A guide for your next Florida Road Trip for Beer
November 13, 2013 – 11:23 am | No Comment

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A long road has been traversed that involved thousands of miles, dozens of beers and visits to every brewery in Florida from Key West to Pensacola for conversations with brewers, owners and managers.
My book has …

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Great American Beer Festival 2013: We’re on our way
October 8, 2013 – 6:13 pm | No Comment
Great American Beer Festival 2013: We’re on our way

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It’s time to check another one off the Road Trips for Beer bucket list: a trip to the Great American Beer Festival in Denver.
I’ll be at three of the festival’s four sessions: Thursday night, Saturday …

Plot your medal-winning Road Trips for Beer with The Roaming Pint
July 18, 2013 – 6:24 pm | No Comment
Plot your medal-winning Road Trips for Beer with The Roaming Pint

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We wanted to point our readers to this very cool graphic created by our friends at The Roaming Pint, the travel/beer blog run by RV nomads Brian and Maria who are making a point of …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for June 14 to June 16, 2013
June 14, 2013 – 9:56 am | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for June 14 to June 16, 2013

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Hello Road Trips for Beer readers! Before we get to this weekend’s festivals,  I have a favor to ask you. I’m in the running to win a beer blogger contest to the CanFest in Reno, …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for May 24 to 26, 2013
May 22, 2013 – 11:08 am | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for May 24 to 26, 2013

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The Weekend Beer Festival Forecast publishes each Wednesday to alert beer road trippers about beer festivals and other brew-related events during the upcoming weekend.
Click on the links to learn more.
If you would like your event …

Put your vote in the (beer) can for a good man
October 6, 2012 – 9:00 am | No Comment
Put your vote in the (beer) can for a good man

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It’s East Coast vs. West Coast. Two good friends pitted against each other in the most important election this year. And we want the best man to win.
Unexpectedly, the annual beer blogger contest for the …

Beer Can Fan Fiction: ‘The Case of the Blonde and the Nice Can’
October 5, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Beer Can Fan Fiction: ‘The Case of the Blonde and the Nice Can’

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The 2012 election is on! It’s between me and my good friend Mike from BrewDad as to which one of us will be lucky enough to win a trip to Reno for the 2012 CANFEST, …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for September 28 to 30, 2012
September 26, 2012 – 1:38 pm | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for September 28 to 30, 2012

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The Weekend Beer Festival Forecast publishes each Wednesday to alert beer road trippers about beer festivals and other brew-related events during the upcoming weekend.
Click on the links to learn more.
If you would like your event …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for July 12 to 15, 2012
July 11, 2012 – 9:41 pm | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for July 12 to 15, 2012

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The Weekend Beer Festival Forecast publishes each Wednesday to alert beer road trippers about beer festivals and other brew-related events during the upcoming weekend.
Click on the links to learn more.
If you would like your event …

Win a Spot on a Hike and Bike Beer Tour of Colorado
May 29, 2012 – 2:07 pm | No Comment
Win a Spot on a Hike and Bike Beer Tour of Colorado

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The folks at Zephyr Adventures are doing it again. Last year, the adventure travel company gave away a spot on a six-day Hike, Bike & Beer Adventure in the areas of Yellowstone and Grand Teton …

Super Bowl offers Indy a chance to promote its craft beer scene – and it will
January 11, 2012 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
Super Bowl offers Indy a chance to promote its craft beer scene – and it will

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The Indiana craft beer community thrives as much as any in the United States, though it may not get as much press as Colorado, Oregon or Asheville, North Carolina.
The state’s breweries scored nine medals at …

Itinerary Ideas: Visiting a Hops Farm in Oregon
January 3, 2012 – 8:00 am | One Comment
Itinerary Ideas: Visiting a Hops Farm in Oregon

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The 2011 Beer Bloggers Conference in Portland, Oregon, certainly ranks as one of our top road trips of the year. Though the days were spent in sessions – admittedly, sometimes accompanied by beer – the …

Find Gerard at Beer Bloggers Conference 2011 for Free Craft Beer Cigars and Gear
August 17, 2011 – 4:02 pm | No Comment
Find Gerard at Beer Bloggers Conference 2011 for Free Craft Beer Cigars and Gear

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Beervana at last!
Road Trips for Beer editor Gerard Walen will arrive in Portland, Oregon, on Thursday to attend the second annual Beer Bloggers Conference.
Beer writers and bloggers will descend on Portland from Friday to Sunday …

Weekend Beer Forecast for August 19 to 21, 2011
August 17, 2011 – 6:00 am | No Comment
Weekend Beer Forecast for August 19 to 21, 2011

