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October 2017

I Love Lucy Grape Stomp @ Southern Connecticut Wine Co

October 22, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - October 23, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Southern Connecticut Wine Co., 65 S Colony Street
Wallingford, CT 06492
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Have you ever wanted to stomp grapes like Lucille Ball? We are giving you the chance for free! Join us at SoConn and step inside our barrel of grape skins, make an appointment to get your hair and make-up by Frenchie's Salon and take a selfie or get your photo snapped by our professional photographer. For a private photo shoot on Monday, please call Frenchie's Salon. Facebook Event Page

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Seasonal Tap Takeover @ Plan B Glastonbury

October 25, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Plan B Glastonbury, 120 Hebron Avenue
Glastonbury, CT 06033
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Welcome Fall with a seasonal tap takeover full of Oktoberfest and Pumpkin beers! German-inspired Menu & Seasonal Drafts on tap ALL DAY at Plan B in Glastonbury RSVP on Facebook Draft Line-Up Includes:  Southern Tier Cold Pressed Coffee Pumpking Back East Octoberfest Cisco Pumple Drumkin Goose Island Goose Fest Bier Sam Adams Oktoberfest Shiner Octoberfest Thomas Hooker Octoberfest Traveler Beer Jack ‘o Shandy Brooklyn Oktoberfest

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Halloween Bash at Guilford Mooring

October 27, 2017 @ 9:00 pm
Guilford Mooring, 505 Whitefield Street
Guilford, CT 06437
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Guilford Mooring in Guilford, CT is teaming up with Stony Creek Brewery to throw a Tim Burton themed Halloween Bash on Friday, October 27 beginning at 9pm. The evening will include beer and cocktail specials, a late-night food menu, costume contests, prizes and giveaways and more! Cost: $10 cover charge, with a $3 donation from each cover donated to the Daniel Cosgrove Animal Shelter. RSVP on Facebook

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Nod Hill Brewery Opening Day in Ridgefield

October 28, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nod Hill Brewery, 137 Ethan Allen Hwy
Ridgefield, CT 06877
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Raise Your Glass and Smile…Ridgefield’s Nod Hill Brewery will Open Its Doors on October 28th Nod Hill Brewery, Ridgefield’s first craft brewery, will officially open for business and toasting on Saturday, October 28th from 12pm to 9pm. The brewery will be serving 7 different beers in full pours, flights, and growlers to go. “It has been well over a year in the making for us, so we are beyond thrilled to finally open our doors and see our dream come…

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Middletown Craft Beer Bar Crawl

October 28, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Middle Craft Beer Bar Crawl, Main Street
Middletown, CT 06457
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Enjoy your last weekend of October in Middletown, Connecticut for a Craft Beer Crawl you won't forget! Once again, there will have a great lineup of venues and breweries participating to supply you amazing limited, vintage, seasonal, core beers, & some limited casks! The event starts out strong at Hop Knot at 1PM and the last stop will be Eli Cannon's to close out a great day at roughly 7PM! RSVP on Facebook

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November 2017

Denali Night Out in Old Saybrook

November 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Denali, 75 Main St
Old Saybrook, 06475 United States
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$5.00

Join Denali and Sherpa Adventure Gear for a Denali Night Out stop at the Old Saybrook store. They will have beer, wine, light refreshments, an ever popular raffle, and live music. Admission is a $5.00 donation to the Old Saybrook Land Trust, and the first 50 people receive a free pint glass. RSVP on Facebook

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Beardsley Zoo Second Annual Comedy Night

November 3, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Warehouse at Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St
Fairfield, CT 06824
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Join Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo for our Second Annual Comedy Night! This evening features three spectacular comedians, wine and beer open bar, live and silent auction, and more. Featuring Cory Kahaney, grand finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, along with Andy Pitz and Jon Fisch. Doors open at 7pm; show starts at 8. Visit beardsleyzoo.org for more details and tickets. Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adult admission (ages 12 & older) is $15.00; children (ages…

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Connecticut Brewers Fest

November 6, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Two Roads Brewing Company, 1700 Stratford Ave
Stratford, CT 06615 United States
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Starting CT Craft Beer Month off right. Come to the Connecticut Brewers Fest at Two Roads Brewing Company in Stratford. All proceeds benefit the CT Brewers Guild. Many breweries from around the Constitution State will be pouring their brews under one roof.

