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This Halloween, Celebrate with Local Beer

While Halloween on its own is fun, adding beer into the mix makes it even better. Celebrate Halloween with these local Beer events… don’t forget your costume!

PUBkin Fest 2015

Monday, October 26 at 11:00 am – Saturday, October 31 at 11:00 pm

Enjoy beer and Halloween fun every night of the week at The Pub Tampa.

Monday, October 26 is Trivia Night and a Costume Contest. Enter to win beer gift baskets and other prizes all night long. Beer of the night is Terrapin’s Pumpkinfest.

Tuesday, October 27 is the PUBkin Carving Contest. For $24.95, you’ll receive the pumpkin (minus the guts), a carving kit, a pumpkin beer, and small plates. The featured beers include local beers St. Pete Brewing Company’s Drop Dead Gourd and Cigar City Good Gourd, as well as Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest and Jack-O Traveler Shandy.

Thursday, October 29 puts a spotlight on Traveler Beer Company, featuring their Jack-O Traveler Shandy. Keep the glass with any Jack-O draft purchase.

Friday, October 30 it’s time to Trick or Treat. Choose from a number of pumpkin beers (Cigar City Good Gourd, Terrapin Pumpkinfest, St Pete Brewing Co Drop Dead Gourd and Traveler Beer Co Jack-O Traveler Shandy) to order and test your luck in the “Treat or Trick” bag! Prizes include glassware, gift cards, free beer, and more.

Coppertail Brewing Co Costume Contest + Haunted Brewery Tours

Friday, October 30 at 6:00 pm

It wouldn’t be Halloween without some spookiness. Join Coppertail’s Halloween party for tours and prizes. Starting at 6:00 pm, go on a tour of the haunted brewery with Sam Bips. Enter the costume contest by 9:30 for a chance to win one of three prizes, ranging from giftcards to beer.

Brew Bus ‘Boo Bus’ Pub & Brewery Crawl

Friday, October 30 and Saturday, October 31 at 7:00 pm

This halloween, hop on the Boo Bus for a ‘beer-y’ scary pub and brewery crawl.

On Friday, October 30 join the Brew Bus as it’s transformed into the Boo Bus. For this pub crawl, start at Cigar City Cider & Mead where the bus leaves at 7:00 PM. Then, you’ll head to Fords Garage, Bar Louie, and Whiskey Joes in Tampa for a night of fun.

On Saturday, October 31, the Boo Bus heads over to the other side of the bay for a brewery crawl. Meet at Cigar City Brewing at 7:00 PM, and the bus will take you across the bridge to St. Pete Brewing. The night ends with pints at Cycle Brewing. Dress in your finest for the costume contest!

Cost is $30 per person. As always, enjoy a Brew Bus beer onboard. Learn more and buy tickets on the Brew Bus site.

Halloween Night at Dunedin Brewery

Saturday, October 31 at 9:00 pm

Join the costume party at Dunedin Brewery and listen to music from Gimmie Hendrix, an Athens, GA tribute band of the Jimi Hendrix Experience. There’s no cover charge, just show up in costume and enjoy the night!

See more and RSVP on the event page.