Your Weekend of Craft Beer Events Around Hampton Roads

This coming weekend you will probably be running around like a panic-stricken reindeer getting your last-minute holiday shopping done. Well take a break and hit one of Hampton Roads’ great breweries for a tasty cold one and/or some delicious street food. Some highlights this weekend include ugly sweater parties at AleWerks and Wasserhund that offer discounts for those who participate.

New beer releases includes Norfolk’s newest brewery Coelacanth’s rosemary lemon wheat ale, and Wasserhund’s BACON stout. Also don’t forget brewery gift cards, bottles or six packs make great holiday gifts.

Cheers to another great weekend of brews around Hampton Roads!

Friday, December 18th

Alewerks, Williamsburg
5 p.m. – 9 p.m./Ugly Sweater Party
Enjoy pint specials all night for wearing your best ugly holiday sweater. Also enjoy live music from Lovecats

Commonwealth Brewing, Norfolk
3 p.m. – 12 a.m./Food Truck – HASHi
Hot Asian cookery to compliment your Coeval de Noir.

Home Republic Brewing, Virginia Beach
6 p.m. – 9 p.m./Live Music – Dave Johnson

O’Connor Brewing, Norfolk
4 p.m. – 9 p.m./Food Truck – Capt’n Crabby
Maryland style, fresh, local made from scratch seafood.

Reaver Beach Brewing, Virginia Beach
4 p.m. – 8 p.m./Hoppy Friday
Discounts on most drafts and great food from The Lucky Peach

Smartmouth Brewing, Norfolk
4:30 – 9 p.m./Food Truck – Thai Express
Kick your tastebuds into overdrive. There’s nothing better for a spicy mouth than a cold craft beer.

Young Veterans Brewing, Virginia Beach
8 p.m. – 1 p.m./Food Truck – Get Stuffed
Enjoy an unique twist on southern cuisine.

Saturday, December 19th

Bold Mariner Brewing, Norfolk
12 p.m. – 9 p.m./Food Truck – Blazin Goats
Good southern BBQ with everything from ribs to pulled-pork sandwiches.

Coelacanth Brewing, Norfolk
12 p.m. – 9 p.m./New Release
Check out their new beer – Coelia, a rosemary lemon wheat ale. Also enjoy food from Karnage Asada

Commonwealth Brewing, Virginia Beach
12 p.m. – 12 a.m./Food Truck – Thai Express
Kick your tastebuds into overdrive. There’s nothing better for a spicy mouth than a cold craft beer.

Home Republic Brewing, Virginia Beach
6 p.m. – 9 p.m./Live Music – RnR

O’Connor Brewing, Norfolk
12 p.m. – 9 p.m./Food Truck – Brick House Pizza
Brick over pizza to enjoy with your tasty brew.

Reaver Beach Brewing, Virginia Beach
12 p.m. – 9 p.m./Food Truck – Taste of the Tropics
Serving up their Caribbean style menu.

Smartmouth Brewing, Norfolk
12 p.m. – 9 p.m./Food Truck – NY Souvlaki, with live music by Uncle Jack
Enjoy some Greek inspired street food while getting down to some bluesy-rock music.

St. George’s Brewing, Hampton
10 a.m. – 11 a.m./Yoga On Tap
A one-hour Vinyasa flow yoga class by Yaz Yoga.

Young Veterans Brewing, Virginia Beach
8 p.m. – 1 p.m./Food Truck – Capt’n Crabby
Maryland style, fresh, local made from scratch seafood.

Wasserhund Brewing, Virginia Beach
5 p.m. – 10 p.m./Ugly Sweater Party and New Release
Wear your ugliest sweater for 10% off your bill, bring an unwrapped toy for ForKids, and enjoy the release of the BACON Stout.

Sunday, December 20th

Alewerks, Williamsburg
12 p.m. – 2 p.m./Kegs & Eggs Brunch
Enjoy a delicious three egg omelette with all the fixins, made to order from a live cooking station.
2 p.m. – 5 p.m./Steal the Vessel – Get a free growler with the purchase of filling it up.

Commonwealth Brewing, Virginia Beach
12 p.m. – 12 a.m./Food Truck – Get Stuffed
Enjoy an unique twist on southern cuisine.

Home Republic Brewing, Virginia Beach
4:25 p.m. – 7:25 p.m./NFL Sunday – Steelers vs. Broncos
Football specials including: $0.99 wings, $10 Pittsburgh-style sandwiches (the ones on Italian bread with cole slaw and french fries), and $3 Iron City Beer.

O’Connor Brewing, Norfolk
12 p.m. – 6 p.m./Sunday Hangover – Captain Chef

Pleasure House Brewing, Virginia Beach
12 p.m. – 10 p.m./Crockpot Sunday
Come and enter your crockpot creations or try the contestants then vote on your favorite. Winners gets a gift card from Pleasure House. A minimum $3 donation is asked that goes to charity.

Reaver Beach Brewing, Virginia Beach
1 p.m. – 6 p.m./Growler Power Hour
Discounts on all growler and grenade fills, also enjoy food from Rocket Box