Beer me up scotty 2Here we are in mid-October where the air is crisper, the days are shorter, and the leaves are…uh…NOT CHANGING COLOR!  What gives Fall 2015?!?!  Don’t try to make sense of it, cleanse your mind at one of the wonderful beer events Delaware Hop Scene has on tap for you. is happy to share the fun that DHS brings us this week.  Here are our top picks for Wednesday, October 14th through Tuesday, October 20th.  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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Calling all beer-lovin’ ladies…the Girls Pint Out event “Pumpkin-y Fall Beer Tasting and Pairing” at Farm A Sea Bistro & Crafthouse is just what you’re looking for in a weeknight out on the town.  Enjoy craft beers paired with a special food menu.  This event helps raise awareness and money for breast cancer.  You might even meet a DHS representative!

Weyerbacher Tap Takeover at 1984.  Side note: 1984 has upped its game from 15 to 21 tapped beers.  Mmmm…

Throwback Thursdays at the Stone Balloon Ale House — bring your old Stone Balloon mug for $4 select craft beer drafts

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

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

DHS-FriMake your own beer activity on Friday night!  Tell DHS about it!

DHS-SatFall Harvest Tasting: cider, pumpkin beer, and fresh hop ales at State Line Liquors

Come to the sixth annual Delaware Wine and Beer Festival in Dover.  Enjoy libations from 25 different regional  breweries, wineries, and distilleries.  Eat from over a dozen food trucks, restaurant tables, and hospitality booths.

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

Dogfish is the Official Sponsor of the Diamond State Rollergirls bout versus the Southern Delaware Roller Girls at 5:30 p.m. at the Christiana Skating Center.  It’s family fun at a reasonable price.  And there’s beer there!

DHS-MonLearn about beer in Delaware from author/historian John Medkeff at the Delaware Saengerbund.  Medkeff will have copies of his new book Brewing in Delaware on hand for purchase and signatures.  Expect to hear colorful insight into his research of the long history of breweries in the First State.  A selection of beers and snacks will be available for purchase at the event.  It’s less than $10 to go…so go!

Two Stones Pub Kennett is hosting a Harvest Beer Dinner

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

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.

Iron Hill Brewery Wilmington is hosting Fall Is In the Air Beer Dinner where Head Chef David Foster and Head Brewer Justin Sproul present a five course dinner inspired by the changing of the leaves with seasonal beer pairings to match each dish

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