Sip Some Suds for Wilmington Beer Week

Attend Wilmington Beer Week October 22-29 to celebrate suds with beer dinners, tap takeovers, and festivals like the Voracious & Rare Beer Festival and the Lighthouse Beer and Wine Festival. Learn more about Wilmington Beer Week here and read more about the event offerings and Wilmington's exploding craft beer scene in this blog post.

October 26

The Sour BarnThe Sour Barn
5:00 PM
Taste pours of Wicked Weed sours and learn about each beer, its flavors and how it was developed.

An Evening with Red Brick Brewing at Fermental Beer & Wine
7:00 PM
Here the latest news and enjoy craft beers from Red Brick Brewing at Fermental Beer & Wine.

Island Beverage Tap Takeover
9:00 PM
Come see what everyone has been saying about Island Beverage and enjoy the Orange Blossom Brewing tap takeover!

October 27

Bombers BeverageBarrel Aged Bliss at Bombers Beverage Co. 
4:00 PM
Enjoy this ode to the lovely wooden barrels that help to make perfectly aged beer! The tap list for the evening doesn't disappoint with drafts such as Wicked Weed Old Fashioned, Thirsty Dog Rye Whiskey Siberian Night and more.

Sweet Potato Porter Special Release at Flytrap Brewing
5:00 PM
Join Flytrap Brewing and see what all the fuss is about! This Southern inspired Sweet Potato Porter is making its debut October 27. 

Free Beer Tasting at Whole Foods
5:00 PM
Whole Foods Wilmington will be offering free beer tastings from their 12 draft beers, including local brews from Wilmington. If that's not enough, enjoy the beer tasting paired with delicious food samplings like Chicken Bacon Confit, Roasted Butternut Squash and more. 

Beer BarrioBeer & Food Pairing with Chef Stephen Durley
6:00 PM
Enjoy a delicious food and beer pairing with Red Brick Brewing and Chef Stephen Durley at the delightful Beer Barrio in beautiful Downtown Wilmington! 

Cape Fear Comedy & Brew Tour
6:00 PM
Enjoy the ultimate beer and comedy experience with the Cape Fear Comedy & Brew Tour, presented by the Port City Brew Bus! Celebrate Wilmington Beer Week in style and come for a ride on the Brew Bus with 3 local comedians as you tour some of Wilmington's local breweries! Listen and laugh as you enjoy Wilmington's craft breweries! Learn More

SlainteTap Takeover at Slainte in Monkey Junction
7:00 PM
Join Orange Blossom Brewing as they pour delicious beers at the new Slainte in Monkey Junction!

An Evening with New Holland Brewing at Fermental Beer & Wine
7:00 PM
Enjoy New Holland Brewing all the way from Holland, Michigan.

October 28

An Evening with Great Lakes Brewing at Fermental Beer & Wine
4:00 PM
Come taste Great Lakes Rackhouse Ale: BBA Strong Ale at Fermental Beer & Wine. 

Voracious and rare beer festVoracious & Rare Beer Festival Aboard the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA
6:00 PM
If you're constantly searching for the latest and greatest beer, take advantage of this opportunity to try over 50 unique beers you've never had and some you've never heard of aboard the deck of the historic Battleship NORTH CAROLINA, complete with light appetizers, live music and brewers on hand.

Nightmare on Grace Street
9:00 PM
Join Bombers Beverage Co. as they celebrate Halloween with their Nightmare on Grace Street Event. Enjoy killer Halloween tunes and a costume contest with some sweet giveaways like gift cards, swag and delicious beverages. 

Ultimate Lip Sync BattleSponsored by Lost Coast Brewery
9:00 PM
Join the Lazy Pirate in Carolina Beach for the Ultimate Lip Sync Battle sponsored by Lost Coast Brewery! It all goes down Friday night– come enjoy the sounds and tastes!

October 29

Lighthouse Beer & Wine FestivalLighthouse Beer & Wine Festival
1:00 PM
Explore the world of hops, grapes and grain at the Lighthouse Beer & Wine Festival featuring over 100 craft breweries and wineries. Don't miss this fun-filled festival of beverages, live music, food vendors, and more!