February 1, 2018 to February 10, 2019
For a list of Volusia Beer Week Events please visit our Calendar of Events.
Check back often as events are being added daily!
DeLand Beer Festival was started in 2010 by two local beer enthusiasts, Todd Carpenter and Vinnie Morrissey. With an attendance of around 450 people, the first DeLand Beer Festival included a large component of public education focusing on craft beer brands. Since then the event has expanded to encompass an entire week devoted to craft beer in Volusia County with nearly 4000 people attending beer week events.
Volusia Beer Week, formerly DeLand Craft Beer Week started in 2013 and has hosted events from Ormond Beach to Sanford. Events include pint nights, special bottle releases, rare and limited draft releases, art and music events, beer dinners and brunches, beer tastings, meet the brewer events, educational sessions, a homebrew competition and the signature event, DeLand Beer Festival.
This year's Volusia Beer Week Premier Events include the #DrinkVolusia Bus Tour, Brews and Bowties, BrewCon 2018, and DeLand Beer Festival. These events started as a way to benefit our community and they continue to support the community that supports us. One hundred percent of the proceeds from these Premier Events go to support the Craft Beverage Community in Volusia County and MainStreet DeLand Association, a 501c3 charity, to support their efforts dedicated to supporting and enhancing the economic development of Historic Downtown DeLand while protecting and promoting DeLand's historic heritage.
2018 DELAND BEER FESTIVAL (2019 info coming soon)
February 10, 2018
1:00pm to 5:00pm
The 9th Annual DeLand Beer Festival features over 80 Breweries and over 350 different beers. Beers include Rare and Vintage Beers, Cask Beers, over 40 Florida Breweries, and 3 Homebrew Clubs from all across Central Florida.
DeLand Beer Festival is located in Historic Downtown DeLand on Indiana Avenue. Tickets include unlimited samples from 1 to 5.
DeLand Beer Festival is a Rain or Shine Event. This is a 21 and Up event and ALL attendees must have a photo ID. No ID No Entry. No infants or pets allowed.
Participating Local Breweries: Persimmon Hollow Brewing, Central 28 Beer Co, Tomoka Beer Co, Odd Elixir MeadWorks, Copperbottom Distillery, Daytona Beach Brewing, Beachside Brew Pub, Moonrise, Trilogy Coffee, Half Wall Brewing, New Smyrna Beach Brewing, Ormond Brewing
Participating Central Florida Breweries: Bowigens, Hourglass, Ten 10, Ellipsis, Suncreek, Black Cauldron, Sanford Brewing, Wops Hops, Dees Brothers, Dirty Oar, Orange Blossom Brewing, Intracoastal Brewing, Bugnutty Brewing, Toll Road, Playalinda Brewing, Red Cypress, Crooked Can, Yalaha Bottle Company
Participating Florida Breweries: Atlantic Beach, 81 Bay, Cigar City, Wicked Barley, MIA Brewing, Miami Brewing, Saltwater, Tampa Bay Brewing Company, Big Storm, Infinite Ale Works, Intuition
Participating National Breweries: Bell's, Anchor, Lagunitas, Sam Adams, Brooklyn, Dogfish Head, Oskar Blues, Sierra Nevada, Terrapin, Destihl, Anchorage, Jolly Pumpkin, North Peak, Crooked Stave, Clown Shoes, Lord Hobo, Coastal Empire, Blue Point, 21st Amendment, Duclaw, Abita, Six Point, Praire Artisan Ales, Argus Cider, Slim Pickens Cider, Honor Brewing, Harpoon Brewing
Participating Import Breweries: Einstock
Participating Homebrew Clubs and BIP: Bayboro Brewing, Central Florida Homebrewers, Seminole Brew Club, Daytona Brew Club
Additional Vendors: Florida Brew Tours, Pints and Paws, Jackie Robinson Ball Park Food Truck, The Truck by Brickhouse, Mama T's Sweet Treats, Daytona Arcade Museum, Hop Cloth, SR Perrott Wines, Roque Pub, Abbey Bar, DeLand Pride Network, Mimi's Art, Vintage Tasting Table
Breweries are being added everyday. Please check back often for updates.
BREWS & BOWTIES: A DINNER GASTRONOMIC PROPORTIONS
February 8, 2018
7:00pm to 10:00pm
Brews & Bowties is a Beer Pairing dinner like no other. It features 10 area restaurants partnered with 10 rare and unique beers. Tickets are limited to 100 people and the event is held at The Table Restaurant in Historic Downtown DeLand
Previous dinners have had some amazing pairings. Among the favorites were Gas Full Service's Chipolte Cinnamon Beef Taco Sliders with Terrapin Cinnamon Roll'd Wake n Bake, Spanish River Grill's Mulled Stout Braised Pork Belly with CCB Humidor Series Smoked Imperial Stout and Sweet Spot's Palo Santo Ice Cream with 2012 DFH Palo Santo Marron, just to name a few.
Participating Breweries: The Bruery, Odd Elixir MeadWorks, Dogfish Head, Founder's, Stone, Tomoka Beer Company, Central 28 Beer Co, Daytona Beach Brewing, Persimmon Hollow Brewing, Jester King
Participating Restaurants: J&D Catering, Abbey Bar, Sweet Spot, The Elusive Grape, McK's Tavern, Dobro's Chicago Pizza, Sarah's Sweets, The Table, Neighbors, YOLO Grilled Cheese
Volusia Bus Tour
February 3, 2018
Noon to 8:00pm
Take a Bus Tour of Volusia County Breweries and Beyond. The Volusia Bus Tour will begin at Odd Elixir MeadWorks in Downtown DeLand and will take you on a tour of 6 additional Breweries. Your ticket includes bus transportation from Odd Elixir, one featured drink at each stop, and the camaraderie of 40 fellow beer enthusiasts!
Participating Breweries: Odd Elixir MeadWorks, Tomoka Beer Company, Daytona Beach Brewing, Persimmon Hollow Brewing, Half Wall Brewing, Central 28 Beer Co, McK's Tavern and Brewery
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