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Craft Beer & Spirits Tasting at Guilford Arts Center

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March 8, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

YOU ARE INVITED! Sample craft beer and spirits handcrafted by Connecticut-based brewers and distillers on Friday, March 8 from 6-8:30 pm in the GAC gallery.We’re very excited to welcome two CT distilleries this year: Litchfield Distillery (Litchfield, CT ) and Asylum Distillery (Bridgeport, CT). They’ll be pouring samples of small batch spirits s and sharing information about their process & products.

Interested in beer? We’ll be tasting the latest from Stony Creek Brewery, 30 Mile Brewery, Thimble Island Brewery and Two Roads Brewery.

In addition to the tastings, you can also enjoy:

  • Delicious “bar bites” food
  • Silent auction
  • Live music by local band One & Done
  • Live blacksmithing demonstrations by GAC faculty & students
  • GAC Faculty Art Exhibition in the gallery

Meet the breweries and distilleries coming:

Asylum Distillery

Bridgeport-based Asylum uses 100% Connecticut grown corn in all their products, making them gluten-free. They’ll bring samples of all their products, including their award-winning gin, three flavored Vodkas (ginger, cinnamon and celery), and three whiskeys (CT Maple, Aged Whiskey and Moonshine).

Litchfield Distillery

Nestled in the hills of northwest Connecticut, Litchfield Distillery batches exceptionally distilled spirits, handcrafted from the highest quality, regionally harvested grains and fruit. Litchfield will bring their award-winning bourbons, vodka and gins, as well as mixing up their signature cocktail, “The Litchfielder”.

Thimble Island Brewing Co.

Originally available at KC’s pub in GAC’s hometown of Guilford, Thimble Island Brewery is now one of the largest micro-breweries in CT. Come try a range of their beers, such as Ruby Tart Blonde, American Ale and Ghost Island Double IPA.

Stony Creek Brewery

Blending clean, bold West Coast flavors with East Coast balance and drinkability, Stony Creek serves “agressively laid back beer”. They’ll have their new Brut Cranky (Brut IPA), Stony Joe (golden coffee Stout) and Cranky IPA.

Two Roads Brewing Co.

Founded in 2012 by four friends looking for a “road less traveled”, the Two Roads brewery and beer garden has become an iconic Stratford destination. Two Roads will offer from their wide range of regular and seasonal beers.

30 Mile Brewing Co.

Established in 2015, 30 Mile Brewing Co is a family-friendly micro-brewery based in Old Saybrook. They brew variety, from Stouts to Double IPAs, to Saisons and Sours – something for everyone!

Tickets $50 per person. Bring a group of friends or meet some new ones!! Purchase online or call (203) 453-5947.


Tickets $50 per person. Purchase online or call the GAC office (203) 453-5947.

This will be a fun night out!Grab some friends and head to GAC for an evening of good drink, food, art and entertainment. And it all benefits arts programming in your community. What more could you want??!!


March 8, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Guilford Art Center
411 Church Street
Guilford, CT 06437


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