The weather is warming, flowers are blooming, Local Decks are opening, and beer is pouring.  (Well, beer is being poured, but you get the gist.)  What could be better?!  Delaware Hop Scene and are happy to share this week’s best craft beer events with you.  Check out the hoplights for Wednesday, April 27th through Tuesday, May 3rd below.  As always, feel free to peruse the full sortable calendar of craft beer events at Delaware Hop Scene!

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What’s Happening & WHERE This Week in Craft Beer!

WEDNESDAY, April 27thOtter Creek keg box

Corporate sponsors, donors, local community supporters, volunteers, military personnel, and their families are celebrating and raising funds for the mobile mission of Suiting Warriors.  Enjoy a beer/cocktail reception, book signing, 50/50 raffle, and buffet dinner for our heroes.

Reds Whites and Brews 2016

THURSDAY, April 28th

Join us as we feature four brews from Lagunitas Brewing Company, fun, prizes, and more!  Buy a pint, and “steal” the Lagunitas-branded Mason jar!  The event runs from 5-11 p.m.


FRIDAY, April 29thIron Hill Wilmington deck

SATURDAY, April 30th

  • Join the outdoor party at the Iron Hill Brewery Wilmington Deck Multi-Tap event from 1-6 p.m.  The restaurant officially opens its Riverfront deck and taps some special beers from Iron Hill and twelve Delaware breweries.

SUNDAY, May 1st

Stewart’s is proud to announce its Fourth “Not-Very-Annual” Delaware Barleywine Expo!  We will be serving Stewart’s vintages including 2005, 2006, 2008, 2011, 2013, and 2015, with the addition of many bourbon barrel aged expressions from different years.  Several special guest beers will be tapped as well, including 2012 Flying Mouflan (Troegs), 2012 Old Crustacean (Rogue), and 2012 Old Bart (Yards).  Starting on Sunday, May 1st, we will be tapping at least four each day, culminating on Saturday, May 7th with up to 15 Barleywines on tap all day long!  Rest up and don’t miss it!


MONDAY, May 2ndArgilla Brewery

TUESDAY, May 3rd

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