Tag Archives: Emily Tracy

June 29

ATLANTA’s WESTSIDE BELTLINE TRAIL’S FIRST BREWERY…

Two additional beer establishments, Monday Night Brewing and Wild Heaven, are set to join Lean Draft House on the Westside Trail. The Westside Trail of the Atlanta BeltLine celebrated its first business opening last week: a pub. Lean Draft House, located in Historic West End, is serving 20 local beers on tap, tacos and a […]

June 26

BRICK STORE’S 20 BEERS FOR 20 YEARS

The Brick Store Pub officially opened on June 27, 1997. (Photo courtesy of Brick Store Pub) Decatur’s Brick Store, arguably one of the best beer bars in the U.S. and the world, has been an Atlanta jewel for 20 years. To celebrate its two decades, the pub is having a monumental celebration on Saturday. For the […]

May 19

Atlanta Breweries Can Sell Direct Starting In September 2017…

BREWERIES, DISTILLERIES CAN SELL DIRECTLY STARTING IN SEPTEMBER Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed SB85 into law May 8, which will go into effect September 1 After months of re-wording, deliberating and voting, Senate Bill 85 has finally passed, allowing Georgia to become a more competitive state in the nation’s craft beer industry. Instead of only […]

May 11

Brewery Opens In GA…

OCONEE BREWING OPENS OBC will include a cask industries canning line for retail production, a tasting room for public tours and a 5,000-square-foot event space. (Photo by Jan Schroder) Your weekend trips to Lake Oconee and Greensboro, Georgia, just got better. This Saturday, Oconee Brewing Company is hosting its grand opening. For those planning on […]

January 26

Georgia Beer Day 2017…

Georgia Beer Day 2017 Georgia breweries from Newnan, Roswell, Atlanta, Savannah and more are taking place in this year’s Georgia Beer Day. Visit your favorite Georgia breweries and brewpubs January 28 as they fundraise on behalf of the Georgia Craft Brewer’s Guild. Georgia Beer Day 2017 is full of events, tastings and dinners to raise […]

October 29

Boos And Brews…

Written By:  Emily Tracy, SPR Atlanta Halloween-related beer events will be held in Hapeville, Marietta and Old Fourth Ward. Pregame Halloween with beer events around Atlanta this Saturday, October 29. Taps from the Tombs: Arches Brewing will feature dueling pianos, costume contests and seasonal specialty brews for $25, which includes food and tasting tour. Hare-O-Ween: […]

October 20

Ponce City Market’s Rooftop Beer Garden Opens…

Written by: Emily Tracy, SPR Atlanta Nine Mile Station is available for walk-ins from Ponce City Market’s rooftop amusement park. (Photo by Evan West) Yesterday, Nine Mile Station opened to thirsty crowds eager to indulge on the roof of Ponce City Market on more than just beer and hotdogs. The city’s newest rooftop beer garden […]

October 10

Arches Brewing Opens in Hapeville, GA…

– Emily Tracy, SPR Atlanta Arches Brewing’s five-pillar logo represents its five founders. (Photo courtesy of Arches Brewing’s website) Historic Hapeville is much more than than a town you pass on the way to Hartsfield-Jackson, and a new brewery gives Atlantans another reason to stop by. Arches Brewing, located in Hapeville’s arts district, opens its […]

September 24

Brewery Celebrates 23 Years In Atlanta Today…

– Emily Tracy, SPR Atlanta Not that I’m complaining, but breweries’ anniversaries have become more of a notable, publicized event in recent years. Red Hare Brewing Company and Monday Night Brewing recently had grand celebrations, and now Red Brick Brewing’s anniversary party is coming up. On September 24, the Westside brewery will celebrate its 23rd […]

September 21

Comedy Nights At Breweries…

– Emily Tracy, SPR Atlanta Local comedian Amber North at Beer and Comedy, which according to its website, “started in 2011 after [Founder] Joe Pettis exchanged a few drunken tweets with the folks at SweetWater Brewing Company.” (Photo courtesy of Beer and Comedy’s Facebook page) Breweries are beginning to take advantage of the fact that […]