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Wine Tasting Event at the VFW

November 10, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
VFW Niantic, 39 Columbus Ave
Niantic, CT

The Friends of Smith-Harris House are hosting a Wine Tasting on November 10th from 6 to 9 that features over six Thanksgiving wines,  light refreshments and a basket raffle. All proceeds support the preservation of the Smith-Harris House Advance tickets are available for $20 You must be 21 years of age and older to attend. Contact: johnmaggip@gmail.com or 860-739-2762 for advance tickets

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Foxwoods On Tap

November 11, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line Blvd
Mashantucket, CT 06338-3777 United States
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Jackpot! The 2nd Annual Foxwoods On Tap Craft Beer Festival returns this November and we’re upping the ante after last year’s inaugural event sold out! Join us at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Saturday, November 11th in the Premier Ballroom from 4-7pm. Enjoy live music from winner of Foxwoods 2017 Battle of the Bands - The Noble Impoverished - while sampling more than 150 craft beers from 70+ of America’s best craft breweries. Want to feel like a high roller? Purchase…

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Wine & Chocolate Pairing Event @ Southern Connecticut Wine Co.

November 11, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Southern Connecticut Wine Co., 65 S Colony Street
Wallingford, CT 06492
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Join the Southern Connecticut Wine Co. in celebrating 50 wonderful years of Teachers and Parents working together in a growing preschool program. The Wine & Chocolate Pairing event will feature 5 hand selected wines and 5 specially selected chocolates paired by the specialists at the Southern Connecticut Wine Company. Chocolates will be provided by Tcho Chocolates, a California company that specializes in Organic chocolates. Your ticket will include a flight of 5 wines, a box of 5 specially selected chocolates…

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Denali Night Out (New Haven)

November 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Trailblazer, 296 Elm St
New Haven, CT 06511 United States
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Join Denali and Mountain Khakis for a Denali Night Out stop at Trailblazer New Haven benefiting Common Ground High School, Urban Farm, and Environmental Education Center. There will be beer from Black Hog Brewing Co., wine from Votto Vines, light refreshments, live music, and our ever popular raffle. When: Thursday, November 16, 6:00 to 8:00 pm Admission: $5 donation First 50 people get a free pint glass. Check the Facebook page for up-to-date information

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Mystic Harvest Beer Dinner

November 17, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mystic Yachting Center, 90 Essex St
Groton, CT 06340 United States
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Celebrate the bounty of the season during Mystic’s Harvest Beer Dinner presented by Ocean Blue Catering. Join us at the Mystic Yachting Center for a delectable evening with a cornucopia of local craft beer from Epicure Brewing. Enjoy a gourmet five-course meal featuring a pairing of beers. Advanced registration required; must be 21+ to attend. Buy Tickets Now Mystic Harvest Beer Dinner Menu GBGB Sour Cherry Crostini with Chevre Cheese Spread & Grilled Fig Grilled Cheese with Manchego & Mango…

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Narragansett Beer Made on Honor Market (Pawtucket, RI)

November 18, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - November 19, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Narragansett Brewery at The Guild, 461 Main Street
Pawtucket, RI
Narragansett Beer Made on Honor Market

With the holiday season quickly approaching, it’s the perfect time of year show to support of our local communities. This year, Narragansett Beer is spreading some holiday cheer with the first-ever “Made on Honor Market” on November 18-19. It’s a two-day indoor festival showcasing some of Narragansett’s favorite makers, artists and small businesses. Inspired by its Emmy-award winning “Made on Honor” video series which profiles local makers and craftsmen, the two-day shindig will feature dozens of independent brands, including New Haven’s…

