Bed & Brew: 20+ U.S. Breweries with Beer Hotels


In 1994, Fredericksburg Brewing Company in Fredericksburg, Texas, coined the term “bed & brew” at its downtown brewpub where guests receive a pint on the house before retiring upstairs. To date, that bed & brew concept is gaining popularity – and beer lovers across the country can rest assured that…

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Plan Ahead: Check Out These Winter Beer Festivals


Many breweries and event companies around the U.S. are throwing beer festivals during the cold-weather months – and craft beer drinkers can’t get enough. After all, there’s nothing quite like a robust stout to keep you warm. Why not throw saisons, Belgian wits, and others into the mix? As a…

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Buffalo Beercation: Come for Niagara Falls, Stay for the Beer


Buffalo, New York, is known for wings, football and nearby Niagara Falls. Situated on the US-Canadian border, the city is no stranger to tourists. Visitors come to see the Falls, take in Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture and explore the home where Teddy Roosevelt was sworn in after President William McKinley…

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Beer Lover’s Guide to Denver International Airport


More than 60,000 beer enthusiasts will gather at the Great American Beer Festival to celebrate their beloved beverage this October. While Coloradans sure do love their craft beer, a decent portion of festival goers fly into Denver International Airport (DEN). If you’re one of them, you’ll be delighted to know…

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5 Epic Craft Beer Road Trips


That stretch of time from late spring into autumn is the best time to pack up the car and hit the road to explore the vast and beautiful place that is the good ol’ US of A. This year, skip the traditional asphalt crawl and turn your travels into ultimate…

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10 Breweries with a Great View of the Solar Eclipse

There aren’t many reasons for a craft brewery taproom to open early on a Monday morning. But this year, a once-in-a-century astronomical event has brewers in the 70-mile-wide stretch of area in which a total solar eclipse will turn day into virtual night will offer plenty of great drinks to…

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The Rising Tide of Alabama’s Gulf Coast Craft Breweries


Alabama’s Gulf Coast fits snugly between Florida’s Panhandle and southern Mississippi. Along this 60 mile stretch of coastline, you’ll find killer orange-pink sunsets, beaches, and a growing appetite for Gulf Coast craft breweries. Fairhope Brewing Company was the first to take the plunge in Lower Alabama in 2012. They won…

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Your Guide to Pennsylvania’s Independent Breweries and Beer


Pennsylvania has a long history of brewing that dates back to Colonial Days. George Washington made beer for his soldiers in the battlefields of Valley Forge, and the state was home to an influx of German immigrants who introduced the lager to North America. As an example of that heritage,…

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Your Guide to Michigan’s Independent Breweries and Beer


Michigan breweries sit at the heart of the Midwest craft beer world says Scott Graham, executive director of the Michigan Brewers Guild. The organization began 2017 with 223 brewery members, up 15 percent from 2016. The increase is part of an industry-wide boom that has occurred of late, much to…

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12 Brewery Music Venues to Visit in the South


You could argue that beer and music go together better than any other beer pairing. Bold words indeed when you consider all the combinations of beer and food, beer and lawn games, beer and … everything. But when we acknowledge that beer has been part of celebrations for thousands of…

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