils Backbone Basecamp
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
HALLOWEEN PARTY WITH LIVE MUSIC BY THE MISSISSIPPI LEGHOUND @ BASECAMP @ Devils Backbone Basecamp | Roseland | Virginia | United States
Mississippi Leghound live in the pub with our traditional an wild Halloween contest plus Halloween shenanigans spooky brews & Who will be the winner this year with the best Halloween outfit!

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  • #Repost from @palefirebrewing. Upcoming #VABeer! —Tasting room is coming along nicely!
    9 hours ago

    by vabeertrail

    #Repost from @palefirebrewing. Upcoming #VABeer! —Tasting room is coming along nicely!

  • #Repost from @legendpeejus. 10th year #VABeer #Halloween party at @legendbrewingco! —Someone hasto promoteit right This is like the tenth year weve thrown this party. So as well as your humble narrator playing the hits from the 60s to the current top 40, and every and anything in between, we have costume contests and prizes and if noje of that is gour gig? I also play silent era horror movies behind the DJ booth. This year is a triple feature, the cyrpt of dr caligari, the phantom carriage, and the cat and the canary. #Rva #rvahalloween #Halloween #rvacraftbeer #craftbeer
    8 hours ago

    by vabeertrail

    #Repost from @legendpeejus. 10th year #VABeer #Halloween party at @legendbrewingco! —Someone hasto promoteit right This is like the tenth year weve thrown this party. So as well as your humble narrator playing the hits from the 60s to the current top 40, and every and anything in between, we have costume contests and prizes and if noje of that is gour gig? I also play silent era horror movies behind the DJ booth. This year is a triple feature, the cyrpt of dr caligari, the phantom carriage, and the cat and the canary. #Rva #rvahalloween #Halloween #rvacraftbeer #craftbeer

  • #Repost from @rvacapworks. #VABeer with #RVABeerWeek! —Not necessarily Halloween, but it seemed relevant, especially considering it's almost basketball season. Go Rams! Photo by @ksantphotography #letsgovcu
    9 hours ago

    by vabeertrail

    #Repost from @rvacapworks. #VABeer with #RVABeerWeek! —Not necessarily Halloween, but it seemed relevant, especially considering it's almost basketball season. Go Rams! Photo by @ksantphotography #letsgovcu

  • #Repost from @trinkindotcom. Cannable #VABeer! —Bad A$$! New 32oz canning system! @strangewaysrva continues to win the label game.
    9 hours ago

    by vabeertrail

    #Repost from @trinkindotcom. Cannable #VABeer! —Bad A$$! New 32oz canning system! @strangewaysrva continues to win the label game.

  • #Repost from @sdoyle357. #VABeer & books! —Beer and books. If there is a better way to spend an afternoon I'm all ears  #eightpointipa #survivor #chuckpalahniuk #devilsbackbonebrewingcompany #indiapaleale #craftbeer #beerandbooks #craftbeercommunity #craftconnoisseur #drinkcraft #cheers
    8 hours ago

    by vabeertrail

    #Repost from @sdoyle357. #VABeer & books! —Beer and books. If there is a better way to spend an afternoon I'm all ears #eightpointipa #survivor #chuckpalahniuk #devilsbackbonebrewingcompany #indiapaleale #craftbeer #beerandbooks #craftbeercommunity #craftconnoisseur #drinkcraft #cheers

  • #Repost from @ardentcraftales. More #VABeer #Halloween! —Nothing better than a Friday Halloween. Open 4 to MIDNIGHT tomorrow for an all-night classic scary movie party!
    9 hours ago

    by vabeertrail

    #Repost from @ardentcraftales. More #VABeer #Halloween! —Nothing better than a Friday Halloween. Open 4 to MIDNIGHT tomorrow for an all-night classic scary movie party!

  • #Repost from @the_zarf. Lots of #VABeer! —Last night was a #VA #IPA night. #beer #instabeer #beerstagram #drinklocal
    20 hours ago

    by vabeertrail

    #Repost from @the_zarf. Lots of #VABeer! —Last night was a #VA #IPA night. #beer #instabeer #beerstagram #drinklocal

  • #Repost from @oldbusthead. #VABeer #Halloween! —We'll see all you party people at the HALLOWEEN BASH tomorrow night!  Beer, live music from @deerparkavenue, food from Fava Pot, costume contest with prizes and extended hours til 10pm!
    9 hours ago

    by vabeertrail

    #Repost from @oldbusthead. #VABeer #Halloween! —We'll see all you party people at the HALLOWEEN BASH tomorrow night! Beer, live music from @deerparkavenue, food from Fava Pot, costume contest with prizes and extended hours til 10pm!