Welcome to the Virginia Beer Trail!

Please update your bookmarks as we’re gradually rebranding to our new name and website: Cheers Virginia!

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Over the next couple of months, we’ll keep the VABT online while we gradually move our content over to the new Cheers Virginia website. As of mid-December 2015, we’ve moved over the following features:

We anticipate moving our Events Calendar over to the new site over the next few weeks, however, we already have quite a number of events on the new site. Feel free to give it a visit!

The Virginia Beer Trail is a grassroots and craft beer-enjoying community initiative which aims to be one of the most comprehensive Virginia craft beer resources, directories and events calendars on the web as well as official and formal press releases often submitted by the breweries. We additionally offer weekly newsletters of our latest directory listings, events and news & info including our own news and reviews.

Great American Beer Festival 2014 logoWe are a community-driven resource and invite you to share and collaborate your enjoyment and appreciation for VA craft beer. Please feel free to register on our site, claim a listing in our Directory as well as leave reviews for your favorite Virginia craft beer-related breweries and establishments.

Congratulations to the 2015 medal winners and recipients at the 2015 Great American Beer Festival held in Denver, Colorado!

The Virginia Beer Trail wishes our sincere congratulations and appreciation to this year’s medal recipients and nominees at the Virginia Craft Brewers Festival, sponsored by the Virginia Brewers Guild and held at Devils Backbone Brewing Company’s Basecamp in Nelson County, Virginia.VA Craft Brewers Fest 2015

Please note that our site is very much a continued work in progress. Feel free to contact us with any input, suggestions, criticism, etc. you might have. We welcome and value your input!

Upcoming Events
Feb
6
Sat
12:00 pm Arts ‘N Ales @ Wild Wolf Brewing
Arts ‘N Ales @ Wild Wolf Brewing
Feb 6 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Arts 'N Ales @ Wild Wolf Brewing | Nellysford | Virginia | United States
Wild Wolf Brewing Company is teaming up with local artists to give our guests the chance to take a piece of Virginia home with them. Every Saturday and Sunday Wild Wolf will host an “Arts[...]
12:00 pm FREE Tours at O’Connor Brewing Co. @ O'Connor Brewing Co.
FREE Tours at O’Connor Brewing Co. @ O'Connor Brewing Co.
Feb 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
FREE Tours at O'Connor Brewing Co. @ O'Connor Brewing Co. | Norfolk | Virginia | United States
Saturdays & Sundays mean FUN TIMES ALL DAY LONG AT O’CONNOR BREWING CO.! Brewery tours are on Saturdays and Sundays every hour on the hour from 12-4pm. They are totally FREE; you can follow up[...]
2:00 pm Brewery Tour – Three Notch’d Bre... @ Three Notch'd Brewing Company
Brewery Tour – Three Notch’d Bre... @ Three Notch'd Brewing Company
Feb 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Brewery Tour - Three Notch'd Brewing Company @ Three Notch'd Brewing Company | Charlottesville | Virginia | United States
FREE Brewery Tour every Saturday starting at 2pm.
4:00 pm Acoustic Afternoons @ James Rive... @ James River Brewery
Acoustic Afternoons @ James Rive... @ James River Brewery
Feb 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Acoustic Afternoons @ James River Brewery @ James River Brewery | Scottsville | Virginia | United States
Join James River Brewery every Saturday, 4pm – 6pm, for Live Music
Feb
7
Sun
12:00 pm $1 off 6-packs @ Starr Hill @ Starr Hill Brewery
$1 off 6-packs @ Starr Hill @ Starr Hill Brewery
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
$1 off 6-packs @ Starr Hill @ Starr Hill Brewery | Crozet | Virginia | United States
Sunday is $1 off all 6-packs at Starr Hill. We’re open Noon – 6pm
12:00 pm Arts ‘N Ales @ Wild Wolf Brewing
Arts ‘N Ales @ Wild Wolf Brewing
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Arts 'N Ales @ Wild Wolf Brewing | Nellysford | Virginia | United States
Wild Wolf Brewing Company is teaming up with local artists to give our guests the chance to take a piece of Virginia home with them. Every Saturday and Sunday Wild Wolf will host an “Arts[...]
12:00 pm FREE Tours at O’Connor Brewing Co. @ O'Connor Brewing Co.
FREE Tours at O’Connor Brewing Co. @ O'Connor Brewing Co.
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
FREE Tours at O'Connor Brewing Co. @ O'Connor Brewing Co. | Norfolk | Virginia | United States
Saturdays & Sundays mean FUN TIMES ALL DAY LONG AT O’CONNOR BREWING CO.! Brewery tours are on Saturdays and Sundays every hour on the hour from 12-4pm. They are totally FREE; you can follow up[...]
Feb
8
Mon
4:00 pm Cards Against Humanity Throw Dow... @ Strangeways Brewing
Cards Against Humanity Throw Dow... @ Strangeways Brewing
Feb 8 @ 4:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cards Against Humanity Throw Down (Strangeways - Richmond) @ Strangeways Brewing | Richmond | Virginia | United States
Who couldn’t use a night of good beer, insane laughter, and extreme inappropriateness on a Monday? Here the skinny: 1. Bring a team of 4-7 people and make sure one of you owns the game[...]
4:00 pm Cards Against Humanity Throwdown...
Cards Against Humanity Throwdown...
Feb 8 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Who couldn’t use a night of good beer, insane hilarity, and extreme inappropriateness on a Monday? Here the skinny: 1. Bring a team of 4-8 people and make sure one of you owns the game[...]
10:00 pm DoG Street Pub Running Club @ DoG Street Pub
DoG Street Pub Running Club @ DoG Street Pub
Feb 8 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
DoG Street Pub Running Club @ DoG Street Pub | Williamsburg | Virginia | United States
A family & dog friendly casual running club in the Colonial area. We meet every Monday at DoG Street Pub. Run starts at 6pm. Mission Promote fitness & fellowship in the Williamsburg community through a[...]
6:00 pm Joggers and Lagers at Port City ... @ Port City Brewing Company
Joggers and Lagers at Port City ... @ Port City Brewing Company
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Joggers and Lagers at Port City Brewing - Alexandria @ Port City Brewing Company | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Mondays get you down? We have some great news that we have teamed up with Pacers for our Fun Run series: Joggers and Lagers that will be held every Monday at Port City Brewing Co.[...]
Feb
9
Tue
11:00 am $2 Tuesday @ South Street @ South Street Brewery
$2 Tuesday @ South Street @ South Street Brewery
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
$2 Tuesday @ South Street @ South Street Brewery | Charlottesville | Virginia | United States
Come out to South Street Brewery for $2 drafts every Tuesday until 9pm!