TGIF! No plans? No problem. Take a look at craft beer events taking place around the state this weekend.
- Open House at Half Full Brewery – $20 entry gets you samples all night, plus Half Full will be releasing cans of its limited Within Reach beer. HAPA Food Truck will be on site, too.
- March Madness at The Hops Company – The Hops Company will celebrate March Madness with Sam Adams new "Fresh as Helles" on draft all weekend. Play basketball bingo during the games, and on Sunday, shoot some mini hoops and enter a raffle to win a TV.
- Cask Weekend at Fairfield Craft Ales – Fairfield Craft Ales will be pouring a cast of their Little Darlin' New England IPA conditioned on habanero peppers.
- Flavour: Beer Tasting Event – Dozens of breweries from the Northeast will be on hand at this beer sampling event at the Fairfield Theatre Company. Reggae artist Ras Droppa will set the mood, and several food trucks will be on hand to serve up some grub.
- April Fools Day Massacre Show at Hanging Hills Brewing Company – One night, two bands, craft beer and burgers and fries from Ted's Restaurant of Cromwell.
- Outer Light 2nd Anniversary Party – Celebrate two years with Outer Light Brewing Company! The floor will be open for self-guided tours and there will be new releases on tap.
- MiKro Third Annual Greenhouse Beer Festival – MiKro Craft Beer Bar hosts the third annual Greenhouse Beer Festival at Michael's Greenhouses in Cheshire. Stroll through a greenhouse, sample craft beers from all over Connecticut and beyond, and grab a bite at one of the visiting food trucks.