ATL BREWS: Springtime is party time at Atlanta area breweries

The 411 on Atlanta beers and breweries

National Beer Day Slide
NATIONAL BEER DAY: Yes, it is a thing!

Sweetwater Brewing has released its new Hammer Red Amber Ale, a collaboration with the Georgia Aquarium! A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Georgia Aquarium to support its mission of inspiring awareness and preservation of oceans and aquatic animals worldwide.

NoFo Brew Co. in Cumming is holding their third annual Dog Show Sunday, Apr. 14 starting at 4 p.m. featuring dog vendors, pools filled with ice for the doggies, and a dog show open to any dog!

Laurel Canyon Brewing in Canton is holding a Tax Day Cookoff Sunday, Apr. 14, from 3-7 p.m. Create and prepare a dish that serves at least four people and costs less than $10 to make, then bring it in to share and it will be voted on by their customers — make sure to bring those receipts to verify your ingredient prices!

Join Line Creek Brewing Co in Peachtree City for a ‘90s Hip Hop Party Saturday, Apr. 20, from 7-10 p.m. They’ll have food, a live DJ, and plenty of old school beats! Check out our Line Creek Brewing podcast!

Pontoon Brewing Company in Roswell has reopened, and they’ll be holding their third annual Hemp & Hops Fest Saturday, Apr. 20. The event starts at 12 noon and will feature over 50 local artisans, a live DJ, glassblowing, and food trucks — and it is all free!

Saturday, Apr. 20, is also the day for Round Trip Brewing Company in West Midtown‘s Springfest. Starting at 11 a.m., Springfest will feature new brew releases, live music, and scrumptious foodstuffs! Check out our Round Trip Brewing podcast!

Schoolhouse Brewing in Marietta is holding their second annual Dogs Gone Wild benefit for the Atlanta Humane Society Saturday, Apr. 20, from 1-5 p.m. For a $30 donation you can get a professional portrait done of your furry friend while you’re there!

SweetWater Brewing Company’s 420 Fest is back April 20-21, this year at Pullman Yards in Kirkwood!  Details HERE! Over 25 artists will be playing including Gov’t Mule and Grace Potter, and they’ll also have local vendors, workshops, food trucks, an artist market, and more—absolutely free with a $10 donation to the Waterkeeper Alliance! 

Saturday, May 4, starting at 1 p.m., join Awkward Brewing in Fayetteville for a Kentucky Hobby Horse Derby! Wear your derby best, a derby hat, or your jockey attire and receive $1 off pours for the day.

The Lost Druid Brewery & Distillery in Avondale Estates will be celebrating Nerdy Wonderland: Summer Solstice & The Lost Druid Anniversary Saturday, Jun. 22, from 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. They’ll also be celebrating their fifth anniversary — with gift vendors, cosplay, live entertainment, and plenty of brews and bites to enjoy! Check out our Lost Druid Brewery podcast!

Join Schoolhouse Brewing in Marietta for an Epic Back to School Party Saturday, Jul. 27, starting at 7 p.m.



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

Wild Leap Atlanta (125 Ted Turner Dr SW, Atlanta) features Trivia Night from 7-9 p.m. featuring $15 Local Gold pitchers, $10 beer and shot specials, and weekly/tournament prizes — and admission is free!


Mutation Brewing Company (5825 Roswell Rd. NE, Sandy Springs) presents Team Trivia every Wednesday from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. with prizes for first, second, and third place.

Every Wednesday, join Hall & Hound Brewing Company (1920 Freedom Pkwy, Cumming) from 7-9 p.m. for Music Bingo! It is free to play and offers prizes for each round.

Dirty South Trivia hosts trivia at Round Trip Brewing Company (1279 Seaboard Industrial Blvd, Atlanta) every Wednesday from 7-9:15 p.m. featuring a food vendor and the chance to win a gift card for your next visit!

Cultivation Brewery (650 Langford Dr., Norcross) holds Team Trivia every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. You could win gift cards and other prizes!

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.

Fire Maker Brewing Company (975 Chattahoochee Ave NW, Atlanta) features Wednesday Night Trivia every Wednesday starting at 6:30 p.m.


Every other Thursday, it’s LEGO Night at Round Trip Brewing (1279 Seaboard Industrial Blvd, Atlanta)

Join Team Family Feud at Mutation Brewing Company (5825 Roswell Rd NE, Roswell) every Thursday starting at 7:30 p.m. with prizes for first, second, and third place.

Hall & Hound Brewing Company (1920 Freedom Pkwy, Cumming) features trivia night every Thursday starting at 7 p.m. It’s free to play and they’ll have prizes for the top three teams.

High Card Brewing (2316 Main St, Tucker) features Thursday Trivia from 7-9 p.m.

Every Thursday from 7-9 p.m., join Hall & Hound Brewing Co (1920 Freedom Pkwy, Cumming) for Team Trivia — prizes for the top three teams! — CL —