Heating It Up Around Jax: The Week Ahead on the Jax Craft Beer Scene

Hey, everyone! Summer is blazing already. It’s hot, and you just might need a beer these days! Before 4th of July, things are booming around town with these beer events. Check out these highlights for the week:


Weekly one-off tapping and Teachers on Tap workshop for teachers at Intuition Ale Works; Monthly Yappy Hour at Atlantic Beach Brewing;


Pint Night featuring Uinta Brewing, at Engine 15, Jax Beach; Pilot Batch Wednesday at Aardwolf Brewing;

Thursday: Heading into the weekend with some BIG events!

Vertical Chupacabra Tasting at Engine 15, Jax Beach (annual tasting of the new and prior years’ versions of the barrel-aged Imperial Stout the week before the anniversary party); Monthly Dawgz for Dogs Charity Nite at Brewz N Dawgz, St. Augustine, featuring Southern Swells Brewing; Funky Buddha Dinner Pairing at Riverside Liquors; Oskar Blues Tap Takeover at V Pizza Mandarin; Brewery Night with Swamp Head Brewery at Really Good Beer Stop, Jax Beach; Ale-oha Cask Beer Night at Amelia Tavern, Fernandina Beach;


Meet the Brewer: Meet Gabe Grass from GrassLands Brewing (Tallahassee) at Beer:30 San Marco;


Blues, Brews & BBQ Pre-Holiday Party at Wicked Barley Brewing; Double Can Release at Southern Swells, Jax Beach; Legacy Ale Works Tasting at Brewz Bartram Park (Legacy Ale Works is up-n-coming); Hipster Party and Can Releases at Aardwolf Brewing.


Grand Opening of the all-new Ruby Beach Brewing, Jax Beach (see the prior story from the Memorial Day Opening Weekend Visit, too!)

And, don’t forget Happy Hour discounts, small batch tappings, trivia, ladies’ nights, bingo, crafts and painting workshops, all around town. Find these and more local craft beer events on the daily calendar on brewnymph.com!


Linda Johnson, Certified Cicerone®


(cover photo: 2017 Vertical Imperial Chupacabra Tasting at Engine 15 Brewing the week before its anniversary; photo by Linda Johnson)

Linda Johnson is a BUZZ Contributing Writer (beer!) and founder of the beer and travel website, BrewNymph.com, covering all things Florida beer from news to events. She is the first female Level 2 Certified Cicerone® in the Jax area (since 2015), one of seven in the metro area, and the only Level 2-certified independent beer writer in the state.