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Dinner with Fox Farm Brewery @ Engine Room Mystic

November 19, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Engine Room, 14 Holmes St
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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Dinner with Fox Farm Brewery at Engine Room Mystic

For Engine Room, the search for craft beer has become more of an obsession than a passion. Our mission is to bring you the rare, the revolutionary, and the radical brews that hop heads are perfecting all over the world. Often times our search leads us right into our own backyard, and in this case, to the small Connecticut town of Salem. Join Fox Farm Brewery to for a multi-course dinner paired with stellar brews from Fox Farm Brewery. Meet…

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December 2017

The Hops Company Annual Home for the Holidays Beer Event (Derby)

December 1, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Hops Company, 43 Marshall Lane
Derby, CT
The Hops Company Annual Home for the Holidays Beer Event

Connecticut’s only authentic beer garden, will host its 2nd annual “Road Home for the Holidays” charitable event on Friday, December 1, 2017 from 3pm until close. Partnering with Two Roads Brewery for the second year, the event will be a memorable night filled with fun, food, great beer, games and contests to benefit military service men and women. The Hops Company and Two Roads will donate $1 from the sale of each Two Roads pint of beer to the Helping…

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New Haven’s Fourth Annual Repeal of Prohibition Party

December 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
New Haven New Haven, CT 06501-06540 United States + Google Map
New Haven's Fourth Annual Repeal of Prohibition Party

Celebrate the 4th Annual Repeal of Prohibition, Saturday, December 2 in New Haven, Connecticut. In 1920, The US government passed the 18th Amendment, ‘The Volstead Act’, prohibiting the sale and consumption of ‘intoxicating liquors, wine and beer’. Prohibition, as it was called, threw the United States into a dark and violent period with massive amounts of violence and corruption. Crooked politicians, bootleggers and gangsters flourished until the government REPEALED PROHIBTION, with the 21st amendment on December 5th, 1933. Please join us…

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Patagonia Pint Night (New Haven)

December 7, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Patagonia New Haven, 1 Broadway
New Haven, CT 06510
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$5.00
Patagonia Pint Night New Haven

Join Patagonia New Haven and students from Yale's Environmental Protection Clinic for a Pint Night to benefit Futaleufu Riverkeeper, a not-for-profit organization protecting the cultural and environmental legacy of the Futaleufu watershed in northern Patagonia. We will have beer from Blue Point Brewery, wine, light refreshments, prizes, and more. Entry is a $5 donation to Futaleufu Riverkeeper, and the first 50 people will receive a free pint glass.

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12 Bars of Christmas @ Foxwoods

December 15, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - December 16, 2017 @ 12:00 am
Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line Blvd
Mashantucket, CT 06338-3777 United States
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12 Bars of Christmas @ Foxwoods

Enjoy old friends or make new ones during Foxwoods' Annual Holiday Pub Crawl. Try special holiday themed cocktails across 12 bars and restaurants on property and then finish your evening at Centrale in Fox Tower with a DJ, Dancing and Prizes. Put on your tackiest, ugliest sweater and enter to win a $100 Tanger Outlets Gift Card, so you can buy yourself a new sweater! What's more, $10 of the admission ticket is donated to the United Way to help…

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January 2018

Connecticut Beerfest @ the Connecticut Convention Center

January 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Connecticut Beerfest January 6

Jenks Productions is elated to announce the inaugural Connecticut Beerfest at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford on Saturday January 6th, 2018. Jenks has been producing the largest consumer events in New England since 1979 and has expertly assembled breweries to offer their unique beverages at our exciting first annual beer festival. Our CT beer fest is sure to impress even the most avid beer masters and connoisseurs. NOTE: Please check the Facebook event page for date changes The Connecticut…

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