There’s a full slate of beer-related activities this week highlighted by the beginning of Wilmington Beer Week!  Let’s not waste any more time with formalities … and Delaware Hop Scene have a full slate of events to share with beer lovers this week.  Here are our top picks for Wednesday, November 4th through Tuesday, November 10th.  Be sure to take a look at the full sortable calendar of beer events at DHS.

What’s Happening & WHERE

This Week in Beer!

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Wilmington Beer Week runs November 7-14 and features over 60 breweries at more than a dozen locations in Wilmington!

Check out the full calendar of Wilmington Beer Week activities here.  In addi­tion to fea­turing events spe­cific to each restau­rant, the venues will offer Beer Week Flight Specials so be sure to investigate all of the tasty (and frothy) possibilities!

DHS-WedForgotten Cats Donation Drive at 1984 where each donation gets you $1 off your beer

Happy International Stout Day!

Wilmington Beer Week Kick-Off: Pizza by Elizabeths Delaware Beer Dinner Series with Fordham & Dominion Brewing and Frozen Toes Brewing

The Delaware Young Professionals Network is hosting a happy hour at Twin Lakes Brewery.  Enjoy free beer tastings while you get to know Delaware’s next generation of leaders.  DYPN asks you to RSVP and please bring a canned good as your “admission ticket” to donate to the Sunday Breakfast Mission.

Enjoy $2 off 64 oz. growler fill-ups at Newark Bottle Shop on NFL game days (Browns vs. Bengals)

Iron Hill Brewery Newark is hosting its Handlebar IPA Beer Release from 5-8 p.m. to support the Movember Foundation

Trolley Tap House Ice Cream Social Launch Party with Ben & Jerry’s and New Belgium

Fashion, Food & Friendship is happening at Caffe Gelato to benefit Friendship House

It’s Dogfish Night at Throwbacks Sports Lounge in Wellington Plaza in Hockessin

State Line Liquors Tap Takeover with Heavy Seas Beers and Hugh Sisson

Southern Tier Tap Takeover and American Lung Association of Delaware Guest Bartending Event at Ulysses American Gastropub

It’s Throwback Thursday at the Stone Balloon Ale House — bring your old Stone Balloon mug for $4 select craft beer drafts

DHS-FriIt’s Craft Beer Night at Stanley’s Tavern

DHS-SatWilmington Beer Week Begins!

Come to the Fair Hill Nature Center for “A Sip in Fall” tasting

Brewery tours are now being offered at 1 and 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays at 2SP Brewing

Stone Arrogant Bastard Day at Trolley Tap House

Stone BASTARD Day at Two Stones Pub Wilmington

Stone Arrogant Bastard Birthday Party at Ulysses American Gastropub

DHS-SunCelebrate the grand opening of Wegmans Concordville … which means Wegmans Pub is opening too!  Enjoy the best local craft brews, some exclusive to Wegmans Pub, plus distinctive food, friendly wines, and signature drinks.

Brunch with Allagash at Two Stones Pub Wilmington with special edition bottles on sale to benefit Meals on Wheels Delaware

Brewery tours are now being offered at 1 and 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays at 2SP Brewing

Enjoy $2 off 64 oz. growler fill-ups at Newark Bottle Shop on NFL game days

DHS-MonEnjoy $2 off 64 oz. growler fill-ups at Newark Bottle Shop on NFL game days (Bears vs. Chargers)

DHS-TuesTaco Tuesday Madness at Two Stones Pub Newark, Two Stones Pub Wilmington, and Two Stones Pub Kennett.  Specialty theme-based tacos are served from 5-10 p.m.

Wilmington Beer Week: Chelsea Tavern Flight Club featuring Dogfish Head Brewing’s Ancient Beer Series beers, as we welcome beer historian John Medkeff Jr., who will be signing copies of his book!

Taste of Fall Beer Dinner at Iron Hill Newark


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