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  • Pumpkin ale: A round-up of the local fall brews

    But can we all admit that craft beer always tastes better when spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg? The changing of the seasons from summer to fall signifies lots of great things to come, like cozy sweaters, pumpkin patches and haunted hay rides. Pumpkin ale is another one of those great things--at least, to some of us. What would [...]

  • 10 reasons not to miss this year’s Brews on the Beach

    For the 9th Year in a row, Brews to the Beach will give us a chance to spend one of those transitional summer/fall weekends drinking beer and hanging out by the beach. The event always is a blast but this year's Shore Craft Beer Fest: Brews on the Beach has even more to offer than before. Book hotel packages here In [...]

  • Vast Majority of Marylanders Support Changes to Current Brewery Laws

    Comptroller Peter Franchot will hold a town hall style meeting about craft beer tomorrow, Wednesday, August 26 at Evolution Craft Brewing Public House in Salisbury. An overwhelming majority of Marylanders support fundamental changes to the state's alcohol laws that govern the production, distribution and sale of beer, according to the results of an online survey released today by Comptroller Peter [...]

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Upcoming Craft Beer Events on the Eastern Shore

Hopper’s Thirsty Thursdays

September 21 @ 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 28, 2017

Brews by the Bay

September 23 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Marsh Fest

September 23 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Bands, BBQ and Brews at the Barns

September 24 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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BEERCATIONS – Do you love Craft Beer? Do you love vacations?

Combine the two here on the Shore and you will get World Class Beer and World Class Beauty all at a great price! Oceanfront hotels, brewery tours and tastings, complimentary local craft beer waiting for you upon check-in – just pick your package and your price.

The Grand Hotel & Spa

The Grand Hotel & Spa

The Grand Hotel and Spa on Ocean City’s famous Boardwalk offers their Local Brew Package which includes 2 nights in a King Jacuzzi room, a $60 meal voucher, and a complimentary 6 pack of craft beer with souvenir beer glasses, from $319 per room.

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Clarion Resort Hotel Craft Beer Package

Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel

The luxury oceanfront Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel has craft beer packages starting at $99 per person and includes a 4 pack of craft beer, complimentary beer glasses, and $50 meal credit! Available year round.

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The Dogfish Inn

The Dogfish Inn

The Dogfish Inn embraces modern style and convenience while celebrating a bygone era, and features 16 rooms filled with thoughtful, beer-centric amenities including barware, to enjoy the beers you bring back from the brewpub.

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Do you want to know more about the craft beer scene?

Check out our latest articles and podcasts to learn more about the craft beer movement on the Eastern Shore.

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Did you know you can find 21 unique craft breweries around the shore?

Home of the iconic Dogfish Head, you’ll also find taprooms with waterfront views, brew tanks in the rafters of crab houses, national brands, local spots serving small historic towns, crafters of classic styles, and brewers pushing the boundaries of what beer can be.

Evolution Craft Brewing Company

Evolution Craft Brewing

Fin City Brewing Company

Fin City Brewing Company

3rd Wave Brewing Co.

3rd Wave Brewing Co.

Backshore Brewing Co.

Big Oyster Brewery

Tall Tales Brewing Co.

Crooked Hammock Brewery

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Are you following the breweries on social media?

You should be! They post great behind-the-scenes photos, pictures of their events, and much more. Here are some of their latest posts.

Facebook Post from Backshore Brewing Company

Due to the forecasted heavy rain and high wind gusts projected for our area today, Backshore Brewing Co will not be opening. We are sorry for the last minute announcement as... View Post »

Facebook Post from Fin City Brewing Company

Fin City & Monday Night Football at the world famous Greene Turtle West View Post »

Facebook Post from Crooked Hammock Brewery

Shout out to our Chef, Dominic Pandolfino for getting 3rd Place - Most Unique Taco at #TACOMANIA the other night! Good job Chef! View Post »

Facebook Post from Crooked Hammock Brewery

Had a blast at Dragon Boat races today! Made it to the semi finals with a great team and support from friends. Hoping for next year! View Post »

Facebook Post from Evolution Craft Brewing Company

Thank you to everyone who came by @evolutioncraftbrewing at @ocbikefest_delmarvabikeweek View Post »

Facebook Post from Evolution Craft Brewing Company

Bike week may be coming to an end, but don't fret, we're on tap all over this #delmarvalous peninsula. Make sure you grab some on your way home. View Post »

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