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The Weekend Beer Forecast publishes each Wednesday to alert beer road trippers about beer festivals and other brew-related events during the upcoming weekend.
Click on the links to learn more.
If you would like your event to …

Florida Beer Pairing Dinner is Worth a Road Trip to Gainesville
July 7, 2011 – 6:00 am | 2 Comments
Florida Beer Pairing Dinner is Worth a Road Trip to Gainesville

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Story and photos by Amie M
Gainesville is a city full of originals.
If you’re a music fan, chances are you have heard of Tom Petty, the Eagles or Less Than Jake. Gatorade was invented at the …

Weekend Beer Forecast for June 23-26, 2011
June 22, 2011 – 6:00 am | No Comment
Weekend Beer Forecast for June 23-26, 2011

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This feature appears each Wednesday to alert beer road trippers about beer festivals and other brew-related events during the upcoming weekend.
Click on the links to learn more.
If you would like your event to appear here, …

Alexander Keith’s Harnesses Social Media for Live Beer Tasting
June 21, 2011 – 11:43 am | No Comment
Alexander Keith’s Harnesses Social Media for Live Beer Tasting

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When Nova Scotia brewery Alexander Keith’s decided to introduce three new beers into the United States, it embraced a novel way to do it.
It contacted a variety of beer writers, including Road Trips for Beer …

Craft Beer Convention Set for San Diego
April 26, 2011 – 6:00 am | No Comment
Craft Beer Convention Set for San Diego

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Lots of beer geeks also lay claim to being regular geeks, and crossovers with such nerd-a-licious events as the annual Comic-Con are not uncommon. But for those whose geekdom extends only to the enjoyment and …

‘Indiana Breweries,’ a well-written guide to craft beer in the Hoosier State
April 14, 2011 – 6:00 am | 2 Comments
‘Indiana Breweries,’ a well-written guide to craft beer in the Hoosier State

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Editors note: This post debuts a new feature on Road Trips for Beer. “View Pints” will feature reviews and previews of books, magazines, movies and videos related to beer and beer travel. Anyone wishing to …

Take a Beer and Cycling Tour Through Two National Parks
March 3, 2011 – 2:41 pm | No Comment
Take a Beer and Cycling Tour Through Two National Parks

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Zephyr Adventures, the adventure tour operator that organizes the Beer Bloggers Conference, is combining those two areas of expertise to offer a six-day Hike, Bike & Beer Adventure in the areas of Yellowstone and Grand …

Beer tours by bicycle: Next stop, Belgium
February 14, 2011 – 6:00 am | One Comment
Beer tours by bicycle: Next stop, Belgium

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Regular readers of Road Trips for Beer may remember when I wrote about Evan Cohan and his summer bicycle-and-beer tour of microbreweries in the Northeast U.S. and adjacent areas of Canada. Well, Evan has been …

New beer blog focuses on Florida
February 3, 2011 – 3:50 pm | 3 Comments
New beer blog focuses on Florida

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I’d like to invite you to visit my new beer blog, Beer in Florida.
Its existence owes itself to a few factors:

I live in Florida and visit a lot of beer places that don’t quite fit …

Top 10 Road Trips for Beer in 2010: Yours and mine
December 21, 2010 – 11:46 am | One Comment
Top 10 Road Trips for Beer in 2010: Yours and mine

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As the first calendar year of Road Trips for Beer’s existence draws nigh, I thought I’d take a look back at the most memorable road trips of 2010: five of ours, and five of yours. …

Beer Blogger Conference sets dates for 2011 in London and Oregon.
December 14, 2010 – 2:48 pm | One Comment
Beer Blogger Conference sets dates for 2011 in London and Oregon.

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Zephyr Adventures, organizer of the inaugural Beer Bloggers Conference in Boulder, Colorado, this year, just announced the official dates of two more conferences for 2011 – one in London, and the other in Portland, Oregon.
Here’s …

Beer Bloggers Conference: Here’s the word
December 7, 2010 – 12:58 pm | 4 Comments
Beer Bloggers Conference: Here’s the word

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It’s been a month since the inaugural Beer Bloggers Conference wrapped up in Boulder, Colorado, and I’ve since been trying to pull together the threads of what I brought back from it.
If you’re unaware of …

Blogging ‘bout beer at Beer Bloggers Conference.
November 4, 2010 – 8:20 pm | One Comment
Blogging ‘bout beer at Beer Bloggers Conference.

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This spot is where I’ll be posting short updates and pictures during the 2010 Beer Bloggers Conference Nov. 5-7 in Boulder, Colorado.
Post Mortem
Alas, between sketchy Internet service and just too darn much going on, my …