NEW BREWERY ALERT!! Welcome Milkman Brewing!

Pittsburgh welcomes yet another new brewery to our rising brewery scene! Milkman Brewing has opened up in the Strip District at 2517 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh. Their debut was back in April at the Beers of the Burgh Festival, but they’re now ready to open their brewery doors to the public for growler sales. They began sales this weekend with three tasty brew offerings. Regular growler fill hours will be posted at their website soon!

Welcome Milkman!

Pittsburgh Summer Beerfest – July 18 & 19, 2014

Come out to the Pittsburgh Summer Beerfest on Friday & Saturday, July 18 & 19, 2014, at Stage AE on the North Shore. They’ll have over 250 craft beers in an open sampling setting. There’ll be many of our our local Pittsburgh breweries present, and a lot of national breweries as well. In addition to the beer sampling, attendees will receive a souvenir glass, free music, and access to some great food trucks.

There are VIP tickets (early entry), regular admission tickets, and designated driver tickets (DD only available online).  And check out this special – if you buy your tickets before July 1, you can get VIP tickets for the regular ticket price!

Click here for more info and to buy tickets

The Science of Beer 21+ Night at the Carnegie Science Center – June 13

Ok, here’s the deal: The Carnegie Science Center opens from 6 – 10pm on Friday, June 13, for a special 21+ night. This particular night is called “The Science of Beer.” Admission includes 10 beer samples from 5 local breweries (North Country Brewing Company, The Church Brew Works, Rivertowne Brewing Company, Hop Farm Brewing Company, and Straub Beer). There are also demos of brewing equipment, a discussion with a hops expert, and live music with Antz Marching. To top it off, you also have kids-free, exclusive access to all four floors of the Science Center! All for $17. Must buy tickets in advance here.