Pittsburgh Craft Beer Events All Thanksgiving Weekend

This weekend starts the great deals in our stores, and the great times with our families and friends. And all of this makes us want to DRINK!

Here are the special events so far for this holiday weekend. We will keep updating this post as we learn of more events. Bars/Restaurants/Breweries, please feel free to email (or message via Twitter or Facebook) your events for this weekend and we’ll post there here.


Hitchhiker Brewing: Stop in today 2-11pm and get your growlers filled for T-day & receive a FREE pint glass with each growler fill.

Caliente Pizza (Bloomfield): Special tapping of Thirsty Dog – 5 Barrel-aged Beers and a Barrel-aged Firkin – Wulver, Siberian Night, 12 Dogs of Christmas, Cerberus, Chardonnay-aged Saison – Firkin of Wulver with Habaneros, 7pm

Hop Farm Brewing: Tapping of Cranberry Sauce (the ale)


Thursday (Thanksgiving)

Caliente Pizza (Bloomfield): Special tapping of Free Will’s Black Friday



Caliente Pizza (Bloomfield): Great Lake Brewing Special tapping – Barrel-aged Black Out Stout plus others

House of 1000 Beers: Giving away Goose Island glasses with any GI draft, & tapping Bourbon County Brand Stout at 6pm; Tapped Dogfish Head 120 Minute IPA

East End Brewing: Releasing Black Hop Black IPA

Hitchhiker Brewing: 2pm tapping of My Cousin Eddie holiday ale; Free pint glass with growler fill

Hough’s: Our Goose Island kick off begins tonight with the tapping of Goose Island Bourbon County Stout at 6pm, $10 select 32oz can fills to go of Goose Island drafts, enter to win the cooler and get your very own Hough’s/ Goose Island stocking.



This Saturday is Small Business Saturday, an event in which many of our local breweries, bars, and restaurants are participating. If you have an American Express card, register it in advance, and you can receive $10 off a purchase of $10 or more at participating venues. You can do that up to three times this year!