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August 18, 2014 - Broad Ripple Village in Indianapolis welcomed a new addition to its already large collection of bars and restaurants on August 16th with the opening of HopCat, a taproom and restaurant at the corner of College and Broad Ripple...Full Post>>
Why The Great Taste of the Midwest Craft Beer Festival in Madison, WI is More Than Just A, Well, Great Taste
August 15, 2014 - Demand far exceeds supply. It’s one of the truths that makes craft beer an exciting and challenging, at times even frustrating, hobby. Beer geeks crash...Full Post>>
August 13, 2014 - Next Sunday I’m going to enjoy my last craft beer…for just a little while or so. The day after that, I will begin a non-alcoholic, liquid-only diet, and on the day following that, I’m going to take a long nap while a very experienced surgeon removes...Full Post>>
August 12, 2014 - Widely regarded as an eccentric bureaucrat, Kent “Battle” Martin approves essentially every beer label in the United States, giving him awesome power over a huge industry. For years, one man has approved...Full Post>>
August 11, 2014 - In my last story for Indiana on Tap I was lamenting the amount of breweries in northern Indiana that are closed on Mondays. I was becoming frustrated at all of these wonderful breweries I would love to try...Full Post>>
August 7, 2014 - The craft beer community is tight-knit, passionate about their brews, and a little… how shall I say this?… quirky. (I mean that in the best way possible. After all, I’m...Full Post>>
Gnawbrew Festival 2014: Why the Threat of Weather Will Never Ruin the Triple Threat of Craft Beer, Art & Music
July 30, 2014 - I was asked a few weeks ago to attend and write up something brilliant for the Gnawbrew Beer, Art, & Music Festival--a festival in GnawBone, Indiana each year. I agreed to do so...Full Post>>
July 29, 2014 - Join us on a tour of four breweries in Cincinnati with Cincy Craft Connection on Thursday, August 14th. Use promo code IOTTOUR for 10% off any tour booked between now and 8/14!...Full Post>>
July 22, 2014 - The Indiana Brewers Guild’s Microbrewer’s Festival began for me with an unexpected opportunity to toss out my good-deed for the day. As we worked through the enormously long...Full Post>>
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Featured Upcoming Events
While all of the Indiana breweries host or promote events of all sizes throughout the year, we'll be updating this section regularly with the best upcoming events.
Hops & Flip Flops Craft Beer Festival
Friday, August 22nd @ 5:30pm - 10pm
Valparaiso Summer BrewAthlon
Saturday, August 23rd @ 7:30am - 4pm
3rd Annual Beers Across the Wabash
Saturday, August 23rd @ 2pm - 6pm
Festiv-Ale: A Wine & Stein Celebration
Saturday, August 23rd @ 4pm - 8pm
Victory Field, Indianapolis, IN
Pints in the Park
Saturday, August 23rd @ 4pm - 8pm
Indy Eleven Craft Brew Night
Saturday, August 23rd @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm
IUPUI's Michael A. Carroll Stadium
Indianapolis Monthly 2014 Beerfest
Thursday, August 28th @ 6pm - 8:30pm
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