thanksgiving and craft beerTurkeys hate this week, but beer drinkers love it!  The time we spend with family, friends, food, and frothy pints make it a special holiday season. and Delaware Hop Scene have found some Thanksgiving week events to keep you entertained.  So be prepared to give thanks to the Beer Gods!  Here are our top picks for Wednesday, Nov. 25th through Tuesday, Dec. 1st.  Be sure to take a look at the full sortable calendar of beer events at DHS!

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This Week in Craft Beer!


DHS-WedThanksgiving EVE. Make your own beer activity on Wednesday night!  Tell DHS about it! 

Happy Thanksgiving!!!

Lift your favorite pint to the Eagles when they take on the Lions in Detroit at 12:30pm!

Green Bay Packers TE Justin Perillo is from Delaware. He attended The Tatnall School. He lives in Wilmington.Cheer on Justin Perillo, LOCAL NFL Player.  Football on Thanksgiving is as essential as turkey & pie. This Thanksgiving eve get your after dinner sizzle keeping your eye out for LOCAL, Justin Perillo, Tatnall Alumni, signed by the Green Bay Packers. Kick off 8:30pm on NBC. Congrats Justin!




  • It’s Craft Beer Night at Stanley’s Tavern in WilmingtonDog Fish Head Beer Mug Club_2016_social[1] craft beer
  • Tickets for the February Kennett Winterfest go on sale at noon!  When the date rolls around, bundle up and enjoy winter brews from at least 50 unique craft breweries.
  • Celebrate Black Friday at Two Stones Pub Newark
  • 2016 Dogfish Head Mug Club Memberships go on sale! The mugs  are 20-oz.  That’s right, 20-oz.  That gets you a free quarter pint at the regular pint price—boom.  *valid on all beers offered on tap, in a pint


DHS-SatSmall Business Saturday!

Christmas Beer Tasting #1 at State Line Liquors

Grain Craft Bar & Kitchen has adult Arts & Crafts called “The Art of Music, The Craft of Beer”

DHS-SunEnjoy $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 (Ravens vs. Browns)

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.


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