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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Victory Brewing Company announces new brewpub in Leesburg, Virginia
September 3, 2014 – 9:53 am | No Comment
Victory Brewing Company announces new brewpub in Leesburg, Virginia

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News release
DOWNINGTOWN, PA, September 3, 2014 – Philadelphia area-based Victory Brewing Company is announcing the brewery’s plans to open an additional brewpub, Victory at Courthouse Square, in Leesburg, Virginia. Slated to open in the second …

Brews Cruise will set sale for Alaska
April 4, 2014 – 12:59 pm | No Comment
Brews Cruise will set sale for Alaska

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Cary, NC – April 4, 2014 – What vacation could be better for beer lovers than a cruise revolving around beer? A brews cruise where you can sample beer and share notes with industry expert …

Beer gifts: A trilogy of craft beer books to make you smarter
December 20, 2013 – 11:42 am | No Comment
Beer gifts: A trilogy of craft beer books to make you smarter

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Beer gift lists proliferate on websites and beer blogs this time of year, and I hesitated to post one because they often are redundant, featuring the same gadgets and novelty items as beer gift ideas. …

A new way to keep a beer bottle cold
December 5, 2013 – 11:26 am | No Comment
A new way to keep a beer bottle cold

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Once a bottle of beer is opened, there are few options to keep it cold while you’re drinking it. You can either consume it before it gets too warm, or you use a beer koozie. …

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

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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 …

Road Trips for Beer just became easier
November 13, 2013 – 11:07 am | No Comment
Road Trips for Beer just became easier

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Beer lovers, your prayers have been answered – visiting breweries just got easier.  Brew Trail (www.BrewTrail.com), the ultimate compilation of brewery information, has gone online and promises to make beer tourism a one-stop planning …

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 …

Guidebook to Northern California Breweries is released
September 1, 2013 – 1:24 pm | No Comment
Guidebook to Northern California Breweries is released

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We’ve been on a hiatus here at Road Trips for Beer – don’t worry, we’ll be back soon – but I wanted to quickly post that Stackpole Books released today another in its series of …

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 27 to 30, 2013
June 26, 2013 – 9:00 am | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for June 27 to 30, 2013

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Whew! Things are hot, eh?  Especially when you’re talking about the growing number of beer festivals. Three of the festivals listed are in their first year, and several more are in their second or third …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for June 21 to 23, 2013
June 21, 2013 – 5:06 pm | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for June 21 to 23, 2013

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The summer solstice falls on Friday, meaning this is the first Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for Summer 2013. As summer beer festival season kicks off, it becomes even more important to remember to two 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, …

Add Snowmass to your last-minute beer trip itinerary
June 7, 2013 – 11:33 am | No Comment
Add Snowmass to your last-minute beer trip itinerary

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Unless you live in Colorado, it may be a bit late to make a last-minute decision to attend the 10th annual Snowmass Chili Pepper & Brew Fest today and Saturday.
But if you can, do it.
Road …

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 …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for May 17 to 21, 2013
May 17, 2013 – 11:01 am | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for May 17 to 21, 2013

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We hope everyone is enjoying American Craft Beer Week 2013. What better way to finish it off that attending a beer festival to rub elbows with fellow beer geeks and the folks that make the …

Craft beer guide to Louisville, a.k.a. Derby City (from the archives)
May 2, 2013 – 11:41 am | No Comment
Craft beer guide to Louisville, a.k.a. Derby City (from the archives)

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Louisville, Kentucky equals bourbon, mint juleps and the Kentucky Derby, right? Wrong. The town offers so much more, and the traveling beer geek has plenty of local craft brew destinations to explore.
We spent a couple …

Smartphone BAC device nears release
April 29, 2013 – 8:28 pm | No Comment
Smartphone BAC device nears release

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We received this news a few weeks ago, but it’s a product we’ve been following since first hearing about its development.
A California company, Breathometer Inc., has developed a Breathalyzer device that will plug into a …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for April 19 to 21, 2013
April 17, 2013 – 10:09 am | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for April 19 to 21, 2013

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Due to circumstances beyond our control, we were not able to publish the Weekend Beer Festival Forecast last weekend. Apologies to those who submitted events to be listed.
Weather across the country remains unpredictable. Rain, snow, …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for March 20 to 24, 2013
March 21, 2013 – 8:35 am | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for March 20 to 24, 2013

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Spring has officially sprung, even though folks in some parts of the country are still shoveling snow from sidewalks.   But don’t let that stop you from enjoying a beer festival on your road trip. Some …

Susquehanna Ale Trail doubles number of stops for Passport Event
March 18, 2013 – 12:49 pm | No Comment
Susquehanna Ale Trail doubles number of stops for Passport Event

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If you’re taking a Road Trip for Beer to central Pennsylvania in April, you might want to look into this:
YORK, PA- The Susquehanna Ale Trail, a collection of breweries in central Pennsylvania committed to creating …

Craft beer growth means more destinations for road trippers
March 18, 2013 – 12:23 pm | No Comment
Craft beer growth means more destinations for road trippers

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Let’s say you wanted to plan a Road Trip for Beer in which you would visit each brewery in the United States, and for the sake of this exercise, at the pace of one brewery …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for March 8 to 10, 2013
March 6, 2013 – 8:51 pm | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for March 8 to 10, 2013

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Two years ago, the Kona Beer Festival in Hawaii was forced to relocate because of damage from the horrific tsunami that devastated parts of Japan. Of course, it’s hard to predict such tragic natural catastrophes …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for February 21-24, 2013
February 20, 2013 – 5:21 pm | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for February 21-24, 2013

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The winter beers are still flowing at festivals across the country this weekend, including at Dunedin Brewery’s Stogies & Stout in sunny Dunedin, Florida. Enjoy these thick, warming high-gravity brews while the weather remains appropriate …

Extreme Beer Fest is rescheduled; more tickets available
February 20, 2013 – 11:16 am | No Comment
Extreme Beer Fest is rescheduled; more tickets available

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The annual and always sold-out Extreme Beer Fest was to take place in Boston on February 8-9, but winter storm Nemo forced a postponement as roads became impassable and the city shut down public transportation.
Festival …

Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for February 7-10, 2013
February 6, 2013 – 11:10 am | No Comment
Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for February 7-10, 2013

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Now would be a great time for the band Journey to get back to their “City by the Bay” because San Francisco Beer Week starts Friday. Click this link for a full schedule of events …