ATL BREWS: New year, new traditions, new ways to eat, drink, and be merry

The 411 on ATL beers and breweries

Photo credit: Courtesy StillFire Brewing Co.
JAZZ, FLAPPERS, AND ART DECO: Relive the Roaring '20s Jan. 14.

Awkward Brewing in Fayetteville is starting a new tradition in 2023—Sloppy Second Sunday!  Join them Sunday, Jan. 8, starting at 12:30 p.m., for Sloppy Joes and beer!

Saturday, Jan. 14, starting at 3 p.m. join StillFire Brewing in Suwanee for their Roaring ‘20s Party!  They’ll be transforming the taproom into a speakeasy with special champagne mocktails and live music all day—plus prizes for the best dressed. Check out our StillFire Brewing podcast!

Do something good for someone else and head to Line Creek Brewing in Peachtree City Saturday, Jan. 21, to donate blood, from 1-5 p.m.  Register ahead of time here. Check out our Line Creek Brewing podcast!

If you like donuts and you like beer, check out Second Self Beer Company on the Westside for Donut & Dessert Fest Atlanta Sunday, Jan. 22, from 1-5 p.m.  Your ticket includes donut and dessert samples, along with beer and coffee.  Come out and vote to help name Atlanta’s favorite donut and dessert! Check out our Second Self Beer podcast!

Come to compete or come to eat—it’s Gate City Brewing Company in Roswell’s Chili Cook Off Sunday, Jan. 22, from 1-3 p.m.  Up to ten contestants will complete for the $200 grand prize and People’s Favorite.  You must use a Gate City beer in the recipe.

Join Glover Park Brewery in Marietta for a Sip n’ Paint Party Tuesday, Jan. 24, at 6:30 p.m.  Your ticket gets you a seat, all the materials you need, step-by-step instructions, and a free craft beer, cider, or soda of your choice!  Get yours here. Check out our Glover Park Brewery podcast!

Dry County Brewing Company in Kennesaw is playing Bob’s Burgers Trivia Wednesday, Jan. 25, from 7-9 p.m. hosted by Lights Up Entertainment. Check out our Dry County Brewing podcast!

Join Red Hare Brewing Company in Marietta for their HARE-larious Comedy Night Saturday, Feb. 4, at 7:30 p.m.  Your ticket includes your first draft beer. Check out our Red Hare Brewing podcast!

Atlanta’s oldest craft brewery (and 11th largest craft brewer in the US), SweetWater Brewing Company in Midtown, celebrates their TWENTY-SIXTH anniversary Saturday, Feb. 18, from 1-11 p.m.  They’ll have live music from Lotus, The Floozies, Dog in a Pile, and the Hedonistas, as well as lots of vendors and food trucks.

The Atlanta Winter Beer Fest takes place Saturday, Feb. 11, from 1-5 p.m. at Atlantic Station, featuring over 150 different beers and over 25 wines and ciders.  They’ll also have live music, a live DJ, and food. Get your tickets here.



Join New Realm Brewing Co. (550 Somerset Terrace NE, Atlanta) for Dirty South Trivia — Sex, Drugs, and Rock ‘n Roll-themed trivia and great beer every Monday from 7-9 p.m.

Burnt Hickory Brewery (2260 Moon Station Ct, Kennesaw) features trivia every Monday from 7-9 p.m. with prizes for first, second, and third place.


Join New Realm Brewing Co. (550 Somerset Terrace NE, Atlanta) for Dirty South Trivia — Geeky Smart Stuff-themed trivia and great beer every Tuesday from 7-9 p.m.

Every Tuesday night, from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. at Round Trip Brewing Company (1279 Seaboard Industrial, Atlanta), you can play speed puzzle — bring your friends and attempt to assemble a 500-piece puzzle as quickly as possible for gift cards.


Ironshield Brewing (457 N. Chestnut St, Lawrenceville) hosts Trivia with Chim every Wednesday from 6-10 p.m. Get your thinking cap on and your drinking pants ready for a night of fun trivia and prizes!

Three Taverns Craft Brewery (121 New St., Decatur) features Comedy on Draft on the last Wednesday of each month featuring some of the best comedians in Atlanta as well as food pop-ups and great beer!

Second Self Beer Company (1317 Logan Cir. NW, Atlanta) features TriviaLab hosting trivia every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. with beer and food specials, prizes and house cash for your next visit.

Cultivation Brewery (650 Langford Dr., Norcross) holds Geeks Who Drink Trivia Night every Wednesday from 7-9p starting February 1.  It is free to play, and you could win gift cards and other prizes for answering bonus questions!

Every Wednesday, Social Fox Brewing (20 Skin Alley, Norcross) features a trivia night from 7-9 p.m. for gift cards, beer, and other prizes for the top teams.

Reformation Brewery (Woodstock) (105 Elm St., Woodstock) has a trivia night every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. with prizes for first, second, and third place.

New Realm Brewing Co (550 Somerset Terrace NE, Atlanta) offers Music Bingo Wednesday nights, from 7-9 p.m. They play 40 seconds of a song and you cross it off your bingo card once you hear — and recognize — it. Every round is a different genre of music, and it is free to play!

Kennesaw’s Burnt Hickory Brewery (2260 Moon Station Ct, Kennesaw) features Music Bingo Wednesdays from 7-9 p.m. with prizes awarded to first, second, and third place.

Monkey Wrench Brewing (3425 Martin Farm Rd, Suwanee) also challenges your ears and memory with Atlantas Best Music Bingo every Wednesday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. with house cash prizes.


Trivia Labpresents trivia every Thursday atNew Realm Brewing Co(550 Somerset Terrace NE, Atlanta) from 8-10 p.m.

Join Round Trip Brewing Company (1279 Seaboard Ind., Atlanta) every Thursday from 7 to 9:15 p.m. for Dirty South Trivia and a chance to win gift cards for your next visit!

Saturday and Sunday

The first Saturday of each month, Eventide Brewing (1015 Grant St. SE, Atlanta) in Grant Park hosts Hops and Flow Beer Yoga — an all-levels yoga class and beer for $15 — bring your mat, a towel, and plenty of water.—CL—