Featuring everything from actual weddings and a Miss Oktoberfest contest to $10 bourbon flights, tie-dyed T-shirt vendors, and free tattoos, Oktoberfest Pipestem surely reigns as the most eclectic Oktoberfest celebration held anywhere in West Virginia. The fest took place on Saturday, October 7. Continue reading “Oktoberfest Pipestem adds merriment to southern WV landscape”
Looking for a craft beer related activity for the weekend? The card of events around West Virginia and the surrounding area is enticing, so plan to attend whichever one tickles your fancy. Continue reading “Craft beer events for September 8-9”
Mark you calendars for August 19, 2017. That’s the day the Upper Ohio Valley of West Virginia comes alive with craft beer. It’s Mountaineer Brewfest at downtown Wheeling’s Heritage Port. Continue reading “Get the Wheeling feeling at Mountaineer Brewfest”
It’s time to plan your attendance at some of the best beer festivals in the Mountain State. Six of these eight events we feature take place in September this year, with only Oktoberfest-Pipestem and Hops & Heat set for the month of October. Continue reading “WV fall beer festivals are front loaded into September”
UPDATE: Due to unexpected delays getting through state beer registrations, there will be no beer from Stone or Dark Horse breweries. Also, The Peddler’s brewery will not debut its beer at the festival.
Tickets are still available to the largest-ever congregation of West Virginia breweries, which will be found at the Rails & Ales craft beer festival on August 12 in Huntington. Continue reading “Largest congregation of WV beer ever coming to Rails & Ales 2017”
Brilliant Stream always looks forward to Ohio Brew Week in Athens. This year is no different. There is so much good beer in such a compact spot. With Ohio craft beer tap takeovers all week long at all the downtown bars and restaurants, a pub crawl is a must. Brewery tours and cider too. Continue reading “Craft beer galore at 12th annual Ohio Brew Week in Athens”
The inaugural Hops on the Mon beer and food festival will take place September 23 at the indoor Event Center in the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place, announced organizer Top Tier Beer Group. Here are the details we learned. Continue reading “Hops on the Mon beer festival to charm Morgantown”