Upcoming Event: Coasters Belgian Beer Fest, Melbourne Beach FL

I don’t usually post about upcoming beer events but one is happening this weekend (March 6, 7, and 8) that is one of my all time favorites. In fact when people ask me what my favorite beer event of the year is, I always mention Coasters Belgian Beer Fest.  This is the sixth year that …

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Oktoberfest Season in High Gear

This time of year the entertainment calendars  are chock full of different Oktoberfest celebrations. The original one in Munich just ended but here in the states they are happening all through the month of October. This coming weekend is a new one for us, the Tampa Oktoberfest 2011 (or is it the Oktoberfest Tampa 2011 …

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Coasters Pub Belgian Beer Fest 2011: Fest Report

This past weekend the second annual Belgium Beer Fest took place at Coasters Pub in Melbourne, FL. The Beer Goddess and I attended last year and had a great time so we were really looking forward to this years event. And we were not disappointed. We arrived Saturday afternoon a little later than we had …

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2011 Belgian Beer Fest This Weekend at Coasters Pub in Melbourne, FL

It is hard to believe that almost a year has passed since the inaugural Belgian Beer Fest at Coasters Pub in Melbourne, FL. This  coming weekend (February 11th, 12th, and 13th), Coasters will be having their second annual Belgian Beer Fest.  This was a fun event last year with some great beers and friendly people. …

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Figures from Oktoberfest

The 200th edition of Oktoberfest  recently concluded in Munich, Germany. Here are some quick numbers from this years festival: 7,000,000 liters of beer were consumed.  A new Oktoberfest record! 310,000 liters of  Jubilee Beer were consumed as visitors emptied every single barrel of the rich amber nectar.  Jubilee Beer was brewed in an unprecedented cooperation …

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Beer Festival in Central Florida this Weekend

On Saturday April 17, 2010 the Great Orlando Beer Festival is taking place at Uptown Altamonte in Altamonte Springs, FL.  The festival runs from 4-8 PM. It looks like they are having a great lineup of brewers at the festival. Unfortunately the Beer Goddess and I had previous commitments so will not be able to …

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