Craft Beer Events This Weekend, March 24-26

TGIF! No plans? No problem. Take a look at craft beer events taking place around the state this weekend.

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Make this weekend a good one – try some new-to-you brews at one of these craft beer events!

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Am I missing any events? Let me know in the comments! 

Will Run for Beer: 2017 Edition

It may not look like it, considering the mounds of grungy, dirty snow enveloping the streets and sidewalks, but it’s spring! And spring means the start of racing season! Which really means, it’s time to run for beer!

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We ran and were rewarded with beer!

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Craft Beer Events This Weekend, March 17-19

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, and TGIF! No plans yet? No problem. Take a look at craft beer events and St. Paddy’s Day shenanigans taking place around the state this weekend.

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St. Paddy’s Day calls for green beer! Photo by VasenkaPhotography/FlickrCC. 

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Am I missing any events? Let me know in the comments! 

St. Patrick’s Day Beers (That Aren’t Guinness)

I have nothing against Guinness. Consider, however, that St. Patrick’s Day festivities tend to span the entire first two-thirds of March. You might get sick of drinking Guinness. Thus, I offer some local St. Patrick’s Day beers that can serve as alternatives to Guinness.

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I’ll never get sick of these ‘My Goodness My Guinness’ posters.

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Still Hill Brewery: Rocky Hill’s Hidden Gem

Tucked away in an industrial/business complex in Rocky Hill is true hidden gem: Still Hill Brewery, a microbrewery and tap room that opened just over a year ago.

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Still Hill Brewery is very cozy and rustic.

I was really impressed with Still Hill Brewery’s attention to detail with its decor. It doesn’t look like much from the outside, but you’d think you walked into a beautiful rustic space dedicated to the production and consumption of beer. There’s a mural (pictured above) and burlap accents throughout the tasting room. The staff at Still Hill Brewery certainly made the most of their space and utilized someone’s (or a few someone’s) artistic talents to make it feel less like a warehouse and more like a brew pub.

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