What is FeBREWary?
By official proclamation of Governor Larry Hogan, FeBREWary is Maryland’s official month-long celebration of craft beer lovers, and with craft brew events on tap across the state, it’s the perfect time for a beer lover's getaway. Breweries, ale houses and brew pubs are open across the state, so head to your favorite Maryland vacation destination and expand your brew I.Q. with a new style of beer from a local craft brewer, or cozy up with a tall mug of an old favorite in a bit of Maryland you've yet to explore. From the mountains to the beach, FeBREWary in Maryland is the perfect opportunity to hoist a pint with good friends in great places.
Hotel and Brewery Packages
With so many craft beer lovers’ events across Maryland, it’s a great excuse to hit the road. To maximize your fun, and stay safe, make the most of your sudsy adventure with a hotel and brewery package. Transportation to and from FeBREWary events from participating hotels, the only thing you’ll have to worry about is if you prefer the lambic, the porter or the IPA. And hotels are providing great FeBREWary amenities like cold six-packs of Maryland micros waiting in your room. For a complete list, visit the Brewers Association of Maryland and Shore Craft Beer websites. So get out, sample amazing new-to-you local brews, and find some new favorite Maryland places along the way.
Stay Ahead of the Pack at these FeBREWary New Craft Beer Releases
In honor of FeBREWary, Maryland’s brewers are celebrating with enough new beers to keep craft beer lovers hopping. Whether it’s seasonals, IPAs, desert beers or unique Maryland ryes, they’ve got the cure for what ales you. Don’t miss your chance to get the first taste of the season’s best at these beer release events across the state.
Growlers of Gaithersburg
In honor of FeBREWary, an array of dessert beers will be featured, including a Strawberry Waffle Ale, Peanut Butter & Jelly Ale, and a Chocolate Caramel Salted Pretzel Stout. Because when we think of FeBREWary, we think "sweet heart" or "sweetie"; sweet beer. Our chefs are pairing these pilot brew concepts with some exceptionally tasty desserts.
Assawoman Bay Brewing Company, Ocean City
FeBREWary marks the return of Assawoman Brewing's beloved Red Head Rye. Assawoman brewer Jason Weissberg created Red Head Rye as a tribute to his wife, making it the perfect Valentine's Day brew. So grab your honey and a six-pack of Red House Rye and prepare to fall in love all over again.
Evolution Craft Brewing Co., Salisbury
Sprung Blonde Ale:Brewed with honey, hibiscus and chamomile, Sprung Blonde Ale is a crisp, vibrant beer with fruity subtleties, a subtle, sweet floral note, and an easy drinkability. Pairs well with salads, feta, citrus dressings and crab cakes.
There’s Something for Every Craft Beer Lover at these FeBREWary Events
FeBREWary is about coming together with other craft beer lovers to celebrate the best of Maryland brewing. Enjoy one-of-a-kind beers, small batch brews, and beer and food pairings selected by the area’s top brewers and chefs. And don’t forget to check out the great hotel packages to get the most out of your beer lover’s getaway.
Love on Tap at Seacrets
What do you get when you mix Jamaica U.S.A. and the best craft brews from Maryland’s Eastern Shore? A little heaven by the sea is our guess. Shore Craft Beer Fest: Love on Tap at Seacrets is a perfect time for a winter getaway to Ocean City, and with several fantastic Love on Tap hotel packages to choose from, the planning is already done. For more event information and hotel packages, visit Shore Craft Beer, then grab that special someone and head to O.C.!
FeBREWary 20, 2016
And that’s just a taste of the beer lovers’ celebrations on tap for FeBREWary. For more information and a complete listing of events, check out our Calendar of Events and visit the Brewers Association of Maryland website and Shore Craft Beer website.