Jun
23
Wed
July 2021 Connecticut Beverage Journal Mailing
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
Jun
28
Mon
Connecticut Restaurant Association Golf Classic @ Lyman Orchards Golf Club
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 7:00 pm

The Connecticut Restaurant Association (CRA) will host its annual Golf Classic at Lyman Orchards Golf Club on June 28, 2021. The day offers 18 holes of golf, a chance to gather with industry friends all in support supports the Connecticut Hospitality Educational Foundation and the CRA. More details will  be announced. Visit ctrestaurant.org for more information and sponsorship opportunities.

 

 

 

Jul
17
Sat
Brewers Ball Home Brew Festival @ Bad Sons Brewery
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Brewers Ball Home Brew Festival @ Bad Sons Brewery | Derby | Connecticut | United States

Bad Sons Beer Co. and Smoke in the Valley present the Brewers Ball Home Brew Festival at Bad Sons Beer Co. in Derby on July 17. Guests will have the opportunity to sample more than 60 beers in a variety of styles paired with eats from local food vendors. More event entertainment will include games, shopping local vendors and a People’s Choice competition.

 

Jul
22
Thu
August 2021 Connecticut Beverage Journal Mailing
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
Jul
23
Fri
Third Annual Marriott Summer Beer Fest and Fundraiser @ Courtyard by Marriott
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Third Annual Marriott Summer Beer Fest and Fundraiser @ Courtyard by Marriott | Waterbury | Connecticut | United States

The third annual Spring Beer Fest by Courtyard by Marriott Waterbury Downtown will take place on Friday, July 23, 2021. The event will feature more than 40 regional and local craft breweries, accompanied by plenty of popular food trucks. General Admission tickets cost $45 for the main event from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m and $55 for VIP Hour Access at 5:00pm with specialty beers poured. Designated Driver tickets are available. This is a 21+ event. A portion of the event proceeds will benefit Looking Glass Animal Rescue, a Ridgefield, Connecticut-based nonprofit volunteer-based animal welfare organization dedicated to rescuing dogs from high-kill shelters and hoarding.

See 2019’s highlights here.

Please check the event website due to COVID-19-related updates or changing guidelines regarding public gatherings.

 

Aug
24
Tue
September 2021 Connecticut Beverage Journal Mailing
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
Sep
4
Sat
Sun BBQ Fest @ Mohegan Sun
Sep 4 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sun BBQ Fest @ Mohegan Sun | Montville | Connecticut | United States

The Sun BBQ Fest “celebrates the best in barbecue” at Mohegan Sun during Labor Day weekend. Ticket holders will enjoy full plates of food from nationally acclaimed BBQ establishments, along with craft and domestic beer and craft cocktails, set amid a festival atmosphere with live music and games in the casino’s Winter parking lot. More entertainment will include the “People’s Choice Competition”, where attendees will sample and choose their favorites, along with the event’s annual Wing & Rib competition. The Sun BBQ Fest also features a World Food Championship sanctioned barbecue competition with over 70 teams. The event will close with a firework show on Saturday night and the full award announcement for all competition winners on Sunday afternoon. See more info and buy tickets here.

 

Sep
5
Sun
Sun BBQ Fest @ Mohegan Sun
Sep 5 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun BBQ Fest @ Mohegan Sun | Montville | Connecticut | United States

The Sun BBQ Fest “celebrates the best in barbecue” at Mohegan Sun during Labor Day weekend. Ticket holders will enjoy full plates of food from nationally acclaimed BBQ establishments, along with craft and domestic beer and craft cocktails, set amid a festival atmosphere with live music and games in the casino’s Winter parking lot. More entertainment will include the “People’s Choice Competition”, where attendees will sample and choose their favorites, along with the event’s annual Wing & Rib competition. The Sun BBQ Fest also features a World Food Championship sanctioned barbecue competition with over 70 teams. The event will close with a firework show on Saturday night and the full award announcement for all competition winners on Sunday afternoon.

 

Sep
18
Sat
Festival of Wine & Spirits @ The Double Tree By Hilton
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Festival of Wine & Spirits will take place on Saturday, September 19, 2021 at the Double Tree By Hilton in Bristol. Hosted by the Bristol Hospital Development Foundation, more than 225 fine wines, beer and spirits will be available for tasting, along with food from gourmet food stations and a dessert spectacular. All proceeds from this event will benefit renovations to the Emergency Center at Bristol Hospital. For more information on becoming a business partner or sponsoring this event contact Emily Viccaro at the Development Foundation.

 

Sep
22
Wed
October 2021 Connecticut Beverage Journal Mailing
Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm